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Piccolo Morso Bakery and Cafe

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573 A Devon St East | Fitzroy, New Plymouth 4601, New Zealand
(06) 759 1400
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8:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Mon - Fri 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Sat - Sun 8:00 am - 3:00 pm

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  • 7
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  • 5
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  • 1
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Fantastic Bakery

Whenever we are in New Plymouth we make a point of going here for snack lunches, cakes and bread. They have a really good selection of breads and will slice for you also. Their filled rolls are tasty and healthy. Definitely a big step up from the usual Hot Bread shop fare! Their Cafe which is... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 22, 2015
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Whangarei, New Zealand
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Whangarei, New Zealand
Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015 NEW

Whenever we are in New Plymouth we make a point of going here for snack lunches, cakes and bread. They have a really good selection of breads and will slice for you also. Their filled rolls are tasty and healthy. Definitely a big step up from the usual Hot Bread shop fare! Their Cafe which is around the back is... More 

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Auckland
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26 reviews 26 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

Orded a Picnic lunch for our coach load of Probus members. Food was dcelivered to the Motel in plenty of time and was enjoyed by all. (Especially the Muffins)

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New Plymouth, New Zealand
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015

Hot, hot drinks and very scrumptious food. Worth a look if you want food on the run :) My favourite place for a hot chocky

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London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Yum yum yum, this little bakery has the BEST almond croissants in town. Pick up a coffee in the attached café next door and head down to the beach.

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New Plymouth, New Zealand
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2014

Although the bakery is an absolute favourite of mine, my friend and I decided to try the cafe, which we found terribly disappointing. First my drink came out after around 10-15 minutes which was a coke float, she did admit she poured the wrong soda, but still its about a 1 minute job. Not only that but our meals came... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2013 via mobile

Discovered this little delight on our visit. Pastries great! Coffee good and a lovely atmosphere. Went bavk a few times. Tried $10 brekki & pancakes. Not great. Baking is better. Rather charge more and learn to make a poached egg. Pancakes over decorated and too sweet. Separate sauce next time. Recommend.

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New Plymouth, New Zealand
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10 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2013

Here is the place to go for one of the great New Zealand culinary experiences. Not the fancy stuff you get at Huka Lodge or Logan Brown or the French Cafe. No, this is basic - the pie. With all the warnings we get these days about the inherent dangers of cholestrol-laden food and high sugar/salt content, there is something... More 

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Auckland, New Zealand
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4 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2013

I am always in search of the best kiwi pie and am most delighted to find one in New Plymouth. I tried their steak and mushroom pie and it was yummy! Real steak and not too salty (most pies are too salty). The crust is good too. They have other good specialty breads as well like foccacia, rye and croissant,... More 

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New Plymouth, New Zealand
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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2012

The bakery food is excellent! I would recommend this bakery as the variety of food options is fantastic, fresh and appealing! The staff are friendly too!

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New Plymouth, New Zealand
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57 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2012

Good to have a bakery and cafe option in Fitzroy location. Bakery provides great pies and selection of sweet options. Great having a genuine bakery that does not churn out plastic looking and generic tasting food. Cafe is well located and has good atmosphere, prices are a little on the high side for cafe options as portions are small but... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 573 A Devon St East | Fitzroy, New Plymouth 4601, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Taranaki Region  >  New Plymouth
  • Phone Number: (06) 759 1400

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Coffee Shop, Bakery
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Monday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 3:00 pm

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