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Gusto Italiano

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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Food and ambience

Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We sat outside and it was a beautiful night. The service was attentive and efficient. The prawns with goat cheese and garlic appetizer was amazing. The beef tortellini in truffle pesto was amazing. There were a lot of items on the menu that tempted us.

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank JerseyGirl555
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a pizza and half carafe of wine. All was good, servers were great, pizza was thin crust, tasty, and the house wine was decent, but nothing to write home about.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Steve K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

HUGE thank you for your amazing hospitality the other week for a surprise birthday. Everyone had such an amazing time and are still talking about it a week later...You were all so good at going along with the surprise - was really special and hugely...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank roseritchie27
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

small not cooked Ravioli, it did not have any stuffing and it was not cooked properly. no value for the money you spent.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Ramona Z
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Love this place! Friendly staff and great atmosphere with the best pasta and pizza I’ve had recently!

Date of visit: January 2019
2  Thank A5288BBhelens
Reviewed 6 January 2019

We really loved dinner at Gusto on New Year's Eve. Very friendly staff, great food and wine, and not so noisy you couldn't hear each other.

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Mike-JanF
Reviewed 14 December 2018

We ate here our first evening in New Zealand. The locals eating there were very nice, and recommended it full heartedly. The duck was wonderful, my wife enjoyed Ravioli Verde, and my daughter loved the Spaghetti Al Ragu. It was pleasant eating outside and when...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank KirkJ108
Reviewed 14 November 2018

If you're after some real and authentic Italian cuisine, Gusto delivers. There's no 'fusion-chai-latte-mambo-jambo' stuff on offer, but real Italian cuisine. We didn't check out the Pizzas, but pasta, salads and mains, which were freshly, home-made (like from la nonna) and absolutely how you would...More

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank ub41_nz
Reviewed 3 November 2018

After a long day of travel from the US, we walked to this restaurant near our motel based on TA reviews. It was a cute place and we had high hopes. We had Bruschetta, which was okay. For our meals, we had the pumpkin gnocchi,...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank letrips66
Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

My family had the pleasure of dining here on our holiday from Australia. The food, wine & service was excellent. Would definitely recommend and wished we lived closer so we could come here on a regular basis!

Date of visit: November 2018
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