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Danny Doolans

$$ - $$$Irish, ,
204 Quay Street | Viaduct Harbour, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
+64 9-358 2554
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good44%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
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“club sandwich” (6 reviews)
“nachos” (12 reviews)
“lamb shank” (10 reviews)
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Irish, Bar, Pub, New Zealand
$$ - $$$
204 Quay Street | Viaduct Harbour, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were there on a cruise ship for the day. After touring Auckland and before getting back aboard we had lunch here. We love Irish pubs and this one was great. Fish and chips was fantastic. Servers were very friendly, energetic and efficient.

Thank trveler50
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Family of 9, a last minute booking on line. Read reviews and thought we would try for ourselves. Service was great and staff were friendly. A quiz was going on in the background. Lamb shank were brilliant with veg or salad. The kids loved the...More

Thank Tinaover
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

on out first day in Auckland we waled around the waterfront and looked for a place to eat while we got our bearings. this place looked like it had a good menu with great Irish food. was very tasty hot and filling.

Thank mrlogboy
DannyDoolansNZ, Manager at Danny Doolans, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hey mrlogboy, we appreciate you taking the time to write our review Thank you

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Was strongly recommended this place and went there late Wednesday night for drinks, pity didn't go there earlier. Staff were fantastic, vibe & atmosphere good with a great cover band. Highly recommend this great Irish pub.

Thank shaynescott
DannyDoolansNZ, Manager at Danny Doolans, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hey Shayne S, we really appreciate you writing our fab review Thank you

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A great find on a Thursday night, that I wish I found earlier in the night, fantastic bar staff, great atmosphere and the cover band was sensational. I would fly in just to see them they got the mix just right. Beer was good with...More

Thank CyberGuru
DannyDoolansNZ, Manager at Danny Doolans, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hey Bradley D, we really appreciate you writing our great review Thank you

Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed a final dinner here with a group of business colleagues on Monday evening. It was nice and quiet (we’d seen how full to capacity it was over the weekend). We were able to browse the menu and wine list without feeling rushed before...More

Thank Lindyblu
Reviewed 14 September 2018

OK for drinks and loud music. Quite small inside and it gets packed really easily. Not much outside space is annoying if you're not into deafening live entertainment

Thank KAF0460
Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

Terrible music, bad attitude! Not a great place to party, stuck up musicians ‘oh go on play wagon wheel you dicks!!”

Thank Destination576213
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

Excellent atmosphere. Friendly service. Just a shame about the smoke blowing straight in. Well worth a visit.

Thank Tabatha1998
Reviewed 31 July 2018

Called in for a drink as hear the music while walking along the wharf precinct. Good selection of beers, didn't eat so can't comment on that, but the live Irish band was fantastic and played their hearts out. They were not stop for about an...More

Thank colinm250
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Irish, Bar, Pub, New Zealand
Dinner, Brunch, Lunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 3:00 AM
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
10:00 AM - 3:00 AM
10:00 AM - 3:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 204 Quay Street | Viaduct Harbour, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  Auckland Central
  • Phone Number: +64 9-358 2554
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