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Tony's Lord Nelson Restaurant

37 Victoria St, Auckland 1001, New Zealand
379-4564
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Ranked #92 of 1,255 Restaurants in Auckland
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Sun - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Fri 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Cuisines: Steakhouse, Australian, Continental
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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English first
Christchurch, New Zealand
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74 reviews 74 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014 NEW via mobile

This restaurant is famous in Auckland and was touted to me by a trusted colleague as "being amongst the the best in the city"; it is not. The decor is dated and whilst the food is averagely tasty the service is surly, or maybe just our waitress was the problem. I would not recommend this restaurant.

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Sarasota, Florida
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20 reviews 20 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014 NEW

Very good food but not cheap. Excellent fish and chips, just what I was looking for. Ask, they will split your bill!!!

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Melbourne, Australia
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19 reviews 19 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

We have been going to this restaurant for over 30 years and have NEVER had a bad meal. The steaks are huge and the best I've ever had. Their chips are crispy, salad great and they change their vegetable options regularly. They also have a lunchtime menu which is a little cheaper but still a huge meal. Staff here are... More

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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Was visiting relatives in Auckland and were taken to Tony's for dinner on labour day Monday. I have been pondering this review for over a week now since I dislike giving a bad review when it's based on a single visit but others have the right to know so here goes. The food was rather poor. The New York cuts... More

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San Jose, California, United States
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32 reviews 32 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

This restaurant looks sort of cool inside and out. Has a sort of gothic feel and is properly lit for this environment. However, I recommend you just peek in the door and possibly dine elsewhere. My drink was a Cosmopolitan, clearly made by someone who seldom makes those. But that is not a deal breaker for me. The menu fails... More

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Been coming here for years, this is our place to go when we just want a great steak. Nice atmosphere, make sure you sit in the downstairs booths if there is only a couple of you, upstairs is a bit soulless. Always guaranteed to have a great steak cooked perfectly every tome.

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2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

My wife chose the restaurant and first impressions were average. The place looks like it is trapped in a 80's time warp, and not in a good way. Entrée was mussels and crumbed scallops. The mussels were delicious but the scallops were obviously frozen. The seafood platter for two was another disappointment, frozen "fresh" prawns drowning in cocktail sauce, smoked... More

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Gibraltar
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

We enjoyed the menu, specially steak We wanted a good steak while in New Zealand and found this place just walking around. We were not disappointed. Excellent steak, simple menu and concept. Value for money.

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Hong Kong, China
Top Contributor
81 reviews 81 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

We had an excellent set lunch featuring rib eye steak at a very reasonable price. I liked the wine list very much while the wine on offer could be paired well with the food. The decor accentuates the maritime theme well. Old Horatio may have liked to have squired Lady Hamilton there as he would have felt so shipshape and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

This restaurant was located a few doors up from where we were staying. From the outside you had no idea until you walked in of the lovely interior. Cosy booths, ornate fretwork and lighting. Very friendly staff and best of all a great menu. The food was really nice as was the atmosphere.

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Additional Information about Tony's Lord Nelson Restaurant

Address: 37 Victoria St, Auckland 1001, New Zealand
Phone Number: 379-4564
Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland Region  >  Auckland
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm  12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Tuesday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm  12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm  12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Thursday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm  12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Friday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm  12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: Steakhouse, Australian, Continental

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