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The Styx

272 Wakefield Quay | Stepneyville, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
+64 3-548 1075
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good36%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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Seafood, Bar, European, Soups, New Zealand, Contemporary, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
272 Wakefield Quay | Stepneyville, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Lovely atmosphere out on the wharf. Enjoyed the view as well as the food. We had had it recommended and it lived up to expectations.

Thank Stephanie J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Waterfront, casual dining which we thoroughly enjoyed !!! Seafood Chowder on a cold Winters day, cant beat it.

Thank 66Mapua
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We are regulars here, the steak is always cooked to perfection and very tender. Garlic flat bread is addictive too. The staff are always very friendly, helpful and efficient. Highly recommended.

Thank eraserman
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Styx is my top favourite restaurant in Nelson area! Love your seafood chowder and I think it's the best. The service is also good.

Thank ASV77
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

A great way to finish the day in Nelson. Lovely food and pleasant, attentive and efficient service. I had seafood chowder, one of us had pizza and the others I think had mussels and steak. Great sitting looking out over the water. Food was just...More

Thank kiwifood2015
Reviewed 14 May 2018

We were more than 30 on the same table, 2nd floor, plus another big table, plus downstairs. Staff kept smiling, very efficient, no waiting, good adivce on food, really impressed !

1  Thank Comptoir42
Reviewed 11 May 2018 via mobile

Totally recommend this eatery, you look out over a few boats to the water - fantastic outlook, but we were blown away most by the outstanding service and the beautiful meals, we enjoyed entree’s of a bread plater with dips and a Pizza style garlic...More

Thank Catherine C
Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

We had such an amazing time at Styx tonight, the food was incredible as always and the staff went out of their way to make my partners birthday extra special by bringing a cake to the table all lit up whilst singing. Such an awesome...More

Thank Steffert4
Reviewed 8 May 2018

Great place for a quick lunch. Food is always good, my husband always says he has never a had bad eggs from here. Dana is great always greats you with a smile. I highly recommend their chowder with their homemade bread delicous.

Thank sachasmith999
Reviewed 27 April 2018 via mobile

Terakihi with amazing vegetables for her. Calamari salad for me. A Cottle Chardonnay, Waipara, to share. Great service. Really liking this place.

Thank Neil C
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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
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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
Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
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
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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