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355 Ferguson Street, Palmerston North 5301, New Zealand
06 359 0059
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Take out pizza

We had pizza delivered as the restaurant was full. The pizza was nice, although a bit overpriced. The pizzas were a bit different from other pizza places. The garlic bread was very tasty.

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 26, 2015
Mitchell53
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Wellington, New Zealand
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Wellington, New Zealand
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 NEW

We had pizza delivered as the restaurant was full. The pizza was nice, although a bit overpriced. The pizzas were a bit different from other pizza places. The garlic bread was very tasty.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

New to this country I was looking for somewhere new to try. BEST DECISION EVER! My partner is from Palmerston North & suggested this place. I was definitely not upset. The pizza was absolutely wonderful. I highly suggest this place to everyone in the mood for great pizza!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

For sit-down dinners, the ambiance is great. Soft lighting, great staff. For take-aways, very good value for money.

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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

the food is always great here and especially like the lasagne dish. Atmosphere is good and the restaurant is very quaint in size. I would recommend booking as it does seem to be nusy on the days it is open.

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Auckland
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10 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

We ate out here on a Thursday night, just popped in and the restaurant was almost fully booked which is always a good sign. It is definitely a casual place, no frills in the decor or setting, but the essential were right on - friendly and quick service, a big selection of gourmet pizza and other meal types, and well... More 

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18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

This is a simple restaurant which serves good pizza and pasta meals. Not ideal if you don't like kids as this is a popular place in Palmerston North for taking the children out to eat.

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Perth, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

Great friendly service, very tasty pizzas. Value for money. Definitely will return for future meals.

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Palmerston North, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Would thoroughly recommend Pompeii! Delicious food, great atmosphere and service! Have been back many times 😊

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Alphen aan den Rijn, The Netherlands
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25 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

In a gloomy PN Pompeii's is a bright spot. Lovely collegiate atmosphere. Very friendly staff. And check the Gourmet Pizzas. What a creative mind to come up with pizzas topped with Apricot, Creamy Brie and Chicken Breast with Sliced Almonds (ABC) or Chicken Breast, Cashews, Onions, Chunky Mushrooms & Capsicum on a Satay Sauce base (Satay Chicken). We chose more... More 

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Palmerston North, New Zealand
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23 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

Great pizza, great service, and great atmosphere. This place is always so busy. It does pay to reserve a table as sometimes they are fully booked. Even when the place is packed the service and food is still great.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 355 Ferguson Street, Palmerston North 5301, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Manawatu-Wanganui Region  >  Palmerston North
  • Phone Number: 06 359 0059

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Pizza

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