We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Doolan Brothers Ellerslie

$$ - $$$Irish, ,
3 Robert Street, Ellerslie, Auckland, New Zealand
+64 21 207 0748
Website
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent28%
  • Very good47%
  • Average14%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“peas” (4 reviews)
“guinness pie” (2 reviews)
“calamari” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
CUISINES
Irish, Bar, Pub
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
3 Robert Street, Ellerslie, Auckland, New Zealand
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (42)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 40 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Conveniently located just over the road from the train station, Doolan Brothers Ellerslie is an Irish pub full of atmosphere. We came for lunch around 2pm on a Monday, and the place was almost empty, which meant we got great service. I ordered a gluten...More

Thank helianthus1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went here for dinner last night had a real nice pork belly, didn't expect the food would be that good tbh... but our meals were great, was expecting pub food and got one of the best pork bellys ive ever had, would go back here...More

Thank Reon B
Emma T, Operations Co-Ordinator at Doolan Brothers Ellerslie, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the great rating Reon! We look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed September 24, 2017

Fancied a pub meal on Friday night and we were not disappointed. The three of us had meals (the burger, guiness pie and butter chicken) and we were all very pleased with our choices. The butter chicken could do with a little more spice, but...More

Thank elisec234
Reviewed August 8, 2017

I should have known better but I thought I would give them another chance to improve. I tried this pub several years ago and it was not flash, however it has not gotten any better. I had the Salmon fillet on very dry Couscous, The...More

Thank CJF5498
Reviewed July 17, 2017

First time I have been since this changed from a Cock n Bull to Doolans. Early Saturday evening and the fire was on. Service was quick and friendly and the food wasn't bad for pub grub. Really a 3.5 but can't do this on TA....More

Thank Shayne M
Reviewed May 28, 2017 via mobile

easy to find, good parking, was not busy on a sunday night, great friendly service, great food we had their signature burger meal and loved it i was designated driver so only had a glass of red from a reasonable choice i could imagine just...More

Thank Michael S
DoolansEllerslie, Public Relations Manager at Doolan Brothers Ellerslie, responded to this reviewResponded May 29, 2017

Hey Michael! Thanks for the great feedback and rating! We hope to have you back with us again soon! Thanks

Reviewed May 3, 2017 via mobile

What a beautiful Irish pub, friendly staff, wonderful menu and cheap drinks, often partied here. Great way to spend a night, tables and comfy lounges.

Thank Cassandra107
DoolansEllerslie, Public Relations Manager at Doolan Brothers Ellerslie, responded to this reviewResponded May 29, 2017

Hey! Thanks for the great feedback! The masters games was such a great week for everyone involved! We thoroughly enjoyed having you all with us! Thanks again!

Reviewed February 8, 2017

I had the crispy chicken burger and mum had a chicken and mushroom pie......it was bloody good....well priced and yummy, best burger I have had for ages.Service was great...only moan was it was a little hot inside...needed some air con or fans....

1  Thank bossyb43
DoolansEllerslie, Public Relations Manager at Doolan Brothers Ellerslie, responded to this reviewResponded February 13, 2017

Hey, Thanks for taking the time to review us! Hope to have you back with us again soon! Thanks

Reviewed February 2, 2017

7 of us went here during the Christmas holidays after a bad experience at the Lynfield branch. The Irish manager and UKwaitress were fantastic!! sooo friendly and apologetic for our previous experience at the other Doolan Brothers. The were friendly, chatty, accommodating and the food...More

1  Thank Kylie J
DoolansEllerslie, Public Relations Manager at Doolan Brothers Ellerslie, responded to this reviewResponded February 13, 2017

Hey Kylie, Thanks for the great feedback and rating. Hope to have you back at Doolan's again soon! Thanks

Reviewed November 30, 2016

We were meeting a few friends for a get-together and had an enjoyable time. We decided to eat before going home and both ordered the Beef Burger. It wasn't too flash! The burger was a little undercooked and gristly, the bun soggy and the portion...More

Thank PatriciaJoy
DoolansEllerslie, Public Relations Manager at Doolan Brothers Ellerslie, responded to this reviewResponded February 13, 2017

Hey Patricia Thanks for the review. Sorry to hear that you weren't entirely happy with your meal. We hope you give us a second chance and return to Doolan's again. Thanks

Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Melba
77 reviews
.14 miles away
Kreem Cafe
9 reviews
.55 miles away
Red Crab
55 reviews
.06 miles away
Mexico
114 reviews
.06 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Remuera Golf Club
9 reviews
1.00 miles away
Pop up Globe
43 reviews
.52 miles away
Waiatarua Reserve
9 reviews
.92 miles away
Break and Escape
14 reviews
.28 miles away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
magnor755
September 8, 2017|
Answer
Response from DoolansEllerslie | Property representative |
Hi Magnor755, To view and download our Lunch Menu please visit our Doolan brothers website where you can view and download both our Lunch and Dinner menus Thank you!
0
Votes
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Irish, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Large groups, Bar scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Robert Street, Ellerslie, Auckland, New Zealand (Formerly Cock & Bull Ellerslie)
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  Ellerslie
  • Phone Number: +64 21 207 0748
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing