Open 7 days a week
11AM till late, Monday-Friday
9AM till late, Saturday & Sunday

The Backbencher Gastropub
04 472 3065
34 Molesworth Street, Wellington



Want to win VIP front row seats in our cosy back bar for yourself & two mates to watch a Steinlager Series Tests?

Simply check in at The Backbencher Gastropub on Facebook and be in to win a VIP viewing for any one of the Steinlager Series Test Match games.
You and your mates will receive special Steinlager tee-shirts as well as a bar tab with VIP service for the night!


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The Backbencher is an historic gastropub opposite Parliament located in Wellington.

Notorious as the venue of the long running political TV show Backbenches, the menu boasts an enticing mix of fine local wines, craft beers and delicious dishes priced to attract the quirky mix of MPs, policy wonks and discerning voters who dine beneath the curious display of puppets adorning this timeless bar restaurant. Open 7 days.


Interested in joining the Backbencher Party?
Click here to join!