Open 7 days a week
11 AM till late, Monday – Sunday

The Backbencher Gastropub
04 472 3065
34 Molesworth Street, Wellington



Go Gold Fundraiser Quiz

We’d love you to “Go Gold” and test your knowledge with the best of questions from the Backbencher …we do have all the correct answers, you know! Come on down and get a team together and “know for victory” show us how good you are. […]

Onslow 1st 11 Charity Football Quiz Night

Onslow 1st 11 Football have earned their place in the National tournament! We are proud to support their journey with the Backbencher Charity Quiz Night! Come along and support our girls! Backbencher Charity Quiz Night Saturday 25 August ($5 per player-all funds to the girls) […]

Eat, Drink & Be Welly | WOAP 10-26 Aug 2018

It’s that time of year again! Wellington on a Plate is back, and it’s turning 10! We are counting down the days until Wellington On a Plate! Join us as we celebrate 10 years of this fantastic festival, and get ready to party with our […]

Wine & dine! Martinborough Vineyard: Wine and food pairing extravaganza

Calling all wine and food lovers alike! Join us from 6.30PM on the 19th of July as we go on a journey of flavour, trying some of Martinborough Vineyard’s newer vintages paired with some of our chef’s newest creations. We will also be travelling back […]

Did someone say ice hockey!?!?

Did someone say ice hockey!?!? This weekend Team USA and Team Canada are facing off at Westpac Stadium in what is sure to be a high intensity action packed game! Join us before or after the game and warm up with our special deals especially […]