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Tomato - CLOSED

72 George St, Palmerston North 4410, New Zealand
+64 6-357 6663
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good26%
  • Average22%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (9 reviews)
“scones” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Cafe, New Zealand, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
72 George St, Palmerston North 4410, New Zealand
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Reviewed 18 June 2016

Great food, good service and a great location on George street. Worth visiting and child friendly. Get there.

Thank 21SevenFitness
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Reviewed 13 March 2016 via mobile

We both had pizza which was delicious and very good value for money. Apparently they're in a transition stage so didn't actually have my first two choices, which I understand, but maybe hand out a reduced temporary menu? No wifi either but it was a...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 5 March 2016 via mobile

This is a great little cafe nestled in the Palmerston North CBD. Tomato makes a selection of food that you often won't find anywhere else. One of my favourites is the 'boil up' full of meat and vegetables, it's a great way to satisfy the...More

Thank Gene S
Reviewed 23 February 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed breakfast here with a group. Good food, great service. Interesting menu and decent coffee, worth checking out.

Thank nzskater
Reviewed 7 February 2016 via mobile

We come down each year for speedway and always visit Tomato for breakfast. Love the food and feel it has an "organic" twist to it. Love the avocado smash! See you next year!

Thank porkynz
Reviewed 14 January 2016

first time in Palmy, went to Tomato for brunch as recommended by an i-site staff member - as an interior designer and lover of all things kiwiana, I loved the interior design of the restaurant. I ordered a big vege brekky, it was certainly big-...More

Thank Julie G
Reviewed 16 December 2015

Have been quite a few times now to this Cafe and mostly the service is pretty bad. No real personality comes through here and not sure how it won The Best Cafe as the coffee is definitely not great. The Tiramisu used to be worth...More

1  Thank charlene287
Reviewed 6 December 2015 via mobile

Best eggs Benny ive ever had! Their salads are also scrummy. Decor dosnt tickle my fancy however the food does and the staff were choice! Very vibrant and bubbly.

Thank Alve_Family
Reviewed 25 November 2015 via mobile

Met a couple of work colleagues here for breakfast. What can I say. From start to finish = excellent. Service fantastic. Food was perfect and fast. Can't fault anything here at all. Will most def be back! Glad we chose here than where we were...More

Thank Hotrep
Reviewed 30 October 2015

Unfortunately my family and I have never understood how Tomato won best restaurant or cafe or whatever it was. The food was unimpressive; and our polite dissatisfaction was rudely dismissed. The staff were a mix of friendly and helpful, rude and unhelpful. The service of...More

3  Thank MissFlibberty
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Restaurant Details

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Open Hours
08:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 14:30
07:00 - 14:30
07:00 - 14:30
07:00 - 14:30
07:00 - 14:30
07:00 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 72 George St, Palmerston North 4410, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Manawatu-Wanganui Region  >  Palmerston North
  • Phone Number: +64 6-357 6663
  • E-mail
Tomato Cafe is "Kiwi As..."An off the wall Kiwi-ana themed cafe by day, casual bistro by night.Tomato was judged the Regions Top Cafe in the 2012 New Zealand Best Cafe Awards...come and find out why !Please telephone us for enquiries or bookings.