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The Orangery

Leach Street, New Plymouth 4601, New Zealand
+64 6-759 9128
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Overview
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“flambe” (41 reviews)
“crepes” (15 reviews)
“chateaubriand” (11 reviews)
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CUISINES
European, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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LOCATION
Leach Street, New Plymouth 4601, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 225 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

As the Orangery is rated #1 in New Plymouth, we came with lot of expectations. Yesterday we went to the Salt. The Orangery pales in comparison to the Salt. In particular, disappointed with the service of older waitress. The French Flambé chef made up for...More

Thank Mani M
QualityManager0, General Manager at The Orangery, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

I am sorry we didn't meet your expectations, please contact me chris@plymouth.co.nz so I can follow up, Many thanks

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

A promising meal ruined by lack of serving staff to get the food to the table in time. Food was cold and the main ingredient was cold by the time the side dishes arrived. Even then the vegetables were undercooked. I like my vegetables firm...More

2  Thank robinstanford2012
QualityManager0, General Manager at The Orangery, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello Robin, I am sorry that you were disappointed and we didn't meet your expectations, I am unsure what night you dined with us, please contact me on chris@plymouth.co.nz, I am keen to discuss this further as this is not the usual kind of feedback...More

Reviewed 17 April 2018

We have dined a lot around the world. The Orangery would have to rate with the best. The table service with our flambe meal was excellent, even a genuine French Chef. Being able to input into the choices for our sauces was great even tho...More

Thank whodoo
QualityManager0, General Manager at The Orangery, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for the good comments on the flambe and Cory, we look forward to seeing you again

Reviewed 5 April 2018

Great meal in a lovely setting. I had the lamb rump, the most tender meat. It's always a pleasure eating at the Orangery. Highly recommended.

Thank perthmcleans
QualityManager0, General Manager at The Orangery, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2018

Thanks for your good comments on the lamb, see you again soon

Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

I absolutely love this restaurant. They could never do a bad meal. Not only the best food in New Plymouth but the best food I have had in New Zealand. Just spectacular. Make up a reason to go. Cory was our flambè chef. A very...More

Thank Sonia M
QualityManager0, General Manager at The Orangery, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2018

Thanks for your great comments on the steak and the prawns, and Cory our flambe chef. We look forward to seeing you next time. Reservations appreciated.

Reviewed 20 March 2018

My wife & I had not been to The Orangery for many years despite living within walking distance. With so many excellent reviews, we decided to go there for a special dinner & were not disappointed. The whole meal was excellent & the service top...More

1  Thank JohnandRaeNP
QualityManager0, General Manager at The Orangery, responded to this reviewResponded 26 March 2018

Thanks you for the good comments on Cory our flambe chef, we are pleased you enjoyed

Reviewed 14 March 2018

Normally I donʻt like restaurants in hotels, but The Orangery was a nice surprise. There were other people ordering flambe but I ordered lamb, which was beautifully prepared and had great flavor. The side salad was brought out in a tiny bowl which was an...More

Thank Nedi M
QualityManager0, General Manager at The Orangery, responded to this reviewResponded 26 March 2018

Thanks for your good comments on the lamb and the curry

Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Wow food was Devine. Everyone was happy with their choices. Definitely would dine again. Highly recommend the food

Thank MummaVee
QualityManager0, General Manager at The Orangery, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2018

Thanks for your great comments on the WOW food

Reviewed 4 March 2018

I was told we were going here for my birthday tea, and what a good choice it was again. A thoroughly enjoyable meal with the added bonus of flambe steak. All the meal was superb, the setting was lovely, very happy.

Thank Fijohe
QualityManager0, General Manager at The Orangery, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2018

Thanks for your good comments on the flambee

Reviewed 2 March 2018

Fantastic service by a dedicated team The flambe chateaubriaund was exceptional Unfortunately the flambe meals were so popular on the night we were unable to enjoy the crepe suzette for dessert All in all a very nice evening

Thank grimbo13
QualityManager0, General Manager at The Orangery, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2018

Thanks for the good comments on the flambee Chateaubriand, sorry we were busy on the desserts, come back...htey are worth it

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Leach Street, New Plymouth 4601, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Taranaki Region  >  New Plymouth
  • Phone Number: +64 6-759 9128
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