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Pompeii Pizza

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$$ - $$$
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198 The Square, Palmerston North 5301, New Zealand
+64 6-359 0059
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Christchurch, New Zealand
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134 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came here two nights running as my son and I both really enjoyed the pizza. We ordered something not on the menu as my son just wanted a cheese and pepperoni pizza and the staff did not hesitate to offer to make it for us. It was a great pizza, really great base and very cheesy and really tasty pepperoni.... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Having eaten there alot in the past I was excited to take my husband as he's not from palmy, however it had been years since I had been and it was very disappointing!we ordered some fries,the waitress asked if we would like sauce we said yes.instead of being efficient she goes and talks to her friends who are dining there,... More 

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Thank Chloe D
High Wycombe, United Kingdom
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295 reviews
156 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 124 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016

here on business with 2 colleagues, one asked for a recommendation for local beer. plenty of Speights and MACs on the menu, the server recommended Heineken as a local beer!! We eventually got him a local beer. Pizzas, well they were served quickly, and they were OK, bases were quite thick, but they had everything on top that we asked... More 

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Thank Ikorel
Wellington, Wellington, New Zealand
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22 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2016

Strange experience, although increasingly common in NZ business - e.g. as though they're doing YOU a favour by selling the product to you - the consumer who pays for their product - SO BE GRATEFUL! The problem here is that you can only order a few items for delivery - mostly Pizza - even though there's a menu with a... More 

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Thank Seann P
Manawatu-Wanganui Region, New Zealand
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21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

Great casual relaxed place to go for pizzas. Great variety and full of fillings. It was hard to decide which one so we ordered 6 different flavours. Great atmosphere and very helpful friendly staff. Would go back here.

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Thank Christine D
Napier, New Zealand
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62 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Every table was booked out when we got there at 6pm on a Saturday night-rugby game was on down the road but still booked out. Got lucky with a cancellation though and they quickly sorted us out. Great pizza-don't be put off by the thick base-it is light and fluffy and holds the ample toppings beautifully. Arrived quickly and generous... More 

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Thank Rosemary N
Feilding, New Zealand
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

A classic in Palmerston North - casual and comfortable environment, nice side of the square, kids can go out and run around a little just outside. This is primarily a pizza place (and a good one at that) but also has a small other main menu for those not wanting pizza.

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Thank kiwikessler
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2016

went with the extended family for dinner. Good service, great selection of food - the ladies had some very tasty salads and the blokes a range of pizza. Kids got a reasonable feed with the kids meal deal. Busy place but not to noisy. Have been plenty of times in the past and always reliable.

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Thank HaereereNoa
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81 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 June 2016 via mobile

Great selection of pizzas and a la carte menu. Drinks menu very adequate. Reasonably priced meals for the family. Ingredients fresh and pizza bases very tasty. Excellent kids menu. Our favourite pizza restaurant in Palmerston North.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

Great food. Good service. Garlic and cheese starter is a must. While a bit pricey for pizza you can box it up and take it home to enjoy the next day.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 198 The Square, Palmerston North 5301, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Manawatu-Wanganui Region  >  Palmerston North
  • Phone Number: +64 6-359 0059

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