About

About Us

Situated on Quarantine Rd opposite Mitre 10 Mega and the WOW Museum we are proud to be the 17th Speight’s Ale House across the country and the very first of the new look Ale Houses!

2017 Hospitality award winners of not only BAR OF THE YEAR but BEST ENTERTAINMENT VENUE! The Speight's Ale House Nelson has it all.

Whether its good hearty portions of southern style food or Speight’s exclusive range of award winning tap beer and extensive wine list this is the place to cater for all. With space for over 250 patrons in one of our many areas of the restaurant, bar or sun drenched garden bar there is always a spot for everyone.

The Speight’s Ale House brings strong traditions of legendary southern hospitality and you’ll find the owners Gareth & Laura and their great crew of staff live and breathe by these age old values.

With always plenty of entertainment, live sport and weekly specials keep your eye on our “What’s on” section of our website or our Facebook page to be sure not to miss out!  

Our popular upstairs area allows us to offer a private function area in which we are capable of catering for groups up to 75 people so whether it’s a birthday party, social club gathering, or just a good old get together we can cater to your every need. It does not stop there, we have a courtesy can also and can not only get you home safely, but pick you up also.

Come on down and see what we are all about and start experiencing the Ale House way of southern hospitality! 

“Good on ya mate”

2IC Max McKeage, Gareth, Laura & little Harper Caldwell