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Bealey's Speights Ale House

$$ - $$$, ,
263 Bealey Avenue, Christchurch 8013, New Zealand
+64 3-366 9958
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good47%
  • Average20%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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Bar, Pub, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
263 Bealey Avenue, Christchurch 8013, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Meal was great service even better staff went extra mile got courtesy coach home young man was very well mannered well done !

Thank Jayne M
Reviewed 6 days ago

We don't go to this restaurant often, only because we don't dine out often. But every time we have been here for a meal, even if years between visits we have never been disappointed. We went there for my sons birthday dinner and the service...More

Thank MareeCH
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Great say out with friends, nice selection of beers, great extensive menu with delicious food which wasn't too expensive between 4 of us sharing lots of entrees and pizza. Nice outside area fir when the sun's out and courtesy bus into the city. Definitely will...More

Thank JohnMen
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We chose Bealey Speights as we wanted a meal and then to watch the All Blacks vs Argentina game. We booked a table for 7pm and got there a bit early and our table was ready so we went in. We both had steak with...More

Thank Moochi16
Reviewed 1 week ago

I've eaten here before and it is everything you would expect of a pub and nothing more. This last visit was not that good though. I was seated and time went by. Oh so slowly... After 15 minutes of trying to catch the waitresses eye,...More

Thank John S
Reviewed August 7, 2017

Meals were of decent size for the price Good selection of beers and over alcoholic beverages Breakfast was average but I didn't have the buffet

Thank Kimberlytravel
Reviewed August 2, 2017

After a long day of driving around Akaroa, my wife & I returned to Christchurch and had dinner at Bealey's Speights Ale House. We walked from our hotel so I didn't notice the parking situation. The place was plenty busy so reservations are a good...More

Thank Sandro M
Reviewed July 20, 2017

This place was very busy on a Thursday night and VERY Hot! Had a drink in the bar and then dinner in the restaurant. Food was really nice. Staff were willing to accommodate a change in their menu for two of our members and they...More

Thank brandy126
Reviewed July 10, 2017 via mobile

Great friendly staff, a roaring fire and good tucker! The restaurant is far enough from the bar so as not to be not intrusive but close enough to add atmosphere.

Thank Alex S
Reviewed July 2, 2017

Went for a family meal on a Sunday evening but overall experience was not great and would be unlikely to return. Service started off as attentive and prompt when we ordered a round of drinks but that was the best it got. Raspberry and Lemonade...More

Thank kfed2017
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Bar, Pub, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special occasions, Kids, Large groups, Families with children, Local cuisine, Bar scene
Open Hours
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
6:30 am - 11:00 pm
6:30 am - 11:00 pm
6:30 am - 11:00 pm
6:30 am - 11:00 pm
6:30 am - 11:00 pm
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 263 Bealey Avenue, Christchurch 8013, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Christchurch
  • Phone Number: +64 3-366 9958
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