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Thirty30 Craft Beer Bar

$$ - $$$,
16 Kings Road, Paihia 0200, New Zealand
+64 9-402 7479
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good35%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“burger” (29 reviews)
“wedges” (6 reviews)
“doughnuts” (2 reviews)
Opens in 10 min
Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
16 Kings Road, Paihia 0200, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 125 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Title says it all. Went there on consecutive days. Friendly staff and decent happy hour selection and prices.

Thank Adventurer817359
Reviewed 13 August 2018

After a long day of visiting the 90-mile beach, we ate at the Craft Beer Bar. There was only one server, and she was excellent. We split a burger (they're huge) and it was cooked well and tasty. Fries were good, Beer was delicious and...More

Thank dawn h
Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

The 30 burger was incredible! The chef is amazing, the place is cool and we LOVED it! We have traveled a lot and this place is a must. Great price, great food and great music.

Thank delaguardia8
Reviewed 31 July 2018

We had the seafood chowder and it was delicious. Service was friendly and efficient. We will come back.

Thank Kwai L
Reviewed 26 July 2018

Enjoyed a craft ginger beer, and shared a lamb and beef burger with my friend. Neither of the burgers were particularly good.

Thank Jess R
Karen S, Owner at Thirty30 Craft Beer Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 28 July 2018

Hi Jess, Thank you for your feedback. We are obviously disappointed to hear that you were not impressed with our food. Could you message me at karen@thirty30.co.nz to look into this further, I appreciate your time taken on this.

Reviewed 5 July 2018

Called for a coffee but decided on lunch. Mine was chowder, hubbys lambs fry and bacon. Plus a Wither Hills Chardy. Couldn’t fault either meal and plenty of if (Even the two boxer dogs had some of that great bread that was left over) The...More

Thank Jill J
Reviewed 14 June 2018

On Kings Rd the backpackers Rd this is a great place to meet the locals and people from all over the World. Good selection of beers and also bottled and draft. Plenty of shade, they have open Mike once a week. With very knowledgeable barman,...More

Thank DrGozeldog
Karen S, Owner at Thirty30 Craft Beer Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 16 June 2018

Hi there, Thank you so much for taking the time to post a review. Always good to get feedback from our customers. See you again sometime.

Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

Three diners tonight..... Diner 1 had Works Thirty30 burger and craft beers. The burger patty was a little dry and the 2 craft beers average. Diner 2 had lamb meatball and mushroom kebab and salad and house merlot. Both were 5 out of 5 and...More

Thank debcol25
Karen S, Owner at Thirty30 Craft Beer Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 22 July 2018

Hi there, Thank you for taking time to review Thirty30, we appreciate it. Sorry to hear the burger was a bit dry, it has been brought to the attention of the kitchen team. Thanks and hope to see you again

Reviewed 10 April 2018

Very nice place. Felt very welcome. Great drinks and food with fair prices. If you want to spend a relaxed evening, this is the place.

Thank M4929HMstefanm
Karen S, Owner at Thirty30 Craft Beer Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 22 July 2018

Thank you for your review. Glad you enjoyed your time with us

Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

Wanted to check dis place out for its live music , Being a non drinker & people watching & then two dogs with its owner came in to check it out also . Yes hr half in here although low ratin from us . I...More

Thank chrisnjulez
Karen S, Owner at Thirty30 Craft Beer Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 22 July 2018

Hi, Thank you for your review.We do have a mixed clientele which we love. Every man and his dog are welcomed @ Thirty30.

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31 March 2015|
Response from Karen S | Property representative |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$15
Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Waitstaff, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
3:00 PM - 12:00 AM
3:00 PM - 12:00 AM
3:00 PM - 12:00 AM
3:00 PM - 12:00 AM
3:00 PM - 12:00 AM
3:00 PM - 12:00 AM
3:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 Kings Road, Paihia 0200, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Northland Region  >  Bay of Islands  >  Paihia
  • Phone Number: +64 9-402 7479
  • E-mail
Thirty30 is a craft beer bar with an added bonus of serving a full menu including our house made specialty burgers from open to close everyday. So if you're feeling hungry say 10 or 11pm, call in & we'll be more than happy to feed that hungry soul. We strongly support NZ & locally owned and made products & we are proud to support small NZ beer companies including, Hawkes Bay Breweries, McLeods, Hallertau, Moa, Sawmill, Parrotdog, Sunshine, Garage Project, Ora & Good George. We currently have available on tap, Hawkes Bay Amber Ale, Pure lager & a very popular 'Ginger Fusion.From Sawmill, red IPA & from McLeod's in Waipu their Tropical Cyclone Double IPA. We also stock NZ wines and a range of NZ non alcoholic drinks including Taha. All NZ owned! Yes we do coffee, & take away too! Live music is provided on a regular basis. Don't miss our famous Jam night from 7pm every Sunday, showcasing the best Northland has to offer! Call in sometime, say hi, & enjoy the best courtyard in Paihia!
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