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The Matakana Village Pub

11 Matakana Valley Road, Matakana, Auckland, New Zealand
+64 9-422 7518
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Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“cornbread” (5 reviews)
“lamb shoulder” (5 reviews)
“burger” (20 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
11 Matakana Valley Road, Matakana, Auckland, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 368 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

Went early on a Saturday night. Had hamburger and chips and hubby the slow braised beef cheeks. Good serving size and the chunky chips were excellent. Service was good. Our table was in a small private room so it was great to be able to...More

Thank Daryl V
Reviewed 6 days ago

We had lunch here today for my Dad's 80th birthday and it was great. Really good varied menu and we were all happy with our choices. We had a vegetarian in the group and there was plenty for her to choose from. The Manager came...More

Thank Brooks10
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My partner and I got married in New Zealand and shared the day with family and friends. It was a small affair so we had pre-booked the pub for our lunch. Nora, the manageress and her staff were excellent by ensuring that all was to...More

Thank Diner129
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is by far our favourite pub in New Zealand! The food is superb ( try the ribs, the burger, the seafood chowder 😋) and the staff are outstanding! It’s the best!

Thank toddandkaye
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went here for a family lunch. All good happy to recommend and we will definitely visit again in the near future.

1  Thank Sunhunter33
Greg L, General Manager at The Matakana Village Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for taking the to to review us. We are pleased you had a nice time and look forward to seeing you again soon

Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

We stopped for lunch after the Matakana market and were very impressed with the food! Everything we ordered was delicious!

1  Thank chanellevtv
Greg L, General Manager at The Matakana Village Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for taking the time to review the pub.We are pleased you enjoyed the food and hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 15 July 2018

We enjoyed a lovely meal at the Matakana Hotel. The food was lovely, especially the pickled vegetables that were served with the beef cheeks. I liked the presentation. My fish and chips were very tasty. Staff were helpful, telling us that it was open mic...More

1  Thank Karen F
Greg L, General Manager at The Matakana Village Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for taking the time to review the pub. Sounds like we ticked most of your boxes and really hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

Music was playing, warm relaxed environment. Good selection of wine Lovely atmosphere Nice to have parking at rear Good spot

Thank Lisa W
Greg L, General Manager at The Matakana Village Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 14 July 2018

Thanks for taking the time to review the pub. Sounds like we ticked a few of the boxwes for you and you had a great time. See you again soon

Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

We turned up at the pub around about 5 o’clock and there was some great live music happening so we stayed. Although the wines were great and the bite to eat was good the highlight was definitely the music. In the end the whole crowd...More

Thank TMRussel
Greg L, General Manager at The Matakana Village Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 14 July 2018

Thanks for taking the time to review the pub. Really pleased you had a great time which is what it is all about. See you again soon.

Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

Excellent service Lucy and thanks Nora for the food recommendation , the MVP sandwich is a must! Good wine, cold beer and great atmosphere , we will be back....

1  Thank TSchelin
Greg L, General Manager at The Matakana Village Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 14 July 2018

Thanks for taking the time to review the pub. Really pleased you were well looked after by Lucie and Norah. See you again soon

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mikeH4231OV
10 March 2018|
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Response from Greg L | Property representative |
Thanks for that. See you in for a drink soon. Be great if you could review us again.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$30
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
Monday
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
Friday
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 Matakana Valley Road, Matakana, Auckland, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  Matakana
  • Phone Number: +64 9-422 7518
  • E-mail
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