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Bealey's Speights Ale House

€€ - €€€, ,
263 Bealey Avenue, Christchurch 8013, New Zealand
+64 3-366 9958
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good46%
  • Average20%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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Bar, Pub, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
263 Bealey Avenue, Christchurch 8013, New Zealand
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Ate here twice during different stays. Food was good, and the fish and chips and ribs were both recommended. Our waitress was a bit surly on our second visit, which was a shame, guess we all have bad days. Can’t fault the food on either...More

Thank gedsy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

was quite good... staff took a while to get drink orders and then some time to come and get our orders. 5.30 booking and we had a 7pm appointment elsewhere. seems like a good amount of time, but only got our meals at 6.15pm. One...More

Thank JustineFW
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed next door at the All Stars Inn on Bealey during annual South Island motorbike trip. So handy to have this great facility right next to where I was going to sleep - no issues about having too much to drink and then worry about...More

Thank Tharizden
Reviewed 15 February 2018

Walked next door for the backpackers and had a yummy meal and beer for reasonable prices! Staff are friendly and food came super fast!

Thank Na_om_11
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

Accommodated us into their table service at late notice. Drinks were good. Service was good. Paying the bill was easy too. Only complaint is the ribs were a little over cooked very minor thing. THANKS for a great last night in Christchurch

Thank Jessica C
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

We visited the restaurant with some family a few days ago and were promptly seated, were offered drinks and ordered the mains. The trouble started here. There were four tables with people seated, so by no means busy. Once the mains were delivered (which were...More

Thank 86jaredc
Reviewed 18 December 2017

Wanted somewhere for a pre Xmas birthday catch up far away from crowded malls and no parking. Have enjoyed lunch meals here so booked a table for 6 and the Sunday buffet breakfast. Parking for everyone was easy, & we were able to have an...More

Thank blueeyes1955
Reviewed 13 December 2017

Went here for dinner last week as a big group. There was a lot of staff yet service was very slow. We had the set menu and the food was quite average. The grilled pineapple was missed with the Pork Belly and the white chocolate...More

Thank christinatseng
Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

Forgot to book on a busy Saturday night but the staff were very helpful and promised us a table in 30 mins and were true to their word. They were very busy but the staff were very pleasant. Quite a wait between ordering and getting...More

Thank RobboNewZealand
Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

It was a busy Saturday night. 3 friends plus myself. Took over an hour to get food from time of order and then they forgot the garlic loaf. Mains were really really good but service was poor and nobody smiled. Would have been 5 stars...More

Thank DoubleD269
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Pub, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
07:00 - 23:00
06:30 - 23:00
06:30 - 23:00
06:30 - 23:00
06:30 - 23:00
06:30 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 263 Bealey Avenue, Christchurch 8013, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Christchurch
  • Phone Number: +64 3-366 9958
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