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The Coloseum

10 Riverpoint Road | Matawhero, Gisborne 4071, New Zealand
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14 Feb 2015
“Local delicious produce served”
13 Feb 2015
“Five stars for five visits”
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10 Riverpoint Road | Matawhero, Gisborne 4071, New Zealand
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Reviewed 15 February 2015

When driving around Gisborne you will see fields of produce being grown with local breweries and vineyards, so the thing I loved about this place, was the food and the drink menu respected and celebrated this. The service was friendly and the food was lovely,...More

Thank Joanne13ncl
Reviewed 14 February 2015

Best restaurant in Gisborne. The food has genuine care from scratch. You can see from the open kitchen, the passion and deliberate attention to so much more than just food. This restaurant is a step above the others in terms of care, flair and local...More

Thank Tea4twoplease
Reviewed 22 December 2014

Every time we eat here, something disappoints us. Either the service is slow or bad or the food is disappointing. I won't go back.

Thank okieabroad
Reviewed 22 October 2014 via mobile

Can't decide whether we like the food or the wait staff better! We have been here twice recently and have had exceptional dining experiences. Wait staff friendly, knowledgable, and accommodating. Food wise divine. We ordered entrees to share - pork belly, duck pancakes, salmon, and...More

Thank 3GisborneGirls
Reviewed 16 April 2014

Nice decor- rustic but classy- food also- nice friendly staff- with a smile ! shame couldn't stay longer tho.

Thank Gloria R
Reviewed 30 March 2014

Have been here many times and the food is always outstanding, everything seems to work in harmony, ingredient and flavour wise. I had a delicious Hapuka. Also the dessert (lemon tart) was really great. The wine list features local wines which is awesome especially for...More

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Reviewed 12 March 2014

Went here end of summer to a lovely 3 course meal. Great selection of food for menu - Prices are normal for what you pay. Food and sides of good quality and very impressed with dessert. Place very spacious and definitely an awesome location for...More

Thank Sierra P
Reviewed 19 January 2014 via mobile

the blackboard menu has a fantastic selection which is fresh and ever changing .the fish is fresh from Gisborne fisheries and filleted in the kitchen this is great.the steak was cooked to perfection with a wonderful tasting jus .in fact it was the best steak...More

Thank Amy L
Reviewed 1 September 2013 via mobile

Went here for dinner, and had a lovely meal and great service, in a place with great atmosphere. Well done.

Thank zambese
Reviewed 10 August 2013

As a novice foody I've been doing a tiki tour of Gisborne good dining these last 8 months--only entrees and a max of 3 visits to each, so limited. Every one of my three visits to The Colosseum -- duck, pork belly, chicken -- has...More

Thank seamus2013
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Open Hours
10:30 AM - 5:00 PM
4:30 PM - 12:00 AM
4:30 PM - 12:00 AM
4:30 PM - 12:00 AM
4:30 PM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 3:30 PM
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  • Address: 10 Riverpoint Road | Matawhero, Gisborne 4071, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Gisborne Region  >  Gisborne
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