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Bond Lounge Bar - CLOSED

Tuwharetoa Street, Taupo, New Zealand
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Cuisines: Tapas
Most recent review
- Jul 4, 2012
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English first
Tauranga, New Zealand
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2012

This lounge bar is ultra-cool; great music, good choice of craft beers, and 'tis a wonderful place to unwind with a cocktail (pre or post dinner!); the barmen know their stuff. I once asked the barman to invent for me a cocktail "with the flavor of pear" and on the spot he busted out the most AMAZING drink. I tip... More

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Wellington, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2012

We walked past Bond Lounge Bar on our way to dinner. We had a cocktail each and the were delicious. A very warm place and very friendly staff - cheers

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51 reviews 51 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2012

The barkeeps know what they're doing behind that bar. The staff likes to play around with different combinations to invent tasty, well-crafted cocktails. Great variety of bottles, too. Their menu is limited, so this would be a place best suited for a pre-game or a nightcap. My only gripe is that they were not equipped with everything for the drinks... More

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Taupo, New Zealand
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22 reviews 22 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2012

Great little bar, bench seats and a nice fire. Good for small groups.

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8 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2011

I travel to Taupo regularly for work and have always found the bars and restaurants cater more to the backpacker crowd than a business traveller. Finding somewhere quiet with good food and wine has always been a challenge. So I was really pleased to have stumbled upon the Bond Lounge Bar on my last trip. I was looking for somewhere... More

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