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“Great evening had by all” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Speights Ale House

Speights Ale House
2 George Street, Timaru 8601, New Zealand
+64 3-686 6030
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Ranked #13 of 49 Restaurants in Timaru
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $11 - $23
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Dining options: Breakfast, Late Night, Outdoor Seating, Reservations
Description: Enjoy the award winning Speight's Ale House in Timaru. We have an the immense outdoor courtyard, great southern food and hospitality. Try some of local cuisine, from small/shared plates to larger meals. Private dining rooms available. Come and experience the best in Timaru!
Timaru, New Zealand
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 3 cities Reviews in 3 cities
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
“Great evening had by all”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

Great service great food helpful staff . I had prawns just beautiful, this dressing fabulous and lime tart for pud all very nice. Group of 4 all enjoyed the meal . Thought the new menu was very well done, meals were huge. Speedie service thank you

  • Visited July 2014
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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English first
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 4 cities Reviews in 4 cities
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
“A little disappointing”
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

Husband's steak meal good. Brought out the wrong meal for me. When I received my blue cod, hand cut fries and salad it was extremely dissapointing. The lovely salad was absolutely covered in oil, the hand cut fries were soaked through with oil and the batter on the fish was also soaked in oil. The meal was just luke warm considering it was late arriving because of the original order mistake.
Ambience was good. Service good until we received our main meal. After that no desert offrred and we had to get our own drinks

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Tauranga, New Zealand
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 8 cities Reviews in 8 cities
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
“What a wonderful dining out experience”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

This beautiful brick and wood brewery, modern in design,fabulous top of the range food. Best wine menu? Try Marisco Kings Barstard Chadonnay simply the best.

Visited June 2014
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Timaru, New Zealand
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 4 cities Reviews in 4 cities
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
“Excellent Meal”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

Visited today for a light lunch,meal nice and the service was effecient and friendly.Nigel and staff working hard to provide a good value for money experience,will go back again.

  • Visited June 2014
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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Armidale, Australia
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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 8 cities Reviews in 8 cities
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
“Excellent”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014 via mobile

What more do you want - excellent service, meal and drinks. Did I mention the place is pretty good to ! Worth a visit.

Visited June 2014
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