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Doolan Brothers Lynfield

) #1 of 2 Restaurants in Lynfield $$ - $$$ , , Irish
570 Hillsborough Road, Lynfield, New Zealand
+64 9-626 0640
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Overview
  • Excellent26%
  • Very good41%
  • Average21%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“pork belly” (2 reviews)
“pub” (3 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
Bar, Pub, Irish
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
570 Hillsborough Road, Lynfield, New Zealand
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Reviews (23)
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1 - 10 of 23 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A few years ago this place used to be great, not now though. No couples/adults without out kids want go here due to the 'kids eat free all day, every day' sign. You lost a lot of customers. Really puts people off. Makes it seem...More

Thank dandyash
Reviewed 29 January 2017

recently had lunch there, was a quiet day(Sunday) the service was friendly & the style was pleasant Irish olde worldly. I thought the prices were a bit steep, the lamb dish was close to $30 which I thought was not worth that expense, the dish...More

Thank Robyn2003
DoolansLynfield, Public Relations Manager at Doolan Brothers Lynfield, responded to this reviewResponded 14 February 2017

Hey Robyn, Thank you for taking the time to leave us with all this feedback, and for the rating. As you can imagine we are disappointed to hear you were not fully happy with your meal with us. I will be sure to give feed...More

Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

A well set and presented English old school pub in a handy suburb. The friendly staff, Selection of food and beverage along with many TV screens make for a great sports bar. Also , there is Live music on hand few on nights of the...More

Thank Boa A
DoolansLynfield, Public Relations Manager at Doolan Brothers Lynfield, responded to this reviewResponded 14 February 2017

Hey! Thanks for taking the time to leave us feedback and a great rating! Hope to have you back with us again soon! Thanks

Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Good place to hang out with friends in the neighborhood. The ambience is great, a very clean place for evening drinks and to play pool.

Thank VineshAne
DoolansLynfield, Public Relations Manager at Doolan Brothers Lynfield, responded to this reviewResponded 14 February 2017

Hey Thanks for the great rating! Look forward to having you back with us again soon! Thanks!

Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Have been to this Local pub before and aways enjoyed the time spent. But stopped by on a Tuesday to try the quiz with our meal What a delight! The quiz man was well spoken and funny, the questions were random and tough enough to...More

Thank lilybabe101
DoolansLynfield, Public Relations Manager at Doolan Brothers Lynfield, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2016

Hey! Thank you very much for taking the time to leave us such great feedback and rating! We hope to have you back again with us soon! Thanks

Reviewed 16 October 2016

Went Doolan Brothers Lynfield twice in the last 4 weeks. This is a great place to eat. The food was sooo yummy! Friendly Staff. Mean foods :)

Thank MYANDIO
DoolansLynfield, Public Relations Manager at Doolan Brothers Lynfield, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2016

Hey! Thanks for the great feedback. Hopefully have you back with us again soon! Thanks

Reviewed 15 August 2016

I go to Doolan Brothers in Hillsborough for beers everytime I am in Auckland. Have been going for more than 12 years since it was called Cock n Bull. I enjoy the friendly service and the selection of beers. Prices are reasonable to me. I...More

Thank manspins
DoolansLynfield, Public Relations Manager at Doolan Brothers Lynfield, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2016

Hey! Thanks for taking the time to leave us such a great rating! Its great to have a reliable local to return to when you are back in the area! Look forward to having you back with us again soon! Thanks

Reviewed 5 July 2016

We go here because we like the atmosphere and its relatively close to where we live. Always plenty of parking. The food is OK. My husband always has butter chicken if its on the menu, and he enjoys it. I always have their lemon, lime...More

Thank punkingirl2013
DoolansLynfield, Public Relations Manager at Doolan Brothers Lynfield, responded to this reviewResponded 7 July 2016

Hey, Thanks for leaving us another review! Its great that you keep coming back to Lynfield to sample the menu further! However we are quite disappointed to hear that you didn't have a great experience on Saturday night. If you could please email me on...More

Reviewed 9 June 2016

I don't normally write negative reviews but this just has to be done. My partner & I are regulars at Doolan Brothers Lynfield as we live just around the corner and visit at least once a week as it is so handy. It's a place...More

1  Thank Bellzjw
DoolansLynfield, General Manager at Doolan Brothers Lynfield, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2016

Hey, Thanks for taking the time to leave us a review. We are sorry to hear that your experience has not been up to standard. We would like get some more information re your visit as we would like to look into this further. At...More

Reviewed 12 May 2016 via mobile

Doolans brothers have done it again. Callled me back and can not wait to go back. You walk in and straight away a warm welcoming hits you. Meals are greatly priced and worth every penny. Service is just spot on. Love the sense of humour...More

Thank Lia S
DoolansLynfield, General Manager at Doolan Brothers Lynfield, responded to this reviewResponded 27 May 2016

Hey! Thanks so much for the great review! Look forward to seeing you in one of our outlets again soon!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Bar, Pub, Irish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 00:00
Monday
11:30 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 00:00
Thursday
11:30 - 00:00
Friday
11:30 - 02:00
Saturday
11:30 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 570 Hillsborough Road, Lynfield, New Zealand (Formerly Doolan Brothers Bar & Eatery)
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland Region  >  Lynfield
  • Phone Number: +64 9-626 0640
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