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Turangi Tavern

$$ - $$$, ,
277 Te Rangitautahanga Road, Turangi 3334, New Zealand
+64 7-386 6071
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good49%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“salad” (21 reviews)
“pizza” (26 reviews)
“rump steak” (7 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Bar, Pub, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
277 Te Rangitautahanga Road, Turangi 3334, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 days ago

we enjoyed dinner at the Turangi Tavern, and a few beers. easy to get to with indoor or outdoor seating.

Thank Colette J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had dinner here that consisted of the Thai Beef Salad and Grilled Chicken Open Sandwich. Both were generous and very good. The only downside was that we had to sit inside as all the tables were occupied outside. There is no Air Con, or if...More

Thank bknap
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Every town or village has a place like this: beer, wine, softdrinks, sport on the TV and pool tables at the back. There's nothing really special about it, but nothing bad either - you can fill your tummy and have a few drinks, rub shoulders...More

Thank Katharine E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Biggest dissapointment would be the mash, if i was notified that it was powdered before i ordered o would have gotten something else.. Overall decent bar.

Thank NewFoodCritic2018
Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

Had dinner here tonight after completing the Tongariro Crossing early today. Really nice pub grub and a nice seating area outside to enjoy it in!

Thank Ciara_J_Kennedy
Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

We were very impressed with the salmon salad and the beer-battered fries - so delicious! Super-friendly and efficient staff too. The only thing missing was some music - we were there on a Friday night and were a bit surprised there wasn't any.

Thank Trishek4321
Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

Had a great meal and a few beers here. Friendly, nice atmosphere and great pub food. Even catered for gluten-free! Salad was very fresh and tasty and the pizza too. Delicious potato wedges.

Thank Claire D
Reviewed 5 January 2018

good food , homie atomsphere. lots of local patrons, simply a resemblence of a local sports bar. with reasonable prices

Thank csijones
Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

We had a great time at the tavern tonight when we were passing through Turangi. All the staff were very helpful and the service was spot on. The meals were traditional pub meals with healthy options, very tasty and well presented . We enjoyed our...More

Thank dan S
Reviewed 31 December 2017

I was really impressed by the quick service, yummy food and huge meal sizes. Sitting outside is lovely.

Thank Natasha M
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4 September 2017|
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Response from Turangi_Tavern | Property representative |
Hi there. No sorry we are closed on Christmas Day.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$27
Bar, Pub, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 277 Te Rangitautahanga Road, Turangi 3334, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Taupo District  >  Turangi
  • Phone Number: +64 7-386 6071
  • E-mail
Only Sports Bar in Turangi. Open 7 days a week from 11am. Full TAB facilities. 18 Gaming machines. Pool tables, dart boards. Pizzas & Bar meals available daily from 12pm, can't go past our steak meal served with fries, eggs & salad for $24.00! Bar snacks always available. Lives bands, big screen for all the big games live. Pool comp on Thursdays!
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