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$$ - $$$
Bar, Pub, New Zealand, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
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36 Scott Street, Blenheim 7201, New Zealand
+64 3-579 4800
07:30 - 03:00
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Picton, New Zealand
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 7 November 2016

Excellent lunch. Meals served here Good coffee and friendly staff. The meals are very reasonably priced for lunches.

Thank Yvonne1946_13
Braunschweig, Germany
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161 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

I had a Rib Eye Steak. The Food was great for a fair price. Big plate aswell. Staff performance was alright.

Thank Lionheart92
1 review
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

I order a basil scroll type thing with my coffee and a female waitstaff was extremely rude both when placing my order and when she delivered it, simply dropping it at my table without a word. Unsure of the name but she was short with darkish hair

Thank Aidan B
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Huge serving at an affordable price. Location is just in town and staff are always friendly to you. I like that their bar meals are available at all times.

Thank Verma Joy A
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 October 2016

Hubby and I went to Fairweathers for dinner tonight, a Sunday, booked a table at the restaurant, as opposed to the bar meals or casual dining cabinet food. (There is a choice of different dining styles at Fairweathers.) We skipped starters and kicked off with main course. We both had the fillet steak, cooked medium, and we were both very... More 

Thank Kathrine T
1 review
Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

Food wasn't good at all and on top an employee got fired at the table right next to us and was sobbing her eyes out... is that the way to treat people? I don't think so... have heard anything of common sense??? Never again!

Thank Sa_UK11
Nelson-Tasman Region, New Zealand
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 September 2016

love the food, service and atmosphere, family friendly with different seating (restaurant, Bar inside and outside). plus we got to watch the rugby.

Thank kstew0123
Richmond, New Zealand
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78 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 September 2016

Centrally located on lower Scott St. Spacious inside, and outdoors under perspex roof. Excellent food choice, good range of beers and other drinks.

Thank Ross C
2 reviews
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

We asked a few questions about the food when ordering and I got the feeling she felt like we were being a nuisance. Yes it is lunchtime and they don't look too busy.

Thank Malinda P
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

We had dinner at Fairweathers last night, I had the fillet steak cooked medium rare. It was a fantastic meal. Two others at our table had the pork belly and the way it was presented on the plate looked outstanding. The service, our table the staff were great. We'll definitely be back, cheers.

Thank Tracey B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Pub, New Zealand, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
07:30 - 03:00
07:30 - 03:00
07:30 - 03:00
07:30 - 03:00
07:30 - 03:00
07:30 - 03:00
07:30 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 36 Scott Street, Blenheim 7201, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Marlborough Region  >  Blenheim
  • Phone Number: +64 3-579 4800
Good mix of pub and cafe dining - great atmosphere

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?