Welcome to the Mornington Tavern

Whether you're looking for casual conversation over a great cup of coffee, a satisfying meal in a relaxed, family-friendly atmosphere or somewhere to watch your favourite sport while having a few cold ones, the Mornington Tavern is the place to find it. Situated in the heart of the Mornington shopping area, just minutes away from the central city area, the tavern is one of the most popular Sports Bars in Dunedin.

Always plenty to keep you entertained, with a pool table, darts boards, gaming machines, full service TAB & the latest video jukebox you can't go wrong. As well as all the big screens to watch your favourite sporting event, we also have regular live bands & other events going on.

Coming up we have:

  • Melbourne Cup | Tuesday 1st November
  • Kiwipong | Friday 4th November
  • UFC 205 | Sunday 13th November
  • Jarred Fell (Comedian) | Friday 18th November | Purchase Tickets Here


Fat Harrys Restaurant and Bar

Fat Harrys Restaurant has been well established at the Mornington Tavern for over 10 years. Offering affordable meals at both lunch and dinner, Fat Harrys can cater for large groups, family groups and functions as well as providing bistro facilities. Daily specials, bar facilities and children's play area are all part of the service offered in the Restaurant with the best view on Top of the Hill.

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Abbots Function Room and Bar

If it's a function you want, then we have the room for you. For only $50 there is a standalone bar that can hold up to 150 people. Ideal for any occasion, it is one of the few suburban functions venues available in Dunedin.

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Lots to Keep you Entertained

With over 18 pokie machines and a brand new full service TAB, you will never be short of entertainment at the Mornington Tavern! Add to that our 6 big screen TVs for all your sporting events, dartboards and a pool table we're certain you will not be lost for something to do. There is also a great play area in the restaurant to keep the kids entertained while you finish your meal. The latest nightlife video jukebox offers the best in music with regular bands featuring. All part of our commitment to great customer service.

Fat Harrys Restaurant

Fat Harrys is an icon in the Dunedin area as far as family restaurants are concerned. It prides itself on providing an excellent value for money meal in very pleasant surroundings.
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Function Room and Bar

If it's a function that you want we have a room for you. With a huge dance floor with loads of room for bands, Abbots function room is ideal for any occasion. Read More, view some of our Sample Function menu selections or Make an Enquiry.


Comedian Jarred Fell

After popular demand we have comedian & magician Jarred Fell returning to Mornington Tavern for another round of laughs & magic. Fresh back from shows in Australia & Thailand Jarred has decided it is time to tour his home country again. With a bunch of awards & televised shows under his belt this is one show not to miss.


Tickets only $15 each if brought before the night, or $20 for door sales. We will also be running a special - for just $40 get a ticket to the show, meal & a jug. Purchase Tickets Here

Upcoming Events

Here at the Mornington tavern we are continually organising special events at the tavern and excursions leaving from the tavern.
Keep up to date with all our scheduled events by viewing our Upcoming Events Page.


Morny Card

Have you got your "Morny Card" yet? Come in and sign up today to win free stuff and get exclusive discounts! Also have a look at our "Morny Card" page for all the details, there are cards for both the restaurant and bar, but choose wisely as you can only have one.


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 Mornington Tavern and 
Fat Harrys Restaurant

36 Mailer Street
Dunedin 9011
Ph (03) 453 6099   
Fax (03) 453 5932

Open daily from 9:30am

Meals Avalable
11.30am-2.00pm Daily

5pm onwards
Childrens Meals Available

Facilities / Features
Happy Hour 5-6pm daily
Pool Table & Dart Boards
18 gaming machines
TAB sports betting facility
Family Restaurant
Function Room
Childrens Play Area
Parking for 120 cars

Forms of Payment