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Arbour

$$$$, European,
36 Godfrey Road | Rd2, Blenheim 7272, New Zealand
+64 3-572 7989
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Overview
  • Excellent86%
  • Very good9%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“venison” (17 reviews)
“clams” (12 reviews)
“tasting menu” (7 reviews)
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Contemporary, European, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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36 Godfrey Road | Rd2, Blenheim 7272, New Zealand
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Reviewed yesterday

had 5.0 on tripadvisor, so we booked in good time during our stay. What a great meal, i.e. the big menu with winepairings, and great combination, super service. The Many Menu seven course with papardelle, pork belly, venison, lamb etc... Local TOP wine Dog Point...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank perbuhl
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a wonderful dining experience last night. As it was a celebration we had the ' Many' ( seven course) menu. The food was delicious with a focus on local ingredients. The staff were friendly and welcoming. Nothing was a bother. A great night...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank CathrinO12
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We dined at Arbour as this had been recommended by our hotel (The Peppertree). The menu is different in that you choose whether you would like 3 4 or 5 courses and under these categories are different choices. We choose 4 courses and the restaurant...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Happy L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our reunions normally include restaurants and vineyards. Arbour was recommended to us and we were not disappointed. The ambience, service and food were excellent. The wine list was amazing.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Steammango
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fizzing atmosphere set the scene for a great meal in this restaurant. Knowledgable server / sommelier talked us through the dishes and the best accompanying wines. Fun experience, good food, presented with imagination.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank addis0ns1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely outstanding 7 course dinner with local wines. The children were served age appropriate versions which were also devoured. Wonderful service - loved the glasses the kids hot chocolates were served in too! A fabulous end to a long day of driving. What an asset...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Brollysim
Reviewed December 13, 2018

Liz and Bradley provide an excellent, truly excellent menu whether the tasting menu or mix & match for a personal a la carte. The wine pairing suggestion worked perfectly with the chosen meals. Jackson provided an education in wine - especially his father's wine. So...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank geoffreyg743
Reviewed November 30, 2018

Take the food and wine experience option, then settle in and prepare to be wow'ed. The food is so fresh, creative and delicious and when it is paired with wine from the Marlborough region, you get an amazing experience of the local produce and local...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank PJSGFJ95
Reviewed November 15, 2018

Locals to Blenheim will know this restaurant well. For us, being tourists from the UK, it was a new experience and what a wonderful one is was. The setting in a vineyard gives a romantic setting, the staff are very pleasant and helpful, particularly lovely...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Ted H
Reviewed November 15, 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed pre drinks while studying the set menu choices. The choice of starters, mains and deserts was pleasingly wide & varied. The owners are Liz (front of house) and Bradley (chef). Liz is charm personified, friendly and helpful. The food created and presented by...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Adamthegardener
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DonP1259
June 16, 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
$11 - $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, Scenic view, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
Tuesday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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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