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Gusto Restaurant

55 Ocean View Parade | New Plymouth, New Plymouth 4310, New Zealand
+64 6-759 8133
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (11 reviews)
“scallops” (22 reviews)
“fish cakes” (6 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
Seafood, European, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
55 Ocean View Parade | New Plymouth, New Plymouth 4310, New Zealand
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I had battered fish with homemade fries, my meal was lovely, thank you. Not everyone on our table of 8 was so lucky. The other pan fried fish meals were way over cooked, the French toast almost burnt to a cinder, bacon so well done...More

Thank nic20042018
Reviewed 2 days ago

We had walked the Coastal Walkway to the very end, where Gusto Restaurant is located - a great spot, overlooking the port. The staff were all very friendly, but were extremely slow with every step of the process. When we arrived I noticed two trays...More

Thank fergoturtle
Reviewed 1 week ago

Gusto has plenty of seating and an outdoor dining area with great views. The food is also good - we ordered the "Fruits of the Sea" tasting platter, which was delicious. Unfortunately though, the service - although friendly - is super slow. It took so...More

Thank AlexeiRates
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was Good Friday so there was little open and our friends booked a table here. Right on the waterfront and stunning sunset. The waiter / host was very friendly and invited us to sit outside for drinks and then we were called in when...More

Thank Jo S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Everything was superb! From the start to finish. Our lovely host (Kay) made our experience memorable. The food was delicious and well presented. The wine and cocktails were wonderful! We will be back.

Thank katiescorringe
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's OK the menus a bit tired though. Have been here quite a bit and menu needs an update. Had the crumbled fish with broccoli salad which I have had before it's usually OK but the fish tasted a bit old which was a shame....More

Thank sandlewearer
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had the greatest dinner with the most beautiful sunset you could imagine. The chef modify the lunch menu for making me absolutely delicious seafood stew. We has the muscles and the oysters both were absolutely delicious. This is a local place in the town...More

Thank Nick L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Today I took my wife to Gusto’s for a 30th anniversary lunch. Big mistake! Although the restaurant was only half full, it took 15 minutes to get an order placed. One guy was at the till, and the only waitress was run off her feet....More

Thank Skylark9
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great location on the water and really congenial staff. Unfortunately having been assured the bacon on the menu was all the same - Manuka smoked - on receiving our mushrooms with bacon we were told the bacon is all chopped into the mushrooms - it...More

1  Thank MamoC
Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

I have been here many times before and the place is in a great location. Right on the beach. The food was always passable. I haven't been back for a long time, but decided to pop in for lunch with my Dad. New owners! Holy...More

Thank Chris D
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16 April 2015|
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Response from GM0206 |
Hi,We had a look at your menus on your web site and have replied via your web site.Awaiting you reply.Thankyou
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$31
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, View, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 55 Ocean View Parade | New Plymouth, New Plymouth 4310, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Taranaki Region  >  New Plymouth
  • Phone Number: +64 6-759 8133
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Gusto Restaurant is a new spacious dining experience right on the waterfront, with plenty of deck space for outdoor dining on fine days, or warm, cosy waterfront dining indoors on cooler days or nights. We are open every day for breakfast, lunch or dinner with plenty of parking available. Our chefs source top quality ingredients fresh daily to ensure our meals are enjoyed by everyone, and they come back to Gusto time and again.
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