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Pembroke Wines & Spirits

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$$ - $$$
New Zealand, Pub, Wine Bar
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24 Dungarvon Street, Wanaka 9305, New Zealand
+64 3-443 7818
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10:00 - 20:00
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Sun - Wed 10:00 - 20:00
Thu - Sat 10:00 - 21:00
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Hamilton, New Zealand
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This bar and bottle store is a delight - a little slice of genuine Wanaka hospitality. John who runs it is down-to-earth, friendly and knowledgeable. He makes a point of remembering and relating to people who frequent his store. This is not an up-market bar on the waterfront. It has a bit of a view of the mountains etc, but... More 

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Thank Deborah F
Leeds, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

So I called in here with the intention to get some Cardrona Source Gin for my parents for Christmas. My big issue though, was that I was travelling back to the UK with it, so I asked the staff if they had any recommendations on travelling with it in hold luggage. At the time they didn't have any packaging, but... More 

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Thank Dea0703
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2017

A unique little bar in a prime position in Wanaka. John was very hospitable and the beer was top notch. John had a great knowledge of the local wine and beers. Great spot to grab a few beers with friends

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Thank Sthbear
Wellington, New Zealand
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46 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 February 2017

Billed as a craft beer bar and restaurant, this place is actually a bottle store with 3 taps (all Emmersons when we visited) purported to serve food, but very poor and limited menu so we passed. No atmosphere, though outside tables and shade were welcome after a hot day, and the toilets were immaculate.

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Thank leoniew5558
Perth, Australia
1 review
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

Thank you John for your expertise, professionalism and flexibility in providing us with all of our beer and wine needs for our wedding. We enjoyed working with you and wouldn't hesitate to recommend your services to anyone!

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Thank shndez
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 January 2017

I stumbled upon this store, asked a few questions about some products, and figured out I should definitely return with my husband for a glass of wine! What a great find. The owner is fabulous and a great character as well.

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Thank knye08
Christchurch, New Zealand
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32 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

Great atmosphere, great host, excellent range of wines and beers, best service and a great meeting place. Go here often with friends and it is always a hit. Nice quiet place for a wine and catch up with friends and acquaintances... often meet other locals there too

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Thank TrevorMcNZ
Wanaka, New Zealand
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Great service and knowledge of local wines and brews. Good atmosphere. Great position in Wanaka this is not a restaurant. Great for catching up with locals and their gossip.

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Thank 222barnie
Red Cliffs, Australia
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

We dropped in to buy a bottle of Australian wine to give our friends who hosted us for a few days in Wanaka. The range was pretty good and the service was great. They even gift wrapped the bottle for us. While we waited we had a beer which went down a treat.

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Thank Marbz5
Brno, Czech Republic
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Very friendly people are running this place. They make mulled wine when it's cold outside and it is by far the best in Wanaka.

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Thank Viktor_Safar

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
New Zealand, Pub, Wine Bar
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 20:00
Monday
10:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 20:00
Thursday
10:00 - 21:00
Friday
10:00 - 21:00
Saturday
10:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24 Dungarvon Street, Wanaka 9305, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Wanaka
  • Phone Number: +64 3-443 7818
Description
Pembroke Wines and Spirits offers the wine lover an extensive selection of Central Otago wines, superb New Zealand and Australian wines, and other distinguished wines from around the world.

The craft beer enthusiast will find Wanaka's largest selection of New Zealand craft beers to drink in or takeaway. We are also proud to have three varieties of Emerson's beers on tap.

Located at 24 Dungarvon Street, Wanaka, John and Karen have set up the kind of place where you can get a decent glass of wine from a hand-picked list for an honest price. The unique idea of combining wine retail with a wine bar is proving popular with locals and tourists alike, so next time you're in the area drop by Wanaka's favourite wine and craft beer hangout.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?