We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

Quench Restaurant + Wine Bar

€€ - €€€
New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Cnr High & Henry Streets, Blenheim, New Zealand (Formerly Quench Restaurant and Bar)
+64 3-578 0064
Website
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

81 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 77: English reviews
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My partner and I were really excited to try out the newly renovated Quench restaurant. However, we were severely disappointed in the competence of overall management. It was obviously a busy night but most tables seemed to have reservations, meaning that the under-staffing was intentional. Poor communication between teams. However, the restaurant manager who seated us was lovely and went... More 

Helpful?
Thank Nikki P
Stamford, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
176 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We ate here after the wine and food festival, thinking that it would be easier than going out after a day on our feet at the festival. The decor is modern, in line with the rest of the hotel that has just been decorated and the restaurant overlooked the pool, where there was live music playing. We arrived at 7:30... More 

Helpful?
Thank sjmmarsh
TeamQuench, Manager at Quench Restaurant + Wine Bar, responded to this review

Hi there thanks for the feedback our first live festival weekend with entertainment certainly a bit slow across the board we'll work on that, glad you enjoyed your meals and starter Team Quench More 

Level Contributor
17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our breads and haloumi were wonderful . Partner had salmon and he thought it was delightful. I had venison. The dukah totally overpowered the venison. Venison was beautifuly cooked.

Helpful?
1 Thank Jill A
Ashburton, New Zealand
Level Contributor
12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

For dinner, had fillet steak. Small, well presented and tasty but for the first time ever, there was a hunk of inedible gristle in my steak which was really disappointing. However, followed it up with the best sticky date pudding I've ever had! Lots of sweet sauce and extremely satisfying 😃 Breakfast was worth 2 stars at most. Advertised in... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank sbdrep
Christchurch, New Zealand
Level Contributor
30 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went to Quench with family and were very happy with everything. The food was lovely - good steaks and chicken - the service was very good and the prices were reasonable. We will be back.

Helpful?
Thank GruntaNZ
Blenheim, New Zealand
Level Contributor
79 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017

We ate here on our last night in Blenheim and it was well worth the wait. Although the restaurant was busy we were never left unattended and along with the food and wine a very fulfilling and satisfying night was had by all.

Helpful?
Thank rarowhere
TeamQuench, Manager at Quench Restaurant + Wine Bar, responded to this review

Hey thanks for your great review Team Quench More 

Wellington, New Zealand
Level Contributor
27 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017

Recently renovated, the Chateau Marlborough and Quench Restaurant in particular needs a visit. Entrees were Scallops (superb fig chutney) and very light Calamari. For mains we enjoyed the Venison, Steak and lamb rump. All meals were excellent and definitely will return. Good selection of wines to top off a great evening.

Helpful?
Thank Golfers13
TeamQuench, Manager at Quench Restaurant + Wine Bar, responded to this review

Thanks for the great review glad you enjoyed your stay and remember to add the figs last if they're fresh off your tree Team Quench More 

Wollongong, Australia
Level Contributor
19 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017

We kept coming back to this restaurant during our stay at the Chateau Marlborough as the food was so good. Every dish is thoughtfully prepared using the best, fresh ingredients which provides an exquisite dining experience. The Christmas lunch was divine and the perfect celebration whilst away from home. The staff are friendly and attentive. But the food is (rightly)... More 

Helpful?
Thank Danae L
TeamQuench, Manager at Quench Restaurant + Wine Bar, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your great feedback it was our pleasure Team quench More 

Koromiko,, New Zealand
Level Contributor
16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016

The setting is very lovely , The young lady that served us , was very good other than English was her second language need to repeat ourselves a few time to be understood . maybe a little more training in the serving was needed . Meal was ok very tasty , dessert for one of our party was missing the... More 

Helpful?
Thank Gillian N
TeamQuench, Manager at Quench Restaurant + Wine Bar, responded to this review

Thanks for your feedback we will have a chat with the team Kind Regards Quench More 

Perth, Western Australia
Level Contributor
40 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016

While staying at Lugano Motor Lodge, it was only a 2 minute walk to Quench Restaurant which also has boutique luxury accommodation. This restaurant has an elegant ambience, but at the same time cosy and relaxing. There is a great fire-place for cold nights. There is a sensibly sized menu with a good range of choices. The food that we... More 

Helpful?
Thank DavidJP48
TeamQuench, Manager at Quench Restaurant + Wine Bar, responded to this review

Hi There Thanks for your great review it was a pleasure to have you for dinner and dessert we look foreword to seeing you again! Team Quench More 

Travellers who viewed Quench Restaurant + Wine Bar also viewed

Blenheim, Marlborough Region
Blenheim, Marlborough Region
 
Blenheim, Marlborough Region
 

Been to Quench Restaurant + Wine Bar? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$11 - US$25
Cuisine
New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cnr High & Henry Streets, Blenheim, New Zealand (Formerly Quench Restaurant and Bar)
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Marlborough Region  >  Blenheim
  • Phone Number: +64 3-578 0064
Description
100% locally owned and operated, Quench is a relaxed, modern Restaurant that offers a versatile dining experience - whether you are visiting us on business, a romantic escape or a family treat. Indulge in a taste of Marlborough in a 5 Star environment without the 5 Star price!

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Quench Restaurant + Wine Bar staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?