Tag Archives: Lambton Quay

Smith the Grocers – Cheese Scones

Ever since being back at work, I have been feeling rather peckish lately, where I am  wanting something to eat around 9-10am even though having had breakfast at home.  On these days I seem to be finding myself popping out … Continue reading

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Seize

Seize the opportunity most people would say.   Seize in central Wellington has a strong focus on sustainability and clean eating  featuring salads, juices and paleo eats. etc,

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Jasmin Chinese Restaurant

Not many people would know about Jasmin Chinese Restaurant which is located within the James Cook Arcade, tucked away quietly upstairs.

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Ngon

There seems to be a fad within Wellinton for the past few months where everyone has jumped on the band wagon serving the popular Vietnamese street food the Banh Mi, whic his a Vietnamese filled baguette generally served with some … Continue reading

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Smith’s The Grocer

It has been a while since I last dined at Smith’s the Grocer.  The last time I was here was before I left for my OE, when there use to be an outlet out in Evans Bay – which has now … Continue reading

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The Hideaway

I first found out about The Hideaway when they appeared at the City Market some weeks back, promoting their delicious looking toasted sandwiches and ever since then I had always been meaning to make a trip to the Hideaway for some … Continue reading

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Astoria

Opened since 1996, Situated in Midland Park, right in the middle of Lambton Quay in Wellington CBD.  Offers a good selection of counterfood which changes weekly with some exceptions, and a la carte menu offering breakfast, brunch, lunch and dinner.  … Continue reading

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Verve Cafe

Verve cafe was formerly a CD store and you still see the remnants of it with the various artifacts  around the cafe and is one of a handful of independent cafes in the CBD.

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Pandoro on Woodward

Pandoro Bakery provide a quick and cheap place for business men and women during the week day lunch, offering a variety of breads, patisserie, sweet cakes and slices.  

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Captial Quay Cafe

This cafe use to serve Mexican food only, and has recently expanded in providing Chinese food  via a buffet selection or cooked to order dumplings, soup noodles and stir fry’s.  

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