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Pizzeria Imperfetto

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1176 Pukaki Street, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
+64 7-347 7851
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good13%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“tiramisu” (25 reviews)
“italian pizza” (17 reviews)
“caprese salad” (4 reviews)
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1176 Pukaki Street, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The BEST pizza we have all eaten in our lives. authentic thin base wood fired to perfection. No pizza will compare again, will always be looking for something as good as this.

Thank clawrieross
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Loved their pizza. Authentic Italian pizza; crust was soft; toppings was fresh. Service was quick and fast; we got our pizza in a quick time.

1  Thank TravlQ
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The pizzas here are fantastic - authentic thin and chewy crust with good quality toppings. They don't do BYO here so we chose to takeaway as we had bought some wines from some local vineyards. We ordered a capricciosa and the inferno pizzas - they...More

Thank SuzieLee71
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

These guys are wonderful warm hosts serving up a chilled relaxed atmosphere and the tastiest, freshest pizzas I’ve ever tasted! Every time we go out to dinner this is top of mind. Try the inferno, the flavour is simply sensational! James Alexander

Thank James A
Reviewed 2 April 2018

Always a pleasure to visit this place, The staff treat you as family! We are reasonably new to Rotorua and this is our 'go to' place for a great value night out.

Thank davidreid475
Brenda V, Owner at Pizzeria Imperfetto, responded to this reviewResponded 4 April 2018

Thank you for your kind review David :) is always a pleasure to have you guys!!!

Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

We grabbed takeaway, pizza was delicious dough and sauce seemed like was based off a traditional recipe. Even though the price was a bit on the high side would go back again

1  Thank Josh C
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

We came for takeaways and got amazing service. Staff were so friendly. We have stopped in here several times but tonight they excelled themselves. Highly recommended.

Thank Bijouxtoo
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

Pizza, service, atmosphere, if you like pizza that tastes authentic unlike the commercial joint this is for you! These guys rock!

Thank Stu R
Brenda V, Owner at Pizzeria Imperfetto, responded to this reviewResponded 4 April 2018

Thank you for your kind words, however we think your the one that rocks :)

Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

I’ve had pizza in some of the great pizzerias in the world including Naples and this is one of the best. Lovely young couple who own and operate and great service. Highly recommend!!

Thank Gene W
Brenda V, Owner at Pizzeria Imperfetto, responded to this reviewResponded 30 March 2018

Thank you Gene for such kind words!!! We are so glad you had such a great experience with us, next time your in NZ come see us again!!

Reviewed 21 March 2018

I stopped for a quick lunch at this place. Had 3 pizzas and the most amazing Caprese salad. Highly recommend!

1  Thank Katarzyna B
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23 November 2017|
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Response from Leonardospure | Property representative |
Hi there, yes we have definitely few options for vegan. Thank you for your interest. Leonardo
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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.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$24
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
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Open Hours
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
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 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, baked in a wood fire oven served with a big side of love.
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