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The Fat Farmer

360 Albert Street, Palmerston North 4410, New Zealand
+64 6-358 4999
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good23%
  • Average9%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (7 reviews)
“polenta” (2 reviews)
“beef ribs” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
360 Albert Street, Palmerston North 4410, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The most amazing food available in Palmerston North! Everything on the menu is amazing and the selection of the sharing plates means you can try more than one thing. My favourites are the Fried Chicken, Goats Cheese, Chicken Bao Buns and Lambs Chips. The whole...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank DownA18
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well worth the visit, and what a visit it was on so many levels. The place was packed and we strongly recommend that you book for the weekend nights at least. To kick off we booked, and the staff were so helpful, we booked a...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Sid H
Reviewed 7 November 2018

If you are looking for a great place to eat in Palmerston Nth then I certainly recommend The fat Farmer. Good variety on the menu tasty vege dishes and delicious meats too. The food is smaller portions designed to share, we ordered about 6 for...More

Date of visit: November 2018
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Reviewed 30 October 2018 via mobile

Wonderful restaurant set in a comfortable environment delivering some incredible food...this place is a must visit in Palmerston North. The staff are brilliant and make your time spend here so enjoyable, the food is nothing short of stunning and the atmosphere is comfortable and inviting...very...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 672MikeB
Reviewed 30 October 2018 via mobile

We ate here at a recommendation of the aubyn court spa motel. Food was fantastic and the service was even better

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Global23442842546
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

Really enjoyed our meal here. We had the lamb which was perfectly cooked, as were the other Sharing plates we got. The atmosphere was great and we were pleasantly surprised at the prices. The sticky date pudding was the best I have ever had. Will...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank LindaPaton
Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

Unique menu, nice staff took time to explain. Warm and cozy environment. Nice cocktail. Reasonable price. Would recommend. Would love to go again!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Dreamer550762
Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

Yes was a lovely place. But more for people who go in a group and want you to have lots if plates out to share many foods. Not really my thing about some of the dishes. Luckily yes you can buy singlet but there is...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank lindagarrood
Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

Great range of delicious dishes, something for everyone. Easy to share dishes. Staff are friendly and helpful. Efficient service. Decor is relaxed. We were there on a Friday night and was a bit noisy with the groups drinking at the bar but wouldnt put me...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Dee2856
Reviewed 3 August 2018

The BEST food in Palmy! The Fat Farmer is now my new local living just around the corner. The food is amazing, you have to try it for yourself. It is so nice been able to share a selection of small plates with friends and...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank j0dy2
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 360 Albert Street, Palmerston North 4410, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Manawatu-Wanganui Region  >  Palmerston North
  • Phone Number: +64 6-358 4999
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