Enjoy contemporary New Zealand cuisine with a French accent at The Orangerie Restaurant in Nelson during your stay or conference at our luxury hotel accommodation resort.

The Monaco Kitchen


Monaco Resort - Orangerie Restaurant
Monaco Resort - Orangerie Restaurant Monaco Resort - Orangerie Restaurant Monaco Resort - Orangerie Restaurant Monaco Resort - Orangerie Restaurant Monaco Resort - Orangerie Restaurant




You are seated in a beautiful restaurant looking through conservatory windows with a view across the tidal inlet and mountain ranges. You may have driven by Rainier Street or Grace Street to get there. And yes, you are in Monaco.

Enjoy delicious food, fabulous regional produce in a casual, relaxed environment. The name of the restaurant is The Monaco Kitchen, part of the wonderful Grand Mercure Nelson Monaco Resort situated on the Monaco Peninsula.

The Monaco Kitchen has recently won awards for both its food and service and features an atmosphere second to none.

Open for breakfast and dinner there is a choice of dining experiences for everyone.  You can take your place in the fabulous dining room, or be seated in the Mediterranean courtyard which overlooks Nelson's Waimea Estuary, with views to the mountains and beyond.





high tea

Reservations recommended
Phone 03 547 0792

Opening Hours

Open 7 Days:

Breakfast: 6.30am - 10.30am

Dinner: 4pm till late

New Years Eve: Dinner Reservations from 5.30pm, bookings essential

High Tea: Group Bookings only, please enquire

Reservations recommended -
Phone 03 547 0792 

We welcome enquiries for your special birthday or occasion dinner , the perfect place to celebrate at The Monaco Kitchen




Accor Best Grand Mercure property 2012 Asutralia, NZ

Finalist HANZ 2012 Marketing, Best restaurant and ,Best Accommodation

Finalist HM Awards 2012

NZ Beef & Lamb 2012 Overall Regional winner



About Us

Grand Mercure Nelson Monaco Hotel and Resort provides luxury boutique accommodation by the water in Nelson, New Zealand - the ideal vacation destination. We also offer several function venues for Conferences and Weddings.



For a truly luxury vacation in New Zealand take a look at our four star hotel packages

Pamper Package
Bed & Breakfast Package
Weekend Romance Getaway
Proposal Package




Phone: +64 3 547 8233
Fax: + 64 3 547 8244

6 Point Road, Monaco,
Nelson, New Zealand