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$10 - $29
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Gastropub, Bar, Pub, New Zealand
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a lovely place to have dinner in Greymouth. We had pork belly and mushroom risotto and both were really good. There is a large fireplace in the middle of the restaurant that gives the place a special charm.

Date of visit: January 2021
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We decided to go here for evening meal after seeing when we were at train station. There was a long wait for food but staff did pre warn us of this. The food was nice. What we all had was fresh, hot and tasty, washed...down with a nice drink.More

Date of visit: January 2021
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Reviewed December 4, 2020

Grabbed coffee before the Tranzalpine departed and found staff welcoming and great service. Go there if you can!

Date of visit: November 2020
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Reviewed November 6, 2020 via mobile

Called in for drink. Very warm welcome by staff on entry. Cosy fire. Different seating areas. A great place. Didn't eat here but great menu available

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed November 1, 2020

I thought I’d give Speights Ale House a try as the reviews read well. I was NOT disappointed. I was greeted with a smile and a menu immediately. When I asked about what beer to pair with my choice of dinner, the recommendation was made...along with a sample to try before I committed. It was absolutely perfect. I chose the Mushroom Risotto which came out piping hot and obviously made fresh. This was one of the best risottos I’ve had in a while. Flavourful, creamy and full of mushrooms. Paired with a Summit Lager, a light and refreshing drink. Simply stunning. Great team, great service and great food! I will be back.More

Date of visit: November 2020
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Reviewed October 21, 2020

Good menu, good beers, easy dining experience. Would happily eat there again. Bit pricey but you get that at breweries..

Date of visit: July 2020
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Reviewed October 14, 2020

Stopped for dinner when we saw the sign offering whitebait. Nice service and good drinks. Plenty of whitebait in the patties served with chips and salad and the blue cod was cooked well and tasty. 2 dirnks and 2 mains for $95 is getting up...in price, even for upmarket pub grub - food great but overpirced.More

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed October 10, 2020 via mobile

We popped in here before our trip on the Tranz Alpine to Christchurch. It is across the road from the railway station so very convienient. The service and food were great.

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed October 10, 2020

Beautiful restaurant , awesome food presentation, attentive staff . Food was delicious (especially steak and desserts). Really enjoyed this place for dinner

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed October 7, 2020

Friendly staff and good food. Fast service for a pub and nice relax. We order a shared platter which we all enjoyed, Kumera Chips and Chicken wings were so yummy. We asked to take leftovers with us, and there was no hassle to do so.

Date of visit: September 2020
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RoyalABC14
May 24, 2019|
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Response from ericandlyn | Reviewed this property |
Sorry...I can't answer that... I am vegetarian and that is not something I would order... Given that Greymouth does a lot of white baiting in the season I would imagine they would be great
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