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“Gourmet food of Nelson”
Review of Hopgoods

Hopgoods
Ranked #1 of 193 Restaurants in Nelson
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$15 - US$26
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Restaurant details
Good for: Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic
Dining options: After-hours, Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Reservations
Description: Good honest local cuisine, served in a casual environment.
Reviewed 28 November 2017 via mobile

‘Hopgoods’ is a centrally located restaurant in the town of Nelson. The restaurant is obviously a very popular among locals and tourists. We were lucky to get a table in a fully booked restaurant on a Monday evening. The interior decoration is nice and cosy as well as friendly and professional service. We had a bottle of Pinot Noir from the Nelson area. The food was excellent; presentation and taste of both appetizers and the main course ( john-dorry and potato and vegetable garniture) were the best we experience for the last week, during visiting the Southern Island of New Zealand. Highly recommended:)

Thank daviddevin
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Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

A truly wonderful dining experience. Each dish is a unique and delightful experience. The restaurant team are very professional and friendly. An exceptional fine dining restaurant.

Thank peter m
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Reviewed 25 November 2017

This restaurant was highly recommended by our host @Parataune Lodge, so we thought “let’s give it a try”.
We entered without any reservation, so we had to wait for 15 minutes. A great time to take a nice G&T as an aperitive.
Then we were brought to our table and could sit down for what turned out afterwards to be “the nicest dinner” we had in New-Zealand.
(To be completely honest, we’ve enjoyed almost every meal we had in NZ)
We are Europeans, so we are spoiled with our French & Italian cuisines, our perfect wines…..
The dinner we had @ Hopgood’s can by far fulfil our high standards.

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Thank Ann D
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Reviewed 25 November 2017

Dined here for an evening meal, my husband had the Angus steak and I had the lamb rump with the fried broccoli, both meals were really well presented and tasted delicious, my husband enjoyed his local beer and I had a cherry cocktail which was nice. The young man that looked after us was very attentive and chatty, I would rate this restaurant with top marks, we will definitely be back to dine here. First class!

Thank sueR7787WF
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Reviewed 24 November 2017

Our stay in Nelson had been the best of our entire trip in New Zealand, and this restaurant was a big part of the reason why! Food was absolutely amazing, cooked perfectly and the perfect sized portions! The recommendations from the staff in regards to the appropriate wine to go with the meal were spot on! Highly recommended

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Thank Kate R
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