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Hopgoods & Co
91/100 (5588 ratings)
Restaurants
Vegetarian Friendly
European
New Zealand
Gluten Free Options
European
New Zealand
Vegan Options
Vegetarian Friendly
Gluten Free Options
Vegan Options
Drinks
Dinner
Duck Confit
Confit
Cheesecakes
Salad
Chocolate mousse
Crab
Croquettes
Duck
Cakes
Oyster
Salmon
Lamb
Fish
Pork
Cheesecake
Parfait
Cod
Prawns
Beef
Polenta
Sit down
New Zealand
European
Gift Cards Available
Seating
Full Bar
Table Service
Digital Payments
Accepts Credit Cards
Wheelchair Accessible
Outdoor Seating
Serves Alcohol
Accepts Mastercard
Accepts Visa
Accepts American Express
Reservations
Wine and Beer
Dinner
Drinks
Fine Dining
"Being a bit of a regular at Hopgoods we were stoked to show off this amazing restaurant to family that had travelled over from the UK. They were..."
Scott Gerry May
"This is a real treat here and get looked after very well by staff.thoroughly enjoyed my meal and highly recommend coming here for any..."
Jo Drummond
"Well team I am pretty fussy being ex hospo manager and partner a chef. Tonight my partner and I came in and had the 5 course tasting menu served by..."
Morag Watson
"Superb, our best meal in NZ so far. Excellent service and food. I would highly recommend..."
Val Chapman
"Carol Cambria B & B recommended your restaurant when we were checking in this afternoon! Marine & staff took great care of us. That goat cheese..."
Jackie Samuels Gibson
"My favourite restaurant in NZ. Fantastic food that never disappoints. Great service. Absolutely love this place. Can’t wait to come..."
Phillippa Myatt
"I first ate here 4 years ago whilst visiting NZ from the U.K.. I had a most memorable starter of beef carpaccio, with crispy eggs, truffle fries,..."
Andrew Witt
"Pure chance we picked this restaurant and pure luck we got a table. Mmmm fantastic food and superb service. A great..."
Kay Batten
"Amazing fresh food, staff, service everything was awesome you must try this place if ever in Nelson. I couldn't decide what to have so I had a couple..."
Laura Te Whetu
"This was our best meal in New Zealand. The food is delicious and the service is great. I wish we had eaten there more..."
Jennifer Stack
"Een top restaurant ! Goede sfeer, perfect eten, écht aan te raden!! Een must voor de toerist uit..."
Thea Remers
"If you're in Nelson at any point of your life, go here. Best food and best service I've ever experienced. Thoroughly impressed by..."
Bayley Owen
"Absolutely beautiful meal last night for our anniversary meal the Beef tartaki starter yum and pork Belly with sour cherry relish and beets I could..."
Donna Olive
"My dining experience can best be described as 'the best of Master Chef' in the High Street' with everything cooked and presented to the highest..."
Paul Potaka
"Excellent food and wine selection. Make sure you ask about the tasting..."
Kev Mak
"Fantastic dinner for a special birthday on Saturday night - you rock Team Hopgoods..."
Sari Hodgson
"I had a very good dinner for my birthday. Food and wine were great and service was good...."
Jérèmy Buchheit
"Dragged my crew to hopgoods for a 30th birthday. Went for the degustation with wine pairing and added cheeses.Food and service..."
Flippynz
"I visited for dinner on Saturday night with two good friends. The service was impeccable. Attentive,  friendly and welcoming without being too..."
Lara Wills
"We came here while on holiday because of some amazing reviews we had been reading. Definitely did not disappoint! We came in on a Saturday evening..."
Gabby Wallace
"I started with the pork belly with roast apricot, onion soubise, bacon, thyme and hazelnut brown butter and I was very happy with my choice. For my..."
Kirstin Lucas
"Great food and service. With a seasonal menu there is always something new and fresh. Can be more on the pricey side but as an occasional treat..."
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"Good flavours, good food, decent wine list. Have had a lovely meal each time I've visited. Will definitely come back when I'm next in..."
Varsha Paul
"Opened back in 2005 in the heart of Nelson, Hopgood’s has had a solid standing when it comes to creating phenomenal food. This award-winning..."
Amy @ My Dining Journey
"My boyfriend and I were recently in Nelson for the weekend for work and came across Hopgoods while trying to find somewhere to have dinner on a..."
Eve Aitken
"Absolutely outstanding meal. Service was warm and friendly , menu was simple but varied, wine list had a great selection of NZ wines from all..."
Jo Y
"A started with a glass of the Saddleback Pinot Noir (a New Zealand wine originating from Central Otago) while I had the Graggy Range Shiraz. As I am..."
Natalie Tierney
"I had gone there because or a recommendation from another person who runs a restaurant, and he happened to be shut on a Monday. I went there and..."
Alin John
"We were in Nelson for our fourth anniversary and wanted to celebrate with a good meal out.We researched restaurants, and based on reviews,..."
Sean P E Fleming
"Entire experience was amazing - helpful and knowledgable staff, great wine, and I changed my mind 5 times before ordering because everything on the..."
Sarah Kerby
"Went there in January of this year - a great meal, very good service, and a very pleasant evening. The decor is casual, but the staff and the..."
Chris T
"Fantastic service, fantastic food, very enjoyable evening. GF extremely well catered for without compromising the taste. Interesting menu, well..."
Acbkiwi
"My husband and I loved this restaurant - food was cooked to perfection and so very tasty, totally worth the money spent. The service was of very high..."
Gissy Fish
"I have had three dinners to Hopgoods and they have all been perfect evenings. I had two work dinners with a large group and one special date. As I am..."
DianeR
"Had heard so much about this place so we tried it for the first time the other night. We had three courses each, food was just beautiful,..."
Teena
"Love it! A regular favourite. Excellent food, friendly staff and great service. And Mussel Inn beer on..."
Galen
"Nelsons Best. Time and time again. We love it. The perfect place to take those who appreciate fine..."
J
"It dosn't have all those awards for nothing! Food - Amazing,Service - Amazing!----- 28 Jan, 2010 -----Beautiful food thats..."
David Wellington
"Hard to fault this eatery. Good food and decor and the service also was very good. I have eaten here 4 times and it has been very good on all..."
Steve
"This is a great place to go for a special occasion. Lovely food, friendly..."
Valerie Fitzsimons
"Five of us went for dinner last night . We didn't have a booking but were welcomed and 3 small tables were quickly pushed together and the service..."
Copper Hay
"The food here is exquisite. My daughter suggested Hopgoods for my family birthday dinner out in February. Today, I am looking for somewhere special..."
Suzanne Ashton
"Excellent..."
Andrew
"We have been meaning to come here for ages and finally got the opportunity this time around in Nelson. It was great, every dish was beautiful and the..."
Toni Gallot (Sakura_kiwi)
"First of all, I would like to thank the staff at Hopgoods for accommodating us for NYE dinner which was made the day before. We were in town w/o..."
Tamami Naito-Badessa
"Impressive! An incredible fine dining experience - such an epic set up - service, atmosphere, food, drink - everything was amazing!! Will be back for..."
Nicola Williams
"Excellent night out with my mother, the food was superb while service was friendly and attentive. The cheese soufflé was very interesting with..."
Luke Mitchell
"This place was on our to do list in Nelson because it kept showing up in lists and awards in magazines. We were not disappointed! We had the 5 course..."
Troy Willmot
"Wow, I’ve been traveling for 6 months and this might be the most sublime, flawless, and “I already wish I could come back” dining experience..."
Daniel Stefanus
"Incredible food, friendly, laid-back atmosphere, did I mention the delicious food? We had the pork cheek, beef fillet, confit duck and tiramasu for..."
Shannon Starr
"The BEST FOOD I've eaten. AMAZING! The service is brilliant. Had the 5 course taster menu on our recent visit and was just delicious!! Can't fault..."
melanie combes
"I try to visit here each time I’m back in Nelson. I visited just prior to Christmas and thoroughly enjoyed the 5 course tasting menu with matching..."
Sonia Gowan
"Top quality food, service and ambience We had a truly delicious plant-based meal there, with vegan wines and top quality service. Hopgoods is..."
Yuan Oeij
"A bunch of us were up from ChCh visiting friends and family and Hopgoods was a destination for us. We absolutely loved it. We were a group of six and..."
Morgan Williams
"Best fine dining in town 👌. Had the delicious Degustation Menu when we were last in, absolutely delicious 😋. If you haven't tried Hopgoods it's..."
Sasha Gill
"Mind-blowingly good (recommend booking). A must-go in Nelson. My ricotta strozzapreti was one of the best meals I've tasted - incredible mushroom..."
Lynne Miura
"Amazing food and great service from Maia last Friday on our 5 course menu. We've chosen the matching wines and it was just..."
marianela lostumbo
"We had one of the best meals in Nelson. From the moment we walked in and the server greeted us, then preceded to give us a gin tasting prior to..."
Jason Wills
"Went for the first time with my mum tonight, we have been meaning to go for a while. They did not disappoint and we are already planning our return...."
Chloe Lightfoot
"Don’t miss this place. Everything is great from starters to deserts... very decent price and great wine list! The British chef featured in a..."
lapin royal
"At short notice my husband and I appreciated being given a table to dine.. The food and service were exemplary. Highly recommended. Thank you. Sandra..."
Sandra Lamb
"I can not fault this place. We went looking for a meal late and found them open on a Friday night after flying in. Great recommendations, excellent..."
Reece Harrison
The Styx
83/100 (3503 ratings)
Restaurants
Bar
Vegetarian Friendly
Contemporary
Vegan Options
Seafood
Bar
New Zealand
European
New Zealand
Seafood
Contemporary
Gluten Free Options
Gluten Free Options
Vegetarian Friendly
Vegan Options
Brunch
After-hours
Dinner
Lunch
Antipasto Platter
Seafood chowder
Fish & Chips
Steamed Mussels
Seafood Platters
Seafood Plate
Swordfish
Salad
Prawns
Fish & Chips
Crème Brûlée
Pizza and Curly Fries
Pasta
Cesar Salad
Ceviche
Mushroom Linguini
Salad
Scallop Carbonara
Cakes
Styx Rice Bowl
Plum Cider
Fish & chips
Styx Flatbread
Scallops
Calamari
Pesto
Risotto
Fish
Mussels
Pork
Calamares
Burger
Pepperoni
Pork Belly
Salmon
Fish of the Day
Cocktails
Sit down
Bar
Seafood
New Zealand
Contemporary
European
Accepts Mastercard
Accepts Visa
Seating
Accepts American Express
Table Service
Wheelchair Accessible
Reservations
Waterfront
Serves Alcohol
Cash Only
Gift Cards Available
Parking Available
Free off-street parking
Highchairs Available
Full Bar
Free Wifi
Accepts Credit Cards
Outdoor Seating
Dinner
Brunch
After-hours
Lunch
Mid-range
"Fantastic friendly service knowledgeable. Food was not only well presented but the flavors to match. Have found our little go to place while we are..."
Mark Keast
"A great way to finish the day in Nelson. Lovely food and pleasant, attentive and efficient service. I had seafood chowder, one of us had pizza and..."
TheGoodKiwi Nz
"Although I love to eat out, it can be very daunting and exhausting for me. I was born with a rare Metabolic Disorder in which I cannot eat protein,..."
Stephanie Lyes
"Great view, friendly staff and one of the best Seafood Chowders I've had in a long time - well seasoned and a good variety of seafood. The portions..."
EpiCurious
"The place is very comfortable and generous. For the amount of staff compared to number of customers, it took a while for someone to come over and..."
Tanya Engineer
"Ordered the pizza and pork belly. The pizza tasted pretty good and the pork belly was decent. However, love the ambiance of the restaurant and the..."
Margareta Dorothea
"Yesterday me and my partner visited The Styx Kitchen as it was recommended by a friend. On first entrance the inside of the resuraunt was completely..."
Mariette Cameron
"Yes they do have local craft brews on tap, but the coffee addiction needed tending to. Love their enormous cheesy scone and flourless orange..."
Heneedsfood
"Good food and chilled vibe.. Had the scallop carbonara .. was beautiful! Didnt feel ill halfway like i normally do, and ended up scoffing the entire..."
Thekittaysmeow
"I went here and had the seafood chowder. One of the best I have ever had! So generous with heaps of seafood. The waitress was thoughtful and funny..."
Astrid
"I've now eaten here many times at different times for brunch, lunch and dinner.The menu always has daily changing specials as well as..."
Mandy Rainbowrific
"I have been here many times, it is my local i guess. the staff are always vibrant, helpful and polite. the food is great, pizzas today were great,..."
Ian Lambie
"I have been several times now, different times of the day, just for coffee and cake in the afternoon and several times for dinner.All visits..."
Mandy
"My mother, wife and I visited The Styx for lunch and I must say, the service and meals were top notch. The ladies had Seafood Chowder and regard it..."
Eric Stewart
"My partner and I have been to several of the two-for-one Pizzas on Tuesday evenings. It was just right - a quick pizza and a glass of wine (or beer)..."
Chris T
"Went there in January with my family that were visiting. We had pizzas, but they were very good and the family still talk about "those yummy..."
Teresa Eddy
"Delightful restaurant by the sea. I am completely impressed that my platter of 3 seafoods (fish, garlic shrimp, calamari) and chips was served so..."
maureen mason
"Really lovely service. The Bloody Mary had a nice mild spice. The seafood chowder is one of the better ones I have had, highly recommend. Calamari..."
Amy Avocado
"The meal was lovely just a little sparse. Seafood Combo was talked up as more than enough for 1 person and would feed 2 persons. When it came to the..."
Tess Curry
"Nipped in for dessert and a coffee, fantastic service and food was excellent. We had the cheesecake. A very popular restaurant so would recommend..."
Gary Roberts
"Staff were so kind & friendly. Food was absolutley delish along with the drinks! Loved having a nice view on such a beaut day too..."
J Martin
"Lovely waitress. Took great care of us. Yummy food and cocktails (only wish they had oysters on the menu). Food came out pretty fast. The steak melt..."
Billie Gurl
"Food was excellent! Very fresh. Highly recommend the pan fried fish and chowder. Also tried the crumbed fish and fish&chips. Were also good. Service..."
Mihwa Lee
"Down from Auckland, visiting family and we went to dinner over Labour weekend. I’d been told the food was good. And it was superb! I ordered the..."
Anne Anderson
"Does this menu ever change? In saying that, my fish of the day was really delicious and cooked perfectly. Had a bit of a wait for drinks, etc, can..."
Janis Iggo
"Excellent food and friendly, helpful service. Great fresh seafood options which we all enjoyed. Chowder exceptional! Had a great spot outside with..."
Shane Buckner
Urban Oyster Bar And Eatery
82/100 (3447 ratings)
Restaurants
Vegetarian Friendly
Bar
Vegan Options
Wine Bar
Gastropub
Gastropub
New Zealand
Asian
Healthy
New Zealand
Wine Bar
Gluten Free Options
Vegetarian Friendly
Vegan Options
Gluten Free Options
Drinks
Dinner
Lunch
Dumplings
Steak
Tacos
Ribs
Beef
Lamb Shoulder
Potato chips
Prawns
Ceviche Style Fish Taco Chilli Lime Salt
Pork 'N' Buns
Pancakes
Vietnamese Beef Tartare
Urban Sliders
Ceviche
Malborough Sauvignon and Neson Brewed Beer
Salad
Venison Tataki
Tempura
Chili
Smoking Scotsman
Kung Pao Chicken
Crab
Bloody Mary Oyster Shot
Sampler Platter
Fresh Oysters
Cakes
Duck
Pinot Grigio
Chicken Liver Parfait
Lamb Shoulder
Oyster
Beef Sandwich
Lamb
Salmon
Dark Beer
Fish
Burger
Duck Tacos
Sashimi
Ceviche Tacos
Pork
Fish Taco
Sit down
New Zealand
Bar
Wine Bar
Asian
Healthy
Gastropub
Street Parking
Seating
Table Service
Wheelchair Accessible
Serves Alcohol
Wine and Beer
Full Bar
Accepts Credit Cards
Outdoor Seating
Accepts Mastercard
Accepts Visa
Dinner
Drinks
Lunch
Mid-range
"Hubby and I had the most amazing meals. Gorgeous tasty sauces and tender meat that almost looked to pretty on the plate to eat. The service was the..."
Coral Stewart
"The best night in Nelson! As a solo traveller this was such a good environment to have a chat, watch the chefs in action along with amazing food and..."
Taylor Duffy
"The food was so delicious I just kept wanting to eat more. Great atmosphere, awesome food and fantastic staff. A place to definitely..."
Mary-Anne Keith
"Food was amazing as well as the service. Highly recommend to people who appreciate food and friendly atmosphere. Definitely will come back for..."
Ieva Rimkute
"Great place with atmosphere and fantastic food. Service comes quick with a smile. Definitely recommend Urban Eatery as a destination if you are in..."
Ingrid van Heusden
"Went here tonight for the first time and it did not disappoint. Had a dozen beautiful oysters, a pulled pork empanada with prawns and delicious..."
Lynne Bear Henderson
"Such an amazing atmosphere, such cool staff and absolutely stunning food! Love that I got experience Nelson’s best restaurant..."
Victoria James
"I have been back multiple times - the food is tapas style so easy to share and more importantly delicious. The staff is always friendly, the oysters..."
Tracy Saunders
"Great ambiance and the staff were simply awesome. They showed how passionate they are about their food and were very attentive Highly recommended..."
Tracey Crookston
"Date night in Nelson. Family recommended urban eatery. The people are so helpful and friendly and the food blew me away! Loved every minute of..."
Nic Leigh
"Great little find in Nelson all the food was fantastic reminds me of Depot in Akl by al brown great service food and drinks thanks for the whole..."
Melanie Joanne Rogers
"Wow this is the place to go in Nelson fantastic fresh food good service great..."
Jacinta Guptill
"The food is fantastic and great beer. Always my first choice in..."
Andrew Bannister
"Stop looking at the reviews! Just go to this place! Right now! Best dining experience ever! The menu is full of surprises! Amazing food! Layers of..."
Lzn0219
"An absolute delight !!!!!! From service to ambience to food - cannot fault a single thing even if I tried. All staff, owner, chefs we're really..."
Live2Eat
"Amazing patient service and great great..."
Jenny Sheng
"Wondering dining experience, yum food and friendly customer service. We are impressive by the venison and chicken liver, the taste are just perfect!..."
Tracy
"By far the best food we have had on our trip to NZ!! Don’t base your decision on overall Zomato reviews, it looks like one person below has given..."
Lozzab777
"Friendly staff, hoppy beer, sun and delicious food. What else would you ask for!! We enjoyed our sliders, lamb cutlet the most. Golden beer is a..."
J Li
"We almost didn't pick this place because of the rating but a local friend firmly recommended it. We are so pleased We did. Best meal out in NZ so..."
Matt
"One of the best meals we've had during our visit to the South Island - and we've paid more than twice as much per head. The service was friendly and..."
Wurst Ever
"There really is a lot to like about Urban. The menu promises bold and exciting flavours and for the most part, it delivered. Sashimi was excellently..."
Paul O
"Very good and creative food and friendly staff. Music was a bit loud but that didn't detract from the atmosphere. Best was the salmon sashimi. Also..."
Nomad 123
"Great food and great service. We got four tapa plates to share between two - probably one too many, but we finished them all anyway they were so..."
Claire Lane
"These guys are great. Great service, great food. Great music too. Couldn't fault the place. Not even the prices. Wanted to come again the next night..."
Jay Knight
"After all the positive write ups we had high expectations and these were exceeded. Great hosting and assisted us with dietary requirements. Starters,..."
Paul
"Eating here was such an excellent experience. The passion of everyone who worked here for creating incredible flavours, combined with truly delicious..."
Clare
"Had a quick pre-movie dinner here with our son and we all enjoyed the food, service, and atmosphere. The food is based on small plates to share and..."
Roger Fraser
"Really good and interesting food. Yum. Good atmosphere on a Thursday night as well. Bla bla bla bla. Only at 101. This 140 rule is so..."
Jared
"Had dinner. Excellent food. Great service. Fabulous chef interaction if seated alongside their cooking. Thoroughly enjoyed the food, ambience and..."
Rjaduram
"Awesome place, great atmosphere, delicious food and very attentive friendly staff. I love the fact that you can sit by the kitchen and chat to the..."
Shelly Long
"Urban was definitely one of the best restaurants we have been during our trip in New Zealand. Everything was amazing and the staff was great. We..."
Marina Caimel
"A Modern Culinary Haven, Urban Oyster Bar & Eatery Urban Oyster is a Nelson gem! Exceptional food, diverse beer selection, and a vibrant night-out..."
Peter Kurdulija
"Wow, amazing food. It's very tasty. Chefs awesome. Friendly service and clean. Recommend pork sliders and beef tacos. Oysters from Marlborough..."
Gary Roberts
"Amazing food - all 4 dishes we had (ceviche tostadas, duck tacos, market fish and the tiramisu) were the best meal we had so far in NZ. Cocktails..."
Joao Nobre
"An absolute gem of a spot. If you’re ever in Nelson, give it a go. We had the most delightful dinner, the service was great, chefs were friendly,..."
Tavisha Fernando
"We were welcomed and provided the best service by Vitalija. She provided excellent recommendations and had full knowledge of all the meals and..."
Sanjeev Sunnie
"Great place for dinner! We ordered the fresh oysters (natural and nahm jim sauce), market fish crudo, Vietnamese beef tartare, bbq dark breast taco..."
J K
"This place was definitely one of the top eateries I've been to. Excellent service and excellent menu choice and I was very impressed with the drinks..."
alice02
"Beautiful oysters and food was amazing! But just the duty manager was not very nice, they mischarged us for one more dozen oysters, the duty manager..."
Sophie Lau
"Absolutely love this spot for a spectacular drink and meal. Food like you’ve never had before. Genuine 5 star quality with fresh local ingredients..."
Spike E-J
"Absolutely loved it. The atmosphere was great. Dimed lights, chilled vibe, music. Service with a smile, efficient and friendly. The food was epic. It..."
maraea falwasser
"Loved this place! The food, the staff and the cocktails were superb! Very well looked after for someone with food allergies as well. Highly..."
Lorien Goedhart
"Came here for my brother's after graduation dinner. Food was superb. I personally wish the portion was a bit bigger but thats because it was so..."
Petrina Janessa
"Had another delicious meal at Urban recently. This place has such a great vibe, music, ambience, service and food. Lots of different sharing platters..."
Sasha Gill
"Food cuisine is more innovative and has a different taste. The taste is very good. But the taste is generally salty. More suitable for pairing with..."
c l s
"Absolutely delicious! Everything we ordered simply great! Service was also super friendly and quick. Definitely a must-see. The portions have been..."
Jussi Hakala
"Fantastic eatery in Nelson. Came here for a late lunch in a Thursday and the lovely staff were more than happy to help with the menu and our large..."
Bennis Dennis
"Went here in orange light one night on our honeymoon, staff are lovely & chatty, and will help with the menu. What they don't tell you is the..."
Marcus Koolaard
"Fantastic food. Interesting with no pretence and topped off with a tasting plate (paddle) of beers. Service was friendly and efficient with staff..."
Rob Kolbe
Anchor Bar & Grill
74/100 (2905 ratings)
Restaurants
Bar
Vegetarian Friendly
Bar
New Zealand
Vegan Options
Seafood
Seafood
European
New Zealand
Gluten Free Options
Gluten Free Options
Vegetarian Friendly
Vegan Options
Brunch
Dinner
After-hours
Lunch
Pork
Chowder
Shrimp
Cheesecake
Fish & Chips
Curry
Fish & chips
Prawns
Pasta
Salad
Surf And Turf
Scallops
Oyster
Arancini
Calamari
Risotto
Mussels
Lamb
Calamares
Pesto
Salmon
Fish
Sit down
Seafood
Bar
New Zealand
Seating
Table Service
Wheelchair Accessible
Reservations
Serves Alcohol
Parking Available
Free off-street parking
Highchairs Available
Full Bar
Accepts Credit Cards
Outdoor Seating
Accepts Mastercard
Accepts Visa
Accepts American Express
Street Parking
After-hours
Brunch
Lunch
Dinner
Mid-range
"Have been here several times and always get fantastic service. The meals are all excellent. Highly recommend! Will definitely be going..."
Adrienne McNicholl
"Great service great food was pretty busy and service was onto every a new cheaper menu and it was to die for I will be back for sure keep it up..."
Campbellrollo
"hi, i had the pleasure of dining with restaurant and team, was very very happy with the night food was outstanding service was also , awesome..."
Chad Andrew
"Just fantastic. This is Nelson's hidden gem for food. It's obviously a favourite of the locals and our taste buds now know why. The steaks are..."
Pam
"Loved the food, loved the atmosphere. Child friendly and great food is a hard combination to find but here at Anchor it's all in one bundle. I had..."
Graeme
"Do you like seafood? We do, and luckily, we have found this restaurant. We visited on Easter Sunday, and it was not busy at all. There are plenty of..."
Attila Kiss
"Braving the storm, I decided to take my parents out for lunch as they were on holiday with us and the rubbish weather reduced our options for..."
Phill Urquhart
"Great meal with a great view highly recommend for a nice night..."
Daniel Paul
"It was my first time there and one I would happily do it again. The atmosphere of the place and the friendlyness of the staff combined with the meal..."
Andy Walker
"If this was out of 10 I would give a solid 10….out of 5 stars, worth every one! Hit every high!! From the warm welcome to the hands that blessed..."
Annette Toupili
"We went there with a large group of club members for lunch. Organisation was well set up, so service went well. Meals were well presented and tasty...."
Donald Lamont
"Always Fabulous !! The Best Seafood Chowder; Creamy Flavourful and lots of Seafood . Salmon Caesar Salad totally delicious. Salt & Pepper Calamari..."
Maria Holden
"Fabulous dinner to cap off our South Island road trip. The surf & turf was beautifully presented, the scallops perfectly fried. Desserts were..."
Margaret Kucinski
"We had the Anchor seafood platter, it was really good. The two of us were so full 🐟 Only thing I would say is that quite alot of the things are..."
Ann K
"The food is good here. The seafood platter was plentiful (easily feed 3) albeit slightly on the overly deep fried side for my liking - I would have..."
Qi Hong Wong
"Wife and I had the seafood platter for lunch. Delicious, nice variety. Beer was nice and cold. Great views. Great service. Awesome..."
Alex Buendia
Boat Shed Cafe
90/100 (2788 ratings)
Restaurants
Vegetarian Friendly
Vegan Options
European
European
New Zealand
Seafood
Seafood
New Zealand
Gluten Free Options
Vegetarian Friendly
Vegan Options
Gluten Free Options
Breakfast
Brunch
Drinks
Dinner
After-hours
Lunch
Beef
Goat Cheese Croquettes
Pork
Fish & Chips
Pan Fried Grouper
Scampi
Grilled Snapper w Cauliflower Salted Buffalo Curd & Crispy Prosciutto
Seafood chowder
Steamed Marlborough Sounds Mussels w White Wine Garlic Butter & Side of Agria Fries
Fish & chips
Fruit
Tiramisu
Market Fish Carpaccio
Salad
Stick Date Pudding
Ceviche
Wild Mushroom Rissotto
Crawfish
Crab
Saffron Roasted Apple and Honey
Lamb Rack
Catfish
Duck
Mochaccino
Fresh Oysters
Halloumi
Oyster
Beef Tartare
Cakes
Risotto
Braised Short Rib
Mussels
Beef Cheek
Salmon
Baked Mussels
Lamb
Grilled Beef Fillet
Bruschette
Cheesecake
Fish
Chowder
Sit down
Seafood
New Zealand
European
Waterfront
Reservations
Seating
Table Service
Wheelchair Accessible
Serves Alcohol
Highchairs Available
Full Bar
Accepts Credit Cards
Outdoor Seating
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Mid-range
"The Boat shed is a great location for a meal. Get there early or make a reservation to sit out on the covered deck. The food is delicious. I..."
J K
"First time there today...oh my word...the food was high class!! Prices reasonable, the location at the waterfront with its stunning views amazing and..."
Stanley GOLIATH
"One of the best places in Nelson. Good food amazing location. Have been here a dozen times, recommend trusting the chef which gets you a bunch of..."
Chris Rodley
"Well worth the journey from. DUNEDIN just to dine ... Ceviche was superb, my husband had tge scampi ... he is still floating with a belly full of..."
Nicki Rein
"First time in Nelson and this was the first restaurant we tried because of the good reviews. The hospitality of the staff was top notch. The lady..."
Joy Fu
"The food was SO PHENOMENAL I’m writing a review less than an hour after leaving! The food was absolutely amazing! Great portions - leaving full but..."
Natalie Walaszczyk
"Excellent food, service and atmosphere. Nice and warm greeting. Drinks arrived very quickly. Food came fast and perfectly cooked. The fresh oysters..."
롭플
"Always enjoy my dining experience here. Service is always on point and engaging and the food is delicious and served in a good time frame. Would..."
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"Beautiful location and great food! Best time to go is lunchtime or dinner at summertime for the sunset. Favourite thing from there is the..."
Cashan Balfour
"Great meal. Good wine, service, and atmosphere. Oysters were good and the fish was so good. The dessert was heavenly. They accommodated my nut..."
Kandace Roe
Speight's Ale House
79/100 (2526 ratings)
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Bar
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Vegetarian Friendly
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Breakfast
Brunch
Drinks
Dinner
Lunch
seafood platter
Chowder
Cheesecake
Fish & chips
hot chocolate
Fish & Chips
Cheese Cake
Beef
Beer and Wine
Lamb Rump
Prawns
Prawn Coctail
Pina Colada Mocktail
Motueka Crumble
Lamb Salad
Nachos
Canterbury Lamb
Cocktails Woo Woo
Cheesecakes
Steak Egg and Chip's
Pasta
Sticky Pudding
Grandma's Home Made Apple Pie
Salad
Pirk Ribs
Scallops
Lamb
Southern Man Burger
Calamari
Pesto
Pinot Noir and Panhead Beer
Calamares
Fish
Teddy Beer
Salmon
Burger
Pork
Brownie
Sit down
Gastropub
Bar
New Zealand
Pub
Free off-street parking
Highchairs Available
Full Bar
Free Wifi
Reservations
Accepts Credit Cards
Family style
Dog Friendly
Seating
Outdoor Seating
Table Service
Television
Accepts Mastercard
Wheelchair Accessible
Accepts Visa
Accepts American Express
Live Music
Serves Alcohol
Wine and Beer
Gift Cards Available
Parking Available
Drinks
Brunch
Breakfast
Dinner
Lunch
Mid-range
"I thoroughly enjoyed my experience at speights ale house. I ordered; crispy Squid & prawn twisters for the entree and Black cherry chicken as my..."
Foodie
"A quick  drop in as by the airport. Some  snapper bites and  chicken sliders and  calamari and a meat lovers pizza were enjoyed by all. Service..."
TheGoodKiwi Nz
"Had a lovely meal at Speights Ale House Nelson this evening. The staff were very friendly and the small this are important as they brought a small..."
Neil Donoghue
"Have been here a few times now, and impressed every time. Good location, staff friendly and good food and selection of tap beer. We will be back!..."
Scotsman
"Amazing seafood chowder & salads.. Great beers, good staff.. Good for rugby etc Gotta check it out good vibes... Worth a visit......"
Nathan Hall
"Came after the WOW exhibit, which is just across the street for a drink. I had the 5 malt old dark and it was great. Looks pretty busy..."
Richard Y
"We only had one night in Nelson as part of our tour of the South Island , we decided on the ale house nelson as it had been recommended by a friend..."
Craig Fabian
"I only have the best reviews for the Speights Ale House. Coming from Christchurch I have been many times to our local restaurant and have always had..."
Jason Morgan
"We went here with guests from England and had a great night.Steaks were particularly good . Hot bread starters delicious and huge portions. ..."
Stephen Davidson
"Wow! I have to commend this place on pretty much everything. We had an experience tonight second to none and we are regular diners around the town...."
Lynn Ferguson
"Attending Nelson Masters- booked a table (last minute) for 8 of us at Speights- seated upstairs on a very busy Friday night. Ordered cocktails (one..."
Maria C
"Had a great lunch at Speights Ale House today. It was very busy but the staff were great, told us there would be a 30 minute wait for food, but we..."
Sharon
"Huge thank you to Gareth, Caitlin and the Team at Speights Ale House Nelson for a great night on Saturday. Our friends and family were all impressed..."
Sally Blain
"I have dined at a few Speight's Ale Houses round the South Island and have normally come away disappointed but tonight I had the chicken and it was..."
Colette
"Five lads on a boys weekend ate and drank around Nelson for four days. Our night here was amazing food, well beyond what we expected from a Speights..."
SMD
"Went Sunday evening with friends for a meal. The atmosphere was great, and the restaurant was quite busy. The meal was lovely and the waitress Naomi..."
Valerie Gribble
"Absolutely delicious!!! Everything about the meal and experience were were awesome!!! Staff (think our waitress was Charlotte) were lovely!!! Food..."
Casey
"We have had lunches (yum lamb shanks) and evening meals at the Speights Ale House and we couldn't fault it. Latest Saturday night compliments to the..."
Karon Smith
"Awful. Undercooked chips, gristle in the chicken burger and unripe, un-melted brie in there too. Really disappointing. How hard is it to make a..."
Tim Stockley
"Completed impressed by the quality of the food, standard of service and the decor is new, relevant and trendy! When we arrived the welcoming from..."
Marie Allan
"We have dined at he Ale House for about our sixth time tonight and this place is so worth recommending. We are a couple who spend a fair amount of..."
Jackie
"July 2012 - Lovely food and attentive efficient service, they checked every course that we were happy with our meals and very friendly and..."
Mandy
"First time, we have been there, the food was fabulous and generous portion. The atmosphere was really nice, cozy and warm. Staff were really great..."
Ana C
"Dined at the Ale House again last night & again it was awesome I had the fish of the day crispy skin White warehou with mash & crab bisque it..."
Aaron
"I haven't lived in Nelson long, but I have eaten almost everywhere and this was by far the best I've tried in a very long time.I normally..."
David Thompson
"I had the pleasure of having a bar lunch here when I was down on business 17th May 2012. Service was excellent and friendly and the food was superb,..."
Will Thomson
"Had a great evening. Hubby's surprise 40th 20+ people meals service was great, Bread was divine, mains were all delivered and presented well and were..."
Anita Thompson
"Top restaurant for service food and decor!!!! This restaurant is rated top of the top for service. My partner and I went for dinner and were treated..."
Luke Raharuhi
"My wife and i had dinner at the Speights Ale House last night, as I had visited a number of times with mates for a Friday beer and really enjoyed the..."
Rob Whittaker
"I took my family to the Speights Ale House this evening for one of our children's birthdays. I had already eaten a couple of times with clients and..."
Julian Kett
"I have eaten and drank (Heaps!!!) at the Speights Ale House Nelson - the food, service and welcome is exceptional. I have entertained clients there,..."
Murray Leaning
"Hi. 4 of us locals visited on 1 March 2012. My partner had gone to the bar to get us drinks but a waitress noticed I didn't have a drink and came and..."
LOIS MORELAND
"I recently dined at the Speights Ale House for my Birthday. We had a table of 30 people and all left very impressed! The food was fantastic and the..."
Laura McCallum
"My partner and I came here for dinner in late January just a wee while after it had opened. We booked for 7pm and it wasn't as busy as i thought it..."
Rose
"Went to the ale house on New Year’s eve with a group of twelve, it was a great experience and we ended up having a great night. We were welcomed by..."
Connors
"I am from Wellington and was visiting my family in Nelson over Xmas. I took my mum, Nana and Step dad to the Speights Ale House on the Thursday the..."
James Crichton
"We dined at the Speights Ale House on the 2nd Jan. I can honestly say the place is magnificent! The bar is upmarket and trendy which was complimented..."
Daniel Hodder
"As the other review on this site sounded suspiciously like a plug for another restaurant i decided to check out the ale house for myself while in..."
Bernadette
"Went for lunch on a Sunday. Food was fantastic and the beer good. Good and friendly service. Atmosphere was friendly and..."
Vernon Gates
"Great food, large portions and big prices for mains. The cod cpuld have been fresher, but the ribs were excellent. Everyone had a great time and the..."
Tyrone Penning
"The food is always good and a reliably high standard. We love the staff, always helpful and attentive. Difficult to create ambience/ atmosphere in..."
Allison Mitchell
"Can’t state highly enough the quality and yumminess of the food at this restaurant. We have dined here for both evening and brunch on a few..."
Denise McGrath
"Went for a late lunch, service and friendliness of all the staff was impeccable, meal arrived swiftly and was delicious 😋, would highly..."
Diane Hills
"We ate there twice in one day. Food was fabulous, prices were reasonable. Service was awesome and atmosphere was..."
cheree Atkins
"First visit here, love the prawn and mussels they were so amazingly good. Had lamb and beef wellington they were delicious too. Beef wellington..."
Kayes Chu
"Service tonight was faultless. There are a few 5 star restaurants around the world that could learn a thing or two from the people on the floor there..."
Matt Rutherford
"Beautiful place to start a rainy day on Kaikōura. The food and beverages were superb, full of flavors and texture. Go without hesitation : hot..."
Yasmin B-Merlo
"Food was great, tasty and generous portions. The service from everyone was next level - genuine warm smiles, so friendly and..."
Clint Wagener
"had a lovely server last night who had an amazing memory and knowledge of daily specials in the kitchen & drinks, food was great and fast service..."
lucy shegedin
"While on a cycling tour of pubs in the area, we thought that we would kick off our day at The Speights Alehouse. Having been raised in Central Otago,..."
Phill Urquhart
"Dined here last night with four others. The place was buzzing, was a great atmosphere. Service was amazing, entrees ands mains came out super fast...."
Sonya Watson
"was a good portion serving. Biggest fault was time to get meal with a larger group we were in, not their..."
Colin Saunders (Stretch0)
"2 visits in one week while visiting Nelson because of the mussels. So delicious, great white garlic chilli sauce. It was yummy! Wish I could take..."
Melanie Owubokiri
"First time very cool ,well recommend as a place to meet friends for a meal . Outside sitting and lots of parking . Hope there are ways for people to..."
Brent Wells
"Great food always, good to come here with a group of people and have a yarn. Steak was nicely done and appetisers (Prawn twists and pizza) were good...."
Peony Yang
"Had a Amazing Lunch today and the best service and food. Restaurant was Super clean and people Awesomely friendly. Just found the steel seats a bit..."
jaco de jongh
Smugglers Pub And Cafe
85/100 (3178 ratings)
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Mochaccino
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Chicken parmigiana
Fish Taco
Tacos
Mushroom Sauce
Garlic bread
Ribs
Beer on Tap
BEEF BRISKET
Beef
Sticky Date Pudding
flat white coffee
Calamari
Ribeye
Burrito
Roast Beef
Smokin' Hot Meat Platter
Chowder
Cheesecakes
Pasta
Ice Cream Sunda
Salad
Billy Bones Pork Ribs
Salmon
Lamb
Pesto
Fish & chips
Fish
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Pork
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Burger
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Lamb Rump
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Free off-street parking
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Full Bar
Accepts Credit Cards
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"From the outside we thought this place would be a very average pub feed, but it outdid our expectations for sure! Lovely fish tacos, great kids..."
Kim Seaward
"Food was excellent with big portions and loads of flavour, all cooked perfectly. Really friendly service and great value for money. Would 100% come..."
Gavin James
"Blown away by this amazing place. Food was impeccable, worth every dollar. I had the Lamb Loin (it's a dinner special), the Hot Pudding of the Day..."
Yu E
"Great restaurant, the mains are quite huge. Tacos are a great size for older kids. Steak was meant to come with coleslaw but came with leafy greens...."
Emma May
"The food was so yummy, and the place has great character. Peter, our waiter, is great! - so friendly with a great sense of humor. "Bob" the fish in..."
Nathan Blaxall
"We are extremely satisfied customers and highly recommend everyone in the area to check out Smugglers! The food and customer service here was..."
TJ R
"Wow! What a stunning place! The interior is creative and there's is always something to look at. The service was a amazing. Duty manager was a bloody..."
antony clark
"Really nice and delicious restaurant. The steak was really good and also the fries. The ambient in the restaurant is like you are sitting in a pub..."
Steffi Brüm
"Great service very inviting and easy to book. Our waiter was on point in taking orders with our big group with lots of jokes. Family friendly place..."
Danii Matthews
"Excellent food,great service,its a little bit dear but great food and good size..."
Ian Wilson
"Amazing place to visit. We had the best waitress, Maia who made the night amazing. Well worth every minute spent there..."
Conor Walsh
"We had great time at this restaurant! The owner was super friendly, he was very accommodating. Kids meal was great value, my steak was good. The food..."
Kumiko Steer
"We went there for a family outing. Welcome was warm and friendly, we were quickly seated and menus arrived. Drinks followed soon after. The range of..."
Donald Lamont
"Overall good food and great staff, but I did think the food is a bit lacking. The ribs and brisket were good but not great. The serving size was..."
Daniel Lee
"Great atmosphere. Smugglers has been operating for ages in Nelson and is now more of an institution. Lots of seating with small and large tables,..."
Simon nicholson
"Had a large group booking. The service was fantastic, prompt, and efficient. They kept everyone's glass full, and the meals came within a good time..."
Rachael Steans
"Came here and ended up going for the cheap lunch option with dessert. Next time I would like to try a normal menu meal as they do look amazing in the..."
Kate Griffiths
"Was impressed with this restaurant themed bar. For dinner we had the brisket and the calamari and both were good quality meals. The establishment was..."
L Lee
Nahm
82/100 (2208 ratings)
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Prawns
Rice Paper Rolls
Tom Yum Chicken
Salad
Salmon Salad
Crab Rangoon
Wings
Crab Ragoon
Green Curry
Chili
In Galangal Coconut Soup
Red Curry
Crab
Summer Rolls with Duck
Lamb
Duck
Crispy Chicken with Cashew Stirfry
Fish
Calamari
Black Bean Dish
Summer Duck Rolls
Pork
Mussels
Coconut Chicken Skewers
Green Curry Chicken
Calamares
Pork Belly Lava
Salmon
Crispy Pork with Chili
Pad Thai Noodles
Red Duck Curry Stir Fry
Pad Thai with Chicken
Char Sui Pork Ribs
Jasmine Rice
Pad Thai
Crispy Chicken Wings
Curry
Sit down
Thai
Table Service
Gift Cards Available
Wheelchair Accessible
Highchairs Available
Full Bar
Accepts Credit Cards
Outdoor Seating
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Accepts Mastercard
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Waterfront
Cash Only
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Mid-range
"Had dinner last night, although they were busy we were very well looked after. The meal was delicious and came out quickly. All the staff were..."
Sonia Delaney
"Absolutely awesome team at Nahm amazing food and always so fast. Have been there 3 times under a booked table and the staff are so nice and the food..."
Zoe Connolly
"I had a great birthday lunch here, a cocktail the Sian delight was delightful, then we shared duck summer rolls which were really nice and then I had..."
Kate Trower
"Came here for lunch today with a group of 7 and we all enjoyed our meal, the service was good and we were very impressed with the service and high..."
Jessica Kate
"Sensational. First time visit for us and we will definitely return. Friendly staff fast service and sensational food in great surroundings with..."
Sharon Thomas
"Such beautiful food and lovely staff! Thankyou to all of the Nahm staff.. Such a wonderful place, never..."
Hayley N Jason Kaisia
"Nahm is the best Thai restaurant in Nelson. Superb food and awesome..."
Rebecca Thomson
"Best thai food I've ever had, stunning setting very well priced. Hubby and I did the sharing option to make sure we tasted everything. A must do if..."
Lynette Hall
"Great service, delicious food, wonderful view and the price was surprisingly affordable. Love Thai food? This is for..."
Diane Clare
"Amazing food, incredibly fast and efficient (even when busy!)... Highly recommend..."
Catherine Barker
"Lovely food, great service ....loved it...would definitely..."
Denice Hope
"Great views, exceptional food and friendly staff..."
Barbara Sellers
"Excellent meal loved the calmari best in town , also other meals..."
Patricia Claire Overton
"It was my First time dining at Nahm tonight and would highly recommend to everybody in Nelson! Was some of the most amazing food and service in ever..."
Kiri Emery
"Simply the best place to eat! A little bit noisy but food outstanding!..."
Debi Bongers
"The best meal Ive had in a long time. Very tasty and good size..."
Robyn Hollyman
"Great food, atmosphere and staff. Love the crispy chicken..."
Mitchell Cooper
"Excellent customer service, also the food was amazing... Thank you so..."
Belinda Downie
"Hands down one of the best meals I have had in Nelson , great service and food is amazing. Pork belly yum..."
Daniel Perrin
"Absolutely fantastic!! Highly recommend, the venue the staff and the food are just..."
Kat Campbell
"Loved this restaurant, devine..."
Jolene Wilson
"Food was awesome � everything tastes delicious... we look forward to coming back! Hands up for Kirsten she was great..."
Elba Escobar
"1st time at Nahm and loved it. The food was devine and the atmosphere was brilliant. Will definitely be going back again and again. Well done..."
Joanne Pledger
"Best Thai going. Mint place! Really cool owners too......"
Claire Smith
"Really amazing service and even better..."
Tash Ibbetson
"Stunning duck red curry- couldn't fault..."
Carl Snelgrove
"Pad Thai and cocktails- Can’t go wrong 👌 always enjoy a good dine in at Nahm. Thank you for your service and quality food. We made a reservation..."
Lakyn Allen
"The food was great...atmosphere was inviting and the service was fast and friendly. We were treated like Royalty and look forward very much to our..."
John Willdo
"This restaurant is amazing! Delicious food (crab Rangoon is a must!), staff are very friendly and attentive, atmosphere is fab both inside and out...."
Tiana MacEwan
"The food wasnt too bad and the staff were friendly. Great atmosphere inside with a full house of people. Ideal location on the 2nd floor right on the..."
James
"Our favourite restaurant 🙌, We're regulars and absolutely love this food, definately Thai with a twist. Different to other Thai Restaurants, they..."
Sasha Gill
"the most beautiful food, great vibe and amazing cocktails to suit the cuisine!! they celebrate birthdays in a really cool way..."
lavinia rice
"You can never go wrong with any of your oders. I highly recommend the crispy chicken, pad thai and pork lava. Great food and very friendly staff...."
Jam
"Such amazing food, service and views. Really nice lunch on the deck in the sun again. Love this..."
grant douglas
"A beautiful place for Thai food. I would say it is the best I ever had. Thumb up for the chef!..."
AJ
"We went for dinner with a large group. There was a wide variety of Thai food on the menu, with clear vegetarian and vegan indicators. They also..."
Andrew Fraser
Nysa Turkish Restaurant
87/100 (1976 ratings)
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Doner Kebab
Lamb
Mixed grill
Falafel Kebab
Hummus and Pita
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Salad
Turkish Coffee and Turkish Delight
Mix Grill
Filo Pastry
Lamb and Chicken Shish Kebab
Baklava and Turkish Delight
Falafel Salad Kebab Platter
Hummus
Chicken & Kofte Shish
Cabinet Sauces
Falafel
Combo Shish Kebab
Vegetarian Mezze Plate
Shesh Kebab
Burger
Pahlava
Kabobs
Café
Mediterranean
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Middle Eastern
Outdoor Seating
Takeout
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Accepts Credit Cards
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Cheap Eats
"So glad I finally got to try this place everyone raves about! Just had your mezze platter & baklava for dessert and I feel like I've died and gone to..."
Clare Monti
"Absolutely brilliant meal. We were only in town for marchfest but we popped in on the friday night and got the chefs special platter for two. Very..."
Thor Major
"Great people and great Turkish food. We order mix grill combo for 2 , it was so nice so delicious and so much , we couldn't finish most of it. And..."
Sener Maden
"Great people and fantastic food. Best baklava ever!!! We plan to try all the food from the menu, and for now cant find anything that is not great!!..."
Uroš Radmanović
"Ok, it's about time I write a review. Since our move to Nelson almost 2 years ago, we've been going to Paasha nearly every week. Paasha simply has..."
Karin Bridges-Heemskerk
"DJ, and Ayse are everything that you would want in a dining experience, and the food is fast, tasty, well priced, and they are happy to accommodate..."
Jimmy Hislop
"Amazing food, very warm and welcoming staff always remembers my name, good prices for the..."
Ryan Dickinson
"Thanku paasha for a fantastic platter for my girls 13th bday �� no photo as it went to quick !!!! Love my paasha family..."
Jayna Wadsworth
"Great atmosphere, amazing food and lovely staff. Thanks for making my birthday night..."
Rebecca Louise
"Awesome food and cool staff.Definitely a recommended..."
Pate Buekilagi
"Fantastic food , great friendly staff . Would..."
Michael Stewart Smith
"The best!! Always delicious and outstanding friendly service. After moving home to Nelson it was great to discover Paasha as this was our favourite..."
Anne-Lise Coll
"The first time here - takeaway chicken and lamb salads -..."
Gayle Borrell
"Best Kebabs in the top of the south � recommended to..."
Troy Chapman
"Yes we loved their surroundings, very friendly people with fabulous real qenuine Turkish cuisine..and Peter loved his Turkish Coffee... something he..."
Julie McDonald
"Omg this is the only place to go - fresh food and very very good for the money you spend and the owners are lovely lovely people � . I most say my..."
Trudy Chapman
"Super friendly and attentive service, my large mixed Kebab was LARGE and super tasty, I spent the rest of the afternoon trying to work but just..."
Paul Kitchen
"Pleasantly surprised, can across this by accident. Service was great, everyone smiling and attentive. Food portions much bigger than expected. There..."
I_like_pickles
"A welcoming and warm experience as soon as I entered the door.Easily the widest selection of dishes I've ever seen at a Turkish restaurant...."
Lubbly Jubbly
"Really tasty, fresh food!! Great value, great service. We come here every time we go to Nelson. I had the falafel kebab - the falafel was nice and..."
Em
"Absolutely delicious food! I will definitely be going there again :) I really recommend this place, best Turkish food I have had yet! Check it out :)..."
Roxannelategan29
"We bought the platter for 4 takeaway and it was a feast! Rice, pasta, couscous, 4 different types of meat, and heaps of sides. And all for..."
Fatcat
"We visited this restaurant for dinner. The owner was really nice and friendly.We ordered mixed kebab - take away. The kebabs were tasty - juicy, soft..."
Arvin Raymond Dsouza
"Best Turkish food in all of Nelson is served here... Great service.. the owner of the place is really good to talk to... I had pasha special... Super..."
Abhilash Rao
"So me and my friend were looking for an indian restaurant, which were closed as it was past 2pm. Guess where did we landed? Yep, at Paasha! I..."
Karishmaness
"The best and freshest Turkish I've ever had. Friendly and fast service too. All at great prices - the small salad for $13 is insane value. Will..."
Kiwi Foodie 123
"Absolutely fantastic! The best Turkish in the top of the south, so authentic and deliciously fresh. Such a great atmosphere for a little place. Best..."
99louisewalker99
"Amazing food, and good service. Friendly owner. Best meal I've had since leaving London! Be sure to try this place if you love Turkish food.! I'll be..."
Ryan Smith (rybotnik)
"Amazing food, good prices and very friendly and accommodating staff. We turned up as a group of 10 unannounced, and they were able to rearrange..."
Craig Beck
"Had dinner here 2 nights in a row. The food was cooked to perfection and really tasty. The servings were of a good size and the staff were..."
Jeanne Hill
"Great food, exactly what I wanted. Got a large mixed salad box with fries to take away. Fries were standard fast food fare, but well cooked and..."
Joran Bleeker
"Ordered the paasha mixed grill. Flavour was fantastic, would give 5 star but the chicken was undercooked.Had to purchase extra rice which was pricey..."
Cynthia Webb
"Best meal we've had in New Zealand in over a week. Lovely family business, serving fresh & delicious food. Take your tastebuds on an adventure away..."
Marg Baird
"Very authentic kebab and salad. Wait staff was super friendly and food was served super quick. Reasonable price with large portion, the sauces are..."
Vincent Wong
"The only real Turkish kebab restaurant and food all over New Zealand owned by a Turkish family. Meat and dish quality are the same as high standard..."
Tugce Selcuk
"This has become my favourite place to eat out in Nelson. The food is always fresh and delicious (the dolma are heavenly!), and the service is always..."
Alice M-B
"Great food, freshly prepared in front of you. I can see why it's so popular - we ate in and there was a constant stream of people eating in and..."
Andy Saxby
"Great place eat pleasant atmosphere and the service and quality of food was awesome highly..."
Darrel Growden
"Good food and great value. I could tell this restaurant is very popular among the locals. We were seated outside because inside was full and ..."
Angelique De Castro
"Really good kebabs at reasonable prices. Felt more healthy than a regular kebab, portions are large and well presented, and they had friendly service..."
John Wilson
"Got the mixed salad. Fantastic sauces. Meat is tender and generous. Not going to leave hungry. Very friendly staff that make you feel welcome. Beer..."
Mike Whipp
"Nice Turkish food, friendly prompt service. Good to have a variety of vegetarian..."
Jill Ford
"The cutest most authentic restaurant - such a lovely atmosphere and such attentive service! The food was phenomenal, truly, the best falafel I have..."
Lieschen Radyn
"Delicious food with generous portion sizes and excellent quality ingredients. Highly recommend the sharing..."
Scott Pollok
"Beautiful food. Great service. Huge portions and excellent experience. Highly..."
Angela Clark
Port-o-call Bar
88/100 (1851 ratings)
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Serves Alcohol
Parking Available
Free off-street parking
Highchairs Available
Full Bar
Delivery
Television
Accepts Mastercard
Accepts Visa
Accepts American Express
Valet Parking
Seating
Wheelchair Accessible
Drinks
After-hours
Dinner
Mid-range
"Lovely place. We did hiking for 2 hours go and come back 4 hours. It was great. We likes it. U cant be tired too much. If u wanna long road than u..."
gosmami
"I did the hike from the Anchorage and it had some great views. It was a relatively flat hike with some stunning views. The best were on the..."
Mark T
"Stunning!! A must see on your New Zealand travels. If we would have been prepared there are some overnight huts in the area & a coastal walk that..."
Paige Hutchinson
"Green bushes, good walkways, most in the shade of trees, bridges over creeks, ways to the beach and lookout points. If you want to walk some parts..."
Savita M
"After an overcast morning in Nelson, we were short on time so couldn't squeeze in a walk in the . Instead the full park cruise allowed us to enjoy..."
Marg Baird
"Gorgeous National Park. Beautiful coastal hike track and other activities to do..."
Qyllian De Haas
"Are you kidding me?!?!?! Gorgeous. Looks like the tropics but far more appealing temperatures. Sorry for a few poor..."
C Math
"Absolutly gorgeous! Take some days off and come to enjoy 4 days hike around the coast! The huts are great, clean and tidy, the scenaries are just..."
alison richard
"One of national park in NZ, it’s very chill and comfortable to walk along the coast line, the track is not difficult at all, most of them are flat,..."
Juanita Huang
"Very nice track, every day there are climbs and declines so it's pretty neat. There are beautiful views all over, also going through low rides road..."
Nitzan Katz
The Indian Cafe Nelson
83/100 (1821 ratings)
Restaurants
Vegetarian Friendly
Gluten Free Options
Indian
Vegan Options
Indian
Vegetarian Friendly
Gluten Free Options
Vegan Options
Drinks
Dinner
Lunch
Beef
Butter Chicken Korma
caesar salad
Samosa
Aloo Matar
Chicken vindaloo
Panner Butter Masala
Chicken tikka
King Fisher Lager
Gulab jamun
Curry
Prawns
garlic naan
Fresh Oysters
Onion Bhaji
Tandoori Platter
Kabobs
Potato Curry
Tikka Masala
Hand Cut Fries
Lamb
Tandoori Selection
Fish
Tandoori Chicken
Rice
Sit down
Indian
Parking Available
Delivery
Free off-street parking
Outdoor Seating
Highchairs Available
Takeout
Accepts Mastercard
Full Bar
Accepts Visa
Accepts Credit Cards
Accepts American Express
Street Parking
Reservations
Seating
Table Service
Wheelchair Accessible
Serves Alcohol
Wine and Beer
Drinks
Dinner
Lunch
Mid-range
"Awesome food, awesome service. The beef bhuna and chicken do piyaza were to die for. Kingfishers just to keep the heat under..."
Irfan Choudhry
"Absolutely loved this beautiful gem in Nelson. Such incredibly yummy authentic Indian food and the atmosphere was great also 😊 Lovely place to..."
Laura Clarke
"Nothing hits the spot like a Lamb Vindaloo from the Indian Cafe! Thanks for always being constant and..."
Ruby O'Sullivan
"The Indian Cafe(town). Booked a table for four for 7pm and got to pick inside or out when we got there, awesome to have the option so we chose..."
Shaz Nicholls
"Unbelievably great traditional Indian food! Fast and professional wait staff. Would dine here every night if I had the..."
Sharon Tappenden
"The food was absolutely delicious � and all the staff were..."
Tessa Colville
"Great food and hospitality. Thanks Denise and..."
Martina Utz
"It’s always delicious food and awesome service. I’m a happy..."
Marcio Molinari
"Best Indian food I've had in NZ. Awesome. Great garlic..."
Cherry Lawson
"Best Indian ever. Was super impressed , friendly staff great family..."
Joanne Urlich
"Value for money with remarkable food. Will definitely go back..."
Terry Saltnes
"I love coming here. Great food. Great service. One of my daughter's faves..."
Wendy Pearce
"Amazing authentic Indian food. And I've eaten a lot of Indian food! The dishes taste just as though they do when you are in India itself. Full of..."
Charissa Gibson
"Quite possibly the best Indian I've ever had. Food was sooo good and service was top notch 😊 Pity we live so far away as this would most..."
Cailiosa Kelly
"We are on holiday from South Africa and had the pleasure of eating at this restaurant. Excellent food and service. We were warned about the wait but..."
Paula Walsh
"because this cafe is so busy I can understand why it can take awhile for service,esp fri or sat night. but if you go at any other time its not such a..."
Being Maggie
"Quite simply the best curry I've had. In Nelson for work for a night and decided on the takeout option. Seekh Kebab is absolutely amazing, vindaloo..."
Chris
"Excellent Food, Value and Service - Possibly some of the best Indian food I've ever had. Highly recommend their Mango Chicken and Butter Chicken...."
Geoff Adams
"We were at The Free House for a drink. They allow you to bring food from outside the establishment and eat it there. They even provide you with..."
Sean P E Fleming
"Can't beat Indian Cafe for Indian food in Nelson. I am a regular diner, both eat in and take out and always enjoy their food. The curries are not too..."
Rachel Galyer
"Found this restaurant using my nose from the amazing fragrances emitted by their kitchen and have not looked back since. The only place in Nelson I..."
Rhiannon Hui
"Denise the Maître d' runs a tight ship. I've eaten here almost monthly for many years and am never disappointed with the quality of the meals and..."
Mandy
"I thoroughly enjoyed my experience here. Had a slight issue when we arrived of being seated close to an open door, and with it being a bit of a cold,..."
Rochelle
"very good im will come..."
Bob
"The most delicious indian food we have had!! We have been to the indian cafe many times, due to it's wonderful reputation it can be very busy...."
Amy
"Although we only had a take-away from the Indian Cafe it was one of the better Indian take-aways we have had. There was a very generous amount of..."
Roger Fraser
"By far the best indian cuisine we have ever had, tried lots of other indian resturants but Indian Cafe we will always return to to get that curry..."
Charlie And Suzy
"The Indian Cafe is located in a lovely old villa. The food is fantastic. The dishes are full of flavor and a good size. The Nan bread is hot and..."
J K
"This was a great place for a family Indian meal. The food was good quality obviously and the absolute best onion baji I have ever tasted. The only..."
Khymne Methven
"Best Indian Restaurant in Nelson by a long shot. Amazing prices, great friendly staff and awesome wine selection. Recommend the Original Banquet for..."
Nathan Capper
"The best Indian EVER!!!!! 18 years ago my parents and I went to Nelson for a night. We walked past a tiny little Indian takeaway place and decided..."
John Savage
"Awesome Indian food! This place really does it well. A nice atmosphere in either the indoor or the outdoor dining experience. Staff were good, local..."
Paul Steele
"We were visiting Nelson and had Indian Cafe delivered to our unit. It was absolutely delicious. Some of the best Indian food I have had in NZ...."
J Robertson
"Delicious food, friendly staff! The Indian Cafe is an excellent place in a great location in Nelson, opposite the former church turned pub! We loved..."
David Garwood
"Fantastic flavours, portion sizes and value. Beautifully cooked food. Good range of vegetarian and vegan options. Highly..."
Barry Wasson
"A friend at home in Wellington recommended. I am in Nelson for the day and decided to try. Lovely food, friendly staff. Will definitely be..."
Andrew Magnusson
"I have the special, chicken biryani, The portion was too large mainly rice with little other ingredients, and the chicken was too..."
Andy Saxby
"Very authentic and delicious food, vast selection of dishes and very friendly..."
Joanne Gillespie
"Great butter chicken! I asked for spicy and it had a kick but not too hot. Can’t complain about the food. The ambiance felt a bit too upscale for..."
nikolas34520
"Great value for great food. :) I got some Naan and loved it. The butter chicken was sublime. The wait staff was fantastic as well, very friendly..."
Paul Stevenson
"Great Indian food at good prices, we went at lunch and made the most of the Lunch specials. All was cheap, delicious and with good portions. As with..."
John Wilson
"What a superb experience!! Went for a takeaway, took 3 menus (enough for 4 adults and 3 young kids). The smell in the car was a torture… made it to..."
sébastien Chiarelli
Honest Lawyer
77/100 (1601 ratings)
Restaurants
British
New Zealand
Bar
Pub
Vegetarian Friendly
Gluten Free Options
Bar
Pub
New Zealand
Vegetarian Friendly
Gluten Free Options
After-hours
Brunch
Dinner
Lunch
Steak Sandwich
Ice Cream
fish n chips
Soup of the Day
Tequila Sunrise
Lamb
Beef
Guinness Draught
Pesto
Cheese Scone
Fish
Pie and Mashed Potatoes
Pork
Sweet Waffles
Pork Belly
Pasta
Hot Steak
Nachos
Cocktails
Salad
Fish and Chips
Seafood chowder
Salmon
Chickpea Sandwich
Fries
Pork with Goose Fat Potatoes
Cake by Cakes on College
Chowder
Sandwiches
Tap Cider
Fish & chips
Fish & Chips
Burger
Nachos
Sit down
New Zealand
Bar
Pub
British
Reservations
Serves Alcohol
Parking Available
Seating
Highchairs Available
Table Service
Full Bar
Accepts Credit Cards
Outdoor Seating
Television
Live Music
Wheelchair Accessible
Lunch
Dinner
After-hours
Brunch
Mid-range
"Lovely establishment away from the town centre of Nelson in a very peaceful, quiet and relaxing setting. They have really nailed the "Ye Olde English..."
Lachlan Burnet
"The location beside the water is superb. The building has lots of character and the staff are friendly and helpful. We ordered pizza, which was very..."
Helen Jenkins
"Had a great catchup with some of our cousin's from the north island had a few drinks and a small meal great atmosphere, staff stuffed our meal order..."
Darrel Growden
"Enjoyed a meal in the restaurant with friendly helpful staff and quality food. Many diners there on a Monday where the restaurant is available for..."
Paul Harvey
"Dropped in for a Beer and an afternoon tea for family. Love the place and friendly staff. Always visit when in Nelson..."
Murray Tinker
"Great to sit outside on a Saturday afternoon, watch the planes overhead and look out over the ocean. Good selection of beers and table service...."
Trevor Simpson
"An amazing place to stay at, would like to have stayed longer, hell I'd love to live there 😂, big well equipped rooms with lots of storage areas,..."
shayne lipsham
"Excellent food great service and the location is to die for, absolutely recommend this restaurant, hopefully we'll stay next..."
William Rutherfurd
"Good rooms of a decent size. Good showers and comfy beds. Clean and nicely presented. Very reasonable prices. The pub downstairs had great food, not..."
Phil
"A lovely old building, but disappointingly few windows you could actually sit and see the view. We went for lunch, not a very exciting menu. I had..."
Maree Rikys
"Didnt stay in a room. Great people, food, garden. Good atmosphere. Dog/child..."
Kaye Chamberlain
"Had a lovely stay before and after walking the Able Tasman Track, room was lovely, bed comfortable, the home cooked biscuits were yummy and the..."
Stephanie Gee
"Great place for dinner, awesome food, fab service, highly recommend. For those with mobility issues, there is not an accessible..."
Erin Inwood
"Great selection of beers/drinks. Very friendly staff! (Especially Brooklyn. Big kudos to her for driving us to the airport!) Food was outstanding..."
Eric McCrystal
"Just had a light meal in the bar.Anna was such a pleasant lady who served us and her coffee making skills are..."
graeme gardner`
"I recently held a function in the Banquet Room. Anna the Functions Manager was exceptional. She gave great advice and handled my event with..."
Toni Erskine
"Hands down the best seafood chowder I’ve had in a long time. Also the beer burger was great. Nice moist patty. Enjoyed the court yard. Just have to..."
Chris Henderson
Mama Cod
85/100 (1598 ratings)
Restaurants
Gluten Free Options
Vegetarian Friendly
New Zealand
New Zealand
Healthy
Seafood
Vegan Options
European
Gluten Free Options
Vegetarian Friendly
Vegan Options
Brunch
Breakfast
Drinks
Dinner
Lunch
Shrimp
Catfish
Beef
Cakes
Chowder
Cheesecake
Lamb
Fish & Chips
Lobster
Fish
Seafood Platters
Fish & chips
Cod
Salad
Prawns
Clams
Oyster
Calamari
Octopus
Mussels
Cheesecakes
Tuna
Ceviche
Calamares
Crawfish
Pork
Salmon
Sit down
New Zealand
Healthy
Outdoor Seating
Accepts Mastercard
Accepts Visa
Reservations
Live Music
Seating
Table Service
Wheelchair Accessible
Serves Alcohol
Wine and Beer
Highchairs Available
Full Bar
Free Wifi
Accepts Credit Cards
Drinks
Dinner
Lunch
Mid-range
"Highly recommend Everything was amazing Highly recommend the seafood platter, so tasty and loved the variety and the great flavors. Everyone loved..."
Ella Causer
"Only got to spend a few days in Nelson yet this place was so amazing we had to go back twice with no regrets. Top notch service friendly and..."
Jessica Rangiwananga
"I was expecting a great meal, good service and not a loud atmosphere. Guess what I got? A perfect night with a very nice meal. The beer and wine were..."
Ken McMillan
"Food and staff were fantastic!!!!!! We had the seafood platter, was the best food we have had in some time, delicious!!! Definately be coming back..."
Melanie Hunter
"We dine here regularly for brunch, lunch and dinner. The staff are friendly the atmosphere classy and comfortable but what we also love & enjoy..."
Shazzy Wetere
"After a two year battle to get my partner (who used to be a burger and chips kinda guy) to accompany me to the cod and lobster we were warmly..."
Connie Fleming
"We had no reservation but were fortunate that early diners were departing. We preferred to sit in the bar area and were thoroughly impressed with..."
Corri Taylor-Bissell
"I went there expecting top notch food. I wasn't disappointed. Service couldn't be faulted. If not in NZ, I would have tipped the waitress. She was..."
Jamie Hall
"My partner and I brunched here yesterday and have nothing but good things to say. He had the Pork and Apple sausage brunch and I had the baked eggs...."
Shaz Nicholls
"Not 100% forgot our entree, lamb was overcooked but still loved every bite was delish cocktails went down a treat ..."
Kim Hall
"A lovely evening. Great menu recommendations and service from our waitress, scrumptious seafood starter, delicious mains and decadent desserts! ..."
Shelley Carppe
"Excellent food, very prompt service and attentive service. Friendly staff took a moment to chat with me. Blue Cod was amazingly delicious. A must..."
Jan Gillette
"We had a very delicious snapper dinner. We sat outside and listened to a fabulous guitar player who played Neil Young, Cat Stevens and James Taylor..."
Lois Eisen
"We recently hosted a suprise 60th dinner at Cod and Lobster for my Mum. From the minute I contacted them about hosting a large group they were..."
Casey Adams
"Nice tasty food. Very small portion. Friendly service, ellegant restaurant. I think a bit overpriced for the quantity, even for a fine dining..."
Ainecraft
"My favourite place in Nelson for a treat! The seafood platter is deceivingly filling. You get so many different things on there which you don't..."
Charmaine
"We both started with the twice cooked hoisin pork belly and it was absolutely beautiful. For my main I had the blackened Ora King salmon and it was..."
Kirstin Lucas
"This place was recommended to us by the moteler and was well worth the short walk to have dinner. Steak was great cooked to perfection as was the..."
Bill T
"The cocktails here are highly recommended & the service is outstanding. We were treated with friendly & unobtrusive service & were served freshly..."
DianaW
"Omg we went here on New Year's Eve and it was amazing. It was that awesome we actually went there 2x while staying in Nelson. Just for the cocktails..."
Prasanna
"Great service. Good pricing for lunch, and when our dessert was late in arriving we were offered coffee which we were not charged for. Would highly..."
Simon nicholson
"Absolutely love this place, I drink and eat here at least once a week. The staff have incredible service and are so amazing at what they do. Nick and..."
Hollie Scott
"A 'must visit' when in Nelson if you are a foodie...superbly cooked meal with an array of taste delights in what we had. Cannot speak highly enough..."
Tony Adams
"One of the best meals that I've ever had. Knowledgeable staff, excellent service. Fantastic..."
Johanna Thompson
"Must come! Great ambience, service and quality food. They’ve got lobster roll lunch sets from 11-4pm! Must try their lobster bisque, platter was..."
Vicki Tan
"This was a very memorable meal. Fine dining at its best. One of the best sea food meals ever. Fantastic ambience and even better service. Highly..."
Max Makheri
"Took my partner here for his birthday and it was great! Really nice service, food and drinks, can highly..."
Malin Wahlgren
"Wow the seafood here is awesome. The truffle fries are to die for. Service and ambience is excellent. Fresh simple tasty food. Highly..."
Ankit Narotam
"What an amazing find! Exquisite flavours, outstanding service, cocktail-making entertainment and a cool, laid-back vibe. Top tip- Make a booking!..."
Monique | Zenders
Burger Culture
83/100 (2294 ratings)
Restaurants
Bar
Bar
American
Vegetarian Friendly
Gluten Free Options
American
Vegan Options
Vegetarian Friendly
Gluten Free Options
Vegan Options
After-hours
Drinks
Breakfast
Dinner
Lunch
Burger
Fish
Pork
Beef
Salad
Wings
Cheeseburger
Donuts
Sit down
Bar
American
Full Bar
Outdoor Seating
Free Wifi
Takeout
Accepts Credit Cards
Street Parking
Family style
Dog Friendly
Seating
Table Service
Wheelchair Accessible
Serves Alcohol
Wine and Beer
Gift Cards Available
Highchairs Available
Drinks
Dinner
Lunch
Mid-range
"A group of us rocked up on New Years Eve and although they were packed and super busy the service was great! Love that you can veganise any burger..."
Eating My Way Around
"Great food and service, loved eating at this place. I especially recommend getting the donuts as they are (in my opinion) the best in town..."
Danielle Hao-Aickin
"I came to this restaurant because I heard and read some good things about the place. When I placed my order, it was taken by a smiling and polite..."
Emmanuel
"Came here for lunch with my friends and it was such a great decision! Everything about this place was perfect. The interior of the place in..."
Tinos.adventure
"Great food, menu had just been redon recently with some really nice..."
Yoshia Rodley
"Delicious burgers, had the Chick Astley and the Henny Kravitz. Chips pretty good. Deep fried pickles with sriracha mayo 10/10. Good tap beer..."
Robert Lipping
"I had looked up on coming here before we came to stay in Nelson and I am so happy that I had come here definitely lived up to what I was thinking it..."
Danii Matthews
"Really yummy burgers ! We had the Lorena fried chicken and the spice up my life. Both were tasty. The vibe is cool at the venue as well. Burgers are..."
AS Reviews
"We visited Burger Culture while we were on holiday in Nelson. We had no idea what to expect. Our server was so friendly and made recommendations when..."
Kelli Morris
"Honestly I'm not a big burger fan and visited Burger Culture just with a company. But wow, how amazing kids&adults-friendly this place is! Yummy..."
Cozy Felt
"Best burgers in the top of the south hands down! Fried chicken is fantastic, milkshakes are awesome and the portions of chips are epic. You will..."
Bronson Dredge
"Awesome dining spaces! Amazing burger and friendly staff. Highly recommend this place to anyone wanting a decent flavour packed burger with excellent..."
Jim White
"Was an awesome meal, I went back the next day! The burgers were huge and they had just the right blend of flavours to be familiar yet exotic. Their..."
Chrystal Shewan
"I had the jackfruit burger which was really saucy with a bit of spice. The burger was full of flavour but a bit mushy for my liking. My boyfriend had..."
Jane Bennett
"We enjoyed the vibe we in this place. Fresh ingredients were used in the burger. Absolute delight. Huge portions. Their in house donuts are a must..."
Lakshmi Dhana
"Yuuummm! Tried the blue cheese burger & the pulled pork burger - both so so good with a delicious char-grilled taste! I've had mates talk this place..."
Marcus Hendriks
"Delicious food, great ambience and lovely staff. The service from the staff was very friendly, fast and efficient. Our food arrived quickly and the..."
John
"I've tried most of the burgers here and they've all been delicious (the Korean fried chicken style is the best imo). The burgers are also super..."
Achini Samarasekara
"Interesting selection of burgers, the black burgers were particularly appealing, though just a little lacking in truffle flavour for my Truffle..."
Celia Chan
"Delicious food , fun interior , great selection on the menu, and the loaded fries are so good. The gravy and cheese. The staff are welcoming and..."
Brianna Hamilton
"Good selection of gourmet burgers and hop federation craft beers. Their black bun burgers were interesting. I particularly liked their truffle fries...."
Dean Ching Yee
Ford's Restaurant & Bar
85/100 (1465 ratings)
Restaurants
Vegetarian Friendly
Contemporary
Soups
Vegan Options
European
New Zealand
Gluten Free Options
Gluten Free Options
Vegetarian Friendly
Vegan Options
Breakfast
Brunch
Drinks
Dinner
After-hours
Lamb
Cheesecake
Pesto
Fish
Swordfish
Pork
Prawns
Pasta
Salad
Crab
Eggs Benedict
Duck
Toasts
Calamari
Risotto
Cheesecakes
Mussels
Creme Brulee
Tuna
Halloumi
Calamares
Salmon
Beef
"This is truly an iconic Nelson eatery that keeps us coming back time and time again. The food is consistently of a very high standard and perhaps..."
Jo Managh
"I had the Angus fillet steak it was absolutely delish my husband had the snapper and said it also was delish. This restaurant is our favourite and..."
Jo Drummond
"Excellent range of exquisite food, cooked to perfection and served in a timely manner. Our table pf 4 enjoyed 3 courses, all had a different option..."
Suzanne Downes
"We had an overnight getaway in Nelson and happened along Fords. Wow! Just wow! The food was so good. Both my husband and I loved what we ordered (I..."
Rebecca Ellen Smith
"Hadn't been before, so no expectations. But it was absolutely amazing. Delicious high standard food, great with my 2 and 5yr olds, and fantastic..."
Emma McMenamin
"Had a meal here last night. Absolutely beautiful meal. And awesome service. Would highly recommend going there. We are looking forward to coming..."
Erin-Jo Funnell
"Fords menu standard and quality is always impeccable - having known the owners and experiencing their kai 25yrs later the consistency is so polished!..."
Reni Wereta-Gargiulo
"OMG What an amazing dinner. The venue is lovely and the staff were fantastic. From the pork belly entree to the lamb duo for main completed by the..."
Alysha Katrina
"Great staff, stunning food, perfect atmosphere, lovely relaxed..."
Pam Frater
"Steak was cooked to perfection, dessert and coffee delicious. Staff excellent. Highly..."
Gavin Yates
"Fords is always great, fabulous food,amazing staff, I am always happy to take guests there, because they are so consistently..."
Kate Bradley
"Fantastic food very friendly staff and very accommodating!! Biggest recommendation for Nelson 🥂👏👏🥂 well done guys..."
Netty Parr
"Lunch here today. My partner had Warm halloumi salad and I had sticky pork belly salad. Very tasty. Also a wine and ginger beer for $55. Staff very..."
Mike Whipp
"May have been the best meal so far in NZ. A beautiful filet of fish (very generous helping) over roasted vegetables and a sweat potato sauce with..."
Jeffrey Gates
"I got a coffee from Ford’s. it’s really good as been recommended to me. Astonishing amazing atmosphere when you have your coffee outside...."
Fahad_ Alge
"Excellent brunch I had French toast with orange maple syrup and bacon. It was delicious and beautifully..."
Hazel Hutchinson
"Visited Ford with friends. Food was amazing, mushroom chips with blue cheese sauce were an amazing new experience. Mussels and squid were delicious..."
David Wood
"Outstanding meal. The lamb blackstrap and it was amazing. My brother had the fish of the day on the risotto and will not stop talking about..."
Zane Meadors
"We ordered the sticky date pudding and the panna cotta desserts. Best desserts ever as well as great customer service. Would highly..."
Anonymous
"fab food. fab service. fab location. cozy atmosphere. perfect place to enjoy the full 3cource and wine match (or cocktails) dining..."
larissa huntley
"Had breakfast here and although it was a little pricey the eggs benedict was amazing and the service was quick and..."
Tashamantium
"We had a lovely meal here and were attended to by very friendly and helpful staff. Sitting outside and people watching in Nelson’s busier area was..."
A No Grainer
"We dine here 3 or 4 times a year and have never been disappointed. We dined there tonight on the occasion of our Silver Wedding Anniversary and we..."
Peter Jones
"Nice eggs Florentine! Always good to get house made Hollandaise. Great spot for a morning drink in the sun. The staff are friendly too. Decent..."
Keates
"When a dinner table plunges in to silence as the main dishes have been placed , you know the chef has done something right! We were lucky enough to..."
Rachel EagleAirwaves
"We originally stopped at Ford’s just to have coffee in the beautiful patio in the plaza but after seeing everybody else’s food decided to have..."
Ori Barnik
"Excellent service, great food. We were greeted with a smile and promptly seated and drink order taken. Breakfast was delivered promptly and exceeded..."
David Lister
"Great food, even better service. The duty manager here is smart and knows how to run her bar and dining room. We walked in early one evening..."
Theresa
The Vic Public House
87/100 (2062 ratings)
Restaurants
Bar
Pub
Vegan Options
Vegetarian Friendly
Gastropub
Bar
New Zealand
Pub
Gastropub
New Zealand
Gluten Free Options
Gluten Free Options
Vegan Options
Vegetarian Friendly
Brunch
Drinks
Dinner
Lunch
Caesar Salad with Chicken
Guinness
Chowder
Pork Belly Salad
Beef burger
Fish & Chips
Chicken & Waffle Burger
Ribs
Sirloin Steak
Beef
Nachos
Fish and Chips
Roast Beef
Sticky Chicken Wings with Onion Rings
Salmon Salad
Falafel
Pork Roast with Yogshire Pudding
Warm Donut
Antipesto
Waffle Fries and Chicken Nibbles
Tragos Cerveza Y Mojito
Pasta
Lamb
Salad
Pesto
Calamari
Fish & chips
Fish
Mussels
Pork
Calamares
Burger
Apple Cider
Chicken Burger
Salmon
Hamburgers
Southern Fried Chicken
pork ribs
Sit down
Bar
Pub
New Zealand
Gastropub
Outdoor Seating
Television
Reservations
Accepts Mastercard
Seating
Accepts Visa
Table Service
Accepts American Express
Wheelchair Accessible
Street Parking
Live Music
Sports bars
Serves Alcohol
Wine and Beer
Gift Cards Available
Highchairs Available
Full Bar
Free Wifi
Accepts Credit Cards
Dog Friendly
Dinner
Drinks
Lunch
Mid-range
"Nice airy pub with good Guinness which is a great start. There's a range of DB beers (labelled Mac's but the real Mac's is back in Nelson) too...."
Steve Warne
"What a great pub/eatery they have established here. It some how has that old school pub feel, with a great restaurant/ eatery to boot. The food is..."
P W
"Without a doubt the best service we had on our trip through Newzeeland. Our bartender/waiter Blake did a fantastic job. Great food. Good beer. We..."
Jannis K
"Besides the amazing drinks and atmosphere, these guys offer excellent customer service. I wanted a beer and the amazing bartender custom made a..."
Jegan Nithianandan
"Very good understanding of gluten free and coeliac. Staff were friendly but unfortunately the food wasn't that great. Had a salad but the broccoli..."
Hugh Hucklesby
"Nice bar food and fantastic service, the place has a nice warm..."
Vernon Gates
"Really enjoyed our dinner. I had the mac n cheese and it was on point! My hubby had the half chicken and he loved it. Nice..."
Megan Arthur
"Truffle Mac and Cheese isn’t much to look at but it tastes delicious. The perfect mix of white sauce, cheese and truffle flavoring in my opinion..."
Kaylee P
"Howard Williams hosted a quiz for us at the Jellyfish as part of our conference. Howard was easy to deal with and he did a fantastic job of..."
David Turnhout
"Was looking gor somewhere for quick dinner and decided to try here. Nice relaxed atmosphere with good menu, what more could we have asked..."
Patrick Burdon
"busy place on tue, quiz night.food was ok generous sizing for the beef nacho dish. music a lil loud for us but others obviously dont..."
Tania Mac
"Such a great spot. Great music being played in the back round. Friendly staff and let's talk about the food......FLIPPIN GREAT keep it up..."
Jeremy Gush
"Very yummy dinner, the place has a great atmosphere, and the service was..."
Rocque White
"So I didn't know what to expect diving into a buttermilk chicken donut with lashes of bacon, but boy was I suitably impressed. A very sweet and..."
James Russell
"Friendly staff, reasonably priced drinks and nice environment. I would recommend the roast dinner if you’re there on a Sunday. Avoid the pizzas,..."
Lawrence Chandler
"Evening Post theatre treat , pizza to tempt taste buds and waft down with a 'mean,' mead🍷 wine . Wait staff enthusiastically engaging..."
Kevin Fourie
Babagatto
94/100 (2458 ratings)
Restaurants
Vegetarian Friendly
European
Mediterranean
Gluten Free Options
Italian
Italian
Vegan Options
Mediterranean
European
Vegetarian Friendly
Gluten Free Options
Vegan Options
Drinks
Dinner
Lunch
Carbonara
Tagliatelle
Bruschette
Pesto
Pasta
Pork
Salad
Strozzapreti
Risotto
Tiramisu
Bolognese
Lasagne
Sit down
Mediterranean
European
Italian
Serves Alcohol
Accepts Credit Cards
Wine and Beer
Family style
Gift Cards Available
Outdoor Seating
Street Parking
Highchairs Available
Digital Payments
Reservations
Seating
Table Service
Wheelchair Accessible
Free Wifi
Drinks
Dinner
Mid-range
"Went here last night for our anniversary dinner and it was amazing as usual! The food was delicious with good portion sizes, the wine was incredible..."
Jayden Bracey
"I don't often post reviews but Babagatto deserves a superb review. I love how welcoming the owners and staff are, it is just like being greeted by..."
Lee-Anne Weenink
"A must do in Nelson. No other words necessary as the food takes your breath..."
Tim Stephens
"Brilliant place to eat definitely top star status for service and quality of..."
Brenda King
"Fantastic, what a find! Eduardo managed to find us a table even though we hadn't booked and I'm SO pleased he did. Fabulous evening due to the..."
Lesley Langelaan
"Magic! Just went for quick meal before the movies. Quick, friendly and amazing food. We love..."
Tim Ward
"Had such a wonderful evening, awesome people and food, that we went straight home and bought another grab one..."
Tracey-Ruby Redsmoke-Ball
"Definitely the service is one of the most welcoming, fun and unforgettable I have ever had! Enjoyed the place, loved the host and food was delucious...."
Jelena Lillo
"Great Italian food ( I am Italian by the way!!) And the owner is very entertaining and happy to share stories about food, Italian culture..."
Raffaele Bandoli
"A great experience. I recommend the chocolate Tortino. It was good to sit in warm, peaceful, friendly surroundings where my wife and I could talk..."
Stephen Coote
"From the moment you will come through the door of this fine establishment the owner will spoil you and your company with a beautiful smirk and..."
Ben Dunker
"Fantastic service and outstanding food. Ok, the wine was awesome also he..."
Tony Scriven
"Great meal.great experience. Fantastic staff.. all round fabulous...."
Bronwen Johns
"After traveling few months we finally felt like at home, being italian that's a saying...!!! Awesome staff in the kitchen and behind the bar, highly..."
Grillo Federico
"Our favorite place to eat in Nelson. Authentic, fresh, tasty and inexpensive italian food that is served with heaps of friendly..."
Clare Jones
"Great pasta and service, good selection of wine. We really enjoyed..."
Hannah Zhang
"What an incredible place, top quality food and friendly staff provided a happy and upbeat atmosphere. The owner Raf had a great sense of humour which..."
jasmine phillips
"You were right mate I do trust you. Excellent food Lamb spaghetti really flavorful and fluffy. But the Pork belly especially was really flavorful and..."
T HERANGI-KINGI
"They accommodated a group of us twice at short notice. The food was fantastic. The owner was a hoot, joking with us, suggesting what we should eat..."
Bart Signal
"We couldn't decide what to have and stumbled onto Babagatto, the service was sensational AND the food was tremendous. The whole place was happy and..."
Megan Kelly
"Wonderful food - bolognese was terrific as was ravioli. The desserts we had - tiramisu and lava cake were delicious too. Service was quick and super..."
Lexie Weil
"Authentic Italian- outstanding meal & service. Great beverage selection. A genuine family business - and the food, service, and atmosphere absolutely..."
Marian Hirst
"Amazing food with heaps of flavour. Loved all the dishes we had and enjoyed the comedy of Raffaello the man in charge. He was good value and made..."
FISH FISHMONGER
"Please come and open up your restaurant in Perth, Western Australia. Had to dine in twice the spaghetti was that bloody delicious, the service was..."
Courtney Price
"Great food and service and that free lil bread was gob smacking 😋. Think I found a small hair in my pasta though. I did bring it up w them...."
Peony Yang
East St.
83/100 (1377 ratings)
Restaurants
Beer restaurants
Cafe
Vegetarian Friendly
Gluten Free Options
International
Healthy
International
Vegan Options
Cafe
Healthy
Mexican
Mexican
Vegetarian Friendly
Gluten Free Options
Vegan Options
Drinks
After-hours
Dinner
Lunch
Nachos
Falafel
Cheesecakes
Lasagne
Pasta
Halloumi
Salad
Risotto
Pesto
Cheesecake
Burger
Polenta
Sit down
Healthy
Café
International
Mexican
Beer restaurants
Free Wifi
Accepts Credit Cards
Serves Alcohol
Outdoor Seating
Wine and Beer
Takeout
Highchairs Available
Accepts Mastercard
Accepts Visa
Live Music
Reservations
Seating
Table Service
Wheelchair Accessible
Full Bar
Lunch
After-hours
Drinks
Dinner
Mid-range
"I adored this place. Super animal friendly, my dog was allowed inside while I had a delicious veggie meal and a cocktail. The atmosphere is the most..."
Misha Gildenberger
"What a great experience! This was our second time visiting the restaurant! We had the burger, garbanzo fingers, and Buddha bowl plus desserts,..."
Judit Angeli
"My partner and I were out for our final night visiting Nelson. Found ourselves enjoying the best meal yet! We had the ‘crumbed hot pot’ and..."
Hayden Strand
"When you walk in it’s an instant wow, the decor is amazing! I’ve been here twice now and both times the food has been on point with some of the..."
Konni Starr
"Excellent spot for GF and vegan food. Not a vegan myself but definitely still enjoyed the meal. Super quiet when we went but still had a good..."
Hugh Hucklesby
"Vegan and amazing. Delicious food and super helpful staff. We ended up having all our meals in Nelson with them!! Vicky and Tejas run this place and..."
Mukund Joshi
"One of the best plant based restaurants I've ever been too. All the dished pictured were outstanding. I'm a carnivore and didn't miss the meat. If..."
Ben Fernmoor
"Such a pleasure dinning at this hidden gem in Nelson! Absolutely delicious vegans meals. Great staff and atmosphere too. Will definitely be coming..."
Amy G
"Love this place! Finally, a real Vegan/Plant Based restaurant and I do friends like the food here too. Delicious variety of starters, mains and..."
Zsuzsanna Fáy
"My sister and I were visiting Nelson and decided we would like vegetarian for dinner so we popped into East St and we were warmly welcomed and taken..."
Gavin & Evelyn McLean
"Great, casual vegan cafe with a nice vibe and very welcoming staff. I spent the week trying out the menu and my highlight was the tumeric crepe,..."
BoB Ippitybobbob
"Really delicious food here! I had the chickpea fries and the chicken burger. Had to stop myself from trying the Creme Brûlée. Will be coming back..."
Jeremy Iles
"Really good vegetarian food, great attitude and atmosphere. You can really feel how the staff tries to brighten your day here the food is as happy as..."
Koby Ofek
"This was the best vegan meal of our entire trip to New Zealand. After our first night at East St. we quickly made a reservation to eat here again..."
Eitan Yellin
"I am not a vegan or vegetarian, but I thought this cafe/restaurant was amazing. Patty stack and chocolate cookie were delicious and of top quality...."
fran1942
"OMG the food here is AMAZING! We’ve been once before and we couldn’t wait to come back. When we came to Nelson last week on a public holiday they..."
Katie Salter
"Best vegetarian food in New Zealand! We got a fresh Sammie the Swan, a winter Hashcake, a beetroot soup and a red velvet coffee. It was well flavored..."
Richard Trierweiler
River Kitchen
86/100 (2285 ratings)
Restaurants
New Zealand
Vegetarian Friendly
New Zealand
Cafe
Gluten Free Options
Vegan Options
Cafe
Vegetarian Friendly
Gluten Free Options
Vegan Options
Brunch
Breakfast
Lunch
Beef
Food and Coffee
Fish
Lemon Slice
Pork
Buttermilk Chicken Tenders
Cappuccino
Humungous Meringue
Veggie Breakfast
Salad
Hot Chips with Skin
fish cakes
Salmon
Big breakfast
Chai Latte
Seafood chowder
Chicken Waffles
Eggs Benedict with salmon
Chowder
Bacon on Toast
Buttermilk Chicken Burger
Sparkling Elderflower
Flat White Large
Eggs Benedict
Burger
Carrot Cake
Toasts
Fish & Chips
Salmon Salad
Cakes
Café
New Zealand
Café
Wheelchair Accessible
Free Wifi
Accepts Credit Cards
Outdoor Seating
Takeout
Serves Alcohol
Parking Available
Reservations
Seating
Table Service
Highchairs Available
Lunch
Brunch
Breakfast
Mid-range
"Noticed this cafe as we were walking along the river. We decided to try their coffee & muffins. Coffee was delivered quickly considering how busy..."
Diana Waines
"Popped in for brunch the first day of our holiday, great service very quick and friendly. Meals were generous in portion and packed full of flavour...."
Kate Shuker
"What a wonderful cafe, delicious food, lovely service, toddler friendly, lovely..."
Rebecca Penman
"Friendly and helpful staff. Pleasant environment. My bacon and eggs were OK, just not amazing. I asked for the wholemeal bread with them and it was..."
Clara Wallace
"River Kitchen is temporarily within building renovation paper so it looks a little different/disguised. Located adjacent to a handy public car park..."
Margaret Young
"I love this place, always busy with friendly staff. Excellent food and value for money. My daughter couldn’t eat the full eggs Benedict and doing a..."
Avril Peterson
"Dropped in for a coffee with a mate, as always River Kitchen, dispite the lunch time bustle, provided a relaxed atmosphere where converstation is..."
Betty Sammes
"best coffee ever! best brunch..."
wang yan
"Found a lovely place for breakfast this Mōrena. Place is humming, lot's obviously love the kai and kāwhe here too. I must say I really enjoyed my..."
Pete Armstrong
"Food was great. We had the seafood chowder & open chicken sandwich. Both very tasty and well seasoned by New Zealand standards! (I find there's a..."
David Wild
The Barbecue Kart
94/100 (1296 ratings)
Restaurants
Fast food
Barbecue
Fast Food
Barbecue
Fast food
Fast food
Barbecue
"I had an AMAZING time here!!! HIGHLY recommend. I went for my brother’s birthday party and afterwards decided I will DEFINITELY be hosting my..."
Zoe
"Brody and Kevin are awesome! They were extremely helpful and took extra care of my group! The other employees are amazing are really and made sure we..."
Jackson Johnson
"Clean and fun place to take my nieces and nephews! Notable mention to Scott, who seemed passionate about his job and was very kind and good with the..."
Rebekah Youngblood
"Can get very busy but we always have a great time. Sometimes you may wait to check in but considering how many activity options/fun stuff they offer..."
Ashley Therrell
"This place is great they have so much to do go-karts adult/young kids and younger kids go-karts for less experienced kids. Rockwall for climbing,..."
eric lancto
"We went there for my grandson's birthday. Our group ranged from 4 years old to 58 years old. Everyone had fun including the adults. Great place, I..."
Samantha Osborne
"My family and I are from Georgia and came up to NC visiting the Lake Norman area this weekend and ran into this placed unplanned. Upon arrival my..."
brannon duncan
"SO much fun and SO much to do! Go karts for kids and adults, laser tag, axe throwing, mini golf, arcade, party rooms, concessions, bumper cars,..."
Jasmine White
"Great place for a birthday celebration or just to have some fun. We took our 13 year old son and his friends there for his birthday. The indoor track..."
Eric Ransone
"Had a great time here on a Saturday afternoon. The place is enormous so there was no waiting on any attraction because everyone is so spread out. ..."
Kyle Slead