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Speight's Ale House

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130 Mawhera Quay, Greymouth 7805, New Zealand
+64 3-768 0667
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good46%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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11:00 AM - 11:30 PM Hours
Gastropub, Bar, Pub, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
130 Mawhera Quay, Greymouth 7805, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 591 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great new menu friendly staff. the place has definitely been made nice again .new chef comes highly recommended

Thank tarshe
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Our return to Speights Ale House was mainly to determine if staff attitudes had changed since our last visit when staff performance was well below par. My review reflected this accordingly. We were pleasantly surprised to be greeted in a friendly manner and it was...More

Thank weeshpaul
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were catching the train to Christchurch and after checking our bags we walked for a cold drink and a snack. There are very few options in Greymouth but this place is great and the beer is cold

Thank McInvestor
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We arrived into Greymouth after 7pm and the Speights Ale House was still serving meals. We had a lovely meal, good service, cosy friendly, family atmosphere

Thank hazel S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had two meals and drinks here, before and after the Round Brunner bike race. Great food, service, and atmosphere.

Thank leonie692014
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We popped in for a few pre-departure drinks. There is a good atmosphere with friendly staff and a lively vibe.

Thank DeborahLBrisbane
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived for lunch. The front service person told us to take a seat at a specific table (they are numbered). After a long wait we asked for the menu. Another long wait and no one came to take an order. When the waitress was...More

Thank Traveler_Eduardo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Arrived on the TransAlpine and wandered over at 1505hrs for a bite and a drink - told sorry the kitchen is closed. Ok how about a beer —— oh we close in 15 minutes??? Really on Monday afternoon - jeez no reason to return there

1  Thank mikeH4231OV
Reviewed 17 April 2018

With 24 American mature sailors, this restaurant was our lunch break after getting off the Trans Alpine train. The management and staff were excellent and while there was a little confusion over two tills...bar and restaurant, all my party loved the lunch and appreciated the...More

Thank QCLodge
Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

Shot down for a quick feed and a drink as ya do. Ordered the fish and chips fish was great and the chips nice. Service was good. Overall happy. Recommend it.

Thank Sam W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$10 - US$28
Gastropub, Bar, Pub, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 130 Mawhera Quay, Greymouth 7805, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  West Coast Region  >  Greymouth
  • Phone Number: +64 3-768 0667
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Pouring great ales and serving good wholesome food everyday from 12.00pm.
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