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Seumus' Irish Bar

) #6 of 30 Restaurants in Picton $$ - $$$ , , Vegetarian Friendly
25 Wellington Street, Picton 7220, New Zealand
+64 3-573 5050
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Overview
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good40%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“hot pot” (4 reviews)
“mussels” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
LOCATION
25 Wellington Street, Picton 7220, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 68 reviews

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I was surprised by the cosy intimate nature of the pub but it was just what we wanted. Roaring fire and rugby! We enjoyed a nice meal with both our choices exceeding expectations. My ribeye was perfectly medium rare and very tender. The beer on...More

1  Thank Charity T
SeumusIrishBarPicton, Owner at Seumus' Irish Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you very much Charity T for taking the time to write your review. We have some wonderful staff we are very lucky, I am glad they accommodated you well and you had a nice evening. Pop back in to say hi if you are...More

Reviewed 4 July 2017

Cold, wet night, we'd just arrived in Picton after a long drive so straight to Seumus Bar for early dinner before checking into our motel. Waitress was helpful with suggestion of Ginger Beer as i'd had an upset stomach. Husband had a beer and Guinness...More

1  Thank HolidayVibes
SeumusIrishBarPicton, Owner at Seumus' Irish Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Holiday Vibes, thank you for your review. We are just a small place so trying to get that happy medium right when it comes to music and rugby. The Lions tour games have had a big following so we have been showing them but...More

Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

Came to this pub to watch the rugby. It was a great wee place staff were so friendly and great at there job. Food is also very good and at a good price too. After the rugby there was live music the band were great...More

Thank Alic796
SeumusIrishBarPicton, Owner at Seumus' Irish Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

How amazing are the Jam Doughnuts?! 😉 Thanks for taking the time to write your review Alic796. Pop back in to say hi if you are ever passing through again. Thanks

Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

We had a great time at the pub, staff are friendly and the beer was great! Had some good fun playing darts out the back! Great atmosphere!

Thank TrevorRadburn
SeumusIrishBarPicton, Owner at Seumus' Irish Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks Trevor for the review. Glad you enjoyed yourself and hope you won a game or two of darts while you were playing. Safe travels and come say hi if you are ever passing through again ☘

Reviewed 31 May 2017

While oldies cruising around Picton, popped in here for a drink. Nice cosy looking pub with interesting old photos. Pleasant enough.

Thank Karin C
SeumusIrishBarPicton, Owner at Seumus' Irish Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks Karin for the review ☘

Reviewed 27 April 2017

Typical pub. Quite dark inside with simple wooden tables and some booths. Food is great value and very large portions, extremely tasty. Again traditional pub fare. Limited range of beers but enough choice. Service is good and a great atmosphere.More

Thank Gadabouts95
SeumusIrishBarPicton, Owner at Seumus' Irish Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Gadabouts95, thank you for taking the time to write your review. I am glad you enjoyed your meal. Pop back in to say hi if you are ever passing through again, we now have a new craft APA on tap which has been a...More

Reviewed 23 April 2017

A small, popular bar which I visited after a meal next door. The bar staff were friendly and the Guinness was about average for a southern hemisphere pub. I think I was the only Irish person in the place which received an ambivalent response when...More

Thank Eddiehump
SeumusIrishBarPicton, Owner at Seumus' Irish Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Eddie, thanks for your review and thanks for coming in to say hi. We are half Irish owned and have an Irish bartender too, sorry you missed them on your visit. Safe travels for the rest of your NZ journey ☘

Reviewed 17 April 2017

Stopped in for a quick pint and were greeted by the lovely Colleen (owner) behind the bar, she was very friendly as was her business partner we chatted for a while then retreated to the small but very nice beer garden where people were eating...More

Thank MartinKerrForbes
SeumusIrishBarPicton, Owner at Seumus' Irish Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you very much for taking the time to write your review, it was lovely to meet you that day (I'm the business partner 😁). Glad you enjoyed the mussels, they are very tasty! Pop back in if you are ever in NZ and passing...More

Reviewed 14 April 2017

Good, standard pub food. Fish and chips were good as was the Guinness...staff friendly, service was good.

Thank lorib91
SeumusIrishBarPicton, Owner at Seumus' Irish Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks Lori for your review ☘

Reviewed 13 April 2017

Superb pub with fabulous music provided by Sam Merrall - brilliant guitarist and the pub's a great place to relax and sup a fine pint.

Thank JanetPat
SeumusIrishBarPicton, Owner at Seumus' Irish Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Isn't he just. A local favourite, very talented! Thanks for your review Janet ☘

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
USD 6 - USD 21
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 01:00
Monday
12:00 - 01:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 01:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 01:00
Thursday
12:00 - 01:00
Friday
12:00 - 01:00
Saturday
12:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25 Wellington Street, Picton 7220, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Marlborough Region  >  Picton
  • Phone Number: +64 3-573 5050
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Description
Cozy atmosphere, booths, garden bar, free WIFI, live music, and Guinness on tap! All in the heart of Picton, NZ.
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