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Schnapps Bar

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4 State Highway | Findlay Street, National Park Village, New Zealand
+64 7-892 2788
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good47%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (26 reviews)
“venison pie” (18 reviews)
“burger” (19 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM Hours
Bar, Pub, New Zealand
$$ - $$$
4 State Highway | Findlay Street, National Park Village, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Had dinner night before and night after the Crossing, nice little country pub, good quality hearty pub grub, cant go past it.

1  Thank steve m
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had diner here. We read the reviews and said ok. Just do it. Remaining places for diner we didn't like. Ribs where ok, fries aswell. Coke out of a dispencer.... bah! And please wifi for such a bar, please fix it!!

Thank Paul v
Reviewed 6 February 2018

Very generous portion served with a very affordable price. We had dinner at Schnapps for two nights and for both nights, we just need to order one dish and we had a hard time finishing the food. It's delicious but the portion is just way...More

1  Thank PY C
Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

This pub is THE place to eat in the small village after the tongariro crossing. The meals came out fast and the serving sizes were beyond gEnerous. I ordered the ribs and I would highly recommend it!

1  Thank Jin G
Reviewed 3 February 2018

Good food, large portions and reasonable service even when it was very busy. Good atmosphere and music playing

1  Thank GraceJ99
Reviewed 31 January 2018

Nice food, good portions, good service, free juke box; excellent performance given the lack of competition in the area. Their pavlova was one of the best my wife tasted in NZ.

1  Thank scottng15
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Thought it was a little expensive until I received a main capable of feeding the lower half of the north island. Split mains between two. Sides are a meal.

2  Thank Isaac G
Reviewed 13 January 2018

Dropped in for an early dinner with the kids. There wasn't much for them to do, but they loved the food. Mountains of chips on the side! The fireplace was going, and even though it wasn't that cold outside it seemed the cozy centre of...More

1  Thank JumpingJezza
Reviewed 5 January 2018

I've been to Schnapps quite often before and I've always enjoyed the food there. However the onion rings were terrible this time. They used to be so nice and homemade. Now they tasted like straight from the frozen packet.

Thank Laura S
Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

Popped in here for a pint after a 3 hour hike. Greet selection of local beer (slightly more expensive than our hotel bar though) and plenty of free water. Nice views over Ruapehu and Ngauruhoe. Would pop in again next time I’m in the area

1  Thank Amy P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Pub, New Zealand
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, View, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 State Highway | Findlay Street, National Park Village, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Manawatu-Wanganui Region  >  National Park Village
  • Phone Number: +64 7-892 2788
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