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Speights Ale House Restaurant

) #44 of 186 Restaurants in Queenstown $$ - $$$ , ,
Stanley, Queenstown 9197, New Zealand
+64 3-441 3065
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good41%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Bar, Pub, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Stanley, Queenstown 9197, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago

From the moment we walked in the door we realised this was going to be a great place to have a drink. The staff are friendly and very welcoming, but the best bit by far, no bogans. Not that I have anything against them, it's...More

Thank tassiedevil93
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We liked Speights so much we ate here twice. The food was very good and seemed a reasonable price. The beer was great. we liked the fun atmosphere and the service was friendly and good. It gets crowded quickly around dinner time so get here...More

Thank sofiegsd
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

25/5/17 3pm Good value $15 lunch, service was really quick and a friendly waitress Had the pie of the day (steak and ale) Thank you

Thank CJTM45
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Traditional warm friendly service good food and the best selection of beers in town love dark beers my self.

Thank Michael S
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

Amazing food and we turned up at 11am for breakfast - so accommodating in providing poached eggs on toast with yummy mushrooms - service was supreme.

Thank Deidre868
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

A very cosy place to call in for some pub grub. Good decent food and portion sizes. Great staff and very friendly. Thanks and we will be back.

Thank Boa A
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

Stopped here at the end of a long and tiring day for a quick meal. Husband enjoyed his fish and chips, tasty without being greasy. Should think it's a nice place for a group of people.

Thank smiler52
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

My wife and I ate here 2 nights in a row it was so good Servings were generous with lots of veggies and their own Speights beer or local NZ wine to compliment. We also found the service extremely good and friendly. They were also...More

Thank Mark J
Reviewed 22 April 2017

good food at a good price. few options of beer. good for big groups been there few times for lunch or dinner.

Thank Juninho-NZ
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

Came here mainly for the blue cod. It was fantastic- just simply yet perfectly cooked. Was fresh, crunchy but not oily. Service was friendly. Ambience was a nice pub. Price was just right.

Thank TonyFNewZealand
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Bar, Pub, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 03:00
11:00 - 03:00
11:00 - 03:00
11:00 - 03:00
11:00 - 03:00
11:00 - 03:00
11:00 - 03:00
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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