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Anchor Bar & Grill

) #27 of 125 Restaurants in Nelson $$ - $$$ , Seafood, European
62 Vickerman St, Nelson 7001, New Zealand
+64 3-546 6614
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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“seafood” (33 reviews)
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Bar, Seafood, European, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
62 Vickerman St, Nelson 7001, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A large family group of us ate here two nights in a row. That tells you something right there! The service was great,food was excellent and I would have no hesitation in recommending this restaurant.

Thank kiwisteve57
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Super food here but the service was average (had to ask to order our food, asked for more water, had to ask twice, were not offered more drinks although all our glasses/bottles were clearly empty, multiple waitresses serving us, none really seemed happy to be...More

Thank melanie s
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We always love coming here for a meal. We were in a hurry to get to our plane and it was no problem for our lovely soup to be brought to us quickly. We sat outside looking over the yachts. Well worth going to, always...More

Thank kiwitraveller722
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Walked in and warmly welcomed. Had a great seafood chowder packed full of chunky seafood morsels which came which garlic bread. Also had a dessert which was lovely but struggled to finish it as full from the chowder. Free WiFi. Friendly service. Able to charge...More

Thank Tina B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is my Dads favourite restaurant and I have been taking him to lunch here on a Friday to enjoy Bluff oysters. The staff are all friendly and helpful. On a calm winters day we love to sit outside overlooking the marina. The menu is...More

Thank nzp0ppy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Came here for a small birthday dinner about a month ago. Nice location overlooking dock. Portions were large and heavy on chips and salad but that's ok if that's what you're looking for. Good value for money. Staff were welcoming and attentive although a little...More

Thank Gabriella_c164
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in for a quick warm chowder! Unbelievable perfect, loads of fish, warm, great garlic bread in the side and to top it off excellent service from the owner!

Thank foodiesandwine
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

Finally the house sale is through yay let's go out to celebrate! Often pop in here for a tasty reliable meal and this time was even better! The good is always tasty but this time it was just fabulous..started with breads and dips then moved...More

Thank petals356
Reviewed 26 May 2017

This restaurant never fails to deliver great food and service. The servings are generous and extremely well presented - with little twists to give them an authentic taste. I had pumpkin and lemongrass soup as an entrée and the lemongrass added a real spice to...More

Thank Sheryle G
Reviewed 23 May 2017

The service was impeccable, and the food tasted as great as I thought it would. So many nice things to choose from on the menu - that's the tough bit!

Thank Theresa G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 62 Vickerman St, Nelson 7001, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Nelson-Tasman Region  >  Nelson
  • Phone Number: +64 3-546 6614
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