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Caffe Centrale

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10 Alma Street, Hamilton CBD, New Zealand
(07) 838 1013
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Dining options: Dinner, Reservations

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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Best food ever!

The food served is fresh & beautifully cooked. The staff are friendly and accommodating. Great food, great service - wouldn't go anywhere else for traditional Italian food. Delicious!

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 24, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015 NEW

The food served is fresh & beautifully cooked. The staff are friendly and accommodating. Great food, great service - wouldn't go anywhere else for traditional Italian food. Delicious!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

Made a special order of pizza for us, "real Italian pizza" beautiful crisp flavorsome base and quality toppings. As we were staying across the road at hotel we decided to try further dishes the following night. We tried the ravioli ......last tasted ravioli this good when we were in Rome, beautiful. We also tried the aubergine lasagne, very delicate, was... More 

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Hamilton NZ
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

Good fun place to dine. Food is good, well priced. Service staff ensure they engage regularly with a smile and a joke. but not over the top.

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Hamilton, New Zealand
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

We have been to this restaurant several times. We tried lunch time pizza this time. Freshly made base were crispy and beautiful with rich flavour of cheese. Staffs are very friendly and caring. We had a lovely time.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

We had dinner last night .. the pasta dishes were great and full of flavour. wanderful italian atmospher and great energy

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

This Italian restaurant was recommended by my brother in law so we were shown to our table by our delightful waitress. She explained the menu and the favourites of the house. The food was delicious and was ended up trying a dish from each section of the menu.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

Back again, if we are ever in Hamilton we always go here. Last time in NZ a 2013. Now back its all still good except the weather this time. This restaurant is a must for us, always good service, great freshly good meals. Plus BYO a ( but corkage ) Yippe still same starter.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

We have returned to this special little restaurant many times as it guarantees a very warm welcome and fresh, delicious Italian food.

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Hamilton, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

My wife and I had a date night out, dining at Caffe Centrale for the first time. This restaurant has a warm, welcoming and most authentic Italian atmosphere. Waitressing staff were excellent in all aspects of their service. An excellent menu and beverage selection is provided. We enjoyed our ravioli pomodoro e basilico and lasagne dishes immensely. The dessert offerings... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

I have been here countless of times and the food taste very fresh and authentic. My personal favorite is the Gnocchi with salmon cream sauce.

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Additional Information about Caffe Centrale

Address: 10 Alma Street, Hamilton CBD, New Zealand
Phone Number: (07) 838 1013
Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Hamilton
Cuisine: Italian, Pub

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 10 Alma Street, Hamilton CBD, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Hamilton
  • Phone Number: (07) 838 1013

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian, Pub

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