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Dinner at Ambitions

Ambitions Training Restaurant, 29 Queen Street, Palmerston North. Opens Tue 17 Oct, 6pm

Restaurant meal

Make date night dinner at Ambitions

UCOL's Chef Training and Hospitality team welcome you to dine with us for a limited time for dinner in our training restaurant, Ambitions. There's nothing like customers to keep us on our toes, so come in, and support our students' learning.

Our dinner service runs from 17 Oct - 23 Nov on certain days from 6pm as follows:

Set menu of three courses for $40

  • 17, 18, 19, 24, 25, 26, 31 Oct
  • 1, 2, 7, 8, 9 Nov

Degustation menu $55

  • 20 - 23 Nov, Mondays, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday evenings
Here's behind the scenes with the class of 2017 preparing the five course degustation dinner (30 seconds):


Buffet $30

  • 14 - 16 Nov, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday evenings

Reservations are essential. A $10 per person non-refundable deposit is required for groups and multiple bookings.

Telephone (06) 952 7001 extn 70902.


(subject to change)

Seasonal soup with lightly toasted bread
Arancini with smoked tomato coulis, shaved parmesan, basil
Chicken liver parfait with plum jelly, black bread
Beef carpaccio with roasted beetroot, walnut skordalia, parmesan wafers, rocket
Pork Gyoza - dumplings with sesame seed oil & soy reduction

Market fresh fish - your server will advise
Angus pure scotch fillet with broccolini, chunky potatoes, béarnaise sauce
Five Spice Pork Belly with greens, crispy shallots, orange/ginger sauce
Corn-fed chicken breast with corn purée, gaufrette potatoes, beans, chorizo crumb
Mushroom Cannelloni with pumpkin purée, baby spinach

Sweet ‘afters’ - your server will advise
Ambrosia - marshmallow, frozen yoghurt, toasted coconut, berry coulis
Warm raspberry & chocolate brownie with cream, choc soil
Waffle wafer - gingernut ice cream, orange coulis, praline
Trio of local cheeses with fruit chutney, crackers

17 Oct - 23 Nov

Ambitions Training Restaurant
29 Queen Street
Palmerston North

6pm onwards

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