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Speight's Alehouse

200 Rattray Street, Dunedin 9016, New Zealand
+64 3-471 9050
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good37%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Bar, European, British, Pub, Soups, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
200 Rattray Street, Dunedin 9016, New Zealand
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This Alehouse has style and a great selection for food on their menu. On a cold night you can be seated by the fireplace.

Thank EdgarCentreNZ
Reviewed 5 days ago

Visited in April 18 after the Speight's Tour ( which I also highly recommend ) Good, friendly service and meals were very tasty and we found the portion sizes, very generous.

Thank taniah334
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were a walk in and found the restaurant area was fully booked. However we were invited to sit at one of the bar tables with stools which we did on the side opposite where a number of TVs were blaring. The service was honest...More

Thank Duphney
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A 1.7km walk from our motel, a walk that was needed and enabled us to earn our expected dessert credit. We went for the venison and the lamb for our mains. The meals were well presented and well cooked medium-rare as desired. The meat consisted...More

Thank Robert G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Speight's beer is a traditional Dunedin offering, so we did not want to miss a chance to drink and eat at the alehouse in downtown Dunedin. The restaurant is a nice blend of old and new, and the beers are excellent. Service was good as...More

Thank Sharon D
Reviewed May 12, 2018 via mobile

This ale house is connected to the original Speights brewery, a beer one will find throughout New Zealand. The ale house is large and can get noisy befitting an ale house. The bar is in the center surrounded by tables. There are 9 Speights varieties...More

Thank Skibumdude
Reviewed May 12, 2018 via mobile

We had a large group of about 30 people and had arranged s set menu. The food was nice for pub food. Limited wine supplies in stock and only 1 rose available. A large jug of beer is $27.00 Good service

Thank Alipa50
Reviewed May 9, 2018 via mobile

We visited Soeight’s Alehouse for dinner on a Wednesday evening. We were thankful we made a reservation as the restaurant was full. The meals were generous in size and reasonably priced. I had the beef schnitzel accompanied with fries and salad. The schnitzel was a...More

Thank Lozza_the_Explora
Reviewed May 4, 2018

Love this place! Best place to come if your looking for a decent sized meal for a reasonable price. Meals are consistently delicious, service is always great and atmosphere is warm and lively. Never had a bad meal from here.

Thank Holly M
Reviewed May 1, 2018 via mobile

Feel comfortable to ordering. Big portion great value, great taste of food. Typical family style of restaurant.

Thank Eileen C
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May 4, 2018|
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Response from Eileen C | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is a choices from the menu and the waiters are very friendly to you for you request.
January 29, 2018|
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Response from ieatirate | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Bar scene, Special occasions, Large groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
11:45 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:45 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:45 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:45 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:45 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:45 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:45 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 200 Rattray Street, Dunedin 9016, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Dunedin
  • Phone Number: +64 3-471 9050
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