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Seaview road, Paraparaumu, New Zealand
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“gnocchi” (4 reviews)
“profiteroles” (2 reviews)
“duck” (6 reviews)
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Italian, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Seaview road, Paraparaumu, New Zealand
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I wouldn't rave about the food here compared to others' opinions. It was pricey for what you get. However, we couldn't fault the work of our waitress, Kelly. She was fantastic. The meals came out very late, not the fault of her. We (6x) were...More

Thank TriBrowns
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

8 Blokes on a golfing weekend and had this restaurant recommended to us for great food at reasonable price. We were not disappointed. We were told bookings essential for weekend nights and so called ahead to book mid afternoon. Our motel host also called forward...More

Thank Grant D
Reviewed 2 October 2017

We love love love this place! Soprano is the best restaurant in Paraparaumu hands down and we've been on loads of occasions. The menu is extensive enough but not too much and we've never had a bad or even average dish on our many visits....More

Thank kelznz
Reviewed 27 September 2017

We have frequently visited this restaurant over the last 5 years. What has happened to it? We chose to go here for a 70th birthday celebration. The menu seems to have shrunk to just a photocopied piece of paper. No specials on offer. Where were...More

Thank skylarkGlos
Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

Great service - fast, friendly and waitress who really cared! Food was very good and also on the table very quickly. Overall a great dining experience! Great winter menu with amazing choices!

Thank Isabell8785
Reviewed 17 September 2017

This is one of the more popular European restaraunts located just a few minutes from Paraparaumu beach. It pays to book in advance as sometimes there are no tables available at the time you want. For those who love Italian food, you wont be disappointed.

Thank ceepeetoo
Reviewed 6 September 2017

probably the best and most well known eatery on the coast always a good standard of service and food

Thank 530hoho
Reviewed 27 August 2017

Great service at this busy local restaurant. Quite a well known restaurant now a local icon. Great menu, good wine list, something for everyone.

Thank nigeltrewhitt
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Great little Italian place, happy 13th birthday - great service and great food - we will be back and the dessert, oh my gosh!! 10 out of 10

Thank Daniel C
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

What an awesome night, cheeky kitchen staff and old school Italian classics on the speaker in the mess. Catalyst was the dinner for 2 at Soriano Smoked nuts and a New Zealand sparkling to start. Calamari for (no) myself and arancini for my lovely wife....More

Thank McTravel73
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 16 - USD 27
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Seaview road, Paraparaumu, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Kapiti Coast  >  Paraparaumu
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