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Al Centro Restaurant & Bar

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105 Hautapu Street, Taihape, New Zealand
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good38%
  • Average25%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“steak” (12 reviews)
“camembert” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
105 Hautapu Street, Taihape, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here in a group of seven. The service, from go to whoa was average at best. Far from attentive, one staff member preferred to go and chat with other customers, moaning at how busy they were, whilst the other waitress moved plates only and...More

Thank Rick M
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Food was nice service was pretty friendly, but the place seemed a little run down. Was a bit expensive for pasta - though we got main size and it was a lot of food.

Thank liftmeupletmefall
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is amazing in this very cozy friendly town. Traveling through sightseeing in the north island. Yummy entree of camembert fried cheese. .with cranberry sauce. I had a vege crepe for a main. ..so delicious. .my partner enjoyed the veal. Great home cooking..warm friendly...More

Thank earthangel11
Reviewed 12 March 2017

The moment you walk in to this restaurant, you feel very welcomed. The food was fantastic, the service was friendly, competent, and genuine. The menu was comprehensive. Highlights were Spaghetti bolognese for the kids, and fillet mignon. Highly recommend this quaint family eatery.

Thank MariaGB1
Reviewed 27 February 2017

Excellent food on both nights, especially the fillet mignon. Staff were engaging and prompt. Would recommend a try.

Thank Mike W
Reviewed 27 January 2017

We have been meaning to come here for many years on our way past when travelling north. We felt the meals were good, a little pricey for what they were. Also being lovers of Italian foods and the particular spices they tend to use we...More

Thank KiwiDan-75
Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

Extra good service from the team here, no trouble with what I asked for and whacked up a bloody good meal, good size too. Will certainly visit again

Thank truckn04
Reviewed 23 November 2016

A great meal enjoyed by all. Food was fantastic - service was great as we had over 80 people on the night. This was more people than anticipated so they did really well. Bar service was spot on. Thanks Elsie & Petro xx

Thank 95trishp
Reviewed 22 November 2016

We went to Al Centro Restaurant for a birthday dinner and had the buffet option, only half our guests got to eat as the restaurant had plenty of months notice of our arrival, they ran out of food and didn't restock the buffet. no refund...More

3  Thank Narrissa I
Reviewed 1 October 2016

We stopped off on route to Taupo, we had the best fish n chips ever! Fresh fresh fish, and a great serving of chips. Would really recommend any one to stop here and eat.

Thank PaulineTAntrum
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Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
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  • Address: 105 Hautapu Street, Taihape, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Manawatu-Wanganui Region  >  Rangitikei District  >  Taihape
Delicious and well priced, their steaks are just amazing!
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