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Punters Bar and Grill

226 Main Road, Tairua 3508, New Zealand
+64 7-864 9370
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  • Excellent16%
  • Very good64%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“friendly pub” (2 reviews)
“win” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, Steakhouse, Seafood
$$ - $$$
226 Main Road, Tairua 3508, New Zealand
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Reviewed 10 August 2017

when we went in to check what dinner menu they had we were told where the menu was. the reception we got did not seem that friendly. A place mainly for the locals.

Thank kevinngaire
Reviewed 28 July 2017

Ate here by default as everywhere else was closed on a Monday night. It is a gambler's bar so there are machines, TV coverage of various sports and machines to make wagers on. Not where I would normally select for dinner, but as it was...More

Thank Barry H
Reviewed 20 June 2017

Arrived in Tairua late afternoon ahead of some walking tomorrow and needed a place to watch the Lions game. Our host suggested Punters bar and so we headed down wondering what sort of reception we would get in our red Lions' shirts - answer was...More

Thank Skydom
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

My husband and I had the burger and the chicken burger!! The portions were big and good value for money. This is why we chose this place, especially having come from Auckland where it was so expensive! It is very much a bar that serves...More

Thank Tanya F
Reviewed 20 February 2017

We stopped by on a quiet Sunday night and sat at a picnic table outside. Very basic, order at the bar kind of place. I had a steak sandwich. It had 3 5 oz steaks on top! Aioli, carmelized onions and all kinds of salad...More

Thank urbanrenewal
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

This place is no frills but the food is good & beer is cold. We got to see the NFL football playoffs with some locals that follow USA sports. A good time was had by all!

Thank KAW0107
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Went in to order coffee at 8pm. Was advised band is playing so machine switched off. Was friendly and was ok with not getting a coffee. The band sounded good.

Thank cassandra e
Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

Went shopping in the evening and fancied a beer and this was an ideal spot. Clean and friendly and prices fair. I would give it a go for sure

Thank peter c
Reviewed 25 November 2016

Drop into Tairua and have a meal at Punters bar and grill where the chef Patrick will make sure you get value for money. Try the pork ribs on a Thursday night and be amazed at the sheer size of the meal, loked like a...More

1  Thank penhen33
Reviewed 30 October 2016

Popped in to this establishment to watch the Rugby test, and after being picked up by the bars courtesy van ( very timely) we had a few drinks, a pub burger meal ( large and very tasty..the patio was excellent) but there were a fair...More

Thank Sid H
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 226 Main Road, Tairua 3508, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Coromandel Peninsula  >  Tairua
  • Phone Number: +64 7-864 9370
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