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de Burgh's Bistro @ Hotel d'Urville

52 Queen Street, Blenheim 7201, New Zealand
+64 3-577 9945
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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European, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
52 Queen Street, Blenheim 7201, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We walked around Blenheim town centre to decide where we would eat that evening. We liked the look of the menu that was displayed on the wall outside of de Burgh's Bistro at the Hotel d'Urville. We booked a table and so pleased we did....More

1  Thank MAXINE B
Reviewed 4 days ago

We came here for dinner last winter on a Saturday night believing we would have a special meal as it had a great reputation. However this was far from true, the place was not busy - about four tables occupied but despite that we were...More

Thank cowgirlNZ
Reviewed 7 December 2017

Our wedding anniversary dinner, absolutely perfect venue for our celebratory dinner. On arrival we were offered complementary glasses of champagne, a great start. Our starters, mains and deserts were all delicious and beautifully presented. The staff were attentive and the maître d' had a good...More

Thank Brixy
Reviewed 6 December 2017

Traveling with several business colleagues, we stayed at Hotel d'Urville in Blenheim. It was a Monday evening and the restaurant is normally closed. Our host made special arrangements with the hotel and the restaurant, opening just for us. This was excellent and shows how accommodating...More

Thank Greg H
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Loved the high quality of the food. Nothing was a bother I was unable to have something in my dish so they just worked around it and was wonderful. Service could not be faulted. A great place to meet and dine. Well done to all...More

1  Thank Martin H
Reviewed 22 September 2017

Dined for first time since the restaurant changed its name. The food was attractively presented and cooked to our liking, Service was good, a limited "Winter" Wine List was presented (I didn't see the prices). Service was good overall but plates etc were whipped away...More

Thank Lyn B
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Surprised this place doesn't have higher ratings. Had an outstanding meal with business colleagues. Really comfortable room, very lovely. Excellent and knowledgeable service, and a nice, although rather limited menu. Great selection of wines and beers. All of our meals were beautifully presented and outstanding....More

Thank yecats59
DurvilleManager, Manager at de Burgh's Bistro @ Hotel d'Urville, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2017

Thank you very much for your kind feedback, We do endeavor to give our guests the best possible experience and appreciate hearing from you. We look forward to seeing you again in the future.

Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

Having dined at 2 other hotel restaurants I wasn't expecting much. Was pleasantly surprised with the high quality of service and food. Although on the more expensive side when go again.

Thank SanjTripNZ
Reviewed 14 July 2017

We were celebrating an anniversary and wanted something a bit more special and some fine dining. We certainly were not disappointed in our evening at Hotel dÚrville. The service was very good, the food excellent and ambiance good, inspite of the very wet weather outside....More

Thank Fiona O
DurvilleManager, Manager at de Burgh's Bistro @ Hotel d'Urville, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2017

Thank you very much for your kind feedback, We are glad to hear you and your partner had a wonderful time at our establishment. We appreciate hearing from you and look forward to seeing you upon your return to Blenheim.

Reviewed 11 July 2017

We enjoyed our meal at this recently rebranded restaurant. Excellent menu selection at very reasonable prices, accompanied by a fine wine list which offers tastes for all ( as well as those on a budget). The staff are friendly and attentive.

Thank Leeanne65
DurvilleManager, Manager at de Burgh's Bistro @ Hotel d'Urville, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2017

Thank you very much for your kind feedback, We appreciate hearing from you and look forward to seeing you again in the future.

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Debbie D
4 January 2018|
Response from DurvilleManager | Property representative |
Hi, We have a continental breakfast buffett which is NZD$15.00 per person,thanks,Wendi
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Private Dining, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 52 Queen Street, Blenheim 7201, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Marlborough Region  >  Blenheim
  • Phone Number: +64 3-577 9945
  • E-mail
de Burgh's Bistro at Hotel d'Urville has an excellent reputation for serving great food made with local produces and featuring the best of Marlborough wines on their extensive wine list.
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