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284 Trafalgar Street, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
+64 3-545 7191
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good13%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“scampi” (22 reviews)
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European, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
284 Trafalgar Street, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Shared a wonderful meal here with friends. Was delighted with a whitebait starter and then enjoyed a fantastic main accompanied by a great selection of drinks. The service was top notch, the food was extremely well presented and tasty. I can see why this place...More

Thank Julian S
Reviewed 6 days ago

Our first impression with Hopgood's & Co did not start out so well, since we were 30 minutes late for our reservation and they gave away our table. They said they would do their best to accommodate us but it might be another 30 minutes...More

1  Thank Greg H
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I read all the reviews for this restaurant so i really wanted to sample it for myself. Well it matched all the generous comments and more. Our thai waitress Nam was fantastic and provided a first class service. The food was stunning, it is expensive...More

1  Thank ahobbs
Reviewed 1 week ago

To me, when I go out, I like to eat things I would not normally bother with at home. So when I visited Hopgoods, I was thrilled to see that this was offered. I also chose the accompanyong wines - although not a cheap night...More

Thank KarleyKat
Reviewed 1 week ago

I dined at Hopgoods recently for my wedding anniversary. We wanted a good restaurant to celebrate a special occasion. We shared salmon croquettes to start and I was pleased when they brought us each side plates to serve it onto. I followed this with lamb...More

Thank TirelessWorker
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had the most amazing meal at Hopgoods last night. As always the food, wine, surroundings & service were all perfect . Between us we had the twice baked cheese soufflé, the Angus beef and the lamb rump. Delicious

Thank jof808
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just returned from dining at Hopgoods. Reservations recommended. Fine dining, with prices to match. Professional service, excellent food. Would recommend if spending two nights in Nelson.

Thank 6RobertR
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

‘Hopgoods’ is a centrally located restaurant in the town of Nelson. The restaurant is obviously a very popular among locals and tourists. We were lucky to get a table in a fully booked restaurant on a Monday evening. The interior decoration is nice and cosy...More

Thank daviddevin
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A truly wonderful dining experience. Each dish is a unique and delightful experience. The restaurant team are very professional and friendly. An exceptional fine dining restaurant.

Thank peter m
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant was highly recommended by our host @Parataune Lodge, so we thought “let’s give it a try”. We entered without any reservation, so we had to wait for 15 minutes. A great time to take a nice G&T as an aperitive. Then we were...More

Thank Ann D
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$14 - US$25
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 284 Trafalgar Street, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Nelson-Tasman Region  >  Nelson
  • Phone Number: +64 3-545 7191
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Good honest local cuisine, served in a casual environment.
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