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Hopgoods

Travellers' Choice award winner
$$$$
European, New Zealand
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284 Trafalgar Street, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
+64 3-545 7191
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Christchurch, New Zealand
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112 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 276 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Taking my partner to Hopgoods was the only appropriate way of capping off our summer holiday. What a fancy outfit! I had never tasted such beautifully crafted, elegant and textural dishes before. The beef, duck, quail and mousse were EXCEPTIONAL. Washed it all down with a glass of red. The waitress was on point, super friendly and fluent. Would recommend... More 

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2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Without a doubt the best experience I have ever had at a restaurant. The staff were an absolute delight, providing prompt, attentive and genuinely friendly service from the moment we stepped foot in the door to when we left. The food was delicious and beautifully presented. The time and money spent here on dinner was 100% and we will definitely... More 

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Thank jwnz_17
Nelson, New Zealand
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Fantastic Never disappointed.A cut above any other Nelson restaurant Highly recommended for a fine dining experience

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Thank Kevin S
Nelson, New Zealand
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27 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Last night we visited Hopgoods for another special anniversary, our close visiting friends were celebrating their 48th! and we a belated 25th. the meal was superb, beautifully presented great atmosphere and really excellent waitress and convivial staff. Very obligingly sorted out my allergy problem. We had a thoroughly enjoyable time and would recommend this restaurant highly. we have never been... More 

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Thank Sue B
Paraparaumu, New Zealand
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67 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Visited on New Years Eve. It was the best meal and service we have experienced in recent times. We can see why Hopgoods have won so many awards. It definitely worth a visit. But it will be expensive if you chose to have multiple courses with great wine.

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Thank Zoe S
Nelson, New Zealand
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Always sensational seasonal food. Ideal place to recommend to any visitor to Nelson. Best fine dining. Everytime. Love it.

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Thank 43georgiek
Nelson, New Zealand
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

You will Never be let down at Hopgoods, guaranteed a wonderful meal and a great varied menu with good wine selections. service excellent too

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Thank nicky r
Nelson, New Zealand
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The wait staff are friendly, the food is superb and the atmosphere makes for a great evening out or celebration.

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Thank Pauline C
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

The best dining experience I've had in 4 years, 5 courses, perfectly matching wines, totally relaxed atmosphere. Loved it, made our wedding anniversary totally great.

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Thank Damian B
Tasman
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16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best food and service in town. Always welcoming and a treat. They have recently added a waiting come bar area. Great addition.

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Thank Tassy7173

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$14 - US$26
Cuisine
European, New Zealand
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 284 Trafalgar Street, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Nelson-Tasman Region  >  Nelson
  • Phone Number: +64 3-545 7191
Description
Good honest local cuisine, served in a casual environment.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?