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623 Restaurant and Bar

) #96 of 127 Restaurants in Nelson $$ - $$$ , ,
223 Hardy Street, Nelson 7011, New Zealand
+64 3-546 8623
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  • Excellent16%
  • Very good35%
  • Average22%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible16%
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“steak” (10 reviews)
“onion rings” (2 reviews)
“pasta” (2 reviews)
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Bar, New Zealand, Contemporary, Pub, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
223 Hardy Street, Nelson 7011, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 92 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

We've been a couple of times for the steak special on a Wednesday. Can't go wrong- the steak, chips and salad is such a good deal. Good service and a nice atmosphere.

Thank annachap1
Reviewed 7 July 2017

We ate here our first day in downtown Nelson. The food is good but not necessarily great. The chicken burger (sandwich) was good as were the drinks. Both our waiter and the bartenders were friendly and the service was great. Price was about what you...More

Thank Jonathan L
Reviewed 4 July 2017

Both my partner and I ordered steak eggs and chips for breakfast. The fried eggs were burnt on the bottom and completely undercooked/raw on top. No one came to the table to ask us how our meal was and when we did complain (when we...More

Thank trudybrownqt
Reviewed 15 May 2017

This friendly sports bar also serves excellent food , with a good variety, and a stay in Nelson would not be complete without a visit , and the craft beers make it a must stop off place !!

Thank FoxyRock
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

Had dinner here on a Monday evening. Great choice and awesome daily specials. Staff were fantastic. Food was delicious and served in timely fashion. We had Monday burger and chips for $15. Choice of beef or chicken. Both were very tasty. This place rocks and...More

Thank Louise M
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

If you are after an affordable meal this is it. Two of us had medium rare steaks and they were superb!! We will definitely be back next trip to Nelson and will check out their other special nights like the pasta night as well.. yum...More

Thank Helen W
Reviewed 12 April 2017

We ate at this restaurant and bar a couple of time during our stay in Nelson. The food was always good and it was reasonably priced.

Thank Graham F
Reviewed 20 February 2017

Not sure why this restaurant is listed as being on Hardy Street in Mapua. Each time I have visited it it is on Hardy Street in Nelson - quite a difference! Anyway, we chose the big burger (chicken) and weren't disappointed. Huge burger, plenty of...More

Thank sandl68
Reviewed 16 January 2017

We let the kids choose where to eat one night when we were strolling around, and they liked the look of the menu here. We weren't disappointed. Attentive staff, friendly service and nice meals. Kids burgers received two thumbs up. So much so that we...More

Thank Karyn O
Reviewed 12 January 2017

We stopped in here for a late breakfast. I would say it was good value for money, the kids iced chocolate drinks where to die for - the food was good and a good price, the staff where friendly and the atmosphere was comfortable. We...More

Thank Donna T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$26
Bar, New Zealand, Contemporary, Pub, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 223 Hardy Street, Nelson 7011, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Nelson-Tasman Region  >  Nelson
  • Phone Number: +64 3-546 8623
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623 In The City offers a great, friendly atmosphere in a historic old building, situated in the heart of Nelson City. The menu offers a tasty selection of classic and healthy meals at affordable prices, with indoor and outdoor dining, giving you the opportunity to relax. A full wine, beer and cocktail list is available, and there's also plenty of parking. Group bookings welcome. Open 7 days.
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