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Kassaba Mediterranean Cafe & Restaurant

13 Tongariro Street | Beside Mulligans Bar, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
+64 7-377 4003
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good11%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“baklava” (5 reviews)
“hummus” (5 reviews)
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12:00 PM - 9:30 PM Hours
Italian, Lebanese, Moroccan, Mediterranean, New Zealand, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
13 Tongariro Street | Beside Mulligans Bar, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We really enjoyed eating here, ordered the sultan platter the hummus was amazing, lamb shanks -best value in town, the doner kebab was a bit fatty and should have been carved off the spindle, however the meat was fished out from a lamb curry, that’s...More

Thank prorish
Reviewed 5 days ago

Wandered in on a Sunday night in wintery Taupo and sat down in this cool little restaurant with a mediteranian setting and we were treated to a fantastic feed. Your know those feeds where you get hungrier the more you eat? That for us is...More

Thank noamwhiteside
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We had great food all around Taupo but this was the highlight. Huge range and delicious. Attentive and welcoming service.

Thank GJW003
Reviewed 6 days ago

We were welcomed warmly with a friendly waitress, she made us feel comfortable & relaxed, as well as bring much joy with her conversations and smile. She made the night for us ...only wish we got her name to put on this review. When our...More

Thank Tracey R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Absolutely delicious! Honestly the best Mediterranean food you'll find, and for such a good price. The service can't be beaten. So pleased we came across this wee gem. 10/10

Thank Rachel W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great flavours, good spread. Shared with family and all left satisfied. Staff were friendly and helpful in creating a shared spread we all very much enjoyed. Thank you. We will be back

Thank KeirMelbourne
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The entree of dips were delicious. The mains (chicken and lamb) were ‘average’. The lamb was very fatty. The staff were very pleasant and very attentive. The meals arrived quickly which was great.

Thank NJH1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good food and very friendly/warm service. Some great vegetarian options too! Would recommend dining here

Thank MarkF5142
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Highly ranked on trip advisor so we had dinner here. Ok - ish. Plain decor. Friendly staff. Ok food. But not worthy of being top 4 in Taupo. We had bread and dips as starter - used our knives for this, but when they cleared...More

Thank David A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just dined here for my granddad's birthday. I had the hummus and garlic bread for an entree, and chickpea and lentil stew for my main. Both were exquisite! I was so pleased with my food. They even brought out a free piece of cake with...More

Thank DaminW5
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4 April 2018|
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Response from Kassaba99 | Property representative |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 AM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 AM - 9:30 PM
12:00 AM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13 Tongariro Street | Beside Mulligans Bar, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Taupo District  >  Taupo
  • Phone Number: +64 7-377 4003
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