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Pimentos - CLOSED

17 Tamamutu Street, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
+64 7-377 4549
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Overview
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
14 Jul 2012
“Pimentos fail to impress”
11 Jul 2012
“Average Restaurant - friendly staff -”
Restaurant Hours Closed
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Mediterranean, New Zealand, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
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17 Tamamutu Street, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
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Reviewed 14 July 2012

On a high from having attended the 41 above concert at the opening of the French cafe, we arrived at Pimentos ready to enjoy dinner. We were bitterly disappointed! My sister in law ordered chicken liver pate for starter only to be informed (later) that...More

Thank Clint52Turangi
Reviewed 11 July 2012

Went with 7 people to have a family meal - the lamb shanks were fantastic, however most of the other food was just average. At the cost of each meal - a little disappointing. When we asked if a childrens menu was available, we were...More

Thank blobby202
Reviewed 9 July 2012 via mobile

This is a lovely restaurant. We went here for a meal four years ago and were hesitant about going back incase it wasn't up to the same standard. To our surprise it was just as good. I would recommend the chocolate tart and sticky date...More

Thank mocha111
Reviewed 20 June 2012

Many thanks to the wonderful staff as our bus was very late picking up 23 of us for a birthday and they didnt mind. The food was lovely and we were amazed that all the mains managed to come out at the same time. We...More

Thank yennit516
Reviewed 5 June 2012

Great place, lovely and warm ( you need in May ) Well used by locals. Very friendly staff,good Menu. Food good so we went 2 nights in a row. Plus BYO Lamb Shanks very good. Cant see you being disappointed

Thank Barry-Jang
Reviewed 31 May 2012

There's nothing to actively dislike about this restaurant. The service is prompt, even if it takes them a long time to do the math on a split bill. The food is decent, but nothing to write home about. The portions are what you pay for....More

Thank Sam C
Reviewed 18 May 2012

I would like to thank the lovely people at Pimentos for a fab dinner out. The service was friendly and efficient and the food so delicious. I highly recommend the mushroom and blue cheese soup, I would go there again and again just to have...More

Thank ritzmorice
Reviewed 13 May 2012

My husband and I live locally and decided to try this restaurant for the first time on Sunday night. He ordered chicken liver pate followed by scotch fillet and I ordered chicken livers followed by pork loin. The pate was bland but passable. The chicken...More

Thank kiwi_phee
Reviewed 2 April 2012

Nice restaurant inside and the food was very good, if not outstanding. Staff friendly and efficient. I'd go back if in Taupo again.

Thank alwayswander
Reviewed 30 March 2012

We visited for dinner n a Friday night. The place was not too busy. Freindly welcome and attentive staff. Dishes were the right size and food tasty, but nothing too adventurous. Well worth a visit

Thank Lotuseaters42
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  • Address: 17 Tamamutu Street, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Taupo District  >  Taupo
  • Phone Number: +64 7-377 4549
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