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The Grape Escape

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Mc Shane Rd,, Richmond, New Zealand
+64 3-544 4054
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10:00 - 16:00
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 16:00
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food incredible, staff super friendly, venue simply beautiful!!!!! Sitting outside on a stunning Nelson day with wonderful food can't be beaten and this place has it all. A couple of unique stores right next door adds to its atmosphere. You'll love it.

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Thank Carolyn S
Nelson-Tasman Region, New Zealand
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30 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Really nice place to eat with excellent food and great service to boot. we stop off here whenever we get the chance to do so in our travels.

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Thank RAE S
1 review
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in for coffee and scone, very attentive friendly waitresses, prompt service, delicious food and delightful setting

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Thank Lynda R
Nelson, New Zealand
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170 reviews
116 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

For over five years I've been getting the Venison pie here. That's because it's the best I've ever tasted. The owner/head chef does a great job of keeping the food quality excellent and the wait staff are extremely good at their job. This is a very good family environment although for me it's often a venue of choice with my... More 

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Thank BruceFarquhar
Timaru, New Zealand
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Perfect spot to go with small children great outdoor seating garden, bunnys in cages for kids to see. Such a great range of cakes and slices makes it hard to choose!

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Thank Julianasarg
Christchurch, New Zealand
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Cafe that provides excellent food, great service situated in a lovely garden setting complete with childrens play area.

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Thank lgsras
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Beautiful setting, indoor and outdoor tables. Excellent food at affordable prices and gluten free options as well.

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Thank Charlotte B
Nelson-Tasman Region, New Zealand
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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

Lovely food, always beautifully presented. Friendly efficient staff. Suitable for family occasions or quiet couple meal. Lovely outdoor dining in Summer. Definitely recommend a visit here.

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Thank Sue C
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21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Nice find, this busy little Cafe. Lovely garden setting with picnic tables outside and more tables inside and on the deck. Great service and enjoyable food.

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Thank Suzie L
Wellington, New Zealand
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29 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 February 2017

We have gone to The Grape Escape for several years in a row and it has never disappointed. The menu is extensive and I would have been very happy with most of it. Excellent cakes/slices/gateaux/flans for dessert. You can sit inside, on a verandah or at tables outside either under trees or not. Children can roam around and the outside... More 

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Thank Louise B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, New Zealand, International, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 16:00
Monday
10:00 - 16:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 16:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 16:00
Thursday
10:00 - 16:00
Friday
10:00 - 16:00
Saturday
10:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mc Shane Rd,, Richmond, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Nelson-Tasman Region  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: +64 3-544 4054

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?