Methven’s Award winning Irish Bar & Restaurant 'The Dubliner' opened its doors in November 2015 and in such a short time is winning accolades from all directions. No#1 in Trip Advisor, finalists in the Hospitality New Zealand Awards for Excellence in the Best Neighbourhood Bar & Eatery, finalists in the Champion Canterbury Awards in the Tourism, Retail, Hospitality and winners of the David Award & the 2018 New Zealand Beef & Lamb Award. What more can we say!!
The Dubliner Irish Bar & Restaurant is owned and operated by Gary & Karen Manning. The building was the old post office and though the redevelopment of the building they retained its original features including the post-master’s lockers and the original bank safe along with some new features including an original NZ post office letter box.
The team work hard to deliver a warm & cosy atmosphere, complemented by great food, music, a great pint of stout and an extensive range of premium beers, wines and spirits. The Dubliner is currently rated 1st of 23 restaurants in Methven on Tripadvisor.