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New Zealand, Bar, European, Pub
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Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Drinks
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Reviewed 30 August 2020

We loved the interior and the ambience of an English Tavern. My husband was impressed with his steak and the mocktails we had ordered. However, I had only 1 or 2 options being a vegan.

Date of visit: July 2020
Reviewed 23 May 2020 via mobile

Our waitress was lovely and understanding but our food took two hours to come out, they ran out of two different lots of food and by the time our food came out there was stone cold potatoes, pasta, undercooked chicken and pork belly (which wasn’t...More

Date of visit: May 2020
Reviewed 14 February 2020

Last time we were here it was somewhat unwelcoming but THIS time, a lovely server and good food and drink at OK prices. We will be back.

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed 6 February 2020 via mobile

Great looking pub with outdoor areas in the front and the back. Back area has wood burners and tvs. Staff are super friendly. Food was good but took a while. Definitely worth checking this place out.

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed 23 January 2020

I have eaten in this restaurant many times and have never had a bad experience, until tonight. After a long wait the vegetarian burger that I had ordered arrived, it sounded delicious so I was really looking forward to it. The menu said spiced, when...More

Date of visit: January 2020
Reviewed 23 January 2020

We had the green-lipped mussels which came with a nice coconut milk sauce. 1 Kg. made a meal for two.

Date of visit: January 2020
Reviewed 20 January 2020 via mobile

We stopped in for a bite to eat as we had just got off the plane from Sydney to Wellington. We had been up since 5am and all we had was a burger to share in Wellington. Lovely decor. Friendly staff. I ordered the duck...More

Date of visit: January 2020
Reviewed 17 January 2020

Awesome surprise! Walked into a pub - expecting pub grub. Was initially surprised at the price until we ate!!! Wasn’t sure whether I could eat a whole meal, so we as two girls, asked to share. This was happily accommodated. Also because we were thinking...More

Date of visit: January 2020
Reviewed 3 January 2020 via mobile

Just had a lovely family dinner there. Great variety for all tastes ... vegetarian burger, steak and mussels amongst other things! Small suggestion ... fix the way kumara is spelt on the menu.

Date of visit: January 2020
Reviewed 31 December 2019 via mobile

Had lunch outside at the Stables,the staff had a don’t care attitude,we ordered the cheese platter and two coffees,the platter was not well presented,didn’t have the spreads as per menu,no crackers,in fact only six pieces of small toasted bread loaf,surely six crackers would have costed...More

Date of visit: December 2019
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  • The Stables Restaurant & Tavern is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4
    • Service: 4
    • Value: 4
    • Atmosphere: 3.5