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Bay Hill Brewery Bar

$$ - $$$American, ,
54 The Bay Hill, Timaru 7910, New Zealand
+64 3-688 4367
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good50%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
8:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
American, Brew Pub, Grill, Bar, European, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
54 The Bay Hill, Timaru 7910, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

During a weekend away my wife and I visited this bar twice. Once for lunch and once for drinks. The venue is close to the city centre and has great views of Caroline bay. Our first visit was for lunch. I had the bangers and...More

Thank Nigel2312
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We popped in here for a pre meal drink as had a booking at a restaurant nearby. Good selection of beers but the Fish & Chips looked fabulous & better value for money than we had! Great view. Good staff very attentive & smiled too...More

Thank Crystalrose54
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After a sudden unplanned week in Timaru my brother & I found the restaurant bar which we couldn’t believe how good it was , a real typical kiwi GEM . The staff very friendly cherry & easy going . The view would be the best...More

Thank Giraffeseatgrass
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

good smiling service and yummy well prepared breakfast. Generous portions and not greasy. Lovely sausage.

Thank JexAllison
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Took my cousin from the UK there. She looked forward to trying a cider and having a really good BLT. Neither was impressive. The BLT was pretty average. The cider tasted like watered down fizzy apple juice that had lost its fizz. Then there was...More

Thank Lamorna C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great lunch with family.. including toddler... great service.. salads great lunchtime fare... nice spot in the sun.

Thank streamlands2016
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Top marks for service here, which couldn't have been nicer. On a sunny day, the view over Caroline's Bay from the terrace is stunning and was a lovely place to sit over breakfast. Tasty coffee and a decent choice of breakfast dishes (we had the...More

Thank Katharine E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I stopped in for dinner on my own one evening. The staff were lovely and friendly and there was a good atmosphere - it wasn’t jam packed but it was busy enough. I had the lamb and it was fantastic. The meat fell off the...More

Thank Charlie950411
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We found that this restaurant was open for breakfast so tried it and didn't regret our choice. It was so good on the first time that we used it on the following day. The variety and quality of the items on the menu belied the...More

Thank Rex06
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Breakfast was good. They have all the usual stuff, pancakes, eggs a variety of ways. The service is good and cheerful and the location is central to everything.

Thank MsBesos
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Brew Pub, Grill, Bar, European, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, View
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 54 The Bay Hill, Timaru 7910, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Timaru
  • Phone Number: +64 3-688 4367
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