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The Speight's Ale House

) #209 of 697 Restaurants in Wellington $$ - $$$ , ,
285 Tinakori Road | The Shepherds Arms Hotel, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
+64 4-472 1320
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good33%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (9 reviews)
“pork belly” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, Pub, New Zealand
$$ - $$$
285 Tinakori Road | The Shepherds Arms Hotel, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
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Reviewed 6 March 2017

We were staying in the area and needed a place to eat. This ale house was recommended by our Airbnb host. We didn't have a reservation and were worried we couldn't get in because it was Valentine's Day. No worries, mate. Although they were very...More

Thank minic00per
Reviewed 19 December 2016

Nice family outing and meal at the Speight's Ale House, something for everyone 0n the the menu and a good selection of beers. What more can you ask for.

Thank Robsoe
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Tender flavourful steaks, lip-smacking ribs, succulent lamb shanks, Asian-inspired mussels and so much more. And the children had plenty of choice of their liking too. Delicious food, good pricing and friendly competent service. What's not to like?

Thank KathleenMary499
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

Have been here for three different dinners! Meals are the perfect size to fill you up. Steak was cooked perfect each time and the pork belly is divine! Service is top notch and the staff are warm, friendly and welcoming! Keep up the good work!

Thank Karl B
Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

Came to Wellington for the weekend to get away. This place was walking distance from our Air BnB place. There fish and chips were amazing. Lightly salted batter, hot crisp chips, and cold beer/cider. I would definitely come back on my next visit to Welly!...More

Thank newnztraveller
Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

Gave this place another go as had lunch here 4months or so ago. It was awesome this time. Good was great and service outstanding. Garlic bread is a must!!!

Thank G-DoggyRulz
Reviewed 26 April 2016 via mobile

Came here with a few mates to catch up and the service was great. Attentive, friendly and prompt. The food was alright. I went for the fish of the day dish and on the whole it was good. One thing for me was the fish...More

Thank G-DoggyRulz
Reviewed 30 March 2016

We have eaten here on every visit to Wellington, which works out to be about 12 times and have never been disappointed. As it is a Speight's you know that it is good, well cooked food and always well presented. They provide a varied menu...More

Thank Richard D
Reviewed 12 March 2016

Fun pub like atmosphere for a good local beer and food. I had the salmon and my husband had the burger and both were really good. Big portions. Great friendly service. Nice outdoor patio area too

Thank KAM335
Reviewed 1 March 2016

We used this local pub three times during our stay in Tinakori Village and really enjoyed the great food and lively ambiance.

Thank bettysmate
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Bar, Pub, New Zealand
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Television, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 285 Tinakori Road | The Shepherds Arms Hotel, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Wellington
  • Phone Number: +64 4-472 1320
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