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The Redoubt Bar and Eatery

€€ - €€€, European,
48 Broadway, Matamata 3400, New Zealand
+64 7-888 8585
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good35%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“ribs” (24 reviews)
“pizza” (44 reviews)
“steak” (27 reviews)
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Bar, European, Pub, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
48 Broadway, Matamata 3400, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 364 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We came here due to a recommendation from our B&B, the atmosphere is good, staff friendly and the portions are huge and tasty, so much so we couldn't manage dessert.

Thank Janiecc
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had fish and chips. My husband had the OMG burger. Cozy local place. Good food, big portions and VERY friendly

Thank DebWB
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed the food but one of our party ordered pasta, smallest bowl of pasta I've seen in New Zealand yet, wasn't very cheap either which is very annoying. Staff were excellent tho!

Thank JohnMen
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a great atmosphere. Very lively, nice surroundings and great food. It can get super busy on their country nights so be prepared to wait because it can be packed. We chose the special of steak and chips and it was perfect. Meals are served...More

Thank 1deborahweal
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely place, and the waitress, Maria, was very helpful when recommending the dishes, she was very kind and even chatted with us about some places to visit. The food was delicious and we still remember the wings and the cous cous with pumpkin.

Thank Rocío G
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Indoor and outdoor dining. Food was excellent.Mostly last steak night, when we come in this place for dinner, Steaks was perfect and staaf freindly too. Thanks redoubt, Really good experience with you guys. See u again

Thank Ben w
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

I loved the atmosphere here, with the live music and happy staff. The food was good, though the blueberry and apple crumble left a little to be desired. I had a cider and it was terrific. Overall, a nice bar.

Thank MycroftHolmey
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Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

For $20 I got a decent sized bowl of flavourless white sauce with probably half a dozen, if that, small pieces of fish/seafood. It was awful. And I wasn't the only one who thought so as the table next to us also left theirs as...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Good food by friendly staff, I had a delicious steak, my wife a curry. My daughter can be very picky at the moment, the waitress made every effort to accommodate her withs and withouts.

Thank Ed S
Reviewed 15 July 2017

In Matamata for a couple of days and only popped in here for somewhere to have a drink and watch the rugby. Started chatting to the lovely bar staff, who were very friendly. As we saw the food being served, we asked for a menu:...More

1  Thank bluestingray
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 48 Broadway, Matamata 3400, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Matamata
  • Phone Number: +64 7-888 8585
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Locally themed bar and eatery, which is guaranteed to make your day better. Great New Zealand fare, tap beer, live music and good times.
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