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Speights Ale House Tower Junction

₹₹ - ₹₹₹, ,
55 Clarence St, Christchurch 8001, New Zealand
+64 3-348 6020
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  • Excellent10%
  • Very good37%
  • Average25%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible13%
Travellers talk about
“lambs fry” (5 reviews)
“rugby game” (6 reviews)
“pub food” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, Pub, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
55 Clarence St, Christchurch 8001, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 287 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The menu selection is dull and the food even more bland, I'd not recommend eating here. The staff were friendly and attentive, but it wasn't enough.

Thank bootface50
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Upwards of $35 for mains that were disappointing. Service was okay from some, and appalling from others. Particularly DM was not adequate when dealing with groups paying separately, and not willing to admit to her mistakes and blaming customers. Other franchises are much better, go...More

Thank kiwigirl30
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ovee cooked steak. Lumpy mash. Over priced. When trying to split the bill at the end. Duty manager was difficult and rude. Could NOT recommend.

Thank Kimberly B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Booked a table, and when we got there they hadn't set it up properly, despite having nearly no customers, and the staff standing around. When we were seated someone came to get our drinks order straight away, and when we asked for 5 minutes to...More

Thank Taranicole349
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A very disappointing lunch. We (2 of us) were not given very good service and had said we were limited for time it still took to long to bring out a cold cheese platter which was supposed to have fruit but didnt. When asked the...More

Thank Peppy131
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

visited this venue for the first time on Tuesday to attend the killers pre show party as advertised on social media, whilst the bar was busy, there was nothing to indicate any sort of pre show party. Asked a bar staff member why there was...More

Thank tracynmole
Reviewed 20 April 2018

Excellent food and great service. I was particularly impressed as one of the dinners was celiac (gluten free) and vegan. The restaurant provided several options that accommodated her dietary requirements and were more than happy to alter meals on the menu to suit. Everyone enjoyed...More

Thank Gill R
Reviewed 19 April 2018

We popped in for a few pre- train drinks - very handy for the railway station. Good drinks selection and service.

Thank DeborahLBrisbane
Reviewed 15 April 2018

Our first visit back since they closed for renovations. We decided to give this place another go after a diabolical visit in December 2016. We popped in for some lunch and the restaurant was reasonably busy for a Saturday afternoon. The all-day menu seems more...More

Thank mooseandbok2006
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed our meal tonight. High score in each category: ambience, service, presentation and quality. New decor is lovely. Highly recommend.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Pub, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 55 Clarence St, Christchurch 8001, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Christchurch
  • Phone Number: +64 3-348 6020
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