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The Monaco Kitchen

) #35 of 124 Restaurants in Nelson $$ - $$$ , European, Vegetarian Friendly
6 Point Road | Monaco, Nelson 7011, New Zealand
+64 3-547 0792
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Overview
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
Travelers talk about
“lamb” (18 reviews)
“panna cotta” (3 reviews)
“calamari” (6 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 am - 10:30 pmAll hours
CUISINES
New Zealand, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
6 Point Road | Monaco, Nelson 7011, New Zealand
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Reviewed today via mobile

Just dined at TMK and what a fab night out. The food was sensational from start to finish. Perfect winter menu which left us full and happy on a cold evening, the sous vide lamb shoulder and shank was tender and very tasty. The service...More

Thank Andy R
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Had a wonderful dinner at TMK while away on business last week. Not only was the food exceptional but I loved chatting with Tommy who was running the restaurant. Tommy your service skills are exceptional and I will be back with my family sometime soon....More

1  Thank Kat J
Grand_Mercure_Nelson, Guest Relations Manager at The Monaco Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thanks Kat J for your great review/feedback. It's terrific to read you enjoyed you meal, we quite agree - Tommy's our front-of-house superstar! We look forward to seeing you and your family back again. Warm regards Nick On behalf of the entire team at the...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As an Accor member I booked the Grand Mercure Monaco. I chose to dine in after a long day. What a great decision. TMK offers ambience, awesome atmosphere and the service was exceptional. There was an option for a fixed three course meal however, I...More

1  Thank johnlD5659ZK
Grand_Mercure_Nelson, Guest Relations Manager at The Monaco Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks again johnlD5659ZK for another great review. We look forward to seeing you back with your wife to enjoy the very special setting and ambience of TMK, we're delighted that we were bang on the mark for your first visit - come again soon! Warm...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a glorious evening. The food was simply stunning. We enjoyed the duck spring rolls and panko crumb cheese for starters. Had the lamb main with potato mash for mains and the cheese platter for dessert. Tommy couldn't have done more to help us. Was...More

1  Thank Damien V
Grand_Mercure_Nelson, Guest Relations Manager at The Monaco Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi there Damien V What a pleasure to read your review, I'm delighted to read that you thoroughly enjoyed your meal and that Tommy looked after you - six out of five - we'll take that compliment! We look forward to seeing you back again...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fabulous food! Loved the sharing platter concept. And because we were a group of friends we ordered all 6 of the 'Sharing Plates'. They were ALL fabulous. Beautifully cooked & presented & generous portions. We have also previously tried the 'Small Bites' which are equally...More

3  Thank SueSmithNelson
Grand_Mercure_Nelson, Guest Relations Manager at The Monaco Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi there SueSmithNelson Thanks for your review/feedback - wow, that's some serious sharing to get through all 6 of the sharing plates - I hope you had lots and lots of helpers! Wow - great to know you enjoyed them ALL. High praise to have...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a wonderful meal here. Portions very generous and each dish delectable. We had the calMari salad which was well seasoned and punchy. The lamb feast was to die for - soooo tender and delicious. Accompanying sides that we chose - broccoli with cashews, and...More

1  Thank Vickskix
Grand_Mercure_Nelson, Guest Relations Manager at The Monaco Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Vickskix - thanks for your review/feedback on The Monaco Kitchen It was great to read that you enjoyed your recent dining experience with us, and that you thought the portions very generous and delicious, and the service excellent! We look forward to seeing you again...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Out for dinner as a treat with my Family. Excellent service, we were very pampered & wonderfully attended to. Good was exceptional, presentation, flavours were all amazing. I will be back to enjoy more off the menu on my next trip to Nelson ❤️More

1  Thank hayleyl565
Grand_Mercure_Nelson, Guest Relations Manager at The Monaco Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Hayleyl565 I was delighted to read that you and your family enjoyed a special dinner with us; your comments on the food have been passed on to our Executive Chef and the Food and Beverage Manager. We look forward to welcoming you back again...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A thoroughly enjoyable meal. Everything was delicious. Service was prompt and friendly. Would definitely go againMore

1  Thank Richard C
Grand_Mercure_Nelson, Guest Relations Manager at The Monaco Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi there Richard C Thanks for your endorsement of The Monaco Kitchen after your dining experience with us a few weeks ago, it's great to read that you had a great meal with prompt and friendly service. We look forward to seeing you in the...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious!! Meals here two nights. Impeccable friendly service from Tommy who was fantastic. Meals were to die for. The lamb, fish, beef all yummy!More

1  Thank Pauline Polly B
Grand_Mercure_Nelson, Guest Relations Manager at The Monaco Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Pauline Polly B Wow, the food was "delicious", "yummy" and "to die for" ... I guess you enjoyed it then - terrific - come back for more! I'll pass on your comments about Tommy's impeccable, friendly service. Warm regards Nick On behalf of the...More

Reviewed May 16, 2017

Enjoyed a wonderful meal at the Monaco Kitchen while staying at the Grande Mecure Nelson. While there were some menu items unavailable (Easter Monday) the food that was served was cooked well and tasted great. Tommy was a superb host and is a prime example...More

1  Thank Daniel M
Grand_Mercure_Nelson, Guest Relations Manager at The Monaco Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi there Daniel M Firstly, sorry about the delayed response - I've been away on holiday myself. It was great to read that you enjoyed a wonderful tasty meal at The Monaco Kitchen; Tommy is mostly definitely a superstar host. We look forward to welcoming...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$29
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Large groups, Romantic, Special occasions, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Scenic view, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 10:30 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 10:30 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 10:30 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 Point Road | Monaco, Nelson 7011, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Nelson-Tasman Region  >  Nelson
  • Phone Number: +64 3-547 0792
  • E-mail
Description
The Monaco Kitchen is in a well-known location on the Monaco peninsula (Nelson, New Zealand), presenting a new dining concept in a stunning location. Championing our local produce we aim to provide a sharing experience with small bites, sharing plates and feasts that you can enjoy with your friends, family or your sweetheart
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