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Cobb & Co. Taupo

29 Tongariro Street, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
+64 7-377 1112
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good31%
  • Average16%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible6%
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“steak” (29 reviews)
“schnitzel” (8 reviews)
“pork” (14 reviews)
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Steakhouse, Seafood, European, Bar, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
29 Tongariro Street, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Very disappointing - the drinks order was done wrong, then he only brought one drink through. The meals were average - too much spice on one and the other was dry. Will not return.

Thank kimmramor78
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 4 September 2017

Went twice to Cobb & Co whilst visiting family in Taupo. The service was great and our waitress was very courteous and helpful. Very generous servings and our meals were marvellous – especially the Buffalo wings, I couldn’t get enough of them. Left with chock-a-block...More

Thank RyanWiz21
cobbtaupo, Public Relations Manager at Cobb & Co. Taupo, responded to this reviewResponded 14 September 2017

Thanks for the feedback, RyanWiz21. We're glad to hear you had two awesome evening with us. Our chefs and waiters do an amazing job. We're really proud of all of them. The team here looks forward to serving you next time you're in Taupo.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went here for a birthday dinner and had booked in advance. There was a mix up with our booking and were told as they were fully booked they couldn’t accommodate. However they soon found extra chairs and we were seated. The service from wait...More

Thank Tammy B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Cobb and Co have produced the same fare from the same menu for a very long time and it has been able to maintain a food quality standard for that period. We enjoy the food. The drinks list, especially wine, has also been very poor...More

Thank Kasper454
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A very pleasant walk around Taupo, along the lake front and alongside the river. A short walk around the centre found us out side the restaurant of Cobb and Co. 5.00 pm it seamed quiet, so we walked in and was met by very helpful...More

Thank wandering1farmer
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Tried many over the years, but they generally dissatisfied with what they offer compared to others. This time in large group and everyone had a poor meal. Half the restaurant was empty and meals took a very long time. An hour easy! Food was poor....More

Thank alongcommute
Reviewed 10 November 2017

The staff were very friendly (but not too intrusive). The lunch servings were of a good size - not ridiculously large nor small. The quality of my meal was not bad, but certainly not the most tasty fish I've had in NZ. The meat patty...More

Thank jason791
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Five of us went there on Tuesday night and had an excellent feed.Two of us had the Hog roast pork.one had fish and chips one had roast of the day (pork)and the last person had chicken.3 glasses of wine and 2 soft drinks all for...More

Thank bazzm109r
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Very disappointing meal I had a steak meal, which was a little under cooked, and so fill of grissle it was a waste of time eating. Sorry Cobb & Co you are not what you used to beMore

Thank Stubbies35
cobbtaupo, Public Relations Manager at Cobb & Co. Taupo, responded to this reviewResponded 9 November 2017

Hi Stubbies35. Thanks for your feedback on the steak. We've worked long and hard to find the best, most consistent steak product. You'll be excited to know that going forward from this week, AngusPure will be supplying us with the best, most consistent, cuts they...More

Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

We thought we would go here as we havent been in years. It was exactly as i remembered it. Disappointing. Had to wait 5 minutes when we walked in just just to even see anyone on reception. Same thing when we waited to pay. The...More

Thank Jason6913
cobbtaupo, Public Relations Manager at Cobb & Co. Taupo, responded to this reviewResponded 9 November 2017

Hi Jason6913. Tanks for taking the time to reach out. We're dissapointed to read about your expereince. There's no excuse for not receiving knives, finger bowls or water glasses. All of these things are essential for dining. There is also no excuse for meals to...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$32
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 29 Tongariro Street, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Taupo District  >  Taupo
  • Phone Number: +64 7-377 1112
  • E-mail
Welcome back to New Zealand's original Restaurant and Saloon! Visit Cobb & Co. for a friendly environment and warm charm that is uniquely kiwi. Cobb & Co. is the best place for families, offering a fantastic kids area packed with toys, PlayStations, and a large fish tank. We also have a special menu for our valued seniors. Cobb & Co. prides itself on having the best steak around: our beef is AngusPure,' beginning it's natural journey within the beautiful green landscapes of New Zealand and finishing it on your plate, topped off with one of our homemade steak sauces! Here, at Cobb & Co. there is something for everyone, offering a huge menu range, including gluten-free and vegetarian options. Enjoy our wine list, a classic handle of beer, or a colourful traffic light. Welcome home to Cobb & Co.!
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