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The Pizza Library

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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Pizza, Fast food, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options

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About
The Pizza Library is one of New Zealand’s most celebrated pizzerias, offering large, handcrafted gourmet pizzas, only using the freshest of local produce. Its theme is that of a quirky, old style library with a modern twist. It has an intimate dining experience perfect for special occasions, family friendly & with a fully licensed bar. We are a local favorite & a must do for Bay visitors.
PRICE RANGE
US$5 - US$23
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, After-hours
CUISINES
Pizza, Fast food
FEATURES
Delivery, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Street Parking, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Surprisingly for the number of pizza places on earth, few stick to the proper rules. 1. A wafer thin base so that you actually taste the toppings. 2. Fresh tomato sauce, not made with paste like many of the chains do. 3. Don’t over do...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank G_Wintle
Reviewed 6 days ago

Incredible Service. Phenomenal Pizza. Mind-blowing drinks. Staff was super nice and friendly. Pizza was so good.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank shreyvarma
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I'd heard good things about this place and was disappointed. It is very expensive for what you get. Not much love or quality ingredients going on there...

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank fakelocal
Reviewed 8 January 2019 via mobile

This is a couple owned pizza restaurant. We met the owners and they were friendly and helpful. The pizza they recommended was delectable and had a healthy topping of cheese and meat. While waiting for the pizza to be delivered, you could go through their...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank AyaB37
Reviewed 30 December 2018 via mobile

Popped in for a pizza while the teenagers do what they do at this time of year. Pleasurably surprised. Very very friendly owners ( love the Phillipines!). Good pizza and owner was keen that we understood the pizza size before we ordered. Good drinks selection...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank patrickmK7100AQ
Reviewed 18 December 2018

The pizza is simply superb… obviously made by true foodies that really care about making proper pizza crust, rich and thick tomato sauce, and top quality fresh toppings. These guys don’t scrimp on ingredients. How is it that their pizza is so reasonably priced? I...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank tedvee
Reviewed 6 December 2018 via mobile

We went to the Pizza Library this week and I must say it was Devine.We can honestly say this is the best pizza we have had and the service was excellent and we can’t wait to get back there.We would totally recommend the pizza library.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank gypsy066
Reviewed 30 November 2018 via mobile

My partner and I stopped here on a Thursday night at 7pm. We were running to an event so we just wanted to get curly fries instead of a whole pizza since we were in a hurry. The fries took 35 minutes to get. They...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank mythicalmel
Catherine L, Owner at The Pizza Library, responded to this reviewResponded 1 December 2018

Hi. I remember you. Firstly I would like to apologize for the wait. It was a very busy night and we had 2 team members not show up. When it happens in an operational business things get very tough. Again this should not inconvenience you....More

Reviewed 20 November 2018 via mobile

Just had a GREAT pizza for dinner (Peter Rabbit to be exact)! Thin, crispy and absolutely delicious. Decor and wait staff were great too! Loved the library vibe. Beer and wine selections were superb! Highly recommend this place!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank CMMichelX2
Reviewed 18 November 2018 via mobile

We get pizzas here annually when at our timeshare but this may be the last time . We phoned our order in & it was almost ready when we got there but the selection of available pizzas is much reduced now & the Assassin one...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank FranNewZealand
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Colleen C
6 January 2017|
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Response from PizzaLibraryCo | Property representative |
HI There, Yes we do a 12" crispy Gluten Free base. It is very popular, we have a wide selection of Gluten free toppings also. Thank you. Take a look on our website thepizzalibrary
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