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Paulys Diner

3 Paora Hapi Street | Spa Gate Shopping Centre, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
+64 22 459 4377
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good13%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“fried chicken” (36 reviews)
“loaded fries” (17 reviews)
“burger” (156 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Fast Food, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly
3 Paora Hapi Street | Spa Gate Shopping Centre, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 days ago

After a long drive from Palmerston North we stopped here for an early dinner. The people are brilliant and the burgers and fried chicken is excellent. My husband had the chilli cheese burger and the patty was cooked perfectly, nicely charred but still very juicy....More

Thank KimG3637
Reviewed 3 days ago

Dined here after reading TA reviews and on a recommendation from a friend. Had cheese burger, fish burger and two types of fried chicken plus the loaded fries and a fried Mac and cheese. Went for the blue cheese and hot sauce chicken...hoping for a...More

Thank micsgirl
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Had the double cheese burger with bacon and potato fries. The burger looked fantastic, and the pickles were genuinely amazing. That said the fries were far too salty to get through, and the bacon was thick and tough while not being particularly flavourful. The patties...More

Thank richardgL7105VF
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

So delicious we went two days in a row just to try out more items off the menu. There was nothing we tried that we didn’t like. The fried chicken and the loaded fries were amazing! Great service and just so yum, will be back...More

Thank Titirangitribe
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Great burger! Chilli cheese single. Perfect balance and nicely matched with crunchy fries. Should have ordered a thick shake too

Thank Shaneriley74
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It sure was I good lunch stop , southern fried chicken burger and a thick shake, I thought it was a little pricey for what I got, but it was delicious. Burger and a shake, $19.

Thank John D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is insane!!! Big juicy flavourful buggers hand made to perfection. Epic special burgers designed to make your tastebuds dance with delight and sides that just add to the fun. for something extra epic get your mouth around the big chilly double perfect blend...More

Thank Richie H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great burgers and thick shakes to die for! Planned to go to burger fuel but it was packed - so pleased it was ‘cause Paulys is way better!

Thank Navigate820667
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ive had plenty of burgers in my time and these guys make a burger that rivals them all. Southern fried chicken was amazing. Keep up the good work guys

Thank Tomo253
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not really large burgers, but full of flavour. We purchased six burgers, so we got a good selection of the menu. The Chilli Cheese double burger is awesome, but the chicken and the special (venison) had soggy bottom buns. The classic southern style fried chicken...More

Thank Peter D
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Shane I
January 24, 2017|
Response from PaulysDiner | Property representative |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$7 - $16
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Paora Hapi Street | Spa Gate Shopping Centre, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Taupo District  >  Taupo
  • Phone Number: +64 22 459 4377
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