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BREW / Craft Beer Pub

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1103 Tutanekai Street | Rotorua, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
+64 7-346 0976
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good40%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Bar, Pub, New Zealand, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1103 Tutanekai Street | Rotorua, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Relatively small (for a craft beer pub) selection of beers, but good ones nonetheless. Staff friendly. We didn’t eat, so can’t say much about that other than that portions looked sizeable.

Thank Patrick B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great foods and fast/efficient service. The craft Beers are great. Five of us had dinner there and enjoyed the meals and craft beers.

Thank Mark S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a simply FABUOLOUS afternoon at the Brew Beer Pub, great food and customer service with live music. Just fabulous

Thank Sue L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our choice of eatery was based on the beer. Fabulous choice of beers here... we could have stopped and drunk all night. The food was very good to - we chose bangers and mash, and were not disappointed - a very nice trio of 3...More

Thank Grembo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had lunch at Brew, sitting outside enjoying the sunshine with some great Croucher Beer and delicious food and the fabulous company of our lovely girls. Super atmosphere and great service from Sadie and Christian - thanks team Brew !!!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Most of the staff were nice. One guy seemed a bit drunk though. The amount of drink options was good!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

I don't know why this place is only the 20th in rotorua...walking in rotorua we just saw very commercial and turistic places (especially for Asian turists)...and even this honestly on a first glance looked like others located in eating street... but get in and enjoy...More

Thank Francesca F
Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

Came here while waiting for a table for Atticus Finch across the street. Had 45 minutes to spare but had such good cider and beer we came back after our meal to have a few more drinks and check out the live music on a...More

Thank kinx81
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

Coming to the end of a three week tour of New Zealand this is one of the better establishments we visited. Decent craft beer on tap at reasonable prices ( for New Zealand ). Six of us had various mains. I had the chicken main...More

Thank DaveBAmersham
BREWPubRotorua, Owner at BREW / Craft Beer Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 28 October 2017

Thanks for taking the time to review BREW. Great to hear you enjoyed your time with us. Safe travels!

Reviewed 25 October 2017

great place to come on eat street. excellent sevice. well looked after , good outdoor area good for groups or couples or good for a beer or more

Thank David H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$18
Bar, Pub, New Zealand, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1103 Tutanekai Street | Rotorua, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Bay of Plenty Region  >  Rotorua District  >  Rotorua
  • Phone Number: +64 7-346 0976
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BREW | Craft Beer Pub in Rotorua, New Zealand, is run by Croucher Brewing - Rotorua's award-winning craft brewery. We have a great selection of NZ craft beers on-tap and in bottles, we exclusively stock New Zealand wines, and have delicious reasonably priced pub-style food. We are located in the middle of the Eat Street restaurant precinct. BREW was named Rotorua's OUTSTANDING BAR at the Rotorua Hospitality Awards 2013 and 2014.
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