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The African - CLOSED

64 George Street, Palmerston North 4410, New Zealand
+64 6-356 5723
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good37%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible11%
16 Feb 2016
“closed down last year”
1 Jul 2015
Restaurant Hours Closed
African, European
££ - £££
64 George Street, Palmerston North 4410, New Zealand
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Reviewed 16 February 2016

not relevant closed downthis is the trouble with sites like this they are not able to be flexible enough . why is this still on the list .it wastes peoples time. this place shut last year.

Thank basil197
Reviewed 1 July 2015

i have now visited here over 6 times in the last 6months, the food is FANTASTIC and generous portions, I have been there for various reasons, birthday, graduation with my sons etc, every-time has been great, staff are very helpful, even txting back a reservation...More

Reviewed 30 June 2015

Was quite impressed when i first sat down every thing seemed to be good then we ordered drinks and as with most people as was very surprised $18 each Wow '' hen we ordered our food which i was very impressed with but i think...More

Thank larissab15
Reviewed 9 May 2015 via mobile

I was yelled at across the cafe for not ordering 5 minutes after I sat down waiting for a few friends to come. The sad part is that we are regulars. The owner came out yelling ' do you want some service or what??! '...More

5  Thank Mohammad H
Reviewed 5 April 2015

Dined here on Saturday, the decor is great, nice atmosphere and very friendly staff. Really enjoyed the spicy samosas and the salmon and fish dishes we had did not disappoint.

Thank Zippygirl61
Reviewed 20 February 2015

We both enjoyed our meal i.e. entrée and mains. The portions are large and I wish I had only done two entrees as I couldn't eat all my meal. I had the kebabs and some of the steak was way to rare for me and...More

Thank Sue S
Reviewed 13 February 2015

Atmosphere was nice, service was good. This gets 2 stars from me for 2 reasons. First a small (and weak) cocktail is $18. RIDICULOUS PRICE. Second, we went as a group and ordered entrees to share followed by mains. After the entrees I felt pretty...More

1  Thank michelezentner
Reviewed 1 February 2015

Within our group of four was a South African colleague who had enjoyed dining here some 6 months prior and recommended it to us. We were not disappointed, coming here twice during the week. I was particularly impressed with the Madagascan Chicken Curry that I...More

Thank John_M255115
Reviewed 25 January 2015

i sat at an outside table in the summer shade last week one lunchtime and enjoyed a serving of three spicy samosas. they were accompanied by a tasty homemade chilli salsa and a cooling dairy sauce, maybe with a sour cream base. super flakey pastry...More

Thank kathy a
Reviewed 31 December 2014

The African room is an excellent place to dine. We really were impressed with our experience here. The menu is varied, and the staff were so friendly and upbeat, making the night a special occasion. My husband was particularly impressed with the music from the...More

Thank kiwisisters_12
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
10:00 - 23:00
16:30 - 23:00
16:30 - 23:00
16:30 - 23:00
16:30 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 64 George Street, Palmerston North 4410, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Manawatu-Wanganui Region  >  Palmerston North
  • Phone Number: +64 6-356 5723
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