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26 Maxwell Road, Blenheim 7201, New Zealand
+64 3-579 1176
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good21%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Bar, Wine Bar, New Zealand, European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
26 Maxwell Road, Blenheim 7201, New Zealand
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Fab tapas bar with a great food and drink menu. Atmosphere inside was relaxed with a nice buzz about it. Staff were all really helpful and knowledgeable in explaining each dish on the menu and also provided recommendations. We had the homemade sourbread, burrata, lamb...More

Thank DaveDonnaMc
Reviewed 1 week ago

I'd heard gr at things about this tapas bar and restaurant and it certainly lived up to my expectations. A great choice both food and drink option ons

Thank Penelope P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Traveling through Blenheim solo and stopped here for dinner. Aside from the great menu and wine list and fabulous food, they have a full page dedicated to combinations on Gin! Choose your spirit, mixer and garnish. Very cool place. Loved it!

Thank angelabW8595OL
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This little gem has tapas style dining and some super fun cocktails along with the great wines you’d expect in a major wine region. We loved the fried chicken bao buns and fresh veggies (peas, broad beans, and new potatoes) that we ordered alongside our...More

Thank Trip B
Reviewed 21 October 2017

Loved the Tapas style dining. The share plates are great with a lot of variety. Staff were very well informed and helpful. Great place to dine or just pop in for a drink.

Thank Martin H
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

Recommended by our tour guide. The place has great wine and the food is amazing! We had the fresh bread (baked on site) and butter (to die for!!) and olives and fries. All fresh and very tasty. The staff are awesome! Wish we had one...More

Thank PappsDev
Reviewed 23 September 2017

Scotch Wine Bar was recommended to us by the hosts of the Motel we were staying at - and it didn't disappoint. The exterior belies its true class - excellent wait staff, with a superb menu and meals meant for sharing. Truly enjoyable, I especially...More

Thank julienjeffscott
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

Extensive wine list with 400+ to choose from. Suitable if you're just wanting a casual drink, nibble and a full meal. Menu changes every week. Highly recommended.

Thank SanjTripNZ
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

Walking in to Scotch it has an excellent buzz....warm and friendly it is a great start for the evening. The tapas menu is excellent combined with a great wine list, passionate friendly staff makes it a place you want to revisit. If your staying in...More

Thank GoodyNZ
Reviewed 23 June 2017

I went a few nights ago for a drink with a couple of friends, the staff were very friendly, and the place had a lovely atmosphere. Unfortunately I didn't get a chance to try the food so we'll definitely be going back to try it.

Thank Amelia H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$28
Bar, Wine Bar, New Zealand, European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26 Maxwell Road, Blenheim 7201, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Marlborough Region  >  Blenheim
  • Phone Number: +64 3-579 1176
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