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Anchor Bar & Grill

62 Vickerman St, Nelson 7001, New Zealand
+64 3-546 6614
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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“scallops” (34 reviews)
“seafood” (34 reviews)
“surf and turf” (9 reviews)
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Bar, Seafood, European, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
62 Vickerman St, Nelson 7001, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good food, generous portions. Not super-cheap, but super-convenient. Had dinner delivered every night for three night stay.

Thank BronwynCarlisle
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ordered from room service at Harbourside motorlodge. The meal was very big, and great, service and delivery was quick,

Thank Macgif
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great, GREAT food. Delicious, nice location, seagulls present an extra attraction😜 can take a while to get the food, but it will make up for the wait!

Thank BaseNL
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Untrained young staff resulted in bad service and nearly overcharging with final insult of a surcharge.

Thank Sue C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Food was good but very expensive for the dishes we ordered. Location lovely. It was very hot in the restaurant. 1/2 the staff were unwelcoming and service was terrible.

Thank gwf3010
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We called in on a busy pre-Christmas lunchtime but were quickly seated and although the service was fairly slow, this was expected on a day when there were many work lunches going on and the place was packed. Staff were unfailingly calm and polite and...More

Thank Loreen B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We called to make a reservation, phone manner of staff was somewhat abrupt. General feel we got from staff was that they were tired. Perhaps a little overwhelmed and understaffed at this time of year. Also did not have much knowledge of the wine list...More

Thank Bart B
Reviewed 18 December 2017 via mobile

5/5 thumbs great food, great staff! Food was to die for, awesome views on the marina while sitting outside only down side was the second we left our outside table, seagulls swarmed! But meh can’t help that

Thank Charlotte E
Reviewed 13 December 2017

Consistently good and filling meals at appropriate prices, friendly service, and with superb views (especially from the outdoor seating area) over the Nelson Marina.

Thank JohnandTracy_L
Reviewed 12 December 2017

Great view, awful food!!!! Food was tasteless and full of salt. Blah. I would not go back. Service was mediocre at best.

Thank Tanya T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, View, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 62 Vickerman St, Nelson 7001, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Nelson-Tasman Region  >  Nelson
  • Phone Number: +64 3-546 6614
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