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The Old Quarter

39 Dixon Street, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
+64 4-385 3916
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good10%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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Open Now
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM Hours
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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"they make awesome cocktails and the staff are friendly and helpful"
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"a very busy place but that added to the atmosphere"
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A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 4 days ago

We rang to say we would be 30mins late due to Metlink & they were happy to hold the table!! Best food!

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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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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We went as a small group and shared the mains and entrees .It was a devine mix of flavours and types of food. From a deliciously devine vegetarian dumpling which were huge and flavoursome to chicken crispy wings and squid nicely battered to the most...More

Thank Janine45
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Been to this place a couple of times, and every single time it has been excellent! I highly recommend the Crying Tiger, Pure Wakanui beef marinated and seared to perfection (like Japanese Beef Tataki) with citrus and chillis for good measure. Also the Twice Cooked...More

Thank James O
Reviewed 6 days ago

Great service. We were there to catch up after a long time -- and the staff left us alone just the perfect amount of time. The dishes were very tasty. We shared our dishes and the wait staff recommended the perfect options.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

After booking for lunch we arrived late. They had given our table to someone else but hurriedly made space for us (7 people). Great service! The menu was varied and delicious. We all had the $15 lunch which was well presented and very flavoursome. Would...More

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Thank Julie B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been here so many times we have tried just about every single item off the menu and we have enjoyed them all. The drip coffee is a must have , my husband doesn't even like coffee and he loves the drip coffee here....More

Thank yummo t
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is my regular ‘go to ‘ restaurant where I get quality and value. I love the food, the staff are great and it’s got a great atmosphere.

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Thank pivacjackie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food very tasty. We hadn't booked but were able to sit at the bar which was fine for two of us. Nice friendly service. Busy at 8pm Saturday night. Recommend to book. Authentic

Thank Ian S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food was delicious and arrived quite quickly. The wait staff were great. All round lovely casual evening

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$16
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 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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