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The Garlic Press - CLOSED

81 Devon Street West, New Plymouth 4310, New Zealand
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Overview
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good42%
  • Average8%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
28 Jan 2014
“Fabulous service and a great menu”
13 Dec 2013
“Everything was great”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
American, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
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81 Devon Street West, New Plymouth 4310, New Zealand
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11 - 20 of 23 reviews

Reviewed 16 April 2013

I loved the burger from this place, whilst my husband had the chicken risotto. Both were devoured and hit the spot. Thoroughly recommended.

Thank Aussie_Family_12
Reviewed 18 March 2013

I have been here a few times and each time the food and the service were impeccable. You need to get past the atmosphere, and the menu looking more like the takeaway menu than a sit down meal place, because the food cannot be faulted....More

Thank NanInnz
Reviewed 15 March 2013

The building is close to the centre of New Plymouth and looks as if it might have been a carpet shop or something. OK, they painted it out and it is fine but it is not exactly cosy. But the service is friendly and efficient...More

Thank 99Martin
Reviewed 31 January 2013

Went here for my anniversary dinner. The waitress hadnt been taught how to cork a bottle of wine, so I did for her. The starter we ordered was $12 and came out as a small loaf of bread with some butter. The appetizer was a...More

1  Thank 123Alex123456789
Reviewed 8 January 2013

Someone in the kitchen at Garlic Press really knows how to cook! Highly recommended for excellent food and a buzzing atmosphere. Ask for a table near the front for speople watching on Devon Street. It packs out when there is something on at the TSB...More

Thank EmJNz
Reviewed 29 December 2012

We have eaten here a few times now and find the food fabulous. Would love to see a few different things on the menu or a special occasionally, but overall great.

Thank Flametree16
Reviewed 12 December 2012

Great food and good friendly service.....The staff were very flexible when we asked to be seated in a particular area of the restaurant. Good wine list and menu.

Thank Karen C
Reviewed 2 November 2012

If you visit New Plymouth, you HAVE TO dine here - the meal was fantastic, and the service even better. A+A+A+A+A+A+A+

Thank Natalie S
Reviewed 1 November 2012

Well back to the energy city and first stop was the Garlic Press.New chef and menu to try. Entree of blue cod was below average in quantity but did give humor when they bought out cutlery as four small cuts and it was all gone...what...More

Thank Boney22
Reviewed 16 October 2012

The menu and decor where amazing. An experience that locals know of but visitors need to try. You won't be disappointed, also a menu to suit all tastes.

Thank Boney22
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  • Address: 81 Devon Street West, New Plymouth 4310, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Taranaki Region  >  New Plymouth
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