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Opua - Paihia Main Road | Opua - Paihia Main Road SH11, Paihia 0200, New Zealand
+64 9-402 7199
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15:00 - 21:00
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 20:00
Mon - Thu 15:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 12:00 - 22:00
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Sydney, Australia
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21 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

We had no phone reception and the details of the hotel we were staying in that night were on the phone. Thank you Telstra. Dropped into the tavern and used their wifi to connect to booking.com to find out where we were going! The staff were fabulous and the customers simply shook their heads at the lame Australians. Worth dropping... More 

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Thank Janmac27
Auckland, New Zealand
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2016

We stopped in at this classic looking cute little pub for lunch on our day trip up North. The staff were super friendly and very helpful. The menu consist of fantastic burgers and has the option to make a customized burger, which for a fussy eater such as myself I found helpful. The burgers were delish and reasonably priced with... More 

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Thank casey_mcnamara
Paihia, New Zealand
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51 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2015 via mobile

This tavern is a great spot for a Sunday cruise cold beer and a great burger. Just south of Paihia and before Opua or Kawakawa

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Thank David L
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2015

Call in and receive a warm Opua welcome at the local tavern. Honestly - grab a burger and fries, you won't leave hungry!

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Thank 209tanian
Calgary, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 February 2015

Our B and B hosts invited us to join them on a Wednesday night when there were, like, 12 people there including us. The in-house band was fantastic and could play anything we dreamed up, it seemed. Really, a highlight of our visit. Thank you.

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Thank SusanE2011
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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25 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2013

We loved this place! It is one of those you see in the American movies. The interior is nice, mostly made of wood. The tables are so miraculous I wanted to buy one of those for myself. The staff is very helpful. The burgers are great! So tasty! And it is such a good value for money! In Paihia which... More 

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auckland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 April 2013

We went to Roadrunner over Easter and were all impressed with the burgers. The kids were welcomed and loved the place as well. The staff were very friendly as were the other patrons. It's a little drive out of Paihia but not far and the burgers are definitely worth it.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$6 - US$14
Cuisine
American, Pub
Restaurant features
Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 20:00
Monday
15:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
15:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
15:00 - 21:00
Thursday
15:00 - 21:00
Friday
12:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Opua - Paihia Main Road | Opua - Paihia Main Road SH11, Paihia 0200, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Northland Region  >  Bay of Islands  >  Paihia
  • Phone Number: +64 9-402 7199
Description
Nestled just between Opua and Paihia on SH11 is the RoadRunner Tavern ... A good 'choice' kiwi style bar with pub food, friendly bar staff, fun locals. Gaming Machines and Pool Tables ... Family Friendly

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