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Pizzeria Imperfetto Restaurant

1176 Pukaki Street, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
+64 7-347 7851
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good13%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tiramisu” (23 reviews)
“italian pizza” (15 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

Just amazing food. We had a variety of pizzas and calzone. Didn't think we could eat it all but couldn't stop ourselves. Lovely service. Can't wait to go back next time we are in town.

Thank Krittimuk
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were lucky to walk off the street and find a spare table, because this is restaurant is a wee gem and very popular. (I would recommend booking in advance). This is authentic Italian food at its best. The service was outstanding (a charming hostess)...More

Thank torijane2015
Reviewed 1 week ago

Luckily we picked this place based on reviews as from the outside it does not look too special and there are many pubs and restaurants nearby. The food was excellent taste and value. Totally authentic wood fired pizza and awesome desserts. The size was good...More

Thank Nigel B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Quick service and a bit more reasonable prices not being on the main eating strip. Very goos service and very authentic pizzas.

Thank David H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived just before 7pm on a Saturday night without a booking. We were seated and served promptly and the waitress was very helpful and offered recommendations. The pizza was delicious and exceeded all our expectations. Highly recommended.

Thank TerylC
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great staff, right in the eating area of Rotorua, really good pizzas and the ambience is so good too

Thank 438_Ngongotaha
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

As locals, coming here to eat had been on our to do list for a while. Wish we had done it sooner! The staff were friendly and provided great service. The pizza was so delicious. Nice atmosphere, very small. Can't wait to come back!

Thank leonief622
Reviewed 1 September 2017

My wife & I had pizza and salad for the very first time there, all we can say is this is one of the best pizzas we've had, so delicious & the staff were super friendly :)

Thank Jimmy B
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

We've tried some other (so-called) "Italian" restaurants, finding some kind of meals that can't be found in Italy. Then we've found this Pizzeria, and the experience was amazing: their pizza was exactly the same as the one we (Italian people) are used to eat in...More

Thank Pulsar1984
Reviewed 14 August 2017 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
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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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4 August 2016|
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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$8 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
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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