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Rogue and Vagabond Craft Beer Bar

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$$ - $$$
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18 Garrett Street | Te Aro, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
+64 4-381 2321
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Wellington
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

An eclectic bar maybe somewhat hipster influenced, but all are welcome. Around 20 Craft Beers on Tap changed almost daily. Awesome pizza's and a great selection of music and bands. Great in summer to relax outside in the sun on bean bags and enjoy your favourite craft beer, or sample a few. My son thinks they are the best pizza's... More 

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Thank Tony M
New Zealand
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77 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Friendly service, good selection of beer, taco Tuesday is great. Nice seating outside, good bar snacks.

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Thank bacnzl
Sydney, Australia
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121 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 April 2017

We came here one afternoon after exploring the city on foot and it was a great way to unwind and relax. The vibe of the place is amazing as are the beer they service! Service was friendly.

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Thank IanSydney2014
Auckland
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25 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Really great pub with a great selection of beers. Great relaxed atmosphere with relaxed, friendly and helpful bar staff. I'll come back again.

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Thank upthebees
Wellington, New Zealand
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

I have been here a few times now but it's always a great experience. The food and drink menus are just amazing. My favourite experience was when the bar person sniffed the bottle of wine to check it before pouring me a glass, I don't see that very often.

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Thank CrazyCatLady635
Spokane, Washington
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453 reviews
244 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 183 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

This great bar restaurant is just half a block off Cuba Street, but it may as well be miles. Somehow the grungyness of Cuba Street doesn't travel this far. And interesting bar, inside and out, brings back memories of the 70's great paintings, been bag chairs on the lawn outside. All quite Bohemian. A great selection of beers and wines.... More 

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Thank MiguelitoyCat
North Shore City, New Zealand
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49 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Wife & I found out that the band 'Wellington City Shake-em-on-Downers' were playing here the weekend we were visiting Wellington, so we decided to go here for dinner and to watch the band This is not your ordinary pub - they only do craft beer, not the regular DB / Macs Gold / Speights that most pubs do We had... More 

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Thank Muffinz
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106 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

Beer was good, with good beer menu to read. The food looked really good, like bar snacks, pizzas etc. We were welcomed by a very friendly door man, which was nice (for once!). Had a DJ playing, and then a band set up to play. Not really our taste, but seemed popular. Had a nice evening. The toilets were vile... More 

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Thank Ben P
Upper Hutt
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26 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

Awesome bar set off to the side of a park in dixon st. Specializes in good craft beers with 16 on tap that rotare on a regular basis. Have had there pizzas before which are outstanding but there burger is the star. Staff are full of fun. When meals are ready the chef plays a few notes on a xylophone... More 

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28 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

This was an unplanned stop after finding a large grip of Morris Dancers frolicking on the lawns in front of Rouge and Vagabond. As you need refreshment while sitting in the sun on the lawn I tried some craft beer samples. They had two hand pulled beers on tap and at least 16 others available. Staff were very friendly.

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Thank Roger F

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 8 - USD 14
Cuisine
Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 Garrett Street | Te Aro, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Wellington
  • Phone Number: +64 4-381 2321

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