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“excellent birthday Meal!”
Review of Arbour

Arbour
Ranked #3 of 133 Restaurants in Blenheim
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: USD 11 - USD 26
Cuisines: New Zealand
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Restaurant details
Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations
Description: Modern cuisine, an exciting beverage list and warm, friendly service, in the heart of Marlborough's renowned wine growing region. With a focus on seasonal, local produce, Arbour offers an a la carte menu or a 'Just Feed Me' option where the chefs will send you three, four or 'MANY' courses reflecting the ingredients they are featuring that day. Only two minutes from Marlborough Airport and Renwick, or just an eight minute drive from Blenheim.
Reviewed 30 July 2018

we had a lovely meal here! truly five star cooking, especially the desserts! thank you for looking after me and my daughters.

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Thank ponyopololo
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Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Wonderful food and service in a beautiful setting.We had the feed me menu with matching wines, well recommended.

1  Thank helenm577
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Reviewed 22 June 2018

We picked this restaurant to celebrate my husband's birthday and also to end our 3 weeks trip in South New Zealand.The restaurant is outside the town, the sign is not too outstanding, had to watch for it.There is no sign at the door, but the interior is very simple, quaint and homey. We arrived before 6:00, so we could have the special: pay for 3 courses but have 4 courses. Each dish was very delicious, the ingredients were very fresh and home grown. The plating was good also and so was the service. But overall the dishes were a bit more salty, but New Zelanders loved salty food and we understood it. One of the best meal we had in New Zealand. Totally filled and satisfied. Highly recommended.

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Thank itcheetam
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Reviewed 21 June 2018 via mobile

We have been meaning to visit Arbour since arriving on Marlborough 18 months ago but somehow the opportunity never came around.
So many people have recommended Arbour and as foodies ourselves - had very high expectations and hoped we wouldn’t be disappointed.
We weren’t! In fact it was even better than we expected. We had the 3 course menu without wine match - but selected the spectacular 2011 Dog Point Chardonnay to accompany dinner.
This is a seriously good restaurant with service that is right up there with the very best fine dining restaurants of note, and then there’s the food ..... just spectacular. Perfect portion size, exquisitely presented and clearly made with love.
We can not recommend this experience enough if travelling to Blenheim. It surpassed our expectations in every way! Well done guys.

1  Thank GDS9664
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Reviewed 19 June 2018

We visit NZ every other year ad always try to fit in a meal at Arbour.
The staff are fabulous, the restaurant laid back, light and airy with tables spaced out enough so you’re not sitting on top of the next table.
There is always a good range of food on the menu and the chefs are more than accommodating in putting something together or making changes if there is something you don’t like or have allergies.
The wine list is extensive and showcases some of the best of the region.
It is one of the higher end restaurants in the area but you get what you pay for and we don’t mind paying for a treat.

1  Thank Jfh2805
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