We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Commercial

) #8 of 11 Restaurants in Murchison ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ , ,
37 Fairfax Street, Murchison 7007, New Zealand
+64 3-523 9696
Website
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent21%
  • Very good37%
  • Average22%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“burger” (6 reviews)
“cakes” (4 reviews)
Open Now
09:00 - 22:30All hours
CUISINES
Bar, Pub, New Zealand, Cafe, European, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
37 Fairfax Street, Murchison 7007, New Zealand
All Details
Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
50
Reviews (102)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 98 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

Got to no the lovey staff great food with decent sized meals and deserts music not to loud so was able to enjoy my meal with not shouting

Thank 393georgia
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped for lunch here. Food was cooked quickly, portion size was healthy and good, quality of food good. Relaxed service style but worked well. Reasonably priced and welcomed human fuel Pitt stop. Would recommend

Thank Rhona A
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

Nicest quiche we've had in a long time, slice tasted mass produced, good range of teas. Very well priced. Nice fresh decor, warm. Outside tables would be nice in summer. Lovely old polished Matai floor. Cutlery not clean enough, staff disinterested. Would call again

Thank janhB7129HF
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Robyn and I had an evening meal at the Commercial and thoroughly enjoyed it. Both of us had the Lamb Rack and although it was a little expensive ($34 each) the meat was to die for - perfectly seasoned and cooked. My one criticism is...More

Thank Graham Y
Reviewed 24 March 2017

We arrived on a Sunday evening. The staff were quite friendly...you order at the counter, they bring your food when it's ready. We ordered the lamb chops (they were fantastic) and a tenderloin steak stack, which was very good as well. We liked the old,...More

Thank BountGlen62
Reviewed 24 March 2017

Excellent BLT sandwiches served here - you can also have one with avocado! Lovely bread and good service.

Thank Reviews212
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Great coffee and nice breakfast before doing the rafting with Ultimate Descent. Sit outside--enjoy the town drive by. We shared the table with a Harley riding tat couple from Auckland--best of food and best of friendly company.

Thank Erik B
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Poor lady was under the pump trying to run the kitchen, make breakfast, take orders, make coffee's & clear tables. We arrived at about 8am for breakfast on Saturday morning. Massive effort to get a smile out of the lady running the place but she...More

Thank TOPPROFILE
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Having taken the ferry from Wellington to Picton in the morning we were en-route to our overnight accommodation, the Shining Star Beachfront Accommodation in Hokitika. Travelling south along State Highway 63 and on to Highway 6 took us through some beautiful countryside; but with few...More

Thank Bridstow
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

I was in Murchison on a Monday evening. Not a good idea, as the Cowshed was closed and the Commercial only had bar food - being unable to staff the restaurant on Mondays - Wednesdays. My nachos were perfectly adequate but I'd have preferred something...More

Thank BronwynCarlisle
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
The Cow Shed Restaurant
87 reviews
.06 km away
Sweet Dreams French Bakery
19 reviews
.14 km away
Rivers Cafe
187 reviews
.14 km away
Roadside Grazing, Murchison Tearooms
25 reviews
.06 km away
Nearby Attractions
Buller Canyon Jet
313 reviews
.20 km away
Lake Rotoiti
84 reviews
43.26 km away
Inland Adventures - Day Tours
25 reviews
54.70 km away
Lewis Pass
13 reviews
60.27 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from The Commercial staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 11 - US$ 22
Cuisine
Bar, Pub, New Zealand, Cafe, European, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 22:30
Monday
09:00 - 22:30
Tuesday
09:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
09:00 - 22:30
Thursday
09:00 - 22:30
Friday
09:00 - 22:30
Saturday
09:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 37 Fairfax Street, Murchison 7007, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Nelson-Tasman Region  >  Murchison
  • Phone Number: +64 3-523 9696
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing