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Father Ted's

1 Wellesley Street West, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
+64 9-377 3142
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good47%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
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“mash” (4 reviews)
“pie” (2 reviews)
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Bar, European, Pub, Irish
1 Wellesley Street West, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We visited on a fairly busy evening but quickly found seating inside (there is also outside seating available). No waiter visited the table -- rather, you order at the bar, pick up your drinks and receive a number plaque to obtain food delivery. We found...More

Thank Roadtripsters2015
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped here for a beer and some lunch, we sat outside and had a drink as we awaited our food. We had some nachos and a couple of club sandwiches and fries. Portions were a good size and service was fine. As we sat...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate dinner here on our last night in Auckland. We actually almost left because they were out of several things on the menu. The menu also isn't very extensive and there aren't many Irish dishes on it. I had the beef and Guinness pie....More

Thank HappyTravelerIAm
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

So frustrating waiting for a beer whilst the barmaid checks Facebook. On saying that, the beer and music was great. Nice pub.

Thank chum38
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A saturday night was transformed from average to brilliant once we came to Father Ted's, The band 'Switch' were the best pub band we have heard tor many years and kept us totally enthralled for several hours. The bar and beers were just fine. Bring...More

Thank Peter H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Measured Pours + Below Average starter sauce + Below Average fish n chips + Only Guinness Pie on Menu = You can be any bar except an Irish pub :( I don't mind a local fish for fish and chips , but can the fish...More

Thank Redbullx2
Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

We had dinner and drinks when we visited here.. The food is ordered at the bar and served to your table then. They were busy when we stopped in but the service of both food and drink is very efficient and the food is very...More

Thank butterflydiva7
Reviewed 11 April 2018

Went here while on vacation in Auckland and loved the atmosphere. The IPA was excellent. Well worth stopping by for a pint !

Thank Duncan R
Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

Well the Irish have it nailed. If it's a lively bar you are looking for then your in luck. Well stocked beers, traditional bar decor - inside and outside seating all in a very central location. The icing on the cake was the live music...More

Thank John J
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Great place - good food - good atmosphere. An' the barman really Is Irish. Nice one big man.... Not a lot more to say - except get yerself along there...

Thank Ronnie W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, European, Pub, Irish
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 5:00 AM
10:00 AM - 5:00 AM
10:00 AM - 5:00 AM
10:00 AM - 5:00 AM
10:00 AM - 5:00 AM
10:00 AM - 5:00 AM
10:00 AM - 5:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Wellesley Street West, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  Auckland Central
  • Phone Number: +64 9-377 3142
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