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Gusto Restaurant

55 Ocean View Parade | New Plymouth, New Plymouth 4310, New Zealand
+64 6-759 8133
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“fish cakes” (6 reviews)
“scallops” (20 reviews)
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Seafood, European, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
55 Ocean View Parade | New Plymouth, New Plymouth 4310, New Zealand
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Reviewed December 17, 2016 via mobile

We dined at Gusto for a family celebration lunch. We were a large group with a set menu. The options were open sandwiches, fish and a chicken salad. I had that fish which was pan fried. The fish was moist and the portion was a...More

Thank SandK91
Reviewed December 15, 2016

I didn't get round to reviewing this when we first visited it 3 weeks ago but on our 2nd visit I can definitely say it is well worth a visit. They have a very extensive menu and I will be going back again to try...More

Thank CrystalRose54
Reviewed December 3, 2016 via mobile

Squeezed us in even though kitchen was about to close and presented us with two beautifully presented meals. The smoked fish cakes were divine and the Chilli salt squid was the most tender I've ever had. The coffees were mighty fine too. All hit the...More

Thank ElectricWeka
Reviewed November 30, 2016 via mobile

Mum and I came for lunch, scallops were amazing,awesome place really enjoyed my coffee, friendly staff and great service

Thank Tess K
Reviewed November 29, 2016

We have just come home for having a lovely meal at Gusto. What an enjoyable evening. The service was first rate, the staff were helpful and friendly and attentive. All the people in our party really enjoyed their food. Will go again - soon. Jean...More

Thank thereeds757
Reviewed November 21, 2016

The location is right by the breakwater good food well presented & reasonable priced ,friendly service

Thank Frank A
Reviewed November 18, 2016

Great friendly service, awesome ambiance, amazing view over looking the ocean. Food was Quick with a good selection on the menu

Thank rickychapman
Reviewed November 15, 2016

New Plymouth is a gourmet delight. This restaurant is right on the seaside plenty of light and wonderful view. Our waiter was knowledgeable and very attentive. We had to wait a bit for drinks at the start but we were a large group. Two of...More

Thank Dianne A
Reviewed November 8, 2016

In 20 years of dining out with my husband who is in a wheelchair we have never been offered to have the table raised to allow wheelchair to fit under. and then on top of that I was given a couple of cushions so I...More

Thank Natalie C
gustotaranaki, Manager at Gusto Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Natalie, We are all thrilled to hear such a charming friendly couple had such an enjoyable time at Gusto last Saturday. We like to think it is the little things that make a big difference and we are always happy to go the extra...More

Reviewed November 6, 2016

Came here for breakfast today as we wanted a waterfront location. It is a great spot down at the busy harbour but lacking in atmosphere. Service was good as was the coffee but the eggs benedict at $21.00 was a disappointment as the spinach under...More

Thank Alan W
gustotaranaki, Manager at Gusto Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Alan, Great to hear you enjoyed our location, service and coffee. Sorry to hear you were disappointed with your eggs benedict. It is one of our most popular dishes and your feedback is unusual. Had you informed us we would have been happy to...More

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Hi,We want to give friends in Waitara an anniversary gift.Please could you give a guide price for two please,with and without wine,as we live in England.We look forward to your reply.Thanks
April 15, 2015|
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Response from GM0206 |
Hi,We had a look at your menus on your web site and have replied via your web site.Awaiting you reply.Thankyou
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$11 - $29
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids, Scenic view, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
9:00 am - 2:00 pm
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 55 Ocean View Parade | New Plymouth, New Plymouth 4310, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Taranaki Region  >  New Plymouth
  • Phone Number: +64 6-759 8133
  • E-mail
Gusto Restaurant is a new spacious dining experience right on the waterfront, with plenty of deck space for outdoor dining on fine days, or warm, cosy waterfront dining indoors on cooler days or nights. We are open every day for breakfast, lunch or dinner with plenty of parking available. Our chefs source top quality ingredients fresh daily to ensure our meals are enjoyed by everyone, and they come back to Gusto time and again.