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The Big Salami

Styne Ave | Plimmerton, Porirua, New Zealand
+64 4-233 0333
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good54%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“salami” (14 reviews)
“pizza” (32 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 21:00All hours
Pizza, Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Styne Ave | Plimmerton, Porirua, New Zealand
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Reviews (52)
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Reviewed 4 June 2017

These people consistently make great pizza! Forget your "chain" pizza places and try their pizza. I can guarantee you won't be disappointed. We recently moved back after 16 years away and the pizzas have not changed in excellent quality. Locals can even get them delivered!...More

Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Afternoon tea visit and had the best caramel tan square ever with cookie dough on top. Yum. Sat outside in the sun after a walk along the beach. A great spot

Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

Dave and the staff here work very hard and provide great food and even better coffee rounded out with a smile and friendly service. It's a real gem of a cafe located in Plimmerton village. We love the scones especially the stuffed ones with bacon...More

Reviewed 24 March 2017

Plimmerton is fortunate to have this yummy pizza shop on it's doorstep. We 3 couples bought a lovely mix of them, with extras, to take to our rental for dinner on a Saturday night. Loved every mouthful and couldn't even eat it all in the...More

Reviewed 28 December 2016

Well this place makes the usual claim about being the best in New Zealand, or being world famous. It is actually good pizza and worth taking a trip for. The coffees were excellent, the chicken satay gourmet in particular was very good. The chili chicken...More

Reviewed 19 November 2016

Laid back cafe and takeaway. The best pizzas around. We travel there just for them. Also really good Afghan biscuits. Friendly easy going staff.

Reviewed 1 November 2016

We went into Big Salami for a lunchtime coffee and pizza. Good friendly service, good coffee, and an awesome pizza. Great spot sitting outside on a nice day

Reviewed 24 October 2016

Ventured back last week - the first time since a not so great experience early in the year. The service came with a smile, the coffee and delicious pastries delivered, as requested, at the same time.

Reviewed 2 October 2016

This is a tiny place but Awesome Pizza. They are loaded with fillings, not the cheapest but your paying for the ingredients which they dont skimp on. All of us were impressed and will come again. Its not BYO just softdrinks or water but this...More

Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

Perfect spot for coffee and a bagel for lunch. The staff were very friendly and fast. Coffee was one of the best I had had in quite sometime. Has in door outdoor setting with bay windows. Hot spot for locals.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Delivery, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Styne Ave | Plimmerton, Porirua, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Porirua
  • Phone Number: +64 4-233 0333
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