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Doolan Brothers Newmarket

$$ - $$$
Bar, British, Pub, New Zealand, Irish
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Corner Kyber Pass Road | Newmarket, Auckland 1001, New Zealand (Formerly Doolan Brothers)
+64 9-529 2485
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09:00 - 00:30
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Hours:
Sun 09:00 - 01:00
Mon 09:00 - 00:30
Tue - Wed 09:00 - 01:00
Thu 09:00 - 01:30
Fri - Sat 09:00 - 03:00
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Sydney, Australia
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We were visiting from the US and found Doolan Brothers on a slow day. The staff here was super cool and put on the American college football championship game for us when nonr of the other customers were interested. Also served great Calamari

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Thank kevinjborn
DoolansNewmarket, Public Relations Manager at Doolan Brothers Newmarket, responded to this review

Hey, Thanks for the great review! Great to hear you enjoyed your experience with us at Doolan Brothers! Thanks again More 

Narrabri, Australia
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296 reviews
203 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017

Booked a table for 7 adults for tea and it was good. The service was prompt and friendly though it was midweek and not that busy. The meals arrived hot and on time. The Guinness pie and Beef wellington were spot on as were the steaks and salads

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Thank mark2390
DoolansNewmarket, Public Relations Manager at Doolan Brothers Newmarket, responded to this review

Hey Mark, Thanks for taking the time to leave us the great feedback and rating! Hopefully we will have you back with us again soon at Doolans. Thanks More 

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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98 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

Pub fare in a faux Irish pub environment. Avoid the food, but if you want to watch sports or catch up with friends who want a super casual pub style venue, it's ok.

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Thank ZoeBowkerTableNo7
DoolansNewmarket, Public Relations Manager at Doolan Brothers Newmarket, responded to this review

Hey Zoe, Thanks for your feedback and rating. If there was anything you feel like we could improve on in the way of our food, please do not hesitate to contact us at grainne@thebbc.co.nz with any further feedback. Thanks again More 

Tehran
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

We were there for lunch on a weekday and had a burger (which for some extent tastes like burned meat) and chicken wings which was ok but their sauces was good. Comparing the food you get, the price was expensive.

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Thank rmando88
DoolansNewmarket, Public Relations Manager at Doolan Brothers Newmarket, responded to this review

Hey, Thanks for your feedback. Sorry to hear you weren't entirely happy with your meals on the day. We also run with a lunch time special from Monday to Friday until 3pm of $14.95 lunch options. Hope to have you back with us again soon to give them a try! Thanks again for the feedback More 

Tauranga, New Zealand
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192 reviews
162 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

Went here for a Lunch on a weekday.There was no one else dining so was a bit worried. But we had good service and a excellent meal. Good portion sizes. They also had special lunch deals which looked good value!

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Thank 2014angela52
DoolansNewmarket, Public Relations Manager at Doolan Brothers Newmarket, responded to this review

Hey, Thanks for taking the time to leave us a review. Great to hear that you enjoyed your meal and service! Make sure and come see us again soon. Thanks again. More 

Bendigo, Australia
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19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016

This hotel / restaurant has a great variety of food for any occasion at a very reasonable price and the staff were very helpful and friendly

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Thank Michael S
DoolansNewmarket, Public Relations Manager at Doolan Brothers Newmarket, responded to this review

Hey Michael, Thanks for the great feedback! We hope to have you back at Doolan Brothers again soon! Have a great weekend. Thanks More 

Auckland, New Zealand
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81 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

Went on a Saturday night - had the steak which was nice although the pork schnitzel was very deep fat fried. Typical pub grub - not going to set the world on fire but not that bad either.

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Thank ryanlanham
DoolansNewmarket, Public Relations Manager at Doolan Brothers Newmarket, responded to this review

Hey Thanks for taking the time to leave us a review. Hopefully have you back with us again soon. Thanks More 

Auckland
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186 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 June 2016 via mobile

Great pub fare. Average prices. Now if only the bartender could serve with a smile, this place would do a lot better. The cute wait staff did make up for the surly barman though.

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Thank Aklguy
DoolansNewmarket, Public Relations Manager at Doolan Brothers Newmarket, responded to this review

Hey, Thanks for taking the time to leave us a review. Sorry to hear that you didn't receive the service that we pride ourselves in. If you wouldn't mind sending us an email at grainne@thebbc.co.nz with a description of who you dealt with on the day and a rough idea of when you visited, we can look into it a... More 

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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

I came here for dinner on a Thursday night , the service was unreal , the meal was just amazing had a beef dish, I honestly haven't tasted such nice tender beef with such good taste. Would highly recommend going here to anyone . I already want to go back myself

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Thank 770yasminr
DoolansNewmarket, General Manager at Doolan Brothers Newmarket, responded to this review

Hey Thanks very much for the great feecback! Delighted to hear that you enjoyed your entire experience with us! Hopefully have you back again soon! Thanks More 

Invercargill, New Zealand
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30 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 June 2016

We were a party of 5 that wandered into Doolan Brothers on a Friday night (about 7.30pm) without a reservation. Place was busy and we were lucky to get a table. Casual pub atmosphere - typical tavern/restaurant with Super Rugby on the big screen. Steinlager on tap - very nice. Particularly liked the menu options: either pub-style meals or more... More 

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Thank Helen P
DoolansNewmarket, General Manager at Doolan Brothers Newmarket, responded to this review

Hey Helen! Thanks for the amazing rating! Glad you had a great time here! Hope to have you and your friends back again soon! Thanks :) More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, New Zealand, Irish
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Television, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 01:00
Monday
09:00 - 00:30
Tuesday
09:00 - 01:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 01:00
Thursday
09:00 - 01:30
Friday
09:00 - 03:00
Saturday
09:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Corner Kyber Pass Road | Newmarket, Auckland 1001, New Zealand (Formerly Doolan Brothers)
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland Region  >  Auckland
  • Phone Number: +64 9-529 2485

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?