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Chart Room

25 Waikawa Road, Picton 7220, New Zealand
+64 3-573 7002
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good33%
  • Average12%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible8%
12 May 2018
“Not much for Vegans”
14 Feb 2018
“Dinner for two”
Closed Now
New Zealand, Seafood, International
$$ - $$$
25 Waikawa Road, Picton 7220, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 June 2018

A great dining experience with very attentive staff. The complementary cheese platter was exceptional and the best vegetable soup ever.

Thank JennyM398
Reviewed 16 May 2018

We were very disappointed with the meals at this restaurant. As we are vegetarians, we had (as usual) very few choices. The chefs first mistake was to replace things on the menu without informing the waiter - who then obviously did not inform us! Ordering...More

Thank travelsavvy2016
Pictonyachtclubhotel, General Manager at Chart Room, responded to this reviewResponded 17 May 2018

Dear Guest Sorry for the inconvenience caused during the dinner service. The hotel management team has recently changed including the head chef. We are working on our new menu for both breakfast and dinner. If you could provide us opportunity and re-visit us in future,...More

Reviewed 13 May 2018

We stayed at The Picton Yacht Club and this was their restaurant adjacent to reception. Wonderful view across the harbor and into the swimming pool, but the menu was bare of any Vegan / Vegetarian Food BUT the chef made up a vegetarian Thai curry...More

Thank Rodney M
Reviewed 15 February 2018

Wonderful venue however the decor and fit-out is a bit spartan. However the food is excellent and the staff friendly and obliging. Wine list OK without being great.

Thank Bob C
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

We booked here for dinner on the basis of other Trip Advisor reviews. We both ordered the fish of the day. It was inedible. It was stale, tough and extremely salty. I could not get a straight answer from the staff when I asked what...More

Thank Laureen L
Reviewed 9 October 2017

After a long day, travelling, ferry etc, it was so nice to have some light tasty and fresh cuisine with a great wine before retiring.

Thank soletravelgirl
Reviewed 28 May 2017

Most hotel restaurants are ... meh. But the Chart Room, with its young and talented Sikh chef, is a pleasant surprise. The chef punches well above his weight, since he told us he had never been to culinary school. His cooking was outstanding - his...More

Thank Kathleen S
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

We had a delightful dinner. The fish was delicious - gurnard on lentils with a saffron sauce. The side of veges perfectly cooked and the desert of loose creme brûlée with fruit absolutely delicious. The service was prompt & professional & very pleasant. Also loved...More

Thank conaglenm
Reviewed 24 March 2017

We had eaten here before and were disapointed Not this time , What a huge improvement. The staff very friendly . Service excellent. Food fab we both had 3 courses couldn't fault a thing. Very good choice on the menu Had my cheese board for...More

Thank glenys_8
Reviewed 19 February 2017

Chart Room restaurant is part of the Picton Yacht Club Hotel. Had dinner in our room, fish and chips. We were assured the fish was local catch and it was delicious. The chips were cooked to perfection and the aloi sauce was to die for....More

Thank CandE_Evans
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
New Zealand, Seafood, International
Drinks, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 10:00 AM
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 AM
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 AM
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 AM
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 AM
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 AM
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 AM
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25 Waikawa Road, Picton 7220, New Zealand (Formerly Yacht Club)
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Marlborough Region  >  Picton
  • Phone Number: +64 3-573 7002
  • E-mail
The Chartroom Restaurant specialises in a relaxed, casual dining experience, featuring international fare created with the freshest of local produce from this exceptional region. The wine list offers a taste of New Zealand's wine-making excellence. Perfect for a pre-dinner beverage is the charming, on-site Boatshed Bar.
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