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Pimentos - CLOSED

17 Tamamutu Street, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
+64 7-377 4549
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Overview
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
14 Jul 2012
“Pimentos fail to impress”
11 Jul 2012
“Average Restaurant - friendly staff -”
Restaurant Hours Closed
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Mediterranean, New Zealand, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
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17 Tamamutu Street, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
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Reviewed 26 June 2011

We love Pimento's and no trip to Taupo is complete without stopping in for dinner. We discovered Pimento's about 8 years ago and I can still remember how good that first mouthful of lamb shank was. A love affair with Pimento's and the Shank was...More

Thank MezandRolla
Reviewed 23 June 2011

I don't usually use these things but i felt my recent experience at Pimentos was definitely worth sharing! It was a really enjoyable evening, a group of 8 giggling females, and they took really good care of us. We went the whole 9 yards, entrees...More

Thank Louise255115
Reviewed 23 June 2011

Recently I visited with family in Taupo and we went to Pimentos for dinner, not only was the service second to none but the food was amazing. Our table had a selection of the mains on offer such as the Almond and hazelnut crusted chicken...More

1  Thank ritete
Reviewed 22 June 2011

I recently dined at Pimentos with a group of girlfriends, we meet here whenever I'm in town because this is our fave spot! AS USUAL, our experience was fantastic. We all ordered entrees and mains (we wanted to try everything....) and everything was timed perfectly....More

Thank whitegirlmob
Reviewed 29 April 2011

Having lived in Taupo for a few years now I have had a chance to sample food from most restaurants, and this one is definitely a winner amongst them. The food continues to impress with imaginative twists on classic dishes, and the prices have remained...More

Thank EpicurianTaupo
Reviewed 28 March 2011

After being recommended by friends to try out Pimentos Restaurant the next time we were in Taupo, we were so pleased for the advice. My dukka crusted chicken breast was delicious and my wife's lamb-shanks were the best she has had in a very long...More

1  Thank tt0603
Reviewed 16 November 2010

A BYO restaurant so 6 of us on a golf weekend took our bottles of wine for a blind tasting and great food. They didn't know what a decanter or carafe was but we saw one on top of the fridge so worked out well....More

Thank mwlAuckland
Reviewed 28 June 2010

Always excellent - & value even better due to fact you can BYO wine - a big plus. We took a huge group of Brazilians there one night & couldn't have been more pleased with meal & service. Always try to dine here when in...More

Thank FranNewZealand
Reviewed 19 March 2010

One of our favourites in New Zealand ! Recommended by our B&B we went to Pimentos, and we weren't disappointed ! Service was lovely, and the food (fish of the day and lamb shank) was just great ! Good ingredients, fine taste: that's how it...More

Thank WendyvD
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  • Address: 17 Tamamutu Street, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Taupo District  >  Taupo
  • Phone Number: +64 7-377 4549
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