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Crowded House Bar & Cafe Restaurant

93 - 99 Devon Street East | Taranaki, New Plymouth 4601, New Zealand
+64 6-759 4921
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good30%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
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New Zealand, Bar, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
93 - 99 Devon Street East | Taranaki, New Plymouth 4601, New Zealand
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Reviewed 6 July 2012

Seemed a normal, run of the mill, modern sports bar/pub. Good menu, from what i saw (not tried). Bar tender was a arogant bloke to initially us then was so rude to his colleague right in front of us who was trying to assist us.......More

1  Thank thecouple178
Reviewed 28 June 2012

Any time we have been the food is good, the service is fine and there is always entertainment from the big screens, trivia and even a wine club. This Kerry goes the extra mile very impressive.

Thank Ambercourt
Reviewed 15 June 2012

We had a meal there last night with family and the service and meals were fabulous. Totally recomended Crowded House as a place to dine at for families. Very reasonably prices and qood quality food, with great service. thank you!

1  Thank newzealandmade
Reviewed 14 June 2012

I went to crowded house for tea with a group of eleven 20-27yr old girls and we had an awesome time. Our waiter Luke gave us fantastic service, especially as we kept changing our meal orders on him and requesting changes to what the meals...More

1  Thank Megan M
Reviewed 14 June 2012

We always have a good time dining at Crowded House. The food may not be "spectacular" as some people seem to expect but it delivers just what it should for the type of venue that it is. It is good hearty food, always of reasonable...More

1  Thank Leanne M
Reviewed 14 June 2012

.... for a welcoming, easy, freindly environment such as that at the Crowded House when you have a two year old with you in town. It's not easy finding somewhere appropriate for a break and a bite to eat when you're in town with a...More

1  Thank Nicola E
Reviewed 14 June 2012

I have been coming to Crowded House for years now and I always experience great food and service, the staff are friendly and the food is delicious at anytime of the day! Would definitely recommend!

1  Thank h0llyp0p
Reviewed 14 April 2012

This place needs a complete overhaul. It is dirty, smelly, greasy - full of loud drunks - only average food - best avoided unless you are starving

Thank Jane B
Reviewed 2 April 2012

I am sure this is a great place for locals but for a visitor it was very disappointing. Shabby decor, ripped fake leather seating, smelly. The staff seemed unco-ordinated - we were asked three times by three different wait staff for our order. The food...More

Thank Brett and Paula B
Reviewed 22 March 2012

Just a cool Bar / Cafe very relaxed, staff so happy good food great coffee

Thank Warren B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$28
New Zealand, Bar, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 03:00
10:00 - 03:00
10:00 - 03:00
10:00 - 03:00
10:00 - 03:00
10:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 93 - 99 Devon Street East | Taranaki, New Plymouth 4601, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Taranaki Region  >  New Plymouth
  • Phone Number: +64 6-759 4921
  • E-mail
Crowded House, it's a local sports bar like no other in the heart of the New Plymouth CBD.

Open 7 days from 10am until late the eatery menu has a wide selection of dishes to choose from brunch, lunch & dinner. The bar has an extensive range including Heineken. We LOVE sport and have plenty of screens for you to watch it all on. FREE WIFI for all of our customers too.

Crowded House is just 5 minutes walk to our World famous Pukekura Park or down to the Coastal Walkway.
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