Seafood & Cocktails

Cod & Lobster Brasserie is a seafood restaurant and cocktail bar located in the heart of Nelson. Enjoy the best seafood from around New Zealand, meticulously mixed cocktails and fresh, regional fare – including beef, lamb and venison. Open for brunch, lunch, dinner and tapas.

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For all your occasions


Food Menu

With a family history etched in the fishing industry our menu style resembles our passion. At the Cod and Lobster you will experience some of the finest ingredients New Zealands coastline has to offer.

Drinks Menu

Combining cocktails and wine with a classic 1920's style, we have carefully selected a wine list balancing the new world with the old. Providing variety with an underlying commitment to quality

Special Events and Private Hire

Thinking of throwing a party or do you have a special occasion to celebrate? Our Cathedral room is your perfect setting. Call us for details on private hire options and start planning your event.

News from the Galley

Keep up to date with all the goings on at Cod & Lobster brasserie. Follow our blog as well as engage with us on social media through Facebook and Instagram.

Introducing Our New BUSINESS LUNCH Service

Cod & Lobster Brasserie has received sparkling reviews and feedback since we’ve opened in November – quickly becoming one of Nelson’s favourite dining hot spots. As we are always looking for ways to innovate the Nelson hospitality industry, we’ve noticed there are few options for grabbing a quick, yet enjoyable lunch in town. We’d like […]