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Tito's Bistro & Bar

24 Kings Road, Paihia 0200, New Zealand
09 4025001
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Ranked #4 of 41 Restaurants in Paihia
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $5 - $22
Cuisines: French, Italian, Pacific Rim, Café
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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English first
Hamilton, New Zealand
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144 reviews 144 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

Four *s may be a tad generous, but for the price we each had a decent dinner snack. We went because Tito's is directly opposite our hotel. The menu was varied and the prices looked good. I had a very nice burger, my partner had an enjoyable chicken enchilada. There was a good deal on house beer and wine; we... More

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Paihia, New Zealand
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

My fiancée and I went to titos on our first night in Paihia. We go back a few times a week now. Best food in town without a doubt! Great value! Open late! Can't rave about this place enough! Seriously! The burritos, the hotrolls and the garlic fries! Can not be beaten!

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Arvada, Colorado
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

We ate here for dinner the night we arrived in Paihia. The place was right down the hill from our hotel so it was perfect for us after traveling in from Sydney. The service was quick, the food was good; I ordered enchiladas which had a bit of an appreciated spicy kick and my partner ordered something with pork and... More

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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60 reviews 60 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

Well, that was what my wife said. She had a seafood pasta and thought it was the best she had ever tasted. Everything about this restaurant suited us. It was close to our accommodation, homely yet with a bit of class. Good background music and attentive staff. Prices were very reasonble and portion sizes perfect. The only negative we found... More

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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

I'm a local gal living in Paihia and it is good that Tito's is always open late - it is so convenient for me. I usually order the beef burger with the relish in it, it tastes wonderful and is great value for money - $10 for the burger and some chips on the side. The calamari is also fantastic... More

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New Plymouth, New Zealand
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70 reviews 70 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014

This restaurant rated quite highly on T.A. but can't understand why. The food was nothing to write home about and the surroundings were average. There was a musician playing who was quite good. The waitress was French and gave very good service. The meals were odd combinations, for example you designed your own pasta. It was very ordinary presentation and... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2014 via mobile

Friendly laid-back joint with great food in large portions. Only complaint from our party is that the chairs were a little uncomfortable.

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Dunedin, New Zealand
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2014

We ate here twice while staying in Paihia because the food was excellent and the prices very reasonable. I can definitely recommend the chimichanga. Delicious!

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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35 reviews 35 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2014

Just off the main beach road, great place to eat and drink and some evening there's live music too. So well worth checking out the board just outside the bar for live performances. On the night we were there we had a great acoustic guitar player with a variety of 70s and 80s songs and a couple of originals too.... More

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Shenzhen, China
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23 reviews 23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2014

Had a wonderful beef burger and chips. Owner is friendly and genuinely cares about customers experience. Best burger value I had in NZ.

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