Pomeroy's Old Brewery Inn is a comfortable and traditional English style pub that offers patrons an unsurpassed range of hand- picked beers, with a focus on offering the best of New Zealand's boutique and craft breweries complemented by some of our imported favourites.

We even have our own craft beer on tap, and offer many seasonal and limited run varieties, meaning that each trip to Poms offers something new for the senses!

Pomeroys is family owned and operated, and we pride ourselves on being a real community-based pub. There's always someone to chat to, and always something going on with our jazz, folk, blues, and acoustic music nights, not to mention our quiz nights and regular events.

Victoria’s influence in the kitchen and flair for great tasting food ensures happy diners, while Steve’s eye for a good time and great tasting beer sees everyone enjoying themselves. ‘Pom’s’, as it is affectionately known by the locals, is a cut above the rest. Whether you are enjoying one of the locally brewed beers, wining and dining or staying next door in out boutique guest house, from the moment you step through the door at Pom’s patrons are made to feel part of the Pomeroy’s family.



Take a look back into our past and see why Pomeroy's really is something quite special.

Originally the official Wards Brewery, brewing traditions established in the mid-nineteenth century are continued into the twenty-first by presenting patrons with over 31 taps of prize-winning beers and wines of local and international renown. 

A site rich in history is maintained within the walls of Pomeroy’s. The horse bays where grain was delivered and stored still remain, the office‚ where once records were kept, is now a library lined with books and references to early Christchurch, and eclectic items of history cover the walls to provide interesting viewing while you enjoy one of the cleansing ales.  

Family owned and operated, Steve and Victoria Pomeroy succeed in creating a warm and inviting environment.

Even as you step in the door you can already tell that there is a story to be told, Recently declared a No.1 heritage site, inner city history is alive and well and living at Pomeroy’s.

Housed in the historic Wards Brewery and always warm and inviting with pint glass in hand, your host Steve Pomeroy invites you to come and enjoy the unique Pom's experience and take the time to relax, unwind, meet friends whilst sampling a range of the best beers you'll find at one location.