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The Redoubt Bar and Eatery

48 Broadway | Welcome to Hobbiton sign is right out front, Matamata 3400, New Zealand
+64 7-888 8585
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good34%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (24 reviews)
“pizza” (56 reviews)
“steak” (30 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m. Hours
Bar, European, Pub, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
48 Broadway | Welcome to Hobbiton sign is right out front, Matamata 3400, New Zealand
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My breakfast special was pretty good. However, the flavors and food overall were pretty average. My sister got the chicken tacos, which were fried chicken and avocado wrapped in pita bread. I dunno if that really qualifies as a taco...

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank blackjackcf
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went there for our anniversary. We had a warm welcome at the entrance from a young lad and had us seated in a couch table. When started to order we got surprised that some of the things from the menu is not available on that...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Escape37649987103
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The redoubt is a great place with a fantastic atmosphere! Liam at the bar is very good at his job and has great customer service. Love that place

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Road20961119478
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Its been a few years since we have stopped in Matamata for a meal and its certainly changed, this place seemed the most welcoming place to stop for an early evening drink after a long road trip, good music playing and a busy little beer...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Annaliese62
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a late dinner and it was wonderful. We had just gotten off a cruise ship a few days before so this meals was to quality and a good size portion. It also had a good menu with great service

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank richh0ward
Reviewed November 11, 2018

My wife and I had about an hour to have lunch between our hike of Wairere Falls and our tour of Hobbiton. We had a local beer, the pork belly sliders and a lamb falafel. Beer was very good and we licked our plates clean....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank RockyTagliata
Reviewed November 10, 2018 via mobile

I visited the redoubt restaurant for lunch while waiting for a tour of hobbiton. I ordered a Buddha bowl which was great, it had the right size portions for everything and my friend ordered an “OMG” burger which was adequately named due to its size!....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Jet60720349953
Reviewed November 1, 2018

Great stopover on way home if driving to Rotorua for the day from Sydney. It Googled well and boy did it live up to that. Owner friendly and efficient. Spotless and the food was top drawer. Well done.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Roy A
Reviewed October 26, 2018 via mobile

Very good service, food and wine. We were very satisfied with everything we ate. One of the best places in Matamata.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank vitor_gj
Reviewed October 22, 2018

On 22nd October before 1pm we arrived at Redoubt Bar. we sat on outdoor table and place the order for steak and some chips and food. The girl who served had no smile from the beginning. we didn't felt being welcome at all. After 25...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank CherPP
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 48 Broadway | Welcome to Hobbiton sign is right out front, 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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