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The Monaco Kitchen

6 Point Road | Monaco, Nelson 7011, New Zealand
+64 3-547 0792
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“lamb” (19 reviews)
“linguine” (3 reviews)
“panna cotta” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
New Zealand, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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LOCATION
6 Point Road | Monaco, Nelson 7011, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 253 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Had breakfast here several times. The coffee is very good but every time the bull seems over the top. That's my only issue. The view of the Kahurangis is great.

Thank Steve W
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have just experienced a true delight - wonderful dinner and drinks with a beautiful view of Monaco and the exceptional service by Tommy. There is no question the food was tasty but what made the evening was the attentive and personal service by Tommy....More

1  Thank eastsrus
Grand_Mercure_Nelson, Guest Relations Manager at The Monaco Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi there eastsrus Thanks for your review/feedback - we're delighted that you enjoyed a great dining experience with us, and that as per normal Tommy was his usual exceptional self! Great to know that you enjoyed lovely food as well as the really special service....More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to The Monaco Kitchen for dinner midweek and were very excited when pulled up outside... the place looks great and very promising. However when we walked inside we couldn't say the same... the decor is completely mismatched to the style that the outside...More

Thank Tebba2017
Grand_Mercure_Nelson, Guest Relations Manager at The Monaco Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi there Tebba2017 Thanks for your review/feedback - it was disappointing that your dining experience did not match your expectations (nor ours), and that you found the service lacking. I've passed your review on to our Restaurant Supervisor, we do appreciate ALL guest feedback. I...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed whilst on business 4-7 November and dined each night at TMK. The menu is perfectly set up for a business person dining alone. A good selection of smaller portions and options to mix and match sides. The pork belly featured on my plate...More

1  Thank Annalies v
Grand_Mercure_Nelson, Guest Relations Manager at The Monaco Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi there Annalies v Wow, thanks so much for great review/feedback which I have immediately shared with the team here at The Monaco Kitchen and the Grand Mercure Nelson Monaco hotel. We're feeling chuffed that the menu works for so many different types of guests,...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed at this property, used the conference room, and also ate dinner and breakfast the following morning at the Monaco Kitchen. The food choices were great and I appreciated being able to have small vegetable sides to try all the flavours. The Brussel Sprouts...More

1  Thank Debbie D
Grand_Mercure_Nelson, Guest Relations Manager at The Monaco Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Debbie D Thanks for your review/feedback - it was great to read that you enjoyed your dining experiences with us, in particularly the various vegetable options we have available. Thanks also the mention of "attentive service" that was not intrusive, this is precisely what...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The dining facility at the Grand Mercure Monaco has had an erratic recent history. In its current guise, it is a surprising gem. Let's accept that some of the decor options are a work in progress and focus on the position, the staff and the...More

1  Thank PeteM289
Grand_Mercure_Nelson, Guest Relations Manager at The Monaco Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for your review/feedback PeteM289 Wow - thanks for your very detailed and thoughtful review! We're absolutely delighted that you enjoyed your recent dining experience with us. Thanks for your mention of Tommy and Ash - they'll be stoked with your feedback! I'll let chef...More

Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

Warm friendly staff/waitresses views are amazing great coffee and way to start the day. I have been there for breakfast a couple of times and it has always been of satisfaction. It would be beneficial to book for large groups but other than that it...More

1  Thank Promise O
Grand_Mercure_Nelson, Guest Relations Manager at The Monaco Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Hi there Promise O Thanks for your review/feedback - it was great to read that you've enjoyed your breakfast dining with us - great coffee and a good breakfast is the perfect way to start the day, especially if away from home. We look forward...More

Reviewed 14 October 2017

Stay here regularly the past 6 months, every time I enjoy the food, especially the beef burger and fries! The service is friendly, welcoming and professional.

1  Thank peecee567
Grand_Mercure_Nelson, Guest Relations Manager at The Monaco Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Hi there peecee567 Thanks for your review/feedback - it's great to know you've enjoyed some terrific burgers/fries with great service over the past 6 months - we hope you'll keep coming back! Warm regards Nick, on behalf of the entire team at The Monaco Kitchen

Reviewed 12 October 2017

Lamb rump was fantastic , beans were crunchy, chips were perfect, maybe use heated plates for lamb, was cold, not servers fault, she was perfectMore

1  Thank Bruce C
Grand_Mercure_Nelson, Guest Relations Manager at The Monaco Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

hi there Bruce C Thanks for your review, it was great to read you enjoyed a terrific lamb dish for dinner and that the F&B attendant that looked after you did a great job. We look forward to welcoming you back to The Monaco Kitchen...More

Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

Besides enjoying a deliciously well-prepared meal, you will be catered to by a friendly staff who aim to please. One waiter in particular, Tommy Sims, former make-up artist of Michael Jackson, strives to make your dining experience memorable with his affability and attentiveness. You are...More

1  Thank Dawn L
Grand_Mercure_Nelson, Guest Relations Manager at The Monaco Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 13 October 2017

Hi there Dawn L Thanks for your review/feedback - we're delighted to know you enjoyed your recent dining experience with us. Tommy is a man of many talents, with many great stories to share, Tommy and all our waiting staff aim to ensure that every...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$27
Meals
Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Monday
7:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Tuesday
7:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Wednesday
7:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Thursday
7:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Friday
7:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Saturday
7:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 Point Road | Monaco, Nelson 7011, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Nelson-Tasman Region  >  Nelson
  • Phone Number: +64 3-547 0792
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Description
The Monaco Kitchen is in a well-known location on the Monaco peninsula (Nelson, New Zealand), presenting a new dining concept in a stunning location. Championing our local produce we aim to provide a sharing experience with small bites, sharing plates and feasts that you can enjoy with your friends, family or your sweetheart
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