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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” (27 reviews)
“mixed grill” (12 reviews)
“baklava” (11 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Turkish, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
193 Hastings Street, Napier 4110, New Zealand
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We hate a meze and ate in the garden which was really pleasant. The food is so tasty and the staff / owners are really friendly. Go there and eat, you will enjoy.

Thank Daryl M
Reviewed 5 days ago

Lovely authentic turkish food, great portion sizes and friendly service. The outdoor seating is delightful.

Thank perroplas
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Outdoor spaces, a courtyard and tables on the street, made for a pleasant ambiance. Our waitress was helpful and service quick. Dinner was nicely flavored with familiar Turkish spices, and meat quality was good. Remember to bring that wine you bought at the vineyard today:...More

Thank noniw
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food was okay but certainly not the best Turkish food we've ever had! It seemed to be a bit bland for our liking. But please don't get me wrong.... the food was not bad, it was just a bit ho-hum. (E.g. Beef Musakka made...More

Thank Awdiner
Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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 weeks ago 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 10 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 3 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
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Helen C
28 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
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
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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