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Speights Ale House

₱₱ - ₱₱₱, ,
Stanley, Queenstown 9197, New Zealand
+64 3-441 3065
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good40%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:45 PM Hours
Bar, Pub, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
₱₱ - ₱₱₱
Stanley, Queenstown 9197, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Taken to a table straight away. Given water and order was taken. After 30minutes wait I asked for more water and when our starter bread was coming. After an additional 15minute wait we left. Table that ordered after us got their bread faster than us....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Sarah P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a lovely lunch at Speights. For $15 I got a steak, chips snyummy salad - very good portion size and really tasty. Customer service was great too and a lovely atmosphere! Thank you

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank BiancaC_1982
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Monday 19th November & we had snow in Queenstown so into Speights Ale House for a lunch by the fire. Pat had Pie of the Day, Polly - Pulled Pork Bun, John - Seafood Chowder with a side od mushrooms & Onion rings, Warren had...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Warren Pat S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lively place to watch televised sports. Good range of Speight's beers, plus good pub food. Watched the All Blacks demolish the Wallabies!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank MichiganTresco
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Been here several times on visits service always good food choice and portion sizes good. If no room in restaurant offered to sit and eat in bar or wait for table.Given time of wait for food when first entering to confirm if you wish to...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank rosiejacq
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a comfortable ale house with their own beer. I liked their Porter. I had their pasta with a peppercorn white sauce. It was delicious.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank H2675VQlindas
Reviewed 8 November 2018 via mobile

Extra friendly staff, Extra delicious beer on tap, Extra delicious food, Really fair price. We had the venison and lamb and pumpkin soup. There was not one little thing to complain about.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank schnipps_mac
Reviewed 23 October 2018

10 of us enjoyed lunch here on a rainy afternoon. Great food, great beer, warm as toast inside and great service. well worth a visit and prices are very reasonable too!!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank thegarvans
Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

Always a great meal at this restaurant. Has a great atmosphere and the staff were very efficient considering they were reasonably busy. Highly recommended.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Maria W
Reviewed 18 October 2018 via mobile

Came here last week, great food. Had the sausage and mash, just like home!! The girl from wales couldn't have done more than enough, would definitely go again!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Hugh N
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13 August 2017|
Response from graemesmith10 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, don't need to know about this venue, I have had several ales there along with one of the best seafood chowders since I was in Ireland. I also had a few ales and steaks across the road at the old Courthouse Hotel April... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar scene, Special occasions, Large groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:45 PM
11:00 AM - 11:45 PM
11:00 AM - 11:45 PM
11:00 AM - 11:45 PM
11:00 AM - 11:45 PM
11:00 AM - 11:45 PM
11:00 AM - 11:45 PM
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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