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) #17 of 87 Restaurants in Blenheim ££ - £££ , ,
26 Maxwell Road, Blenheim 7201, New Zealand
+64 3-579 1176
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good23%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“ramen” (3 reviews)
“gnocchi” (6 reviews)
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Bar, Wine Bar, New Zealand, European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
26 Maxwell Road, Blenheim 7201, New Zealand
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Reviewed 24 November 2016

The food is great here but go for the wine. By the half glass, glass or bottle, the range of is unbelievable. 345 different wines I think they said and some really interesting ones too. Our server was knowlegable about the vineyards that we hadn't...More

1  Thank LocalTouristNZ
Reviewed 17 November 2016

What a find - this bar and restaurant is a stylish little oasis without being pretentious! This is the second time I've eaten here in almost as many weeks... the shared plates are absolutely delicious and the service is welcoming, warm and professional..

1  Thank kiwisabroad2015
Reviewed 9 November 2016

Best wine list in NZ might may be an exaggeration, but it is a pretty amazing list for a small town on the South Island. It was a Monday night and the restaurant was actually closed, however, there was a private function that was about...More

1  Thank Papamoabill
Reviewed 7 November 2016

The menu isn't extensive but the food was excellent. They encourage share plates but we had steaks and they were excellent. They have a large wine room as well.

Thank Quiet-Pair
A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

dropped in to see if we could get a seat. very friendly and helpful. soon seated and viewing a magnificent wine list. food plates to share. buttermilk chicken and paua wontons delicious. salad a bit of a disappointment but overall a great evening.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Friends and I walked past this venue the night before and it was busy so made a point of returning the following night. Staff was great upon arrival but took time to return to us to take our drink orders. Granted there was a large...More

Thank Wayne J
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

We visited for the Ramen pop up event, on the Sunday evening. We were squeezed in (gratefully so) for the first seating. My partner and I tried everything on the menu. Each starter was simply delicious, offering a unique flavour and texture from the other...More

Thank jeremylittle
Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

It's very busy late but after work it's my fave spot in town Passable bar food great service n cocktails Occasional pop up eats are fun. In a town so lacking good fun eateries Scotch stands out

1  Thank yogimon
Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

I visited the Ramen Pop Up on Monday and got to enjoy a wonderful Ramen combined with great wine! I regularly eat at the Ramen Shop in Wellington and thought I would come along to this night and I wasn't disappointed. The meal was great...More

1  Thank 8Patsy8
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

I see the reviews on here about how great this place is & wonder how my friends and I lucked out so badly last night with the food & service? Went to the pop up ramen at Scotch last night, we weren't happy with our...More

1  Thank Nattie_gal
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$29
Bar, Wine Bar, New Zealand, European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
16:00 - 00:00
16:00 - 00:00
16:00 - 00:00
16:00 - 00:00
16:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26 Maxwell Road, Blenheim 7201, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Marlborough Region  >  Blenheim
  • Phone Number: +64 3-579 1176
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