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Cod & Lobster Brasserie

$$ - $$$, Seafood, European
300 Trafalgar Street, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
+64 3-546 4300
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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New Zealand, Seafood, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
300 Trafalgar Street, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Very good food and excellent service. The lamb was lovely, beautifully cooked and arrived in a timely manner. The staff are great and maitre 'd has his finger on the pulse and does a great job. Wine is very nice and a good choice available....More

Thank kenty
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

During our stay in Nelson we visited this restaurant three times. Once as a couple and twice with friends. On each occasion we were drawn back to the fish platter. A wonderful selection, freshly cooked and a lovely selection of wines to go with the...More

Thank a19street
Reviewed 3 days ago

Beautiful setting at the top of the mall surrounded by lovely trees with a view back down the mall. Friendly staff, great food and a good wine list. Very easy to laze and graze the afternoon away. Absolutely recommended.

Thank Bob C
Reviewed 4 days ago

This was slightly better than average hence the rating as it provided good quality sea food at a reasonable price in a pleasant environment. It was definitely better than the alternative around which seemed to be a glut of burger places.The restaurant is located in...More

Thank Oldjack
Reviewed 4 days ago

Feb 14 - special for my wife - a busy restaurant as expected - a friendly welcome from waitperson ( female ) , followed by service from waitperson ( male ) who obviously wanted to waste few words or time in taking and delivering our...More

Thank samjayAuckland
Reviewed 5 days ago

Having stepped into this lovely brasserie for an early evening drink before dinner we watched a number of tables purchasing very large seafood platters to share amongst their groups. They looked delicious, and on checking out what varieties of seafood made up the platter, we...More

Thank Mike C
Reviewed 5 days ago

This is a fine dining restaurant. There are outside tables on a charming street on the sidewalk out front and tables in a walled area in the back. Both looked nice, but we sat inside - a small but elegant dining room. We shared the...More

Thank retiredconsultant
Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived here late afternoon on a very rainy day. Wanted to go to the movies, but they were all booked up so we decided to have a glass of wine at the Cod and Lobster. Looked at the menu, which looked really good and...More

2  Thank sandyLimassol
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Walked in off the street at lunchtime as noticed it was full the night before when we walked past. The service was first class, the staff were across the menu. excellent cocktail & wine list. We ordered the pate (sensational), the steamed mussels & clams...More

Thank Justine W
Reviewed 1 week ago

So you would think Cod and Lobster would mostly serve Seafood. Well that isn't the case, probably about 1/3 only. We thought it was about time we tried the Cod and Lobster, it was my husbands 65th birthday and we both love seafood. We won't...More

Thank Julie C
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13 October 2017|
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Response from Anne D | Reviewed this property |
cod and lobster com. Take out all the spaces and put a dot after lobster.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$27
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 300 Trafalgar Street, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Nelson-Tasman Region  >  Nelson
  • Phone Number: +64 3-546 4300
  • E-mail
Cod & Lobster Brasserie is a seafood restaurant and cocktail bar located in the heart of Nelson. Enjoy the best seafood from around New Zealand, meticulously mixed cocktails and fresh, regional fare - including beef, lamb and venison. Open for brunch, lunch, dinner and tapas
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