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Harry's Bar

296 Trafalgar Street, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
+64 3-539 0905
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good39%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Bar, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
296 Trafalgar Street, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very busy, nice atmosphere attentive bar staff, delicious moctails good beer and winePleasant place to meet friends for a drink. Good food reasonably priced, very enjoyable evening.

Thank Hellfire28
Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

I was in Nelson for a conference and tried this restaurant which had the option to sit outside. The evening was mild so it was nice to be able to enjoy the evening bustle of Nelson's main street. I had the garlic prawn starter followed...More

Thank Drew H
Reviewed 5 March 2018

We like the relaxed atmosphere (inside or outside) or Harry's Bar. The food is satisfying. I especially like the squid salad which tastes clean and spicy. Sitting inside by the fire in the winter is also quite nice.

Thank Jane P
Reviewed 4 March 2018

My Husband and I have been to this restaurant 3 times and have found the food exceptional, took my sister and her husband and they loved it also

Thank Toscanini6
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

We came here late at night for dessert and we were frankly a little underwhelmed with the food. It was neither good or bad just edible. There was only filter coffee available which in the coffee culture of today is a bit lacking. There were...More

Thank millymolly25
Reviewed 27 February 2018 via mobile

In on a Friday night for drinks, the place was pumping with large numbers on the outdoor seating. Live entertainment provided (shared with the Cod and Lobster next door) was very entertain, and scrumptious tasters!

Thank KoF127
Reviewed 23 February 2018

Local craft beers and cider on tap plus the friendly ambience makes this a great watering hole. We've yet to eat here though all food items looked very enticing.

Thank Kaptainrob
Reviewed 9 February 2018

A real buzz and a great place for a relaxed drink. Full bar and great wines with friendly, prompt service.

Thank karenjG2649DT
Reviewed 26 January 2018

Food was delightful, flavoursome and beautifully presented. Chopsticks or forks - your choice. Popular eaterie.

Thank Magrt2016
Reviewed 22 January 2018

We went with a group of friends, most of whom enjoyed their meals (the curries and duck legs) though the two of us who ordered steak were disappointed. The steak was well cooked but the pepper sauce on the menu turned out to be a...More

Thank SusanPine
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 1:00 AM
4:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 296 Trafalgar Street, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Nelson-Tasman Region  >  Nelson
  • Phone Number: +64 3-539 0905
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