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Gusto Italiano

263 Ponsonby Road | Three Lamps, Auckland Central, Auckland 1011, New Zealand
+64 9-361 1556
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“pizza” (21 reviews)
“bruschetta” (7 reviews)
“ragu” (3 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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263 Ponsonby Road | Three Lamps, Auckland Central, Auckland 1011, New Zealand
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The Good Service was pleasant and warm.Our waitress was good The Bad Food was average with no real intense flavors. The chicken breast was bland however the vegetables were excellent.The dessert of the day which was chocolate cake tasted very eggy and not what I...More

Thank followme70
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited with a group of friends. First time here. Great Italian food all round and very attentive service. It was a cold winter’s night but extremely cosy inside. We had specially booked for this night as our friends knew there was an opera singer...More

Thank Reynard1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

From the moment I made the booking in Italian I had a good feeling about this place. The garlic pizza for entree was great and my my steak recommended by the chef was very tender indeed. Atmosphere is terrific. There is a huge pizza Oven...More

Thank queenipoo
Reviewed 1 week ago

Popped in here with our grown up kids for an evening meal. What a great choice, Fabulous atmosphere, decorated with all sort of Italian bits and pieces, lots of photographs and printed matter on the walls to keep us fascinated. Then there is the food....More

Thank guggetravel
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were staying nearby at the Ponsonby Manor and wanted a good meal. We got more than a meal. It was a spectacular authenic Italian dinner!

Thank FloridaFolks55
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful cozy winters dinner with friends. Calamari was perfect. Bruschetta amazing. They have a wood fired pizza oven and the pizza was exquisite. Great service. Definitely will be back.

Thank Bryce E
Reviewed 31 May 2018

I was starved and so were my 3 family members. We had just arrived in Auckland a couple of hours before and wanted a good meal. Gusto Italiano was walking distance from our airbnb. It's a fairly small place and most of the tables were...More

Thank Trip-Review01
Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile

I’m far from a Pizza lover, in fact I rarely enjoy Pizza. This place has the best Pizza I’ve ever eaten. The other options were equally as amazing too. Great range of drink options and amazing service. Very authentic and in fact I said to...More

Thank Phil W
Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

All three of us really enjoyed our meal here. Very good food, good service and a nice atmosphere. We will definitely be back.

Thank Ved-lost
Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile

This restaurant looks cute - but that is about all. My seafood pasta was bland and overpriced. My husband had chicken pasta which was also underwhelming. We won’t go back. I went away thinking that it’s very disappointing to go somewhere where the food is...More

Thank karenrZ4677CC
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:15 PM
12:00 PM - 10:15 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 263 Ponsonby Road | Three Lamps, Auckland Central, Auckland 1011, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  Auckland Central
  • Phone Number: +64 9-361 1556
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