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Bucks Sports Bar & Grill

100 Casement Road, Whangamata, New Zealand
+64 7-865 6915
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good33%
  • Average45%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
3 Mar 2018
“A proper pu”
21 Oct 2017
“Good Meal”
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Steakhouse, Bar, Grill, Pub
100 Casement Road, Whangamata, New Zealand
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

It has it all .. Pokies a TAB and good easy food. Nothing 'gourmet' which is great just good honest food an easy going , welcoming ambience and fantastic efficient friendly staff.

Thank Karen C
Reviewed 22 October 2017

We enjoyed our lunch meal & the bar staff were friendly except for the older lady with the long grey plait who is always so sour faced and rude every time we go. She was cooking and drinking beer on the job today. She could...More

Thank lisamillar2017
Reviewed 12 September 2016

A typical unclassy NZ pub that serves beer. Dressed up with some nice memorabilia, and friendly staff that offer to give you a sample of their beer without asking. Meals are affordable. If you could put in a wish list it would be nice to...More

Thank taqueeney
Reviewed 26 May 2016

Spent an afternoon with a mate have a some bets on the horses & few beers. Bucks is the only TAB in Whangmata & is well set up for anyone wanting a flutter. There is a seperate Gaming Lounge for those wanting to play the...More

Thank John P
Reviewed 22 February 2015

This place is a Speights bar, cheap handles of beer, not busy has a TAB, pub food and pool tables. We went to watch the rugby, they had multiple screens and our team had a win, poor service crazy locals but a good game of...More

Thank AlistairAuckland
Reviewed 16 October 2014

Bucks is a large open area bar with friendly staff, plenty of flat screen TVs and great service. Good food at good prices. We wouldn't hesitate in recommending Bucks to anyone that wanted a good meal with a friendly atmosphere.

Thank Frankguth
Reviewed 16 June 2014

Damn good size Burgers & chips to go with it. Very good prices too. We arrived with a large group of 20 plus riders, unannounced. Service a little delayed due to our large group. Will phone next time to warn the staff. Otherwise excellent burgers.

1  Thank chrissydoc
Reviewed 2 September 2013

we came to new z in the off season and when we stayed the night here we had limited options for restaurants that were open. A bartender at a local pub suggested Bucks. My son and I split a burger which was good. My wife...More

Thank kytsrfr
Reviewed 11 July 2013

Cold beer and hot food with heaps of big flat screens to watch all your favorite sports. Plenty of room, not crowded. Good watering hole!

Thank SwingkingGoldCoast
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Steakhouse, Bar, Grill, Pub
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 Casement Road, Whangamata, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Coromandel Peninsula  >  Whangamata
  • Phone Number: +64 7-865 6915
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At Bucks Sports Bar & Grill, we offer a warm welcoming atmosphere with traditional kiwi pub fare - scrumptious meals and snacks to suit all ages, including All Day Breakfast. Try our Scotch Fillet, Lamb Shanks, or Catch of the day, followed by all-time kiwi favourite dessert Apple Crumble with ice cream or cream. Bucks are known to have the “Best Burgers in Town” and is Whangamata’s best spot for catching that Big game on the large screens and the perfect place for punters to place their bets at the only TAB in town. There is a private gaming room with 18 gaming machines if you fancy a little flutter. Bucks Sports Bar & Grill is situated in the centre of Whangamata town just 40m off Port Road in Casement Road, just a few minutes stroll away from the beach. There is plenty of room outside in the Garden Bar which is sunny and sheltered, perfect for dining or for catching those rays of sunshine and sipping the coldest beer in town.Enjoy a wide variety of local and imported beers, ciders, wines, spirits, R.T.D’s and low and non-alcoholic beverages. We have the capacity to host groups for functions, celebrations and work get-togethers. Come along to our happy hour Tuesday and Friday 5pm to 6pm. We provide a Courtesy Van for your convenience.We have pool tables and a Jukebox, plus children’s toy and lolly machines. If you are a visitor or on holiday we invite you to experience our relaxing and inviting premises where families are made very welcome.In a recent Travel Article written by Elisabeth Easther, we were chosen under 'BEST FOOD' for the best pub grub!
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