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Tony's Lord Nelson Restaurant

37 Victoria Street West, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good37%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (89 reviews)
“rack of lamb” (8 reviews)
“chops” (4 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 2:30 PMAll hours
Steakhouse, European, New Zealand, International, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
37 Victoria Street West, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The major construction work on the road outside this restaurant meant that we came upon it by accident. Once inside we were amazed. It was charming. Great foot and great service.

Thank Chris208
Reviewed 1 week ago

The restaurant has a fun atmosphere with traditional decor that brings to mind an old school establishment. We had the calamari and the lamb shank, both of which were very good. The calamari was crispy and the portion was generous. The lamb shank was tender...More

Thank Ash P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Was recommended to Tony's by our concierge and was definitely impressed. The food here was sensational and in my mind reasonably priced for the quality! If you are a steak lover and in Auckland definitely stop by here, i did TWICE!!

Thank bsmurray
Reviewed 4 November 2017

All I can say is I love Rack of Lamb and they served a great well priced well cooked product. I was in Auckland 4 nights and ate there 3 times.

Thank Mike P
Reviewed 19 August 2017

Yummy tender steaks with a range of sides as part of your order. The boyfriend had a bearnise steak and I had the venison dish which had a lovely berry-flavoured gravy. There are also lamb, chicken and fish options if steak isn't your ting. Choice...More

Thank Louise C
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

Ordered t bone steak & lamb shank. T bone steak was below average. Ordered medium but turned out to be medium rare. Lamb shank was a bit smelly. Service was impeccable.

Thank Pei Wen L
Reviewed 17 August 2017

I have been to this restaurant on several occasions and it has never disappointed. Great atmosphere, good service, value for money and most importantly, great food.

Thank Andy B
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Had an enjoyable night. Very cozy. Friendly staff. Enjoyed the carpet bag steak and shrimp cocktail.

Thank richardcF606MX
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

It is my first time to Lord Nelson Restaurant. We are 4 adults and 2 children. We ordered 2 Rack of lamb, New York Cut, Hawaiian Mignon, minute steak and Kids Steak and Chips. I can say it is a one of my best choice...More

Thank 都敏俊
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Beautiful food, very friendly helpful waiting staff. The decor is old english, very cozy with many interesting pieces on the walls to look at. Been around for a long time , the best steaks in Auckland i have ever had. A must to go to...More

Thank spadesrest
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Clement N
7 February 2017|
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Response from Graham L | Reviewed this property |
No, but the wine & beer prices are reasonable.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 37 Victoria Street West, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  Auckland Central
  • Phone Number: 379-4564
  • E-mail
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