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Speights Ale House

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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2019 Winner

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Drinks
New Zealand
Reservations, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Table Service
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All reviews burger pork ribs black cherry chicken seafood salad great atmosphere the pub you'd expect all ages great family comfort food an early dinner easy parking love this place good size beers meats
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We chose to sit streetside on a marginal (weatherwise) day ... plenty of space for two young boys to move around in. Our waiter was attentive and our meals were served promptly. The atmosphere was relaxed and we enjoyed the quiet ambience.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank suzannegae
Companion816265, General Manager at Speights Ale House, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello, thank you for the great feedback! We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed June 6, 2019

Had a family gathering for dinner and the food is Devine. Plenty of options to choose from. From meat to pasta and burgers to vegetarian options. The service is great too.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank VickyC2476
Reviewed May 18, 2019 via mobile

Our meal took over an hour to come out. Our waitress was very good considering and tried to give us updates, “out in 10 minutes”, however we still didn’t get our food. There was no offer for drinks or even to refill our water during...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank louisac714
Reviewed April 5, 2019

Mount Wellington is one of the South eastern neighborhoods of extended Auckland, named for an extinct volcano in the vicinity. It is close to a couple of bodies of water, where water sports, especially fishing are great. The restaurant is attractive, modern and the food...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Gabriel H
Reviewed March 15, 2019

Not our first or even second visit here, which tells you it’s worth going back. Being a pub, our food expectations weren’t very high at the start, but we’ve always been surprised by the good quality of the food and the friendly, efficient service. Last...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank GrahamM2127
Reviewed March 10, 2019

We have recently returned from a 5 week visit, staying in Stonefields, just a short walk along from Speights. We cannot thank the staff enough for making us feel so welcome - when either popping in for a drink, or taking friends and family for...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank gillyandkeith
Companion816265, General Manager at Speights Ale House, responded to this reviewResponded March 14, 2019

Hi Gilly & Keith, Thank you for your feedback. We look forward to seeing you soon. Regards The Speight’s Ale House Stonefields Team.

Reviewed January 17, 2019 via mobile

Great food, great service. Couple of things to know. 1. Restaurant eating is about 50% more expensive in NZ than, say, North America. 2. At this ale house, we had to surrender a credit card before any service. We got it back only at the...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Derek v
Reviewed January 2, 2019 via mobile

Had a enjoyable time with friends and with almost all of the meals being great It took a while for the last meal to come out and even then had to ask for it only to be told it was still cooking seems either they...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Dbd1256
Companion816265, General Manager at Speights Ale House, responded to this reviewResponded January 5, 2019

Hi, Sorry to hear about your bad experience you had on the evening of the 02 January 2019. If you could please email me directly adam@speightsstonefields.co.nz I would like to follow up with my kitchen and response to your directly. I look forward to your...More

Reviewed December 31, 2018 via mobile

Second visit with a disabled family member. Perfect choice as you can drive almost up to the door and it's flat all the way, plus comfortable heavy duty furniture that can be leaned on to stand. Very friendly serving team - we happily spent several...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Alison L
Companion816265, General Manager at Speights Ale House, responded to this reviewResponded January 5, 2019

Thank you for your feedback. We look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed December 28, 2018 via mobile

Lovely venue with great meals. Nice vibe for all ages. Waiting staff a bit loose, as in nice but not as attentive as the could have been.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank zippysmum
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July 15, 2018|
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Response from Mike G | Reviewed this property |
I would presume so, as this is a family friendly restaurant
May 25, 2017|
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Response from Pioneer13080570690 |
Yes we do have guest WIFI
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August 15, 2016|
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Response from Monique P | Reviewed this property |
We just walked in so no I don't think so :)
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