Oceano offers a complete breakfast to rouse even the sleepiest of sleepyheads, with a menu to well and truly kick start the day. After a day of exploring Nelson and the natural wonders beyond, head back for a further exploration of the culinary kind with the evening a la carte menu. Choose from fresh local seafood, including crayfish caught live from the tank, or sample the equally impressive beef and lamb, recognised with awards from the Hallmark Beef & Lamb Award Association.

Opening Hours

6am - 10 am, Mon - Fri
6am - 10:30am, Sat-Sun
Dinner: 6pm - late

Restaurant Menus

Dinner Menu

Set Dinner Menu

Wine List


“Breakfast staff girl was excellent, made the whole weekend – needs a commendation, could not do enough to help. Food was definitely good and varied. Will definitely be back and use other Heritage Hotels.” Tony Fahey, Guest Questionnaire

“On having our breakfast in the Oceano Restaurant, my partner and I were most impressed, by Kathleen’s attitude, personal service and concern re: our food requirements and advising us on local attractions etc. Above all other staff, she was focused towards giving exceptional service- she is to be congratulated on her attitude.” J.B. Taylor, Guest Questionnaire