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Raetihi Lodge Restaurant

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New Zealand, International, European, Contemporary
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7124 Kenepuru Rd | Kenepuru Sound, Marlborough Sounds, Picton 7282, New Zealand
+64 3-573 4300
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08:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Sat 08:00 - 21:00
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washington
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24 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Food is ok, not great. Setting and staff awesome. We stayed there a few days, best meal by far was breakfast. Lunch and Dinner needs a bit of work, good once and if you are visiting the area nice place to go.

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Saltsjobaden, Sweden
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We only had dinner at this place. Next time we'll be back to stay at the resort. Great hospitality, service and very good food.

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Thank Alfons2009
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Warm and welcoming, a delicious lunch awaited us after a 4 kilometre walk through paddocks and bush.

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Manukau, New Zealand
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78 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were staying at the Te Mahia Resort and decided to go for a dinner meal to Raetihi Lodge on our last night. The place had been booked for a wedding over the three previous days so could not go earlier. We booked their water taxi ($18 per person for a return journey). This saved driving for 1.5 hours each... More 

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Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
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44 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017

We had 4 meals in the restaurant whilst we stayed in Raetihi Lodge. It was very enjoyable sitting in the beautiful beachfront restaurant and enjoying good food. I loved superb fresh green lip mussels and my husband loved lamb. Meals were cooked carefully and tasty although might need to wait a bit long time but preferred slow cook and perfect.... More 

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Picton, New Zealand
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87 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016

We stayed overnight at the Lodge and had three meals there. All were excellent and the service friendly and helpful.

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Thank Loreen B
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

From the first pick up by Alan in his water taxi to the drop off two days later, our visit to Raetihi Lodge was a delight! Lovely and very helpful staff, great food and a magnificent location all added to a delightful stay for our family. Free access to stand up paddle boards, kayaks and bikes was a bonus and... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

Great food, location and service. We walked the Queen Charlotte track and this was our favorite meal by far. Top class and price not over the top.

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

We ate here on a Wednesday evening and really enjoyed the whole experience. We caught the water taxi from Te Mahi jetty and on the way back around 9-30pm the full moon was fantastic and Alan the skipper stopped the boat so we could take photos. The meal itself was very good and we had the Chowder and Smoked Salmon... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016

We had dinner on the deck at the front of the restaurant overlooking the beautiful Queen Charlotte Sound. The food, service and wine list were excellent. The staff were terrific and very attentive to all our needs. Food was sophisticated, delicious and well presented.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 29
Cuisine
New Zealand, International, European, Contemporary
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 21:00
Monday
08:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 21:00
Thursday
08:00 - 21:00
Friday
08:00 - 21:00
Saturday
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7124 Kenepuru Rd | Kenepuru Sound, Marlborough Sounds, Picton 7282, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Marlborough Region  >  Picton
  • Phone Number: +64 3-573 4300
Description
Raetihi Lodge offers 14-rooms boutique luxury accommodation and 'destination dining' restaurant, that is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Rated 4-star plus Boutique by Qualmark, Raetihi Lodge is described as with luxury and comfort amidst the serenity and nature of the Sounds. Raetihi's Restaurant has fabulous views over the water, and offers quality meals using fresh local produce prepared by our chefs. Bookings are recommended. With our private Lodge boat, we offer discounted water transfers from Te Mahia Jetty for those eating in the restaurant. You can also arrive by your private vessel and pull up on our new floating jetty, or use one of our moorings.

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