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Seumus' Irish Bar

25 Wellington Street, Picton 7220, New Zealand
+64 3-573 5050
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good39%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“hot pot” (4 reviews)
“guinness stew” (2 reviews)
“burgers” (3 reviews)
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Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
25 Wellington Street, Picton 7220, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Would recommend going to Seamus Irish Bar for great food , beer and good conversation. Garth was wonderful and even offered to take us back to Tombstone backpackers vs walking. Had the mussels as an appetizer which was fantastic and the fish and chips and...More

Thank Gaines5
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice pub, good service, great beer, friendly staff. Well worth a visit - we visited twice! Very popular, with live music (a little loud for us aged people) but there is another room to sit in comfort away from the music if you want to...More

Thank 17traveller109
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great selection of beers, luscious Guinness Hotpot, low-ceilinged carved wood everywhere, and of course ; the Craic.

Thank Tim_N-U
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a place to sink a few pints of guiness - fantastic atmosphere, great authentic irish pub - like being back in your local if your local had a load of charactor - great food and great friendly staff.

Thank james j
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I don't usually like faux Irish pubs but this place has a really authentic feel. Curry and chips washed down with Kilkenny Red draft beer. Great stuff.

Thank Ian L
Reviewed 1 October 2017

Popped in for a bite to eat and a drink after we arrived in Picton. Warm and inviting little spot with an open fire, cheery staff and plenty of drink options. Menu is basic but all done well and served quickly and in plentiful supply!

Thank Sharon M
Reviewed 17 July 2017

I was surprised by the cosy intimate nature of the pub but it was just what we wanted. Roaring fire and rugby! We enjoyed a nice meal with both our choices exceeding expectations. My ribeye was perfectly medium rare and very tender. The beer on...More

1  Thank Charity T
SeumusIrishBarPicton, Owner at Seumus' Irish Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2017

Thank you very much Charity T for taking the time to write your review. We have some wonderful staff we are very lucky, I am glad they accommodated you well and you had a nice evening. Pop back in to say hi if you are...More

Reviewed 3 July 2017

Cold, wet night, we'd just arrived in Picton after a long drive so straight to Seumus Bar for early dinner before checking into our motel. Waitress was helpful with suggestion of Ginger Beer as i'd had an upset stomach. Husband had a beer and Guinness...More

1  Thank HolidayVibes
SeumusIrishBarPicton, Owner at Seumus' Irish Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2017

Hi Holiday Vibes, thank you for your review. We are just a small place so trying to get that happy medium right when it comes to music and rugby. The Lions tour games have had a big following so we have been showing them but...More

Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

Came to this pub to watch the rugby. It was a great wee place staff were so friendly and great at there job. Food is also very good and at a good price too. After the rugby there was live music the band were great...More

Thank Alic796
SeumusIrishBarPicton, Owner at Seumus' Irish Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2017

How amazing are the Jam Doughnuts?! 😉 Thanks for taking the time to write your review Alic796. Pop back in to say hi if you are ever passing through again. Thanks

Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

We had a great time at the pub, staff are friendly and the beer was great! Had some good fun playing darts out the back! Great atmosphere!

Thank TrevorRadburn
SeumusIrishBarPicton, Owner at Seumus' Irish Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2017

Thanks Trevor for the review. Glad you enjoyed yourself and hope you won a game or two of darts while you were playing. Safe travels and come say hi if you are ever passing through again ☘

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25 Wellington Street, Picton 7220, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Marlborough Region  >  Picton
  • Phone Number: +64 3-573 5050
  • E-mail
Cozy atmosphere, booths, garden bar, free WIFI, live music, and Guinness on tap! All in the heart of Picton, NZ.
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