Opening as the First North Island Monteith's Bar, the Horse & Trap team prides itself on continuing a developing tradition of a great environment and excellent service matched with the fantastic Craft Range of Monteith's Beers.

An institution at The Horse & Trap, into his 14th year of hosting the quiz (a world record at the same pub), join New Zealand's best quizmaster (as voted by himself) Riggsy!!  Testing the knowledge and wit of the teams of hopefuls every Tuesday.

Great prizes to be won!  Horse & Trap vouchers and other great prizes for 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 10th & 2nd to last!

A fun, cheeky Believe It Or Not Quiz night like no other.

Plus spot prizes!  Book your quiz table now! 


An extensive menu designed to match the varied tastes of Monteith's is available 7 days, from opening until close.

For functions, the Horse & Trap has two private rooms ideal for Corporate or Private Functions.  With purpose built Function rooms we can offer a Function venue to suit.

Email to find more information about our function facilities.

Enjoy the Horse & Trap Experience.



2015 Best Pub quiz in Auckland

2006 Best Spirit & Best Service Winner

2005 Monteith's Wild-food Challenge Auckland Region - Winner

2005 Best Individual Beer & Food Match – The Main

2005 Best Spirit - Winner