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.

Dragons Chinese Restaurant

25 Tory Street, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent32%
  • Very good45%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“dim sum” (13 reviews)
“orange beef” (12 reviews)
Closed Now
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
25 Tory Street, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (201)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More languages

161 - 170 of 197 reviews

Reviewed 26 June 2014

I haven't been here for a while preferring a smaller restaurant for quick meals but this dinner was a birthday dinner and we had a hankering for some of our favourite dishes that we hadn't had for a few months and we weren't disappointed! We...More

Thank RayC888
Reviewed 30 May 2014

Three of us ordered four dishes with rice, and the meal also came with a large bowl of complimentary Chinese soup. (1) The soup was tasteless. Chinese soups are supposed to have full on flavour. (2) The bean curd sticks in the stewed lamb belly...More

Thank JSU70866
Reviewed 18 May 2014

Very lovely food!! We came more for a snack than a proper dinner :) we had pork buns, different dumplings (prawn, chives and prawn, fried pork), they were delicious :) especially loved fried dumplings :) Staff were super friendly, super attentive, everyone smiled, made us...More

Thank Anya91
Reviewed 15 May 2014

some of the best yum cha we've found in NZ. coming from san francisco, and now living in the provinces, we miss our dim sum on the weekends. a visit to dragons did the trick. went on a busy saturday at lunch, but the staff...More

Thank travelpanda56
Reviewed 4 May 2014

We dined here twice. Dinner on our night of arrival. We arrived late but it was no trouble. Staff were really friendly and catered dishes to suit our taste (spicy) and appetite. We returned on the weekend for yum cha. Again we arrived rather late...More

Thank Alan_Irene
Reviewed 27 April 2014 via mobile

As a family, we love this place! The staff are friendly, the atmosphere is great, & the food is delicious!! We are not alone, however, & it can get pretty busy, so it pays to book in advance in the weekends. This is when they...More

Thank Michele B
Reviewed 17 April 2014

Fantastic, great service. We went with the waiters recommendation and we weren't disappointed. It was all yummy. Not exactly first date food, but a great, tasty meal.

Thank Frank C
Reviewed 25 February 2014

Great meal, we requested Sichuan flavours and the food was cooked as requested. Fresh ingredients and very good service, would defiantly recommend

Thank Bikehikers
Reviewed 8 February 2014 via mobile

Stay away unless you are into luke warm dim sum, poor quality food and rude service! This was the worst experience ever

2  Thank Xofi10
Reviewed 5 February 2014

We've booked this place for 14 people, the place was full. We've ordered soup for our entrée, after waiting for couple of minutes we were given cold corn soup. We told the manager that the soup was cold which he then apologised and was kind...More

Thank PinoyNewZealand
Nearby HotelsSee all 48 hotels in Wellington
QT Museum Wellington
2,041 reviews
.16 km away
Distinction Wellington, Century City Hotel
456 reviews
.20 km away
U Residence Hotel
878 reviews
.21 km away
The Cambridge Hotel
711 reviews
.26 km away
Nearby Restaurants
379 reviews
.07 km away
Rock Yard Restaurant
97 reviews
.08 km away
Kazu Japanese Restaurant
119 reviews
.05 km away
Nearby Attractions
Cuba Street District
1,934 reviews
.14 km away
St James Theatre
71 reviews
.13 km away
The Hannah Playhouse
15 reviews
.20 km away
Kura Art Gallery
9 reviews
.10 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Dragons Chinese Restaurant staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
10:45 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
10:45 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25 Tory Street, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Wellington
  • Phone Number: 04-384-3288
Lunch and Dinner, with amazing Yum Cha menu - very popular with local and visiting Asian foodies as well as lovers of really good Chinese food.
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