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“Reasonable service, bland food.”
Review of Harry's Bar

Harry's Bar
Ranked #31 of 180 Restaurants in Nelson
Certificate of Excellence
Dining options: After-hours, Reservations
Restaurant details
Dining options: After-hours, Reservations
Reviewed 8 April 2014 via mobile

Went to dinner with high hopes and was disappointed. Nothing particularly bad with the meals but all were lacking any defined flavours. Tasted like pre packaged wontons and a laska made from off the shelf laska paste. Lamb satay very average. Thoroughly disappointing lime tart. Would definitely avoid in the future especially as for the same price much much better options available a stones throw away.

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Reviewed 16 March 2014 via mobile

Yes they serve a variety of Asian dishes but what's fusion about a pad thai or curry? If you're after authentic Thai dishes there's better options in Nelson. As others have found before us the pad thai is pretty average, the fish cakes bland, the salmon wontons no experience beyond the 'heat up your oven at home and bake some frozen ones from countdown'.
Fish of the day probably the only dish worth considering fusion while being nothing we'd go back for. Owner is pretty arrogant and seems too cool for customer service.
Only plus from our experience there was that they had 3 non alcoholic cocktails and therefore an exciting alternative to the standard boring ginger beer and LLB selection.

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Reviewed 11 March 2014 via mobile

The food here is inventive Asian fusion. Most of the time it works. Sometimes, superbly, other times it misses. The Pork belly and the squid starters were really excellent. The Thai fish cakes were poor. Regarding the mains, the white fish on noodles was excellent although it could be a touch more spicy, the Pad Thai and Laksa were so-so. The bar is excellent, the cocktails brilliant. The waitress was by herself so she seemed rushed but pleasant. A good evening out.

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Thank EMS52
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Reviewed 27 February 2014

I loved this restaurant. The food was fresh and the tastes very interesting . Our server was a great gal.the atmosphere was very uptown.

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Thank Sandy R
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Reviewed 19 February 2014

I had a steak salad there with noodles and it was very tasty and very good portion too, The staff were very good,and helped me choose wine to go with my dish nicely. Nice place and good people spotting location

Thank why_travel
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