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Speight's Ale House

$$ - $$$, ,
99 Quarantine Road, Annesbrook | Next to Wow Museum, Nelson 7011, New Zealand
+64 3-547 7336
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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CUISINES
Bar, Pub, New Zealand, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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LOCATION
99 Quarantine Road, Annesbrook | Next to Wow Museum, Nelson 7011, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 368 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I like my steak and I was not disappointed with the open steak sandwich. The portion was generous. The steak cooked medium sitting upon doorstop bread.

Thank Stephen F
Reviewed 2 days ago

Been here on two occasions. Once to watch the rugby - the vibe was great! There are plenty screens and the volume was loud enough. The venue was full and buzzing with excitement. Second, we went for dinner in the week - not as busy....More

Thank Lauren d
Reviewed 1 week ago

Gareth, Max and the team were outstanding in catering and providing all we needed for our end of season sports function. All requests were attended to and service on the day was fantastic. Having the place to ourselves meant we had the flexibility to utilise...More

Thank NetVic
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely food and outstanding service from Megan the waitress - first tip I've ever given! Thank you heaps

Thank helen12397
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Omg love spieghts best place ever phil is the best guy ever x Great food and drinks and awsome staff ever

Thank Jessie K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went for a late lunch early dinner, as we had a very hungry one year old. We ordered different entrees and bar snacks to share. They all came out at the same time which was great for a shared lunch. Really nice staff and...More

Thank HardyCampers
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Located adjacent to the WOW museum with huge car park it was packed on a Friday evening and having no reservation had to wait about 15 mins for a table. Staff were super friendly and kept us advised re table. Meal was excellent and we...More

Thank RobboNewZealand
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food was excellent but there was one issue. The bloke who served us was nice, writing down our order, but then failed to deliver the bread we ordered. We only realised when our mains arrived. Other than that the staff were attentive and the...More

Thank graeme638
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Love this place. All the menus have a great selection. Done right everytime . Staff are great. Love it here and can't wait to go back

Thank 546sherrid
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Food is always good and staff are friendly. The have a courtesty vehicle to save on the risk drink driving. Well worth a visit !

Thank Campbelltons
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woodstews
6 January 2016|
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Response from alehousenelson | Property representative |
Hi there, Thanks for the message. I can assure you they are hygienic and of a very high standard which meets all Food Safety requirements. Hope you enjoyed you meal with us. Kind regards, Gareth Caldwell Owner / Operator
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woodstews
6 January 2016|
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Response from alehousenelson | Property representative |
Hi there, Thanks for the message. I can assure you they are hygienic and of a very high standard which meets all Food Safety requirements. Hope you enjoyed you meal with us. Kind regards, Gareth Caldwell Owner... More
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Roger1066
25 December 2015|
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Response from alehousenelson | Property representative |
Hi Roger, Our pints are start from $7.90 for our mainstream beer, with Craft beer and cider $8.20. Cheers Gareth
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$4 - US$24
Cuisine
Bar, Pub, New Zealand, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 00:00
Monday
11:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 00:00
Thursday
08:30 - 00:00
Friday
11:00 - 03:00
Saturday
10:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 99 Quarantine Road, Annesbrook | Next to Wow Museum, Nelson 7011, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Nelson-Tasman Region  >  Nelson
  • Phone Number: +64 3-547 7336
  • E-mail
Description
Situated on Quarantine Rd opposite Mitre 10 Mega and the WOW Museum we are proud to be the 17th Speight's Ale House across the country and the very first of the new look Ale House! Whether its good hearty portions of southern style food or Speight's exclusive range of award winning tap beer and extensive wine list this is the place to cater for all. With space for over 250 patrons in one of our many areas of the Restaurant , Bar or sun drenched Garden Bar there is always a spot for everyone. The Speight's Ale House brings strong traditions of legendary southern hospitality and you'll find the owner operator Gareth Caldwell and his great crew of staff live and breath by these age old values. With always plenty of entertainment , live sport and weekly specials keep your eye on our "What's on at The Ale House" to be sure not to miss out! Our popular upstairs area allows us to offer a private function area in which we are capable of catering for groups up to 75 people so whether it's a Birthday Party, Social Club gathering, or just a good old get together we can cater to your every need. Come on down and see what we are all about and start experiencing the Ale House way of Southern Hospitality! "Good on ya mate"
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