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3 Kitchener Street, Martinborough 5711, New Zealand
+64 6-306 6094
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“duck” (38 reviews)
“croquettes” (13 reviews)
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European, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3 Kitchener Street, Martinborough 5711, New Zealand
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Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

It was a busy night but the service was attentive and just excellent. The entrees were interesting especially the prawns. The mains were great and the duck went down well. The wine list was extensive, strongly local and very good recommendations. In all an excellent...More

1  Thank Nigel S
Reviewed 14 March 2018

After a long journey we opted against the hotel “steak night” next door and followed up on the recommendation of the young girl in the tourist centre. It was the right decision. The menu offered an excellent range of interesting dishes and the wine list...More

1  Thank Andy M
Reviewed 11 March 2018

Service was very good, the wait staff were always abundant and smiling - very attentive. We only had breads and mains: bread was fair for the price, nothing special. The duck was very good and was recommended by staff. The chicken was tasty but overpriced...More

Thank Fairverona
Reviewed 3 March 2018

The best meals we've all had in a long time. My starter of melt in the mouth beef cheeks couldn't have been better. 5 very happy diners. Not the cheapest but worth every cent.

1  Thank P3139AOsuem
Reviewed 1 March 2018

We were a party of five on a busy evening but the service was excellent. Friendly but professional. Staff were prompt to replace our water and check for orders. The menu is not big but everything we ordered was very well presented, perfectly cooked, fresh,...More

1  Thank 405Sally
Reviewed 1 March 2018

Small restaurant in town. The food was modern and wonderful tastes. Also had a very good wine list with local wines at reasonable prices. Best meal we had in Martinborough

Thank William W
Reviewed 26 February 2018

We had dinner here as it came highly recommended. The place was full so we opted for a table which was slightly outside but still warm enough. We opted for the salmon and the beef fillet which turned out to be so so but from...More

Thank JYao55
Reviewed 23 February 2018

this is the third time of dining here, and Pinocchio has never failed to impress.We had family over from Australia and England and we were keen to show off our favourite restaurant in the region. They loved it and so did we. Exceptional flavours in...More

1  Thank Rick B
Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

Fabulous meal service was excellent and quick no wait what so ever couldn't fault will recommend and return thanks

1  Thank m3ga7ron
Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

Pinocchio’s was a great restaurant. Firstly, we were late (my fault) staff rang to confirm but I had left my phone elsewhere. After 30 minutes the table had been rebooked, fair enough, they were very busy. After some rejigging the staff fitted us in and...More

1  Thank rodkpage
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$26
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Kitchener Street, Martinborough 5711, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Wairarapa  >  Martinborough
  • Phone Number: +64 6-306 6094
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Pinocchio is a family owned and operated restaurant, we pride ourselves on using fresh produce from around New Zealand. We offer breakfast, lunch and dinner, in relaxed and friendly environment. Pinocchio has an extensive wine list, selected from local vineyards and from around New Zealand. Our Head chef Paul has combined his fine dinning knowledge and experience to create a menu that consists of sensational flavours combined with eye catching presentation in our bistro experience. Pinocchio has the capacity to seat forty-five people. Pinocchio has a sunny courtyard to enjoy your dinning experience or just a Peroni on tap. Private functions are available on request.
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