Rendezvous Restaurant and Bar is located in the lovely Summer Hill Shopping Centre, a short 10 minute drive from the centre of Palmerston North. With plenty of easy access parking and beautiful views of the Manawatu Ranges, Rendezvous Restaurant and Bar creates a warm and welcoming environment. It has a separate restaurant and bar that are suitable for a variety of occasions. Whether you are out on a nice date, a respectable gathering, a family friendly meal, or even causal drinks with some friends, Rendezvous is the place to be.
Out back, the Executive Chef, Reuben Leung Wai was regarded as one of the top Chefs in London. From his early days as Sous Chef at “Rules” (the oldest restaurant in London) to his appointment as Head Chef of the busiest restaurant in the UK (Browns Restaurant and Bar) Reuben’s highly distinguished career eventually culminated in his appointment as Food Development Manager for "Mitchells and Butlers" (operators of managed pubs, bars and restaurants across the entire UK).
Out front, Mel Antonio was a finalist for Matre D of the year 2007, awarded Matre D of the year 2008 and a judge for the Manawatu Hospitality Awards 2009 and 2010 and has had extensive training and experience in the Industry for over 20 years. She trains her staff with her own style that she has developed over her time in the industry, bringing a high standard of service that leads the industry. With the combined efforts.
Our extensive menus incorporate European and Mediterranean cuisine to offer a unique dining experience. With children’s menus, and options available to suit dietary requirements you’ll find a solution for the whole family.