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Clare Inn

) #232 of 1,866 Restaurants in Auckland $$ - $$$ Irish, European,
274-278 Dominion Road | Mt Eden, Auckland 1041, New Zealand
+64 9-623 8233
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good43%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“pie” (4 reviews)
“sunday roast” (2 reviews)
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Irish, European, New Zealand
$$ - $$$
274-278 Dominion Road | Mt Eden, Auckland 1041, New Zealand
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Came here a couple of times a few years ago, and it's still good, which was a pleasant surprise. Will sure be back.

Thank dlwabbit
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Love the Sunday Roast! We come here all the time for it. Changes weekly, best gravy, Yorkshire pudding, veg and beautifully cooked meat. At the moment they have mulled wine and its delicious! And chips with curry sauce yassss!

Thank Shakiwi
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Charming place with friendly service and tasty food. Duck and beef wellington were both very nice. Cozy atmosphere for a pub.

Thank R W
Reviewed 14 April 2017

A friend recommended this place and I was pleasantly surprised. I cannot recommend this place enough. What drew me to visit this Inn was the fact that had live music on Monday night. It was just amazing to see people playing Irish music around a...More

Thank justrubyyy13
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Pleasant staff. Pub situated on Dominion Road just up the way from where we were staying. Ate in the upstairs room and both had ale pie and chips. Good pub food and beer at a reasonable price

Thank Chris K
Reviewed 8 February 2017

Came here because of the good tripadvisor reviews and just wanted to have a nice snack and relaxing evening. What we experienced was excellent food in a true pub atmosphere! The Beef Wellington is outstanding! Fish and chips really fine! We give 5 of 5....More

Thank Earthling42
Reviewed 7 January 2017

We were a bit unsure of this place when we first walked in, but were made to feel welcome and the staff were very attentive. Good food and great beer. Recommended.

Thank Bill-in-Surrey
Reviewed 31 December 2016

Always good atmosphere and the service is always good. Have not been for awhile. Good location and there is always plenty of parking. Good walking distance.

Thank godinetmaxine
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

Went there today for lunch which was superb. The Beef Wellington is outstanding washed down by the best pint of Guinness I have tasted in New Zealand. Friendly staff and a great pub. Always enjoy my visits here.Went there today for lunch which was superb....More

Thank Deano84
Reviewed 30 November 2016

Our large group didn't detract from the quaint setting of Clare Inn with its cosy fire. Kitchen managed a high volume of orders quickly and with very high standard.

Thank Craig W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Irish, European, New Zealand
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Television
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 274-278 Dominion Road | Mt Eden, Auckland 1041, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland Region  >  Auckland
  • Phone Number: +64 9-623 8233
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The Clare Inn is a great example of an Irish bar; it has a solid Irish community brimming with real craic, full of atmosphere & a genuine welcome. It is warm & relaxed with loads of room to accommodate, a real slice of Ireland with lots of laughter a family focus. Clare-inn-pics-005.Gif The Clare serves excellent pub food and boasts an extensive menu. We are child friendly until 7.30Pm.
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