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Sal Rose

1a Alberton Avenue, Auckland Central, Auckland 1025, New Zealand
+64 9-845 5331
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good31%
  • Average18%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible6%
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“pasta” (13 reviews)
“pork belly” (4 reviews)
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Italian, European, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
1a Alberton Avenue, Auckland Central, Auckland 1025, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

This is an outstanding restaurant It has an extensive menu, an excellent wine list and great service The owner wanders around to talk to diners and has a good pedigree in hospitality The food is excellent and although at the top end of average in...More

Thank Wayne7777
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

Been coming here since it first opened - consistently fabulous - really nice staff - particularly the Manager - highly recommend - LOVE the pizzas :)

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Reviewed 17 August 2017

I'd only eaten here once before with a group booking (Sal Rose is a sponsor and support of the local Community Patrol) and I remember us being well looked after on that occasion. But this time it was my wife and I enjoying some me-time...More

Thank Steve K
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

When some friends suggested we do dinner here I thought great it has been a long time between drinks. We had a great evening with very friendly staff and good food. The pizzas are the perfect size and flavorsome I had the scilicano and it...More

Thank Sean C
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

Have been here on many occasions and had uber eats a few times as well Pizza pasta dessert and the wine is all perfect. Such a cool space which you wouldn't think was belong the door Even smells amazing just walking past it! GO HERE...More

Thank Phillip G
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Returned here after quite some time to find it still the same. Nice atmosphere but quite dark so menus can be hard to read. Booths provide good level of intimacy and privacy for each dining group. Had chicken dish with risotto and no veg... I...More

Thank Rhonda W
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

I gave a talk there tonight for a conference. No vested interests. It was lovely. Best calamari I've eaten in a long time. Pork belly spectacular. Very engaging host with a great knowledge of Italian food traditions and wine. Italian chefs in the background bring...More

Thank Mark H
Reviewed 1 April 2017

A very disappointing experience. There were no herbs on the pizza, the gnocchi was under cooked and the lamb dish tasted as though it was heated up and the sauce came out of a jar. It is not reflective of good Italian cuisine. It was...More

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Reviewed 26 March 2017

Nice atmosphere and excellent service despite busy Fri night. Good quality traditional Italian food , and interesting wines . Spaghetti marinara-as it should be ( and by that I mean without tomato sauce ) nice chicken liver pate and good tiramisu . I would recommend...More

Thank Andrew V
Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

It's great to have a friendly local to pop down to for calamari, pizza and wine served with smiles and excellent hospitality. We love the booths but the courtyard is also a nice atmosphere. Tonight we had the smoked chicken pizza, which was delicious, as...More

Thank KiwiNZtraveller787
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:30
16:00 - 23:30
16:00 - 23:30
16:00 - 23:30
16:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1a Alberton Avenue, Auckland Central, Auckland 1025, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  Auckland Central
  • Phone Number: +64 9-845 5331
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