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Craft Bar

$$ - $$$, ,
10 The Octagon, Dunedin, New Zealand
+64 3-470 1426
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good34%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“chicken filo” (4 reviews)
“steak” (10 reviews)
“mash” (2 reviews)
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Bar, Pub, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
10 The Octagon, Dunedin, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good meal, all 4 of us had something different and all really enjoyed. Very good location in centre of Dunedin - a great spot to ‘people watch’.

Thank Peter J
Reviewed 1 week ago

There are many around here and craft bar seems to be more open, a good thing when the sun streams in late in the afternoon and you want to move inside a bit but still enjoy the view. The beers are almost all Monteith's. The...More

Thank mrdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were attracted by the 14NZ D Steak,egg,and chips lunchtime(Mon & Tues) which was excellent value, with a jug of beer at 10 D to go with it.On the Octagon, good service, laid back bar, music think Bob Marley, Fleetwood Mac.

Thank Haddaway
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Four of us dined here for dinner on a Friday night. Place was packed outside as sunny evening. Quiet inside. All the food was very nice and good sized portions. The males couldn't decide on what beer to have so got to sample a few....More

Thank harvarddriver2016
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Had a couple of snacks for dinner with drinks. One of them was the breads with 2 different butters which the chef had made. Very nice!! Friendly staff- I would've given 5 stars except the toilets smelt so bad with stale vomit. We visited on...More

Thank hidez_12
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

Not too bad I guess. I got fish and it had bones in it, the salad was really tasty and the potatoes were kinda bland but there was a lot of sauce that came with the dish. My sister got the coast to coast and...More

Thank ekta69
Reviewed 4 September 2017

We were here to soak up the atmosphere before the rugby and thought a couple of drinks was all we wanted. However, we were seated next to the kitchen and watched plate after plate of food go out which all looked excellent. We gave in...More

Thank thatkiwiguy
Reviewed 28 August 2017

Been here a few times over the past year and most recent visit (past few months) the food was poor, it was obviously reheated, either made in the morning or he day before, if I pay good money I expect freshly made food. Shame really...More

Thank wykecliffe
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

We headed in here as it was steak night. I grabbed a steak and egg and it was good value, plenty of chips and nice onion rings. Others got a burger and Fish and chips. All plates cleaned up so I reckon we all enjoyed...More

Thank mrM4rtin
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Went in for a Craft Beer, a bit disappointed in the range to be honest, was expecting more than just Monteiths. Got hot chips to share with the kids, told it was a restricted only bar and we had to be with kids at all...More

Thank GypsyGirlMethven
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$21
Bar, Pub, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 The Octagon, Dunedin, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Dunedin
  • Phone Number: +64 3-470 1426
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