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Bar, Pub
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Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating

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0.4 km from Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa
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Reviewed 2 August 2021 via mobile

Yum fried chicken burgers. The sticky buffalo was definitely not sticky but tasted great. We were in the uncovered large table area so heaters helped but weren’t amazing. Couldn’t really see any view from here either.

Date of visit: August 2021
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Reviewed 11 June 2021

Always busy when we have visited. Good vibe. Fantastic view. Can be a tad cold if there is a wind happening. There was a heater though. Drink prices on the high side..

Date of visit: June 2021
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Reviewed 17 September 2020

Love to come here again The view is beautiful the workers there all beautiful drinks a worth it will definitely be my one place to go too nga mihi

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 6 September 2020

Absolutely love this place! Even during level 2, still managed to have a great time the atmosphere was so lively and the staff was amazing! The bar staff Sarah recommended the house GNT and it was brilliant she was so great! highly recommend would go...back if Sarah was working!More

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 5 September 2020

Loved the atmosphere and view, great jalapeno poppers!! Sarah gave amazing service would highly recommend!!

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 15 March 2020

If you want to hang out with Wellington's hipster crowd then this is the place to come. The average age is 18-35. Lots of people buying cocktails. There is a bit of seating but lots of standing room. You need to enter this bar via...a lift with security on the street front.More

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed 10 March 2020 via mobile

We went here on the recommendation of a friend and absolutely loved it! We worked our way through a delicious special gin offering with our drinks made by Billy! He was a great host - outgoing, attentive, entertaining, and made wonderful cocktails! The setting is...cool and unique on the roof of a building.More

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed 8 March 2020 via mobile

We called in for some casual drinks on a busy Saturday. A great spot to watch the pride parade! We are from Ireland and found drinks very reasonably priced . We also sampled their chips and were pleasantly surprised given previous negative reviews. Staff were...also very pleasant! Overall a lovely spot!More

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed 1 March 2020

Great spot. Great drinks. Great vibe! Would highly recommend! Visited with my friends... was only going for a drink and ended up staying all night. Will deffo be coming back

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed 1 March 2020 via mobile

Address is Dixon St but entry is around the corner in Taranaki St. Large rooftop bar. Nothing nicer on a nice sunny day. It was late afternoon when I arrived so a cool breeze. But the lovely waiter asked if we would like a blanket....So a pleasant bottle of bubbles with friends before dinner elsewhereMore

Date of visit: February 2020
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Dirty Little Secret is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 3.5
  • Service: 3.5
  • Value: 3.5