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La Scala

Selwyn Road, Paihia, New Zealand
(09) 402 7031
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Ranked #35 of 40 restaurants in Paihia
Dining options: Reservations
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English first
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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18 reviews 18 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2013

We had two pizzas and pasta for lunch, food was ok for the price. Staff was helpful and nice, location was in central Paihia.

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Kerikeri northland NZ
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15 reviews 15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2012

maybe a sign of the times ? this restaurant has CLOSED. always enjoyed the food although the service wasn't the best .

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Edmonton, Canada
Top Contributor
115 reviews 115 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2012

We did enjoy the meal we had here. We also enjoyed the restaurant decor. We thought it was a decent place to dine.

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Dannevirke, New Zealand
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19 reviews 19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2012

We had a very nice meal here, nice and quiet place with a very interesting decor.

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yorkshire
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45 reviews 45 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2011

really good food and friendly host. central location and not extortionate price wise

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Australia
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37 reviews 37 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2011

Simple menu, reasonably priced, great food, great service.

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Auckland Central, New Zealand
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51 reviews 51 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2011

We visited on a Saturday evening and the place was busy. However, not to busy to justify how long we had to wait for our starter. The waiter wasn't too happy about me asking to replace something in one of the dishes but we were served by about 3 or 4 different waiters during that meal and others were nicer.... More

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Paihia, New Zealand
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2011

My husband and I have been travelling New Zealand for 6 weeks and this is the best restaurant meal we have had so far. We were made to feel welcome when we walked in, our coats were hung up, and nothing was too much trouble when we asked for slight alteration to the menu. My husband started with a half-portion... More

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Buderim, Australia
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2011 via mobile

Food was not bad, though it took 40minutes to get our meal. Lots of apologising, hardly any other customers, don't know why it took so long. Won't go back.

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Auckland NZ
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116 reviews 116 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2011

Having again dined at La Scala and having re-read my review of May 2009 it can be reported that some things have changed, albeit not a great deal. Gone are the tablecloths to be replaced with formica table-tops. Less diners than previously as I recall. I again enjoyed Venison Pie as did my spouse her scallops. La Scala was once... More

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