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$$$$, European,
36 Godfrey Road | Rd2, Blenheim 7272, New Zealand
+64 3-572 7989
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  • Excellent86%
  • Very good9%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Contemporary, European, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
36 Godfrey Road | Rd2, Blenheim 7272, New Zealand
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Had the many dinner was so lovely. Each course was delicious and very filling. Service was quick and friendly. A must do for Marlborough! !

Thank SallyW1417
Reviewed 1 week ago

We've been to close to 20 Michelin-starred restaurant and Arbour plays in that same league. Even beats some of them both on food, presentation, wine pairing, and the staff. This was an experience we will always remember with a big smile of happiness and pleasure....More

Thank Daniel E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were very excited to be visiting the Marlborough for my wife’s birthday. We were looking for some special experiences - and Arbour did not disappoint! The setting, the service, the wine and the food were all exceptional. Every course was carefully created and beautifully...More

1  Thank Staunts
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

An interesting 4 course degustation was enjoyed as was the service and humour of Jackson, our table host.

Thank Michael James D
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

One of the best degustation dinners we have had. Friendly service and not too pretentious. The portions were super generous and the meals were of the highest standard. Highly recommend.

1  Thank Ray M
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

Took my staff out for dinner and was so excited as heard many good things. Plus at $99 each I was expecting an amazing experience. Service and decor was good but food lacking in flavour. The dishes looked great though. Only one out of seven...More

2  Thank Lisa J
Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

As expat locals who have recently moved back to NZ we spent some time in our old stomping ground of Blenheim. It’s is finally so good to see a restaurant taking the food scene to the next level in this area which is dominated by...More

Thank ShazTKmo
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.

Thank ponyopololo
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
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...More

Thank itcheetam
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16 June 2016|
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Response from ArbourDining | Property representative |
Hi Don, Thank you so much for your interest. If you scroll to the bottom of the web page you will see a black button 'View Our Menus' which will take you to the links. I the have 'Dinner Menu' and 'Beverage Menu' on this... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$10 - US$25
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
View, Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 36 Godfrey Road | Rd2, Blenheim 7272, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Marlborough Region  >  Blenheim
  • Phone Number: +64 3-572 7989
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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.
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