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The Sprig and Fern Tavern

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146 Jackson Street, Petone, Lower Hutt 5012, New Zealand
+64 4-566 0649
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good50%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“curly fries” (9 reviews)
“pizza” (13 reviews)
“great beer” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, Pub, Brew Pub
$$ - $$$
146 Jackson Street, Petone, Lower Hutt 5012, New Zealand
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The team are reasonably friendly at a base level, but ok. The wine list is very average, a significant focus on NZ wine, which are not always the best, a couple of Australian reds would be good! My biggest regret is the food, it is...More

1  Thank David D
Reviewed 2 May 2018

Called in to catch up with good friends and have a cold beer! Friendly staff who served with a smile, showed us the menu and explained it as well. I think many look upon this place as a restaurant with beverages rather then what is...More

Thank JohnMilnerNZ
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Reviewed 16 February 2018 via mobile

This bar was recommended by my sister for us to meet with family. We had a blast, great beer, friendly staff and a cosy warm atmosphere. We all had a great night catching up and the staff were very efficient and friendly.

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Reviewed 23 January 2018 via mobile

Dropped in for a quick predinner beer tasting with a friend. The bar tender was super friendly and knew her beers well. Also knew what order to serve them and recommendations to personal taste profiles. We looked over the options for dinner but decided to...More

Thank waldohelen
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed having a cold lager here ... and for bar food, the bread platter was better than average. It’s minimalist decor is ok ...the staff are pleasant ...the clientele looked mostly in their 30’s .... I will return

Thank Rodney T
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

A few Christmas drinks and a bite to eat. The pizzas we ordered were very nice as was the side of fries, slightly expensive as was the alcohol but in return you had a socialising pub. No TV, No Pokies, No tab.... awesome. It’s worth...More

Thank Tickleish
Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

Caught up with groups friends a couple of times before Xmas, great Sprig beer and relaxed atmosphere.

Thank Andrew J
Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

Dropped in with my wife for a drink. Good selection of wines and beers. DJ playing great music selection. The place was a buzz. Very relaxed atmosphere.

Thank Neil C
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

Joined a couple of workmates for a drink after work before dinner. Sat outside in the cool evening breeze. Very relaxed atmosphere and staff affective to customers needs. Large variety of beers, codes and wines. Standard costs for area with half and pint options. Inside...More

Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

Following a work outing go karting we all met up here for some post race refreshments. Theres a nice atmosphere in this bar especially for a chain establishment. Lita of interesting beers on offer and we indulged in a selection of pizzas which were very...More

Thank Anthony G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Pub, Brew Pub
Lunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 146 Jackson Street, Petone, Lower Hutt 5012, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Lower Hutt  >  Petone
  • Phone Number: +64 4-566 0649
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