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Smash Palace

Open Now: 12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Open today: 12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
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Way fun!

What a place! Eclectic decor is an understatement. But most importantly, the beers and ciders are... read more

Reviewed 8 April 2018
Dale B
Beaumont, California
via mobile
interesting place with lots of ambience

visited with a large group on a ship shore tour and loved all the interesting items on display... read more

Reviewed 28 January 2018
margaret l
Elizabeth, Australia
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  • Average16%
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7 Apr 2018
“Way fun!”
27 Jan 2018
“interesting place with lots of ambience”
Smash Palace is all about good times with great live music, delicious drinks + food and awesome locals.
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24 Banks Street, Gisborne 4010, New Zealand
+64 6-867 7769
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Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

What a place! Eclectic decor is an understatement. But most importantly, the beers and ciders are great. Check it out!

Thank Dale B
Reviewed 28 January 2018

visited with a large group on a ship shore tour and loved all the interesting items on display here.There were quite a few stories behind the items but did not have the time to hear them. But the owner did say they are planning a...More

Thank margaret l
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

The reviews sounded interesting so we stopped by on a Friday night. The band was just wrapping up, and then they were the only patrons bar us. The dj was playing vinyl, so points. We stayed for two games of pool and a beer, did...More

Thank KylaLouise
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

Three years ago I visited this area and was super excited to come here only to find it was closed. I made all of my friends do the walk into a industrial estate with them moaning at me that this looked like it was in...More

Thank jacqui p
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Very quirky and interesting place. Very relaxed and friendly. Good range of drinks and the food was good. A fun touch to finish the pizza yourself.

Thank Agerdododo
Reviewed 30 August 2016

If your looking to hang out a cool bar with a real Kiwi twist make the effort and check out Smash Palace. Its in an industrial zone 5 minutes from town and I think its one of New Zealands best pubs! Its all about the...More

Thank James B
Reviewed 19 December 2015

Smash palace really has got a charm about it. The inside of this place is very cool with some fascinating and different decorations. You wouldn't think at first that this is the ideal place for a wine tasting but the wine we got to taste...More

Thank Emil H
Reviewed 12 December 2015

so many things from past and present to look at , very very fascinating that is for sure , the knowledge of what they sell is great too whether it be a cider , beer or a wine . even if you are just having...More

1  Thank Jenelle M
Reviewed 28 November 2015 via mobile

Amazing decor ! Great owners, Darrel was so knowledgable and friendly and the wine and cheese was great. Awesome live music ! Would definitely recommend to anyone and everyone !

Thank Kaela P
Reviewed 11 November 2015 via mobile

Had an awesome time tasting local wines ad ciders paired well with local cheese in a fun relaxed manner!! Cool little spot to stop and explore there is lots to find in this friendly local bar

Thank Kelsey M
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