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Pukemanu Tavern

The Square, Martinborough 5954, New Zealand
06 306 9606
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English first
Wellington, New Zealand
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

Enjoyed a drink or two at this tavern on Saturday 22 November. A great spot to watch the coming and goings round Martinborough Square and has a tab if want to have a bet or two.

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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94 reviews 94 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014 via mobile

The staff were very pleasant and helpful and this just moved overall rating to average from poor. The food was pretty poor with. Strange mix of mint sauce gravy and apple sauce with the pork chops. Frozen chips anaemic and under cooked. The salad was basically just lettuce with a few bits and pieces. However it was cheap so guess... More 

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Wellington, New Zealand
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24 reviews 24 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

Tavern is situated in the Martin borough square. Plenty of parking. Pub has indoor and outdoor seating. We had a couple of entrée's, garlic bread and chicken wings. We ordered 1 kilo of the chicken wings which was very ample for 4 people. 3 of us had the crumbled schnitzel as a main which came with a salad and fries,... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

Visited with two small children. Absolutely terrible food. The place was OK for kids. I would avoid going into the bar as there were unsavoury people in there with bad language.

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London
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82 reviews 82 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2013

Nice pub with food in Martinborough. If you want to discover all that this town has to offer, take a trip here, We were on a self catering trip and noticed they had massive of fresh rosemary growing just outside, and asked would it be possible to have a spring, one of the lovely bar staff handed us a plastic... More 

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Martinborough, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2013

I first visited the restaurant with my kids, we all had burger's and beer battered fries which where delicious! The second time was with my daughter and we shared the nachos, pasta of the day and Banoffee Pie, all 3 were big portions and yummy! I came back again with a friend for lunch, we both had chicken dishes, meals... More 

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Hastings, New Zealand
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86 reviews 86 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2012

Basic offerings; okay for a quick meal, service could be improved. Wait staff need more menu knowledge to answer questions. Lacks atmosphere, although the fire helps.

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Address: The Square, Martinborough 5954, New Zealand
Phone Number: 06 306 9606
Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Wairarapa  >  Martinborough

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