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La Gourmandise Restaurant

276 Hardy Street, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
+64 3-546 6348
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good25%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“crepes” (36 reviews)
“snails” (4 reviews)
“gougeres” (2 reviews)
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French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
276 Hardy Street, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
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Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

Had a lovely meal whilst on our travels. Food was very tasty and the staff very friendly. Recommend!!!!

Thank Stuart M
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Interesting concept for a local restaurant great variety of French crepes filled with different varieties of meat and vegetables. We really enjoy the salmon and avocado one.

Thank JosePablin
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

This is a regular destination when wanting a happy relaxing meal. With excellent food and pleasant helpful staff. It caters for all types and is not just crepes and snails. The steak is always good as is there fish and lamb. Highly recommended

Thank BoneCutlet
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

This has become a must eat place when we visit Nelson and after last night it remains at the top of our list. Great French country food and amazing crepes to finish, best you leave space!

Thank Graeme M
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

Lovely casual and relaxed restaurant with superb food. Gentle lighting and spacious seating makes for an intimate dining experience. My partner had the Angus steak and said it was the best steak he has had in Nelson! I had the vegetarian shepherds pie and it...More

Thank kiakaha7
Reviewed 21 July 2017

After all the rave reviews this place has been getting I hesitate to write this but my experience last night at La Gourmandise was not good. I was part of a large group of people participating in the Seafood & Indulge Moveable Feast organised by...More

Thank Anne D
Reviewed 18 July 2017

We love going here - great food at a reasonable price - this is our default with friends or just family. The service is fantastic too... (even booked it out last year for a 50th - what a great night)

1  Thank Rob M
Reviewed 17 June 2017

French waiters, French food (and yummy too!) and comfy decor. What a great bit of cultural diversity to have in Nelson!

Thank Theorchardist
Reviewed 6 May 2017

I eat the special and sometimes just go in for coffee and a pastry and whether I eat with friends and spend money or just take a coffee I always feel welcome.

Thank robert j
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Feels like a mini visit to France! Atmosphere is sweet and always fresh flowers. The crepes are consistently delicious - family favorites are the grand marnier and banana pecan choc, and a reasonable price. Would only say that the service could be a little more...More

Thank lani77nelson
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 276 Hardy Street, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Nelson-Tasman Region  >  Nelson
  • Phone Number: +64 3-546 6348
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