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BREW / Craft Beer Pub

) #22 of 177 Restaurants in Rotorua ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ , ,
1103 Tutanekai Street | Rotorua, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
+64 7-346 0976
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good44%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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Bar, Pub, New Zealand, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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1103 Tutanekai Street | Rotorua, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
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Reviewed 15 May 2017

Grabbed lunch at the Brew during our time in Rotorua and the food was excellent. They offered a great selection of creaft beers and wine as well. During March we were maybe one of five tables occupied during the day for lunch so it was...More

Thank dnh5023
Reviewed 10 May 2017

Visited here twice recently, excellent bar staff and knowledgeable. They have a variety of beers with wheat through to porters, local and regional etc. so its a great craft beer pub. I have not eaten here so cannot comment on the food. There are plenty...More

Thank Terran N
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

A good place to get a drink but the food wasn't very good. It's also super touristy. When we were there in early May almost everyone there was American.

Thank ceallaigho
Reviewed 5 May 2017

Decent restaurant on Eat Street with a solid selection of beers, though a lamentable tendency towards Pale Ales (50% of the 13 taps were devoted to Pale Ales of some sort). However, the food was good, with beef cooked as ordered, and lamb both tender...More

Thank xlixx004
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

Great service and accommodated a garlic allergy. Best gluten free pizza I have ever had!! The beers are good too and interesting. I tried a good sour cherry cider.

Thank SoccerTish
Reviewed 3 May 2017

We sat outside at the long communal tables, and the roof over them kept the rain off. There were lots of choices of NZ beer and plenty of variety for food on the menu. The food was very good and the service friendly and prompt....More

Thank DougHfx
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

Best coffee I've had in a week of staying in Rotorua and it's at a pub..!! Mind you they are coffee roasters and beer brewers so you got the best of both worlds. I remember seeing their sign days ago and was hanging out for...More

2  Thank chiefgb
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

Not to expensive and good tasty food. Nice selection on the menu that would suit a family and the benches out the front gives a good people watching opportunity

Thank Brian R
Reviewed 25 April 2017

Enjoyed the food and the ambience. Cool night but heaters did their work. Menu was well set out and interesting choices.

Thank Hoorays
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Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

Was a little disappointed in the food, hopefully it was just a bad night, but the bar staff and waiters were fantastic.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 6 - US$ 19
Bar, Pub, New Zealand, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1103 Tutanekai Street | Rotorua, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Bay of Plenty Region  >  Rotorua District  >  Rotorua
  • Phone Number: +64 7-346 0976
BREW | Craft Beer Pub in Rotorua, New Zealand, is run by Croucher Brewing - Rotorua's award-winning craft brewery. We have a great selection of NZ craft beers on-tap and in bottles, we exclusively stock New Zealand wines, and have delicious reasonably priced pub-style food. We are located in the middle of the Eat Street restaurant precinct. BREW was named Rotorua's OUTSTANDING BAR at the Rotorua Hospitality Awards 2013 and 2014.
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