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Hennessy's Irish Bar

) #27 of 177 Restaurants in Rotorua $$ - $$$ Irish, ,
1206 Tutanekai Street, Rotorua, New Zealand
+64 7-343 7901
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good35%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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11:00 - 23:00All hours
Irish, Bar, Pub, Soups, New Zealand, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1206 Tutanekai Street, Rotorua, New Zealand
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This was one of the centres used by the Lions Tour Supporters so was very busy at times. They had good ales to serve and the atmosphere was good with many opportunities to watch sport on the TV's Friendly service and no issues. Visited here...More

Thank GordonW318
Reviewed 1 week ago

Hennessys Irish Pub is great value and has a wonderful atmosphere. There a a variety of beers and wine to choose from and their food menu is varied and always consistent. It has been totally refurbished in the last few months which has made it...More

Thank Fay O
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great beer, we tried Kilkenny, very good, and Guinness as usual. Clear place and looks like very new. Worth to go.

Thank Marcelo A
Reviewed 1 week ago

I visited with a tour group. We asked to sit inside and the owner came out and had a fit in front of the people in my group. He refused to move us inside (it was fifty degrees and we were in the shade and...More

Thank jkoci
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food was good and very fast service What was most disappointing was that 3 beers on tap were unavailable. Coincidently these were the 3 beers I wanted to drink!More

Thank GSX1300
4menandadog, Owner at Hennessy's Irish Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review. We too were frustrated running out of three tap beers during your visit; the problem in part being our supplier being out of the Three Wolves & Panhead Supercharger and so could not supply us enough for that busy weekend....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited with friends on the night of a big rugby game and the place was heaving with rugby fans both Lions & All Blacks supporters, we ordered our food, there was a misunderstanding with our order but they quickly rectified the error. The food was...More

Thank Sharon T
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

Awesome meals, Lovely warm and welcoming place, Staff were very welcoming and very polite, Very good atmosphere with a band playing

Thank Emma J
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

I had dinner here and watched the lions match. Dinner was great, I had the Irish stew. The pub was perfect for watching the match plenty of tv's and seats to choose as well as friendly bar staff who weren't just glass fillers.

Thank Paul N
Reviewed 13 June 2017

The venue was fantastic, warm and cosy, the food provided was just amazing and the service could not be faulted. The whole staff went out of their way to ensure that the evening was a success. For a private function I would certainly reccommend Hennessy,s...More

Thank marwi2017
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

We went here to watch the rugby and we're delighted to see so many from both sides. The bar was big enough to hold the crowd comfortably on the night and continue to serve food. Dinner was good- steak and a stew and you certainly...More

Thank AnnieLu2
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$18
Irish, Bar, Pub, Soups, New Zealand, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1206 Tutanekai Street, Rotorua, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Bay of Plenty Region  >  Rotorua District  >  Rotorua
  • Phone Number: +64 7-343 7901
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