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The Redoubt Bar and Eatery

) #3 of 29 Restaurants in Matamata $$ - $$$ , European,
48 Broadway, Matamata 3400, New Zealand
+64 7-888 8585
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good34%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“ribs” (24 reviews)
“pizza” (44 reviews)
“steak” (25 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 356 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago 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 1 week ago

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
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was traveling on my own and stopped by after my hobbiton tour had finished. The food was delicious, I had the potato Rosti with a poached egg. The staff were very friendly and efficient. :)

Thank CarolineMer
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a substantial meal and the best mulled wine in this restaurant. The staff were helpful and attentive and we enjoyed our experience. My only regret was that I didn't have more mulled wines!!

Thank sharonclairemckeown
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Great atmosphere, great food, good choice on menue. Fish and chips and sliders delicious. Lovely friendly staff.

Thank wez6699
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

Camped in Matamata ready to go to Hobbiton in the morning, had dinner at the redoubt. Lovely warm friendly pub/ restaurant. Staff very helpful & lovely food. Nice place to relax and have some drinks

Thank clairebear567
Reviewed 17 June 2017

Had dinner there tonight will the family. Service was fast friendly and attentive without being overbearing. We had a problem with our mains being over cooked(steak and venison) and reported so when asked how are meals are, this was quickly and professionally resolved with some...More

Thank crash_dbn
Reviewed 10 June 2017

My wife and I were getting ready to visit Hobbiton. Unfortunately, our trip from Auckland was met with unrelenting rain, but we didn't let that stop us from taking our journey to Hobbiton. Once we arrived, we decided to have lunch. Now, being in New...More

Thank Black0ut1983
Reviewed 1 June 2017

Not a very good review this time! we have always supported this venue after following the horses at Matamata. Our group of 8 on the 31st, complained and sent back 3 of our meals and another ate but was not happy about the ribs presented...More

1  Thank Samson631
Reviewed 29 May 2017

This is a very cool pub in Matamata. The staff are very friendly and the food was great. The Fish and Chips quite large and well priced. The Ravioli was Ok but it was also a large serving. We went during the week so no...More

Thank 792Carol_H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout, Television
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
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
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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