Category Archives: Nelson

The Monaco Kitchen

The Monaco Kitchen at the Grand Monaco Resort, Nelson was formerly known as Orangerie until it recent name change earlier this year. We received complimentary breakfast with our room rate where breakfast was served from 7am to 10.30am.  Located next to the … Continue reading

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Jellyfish Cafe and Bar

Jellyfish Cafe is located on the shores of Mapua offering a good selection of food with a Mediterranean influences.   The cafe has an abundance of seating both indoors and out, which is fairly sheltered and great on those sunny … Continue reading

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Zumo Coffee House

Zumo coffee is a local coffee roaster in Nelson with its own store serving a selection of coffee from single origin to mixed blends.

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La Gourmandise

La Gourmandise is a French creperie/cafe come restaurant in the evenings, serving both galettes, crepes and larger main meals of the French classics such as cassoulet, steak, fish stew, however their dinner menu changes monthly to allow for variety.

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Where to eat Fish and Chips in Nelson

Not having pre-planned our weekend trip to nelson we decided to make some impromptu snack breaks as Plus 1 wanted to have some fish and chip.   We popped into two fish and chip stores where the prices seem to … Continue reading

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Lambretta’s Cafe

I was drawn into this cafe primarily of their display of old Lambrettas both indoors and outdoors that is no longer in use.  We walked in, hoping to find something for lunch, unfortunately there was nothing on the menu really tickled my … Continue reading

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The Boat Shed

Having heard good reviews about The Boat Shed in Nelson and is an iconic local restaurant situated along the waterfront. I had earlier made a reservation for dinner, but then as we drove by around lunchtime, Plus decided that we … Continue reading

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