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The Shakespeare Hotel & Brewery

The Shakespeare Restaurant & Brewery

An iconic establishment on Albert Street
Opening hours
Currently closed
Monday: 11:30 am-10:30 pm
Tuesday: 11:30 am-10:30 pm
Wednesday: 11:30 am-10:30 pm
Thursday: 11:30 am-10:30 pm
Friday: 11:30 am-10:30 pm
Saturday: 11:30 am-10:30 pm
Sunday: 11:30 am-10:30 pm

Restaurant Month Participant

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122 years of history line the walls of The Shakespeare, and it is the oldest working Micro-Brew Pub in New Zealand. The menu is crammed with pub classics done in style, and a range of award winning beer made behind the bar are a perfect accompaniment. Daily happy hours and dinner specials give a reason to visit any day of the week.

20% at home discount

Exclusive 20% discount on food & beer when RM2020 is quoted

$15 for lunch

Options include open chicken sandwich on ciabatta with green tomato chutney & salad, beer battered fish & chips, Thai beef salad, and more.

$40 for a two course dinner & lunch

Options include crumbed chicken fillets with side salad & honey mustard dill sauce, Thai beef salad served medium rare on a mesclun salad with Thai dressing

The Shakespeare Hotel & Brewery
$40 Two Course Dinner
Crumbed chicken fillets with side salad & honey mustard dill sauce
Ploughman Platter (Single), A daily mix of cold meats, pickles, dips, toasted ciabatta and cheeses
Crusty ciabatta served with a Ttrio of Dips OR Classic Italian ciabatta with garlic butter
Thai beef salad, served medium rare on a mesclun salad with beansprouts, coriander, red chilli, spring onion & thai dressing
Smoked Chicken Carbonara - Creamy penne with bacon, smoked chicken and parmesan
Choice of Shakespeare homemade pizza OR Shakespeare gourmet burgers
Warm chocolate brownie served with vanilla ice cream
Eton Mess served with fresh fruit, berry sauce and ice cream
Pineapple Fritter, battered slices of pineapple served with ice cream
Drink match recommendation
House wines OR Onsite brewed resh beers on tap - $9/glass

Ts & Cs: Not available with any other offer. Bookings essential please email:

$15 Lunch
Open chicken sandwich on ciabatta with green tomato chutney, salad and tomato
Fish and chips battered with our own micro-brew beer and served with a side salad and tartare sauce
Bangers and mash with pork and fennel sausages, creamy mashed potato, marinated cabbage and red wine jus
Cheeseburger served with fries and aioli (V available)
Thai beef salad served medium rare on a mesclun salad with beansprouts, coriander, red chilli, spring onion and Thai dressing
Rump steak served with fries, garlic butter and a side salad
Smoked chicken carbonara with creamy penne pasta, bacon and smoked chicken

Ts & Cs: Mention "Restaurant Month - Heart of The City" at the counter. Ask your server for drink matches

20% At Home Discount

Takeaway menu

Quote 'RM2020 at Home' and get an exclusive 20% discount on Food and Beers in your Pick Up order. Applicable on Food ordered from regular Menu, and 1.25L take away Beer bottles.

Ts & Cs: Place orders online at website or Email: No gluten free options. Not valid with lunch specials, Daily Rituals and Happy Hour.

Special offers at The Shakespeare Restaurant & Brewery

  • $25 AVON International Buffet

    Valid - 

    Delight yourself and your team or spoil your loved ones at a newly opened unique Buffet in City Centre with quality food from around the globe like the UK, French, Americas, Mexican, Portuguese, Asian, Indian, Africans, Kiwiana and so on.....

    'All You Can Eat' buffet on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday dinner (5pm onwards) every week to begin with. Soon it will be available to weekend dinners as well.  

    Bookings essential: Book Your Tables onlineby clicking at

    The Shakespeare - Avon International Buffet

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Last updated: 22 July 2020

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