Crafty Trout Brewery


Explore and discover craft beer and cider using alpine volcanic water. Tours of the first fully automated brewing system in the world. A perfect indoor activity away from the weather.

Our on-site Brewery includes Brewery Tours, Taupo's only trout gift shop, bottle shop and eatery. The Eatery is a hunting, fishing, ski lodge style bar serving our own 14 crafted beer/cider on tap along with a beer matched menu - famous for freshly baked pretzels and award winning gourmet wood fired pizzas; locally roasted coffee and homemade chocolates and other treats. We have tours available on request except on Tuesday and Wednesday (closed). Please call ahead to enquire. Duration 1 - 1.5 hours depending on how interactive you want to be with the brewmaster. Award Winning Pizzas and voted Restaurant Gurus Best Pub and Bar in Town 2021. Friends and wildlife welcome.

Opening times

Business hours
Bier Kafe (Upstairs): 12 Midday -10pm, Wed - Mon . Trout Shoppe (Downstairs) 10am to 4pm Wed to Mon Brewery Tours 1pm Daily.
Months of operation
Jan, Feb, Mar, Apr, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct, Nov, Dec


$40 (Adult)

Tour includes the Tasting Rack - 4x 200ml variety of beer/cider.

+64 7 929 8570
Physical address:
Crafty Trout Brewery
135 Tongariro Street
Taupō Town
New Zealand

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