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Shed 5 Bar & Restaurant

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About
Shed 5 occupies one of the oldest wharf stores in Lambton Harbour. A water’s edge position and in-house fishmonger contribute to its standing as Wellington’s premier seafood restaurant.
PRICE RANGE
US$22 - US$62
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, After-hours
CUISINES
Seafood, New Zealand, European
FEATURES
Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We enjoyed a really awesome night here with my sister and her husband. The service was so good, seemed to anticipate our needs throughout the night and totally unobtrusive . Our food was very well presented and totally delicious. The whole evening lived up to...my expectations. It was a fabulous evening out all due to this great dining experience. Thanks to the team at Shed 5More

Date of visit: May 2021
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Exquisite menu and location was really handy and close to where we were staying. Erik our waiter was efficient, and paid attention to detail. I particularly appreciated his ability to be solution focussed and to find options for me as I have dairy free dietary...requirements. I will visit again when in Wellington again. Many thanks!!More

Date of visit: May 2021
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Our group of 9 had a wonderful meal last night at Shed 5! The food was delicious, front of house was friendly, approachable and adaptable. In particular we want to mihi / acknowledge our waiter Erik, who provided excellent service, friendly, non-intrusive. I recommend this...venue for a wonderful meal in am ambient atmosphere. Tena ra koutou.More

Date of visit: May 2021
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food and service. Salmon crudo, soufflé whitebait fritter and king prawn spaghetti as entree started the evening. Followed by 55 day aged fillet beef, lamb rack and snapper. All cooked perfectly with a tasty side of kumara with Iranian dates, dukkah and yoghurt. Desserts...we were determined to have this time -and were not disappointed with apricot pudding and coconut pineapple rum bavarois. Lovely touch of chocolate writing happy bday on a plate with a candle- was a nice touch. Excellent food excellent service - a favourite place to come.More

Date of visit: May 2021
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food was excellent and atmosphere lovely for a birthday celebration. All three of us had fish and it was delicious. A special dessert wine was a good finish.

Date of visit: May 2021
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We took some of our important guests to the restaurant yesterday for dinner and we had a great time. Food was absolutely delicious, the chef was very accommodating in terms of adjusting menu items to meet our guest's dietary requirements. Harry looked after us well,...provided us with a fast, professional, and friendly service.More

Date of visit: April 2021
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fabulous evening, market fish was outstanding as was the dessert. Excellent wine to accompany the meal and very attentive service. Perfect meal out.

Date of visit: April 2021
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Reviewed 10 April 2021

Amazing bar service, fun entertainment, food exceptional made superb by Anton's ability to give us the best selections based on our food favourites. EXCEPTIONAL EXCELLENCE

Date of visit: April 2021
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Reviewed 10 April 2021 via mobile

The bar and food was wonderful, Anton from the bar made it a wonderful night went above and beyond along with other wonderful staff, sorry didn’t get all names. Exceptional service and knowledge! Lots of laughs and amazing service. The drinks were delicious and would...definitely recommend for both food and drinks. Wonderful birthday and entertainment!More

Date of visit: April 2021
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Reviewed 8 April 2021

This was our favourite restaurant in Wellington. The food was top class we really enjoyed the oysters and I loved the salmon which was market fish of the day.

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Date of visit: April 2021
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Queen’s Wharf underground parking would be the closest
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Frequently Asked Questions about Shed 5 Bar & Restaurant

  • Yes, Shed 5 Bar & Restaurant is taking precautions against COVID-19. A full list is available within the "safety precautions" section of this page.

  • Shed 5 Bar & Restaurant is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4.5
    • Service: 4.5
    • Value: 4
    • Atmosphere: 4