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194-200 Ruapehu Drive, Palmerston North 4410, New Zealand
+64 6-357 4060
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good23%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“prawn salad” (4 reviews)
“steak” (13 reviews)
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European, New Zealand, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
194-200 Ruapehu Drive, Palmerston North 4410, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had been to Rendevous on a few occasions in the past and had really enjoyed the meal and atmosphere, but we were very disappointed by our experience last night. The waitress seemed to barely understand us, she brought the wrong beer order for my...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Sus1952
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Rendezvous Restaurant came highly recommended to us while visiting Palmerston North. Slightly disappointed with our visit, for what we spend the food and service should have been better.

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Waynedvh
Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile

We were most disappointed with the food here it was totally over priced for what we got, I ordered a prawn and beef salad when it came out looked like something out of a pig bucket I had to hunt for the prawns and beef...More

Date of visit: October 2018
3  Thank Excursion829305
Reviewed 26 October 2018

I wanted a good steak, & chose the steak from the main menu. The fillet steak I ordered (the only steak on the menu) was not what I got. It was a tough & stringy rump steak! Very disappointed & I wont eat there again.

Date of visit: October 2018
2  Thank iotapeter
Reviewed 28 September 2018 via mobile

I went there for office lunch. The service was slow. it was after an hour before I got my order. I ordered a seafood chowder. It was so salty I couldn't eat more than 3 spoonful. I sent it back and again it took a...More

Date of visit: September 2018
2  Thank D5218DWwilliaml
Reviewed 15 September 2018

Advised the server that I am a vegan and could I please have rice (which was in the menu) and a large serving of veges (lots of choice shown on the menu). Got a nicely presented pile of dry tasting saffron rice, around 6 pieces...More

Date of visit: September 2018
2  Thank Jodi1643
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

We came here for lunch. We had fish and chips and scotch fillet.. Overpriced for the quality of the food.. Frozen chips... The service okay but left long time without asking us how was the meal of if we wanted dessert or anything else...

Date of visit: August 2018
3  Thank Elena G
Reviewed 23 August 2018

Very friendly staff, not long to wait for a good meal, reasonable prices. The small serving of desert was very big - great value

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank EddyF282
Reviewed 27 July 2018

My family insisted on trying this place for my nephews birthday and I just want to say this was one of the best restaurant experiences i have ever had!! The Venue is beautiful for one and the service could not be faulted, they were so...More

Date of visit: July 2018
4  Thank meghan655
Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

Super impressed with the knowledge the waitress had. Will be back for another corn critter stack. Thangs guys!

Date of visit: July 2018
2  Thank Emma L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$24
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
9:30 AM - 9:00 PM
9:30 AM - 9:00 PM
9:30 AM - 9:00 PM
9:30 AM - 9:00 PM
9:30 AM - 9:00 PM
9:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 194-200 Ruapehu Drive, Palmerston North 4410, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Manawatu-Wanganui Region  >  Palmerston North
  • Phone Number: +64 6-357 4060
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