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Eatery On The Rock Restaurant - CLOSED

2086 Takaka Valley Highway | Tasman Golden Bay Nelson, Takaka 7110, New Zealand
+64 3-525 8096
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Overview
  • Excellent81%
  • Very good15%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
28 Aug 2016
“Delicious lamb dinner”
20 Aug 2015
“Interesting atmosphere??”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
International, European, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
2086 Takaka Valley Highway | Tasman Golden Bay Nelson, Takaka 7110, New Zealand
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Reviews (144)
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11 - 20 of 140 reviews

Reviewed 19 March 2015

The food is well cooked and the menu is interesting but the Eatery really lacked atmosphere. we may have caught it on an off night.More

1  Thank Chris L
Chefie007, Owner at Eatery On The Rock Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 20 March 2015

We are proud of our awarded winning gardens, rustic self designed building, you could have dined alfresco or in side watched the going ons in the open kitchen. Not sure what you are after in the atmosphere department but we provide a beautiful setting light...More

Reviewed 17 March 2015

We stayed at rhe Rock Chalets and ate at their restaurant the first evening. The meal was so good that we ate there on our other 2 evenings with the pleasure of looking forward to choosing something from the menu after a long day out....More

Thank Mike H
Chefie007, Owner at Eatery On The Rock Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 18 March 2015

Thank you for your glowing report we hope you manage to get back soon

Reviewed 16 March 2015

This restaurant is always consistently good offering a wide range of fresh local produce. Staff are helpful and very pleasant. The chef has much experience. I am never disappointed.

Thank Angela P
Chefie007, Owner at Eatery On The Rock Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 17 March 2015

It is nice to know I have found a lady I don't disappoint thanks for your revew

Reviewed 16 March 2015

Accommodated our Group well , even Drove some of the people to there door who couldn't walk up the hill . Very Friendly Good Food

Thank judez1961
Chefie007, Owner at Eatery On The Rock Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 17 March 2015

We are always happy to help hope to see you back soon.

Reviewed 11 March 2015

We have recently returned to the UK after another fabulous New Zealand holiday. The high light for an evening out with superb food & wine was this lovely restaurant in Takaka South Island. The freshly cooked food was absolutely outstanding and excellent service. We had...More

Thank Dudley B
chrisGoldenbay, Owner at Eatery On The Rock Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 12 March 2015

I will still be cooking for all our in house guest so may be you could stay at the rocks chalets on your next visit and let the team look after you.

Reviewed 9 March 2015

Shame that this place is closing for those staying at the Rocks Chalets - on site, decent food, nice atmosphere.

Thank Alexandra K
chrisGoldenbay, Owner at Eatery On The Rock Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 11 March 2015

Even though the restaurant will be closing I will be here to personally cook for you at your chalet all your favourite dishes will be available just bring your own boos

Reviewed 3 March 2015 via mobile

We heared about the restaurant from the lonely planet book. We really enjoyed of the food we ate salmon and steak and it was very tasty. For disert we ate chocolate suflle.

Thank Adi D
Chefie007, Owner at Eatery On The Rock Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 March 2015

Thank you for taking the time to review us we hope you enjoy the rest of your trip.

Reviewed 2 March 2015

We ate in the restaurant on one of 3 nights at the chalets. The food was excellent very attractively presented and served efficiently. Preferable to reserve atable in advance.

Thank owen970
Chefie007, Owner at Eatery On The Rock Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 March 2015

Allways pays to book helps with knowing staff and food prep needed, we hate turning people away just because we did not know they were coming. Thanks

Reviewed 18 February 2015

Delightful setting, friendly and relaxing environment, with deliciously fresh and attractively served gourmet dinner! It was so pleasant sitting on the veranda, overlooking the lush gardens! Our meals arrived of pork loin, roasted vegetables, and chowder.....all delicious, and prepared to perfection. Many fine desserts offered,...More

Thank Carole H
Chefie007, Owner at Eatery On The Rock Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 19 February 2015

We are glad you enjoyed our restaurat and gardens I hope you got to see the glow worms in the cave. Thank you for taking the time to review us see you back soon

Reviewed 7 February 2015

I decided to eat here on my first day up at golden bay. The owners and the staff are fantastic, really easy going and extremely helpful. The food was equally as good, and the menu had a pleasant variety of choice. As I had such...More

Thank Str630
Chefie007, Owner at Eatery On The Rock Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 8 February 2015

Thank you for your review but the biggest compliment you gave us was your return visit, hope to see you back again.

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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$13 - US$31
Good for
Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Tuesday
17:30 - 22:30
Wednesday
17:30 - 22:30
Thursday
17:30 - 22:30
Friday
17:30 - 22:30
Saturday
17:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2086 Takaka Valley Highway | Tasman Golden Bay Nelson, Takaka 7110, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Nelson-Tasman Region  >  Golden Bay  >  Takaka
  • Phone Number: +64 3-525 8096
Description
Eatery on the Rock is owner operated, Our full al a Carte menu is an international eclectic style, blending inspiration from thirty years traveling the world using local produce.Children's menu available. Bookings are advisable but not always necessary, but if you defiantly want to dine we us please book. Summer seven nights from 5.30 Pm till late
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