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The Grape Escape

Mc Shane Rd, Richmond, New Zealand
+64 3-544 4341
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good34%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“lunch” (50 reviews)
“venison pie” (6 reviews)
“nasi goreng” (8 reviews)
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10:00 AM - 4:00 PMAll hours
Cafe, New Zealand, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Mc Shane Rd, Richmond, New Zealand
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Reviewed 6 days ago

A lovely cafe, in a gorgeous garden setting, sat on a large deck overlooking the garden while drinking a coffee. Lovely staff who were quick and helpful and the cheese scone, wow one of the best ever. And best of all they didn't heat it...More

1  Thank LouiseJ1961
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent Food, great location and surroundings but unfortunately the staff requires some refreshers in Customer Service and courtesy. Although we appreciated that the restaurant was very busy, staff wasted no time to tell us just that. Sorry we were a nuisance for you - won’t...More

3  Thank vsdcruiser
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went for late lunch with wifes friends. Had a couple of big breakfasts, couple of seafood salads, two kids meals & greek filo pastry. My observations: big breakfast had no hashbrowns which are mandatory (kids breakkie had these). Seafood salad had little seafood. Kids pizza...More

2  Thank Simi T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food is quite good, but service is lacking. No complimentary water for us, our special requests are ignored (for only two dishes ordered), and someone must work on body odour. No matter how good the food can be, or the arrangements to make up...More

1  Thank Higuma2017
Reviewed November 17, 2017

We came here to meet another couple for lunch, remembering from a previous visit to Nelson some years back, a beautiful sharing platter. Much to our disappointment, the menu was brand new and there are no long platters on offer (as shown on some of...More

4  Thank SharonWindust
Reviewed November 9, 2017 via mobile

This place has a lovely outside area and covered deck area. There is some rabbits and play area for the kids. We had lunch with a extensive menu and everybody loved there lunch. But let me tell you the cake / desert selection is yum!!...More

1  Thank owlesey
Reviewed November 5, 2017 via mobile

Great food, great atmosphere with plenty of outdoor seating. Nice vibe and a great place to bring the kids, small playground and bunny rabbits.

1  Thank Alysha V
Reviewed October 27, 2017 via mobile

Brunch for us all was absolutely delicious. Love how you have a kids menu with a breakfast choice. We ordered coffees & 8 meals, all were ready in a reasonable time too. Staff were really friendly. The outdoor area has a playground for the kids...More

3  Thank Natarsha S
Reviewed October 2, 2017

We enjoyed our coffee and a small bite. I was a little disappointed in the cappuccino as it had very little foam.

2  Thank Hawean
Reviewed September 25, 2017

Went out and had a lovely lunch and great dessert. Staff helpful and atmosphere great. Very popular spot.

1  Thank Phoebe D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Business meetings, Special occasions, Large groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mc Shane Rd, Richmond, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Nelson-Tasman Region  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: +64 3-544 4341
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