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Speights Ale House

$$ - $$$, ,
Stanley, Queenstown 9197, New Zealand
+64 3-441 3065
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good40%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“lamb shank” (38 reviews)
“seafood chowder” (18 reviews)
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Bar, Pub, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Stanley, Queenstown 9197, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is a comfortable ale house with their own beer. I liked their Porter. I had their pasta with a peppercorn white sauce. It was delicious.

Thank H2675VQlindas
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Extra friendly staff, Extra delicious beer on tap, Extra delicious food, Really fair price. We had the venison and lamb and pumpkin soup. There was not one little thing to complain about.

Thank schnipps_mac
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

10 of us enjoyed lunch here on a rainy afternoon. Great food, great beer, warm as toast inside and great service. well worth a visit and prices are very reasonable too!!

Thank thegarvans
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Always a great meal at this restaurant. Has a great atmosphere and the staff were very efficient considering they were reasonably busy. Highly recommended.

Thank Maria W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Came here last week, great food. Had the sausage and mash, just like home!! The girl from wales couldn't have done more than enough, would definitely go again!

Thank Hugh N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had dinner and drinks here during our stay in Queenstown. My husband had the bangers and mash and said it was "amazing", I had a Chicken Caesar salad which was also "amazing". The service was superb and so was the atmosphere. Meal sizes were...More

Thank tangarritc
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great pub. Awesome atmosphere. Went there with a big group of friends they had no trouble accommodating us. Great friendly service. Highly recommend

Thank Jackiefoss
Reviewed 11 October 2018

Stopped in here for drinks. A couple of us had a beer tasting paddle. Beers were good, staff were friendly and helpful too.

Thank Yorkie_Traveller
Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

1st started with half cob- garlic bread and then The Drunken Steak salad and Fresh cut Fries with Red jus wine omg fir $29 gor the steak it just melted in our mouth Good music in the back ground and the staff is so Friendly....More

Thank Denise B
Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

An excellent meal. My wife had the drunken steak, i had Otago Lamb, both about $26 and delicious. Highly recommend here for well priced meals.

Thank Peter B
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13 August 2017|
Response from graemesmith10 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, don't need to know about this venue, I have had several ales there along with one of the best seafood chowders since I was in Ireland. I also had a few ales and steaks across the road at the old Courthouse Hotel April... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 3:00 AM
11:00 AM - 3:00 AM
11:00 AM - 3:00 AM
11:00 AM - 3:00 AM
11:00 AM - 3:00 AM
11:00 AM - 3:00 AM
11:00 AM - 3:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Stanley, Queenstown 9197, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Queenstown
  • Phone Number: +64 3-441 3065
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