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Seaview road, Paraparaumu, New Zealand
18:00 - 23:00
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Mon - Sat 18:00 - 23:00
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Wellington, New Zealand
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57 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This ristorante is popular because it is great. If you do get in on the off-chance count yourself lucky. The food choices are excellent, including perfection for pasta lovers, but not restricted to that - full of wonderful flavours that you can smell in advance and presentation so that you want to look at it as well as smell it... More 

Thank Anna B
Paraparaumu, New Zealand
Level Contributor
11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

If you want delicious food together with great service then this is the place. Plenty to choice from on the menu, and always nice to have BYO wine as an option

Thank Ange O
Wellington, New Zealand
Level Contributor
34 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Monday evening and the place was full. Menu was different and interesting. Meals were well presented and equally well cooked. Service was close to perfect. Friendly unpretentious, attentive.

Thank Wal M
Surfers Paradise, Australia
Level Contributor
18 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Monday night and wanting to eat out. Not much to choose from but there was Sopranos. The food was delicious and beautifully presented. The wait staff were very good. I had the lamb ribs on a rice risotto and finished off with the profiteroles. Outstanding, all of it. And the wine is reasonably priced too. We shared a bottle of... More 

Thank Maxine S
Level Contributor
10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were supposed to be flying out this arvo but due to earthquake and weather we couldn't get to the airport so went to Saprano's for dinner. We always go when we visit here. This trip we didn't think we had time so our delay was a bonus in this respect. I had risotto with peas beans my husband had... More 

Thank Eileen C
Level Contributor
3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Great food, good selection on the menu, cooked and presenter well, Anne-Marie is a great hostess and the whole experience was enjoyable.

Thank Paul C
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Level Contributor
15 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Even without reservation they accommodated us straight away. Great menu with a good wine list and friendly staff. The food was lovely and we did not have to wait long at all.

Thank juliavet
Wellington, New Zealand
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

I specifically downloaded the TripAdvisor app (something I've never done before) just so I could express how delicious this food is - That's how good it was. But seriously, the whole family were so impressed with the food at Soprano. Definitely on par with some of the better restaurants we've been to in places like London before. Definitely recommend!

Thank julietmacer
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

Love this place food is amazing. Love the lamb. Wine selection is brilliant and staff very attentive.

Thank Kelly B
South Island, New Zealand
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253 reviews
129 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

An Italian restaurant but no pizza. Thats ok as i didnt want pizza anyway. Was quite busy for a Monday night. Meal was outstanding. Loads of flavor and textures. The Teramasu was beautiful. I rate it as the 2nd best equal in Italian food. Tuttu Bene in Christchurch will take some beating.


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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$16 - US$27
Italian, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Seaview road, Paraparaumu, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Kapiti Coast  >  Paraparaumu

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?