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The Old Quarter

39 Dixon Street, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
+64 4-385 3916
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Overview
  • Excellent76%
  • Very good15%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
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CUISINES
Asian, Fusion, Vietnamese, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
LOCATION
39 Dixon Street, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
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1. AMAZING FOOD
"Great food with lots of flavour "
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3. AWESOME ATMOSPHERE
"a very busy place but that added to the atmosphere"
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1 - 10 of 206 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

The food at the Old Quarter was fantastic - but so was the noise! Of course it's pre-Christmas. We really want some more of that food, so we'll go back in the New Year and see if it's quieter.

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Date of visit: December 2018
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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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Date of visit: May 2018
1  Thank aimzbell
Reviewed 2 days ago

Love Vietnamese food so this place definitely pushed all my buttons. Fantastic menu with lots of choices . The Bao Buns are to die for - we had the pork belly and the soft shell crab. This was our first time but our friends had...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank famadven
Reviewed 2 days ago

We had 1 hour to get to a show on a Saturday lunch time. We found this hidden gem over the road from the theatre. It was great. We all had $15 lunches, curry's, buns, french baguettes vietnamese style, there were even hot fudge brownies...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank jaffajames
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

What a great find (thanks to Trip Advisor reviews) for an early birthday dinner. We shared the mango chicken salad and chicken curry, both enjoying bao of our choice. Everything was so flavoursome, authentic and plentiful. Service was efficient, prices were superb and for two...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank carisbrook14
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great selection of Vietnamese food with delicious fresh herbs. Yummy cocktails. Quick, efficient and knowledgeable wait staff.

Review collected in partnership with this restaurant
Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Jenniemci
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Food was EPIC - the best Asian restaurants we have ever been. Ordered some Cocktails they are really good and some Curry’s and Buns.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank isabellz2014
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Delicious, varied, tasty, good service, relaxed. There's not a lot more to say - I have been three times in quick succession and each time had a delicious meal with so much to choose from it made my decision as to what to have quite...More

Review collected in partnership with this restaurant
Date of visit: November 2018
Thank poohtravel
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Sampled four dishes and 2 cocktails. Hard to fault anything as this was a truly great culinary experience with plenty of nice surprises on the menu. Will go back many times. Thank you.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 204jonash
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good food selection, tasty fresh ingredients and good service. This restaurant is in a good location too!

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Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Brendy W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$14
Meals
Dinner, After-hours, Drinks, Lunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Monday
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
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
Description
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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