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The Monaco Kitchen

6 Point Road | Monaco, Nelson 7011, New Zealand
+64 3-547 0792
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Overview
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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CUISINES
European, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
6 Point Road | Monaco, Nelson 7011, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing staff, who make you feel welcome the minute you arrive, the food is fantastic and you will be looking for excuses to stay, before returning to your exquisite room.More

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

Hi Scott K Wow - thanks for the amazing review/feedback - it's fantastic to read how much you enjoyed your recent dining experience in The Monaco Kitchen whilst staying with us at the Grand Mercure Nelson Monaco. It really is great to hear that you...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Weren’t too sure about the sharing meals, so went for a main each, and what a meal! Beautiful steak, onion chops and fries. Starters were fantastic too. Hadn’t been here before even though we’re local, it’s a little out if the way but worth the...More

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

Dear Whoppeecock Thanks for your feedback/review - it's great to hear from a local and to know you've now discovered a great place to dine in your own back yard! Seriously, great to read that you really enjoyed your dining and that the food, atmosphere...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We’re Nelson locals and really enjoyed our dinner. The food was amazing and the staff were friendly and helpful. Loved the pork belly. The mains were hugeMore

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

Hi there emelliamclaren Thanks for your review/feedback - we love it when locals discover what a great experience is waiting for them in their own backyard! It was a pleasure to read that you had such a great experience with amazing food and friendly/helpful staff....More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Thank so much Tommy and Ashley for your wonderful service tonight What a super friendly place to dine. Food was lovely, can’t complain about anything!!!!More

1  Thank Sheen81
Grand_Mercure_Nelson, Guest Relations Manager at The Monaco Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Sheen81 Thanks for your great review/feedback which I'll share with Tommy and Ashley (and the wider staff) today. I was a pleasure to read that you enjoyed a terrific dining experience with lovely food accompanied by great service - what better feedback could we...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We really enjoyed our dinner at The Monaco Kitchen. I would even recommend it if you're not staying at the hotel. Some interesting dishes and fun staff.More

1  Thank Maarten K
Grand_Mercure_Nelson, Guest Relations Manager at The Monaco Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Maarten K Thanks for your review/feedback - great suggestion for locals and visitors to Nelson alike! We're delighted to know you enjoyed your dining at TMK, we look forward to seeing you the next time you're visiting. Warm regards Nick, on behalf of the...More

Reviewed 5 June 2018

We visited TMK on our first night while staying at the hotel connected to the restaurant. The menu was well planned with a number of options but just enough not to be overbearing. We decided on three well-sized starters followed by a sharing platter of...More

1  Thank Kyle M
Grand_Mercure_Nelson, Guest Relations Manager at The Monaco Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 8 June 2018

Hi there Kyle M Thanks for your very thorough and considered review/feedback, it's most appreciated. We're delighted you enjoyed your sharing platter dining with us, and that it was accompanied by great service. We love your hint at the end of the review! We look...More

Reviewed 2 June 2018

Tommy gave us great service and was very welcoming, he was friendly, and made sure we were comfortable and happy with our food. His wine recommendation was perfect and we thoroughly enjoyed the food selections on offer and the meals we had. The setting for...More

1  Thank Wendy492014
Grand_Mercure_Nelson, Guest Relations Manager at The Monaco Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 5 June 2018

Dear Wendy492014 Thanks for your terrific review - it was a pleasure reading that Tommy served up his very special brand of hospitality service, matched with great food and wine, and a great views across the Waimea Inlet (before dark)! Thanks for the mentioning you...More

Reviewed 24 May 2018 via mobile

We ate here a couple of times while staying at The Monaco. The food is really good and generous sizes. No problem changing the meals to accommodate our tastes and Tommy is a star!More

1  Thank Mark and Trina N
Grand_Mercure_Nelson, Guest Relations Manager at The Monaco Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 5 June 2018

Dear Mark and Trina N Thanks for your review of The Monaco Kitchen - we're delighted you enjoyed the food (and our generous portions). Tommy is a consummate hospitality professional - we're glad you enjoyed his very unique service style. We hope to see you...More

Reviewed 24 May 2018 via mobile

I apologise in advance to Tommy this is in no way meant to be demeaning. On the contrary I have noted some feedback about the decor which I reserve my opinion about. I can recall sitting at very basic roadside stalls and tasting amazing food...More

1  Thank oldmanonthepoint
Grand_Mercure_Nelson, Guest Relations Manager at The Monaco Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 5 June 2018

Thanks oldmanonthepoint for your very considered and thoughtful review - it's most appreciated. I've passed on your feedback to both the kitchen team and the whole of the front of house team at The Monaco Kitchen. Thanks for the praise and compliments - we do...More

Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

The food is Perfecto!! The staff were very accommodating and full of smile. The ambiance is lovely and classy.More

1  Thank MjCm G
Grand_Mercure_Nelson, Guest Relations Manager at The Monaco Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 5 June 2018

Dear MjCm G Perfecto review! Great to know you found our staff happy, smiling and helpful, also great to know you enjoyed the ambiance of the restaurant - we hope to see you back again sometime soon. Once again, thanks for your great review. Warm...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$27
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, 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
Groups, Romantic, View, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine
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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