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Craft Beer Depot

70 Achilles Avenue | Wakatu Square, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
+64 3-548 2126
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Fantastic find!

Fabulous evening spent with Brandon and 10 fabulous craft beers. A very memorable evening - watch... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Heliview
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Cromwell, New Zealand
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Excellent beer and great hang out spot

Excellent spot, sell everything they pour, which is a great selection of NZ's and overseas best... read more

Reviewed 13 May 2018
Nick M
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Nelsons one-stop shop for everything Craft Beer in New Zealand. Specialty craft beer Bar, shop, Rigger (growler/flagon) fillery, music & events venue and Beer Garden. Information center for New Zealand brewing, hops, malt, breweries, distilleries and everything to do with the craft Industry. Tourist information for craft travelers, and local guides for Nelson attractions having to do with the craft industry. Come have a pint and chat to us! You'll feel like a local in no time! Check Google for business hours during you visit by searching 'Craft Beer Depot'.
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Hours Today: 12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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70 Achilles Avenue | Wakatu Square, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fabulous evening spent with Brandon and 10 fabulous craft beers. A very memorable evening - watch out, we’ll be back!

Thank Heliview
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Reviewed 13 May 2018

Excellent spot, sell everything they pour, which is a great selection of NZ's and overseas best craft beers. Fantastic spot to hang out, play games or even work on a laptop while enjoy a pint. Super friendly service and very helpful

Thank Nick M
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Reviewed 27 April 2018 via mobile

10 beers, 3 not sour / saison. I understand the flavour of the month thing but let’s not get too carried away. Strolled in mid-arvo on a week day so perhaps expecting too much but got little more than a grunt from the bloke behind...More

Thank Marcus H
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Reviewed 13 April 2018

Great place to go have a drink. Great friendly staff! Yes it is a bit pricey. Good Atmosphere but does need some more live bands! I love that it is hidden away down Achilles Ave, so do recommend making it easier to find (but not...More

Thank aamethyst
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Reviewed 8 April 2018

The Sierra pale ale was around $10.00 per bottle. In the U.S., you'll pay $1.00. In the Cook Islands (where it's more difficult to import) I paid $3.00 per bottle.

Thank Rory H
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Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

Hidden away in Achilles Avenue is the perfect spot to sample a vast array of craft beers. The staff are super knowledgeable but not pushy. There are 10 craft beers on tap that change regularly plus numerous more in bottles/cans. You can sample the beers...More

Thank Tracey650
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Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

Found this place pretty average, nothing stand out about it. Has potential but not hitting the mark at this stage. We were there on a Monday night so can’t except too much in terms of the atmosphere. Don’t have much in the way of food.

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Reviewed 28 February 2018 via mobile

After several months of knowing about CBD we made the effort to visit and...have been back several times since. A continually changing selection of beers from around NZ means that no two visits are ever the same. Stop for a drink or take a bottle...More

Thank Simon M
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Reviewed 15 February 2018 via mobile

Tucked away worth seeking out lots of nice beers good location just the job if your in Town and fancy a decent beer in good surroundings friendly give it a try

Thank Alan B
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Reviewed 14 February 2018

If you want somewhere out of the way for a great selection of Craft Beer, then this is it in Nelson! Loved the space - not pretentious, nicely out of the way, and with a regularly changing beer selection, it's very suited to someone who...More

Thank warrick m
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