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Moutere Inn

$$ - $$$, ,
1406 Moutere Highway, Upper Moutere, Mapua 7175, New Zealand
+64 3-543 2759
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good36%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (6 reviews)
“fish” (4 reviews)
“pork shoulder” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, Pub, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1406 Moutere Highway, Upper Moutere, Mapua 7175, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We just popped in to try a tasting tray of the excellent boutique beer on offer and had a thoroughly enjoyable afternoon. Friendly staff and locals. Well worth a visit.

Thank gcb100
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Dropped in Labour Day for a drink. Saw the menu and stayed for lunch. A boutique beer each then a glass of wine with our three shared lunch dishes, sheep's cheese and caramelized onion tart, Thai fish cakes and shoe string fries All very tasty....More

Thank Neil C
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

Had a superb visit with friends and our young kids last Friday night, we sat in the back room at the big table, great beer and wine selection and the menu was full of variety, we weren’t expecting much from the food (no offence) but...More

Thank Cossie777
Reviewed 19 August 2017

We were at the Moutere Inn for a gathering and were part of a smaller group of four that had lunch here. It was cool and drizzly outside but warm and cozy inside with the fire going. There is a great selection of beers, but...More

Thank cajeNelson_NZ
Reviewed 11 August 2017

We had lunch at the Moutere Inn on a cold, wet Sunday. The fire was going, the room was warm, and the meals delicious. The menu was more sophisticated than traditional pub grub but catered for all tastes. Two of our party enjoyed the lamb...More

Thank Karen S
Reviewed 30 July 2017

Once a month, the country pub's chef, Jasper, unleashes his skill and flare to produce amazing 5 course fine dining dinners. Day to day food is superb at the pub, but the fine dining evenings are in another class. The most recent one I attended...More

Thank Nicky M
Reviewed 28 June 2017

Had a car run Queens Birthday weekend and ended up at The Moutere Inn for lunch. It was very busy so we were glad that we had booked for our group. It was a very cold day so the fire was very welcome. Love the...More

Thank Sheryle G
Reviewed 5 June 2017

We were part of a group of 25 having lunch for a special birthday. Service was excellent. My meal was very good, which was the roast. My partner was a bit disappointed with the fish and chips as there were two small pieces of fish,...More

1  Thank mal4inara
Reviewed 5 June 2017

We worried that the full car park might mean there was no room at the inn, but happily we found a free table. Amother place might have crammed in more tables- we liked the generous space between tables which gave a relaxed rather than crowded...More

2  Thank Pikonini
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

7 of us visited for dinner, it was the waiters first night (Jayden) he gave friendly service & we went out of our way to make him feel relaxed. He took our orders & the meals didn't take long to arrive. Our entrees arrived at...More

1  Thank 623suzp
MoutereInn, Owner at Moutere Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2017

Hi Sorry your visit wasn't as good as expected. As you said, it was our new staff member's first day so it's possible he didn't get it right this time. I've passed your comments on the meals to the chef. He makes almost everything from...More

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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
USD 7 - USD 21
Bar, Pub, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Parking Available
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1406 Moutere Highway, Upper Moutere, Mapua 7175, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Nelson-Tasman Region  >  Mapua  >  Upper Moutere
  • Phone Number: +64 3-543 2759
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New Zealand's Oldest Pub in it's original building. Serving lovely seasonal meals, craft beer and all wines are sourced within 10km of the Inn.
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