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193 Hastings Street, Napier 4110, New Zealand
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good37%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“kebab” (28 reviews)
“mixed grill” (13 reviews)
“baklava” (12 reviews)
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11:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
Mediterranean, Turkish, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
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193 Hastings Street, Napier 4110, New Zealand
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Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

We came here after reading reviews on tripadvisor and very happy that we did! The food here is super tasty and fresh. Heaps of variety. The Babbaganoush is THE BEST I have ever eatten and is a must try. Moussaka was tasty and the lamb...More

Thank guchigoodiva
Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

Bitterly cold evening in Napier, needed some good warm food in a warm environment and we found it here. Food was your typical Turkish selection with all of the favourites. We had a chicken salad and chicken shish both were great, perfect portion sizes, great...More

Thank Warren J
Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

I discovered this restaurant by chance whilst looking for wall art to photograph. I arrived a little early but was well looked after until the food was ready and it was well worth the wait. The food was fresh and the sauces were excellent. A...More

Thank Michael B
Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

We came to Kilim on new years day. Everything else was closed. Eventhough this wasn't our first choice, we really enjoyed our experience. The service was great. The man at the counter was friendly and patient as we enquired about the different items in the...More

Thank wkhloh
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

The kebabs were good however would recommend the stews which were hot and tasty. Thanks for the vote if you found this review helpful.

Thank nilintentum_reliquit
Reviewed 28 December 2017

Best customer service from restaurant staff. Natasha was very pleasing and courteous, the food was fresh and great! Would recommend to everyone coming to Napier.

1  Thank Maria Shella T
Reviewed 24 December 2017

Looking for a meal in Napier and we came across this restaurant. Very popular Turkish cruisine it was close to our Motel. Menu was very good with lots to choose from all at a good price. Our orders were handled in very good time considering...More

Thank dennisp859
Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

This was our first Turkish food experience. Wow!!! Beautiful spot, super service (most helpful and cheerful waitress ever!), and the best meal in a very long time. Every bite was amazing. Great value. Delightful!!!

Thank Holly L
Reviewed 16 November 2017

Trying out a new menu is very tricky but we had a decent meal and the staff were very keen to hear our opinion regarding the food. I had the tag one which was great although a little spicier than I anticipated my wife’s gluten...More

Thank kishere t
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

Great food and a wonderful choice for vegetarians or vegans. Great convenient location and lovely courtyard

Thank kattykoo
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Helen C
29 July 2016|
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Response from kilimcafenapier | Property representative |
The restaurant is in Napier. There is no Kilim in Hastings. There is another Kilim in Havelock North, but we have just same name, we are different companies who used to work together.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 193 Hastings Street, Napier 4110, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Hawke's Bay Region  >  Napier
  • Phone Number: 06-835-9100
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