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Berlusconi Restaurant and Bar - CLOSED

149 Whitaker Street, Te Aroha 3320, New Zealand
+64 7-884 9307
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good38%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
4 Dec 2014
“So sad this restaurant has closed”
26 Nov 2014
“Best ever in Te Aroha”
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International, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
149 Whitaker Street, Te Aroha 3320, New Zealand
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Reviewed 4 December 2014

I've eaten here a few times and found it superb so was really looking forward to dinner on Wednesday night but discovered it has closed down. I can only hope Sheila will re-open elsewhere as this was truly a gem.

Thank 55vintage
Reviewed 26 November 2014

We came over from Hamilton for a pampering weekend. we love the Spas. It was our 20th Wedding Anniversary. We had Dinner at Berlusconi Restaurant. When we arrived it was very busy the atmosphere unbelievable the place was full of happy diners and the decor...More

Thank Sharon B
Reviewed 15 October 2014

We recently had dinner at Berlusconi and found the food lovely. My husband had lamb shanks and I had a sirloin steak and both meals were cooked well. The staff were friendly and accommodating to our 7 year old and we found the whole night...More

Thank Rebecca S
Reviewed 15 July 2014

I took my partner there for a surprise birthday dinner. We were met by a cheerful, well dressed lady who looked after us beautifully all night. The main meals were delicious and the desserts sweet and well presented. As this is fine dining the portion...More

Thank Shall1
Reviewed 11 May 2014

The decor is nice but the tables are small and cramped and the place is draughty. The manager Sheena thinks she does a great job but really she is tense and uptight to be around. The service is unpolished but the prices do not reflect...More

Thank angelamacHamilton
Reviewed 16 March 2014

This was our second visit to this restaurant. The Scottish proprietor greeted us with her usual warm friendliness. This place is nicely fitted out, is spotlessly clean, and the food is generous and of a high standard. Our group had chicken wraps, mushrooms on toast...More

Thank Andrew C
Reviewed 31 January 2014

We had a very nice dinner, with excellent service and friendly conversation from Sheena. But the standout item for me was the dessert of rice pudding with tempura banana and tempura dates. Recommended.

Thank tehoro
Reviewed 24 January 2014

After walking up to lookout and swimming at the pools we needed somewhere for lunch. Very good service and great pizza for four hungry people. Hostess was helpful and attempted to get meals for the kids out quickly.

Thank Wildfamilynz
Reviewed 10 January 2014

We were passing through Te Aroha and thought we'd try Berlusconi for a late lunch. Only one other group in the restaurant, so we were not sure what to expect. However, our lunch was very tasty. When I ordered a pizza for myself I was...More

Thank Liz_C306
Reviewed 7 January 2014

This little restaurant on the main street of town gave us a very pleasant surprise with good food at reasonable prices. We weren't expecting much when we walked in for lunch, but were very happy with the choices and the result.

Thank Elisa A
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$16 - US$32
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 149 Whitaker Street, Te Aroha 3320, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Te Aroha
  • Phone Number: +64 7-884 9307
  • E-mail
We are a small Restaurant with an enjoyable ambiance, with friendly staff and our Chef Mark Turnwald continues to impress with his delightful dishes. An unbelievable dining experience.