Dining Out in July
623 in the City
546 8623 • 223 Hardy St
Weekday roast, 11am – 5pm $12.50
548 8295 • 295 Trafalgar St
Winter set menus, 2 courses $30, 3 courses $35.
546 7964 • Buxton Sq
Cooking classes in July. Contact Comida for more details.
Fords Restaurant & Bar
546 9400 • 276 Trafalgar St
Mid-winter Christmas Dinner, Friday 24th & Saturday 25th July, $65 pp. Book now!
545 7191 • 284 Trafalgar St
Chef’s Choice winter menu Tuesday & Wednesday nights, 2 courses and a glass of house wine, $45 per head.
“The Wines of Burgundy” Dinner with Jean-Christophe of Maison Vauron, 22nd July. $155 per person, book with Hopgood’s Restaurant.
Krauts Restaurant & Bar
548 2277 • 93 Montgomery Sq
Midwinter 2-course dinner including a glass of beer or mulled wine, $29.50 per head.
546 6348 • 276 Hardy St
Bastille Day Festivities & French Feast! • Tuesday 14th July. Live music and entertainment.
Mint Dining Room
546 7092 • 29 Harley St
7-course Winemakers Dinner, Friday 24th July! 7 delicious courses of Mint’s award-winning cuisine matched to Milcrest Estate wines. $115 per person including wine. Bookings essential, tel: 546 7092.
#stewsday – find us serving delicious winter stews every Tuesday at the Free house. Every week we offer a different stew, with sides such as mash and roasted vegetables for $15. Not your average boring stew either! Mint Dining Room is also open for lunch and every day we are offering lunch specials throughout June/July. Find out more on the Mint Dining Room
Morrison Street Café
548 8110 • 244 Hardy St
Special Food & Beer matching dinner with Dick Tout. Thursday 30th July.
The Tides Restaurant & Bar, Trailways
548 7049 • 66 Trafalgar St
Free dessert with every main course. Not valid with set menus.
The Vic Brew Bar
548 7631 • 281 Trafalgar St
Tuesdays and Wednesdays Fish & Chips and a drink $20. Thursdays & Fridays Gourmet Burger and a drink $20.
The Verdict Restaurant & Bar
548 4499 • 189 Bridge St
Urban Oyster Bar & Eatery
546 7861 • 278 Hardy St
Marinated Confit of Duck Leg, Urban Steamed Buns, Pickled Slaw, Kasundi Mayo with a glass of Cloudy Bay Pinot Noir, $29 per head.
Pictured are our famous duck steamed buns.
Check out our other winter specials at our Facebook page:
Entertainment in July
The Theatre Royal
548 3840 • 78 Rutherford St
The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged). An irreverent, fast-paced romp through the Bard’s plays, all 37 plays in 97 minutes!
Wednesday 15 – Sunday 19 July.
5th Anniversary Party with Mojo Funk. 8pm Saturday 11th July.
Nelson/Tasman Theatresports Competition. 7pm, Tuesday 28 & Wednesday 29 July.
Old St John’s
548 3840 • 320 Hardy St
The Choir of Christ’s College, Cambridge. 7.30pm Saturday 11th July.
Nelson Musical Theatre
547 1532 • 95 Atawhai Dr
Monty Python’s Spamalot. $39, includes 3 course dinner. 17 July – 1 August. More info at www.nmt.org.nz
Nelson City Special Events in July
Casa Del Vino Fine Wines
548 0088 • 214 Hardy St
11am – 2pm, Saturday 4th July • Free USA Wine Tastings. 11am – 2pm, Saturday 11th July Free Mid-Winter Port Tastings.
539 4793 • 5 Church St
7-9pm, Tuesday 14 July
KUSH WORLD OF COFFEE! Learn the history of coffee and try barista coffee making! Taste many coffees. Tickets $25 from Kush.
Trade Aid Nelson
548 1563 • 148 Hardy St
Try samples of Trade Aid’s range of Fair Trade foods including chocolate.
Late Night on Hardy
Thursday 30th July, enjoy some mid-winter evening shopping in Hardy St.
Nelson Saturday Market
The Great Nelson Market Recipe Competition
This is a celebration of the huge range of food items sold at the Nelson Market.
It is an opportunity for local foodies to create recipes using at least TWO Nelson Market ingredients.
A list of ingredient ideas can be found at www.nelsonmarket.co.nz
along with the Entry Form.
The competition closes July 25.
Nelson Farmers Market
Every Wednesday in July live music performances & cooking demonstrations. More info at www.facebook.com/NelsonFarmersMarket/events
Feast of sound from the La Vida string quartet 11am-1pm. Come and revel in the harmonic tones of La Vida. Cooking demonstration 2pm- Learn to make fresh potato Gnocchi with a creamy Kaimoana sauce with Vinnie from the Italian kitchen and Reni from Kiwi Kai – highly commended at the recent FMNZ awards and the peoples choice awards at the Marlbrough food festival, kids mask making workshops with idea services 12pm.
8th & 15th July:
Kids mask making workshop from 11am onwards on the 8th and 15th of July in preparation for the Masquerade Feast for the Senses Night Market.
Masquerade Feast for the Senses Night Art, Craft & Food Market
5pm – 8pm, Thursday 30th
In Collaboration with Morrison Square, Late Night on Hardy and Uniquely Nelson.Buskerfest and Performers. Charity fundraising event for Local charity.
Wear a mask and enter for free, or gold coin for charity entry.
Mask making workshop for Koha on site.
Bring coins and a smile for charity and buskers,
Delicious tastes and sensory gifts for all the family!
More details on facebook. – feast of the senses.Performers and Buskers abound with the Pete Rainey band, Elisha Hobbs, African drummers and many more street performers and buskers to entertain you and fill your night with wonder and delight.