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Cod & Lobster Brasserie

$$ - $$$, Seafood, European
300 Trafalgar Street, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
+64 3-546 4300
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good24%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“lobster” (117 reviews)
“truffle fries” (15 reviews)
“prawns” (32 reviews)
Closes in 30 min
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
New Zealand, Seafood, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
300 Trafalgar Street, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 674 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Food delicious, service excellent and very good value for money. I would highly recommend and will certainly return.

Thank Kenneth H
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Had a big dinner with friends here ... great service and nice food especially the Cream brûlée’s with prunes! And of course great blue cod fresh ...

Thank alanclarke2017
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had been looking forward to try a dish with deep fried whitebait and here I found it on the menu. I wasn't disappointed! For dessert I had a glass of locally produced sweet wine. Just delicious. Yes, and the music was good as well.

Thank KimiK48
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice looking place on the corner of Trafalgar Square with table and chair outside giving a great view of the Cathedral steps. We stopped in here for an icy cold adult beverage and to listen to the music, which was very good, unfortunately it all...More

Thank Michael B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Although pricey the food is outstanding. I'm a big eater and was worried the smaller portions would not fill me but I was wrong. I left satisfied. Every mouth full left your taste buds dancing

Thank EddS72
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Pan baked Blue Cod was probably the best dish that we had that evening. It was presented beautifully and tasted just a great. The wine list was excellent with a selection of local wines that went well with the local sea food. Overall an...More

Thank Tony-Birute
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Started with great gin and tonics (huge selection of guns and tonics), great truffle fries as a snack and followed by very nice meal (with wine). No deserts- too full

Thank j0hnhug0
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our meal was delicious, well presented and served quickly after orders placed. Drinks were varied and also served promptly. Used plates were removed in an unobtrusive manner .

Thank DavidM24359
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Handpicked drinks list by knowledgable passionate hosts, delicious food and great service. A busy popular option in the heart of the city that will not disappoint.

Thank Simone H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went in on our first night in Nelson. Decided to have a cocktail sitting at the bar. Bartender I think he is called Andy from Liverpool was extremely helpful and knowledgeable about the wines and gins. We had a lovely table by the window and...More

Thank Discerningofbucks
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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$9 - US$23
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
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
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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