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7 Morrison St., Nelson 7010, New Zealand
+64 3-548 0444
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  • Excellent85%
  • Very good13%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“ravioli” (5 reviews)
“strozzapreti” (2 reviews)
“bread” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
7 Morrison St., Nelson 7010, New Zealand
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Consistently fabulous fresh food, great customer service, always receive a warm welcome. Wine menu seems chosen to compliment the food and is well matched

Thank Sally P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent food and Italian wine Friendly service from an Italian purist at reasonable prices. The owner is very enthusiastic (rightly so) about his food and wine and I guess a bit of a purist.

Thank triesz
Reviewed 10 February 2018

Delightful atmosphere. Welcomed by the owner who was welcoming and then helped us choose wine by giving us taste of 3 wines to choose from. All were good but the one we chose was perfect. The food was excellent. I tasted the gnocchi and will...More

Thank dorothy b
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

we arrived on a saturdayevening without a booking, but after a 10 minute wait they managed to squeaze us in. the menu consists of great authentic italian food and the host took the time to advise us on the wine in detail. the food was...More

1  Thank Hans-Smeets
Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

The strozzapreti was outstanding and the bruschetta with the Nelson grown capri tomatoes delicious. Thank you...highly recommendable. Yum.

Thank AnneHaswell
Reviewed 3 February 2018

This is a nice restaurant with nice atmosphere, and on the night very popular. Staff lovely, had that genuine Italian feeling. Menu was a bit lean, basically bread, pasta and dessert, so this is very much a carb hit. We had 3 different pastas between...More

1  Thank zardosa
Reviewed 23 January 2018 via mobile

The Strozzapreti was absolutely unbelievably good. All washed down with a superb Sicilian red wine. Everything was better than expected and I would recommend it to everyone. Not to be missed in Nelson.

Thank TRS4760
Reviewed 21 January 2018

Wonderful food in a homey warm Italian atmosphere. Five of us had wonderful meals in one of the more quiet restaurants we've been to. Most places you can't hear yourself talk, but this was full of people, but didn't come off as a noisy place....More

Thank TerrieGeorgetown
Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

If God would take his wife out for dinner, they would sit right next to you at one of the beautiful red and white checkered tables and the owner would spoil you and your company with the same beautiful smirk and original Italian wink in...More

1  Thank Ben D
Reviewed 15 January 2018 via mobile

We visited a few months ago and were delighted with our find - super friendly staff and food to die for. So when we found ourselves in Nelson again on an impromptu trip, there was no doubt we’d visit again. And it was absolutely fabulous...More

Thank Heliview
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Morrison St., Nelson 7010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Nelson-Tasman Region  >  Nelson
  • Phone Number: +64 3-548 0444
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