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La Gourmandise Restaurant

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276 Hardy St East, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
6435466348
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09:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
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Tue - Thu 09:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 09:00 - 21:00
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Auckland, New Zealand
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55 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We had lunch at the Gourmandise. Food was great ...enjoyed my gallette immensely. Service good, location handy.

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Thank gus3382016
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19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Popped in for lunch and the waitress was friendly no stress sat us down gave us our menu's and did her job really well.Food was great French crepes and tasted great.

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Thank meoverworked
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16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I really enjoyed the meal here today. The gallets were delicious especially my 'big breakfast' gallets, I REALLY don't like mushrooms but the mushrooms in the meal I had were divine. The ambience was really relaxing and the customer service was so friendly and helpful. Thanks for a great meal! :)

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Thank Kiwifarmgirl
Wellington, New Zealand
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116 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

La Gourmandise is a great cafe with excellent coffee. There is a limited selection - crepes, salads and toasted sandwiches - but the choice is still very good and would appeal to most tastes. The food was delicious and freshly prepared.

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Thank 405Sally
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10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A group of us gathered to celebrate a friends birthday. The restaurant had french waitresses. French music. French menu. I tell ya now I felt like I was in France. The food was absolutely beautiful. Portions were not to big. I had to ask for extra blue cheese sauce just because I tasted my friends and wanted that on my... More 

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Thank inspire a
Epsom, United Kingdom
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69 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Looking for something a bit different and not too pricey in Nelson, we were welcomed in by the two very friendly waitresses - nothing was too much trouble. The food is delicious. We shared tasty gougeres to start, then gallettes, then sweet pancakes. There are meat and fish main courses on the a la carte menu as well as a... More 

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Thank MrsBiffo
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

A really good restaurant, with typical French dishes and well done. The managers are really nice, and the 'crêpes blé noir' are really good. Nice !

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Thank Florent Q
West Sussex, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

A group of eight of us had a really good meal here. The service was a bit slow but that was probably as much our fault as their's as we were mixing starters and main courses. Wonderful galettes, better than some we've had in France. The menu is quite extensive with fish and meat dishes along with many galette/crêpe dishes.... More 

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Thank Lyn T
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Reviewed 15 February 2017

Went here for Valentines Day Dinner - great food and service as usual - fish of the day superb! Have sampled many of the gallettes, great venue for vegetarians. All reasonably priced. Great wines too. Excellent staff too. My only very minor criticism would be they could do with expanding the bottled beer choice to include more local breweries and... More 

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Thank Mic D
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44 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

Lovely meal with friends. Goats cheese salad starters tasty and the fish of the day delicious Friendly and efficient waitresses.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Tuesday
09:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
09:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
09:00 - 21:00
Saturday
09:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 276 Hardy St East, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Nelson-Tasman Region  >  Nelson
  • Phone Number: 6435466348

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?