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83 Main Street, Greytown 5953, New Zealand
06 304 9825
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night

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  • 4
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Yummy food with a great choice of gluten free options

Very happy with the wide choice of gluten free options and the fact they were happy to alter dishes to remove components if it was able to be changed to a gluten free meal by omitting part of the dish. Great customer service. The food was lovely and excellent presentation. As we were eating out... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 9, 2015
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18 reviews 18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

Very happy with the wide choice of gluten free options and the fact they were happy to alter dishes to remove components if it was able to be changed to a gluten free meal by omitting part of the dish. Great customer service. The food was lovely and excellent presentation. As we were eating out with our 5 year old... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

We had two meals here on a recent visit to Greytown. Both meals were excellent. We had pizza one evening and the burger the second time. The burger was on the lunch menu only but they were happy to accommodate us and let us order it for dinner. It was great - brioche buns. One of the best burgers we've... More 

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Wellington, New Zealand
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38 reviews 38 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

We chose Salute for lunch because TripAdvisor listed them as #1. I definitely agree. I had the best arancini balls I've ever had - EVER - in this lifetime and the next. I chose the pulled pork arancini balls and a green salad with parmesan and balsamic (quite big). My son had the gourmet beef burger and my husband had... More 

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Featherston, New Zealand
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34 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

We visited Salute on a busy Saturday night, quite a few groups. Dean was our waiter and he did an outstanding job: professional and entertaining. We started with the ras el hanout chicken wings with buttermilk tzaziki and crispy pork belly with pomegranate, chili, lime dressing. Both tasting authentic Mediterranian. Our mains were the same: Hereford rib eye with cauliflower... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

Salute has a reputation for fine food in the Wairarapa, but don't believe what you hear - go try it!! You won't be disappointed. The Staff are friendly, polite and provide "service with a smile". The presentation of the food is top Restaurant quality and the flavor experience to die for. A must visit, for a coffee, snack or meal... More 

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Wellington, Wellington, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

The food is incredible, the selection outstanding. They offer great food at (not cheap) but ok prices. The pork belly is to die for, and the arancini is so soft and unctuous that you want more. Even the bread and dips are special. It is an all time favourite for all of us - four year old included.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

Blue cheese , pear , walnut , caramelised onion pizza - so good !!! Good wine list too. Wasn't a nice day when we were there spot under trees on a sunny day would be awesome .

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La Spezia, Italy
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5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

We always enjoy going to Salute. Great to see Dean on staff - provides EXCELLENT service. Pizzas were delicious, as are the Tapas. Dessert selection average. Can be very noisy if large groups are dining - for a romantic evening book the seats near the loos.

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Wellington, New Zealand
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122 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

It has been some months since we ate at Salute and our evening meal was outstanding because of the subtle flavours we enjoyed. It started with the garlic bread subtle flavours not overpowered by the garlic. My wife and I were glad we both chose the "Butter Roasted Fish" which was absolutely superb - served on kumara and fig puree... More 

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340 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

Friendly wisecracking service and a decent takeaway coffee as we broke our journey in Greytown prior to tackling foggy Rimutaka Hill. Loos were not the tidiest, but would return to Salute!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 83 Main Street, Greytown 5953, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Wairarapa  >  Greytown
  • Phone Number: 06 304 9825

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mediterranean

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