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Paihia Sports Bar Restaurant

Bar, Pub, New Zealand
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10 Selwyn Road | Paihia, Paihia 0200, New Zealand
+64 9-402 5434
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Sydney, Australia
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Lovely food plenty of options friendly staff good value and views are great and an easy stroll to your apartment

Thank Peakytravellers
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On the door it clearly said open until 1am but when my husband and I walked in the lady went to serve my husband then a male behind the bar called out oh nah we just closed up. It was only 8:40pm. We had just finished eating dinner so we hadn't even been drinking. Bloody rude if you ask me.

Thank Krystal B
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016

This place was my go to bar to go hang out after work. Whether it was winter or summer, it was a great place to hang out. The food was great and so were the drinks. The staff were wonderful and so were all the patrons. Give it a go!!

1 Thank Meghan A
Leeds, England, United Kingdom
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111 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

Took the family of four to this place since they wanted a burger style place. Busy so please book at least during weekends and in the summer months. We all enjoyed the food and the service.

1 Thank Jorgen L
Porthcawl, United Kingdom
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181 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

Popped in there to enquire about watching a rugby game later that day. The barman grunted that he may not be open if there were not enough people in there before slopping the drinks we had ordered down in front of us. I was not impressed.

Thank DaiJEvs
Surfers Paradise, Queensland, Australia
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18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2016

Nice place to visit in Paihia. Had a couple of drinks , good NZ music playing, friendly people. It's in a back St so no views but there is an outside are to sit if you wanted.

1 Thank Hellz-bellz-in-gc
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51 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

Love the place, it's a sport bar,but genuine, simple.owner is nice. I'd try the burger, was good, great plate with fries.

Thank Michele L
Kaikohe, New Zealand
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2016

Great staff with awesome attitudes - the food is great value and delicious - we always have a great time with the locals!

Thank puckalux
Wrea Green, United Kingdom
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510 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 201 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 May 2016

Read other reviews so sought this bar out. Thought very tacky - perhaps it was end of season but only stayed for one drink and moved on.

Thank Larry M
Derby, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 263 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 March 2016

After a 5 hour drive from Pauanui - I stopped by for a cold drink. It was Easter Saturday so the place was rocking! I must admit that the beer was cold but for me not cold enough. Service was quick, however. Did not eat as I had booked dinner in our hotel. I may be wrong but this is... More 

Thank Honisoiquimalypense

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Bar, Pub, New Zealand
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 Selwyn Road | Paihia, Paihia 0200, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Northland Region  >  Bay of Islands  >  Paihia
  • Phone Number: +64 9-402 5434

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?