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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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European, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
284 Trafalgar Street, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to Hopgoods to celebrate our 44th wedding anniversary. We had heard so many good things about Hopgoods from friends and family that we figured it would be the ideal place for us. The food, and attentive service was great. Food was cooked well,...More

Thank blackdog47
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Such delicious food, well presented with a great atmosphere! Will definitely be back and recommend to friends!

Thank Lou0592
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I do like this restaurant. had the steak tar tar. I would have left a 5 Star review if this had been better. The fries were mixed in with it which gave it an odd texture. Service great and drinks also.

Thank OtagoBlues
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Turned up for drinks with clients, hurried up to get to our main table as they were busy. Food fantastic, service too quick Wrong wine glasses for red. Loved rest of evening

Thank foodiesandwine
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Arrived very late in the day on a very busy night. Hopwoods went out of their way to seat us thankfully as we'd had an arduous journey. meal and service superb

1  Thank Lilyfox
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great spot for appreciative "foodies. However not for hearty eaters within a group and they can spoil that experience and MOAN !.

Thank 303NEX303
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed a wonderful meal at Hopgood’s on a Monday evening. Started of crispy prawn and pork belly salad was fantastic. Next a fresh piece of grilled fish - cooked perfectly. Desert was another treat. Great service from the staff and the chef should be highly...More

Thank Hugh S
Reviewed 15 June 2018 via mobile

No visit to Nelson is complete without a meal at our best restaurant HOPGOODS. Everything on the menu is great, it is difficult to choose. My favourites are the lamb and venison mains.

Thank Kiwi_Bruce03
Reviewed 1 June 2018

I had a visitor from Switzerland who had heard of Hopgood's reputation and who wanted to eat some venison. We worked our way through the menu from start to finish and each dish was not only an exciting visual treat but the taste was out...More

1  Thank Andrew035
Reviewed 25 May 2018

We managed to get a table here for dinner at fairly short notice, which was lucky as it was very busy. We opted for the tasting menu and wines, and each course was absolutely delicious. Everything was to the highest quality, but also offered exceptional...More

Thank RDLO1
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  • Value
Average prices
US$14 - US$24
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, Child-friendly, 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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