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The Sands Brewery Bar and Kitchen

The Sands Brewery Bar & Kitchen is a Monteiths themed brewery bar specifically designed for good times, great beer and awesome hospitality! Located directly opposite Nelson’s famous Tahuna beach on Rocks road in the Sands Apartments building with the sunniest court yard in town and plenty of parking. 

Food is available all day. Start the day with a fabulous breakfast from 8am, stick with us and roll our main menu til 3pm followed by our dinner menu items designed to satisfy everyone’s appetite at 5pm.

Just wanting coffee by the beach? Serving Halo Coffee and muffin or scone deal for just $7! have in or takeaway.

What can we offer you to drink? Traditional Monteith’s Beers on tap such as Original, Golden, Radler, Pilsner, Black, Mid strength & of course the very popular Apple Cider. Unique to the Montetihs Brewery Bars is the Monteiths Brewer Series craft range. Ever popular Heineken & Heineken Light are also on Tap along with assorted bottled brewer series beers & ciders. Local Wines from around the Nelson/Tasman region.

We are open 7 days (with no surcharge on public holidays). Bookings are welcome but not essential. To make a reservation Click here.  Our friendly staff will only be too pleased to make your day/evening experience a great & memorable one. 

Book your next mid winter christmas function with us now!! set menu to suit 

 So come on down to The Sands your local right on the beach!


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