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Father Ted's

1 Wellesley Street West, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
+64 9-377 3142
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good46%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible7%
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“steak” (9 reviews)
“mash” (3 reviews)
“nachos” (2 reviews)
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Irish, Bar, European, Pub, British
1 Wellesley Street West, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you're after a decent roast this is the place to come! Generous potions of everything and loads of meat! I think it was only $12 on a sunday as well! Amazing!!

Thank sunlover117
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The pub takes its name from an Irish TV program that is no longer on the air. The only thing Irish about it is its connection to Irish TV programming. It looks nothing like any Irish pub I ever went to. The main character of...More

Thank jrd450
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

Popped into Father Ted's for a beer; stayed for several. Friendly staff, brilliant singer and fair prices. And as in most NZ pubs, sport on TV throughout. Great night.

Thank Mitch P
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Spent my first evening in NZ in this place and had a great night. Good service, great beer and a very good live singer. Will definitely sink a few more beers here.

Thank Chris C
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

Bartender is the most dire human being I seem to have crossed paths with in the last year which spans 3 continents, many countries and countless crimes committed . Sack um. Food is good however.

Thank Liz C
Reviewed 2 June 2017

Great steaks & great Guiness - nuff said. This is not the flashest looking pub around but it exceeded my expectations for an Irish themed pub. The staff and atmosphere are genuine.

Thank colin_n_jones
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Meal big but cold when I got it, huge amount of meat, too much, big thick slices and fatty, vegetables very nice.

Reviewed 24 May 2017

would never go again - rude unfriendly staff - ordered the wrong drink by mistake thought it was a beer but was cider took back straight away - sworn at by bar tender and told basically tough luck even though he knew i had just...More

1  Thank debby s
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Drink could be dear but some good promos and the local lager was reasonably priced and drinkable. Live music is often on and there was quite a young crowd in when we were there. Band was excellent too. Didn't see too many bars around in...More

Thank brymcd
Reviewed 8 May 2017

1st night in Auckland and just needed a quick bite to eat and of course to drink! A little dark place but the food and selections were great. So glad I went.

Thank Jimbo02110
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Irish, Bar, European, Pub, British
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 05:00
10:00 - 05:00
10:00 - 05:00
10:00 - 05:00
10:00 - 05:00
10:00 - 05:00
10:00 - 05:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Wellesley Street West, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland Region  >  Auckland
  • Phone Number: +64 9-377 3142
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