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Pizzeria Imperfetto Restaurant

1176 Pukaki Street, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
+64 7-347 7851
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good14%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“tiramisu” (24 reviews)
“pizza” (150 reviews)
“burrata” (3 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1176 Pukaki Street, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Are you looking for Italian pizza? The real one? You're in the right place! And we have been as well! You will NOT find terrible fake-Italian pizzas with chicken, ananas, ketchup... on top! Edoardo will cook for you in his oven a tasty pizza and...More

Thank mgl73
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Why hadn't we found this place sooner... we had heard about it from a family member and decided to give it a go. It was a Saturday night (last night of school holidays) and there were no tables available but we were happy to have...More

1  Thank tiger96_nz
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We popped in for dinner on a Saturday night, and although we didn't book we managed to get a table. We shared a pizza which tasted amazing and had tiramisu for dessert which was to die for. The service is fantastic here, very attentive, and...More

Thank WelshGirlNZ
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We all agreed. This was one of the best. Friendly staff and very tasty pizza. Would love to go back and will recommend this place to anyone heading to Rotorua.

Thank C210LSkevinf
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Great pizza, we tried the Quattro Formaggi and you can actually taste all the 4 cheeses. The Imperfetto is quite different with egg but still really good. Two of the better pizzas we have tried here in NZ. We also ordered the Burrata Platter which...More

Thank Gillieisha
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Booked an overnight stay in Rotorua purely to introduce my little family to this amazing restaurant. We had the antipasto platter, focaccia, two delicious pizzas and a couple of dessert platters (the desserts were the real reason I wanted to return!). I wish they opened...More

Thank G4224OXkellyb
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

Went here with friends for pizza. It was simply amazing. host was lovely, the food was traditional and far better toppings than franchised locations.

Thank Bryan W
Reviewed 30 May 2017

This is the most amazing little pizzeria. Super friendly owners who were really accommodating to make adjustments to the toppings to make a vegan friendly pizza. The pizzas were cooked to perfection, and the tomato sauce was incredibly tasty.

Thank Ella C
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Our son wanted to have his 18th birthday dinner at this restaurant, because it's his favourite. well it did not fail to deliver. The service outstanding the food more outstanding, if there is anyone that knows how to cook authentic Itslian Pizzas, then this is...More

Thank moron123
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

Service was good and attentive Wine list by glass very restricted Only serving pizzas Order pizza wanted a salad as a side for 1 but price 16$ so didn't bother Pizza arrived very quickly with a number of burnt patches When I tried to lift...More

1  Thank John T
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Julia G
22 November 2016|
Response from Monica M | Property representative |
Hello julia, we will be open on the 23rd and 24th, but closed on Christmas day and boxing day. ty
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Response from Alex A | Reviewed this property |
We had lunch there as well.
18 July 2016|
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Response from KylieOberon | Reviewed this property |
Hi , we only had pizza and they did do gluten free , only one of our group was gluten intolerant and he said it was very good.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$26
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1176 Pukaki Street, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Bay of Plenty Region  >  Rotorua District  >  Rotorua
  • Phone Number: +64 7-347 7851
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Imperfetto is a small authentic Italian pizzeria. Pizza is made in the traditional italian way and baked in a wood fire oven.
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