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Biddy Kates Irish Bar

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2 Market Street, Blenheim, New Zealand
+64 3-578 3299
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28 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Looking a bit tired - renovations in place, toilets were a mess - pool table needs attention - cheap beer

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Thank Daniel C
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30 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Stopped in early New Year's Eve...place was quiet ...beer was cold ..staff friendly...a large pub which would be good to visit with a large crowd. A Guinness themed pool table.

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Thank Ken L
Picton, New Zealand
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19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 August 2016

The staff were very friendly, the food was good and there was a good selection of beers, Nice atmosphere too. I really liked it.

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Thank dereck86
Blenheim, New Zealand
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16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 February 2016

We were a table of 4. All had a good, value for money meal. Service is great. Atmosphere is good. Good irish music playing

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Thank Mavis29
Toronto, Canada
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47 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 February 2016

Food is good and it attracts a lot of people, so definitely check it out if you wanna make new friends. Service was a bit slow, and they were not very busy, so not sure why that was.

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Thank LinaP8888
Bayonne, France
1 review
Reviewed 16 November 2015

Superb backpacker, good ambiance and a cheap deal ;)^^ I recommend it!!! Good place and owners are pleasant. cheers bro

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Thank maxrock64
Paihia, New Zealand
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 23 September 2015 via mobile

Nice and friendly people. It was a great stay and in a convenient place near the city center. Easily affordable and the best place to stay in blenheim

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Thank kukowskiin719
Kiiminki, Finland
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87 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 September 2015

Visited here with my girlfriend and stayed for one pint. Very nice place with own chimney and some gambling machines. Good beers.

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Thank Nezratul
Renwick, New Zealand
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2015

We were surprised with quality of service and food. Although there is an old pub atmosphere the service and food was outstanding. The fillet steak was cooked perfectly and well presented. A mix of bistro and fine dining all in one.

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1 Thank jasesmithss
Villeurbanne, France
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 16 July 2015

i was on the hostel and it was my favorit place in all nz. Cheap room, good atmosphere and the best owner of the world ^^ always here for help and special price if you live upstairs. If i come back in nz that will be my first stop :) thx for everything

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1 Thank Sacha T

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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 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, Pub, European
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Market Street, Blenheim, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Marlborough Region  >  Blenheim
  • Phone Number: +64 3-578 3299

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