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Crowded House Bar & Cafe

93 - 99 Devon Street East | Taranaki, New Plymouth 4601, New Zealand
+64 6-759 4921
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good30%
  • Average17%
  • Poor7%
  • 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 30 July 2012

This used to be our local but it seems to be lacking in something lately. The brunches are not what they used to be so whether they have changed chefs Im not sure. The glass doors always seem to be dirty on a Sunday morning...More

Thank Herbies1
Reviewed 21 July 2012

Average pub food. Lots of TVs with lots of sports. Does the trick if that's what you're looking for.

Thank MRichm
Reviewed 15 July 2012

Good selection to choose from for a sports bar. Decent sized meals with quick friendly service.

Thank Racgra
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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$26
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, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 3:00 AM
10:00 AM - 3:00 AM
10:00 AM - 3:00 AM
10:00 AM - 3:00 AM
10:00 AM - 3:00 AM
10:00 AM - 3:00 AM
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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