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The Crooked Door Gastropub - CLOSED

Corner of Roberts St & Titiraupenga St, Taupo, New Zealand
+64 7-376 8030
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
8 Jul 2014
“This place has Closed down”
23 Mar 2014
“Loads of choices”
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Seafood, Spanish, Pub, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
Corner of Roberts St & Titiraupenga St, Taupo, New Zealand
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Reviewed 25 April 2013

Whenever we visit Taupo we know where to go for seafood. As a matter of fact, 3 years ago they cooked my fresh caught trout. This restaurant lends new meaning to the words, 'cozy, informal atmosphere'. The fish is always fresh, well-cooked and lots of...More

Thank jdarcyAuckland
Reviewed 24 April 2013

The Crooked Door Gastropub is absolutely brilliant, upon our visit we were greeted by a welcoming staff, and the place presented a wonderful atmosphere. The food was exquisite, great value, and portion sizes were a very decent size. An easy 5/5, recommend to all! Will...More

Thank BMColeman
Reviewed 12 April 2013

From booking in and recieving a call to say we were booked in this was the third time visiting this establishment, the place gives a charm that gives you the feeling of being at home. The staff are the most helpfull we came across on...More

Thank brian b
Reviewed 6 March 2013

We visited the Crooked Door during an overnight stay in Taupo. We had the seafood supreme - a 3 tiered stack of tasty, fresh and succulent seafood with a bowl of chowder on top. It was enough for two grown men - so don't even...More

Thank Robert L
Reviewed 6 March 2013

I have just come from this most excellent little pub. The proprietors were as welcoming as I have come across in a long time, and the food was just divine. The manageress challenged me “are you sure you want the garlic bread and then chips...More

Thank Warrick J
Reviewed 18 February 2013

The portions in New Zealand are big for us So we decided on trying this restaurant because of its iti dishes which are like large entrees that you select a few of and then share- well we ordered garlic bread, scallops and choritzo , prawn...More

Thank DonandGaz
Reviewed 16 February 2013

What a delight! The food was well presented and tasted even better than it looked! Coupled with exceptional service, this place was sensational! Will definitely be going back!

Thank Lw2013
Reviewed 18 January 2013

Not on the main street or with lake views, this small Restaurant & Bar is a hidden gem. It not new and glitzy or humming with the in crowd. Its a real "Local" but with Stunning Food great service and real value. We Love the...More

Thank Chelmswood M
Reviewed 3 January 2013

We came for dinner and the restaurant was quite busy, we had made a booking and they were very apologetic over the time it took to get our meals but gave us complimentary garlic bread but overall the meal was delicious! Staff were very friendly....More

Thank Roxy1932
Reviewed 3 January 2013

Unusal pub, the an odd decor, service was very brisk but the food did not come up to scratch for me, my wifes neal was fine.

Thank lindar2258
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$7 - US$30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Corner of Roberts St & Titiraupenga St, Taupo, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Taupo District  >  Taupo
  • Phone Number: +64 7-376 8030
  • E-mail
Run by local couple Leon and Sharon, The Crooked Door is situated in Taupo's only mock-tudor building. A unique destination of contemporary cuisine, hearty favourites, indulgent desserts & decadent cocktails, in the style of a British Gastropub, we pride ourselves in serving excellent, yet unpretentious food and beverages.Our comprehensive menu has a dish for everyone, whether you drop in for a casual drink and an iTi plate (smaller versions of our menu favourites) or stay for longer and enjoy our cosy atmosphere with a main meal, dessert or more.For all occasions we have a separate room that can accommodate groups of up to 20 people for Dinner.We are offering Daily Specials, come and visit us today!!!Checkout our Facebook page or website for Specials and a full menu listing.
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