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The Big Salami

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$$ - $$$Pizza, Cafe,
Styne Ave | Plimmerton, Porirua, New Zealand
+64 4-233 0333
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good52%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“salami” (14 reviews)
“pizza” (33 reviews)
“chicken satay” (2 reviews)
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7:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
Pizza, Cafe, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Styne Ave | Plimmerton, Porirua, New Zealand
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We joined the happy throng of folk enjoying a beautiful sunny morning at the pavement tables outside The Big Salami. The service was smiling and quick. Our coffees arrived within minutes. Strong and hot - just as we like them. Pup enjoyed the big bowl...More

Thank Julie M
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

This place is now our go to for lazy Saturday night feed. The pizzas are awesome and they deliver for a reasonable fee. Not cheap but definitely worth it.

Thank Murray P
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

This is my family's favourite take out!! It's a race who can recommend it first! We love this place. Amazing food, friendly staff, soo goooood!!!

Thank kelz14w
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Our family favourite cafe in the region. Dave and the team are great at looking after us and providing great food and service. Dog friendly and a real treat every weekend. The stuffed scones are outstanding as are the pies and paninis. Coffee as always...More

Thank Aratag
Reviewed 5 June 2017

These people consistently make great pizza! Forget your "chain" pizza places and try their pizza. I can guarantee you won't be disappointed. We recently moved back after 16 years away and the pizzas have not changed in excellent quality. Locals can even get them delivered!...More

1  Thank DougieNZ1
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Afternoon tea visit and had the best caramel tan square ever with cookie dough on top. Yum. Sat outside in the sun after a walk along the beach. A great spot

Thank Alipa50
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

Dave and the staff here work very hard and provide great food and even better coffee rounded out with a smile and friendly service. It's a real gem of a cafe located in Plimmerton village. We love the scones especially the stuffed ones with bacon...More

Thank Aratag
Reviewed 25 March 2017

Plimmerton is fortunate to have this yummy pizza shop on it's doorstep. We 3 couples bought a lovely mix of them, with extras, to take to our rental for dinner on a Saturday night. Loved every mouthful and couldn't even eat it all in the...More

Thank MerlinBlaise
Reviewed 29 December 2016

Well this place makes the usual claim about being the best in New Zealand, or being world famous. It is actually good pizza and worth taking a trip for. The coffees were excellent, the chicken satay gourmet in particular was very good. The chili chicken...More

Thank Paul B
Reviewed 20 November 2016

Laid back cafe and takeaway. The best pizzas around. We travel there just for them. Also really good Afghan biscuits. Friendly easy going staff.

Thank Murray P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Pizza, Cafe, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Delivery, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Styne Ave | Plimmerton, Porirua, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Porirua
  • Phone Number: +64 4-233 0333
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