We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.


Is this your business?
70 Courtenay Place, Wellington 6140, New Zealand
+64 4-803 3995
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“salmon” (30 reviews)
“cheese parcels” (10 reviews)
“octopus balls” (10 reviews)
Closed Now
Japanese, Vietnamese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
70 Courtenay Place, Wellington 6140, New Zealand
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (349)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 345 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This was a lovely restaurant. Beer is cold, food was hot and had intriguing sauces accompanying them. Pork Bao was definitely and attraction. Service was good too.

Thank Jay Q
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dragonfly is an eclectic, funky place and definitely worth a visit. It doesn't boast a garish entrance of street-front presence, but once inside, Dragonfly offers a variety of experiences. If you're just looking for a few (good choice) beers, the garden bar has a relaxed...More

4  Thank David W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Even if the food was Michelin star-worthy (which it certainly was not - the spring rolls and dumplings tasted pre-made), you simply do not operate a Pan-Asian restaurant (or any restaurant for that matter) in 2018 with a cocktail on the menu named 'Ching Chong...More

2  Thank onlywhisperscantell
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We are in Wellington for just one night, staying at the QT (formerly Art Museum) Hotel on Cable Street. I looked on TripAdvisor for a restaurant closeby that is open on Monday evening, and saw very good reviews for Dragonfly. I agree with much of...More

2  Thank Carol B
Reviewed 20 March 2018

I came here on NYE and the atmosphere was great, the portions weren't big but they ain't small either. Was a bit pricey but the food and drinks were great.

1  Thank annniiemal
Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

There isn’t a dish on their menu that I haven’t loved the location is superb and the courtyard really makes you feel like you’re in a special place

2  Thank Lucinda J
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

Nice and spacious and the service was great. The portion size was good. We ate the short rib and pork belly with a side of coconut rice and greens. All the food was enjoyable. I prefer pork belly to be a chunk of meat with...More

1  Thank Keith H
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

I booked and went to Dragonfly early, to allow time to eat before going to a show. We ordered a couple of cocktails and they were delivered within a couple of minutes. We were asked three times in a short period whether we wanted to...More

1  Thank rt_zooper
Reviewed 1 March 2018 via mobile

We had a stunning meal last evening where we shared a couple of main courses and a glass of wine. What was great was the great menu that was mostly dairy and gluten free so amazing choices were available. They hand annotated a menu for...More

2  Thank Graeme M
Reviewed 28 February 2018

We had the Short beef, one split between the two of us would have been sufficient, esp. since we would then have been able to have "something on the side'. Mini tasting dessert was really good, but like all chocolate ;overs , esp. liked Dark...More

1  Thank Pepperjackm
Nearby HotelsSee all 47 hotels in Wellington
Distinction Wellington, Century City Hotel
437 reviews
.17 km away
At Home Wellington
828 reviews
.21 km away
QT Museum Wellington
1,856 reviews
.22 km away
The Cambridge Hotel
699 reviews
.28 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Chow Tory Street
1,919 reviews
.08 km away
The Bangalore Polo Club
285 reviews
.02 km away
Dragons Chinese Restaurant
187 reviews
.07 km away
Nearby Attractions
Cuba Street District
1,855 reviews
.15 km away
St James Theatre
71 reviews
.07 km away
Kura Art Gallery
8 reviews
.16 km away
Hawthorn Lounge
221 reviews
.20 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Jo M
26 September 2017|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from Michelle M | Reviewed this property |
No unfortunately.
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
4:30 PM - 11:45 PM
4:30 PM - 11:45 PM
4:30 PM - 11:45 PM
4:30 PM - 11:45 PM
4:30 PM - 3:00 AM
4:30 PM - 3:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 70 Courtenay Place, Wellington 6140, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Wellington
  • Phone Number: +64 4-803 3995
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing