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Taylor Restaurant

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European, Australian
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42 Alfred Street | Clubs of Marlborough, Blenheim 7201, New Zealand
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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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92 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I ate here recently for the first time and can find nothing to fault. The food was beautifully cooked and generous and the service was prompt and friendly. It's a lovely place to sit looking over the river and it's quiet too. Will definitely be back.

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Blenheim, New Zealand
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48 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Clubs of Marlborough have struggled with this restaurant since its inception. Having eaten there on a number of occasions (mainly due to being a member and trying to support it) all we could say is the menu and presentation still leaves a lot to be desired as food seems to be not much different than the Bistro next door.... More 

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27 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 14, 2016 via mobile

We went to the Taylor Restaurant before a Show. Although ,we had booked to allow plenty of time, courses were very slow coming out. Our Entree arrived very promptly as did our drinks, but then there was a 42 minute wait for our Mains. The Waitresses were friendly and attentive and the food was well presented and tasty. It was... More 

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Picton, New Zealand
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106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 136 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 19, 2016

We were using a birthday voucher. Started badly when the reservation we had made earlier that day was not in the system. Despite the restaurant being completely empty this seemed to cause some angst. Got seated and were served promptly. Not a great range on the menu - not really any different from what you can order in the main... More 

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Blenheim, New Zealand
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 27, 2016

We recently had a meal at the Taylor Restaurant. We were pleased to see the menu had changed and had new options to choose from. Our main was really good although the steak was probably medium rather than medium rare. The dessert was stunning and we would happily go there again just for the dessert. They are working on improving... More 

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Blenheim, Marlborough, New Zealand
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77 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 23, 2016

Been to Taylor Room several times over the years and been through various Chefs, menu themes and changes. Went last week and discovered it was just the same. Food is better but overpriced for the venue. i.e. $20 for Caesar Salad...( also spelt incorrectly on menu! ) there is just no ambience. ie. small candle on table./no even one flower... More 

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Te Awamutu, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 18, 2015

A few years ago the proprietor of the motel we were staying at recommended that we eat at the Clubs of Marlborough. We took him up on his suggestion and have enjoyed meals there on each of our subsequent visits to Blenheim. The meals are very reasonably priced, are generous and well cooked. Whilst not extensive the menu provided a... More 

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Renwick, New Zealand
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38 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 21, 2015

7 of us went to the Taylor restaurant. all staff were polite, I stated I could not eat capsicum, but both my starter and main came out with capsicum. after the starter came out, I did say to the waitress who took my order, please could you doubly make sure that my main does not have capsicum in it. When... More 

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Blenheim, New Zealand
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140 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2014

Buffet dinner meal for a friend's birthday. In fact there were others celebrating birthdays as well so the noise level was high and speeches very difficult to hear. Food great - especially the ham and apple crumble. Staff attentive and even went and found us some ice cream to go with our dessert. Only recommendation is that bread & butter... More 

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Blenheim, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 25, 2013

if you mean the taylor restaurant which is in the clubs of marborough well yes we are members there and can recommend the taylor restaurant as we go there often.excellent food

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
European, Australian
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 42 Alfred Street | Clubs of Marlborough, Blenheim 7201, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Marlborough Region  >  Blenheim

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?