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Harry's Bar

296 Trafalgar Street, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
+64 3-539 0905
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good38%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“larb” (9 reviews)
“prawn toast” (5 reviews)
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Bar, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
296 Trafalgar Street, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

A group of us came here as their website advertised Stella Artois, only to be told that they haven't severed that for months...drinks menu not up to date and won't be going back there!

Thank Andy A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Their crispy fried whole snapper cannot be missed - it’s amazing! Great selection of cocktails and incredibly friendly staff. This was our favorite Asian restaurant in New Zealand!

Thank sfagin0
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

My wife and I often drop in for a late afternoon beer and wine. Always warm, convivial and a great place to stay on for meal. Unfortunately we always share the salt and pepper squid followed by a duck dish each. We haven't tried anything...More

Thank Neil C
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

Harry's Bar has a great atmosphere and really friendly staff. Loved the cocktails and craft beer on offer. Also has some yum food, would go again.

Thank SarahTimNZ
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Food fantastic Wine list excellent Cocktails delicious Service - flawless Harry - a gentleman Price point - affordable

Thank foodiesandwine
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

We were there for dinner on a Saturday and the restaurant itself was cool. The art on the walls, lighting and layout were all well done and helped to create a good atmosphere. The beer list was well above average with a few good craft...More

Thank 962ginnyr
Reviewed 4 August 2017

A group of us visited last night for dessert, as part of the annual Nelson moveable feast. The theme was 'Contemporary Kiwi". Of the 3 restaurants we visited, we all felt that this was the restaurant that had given least thought to the theme. The...More

Thank LoisMM
Reviewed 1 August 2017

Inviting spot on a cold quiet night in Nelson. Nice surprise to find a thai menu - great squid with a glass of red, plus friendly staff.

Thank Jacqui P
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

Absolutely love this place great atmosphere friendly and attentive staff great cocktails. And the food! you have to try the green papaya salad. Sesame prawn toast lamb massaman curry. Only disappointing thing they had run out of the kaffir lime tart with pineapple cream. One...More

Thank donna o
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Very busy, nice atmosphere attentive bar staff, delicious moctails good beer. Pleasant place to meet friends for a drink

Thank Hellfire28
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 1:00 AM
4:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 296 Trafalgar Street, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Nelson-Tasman Region  >  Nelson
  • Phone Number: +64 3-539 0905
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