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Rhythm and Brown

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19 New St, Nelson, New Zealand
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  • Poor2%
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“speak easy” (2 reviews)
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Bar, Wine Bar, Contemporary
$$ - $$$
19 New St, Nelson, New Zealand
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Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

A great place to relax on your way home. Great music, wine, boutique beers and service .....and really friendly patrons.

Thank Neil C
Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

Dropped in with my wife for an afternoon drink. Great atmosphere, service, music and boutique beers, wine and usually someone you know. Love it!!

Thank Neil C
Reviewed 9 March 2018 via mobile

Loved this little Speak Easy! A really special find. Great staff, lovely environment. When I walked in some old school blues was warming the room played on a turntable. We settled in the bar man asked if I wanted to look through their album collection...More

Thank James B
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

This is a great wee bar with excellent beer selection. A bar for grown ups with great music and ambience. Walls are decorated with fantastic albums to take you down memory lane and initiate a robust discussion on the best album ever.

Thank Danette O
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Fantastic place for Friday night after work drinks. The staff here are so friendly and they have live music later on. Only downside is its rather small inside and only food chips and nuts.

Thank owlesey
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Disappointing, very busy, pleasant atmosphere let down by poor bar staff who don't know how to pour a beer. Pint requested but barrel needed changing, so given the dregs from the barrel as a 1/2. Wine, end of bottle that had clearly been open for...More

Thank Hellfire28
Reviewed 9 July 2017

Love coming here! For a late night drink, a glass of wine in the evening or to listen to the live music. The staff are amazing - friendly, prompt and knowledgeable. It has a cozy interior and an edgy vibe. The manager even lets you...More

Thank lani77nelson
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

Cool friendly bar to go to for an afternoon or evening drink. Always great music playing, (vinyl) and Scotty's selection is the best. Good wine and a changing range of tap boutique beers makes it easy to return.

Thank Neil C
Reviewed 29 December 2016

Good place to go to before or after dinner in town. Good drinks selection and friendly+smiling service.

Reviewed 18 November 2016

Lovely, cosy, quiet little bar with great ambience, friendly, personal bar service and sunny, intimate courtyard. Perfect. Noise level of the music (great choices) is just right to allow conversation. Yes, totally funky and very chilled.

Thank Jude G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Bar, Wine Bar, Contemporary
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19 New St, Nelson, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Nelson-Tasman Region  >  Nelson
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