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Elegance at 148 on Elles

148 Elles Road, Invercargill 9812, New Zealand
+64 3-216 1000
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good17%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“scallops” (14 reviews)
“pork belly” (11 reviews)
“cheesecake” (5 reviews)
Open Now
17:45 - 22:00All hours
European, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
148 Elles Road, Invercargill 9812, New Zealand
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A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Excellent, intuitive service from Sonia and the kitchen staff. Our meals were very good. Would definitely dine here again. A lovely evening dining experience!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a beautifully presented and thoroughly delicious meal with an extensive wine list to suit the dishes provided. The staff were lovely and helpful, knowledgeable about the dishes being served and we could not fault the service provided. Highly recommend this restaurant if you...More

Thank BevMcD
Reviewed 1 week ago

Group of friends for dinner. Menu ok but food very bland and not what you'd expect from a chef. Had tastier pub food to be honest. No one in our party enjoyed their food and I certainly won't be going back. Wine menu very ordinary...More

1  Thank Barry T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Have a glass of wine and relax. There's so many choices - often the sign of a restaurant with too much on offer means they don't hit the mark. But here, they were all nailed. Well executed. A large party we had venison and eye...More

Thank Josh Y
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

For years I have wanted to go to "Elegance at 148 Elles", I had never made it. However MY dear friend turned 70 and what better chance but to go to the Ultimate.... I am a "Foodie" I have been running a B&B for 24...More

Thank Rivertonbnb
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went out for a date night my husband and myself. It was the first time we had tried this restaurant and only did so because we had our entertainment book to use and thought we'd give it a go. We were pleasantly surprised. The...More

Thank Tinkie12
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Always an amazing meal at 148 on elles. Romantic elegant setting. The food and service is always impeccable.

Thank hendo135
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Such a relaxed atmosphere. We visited 148 last night for our 27th wedding anniversary. Sat by the fire & enjoyed a drink before dinner. The food here is amazing 'Fine dining'. You can eat your meal without feeling rushed.

Thank Claire D
Reviewed 16 August 2017

My husband and i went to this wonderful restaurant on Tuesday 15th for an evening meal. It had a wonderful ambiance. lovely. Our waitress was very attentative and pleasant. The food was absolutely delicious!!!!! We will definitely return there again. Thank You to all staff...More

Thank ShazWat
Reviewed 15 August 2017

We had a wonderful meal here again. The service is amazing and the food excellent. The menu is very large with something for everyone. We had the Italian Taster to share, a twisted on an antipasto platter with the chefs own home made cheese that...More

Thank winenfoodguru
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Questions & Answers
24 December 2016|
Response from darrenl931 | Reviewed this property |
It's not my menu. I was a diner. It's European cuisine with a lot of Southland produce. Very nice
3 December 2016|
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Response from Dianne O | Reviewed this property |
No I know that they are not open on Christmas Day.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
17:45 - 22:00
17:45 - 22:00
17:45 - 22:00
17:45 - 22:00
17:45 - 22:00
17:45 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 148 Elles Road, Invercargill 9812, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Southland Region  >  Invercargill
  • Phone Number: +64 3-216 1000
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