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32A The Square, Palmerston North 4410, New Zealand
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good41%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“vegan salad” (5 reviews)
“reuben” (3 reviews)
“pumpkin soup” (3 reviews)
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Cafe, European, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
32A The Square, Palmerston North 4410, New Zealand
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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
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Fabulous steak always a colourful dish full of surprises ! Had many meals here at BEthnays never had a bad experience

Thank ange b
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

This place is great, slightly a bit more expensive but worth every penny you spend. For entrée the garlic bread is a most, best I have ever had.

Thank emmakG5453BJ
Reviewed 14 October 2016

I have had a couple of dinners here and each time it has been awsome. We have just recently had a 21st function here and the service was ammazing. Great service right from our first inquiery all the way untill the end of our function....More

1  Thank zenna-maria
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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
Rita P
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
19 January 2015|
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
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
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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