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Dragons Chinese Restaurant

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25 Tory Street, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good43%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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“dim sum” (16 reviews)
“orange beef” (12 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
25 Tory Street, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
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Reviewed 29 September 2013

Service was great attentive and a continuous supply of tea. We had the Cantonese BBQ selection which was great value but not much flavour, but I guess that's what we ordered. We ordered a beef sizzling plate which didn't have much flavour either, however the...More

Thank Anna T
Reviewed 26 August 2013

I like to come here for special occasions, the food and service and EXCELLENT, but it is on the expensive side, great varied menu and good sizes, I love to go quite early so its not too busy.

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Reviewed 30 July 2013

Dragons is our favourite place for Yum Char (Dim Sum) in Wellington. The extensive selection is fresh, well prepared and wonderfully flavoursome. Service is always wonderful with the staff and the owners going out of their way to ensure we always have a perfect experience....More

Thank TheKiwiWanderers
Reviewed 18 July 2013

We had planned to eat at a nearby restaurant that turned out to be closed and so we went here. Service was pretty good but the food was far below acceptable. I was sitting there at the end of our meal thinking this restaurant was...More

1  Thank MrYellowDuck
Reviewed 2 July 2013

dined on sunday night tatty menus held together with sellotape wine list average obviously buy cheaper style supermarket wines service staff not well presented, reasonaably familiar with menu ordered Dumplings spinach and prawn ( 3), stuck to paper at bottom of container when tried to...More

1  Thank johntoddl
Reviewed 15 May 2013

Went on recommendation of hotel concierge: "our top Chinese restaurant" he said. Early Thursday evening, not crowded, seated quickly, friendly service. Had combination fried rice (ordinary) and sweet-and-sour pork (just terrible). The latter was fatty, gritty and gluggy. Had to remove several large pieces of...More

1  Thank Peter F
Reviewed 2 May 2013

we came to wellington for a long anzac weekend and decided to try this this restaurant out as it was just around the corner from where we were staying and when we walked pass it at lunch time it looked full so throught it must...More

Thank AndrewRolleston
Reviewed 30 April 2013

I had heard mixed reviews about Dragons before we ventured in, some good and some not so good. We decided to try it one night after work, for early dinner. The restaurant was moderately quiet with only a handful of tables present at the time....More

Thank LvdW16
Reviewed 15 March 2013

Last time we had yum cha there was a while ago. The waiting time was long and my 2year old daughter started making noise. When I was holding my daughter in my arms trying to calm her down, an older female stuff walked pass and...More

Thank EliseElise18
Reviewed 4 March 2013

One of our missions on holiday is to find a good Chinese restaurant when we go abroad. This place has had mixed reviews and it is sometimes hard to tell whether the reviews are from an authentic Chinese perspective. With much interpidation we went and...More

Thank Robert L
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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
Kids, Business meetings, 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.
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