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Speights Ale House

) #7 of 85 Restaurants in Invercargill $$ - $$$ , , Soups
38 Dee Street, Invercargill 9810, New Zealand
+64 3-214 5333
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good42%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“roast pork” (5 reviews)
“spare ribs” (3 reviews)
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Bar, Pub, Soups, New Zealand, International, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
38 Dee Street, Invercargill 9810, New Zealand
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11 - 20 of 253 reviews

Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

A first class brewery and tour. Loads of history and beautifully maintained equipment. Ends with a leisurely taste of all the beers on tap.

Thank BlickerGuiding
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Have been going here for years now now when in Invercargill,and as anyone knows who reads my posts if all good I don't change, as the saying goes if not broken don't fix. but tonight the steak was just a little over done, mentioned it...More

Thank comm-traveler
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

Went originally just for a drink, but menu looked good. Booked a table as it was sat night, ordered seafood chowder in crusty cob loaf, it was enormous and fantastic. Skipped mains went straight for dessert, lemon meringue stack, again huge and delicious. Staff very...More

Thank Jan C
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Friendly efficient staff made for a pleasurable dining experience. Good food and a nice atmosphere, centrally located.sharing your experiences, you're helping travelers make better choices and plan their dream trips. Thank you!

Thank Pam255112
Reviewed 11 February 2017

Rocked on into the the Speights Ale House tonight. First up a Cobb Loaf full of Chowder. Not hot enough for me, I like it scalding hot delivered to the table. They get a point for putting it in a loaf but overall the chowder...More

Thank Tracey-Murray P
Reviewed 7 February 2017

Went here a few times for drinks and went and eat there one night. Good food selction and meals were good.

Thank graham l
Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

We were staying at the Victoria Railway Hotel and phoned the Kiln at 9:05 as we were recommended to eat there by a taxi driver and told we could come for a meal. When we arrived, they told us that we were told wrong and...More

Thank Marie_Smith83
Reviewed 1 February 2017

On a wet miserable day on our summer holiday we called in here at about 2pm hoping for some lunch. What a lovely warm welcome we got ... "absolutely" we could have lunch, so we settled down by the welcoming fire. Lots on the menu...More

Thank Christine B
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

This a popular place even on Tuesday night so we thought that a good sign. It was. Service was very good. Good size portions and the lamb shank is superb. Definitely worth stopping at.

1  Thank Maeva S
Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

When we arrived at the restaurant we were told we could expect a 20 minute wait for food- that was fine. The restaurant was far from full with one large group of 15 people. Over an hour later we finally got served, now this place...More

Thank NZMidds
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$28
Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 03:00
11:00 - 03:00
11:00 - 03:00
11:00 - 03:00
11:00 - 03:00
11:00 - 03:00
11:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 38 Dee Street, Invercargill 9810, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Southland Region  >  Invercargill
  • Phone Number: +64 3-214 5333
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The Southern most Speight's Ale House in New Zealand. Offering only the freshest local produce along with the best tap beer selection in Invercargill.Come and experience Southlands friendly hospitality with food and wine to match everyones tastes.
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