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Green Bamboo Vietnamese

126 Hardy Street, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
+64 3-546 9858
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good42%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“pho” (7 reviews)
“beef stew” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Asian, Vietnamese, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
126 Hardy Street, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
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Reviewed 15 May 2018

We found Green Bamboo while in Nelson intending to go to Thai - convinced my friends who have never tried Vietnamese food to give it a go and they were super pleased they did. The food was delicious and definitely as good as any I...More

Thank Sauvgirl
Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

I've never eaten here before but will definitely come again when next in Nelson. The service was fantastic and the food was too. I had the Turmeric Fish. I intended on having the Pho but the menu was too tempting. Also had the rice paper...More

Thank Joeby2000
Reviewed 13 April 2018

Yummy! I really enjoy coming here for either lunch or dinner. I think the restaurant is set up nicely and the food is a really good price. The staff are friendly which is great. I have eaten here by myself and with friends and family....More

Thank aamethyst
Reviewed 9 April 2018

We go to the Green bamboo often. The food is almost always very good, but the service is often dodgy; we are not quite sure if staff understood what we ordered, or they come back to double-check, (which is a good thing.) Recently we went...More

Thank MMN43
Reviewed 27 March 2018

This restaurant was a cheapie but a goodie. Ordered a couple of entrees (vegetarian spring rolls and fried squid) and the sate chicken with rice. All meals were delivered to the table within about 10mins and were cooked superbly. Staff was friendly and the restaurant...More

Thank j0hnty47
Reviewed 27 February 2018 via mobile

Our Monday evening cheapey turned out to be a gem. The best Vietnamese yet. All 4 dishes were delicious- tofu entree, squid (our 4th while in Nelson & best yet. Thks to Trip Advisor we chose the crepe which was truly amazing & pork belly...More

Thank janhB7129HF
Reviewed 15 February 2018

Background: We stayed in Nelson a total of 5 days over a two week period, the night before a 5 day Abel Tasman trip, 2 nights before a Bike trip to Mapua, and 2 nights before heading to the North Island. We had ample time...More

Thank GlobalVillage
Reviewed 12 February 2018

Booked for 5 at 7 - we were a little late which was no problem, the restaurant was busy but we were well attended and had our meal in no time. The food is beautifully presented, and very tasty especially the star dish of the...More

Thank MarcianoNelson
Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

We were staying nearby for a night and wanted something better than pub or Thai food. Stumbled upon this restaurant via a local food guide. The food was so so good. Started with rice paper rolls...I had a pork dish which was sensational. The service...More

Thank Gidget61
Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

The evening started well. But unfortunately it was all down hill from there. I ordered the snapper dish and my husband ordered the half roast duck. We were both very hungry. My dish came out in good time and we waited for my husband's which...More

Thank xcows
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 126 Hardy Street, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Nelson-Tasman Region  >  Nelson
  • Phone Number: +64 3-546 9858
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