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Doolan Brothers Ellerslie

$$ - $$$Irish, ,
3 Robert Street, Ellerslie, Auckland, New Zealand
+64 9-579 5592
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good40%
  • Average18%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“calamari” (3 reviews)
“guinness pie” (2 reviews)
“pub grub” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Irish, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
3 Robert Street, Ellerslie, Auckland, New Zealand
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Reviewed 25 July 2018

We visited Doolan Brothers after having dinner across the street. It ended up being trivia night as well! We had a blast and enjoyed talking to the friendly/helpful bar manager as well.

Thank Ally K
Reviewed 22 June 2018 via mobile

Wow. The only establishment in Ellerslie Pumping. A gteat vibe, excellent service and very happy with being served a great ice cold beer. Well done. Keep up the great service and offer

Thank StephenF157
Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

The food was great but the atmosphere and service made it a great experience. We will definitely go back.

Thank gavin_lorraine
DoolansEllerslie, Operations Co-Ordinator at Doolan Brothers Ellerslie, responded to this reviewResponded 18 June 2018

Hey Gavin, Thank you for leaving us some great feedback. We look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

What was intended as a chilled night to have dinner and head home ended up as an unexpected all nighter. We were seated in the dining area which was really good due to the ambience and away from the general pub goers. The music was...More

Thank Claudia K
DoolansEllerslie, Operations Co-Ordinator at Doolan Brothers Ellerslie, responded to this reviewResponded 28 May 2018

Thank you for the fantastic review Claudia! It sounds like you had a great night with us and we hope you come back and try out the Crackin Comedy Quiz!

Reviewed 5 March 2018

Went here for a quick dinner before heading to the Globe. No standard height tables on the ground floor area - only in the raised dining area but no ramp access! Very poor disabled access. Despite that the meal was fine and service very good.

Thank 4xWandering_Kiwis
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

Stopped in at this local pub for lunch, the chicken wings were delicious & calamari pretty good too. We came back later that evening for a few drinks & the “regulars” really made the place feel like home. We stayed til close with our new...More

Thank nikallison88
The C, Operations Co-ordinator at Doolan Brothers Ellerslie, responded to this reviewResponded 30 December 2017

Thank you so mush for leaving us some feedback! we are so pleased you enjoyed your time with us. Have a great time in NZ!

Reviewed 15 December 2017 via mobile

Nothing too Irish about this run of the mill pub with okay food and a good selection of drinks Guinness is drinkable which is about all anyone can ask for outside of Ireland

Thank Colm671
The C, Operations Manager at Doolan Brothers Ellerslie, responded to this reviewResponded 30 December 2017

Hi Colm, Thank you for taking the time to leave us some feedback. We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

Conveniently located just over the road from the train station, Doolan Brothers Ellerslie is an Irish pub full of atmosphere. We came for lunch around 2pm on a Monday, and the place was almost empty, which meant we got great service. I ordered a gluten...More

Thank helianthus1
Reviewed 2 November 2017

Went here for dinner last night had a real nice pork belly, didn't expect the food would be that good tbh... but our meals were great, was expecting pub food and got one of the best pork bellys ive ever had, would go back here...More

Thank Reon B
Emma T, Operations Co-Ordinator at Doolan Brothers Ellerslie, responded to this reviewResponded 5 November 2017

Thank you for the great rating Reon! We look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 25 September 2017

Fancied a pub meal on Friday night and we were not disappointed. The three of us had meals (the burger, guiness pie and butter chicken) and we were all very pleased with our choices. The butter chicken could do with a little more spice, but...More

Thank elisec234
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Questions & Answers
8 September 2017|
Response from DoolansEllerslie | Property representative |
Hi Magnor755, To view and download our Lunch Menu please visit our Doolan brothers website where you can view and download both our Lunch and Dinner menus Thank you!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Irish, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Robert Street, Ellerslie, Auckland, New Zealand (Formerly Cock & Bull Ellerslie)
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  Ellerslie
  • Phone Number: +64 9-579 5592
  • E-mail
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