Food & Drinks - Tussock Bar & Restaurant Mt. Ruapehu Hotel

Chateau Tongariro Hotel

Alpine-themed tavern with hearty fare and pool table

Tussock Bar & Restaurant

Tussock dishes out pizza, burgers and classic mountain fare from a tavern and pool room in Whakapapa Village, a short walk from Chateau Tongariro. Relax with an open fireplace, live sports TV and a spacious outdoor deck for soaking up the evening sunset over Mount Ngauruhoe. Evening socialising and dancing make it one of the best Whakapapa bars.

Browse through our current menu here.

Opening hours

Seasonal and subject to change.

The summer season at Tussock Bar & Restaurant will draw to a close at the end of April, and we will resume operations at the start of the ski season in June. Exact dates to be advised.