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Speights Ale House

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American, Chowder, International, Pub, New Zealand
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38 Dee Street, Invercargill 9810, New Zealand
+64 3-214 5333
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Dining options: Dessert, Dinner, Lunch, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Delivery, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Description: The Southern most Speight's Ale House in New Zealand. Offering only the...
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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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great service

Service great, friendly, diverse menu, great Venison, cosy and warm on a cold winters night and don't forget those Bluff Oysters.

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 10, 2015
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Winton, New Zealand
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

Great service, great meal, great value. Nice warm environment and a good view from everywhere to be able to see the rugby.

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Arrowtown
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

We had been at the invercargill home show working all weekend and we're tired and hungry. We were approached and seated straight away with menu and drinks ordered. I had the surf n turf med rare it was cooked to perfection and the flavours were amazing my husband had the lamb shanks which were falling off the bone so tender... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

Service great, friendly, diverse menu, great Venison, cosy and warm on a cold winters night and don't forget those Bluff Oysters.

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Hastings, New Zealand
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

A few weeks ago we travelled to the far south to enjoy the Bluff Oyster Festival, an event I thoroughly recommend. Afterwards we had dinner at Speights Ale House. We were welcomed in a friendly way, enjoyed a few bar snacks and then had the best pub meal we have ever had. I had a huge meal of mussels, chorizo... More 

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Winton,, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

When you walk in the door you are greeted as special, nothing is an effort to the staff. Prompt attention, taken to your table with everything explained about the menu and more. Great service for drinks. Not rushed with your order. Once you do order your meal is very well presented and brought to you promptly. Plenty on the plate... More 

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Timaru, New Zealand
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

Always find the best food and service at Speights, whatever city we visit. Invercargill lived up to our expectations, though there was a little disappointment when the maître d' required us to order our drinks at the bar then carry them upstairs ourselves before we were seated. However, the young waiter made up for this by his attention to detail... More 

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Invercargill, New Zealand
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19 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

Our group arrived and were welcome instantly, orders were taken and arrived quickly, the food was amazing and everyone enjoy their particular selection.

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Invercargill, New Zealand
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27 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

Great non cuisine restaurant that was selected for a business meal(dinner). Person who 'shouted' took me to their favourite haunt (travels to Invercargill a bit) and we had a great steak meal each and all was cooked to perfection and plentiful in portion ( I couldn't eat it all) . Place was busy but we were served quickly (walk in)... More 

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Queenstown, New Zealand
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33 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

Love this place. If you want good food, good service and well priced, this is the place to go. I always eat here when in town and the food and service is consistent and exceeds expectations.

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Winton, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

Great, place, atmosphere good as cricket was on so better still. Meal was cooked well and very enjoyable. Good value for all.

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Additional Information about Speights Ale House

Address: 38 Dee Street, Invercargill 9810, New Zealand
Phone Number: +64 3-214 5333
Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Southland Region  >  Invercargill
Average Prices: USD $6 to $27
Cuisine: American, Chowder, International, Pub, New Zealand

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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

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD $6 to $27
  • Cuisine: American, Chowder, International, Pub, New Zealand

Description

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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