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Founders Brewery

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87 Atawhai Drive, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
+64 3-548 4638
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Maybe we are use to a higher quality when we visit craft brewery establishments. It's not obvious... read more

Reviewed 26 August 2017
Wellington, New Zealand
via mobile
Relaxed atmosphere.

We came here to meet friends on a sunny day and had a nice time in the garden bar. Plenty of young... read more

Reviewed 8 December 2016
Greymouth, New Zealand
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25 Aug 2017
7 Dec 2016
“Relaxed atmosphere.”
87 Atawhai Drive, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
+64 3-548 4638
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Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

Maybe we are use to a higher quality when we visit craft brewery establishments. It's not obvious that you can get a tasting board of the beers and so we got a pint each. The beer was nice. The chips with aioli were sadly standard,...More

Thank heatherjoines
Reviewed 8 December 2016

We came here to meet friends on a sunny day and had a nice time in the garden bar. Plenty of young families as its a great place for the kids to run around so, if you have an aversion to children, best not to...More

Thank Jared7707
Reviewed 12 November 2016

On a visit to Founders Park decided to grab drinks for the family at this establishment. Kids had Soft drinks, Bottles only no tap splits available, the wife had a Dark beer and I tried a tasting float. Service was excellent the staff being both...More

Thank Eric C
Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

Came here on a stop on the self guided craft beer tour map of Nelson. You have to walk in the park entrance, let them know you're only going to the brewery. Good beer selections, we got a tasting tray with 5 different styles. Was...More

Thank Cmat07
Reviewed 3 May 2016 via mobile

We stopped at Founder's Park to see the brewery. They have a fee to get in the park, but tell them you are only visiting the brewery and you don't have to pay, unless you also want to check out the park. I tried all...More

Thank Brads P
Reviewed 18 January 2016 via mobile

Tip: get a tasting tray to sample the local beers. Nice atmosphere, friendly staff. Visit Founders Park then stop for a relaxing drink. Would recommend

Thank KashKlan
Reviewed 14 January 2016 via mobile

Had a great visit at founder's then stopped at the brewery ...great staff great food and shade was a plus

Thank traceyr550
Reviewed 2 January 2016

A group of friends and I went to Founders Brewery after having a look around Founders Park. I was really impressed with the friendliness, helpfulness and knowledge of the staff. The lady who served us was really friendly and engaging and was able to tell...More

Thank Paige C
Reviewed 16 September 2015

Great craft beer options. You can get a sample of 6 on a platter, which is good value.. Food there was good, along with the selection of cold drinks. If you are a local you get into the Founders Park for free otherwise it is...More

1  Thank danjonelson
Reviewed 31 July 2015

Loved the beer and the location. samplers are a great thing. didnt try the food but it looked yummy!

1  Thank rec998
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