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The Old Quarter

39 Dixon Street, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
+64 4-385 3916
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good16%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Asian, Fusion, Vietnamese, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
39 Dixon Street, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
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"Great food with lots of flavour "
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"a very busy place but that added to the atmosphere"
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Food was fantastic! The menu was great and service was quick despite the busyness. Definitely reccomend

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Skye6656
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 15 May 2018

Many restaurants have embraced shared-style dining in Wellington and The Old Quarter is no exception. The Old Quarter has a varied menu of modern Vietnamese fusion to suit everyone and the food itself is phenomenal. To add to the experience, it was incredibly easy to...More

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Date of visit: May 2018
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Reviewed yesterday

Quick friendly service. Good food options, really fresh and varied. We will come back in the near future.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Alneatz
Reviewed yesterday

Very good atmosphere Great range of modern Vietnamese dishes Very good range of lunch combo dishes that provide a range of Vietnamese bites Would recommend for small group up to 6

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank BoxNZ
Reviewed yesterday

A great meal with friends in a lively restaurant- great flavours, reasonable price. Recommend for casual dining.

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Date of visit: January 2019
Thank empoweredbabe
Reviewed yesterday

There weren't many restaurants open in Wellington over the Christmas/New Year period but luckily we found the Old Quarter. The range of food was great for a couple of our group with food allergies and the portions were good sizes (even for one hungry teenager)

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank T0ny_O1
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We walked in that night and it was packed but we manage to get the seats at high table near the door. We didn’t wait long for the food and it was delicious and authentic. Will definitely come back.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank venne_ranne
Reviewed 4 days ago

Came here with friends fo a quick meal. Service was great and food delicious. A little fusion but done well. Flavours were as I remember them in Vietnam, crisp, clean with a little heat. It was very noisy and they could probably do with some...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Michael2810
Reviewed 5 days ago

My husband and I ate an early dinner at The Old Quarter on new years eve and were very impressed with the food. We shared 3 dishes and 1 dessert and each dish was super tasty. The decor is pretty average and the service was...More

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Date of visit: December 2018
Thank sherdoyle
Reviewed 5 days ago

Disappointing overall. The rice rolls were excellent, herby and a great dipping sauce, and the duck curry very aromatic - a bit too sweet for my taste but hubby loved it. 2 of us had the pancake - I have had many and this wasn't...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Janine N
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$14
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:45 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:45 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 39 Dixon Street, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Wellington
  • Phone Number: +64 4-385 3916
  • E-mail
Modern Vietnamese Cuisine 39 Dixon Street Wellington Monday; 11:30am-3pm and 5pm - late Tuesday; 11:30am-3pm and 5pm - late Wednesday; 11:30am-3pm and 5pm - late Thursday; 11:30am-3pm and 5pm - late Friday; 11:30am-3pm and 5pm - late Saturday; 11:30am-3pm and 5pm - late Sunday; 11:30am-3pm and 5pm - late
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