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Paulys Diner


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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2018 Winner

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US$7 - US$17
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
American, Fast food, Diner
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Seriously, the first real American-style burger i've had the pleasure of eating. Actual Smashburger, amazing flavours, great homegrown vibe . . . Definitely worth the drive, wherever you are

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Excalabar989
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

🍔🍔 very tasty chilli cheese! My friends said their cheeseburgers had way to much pickles, but I loved the loaded jalapenos in my chilli cheese! Keen to come back and try some more of the menu.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank hamorris
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I decided to head back to a Mom and Pop chippie that I had visited many years ago to find out it had been renamed and had a totally different menu.... Wow. We decided to try the loaded fries, kids nuggets and kids fish and...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank AntonyA354
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I’m normally pretty sceptical about vegetarian burgers - they are normally pretty average but I absolutely loved the burger I got from here! They had a few vegetarian options including loaded fries. Favorite place so far for eating out!

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank michellefC6985QR
Reviewed 17 February 2019 via mobile

Definitely a regular fave of ours, such good hand made gluten free vegetarian burgers! Highly recommend

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank KarrynR1
Reviewed 13 February 2019 via mobile

Dropped in for a last minute burger dinner. Wow. Greeted like a long lost friend with big smiles and happy banter. Takeaway Food was ordered and within a few minutes it was ready. We had taken up a seat outside and the food was delivered...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank klr52
Reviewed 3 February 2019

Menu was informative and big! Has everything you need to know on it, good selection! Shakes were amazing, burgers were great, fried chicken was spot on! Guys behind the counter were cool, nice and relaxed, made ordering easy! They don't take credit cards which I...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank tailsnz
Reviewed 13 January 2019 via mobile

Service is always fast and friendly! You can always count on a great meal here, no matter what you get. Definitely recommend the honey butter chicken :)

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank JaimeH1227
Reviewed 12 January 2019 via mobile

We have found ourselves driving from Napier to Taupo purely to get Pauly D’s and we tell as many people as we can to stop in on their way up. If you love a good honest feed and aren’t one of those people that want...More

Date of visit: January 2019
2  Thank Squabo
Reviewed 9 January 2019 via mobile

Stopped on the way through Taupo at Paulys. The staff were extremely friendly and helpful and the food was superb for a relatively low price. Highly recommend the cheeseburger and southern fried chicken!

Date of visit: January 2019
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James K
3 December 2018|
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Response from Merv-Taupo | Reviewed this property |
Wednesday to Sunday 11.30am late pm
Shane I
25 January 2017|
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Response from PaulysDiner | Property representative |
We don't sorry. Only local cards and cash
9 January 2016|
Response from Merv-Taupo | Reviewed this property |
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