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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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Overview
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good30%
  • Average17%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (11 reviews)
“donuts” (3 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
New Zealand, Bar, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
93 - 99 Devon Street East | Taranaki, New Plymouth 4601, New Zealand
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Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

Great bar, awesome staff! So friendly and helpful, delicious meal as well A++ will definitely be coming back to crowdy some time soon

Thank Lauren T
EmmaPuletaha, Owner at Crowded House Bar & Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 7 February 2017

Awesome Lauren, thanks for your great feedback!

Reviewed 2 February 2017

After the movies we have on a regular basis gone to Crowded House for dinner which has always been very good. Unfortunately this was Not the case last night. We ordered 10 meals, two of which were beef nachos. They were tepid to cold. Both...More

1  Thank Corinne C
EmmaPuletaha, Owner at Crowded House Bar & Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 February 2017

Hi Corrinne, We are so very sorry that you had an awful experience. Please please give us a call on 067594921 ask for Kerry or email myself emma@crowdedhouse.co.nz as we must get more information about this. We really value your custom and your feedback and...More

Reviewed 2 February 2017

Been here a few times now when we have visited New Plymouth. Staff are always friendly and welcoming. Food is great and we've never had to wait long. Kids got colouring paper and felts to keep them occupied.

Thank vickystevens43
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for a dinner and didn't end up leaving till closing well mannered fun staff and excellent food. Can't wait to come back again!

Thank Tracey P
EmmaPuletaha, Owner at Crowded House Bar & Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 31 January 2017

Awesome to hear - thanks Tracey!

Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

Went here tonight for after dinner coffee and dessert, ordered a caramel CrowdyBlock as an alternative to a birthday cake, not sickly sweet, and the caramel is nice and runny not too sweet and not thick goopy rubbish. Crowdy Blocks are the best chocolate 🍫...More

Thank Kelli S
Reviewed 24 January 2017

Come here all the time, always great food and amazing service. Always spot on with my annoying Soy latte vanilla extra shot coffee order! Best place for a hangover cure...

Thank Leah F
Reviewed 8 January 2017

We called in for coffee and decided to have some lunch while we were there. The ribs were exceptional. The meat was so tender that it literally fell off the bones and the flavour was superb. I considered the ribs as the best ribs in...More

Thank Sharron G
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

Went up to the bar, and the female staff member ignored us for 30 seconds with a sour look on her face. Went to the other side of the bar and got ignored by the male staff member, who after serving the couple before us...More

Thank Piwakawaka19
EmmaPuletaha, Owner at Crowded House Bar & Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 30 December 2016

Hi Anna, We are very sorry that you felt both our staff members ignored you, obviously that is the last thing we want our staff to be doing. We are very sorry this was your experience at Crowded House. Regards Emma

Reviewed 14 December 2016

Everytime we visit service has alway been prompt and the staff are always friendly and check back. Our meals today were perfect as ordered and we will have no hesitation in returning in the future.

Thank kiwiman13
Reviewed 8 December 2016

Great friendly staff. The person who served me was a local so we got chatting about some good places to go visit and things to do in the region. Me and a friend got Large Ribs and it was brought out on a massive plank...More

1  Thank Jack R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$7 - US$26
Cuisine
New Zealand, Bar, Gluten Free Options
Meals
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
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Monday
10:00 AM - 3:00 AM
Tuesday
10:00 AM - 3:00 AM
Wednesday
10:00 AM - 3:00 AM
Thursday
10:00 AM - 3:00 AM
Friday
10:00 AM - 3:00 AM
Saturday
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
Description
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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