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The Styx

272 Wakefield Quay | Stepneyville, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
+64 3-548 1075
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good37%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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Seafood, European, Soups, New Zealand, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
272 Wakefield Quay | Stepneyville, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We came as two on a busy Saturday evening, managed to get a table upstairs outside. A beautiful evening, stunning view, friendly (but busy) wait staff. The anti-pasto platter was one of the best we have EVER had.... and that's saying something as we eat...More

Thank SharonWindust
Reviewed 1 week ago

Best seafood chowder in town! Great view by the harbour. Server came to our table 3 times without water and realize she hasn't serve us water each time and keep mentioning she will bring us some water. Water arrived on the forth visit. Not really...More

Thank Stephy_SL
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Arrived with a few hungry friends and WOW, we left satisfied! Not cheap but suitable price car for the quality of food. Decent portion sizes too. The curly fries were our highlight, however all the food was spot on . Delicious! Service was also super...More

Thank Becky H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited for lunch and both my wife and I ordering seafood chowder. Can highly recommend for for quality and portion size. ( we ordered the large size but small size probably would have been enough for lunch. Service was good and location excellent next to...More

Thank 338mals
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

there is a chopice of asitting outside on the deck inside or upstairs witha good view, Food is great and a good selection of choices.

Thank onawinner2016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Never got in to eat! Waited patiently for 10 minutes without even being acknowledged. Could see there were spare tables but staff were rushing around frantically and there was no one to meet or greet. So rude. Went to Nahm down the road and had...More

Thank Julie C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very good. Very busy. It would be splitting hairs to view the place downwards. 9/10. I had the Kiwi standard. Steak and garlic prawns. Chips and salad. Great weather relaxing atmoshere.will work it off on the long walk back to the car.not a lot of...More

Thank Glenn S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a great place for a drink and also meals. The meals are huge but very tasty. Service from the staff was excellent - could not fault them. Ample free parking outside as well which is a real plus - we went back several...More

Thank kjs465
Reviewed 19 October 2017

Another family occasion celebrated back at this amazing restaurant, friendly obliging staff, great atmosphere and excellent food enjoyed by all young and old

Thank 2bobbins
Reviewed 9 October 2017

We got to Styx for their half price pizza night and are never disappointed. Its always busy so you do have to book and be prepared for a bit of a wait but the pizza is worth it and my partner and I share one...More

Thank Mary Jane B
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Tim B
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Response from 64ladyp | Reviewed this property |
I don’t think there is a lift,
19 November 2016|
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Response from DanaHanson | Property representative |
Hi Annie! Wednesday's are our Senior Special Day, it starts at 10AM and runs until 9PM. Thanks! Dana
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
US$10 - US$24
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, View
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 272 Wakefield Quay | Stepneyville, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Nelson-Tasman Region  >  Nelson
  • Phone Number: +64 3-548 1075
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Sited on the Wakefield Quay Wharf offering spectacular views of the Tasman Bay with its amazing sunsets The Styx takes advantage of the fresh seafood bounty and agricultural produce to offer you delicious and innovative dishes. We are a relaxed casual dining experience with a bar and outside dining available downstairs and an upstairs dining area with 70 seats which makes it perfect for functions. We look forward to seeing you soon.
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