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Paulys Diner

3 Paora Hapi Street | Spa Gate Shopping Centre, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
+64 22 459 4377
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good13%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fried chicken” (38 reviews)
“loaded fries” (19 reviews)
“burger” (163 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Fast food, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly
3 Paora Hapi Street | Spa Gate Shopping Centre, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Hubby had the fish burger and I had the chicken burger and we shared a scoop of chips. I enjoyed my burger - loved the honey sauce; hubby wasn’t so keen on his. The chips were good but would be better with just salt; didn’t...More

Thank krison2ur
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a hidden gem here in Taupo, I was so hungry, the burger I had was fill of all the good Kiwi tastes.

Thank Merv-Taupo
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I’ve been travelling around NZ and was recommended to try this hidden gem. The guys at Paulys were super friendly, the restaurant had a cool and relaxed atmosphere playing some great tunes. I ordered the chicken burger with honey butter and sweet potato fries. It...More

Thank snake998
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We drove by Taupo and had a quick stop at Paulys for a veggie Burger. It was rally good! Would definetly eat there again!

Thank Elinfolke
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great (and I mean GREAT!!!) burgers, priced well. What more could you ask for. Highly recommend visiting Pauleys.

Thank Hilary B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

As a cheeseburger enthusiast, I always look for new places to smash a cheesy and Paulys did not disappoint. I am happy to say this is by far one of the best burgers I’ve ever had. Opted for the double option and was very impressed!...More

Thank Tzeres
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Best burger in a while. Lovely soft buns and yummy burger sauce. We had the classic cheese burger but fried chicken looked good too. Friendly welcoming service.

Thank Emily N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My boyfriend and I stayed a week and a half in Taupo and found that hidden gem! He had the double chilli cheese burger and I had the fish burger, both with fries. Both burgers were amazing, tbh, it was probably the best fish burger...More

1  Thank jumongledalek
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One of the best burger joints we've been too. Great burgers, and the loaded fries were amazing. Great bunch of guys too, with excellent service. Well recommended.

Thank Adventurer825815
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After a long drive from Palmerston North we stopped here for an early dinner. The people are brilliant and the burgers and fried chicken is excellent. My husband had the chilli cheese burger and the patty was cooked perfectly, nicely charred but still very juicy....More

Thank KimG3637
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Shane I
25 January 2017|
Response from PaulysDiner | Property representative |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$17
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Paora Hapi Street | Spa Gate Shopping Centre, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Taupo District  >  Taupo
  • Phone Number: +64 22 459 4377
  • E-mail
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