The Talisman Hotel is a beautiful, welcoming establishment. It was started in 1896 and is located at 7/9 Main Road, Katikati, New Zealand. The hotel is divided into a number of sections. These are the Bistro, the SH2 Bar and the Garden bar. For more than 100 years, this venue has stood quite proud and delivered excellent services to its guests.
A close-knit group of staff works together to ensure that the food is great, drinks are chilled and service is as smooth as silk. They strive to provide some authentic Kiwi hospitality to every guest. Read on to discover more about this establishment.
Menu, Pokies & About The Talisman Hotel
The Bistro section of The Talisman Hotel provides lunch and dinner throughout the week. They have a unique menu which contains delicacies that are guaranteed to satisfy everyone’s tastes. One of the house specialties is Avocado Fries. The chefs are proud to use only the freshest ingredients to be found in New Zealand. As a matter of fact, the avocados are picked right from a tree in the garden bar.
During the Winter, this section contains a wood fire. This creates an ideal, comfortable and inviting ambiance. The Bistro also has some bi-fold doors which lead directly into the astonishing Garden Bar.
While here, you can take your pick from the delicious meals that are available. There are items such as the Wood Fired Pizza Bread, Crispy Calamari, Crispy Chicken Tenderloins, Soft Shell Crab and the Chicken Caesar Salad.
For dinner, you can pick main dishes such as Nigel’s Seafood Chowder, Pork Belly, Pan Gnocchi, Chicken Tikka Masala, and Chicken Roulade. The Tali Tomahawk Steak and Scotch Fillet are some of the most popular meaty items in the Bistro.
The Pepperoni, Margarita and Carnivore pizzas are also available for you. Guests can sample the Chicken or Beef Burgers as well. You are encouraged to end your meals on a sweet note with desserts such as the Passionfruit Panna Cotta, Mud Cake, Parfait and Espresso Creme Brulee.
The SH2 Bar
Featuring a 60’s cars theme, the SH2 Bar is an ideal meeting place where you can socialize with friends and family. The venue provides a collection of refreshing drinks and eats that you can pick out from the under $20 menu. For your entertainment, the bar provides some gaming machines, darts and pool tables. In addition to striking murals on the wall, the establishment also has a collection of car memorabilia guaranteed to impress you.
The Garden Bar
The Garden Bar section of The Talisman Hotel is perfect for those who wish to spend a relaxed afternoon with friends or family. It is an ideal spot where you can enjoy and take in the captivating climate of the Bay of Plenty. There are some alfresco dining furnishings here In addition to that, a fresh scent wafts in from the adjoining herb garden. With the capacity to hold more than 100 people at a time, this venue is perfect for outdoor private events. For this service, simply contact management.
Great local pokies in Katikati
Popular with local pokies players in Katikati The Talisman Hotel has 15 great slot machines to have a spin and win on.
The Talisman has 3 types of comfy rooms available at great value rates. It makes a great venue as a base for visiting the local area attractions in Katikati.
Unique, versatile and comprehensive, The Talisman Hotel is the place to be. The venue provides terrific pokies gaming and dining amenities for its guests in the most beautiful surroundings. There is also some accommodation available at great rates.
The Talisman Hotel is open for business on Monday to Saturday from 11.30am until late.
Sunday from 8.00am until late.
Phone 07 549 3218
Map and address
The Talisman Hotel, Restaurant & Garden Bar
7/9 Main Rd, Katikati 3129, New Zealand
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