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Bethanys Restaurant

32A The Square, Palmerston North 4410, New Zealand
3516322
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Overview
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good41%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
European, New Zealand, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
32A The Square, Palmerston North 4410, New Zealand
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21 - 30 of 254 reviews

Reviewed 21 December 2016

This is a great place to eat. Go occasionally for lunch, the last time I had the chicken and mush room filo which was very tasty. When we have been for dinner, had the steak - truly the best steak in Palmy.

Thank marg0bebb
Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

Bethany's is in the centre of the city and ideally placed in the Square for a coffee break or lunch time snack. The coffee is great and the food is excellent. We had a bowl of nachos dripping in cheese. Well worth a look if...More

Thank Journeyman4
Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

The service was great, we asked the waiter if we could change our table because the table next to us had a very loud screaming baby and the waiting staff were very understanding and quick to shuffle things around. They're the only reason this is...More

Thank electricgillman
Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

Always a great place or lunch or dinner. Clean, great service, great food, great value and lovely location looking out on to The Square and Clock Tower.

Thank Dawn_Jefferies
Reviewed 30 November 2016

My first impression of Bethany's was not a good one. Soon after arriving I went to use the bathroom only to find it extremely dirty, ( I wont go into the details). Toilet roll holders were also empty, and the upstairs bathroom was slightly better...More

Thank Michelle B
Reviewed 22 November 2016

Each time I have been to Bethany's its always been good food and nice coffee. The staff have been helpful and friendly, I like the atmosphere as well. If you want somewhere a little more private, you can go upstairs. On a hot sunny day,...More

Thank charlene287
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

We didn't book a table here but they found the time to find us a table. Excellent service and very friendly. Food was just amazing, what more can I say but wow!

Thank hayleym122
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

We visited on spec on a busy Saturday night with a few big tables and a warning of a kitchen backlog. However the starter came quickly enough and we weren't left waiting for long for our mains. Service was prompt and attentive. The mains were...More

Thank Simon_Bodecott
Reviewed 22 October 2016

We had a lovely time here. If you can, book a table upstairs by the window. Has some nice views overlooking 'The Square'. As for the food delicious! We both had Scallops to start and my wife moved onto the Chicken Supreme main while I...More

Thank Allanh50
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

My wife have lived in Palmy for many years but have never got round to going to Bethanys for lunch. Today we thought we would call in and give it a try. What a great place this is and now whish we had been before....More

Thank Wheller151
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dddeboer
We will be in New Zealand in November and would like to try your restaurant out. I would like to know the price range of the food so I know how to budget for this. Thank you!
19 July 2016|
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Response from maggie_vine | Reviewed this property |
The best thing is to check out their menus as they change. Visit their website bethanys. co. nz (I have had to separate the address as it won't let me post a website but put them all together) As a note desserts are huge... More
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Rita P
If I wanted to have a birthday brunch on a Sunday for 15-10 people, would that be possible to have a private area? thanks
18 June 2016|
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Response from cdgardiner | Reviewed this property |
It seems possible to have it upstairs , I'm aware that they can section it off for private functions
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dougaudrey
Are you open tonight?
19 January 2015|
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Response from Reublynne | Property representative |
Sorry. You obviously know now that we are not open. apologies for the inconvenience. We do not open on Stat evening's. Only for lunch.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, View, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 32A The Square, Palmerston North 4410, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Manawatu-Wanganui Region  >  Palmerston North
  • Phone Number: 3516322
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