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    Te Puka Tavern

    153 Beach Road | Tokomaru Bay, Tokomaru 4047, New Zealand
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    Overview
    • Excellent77%
    • Very good18%
    • Average5%
    • Poor0%
    • Terrible0%
    Travellers talk about
    “the east coast” (11 reviews)
    “pub grub” (2 reviews)
    “tokomaru bay” (14 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Beachfront
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
    Suites
    Bar/Lounge
    Kitchenette
    Pets Allowed
    Wheelchair access
    Conference Facilities
    Laundry Service
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    1 - 5 of 70 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Stopped here on our way to Anaura Bay from Te Kaha. Had fish n chips n salad....tarakihi.....it was fantastic. Would thoroughly recommend. The service was great and the situation so close to the bay was great

    Thank Ally2240
    Response from tinhutcame, Manager at Te Puka TavernResponded 1 week ago

    Ka pai you..... Thank you for your kind words.. travel safe x

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    Stayed here for one night with Whanau (family) on our tour round the East Coast. Visiting for first time (always talked about tiki touring around the area) and finally got to do it. The original Tavern was at the start of the township but is...More

    Thank 514shannon
    Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

    Another hidden gem. Definitely a place to visit, and stay in the motel if time allows. Waterfront views from motel, bar, restaurant and garden bar. Motel is of a high standard with everything needed for a peaceful relaxing stay. Will be back and highly recommend....More

    Thank TheRuscoes
    Reviewed 26 August 2017

    We were planning on taking a couple of visitors here for lunch in a couple of weeks time so we thought we would test run it beforehand. Te Puka tavern has a really nice feel about it, and the meals were excellent. The mains range...More

    2  Thank baldeeman
    Reviewed 13 June 2017

    Such a great location, right over the road from the beach and then looking all the way to the far end of the Bay. And the menu was way better than the usual 'pub grub'. We had oysters au naturel, beef burger, and mushroom risotto...More

    Thank PatriciaJoy
    Response from tinhutcame, General Manager at Te Puka TavernResponded 14 June 2017

    Whats not to love about the Coast x The pleasure was all ours....

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    About
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    • Top amenities
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Conference Facilities
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 4
    • Location
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    • North Island >
    • Manawatu-Wanganui Region >
    • Tokomaru
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    Room & Suite (13)
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    Room Tips
    "Have a meal, you wont regret it."
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    "No real choice but they all have same facilities, same views, and are quiet and clean"
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    "There are only 4x rooms but either one will do the job"
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    "There's the old block and the excellent new block."
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