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USSCo Bar & Bistro

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16 Childers Road, Gisborne 4010, New Zealand
(06) 868 3246
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Gisborne, New Zealand
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5 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What great food would recommend this place for a special night or just a good night out. The sevice was great and the drinks were great. The food was excellent

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Wellington, New Zealand
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32 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Myself and 2 collegues had a really fabulous meal. It was one of the best restauranteals I've had in possibly 6 months.

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Thank Loulou0833
Hamilton
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29 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a great all round bistro... The food here is outstanding and has never failed to be anything other than that on the many occasions I have dined here. Whilst not a large menu it does offer some slightly unique options across it which is always a nice change and gives everyone something to enjoy. The fit out on... More 

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Thank Mike B
Masterton
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16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016 via mobile

Dinner tonight!! What a stunning meal. The staff and service were fantastic.....but the food was awesome. Pork Belly and Fish of the day then Creme Brûlée to die for!! If you are in Gisborne this is the place to dine.

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Thank Janeca14Masterton
Gisborne, Gisborne, New Zealand
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40 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2016 via mobile

Family birthday party went down a treat here. Not cheap. We arrived early before the kitchen got busy so service was excellent. Food can push your boundaries a bit if you are up for a culinary challenge.

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Thank Kiwicyclo
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9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016 via mobile

This is a fantastic place for dining and delicious food. Quite expensive however the food lives up to the prices. We started with entrees of bread and dips - so tasty and a generous serving for two. We also got the fish ceviche - for one - a taste sensation. A glass of Matawhero Pinot gri - went well with... More 

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Thank Ethel R
Southampton, United Kingdom
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157 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2016

Had breakfast here. Brilliant choice and good sized portions, really great food. service was quick and very helpful.

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Thank SueSunshiny
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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2016

A warm reception when we entered and great service from the start to finish. Unsure about our desired wine selection we were given taster of a couple of Pinot's and got one that was spot on. The selection of all entree and mains was varied but difficult to choose as all looked perfect. For entrees we had goats cheese and... More 

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Thank Wazzamac
Tenby, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2016

Superb restaurant, near the marina. Excellent menu that is quite imaginative. Service is superb. If you are in the area you must try it

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Thank Derek L
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016 via mobile

As usual, we just turned up out of the blue on a Tuesday night - they were quite busy as Bull sales were on in town for the week but that wasn't an issue for them. We were promptly sorted and seated. We were given menus and drinks straight away and had the specials explained and then left to decide.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
European, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Special occasions, Large groups, Romantic, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 Childers Road, Gisborne 4010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Gisborne Region  >  Gisborne
  • Phone Number: (06) 868 3246

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