attract people in to enjoy this fine venue. If you’ve got children, for example, Monday is ‘kids dine free’ night, and if you are clever, there is a quiz night on Tuesday that will allow you to show off your brain power to your mates. Check out Brent’s website at www.gablesspeightsalehouse.co.nz for a full list of happenings – and the extensive menu of food and ales.
But before you settle in to have your steak and Speights, build up an appetite by crossing Jervois Road and going for a twenty minute stroll around some of the streets that run down to the Waitemata harbour. For anyone who loves the New Zealand timber tradition, you’ll see some of New Zealand’s most beautiful old homes. You need to win Lotto to be able to afford to buy one, but looking is free!