Open 7 days a week
12pm to late!

Taupo’s Most Loved English Pub!


Welcome to Ploughmans Restaurant and Bar: Taupo’s local favourite English Pub. Ideal for lunch and dinner, you can find us at Rainbow Point, Two Mile Bay Taupo.
Our quaint English pub is easy to spot from SH1 and is located only 3 minutes from town heading south. Stepping into our unique pub, you will be welcomed by our warm hospitality and friendly atmosphere. Be embraced by the warmth of our hearth fire and the delicious aroma of food being prepared in the kitchen.
If you are looking for a place to eat in Taupo, we have a great selection of food that features a mix of British style comfort food that has all been made from the freshest local ingredients. We have delicious pizzas made with house-made dough, as well as your favourite pub food classics like bangers and mash, fish and chips and our famous venison pie. Need something to wash your pub meal down? We’ve got plenty of options.



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Happy Hour Mon-Thu 4-6pm!

Ploughmans is perfect for families, tourists, couples, corporate groups and local residents alike. On winter nights, come join us and drink by the hearth of our large open fireplace. During the summer lounge out in the pub garden and enjoy the sunshine. You can bring the kids along; they will love playing our children’s playground.
If you’re looking for somewhere with plenty of parking to enjoy a delicious meal with the family, an after-work drink or if you need a special place to celebrate with a pub-like atmosphere in Taupo, we’ve got you covered at Ploughmans.

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