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Mac's Brewbar

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4 Taranaki Street, Wellington, New Zealand
381 2282
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Today
11:00 - 22:00
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:00 - 22:00
Sat - Sun 10:30 - 22:00
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New Zealand
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56 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Enjoyed this place and had a great meal. Good service and food in nice surroundings. Like being by the water and close to town. Would be great outdoors on a nice day.

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Thank Philip35
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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170 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Visited here a couple of times for drinks and food. It's in prime position for morning and early afternoon sun, but is in the shade from about 4pm in the summer (although they do then extend their outside space further out). A good drinks selection, and decent value. Food is decent, with a nice range and variety. Service very friendly.

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Thank EG27
Carson City, Nevada
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236 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The menu in this brewbar is varied and the food is very good. Their preparation of usual bar foods was unique and delicious. The wait staff is very friendly and attentive. There is outdoor and indoor dining. If the weather is nice, sitting outdoors in the bistro type area is great for watching the activity on the wharf. This restaurant... More 

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San Diego, California
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23 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Really enjoy this place, have visited on both our visits to Wellington. Good food, and really good beer in a terrific location on the waterfront.

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Thank JRB06
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice bar/restaurant on the waterfront, very busy but still excellent service and superb food. Dined here on our first night in Wellington and because of location and atmosphere decided to dine here again on our second night. Option to dine in the bar or attached restaurant and we opted for the latter, staff very friendly and helpful on both nights.

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Thank Andrew L
Ljubljana, Slovenia
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62 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Your typical brewbar, with good beer options and decent bar food. Great location on the waterfront as well.

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Thank barsegh
Chester, United Kingdom
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251 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 137 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Brewbar serves good food and has a great selection of draft beers. The waiting staff are friendly and helped us choose a selection of beers to make up a drinks flight that we shared between us. We had a very good meal at a reasonable price.

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Thank saf51
Glasgow
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91 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Busy bar with some tasty snack food. Has a good feel to it and nice atmosphere for what is quite a big bar. Some cosy booths to sit in and friendly staff too. Worth a visit

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Thank Donald M
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What an awesome little place to escape the wind and rain. Yummy food and huge portions definitely gives you your money's worth. Staff were friendly and helpful and service was super quick and efficient.

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Thank donevonv
Wellington
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34 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

So the scene was a lazy, hot, sunny Sunday morning .....What to do? I wondered. Quick shout out to some friends and a plan was formulated, lunch on the waterfront at Mac's Brew bar. Arrived no booking - no problem. Outside table,check! Good view, check! Order a cider, check! Proceed with friendly banter ,check! More cider,check! Order food, check! Good... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, Pub, New Zealand, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, View, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
10:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 Taranaki Street, Wellington, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Wellington
  • Phone Number: 381 2282

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?