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Caffe Centrale

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10 Alma Street, Hamilton 3204, New Zealand
+64 7-838 1013
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“gnocchi” (21 reviews)
“bolognaise” (2 reviews)
“piadina” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
10 Alma Street, Hamilton 3204, New Zealand
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Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

I've been here multiple times over the past few years and the food and service is exceptional every time. They are very accommodating and are happy to alter meals for my cousin with an egg allergy provided we call and inform them ahead of time....More

Thank Bekka G
Reviewed 8 May 2018

Last night we had our Nona.s 95th Birthday, 14 of us travelling a couple of hours to come to this little slice of Italy, of which we are grateful, as we all enjoyed a memorable night. This place has a lovely Vibe, and each of...More

Thank Ray B
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

Monday night work dinner. We were a little early but they opened up and let us in. The quality of food was great and all four of us were satisfied with our food. Italian wait staff and chef made it a taste of Italy 🇮🇹

Thank Mrtynz
Reviewed 26 April 2018

Our second visit to this busy restaurant,good service great menu,you can order Pasta dishes in entree sizes. Fresh salad and awesome Tiramisu. We enjoyed the Gnocchi with the blue cheese sauce. BYO and licensed too, corkage is $8 per bottle.

Thank rosemaryc438
Reviewed 21 April 2018

Beautiful authentic Italian food. Excellent service and atmosphere. We will be returning to this restaurant on our next trip to Hamilton. This cafe is the last cafe on the street nearest to the car park. Do not mistake this restaurant for the Italian restaurant 2...More

Thank Sandra L
Reviewed 26 March 2018

Can not fault anything about this place. Great service superb food and surroundings. Definitely recommend this one. Liscenced and BYO what more can you ask for.

Thank patzadmin
Reviewed 23 March 2018

Our dinner at Caffé Centrale was delicious...and fun! Our waiter, Alessandro, was very welcoming and attentive and helped us with our menu choices. We started with a wonderful antipasto of meats, cheeses, and vegetables, and the home-made pasta (fettuccini amatriciana) was amazing. When I mentioned...More

1  Thank BellaMay7
Reviewed 2 March 2018

My husband and I ate dinner at 6pm on Thursday night. Our warm-hearted and congenial waiter Alessandro gave us great vegetarians options. His recommendations were perfect and we enjoyed the ravioli, house salad and bruschetta (starter). The tiramisu and chocolate gelato were magic. Thank you,...More

Thank lisaoranges
Reviewed 23 February 2018 via mobile

Fabulous service, a great atmosphere and in a great location. My sister and I had Arabiatta and Bolognaise and it was so delicious. Will definitely be returning.

Thank jonmars2015
Reviewed 23 January 2018

Went here for a late dinner on a Sat night. We had caprese as a starter and rigatoni alla carbonara and fettucini amatriciana for mains. All delish and really authentic Italian - the carbonara was the highlight. The tiramisu is also top notch, and its...More

1  Thank KarenNZ2013
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Sokram A
24 April 2017|
Response from Chefnz65 |
Ciao,No I m so sorry.
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Sokram A
24 April 2017|
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Hi sorry but we don't made a pizza...
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 Alma Street, Hamilton 3204, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Hamilton
  • Phone Number: +64 7-838 1013
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