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623 on the Rocks - CLOSED

623 Rocks Road | Across From Tahuna Beach, Nelson, New Zealand
+64 3-548 6230
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  • Excellent13%
  • Very good29%
  • Average24%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible21%
21 Mar 2016
“Handy to beach”
7 Jan 2016
“Very disappointing and slack service”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Bar, Cafe, Seafood, International, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
623 Rocks Road | Across From Tahuna Beach, Nelson, New Zealand
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11 - 20 of 106 reviews

Reviewed 22 May 2015 via mobile

We had a birthday dinner for my mum last night (22nd May) and had a wonderful time,Adam who was in charge of our table was brilliant,so friendly and extremely helpful and made our dinner most enjoyable,many thanks Adam. Food was also great.

Thank Kiltmad
Reviewed 12 May 2015

We stayed two nights in the apartments above 623 and decided on our first night to dime at the restaurant. Good choice. Friendly staff and a good varied menu. As it was Mother's Day there had been a clean-out of a couple of items on...More

Thank RicknSimon
Reviewed 10 May 2015

Myself and my partner went out for tea . The service was good , very attentive and lenght between courses perfect . We ordered a garlic bread started and a drink which both arrived in a couple of mins. Then we had our mains ,...More

Thank I93CJstevem
Reviewed 4 May 2015

creative drinks, nice terrace, yummy fish & chips, and tasty steaks. just such a pity its so close to the main road.

Thank UltimateHC
Reviewed 25 April 2015

My partner and I decided to have breakfast out during our recent trip to Nelson. We stopped in at 623 as it wasn't overly busy and it looked to have a nice atmosphere. After ordering our coffee and food from the bar we were told...More

Thank aldo h
Reviewed 22 April 2015

Went in for $15 steak night. Good, but nothing stood out, just another bar serving food. Waitress wasn't very efficient but she made us giggle so we didn't mind...

Thank annlsh
Reviewed 20 April 2015

ok experience, average service, kids enjoyed themselves but we weren't made to feel really welcome, overall value barely average. Food was only just average and kids meals looked like they were straight out of a watties bag

Thank Hurricanes007
Reviewed 17 April 2015

Ate here twice while in Nelson. Both times the meal was really good. Service is friendly. The area is clean and warm. Mens toilets are quaint with buckets for the men, a real talking point.

Thank Viv64360
Reviewed 10 April 2015

We booked a table and found the place virtually empty on arrival. We received our starters quickly and then waited over an hour for our main course. We watched others come and go and asked the waiting staff for our food - to no avail,...More

3  Thank Adrian H
Reviewed 5 April 2015 via mobile

My husband's son was holding a 'Meet and Greet' prior his wedding day to catch up with all families, close friends and relatives. As far I could recall the atmosphere was pleasant, slow service delivery, but not from the bartender. He did great Margarita for...More

Thank ogswoman
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$5 - US$21
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 623 Rocks Road | Across From Tahuna Beach, Nelson, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Nelson-Tasman Region  >  Nelson
  • Phone Number: +64 3-548 6230
  • E-mail
We are situated across the road from Tahuna Beach, we have fabulous indoor out door dining, Family friendly WE are here to please and give you a great experience on our menu we have a great variety Chowder, Salmon, Steak, Pastas, Salads with Vegetarian & Gluten Free options Breakfast ,Lunch, Dinner & Desserts. Wine, Beer and wide choice of beverages.
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