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The Yard Bar

$$ - $$$, Pizza,
30 Maxwell Road, Blenheim 7201, New Zealand
+64 3-577 5266
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good41%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (23 reviews)
“steak” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, Pizza, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
30 Maxwell Road, Blenheim 7201, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

great times, good people, the food was 5 star quality, though the portions were a little small for a good working man..

Thank Phil R
Reviewed 6 July 2018

Just a great place , was a Tuesday night when i went , had a few people in , but not busy . food was great , staff were very good . definitely go back

Thank flyingkiwis
Reviewed 16 June 2018 via mobile

On Friday the 15th we had a group of about 20 approx in one of the side rooms, being winter, it was good to have the fireplace, the venue was warm, and not too hot so the ambience for group bater and noise level was...More

Thank Burty77
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

Stopped here when staying locally on business based on previous reviews and have to say the chicken wings and the lamb salad were spot on. Decent beer too and a nice cosy atmosphere. Service was a little slow and heard from locals it can get...More

Thank PaulBraydon
Reviewed 8 June 2018

was a little hard to get into as i had work boots on which they dont allow but because it was early they allowed me in , food was ok but nothing to write home about , the staff were very good and friendly

Thank kyoshikiwi
Reviewed 7 June 2018 via mobile

The jerk fried chicken pizza with jalapeno is used to be the best pizza in the world. We love it so much that I went for it every Tuesday just for this. However, the new recipe of jerk fried chicken pizza is with corn but...More

Thank Azure C
Reviewed 19 March 2018

The pizza here was some of the best I've ever tasted, and I happened on a buy one, get one free evening. The wine and beer selections and service were good as well. it's a casual spot, not a fancy gourmet place, in downtown Blenheim...More

Thank Martin7276
Reviewed 28 February 2018 via mobile

First visit to Blenheim and this restaurant and experience will forever be a special memory. Such stellar service from Georgia, one of the most friendly waitresses we’ve encountered in New Zealand. The burgers were absolutely delicious and the beer was excellent. This place should be...More

Thank ericBa1
Simone_Cartel, Public Relations Manager at The Yard Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 14 March 2018

Happy we could all make such an impact on your Blenheim experience!! Georgia is one of our new staff members so she'll be impressed to know that she had such a huge part in your 5 star review! Hopefully see you guys again.(Absolutely love the...More

Reviewed 24 February 2018

Deliscious food and excellent service. We didnt expect to fine a restaurant with European Wine, but for Kiwis this should be of interest! We had a great Pinot Noir from Marlborough.

Thank BF M
Simone_Cartel, Public Relations Manager at The Yard Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 14 March 2018

Appreciate the 5 stars, thanks team!

Reviewed 20 February 2018 via mobile

Pizza was wonderful and the fish and chips were pretty good too. Great beer menu and decent wines as well. The staff looked after us very well and all up a good meal and drinks. If I was going back to Blenheim I’d be going...More

Thank Cat-Fan-17
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 30 Maxwell Road, Blenheim 7201, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Marlborough Region  >  Blenheim
  • Phone Number: +64 3-577 5266
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