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Bar in a church

Truly amazing bar ! Wasn't expecting to find such a cool bar in Nelson, but may be the cooler bar... read more

Reviewed 8 February 2018
Great place serving great beer

Great place for a chat, a drink (or more) and even a bite —> you can order food from the equally... read more

Reviewed 6 January 2018
Maastricht, The Netherlands
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95 Collingwood Street, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
+64 3-548 9391
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All reviews converted church old church craft beer great beer cool bar plenty of outdoor seating chilled vibe on tap welcoming atmosphere food looked good both locals and tourists middle of town wide range wines ales hops funky
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Reviewed 8 February 2018

Truly amazing bar ! Wasn't expecting to find such a cool bar in Nelson, but may be the cooler bar I've visited in NZ, maybe in the world ! Set up in an old church, the inside is gorgeous and deserve to go such for...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank juju2601
Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

Great place for a chat, a drink (or more) and even a bite —> you can order food from the equally lovely India Café across the street. Both the indoor and the outdoor seating area are very atmospheric.

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 9 December 2017

Met here as part of a reunion for evening drinks. The venue was fine and the drink menu extensive and service good. Did not get to try a lot of the drinks. Might need to return to give it a more thorough examination. With may...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank julians183
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

Great spot for casual meeting and a few beers. Relaxed and chilled vibe. Also has a uniqueness about the place.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank G-DoggyRulz
Reviewed 16 November 2017

This place was a real gem with a great selection of craft beers and knowledgeable pour masters. Its an eclectic mix of seating and decor with welcoming atmosphere and excellent beer.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Keith O
Reviewed 2 October 2017

This free house has been established in an old church and the atmosphere is just lovely. On a cold night with the log burner going, it was easy to sit and relax with a typical English ale and an elderflower cider. Good snack meals, although...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank AFL2004
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

In an old church, great selection of craft beers and more trad beers on hand pull. Fab non alcoholic drinks too. Relaxing place inside or out...in the yurt or the garden.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank nick w
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

An institution and a must see craft bar in Nelson. A fantastic location with a fantastic range of craft beer.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Brownkiwi99
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

Lovely setting, very central, great selection of beers and wine and they even had "that beer" which we can only recommend after testing it at march fest last month.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank evagnz
Reviewed 9 March 2017

A pub that has real hand pulled beer! Great beer, the food menu is basic but the food is delicious, all in all if you want a pint then go here!

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank goatster
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