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Arbour

€€€€, European,
36 Godfrey Road | Rd2, Blenheim 7272, New Zealand
+64 3-572 7989
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Overview
  • Excellent86%
  • Very good10%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“venison” (16 reviews)
“clams” (11 reviews)
“tasting menu” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
Contemporary, European, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€€€
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LOCATION
36 Godfrey Road | Rd2, Blenheim 7272, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 265 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

As expat locals who have recently moved back to NZ we spent some time in our old stomping ground of Blenheim. It’s is finally so good to see a restaurant taking the food scene to the next level in this area which is dominated by...More

Thank ShazTKmo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we had a lovely meal here! truly five star cooking, especially the desserts! thank you for looking after me and my daughters.

Thank ponyopololo
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Wonderful food and service in a beautiful setting.We had the feed me menu with matching wines, well recommended.

1  Thank helenm577
Reviewed 21 June 2018

We picked this restaurant to celebrate my husband's birthday and also to end our 3 weeks trip in South New Zealand.The restaurant is outside the town, the sign is not too outstanding, had to watch for it.There is no sign at the door, but the...More

Thank itcheetam
Reviewed 21 June 2018 via mobile

We have been meaning to visit Arbour since arriving on Marlborough 18 months ago but somehow the opportunity never came around. So many people have recommended Arbour and as foodies ourselves - had very high expectations and hoped we wouldn’t be disappointed. We weren’t! In...More

1  Thank GDS9664
Reviewed 19 June 2018

We visit NZ every other year ad always try to fit in a meal at Arbour. The staff are fabulous, the restaurant laid back, light and airy with tables spaced out enough so you’re not sitting on top of the next table. There is always...More

1  Thank Jfh2805
Reviewed 6 June 2018

My husband and I share the same birthday and we chose Arbour to celebrate. What a superb and memorable evening we had. The service from Jackson was outstanding. He was genuine, welcoming and made our evening even more enjoyable. We ate some amazing creative dishes...More

1  Thank stu.michNz
Reviewed 8 May 2018

My husband and I visited on Saturday 5th May, the last night of our trip to Singapore, Australia and New Zealand. We were warmly welcomed and the service throughout the evening was attentive without being over the top. We opted for the 4 course menu...More

Thank Angela B
Reviewed 2 May 2018

Everyone should have the Prep Bench experience at Arbour at least once in their lives. Sitting amongst the action, watching the guys at work and learning about the thought, effort and detail behind each and every ingredient was a true privilege. Under Bradley's quiet leadership,...More

1  Thank MandyScottMackie
Reviewed 30 April 2018

Loved the experience as it was our first time in Blenheim. Liz and the team delivered wonderful service and some of the food was much so more than what we could have anticipated. Some extremely interesting dishes including fig leaf ice-cream (go figure). It goes...More

1  Thank Kyle M
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Don P
16 June 2016|
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Response from ArbourDining | Property representative |
Hi Don, Thank you so much for your interest. If you scroll to the bottom of the web page you will see a black button 'View Our Menus' which will take you to the links. I the have 'Dinner Menu' and 'Beverage Menu' on this... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$11 - US$26
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, View
Open Hours
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 36 Godfrey Road | Rd2, Blenheim 7272, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Marlborough Region  >  Blenheim
  • Phone Number: +64 3-572 7989
  • E-mail
Description
Modern cuisine, an exciting beverage list and warm, friendly service, in the heart of Marlborough's renowned wine growing region. With a focus on seasonal, local produce, Arbour offers an a la carte menu or a 'Just Feed Me' option where the chefs will send you three, four or 'MANY' courses reflecting the ingredients they are featuring that day. Only two minutes from Marlborough Airport and Renwick, or just an eight minute drive from Blenheim.
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