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Cuba Street Bistro

) #44 of 692 Restaurants in Wellington ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ European, , Vegetarian Friendly
203-205 Cuba Street, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
+64 4-890 3939
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good33%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
17:00 - 22:00All hours
European, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
203-205 Cuba Street, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 215 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Started with the Bruschetta, main of Beef cheek & mash & finished with Sticky date pudding. All washed down with a Panhead Pilsner. Excellent quality & presentation. Staff are friendly & decor is inviting.

Thank Darren H
Reviewed 31 May 2017

Luckily the Restaurant we wanted to go to was fully booked so as we walked down Cuba Street we came across the Cuba Street Bistro. What a fabulous little place. It was warm and inviting. The staff were really nice and the food was delicious....More

Thank Jan H
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

Such a quaint and cosy eatery on the lively Cuba st district in Wellington. We visited on our first night in Wellington and were met with wonderful service and delicious fare. The pork belly was to die for and the sirloin streak was cooked to...More

Thank Stumpy22
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Glad we choose this place for our first meal in Wellington and not just because they offered free desserts! Wasn't very busy and we wondered why but the service was very good and the meal spot on. So, glad we made this choice.

Thank Viv M
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

Dropped in for late meal Sunday night (mothers day) without a booking. Restaurant quite full but friendly staff found our group of 3 a table. Lovely meal... Comfy and friendly. Returned following night was so nice. Thanks guys!

Thank worklifecareer
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Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

We were surprised to get a table on Mothers day evening with no booking. The staff were young but friendly and not overbearing. There was a good range of wines and craft beers. The music wasn't too loud but really cool. And the food was...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 10 May 2017

Not cheap, but exceptional quality of food and service. Best meal we had during out 5 day visit. The pate was amazing.

Thank Fiona M
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Dined here last Saturday night with a friend. Great food, good wine list and professional service by two young and smiling wait/bar staff. Garlic prawn entree was great as was the Pork Belly main course. Classic Creme Brûlée for dessert made well as was the...More

Thank SecretServant
Reviewed 15 April 2017

got a taxi from mid city and he dropped us just off Cuba street so walked into the Bistro which was the first one we came too. It was a good choice. Good food, good wine good staff. what more do you want!

Thank OrkneygirlOratia
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

The five of us had dinner and it was great. The staff were very friendly and accommodating with our three young girls 12/10/8. Beef cheeks lovely, sticky date pudding the best.

Thank Simon H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 203-205 Cuba Street, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Wellington
  • Phone Number: +64 4-890 3939
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Cuba St Bistro is one of the city's cosiest, world class, hidden gems. The welcoming and familiar service makes even the first time guests feel right at home
Simple and elegant in both food and decor, it's an ideal spot for every occasion.
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