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Higher Taste

Old Bank Arcade 231 Lambton Quay | 233-237 Lambton Quay, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
+64 4-472 2233
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good46%
  • Average0%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible8%
14 Apr 2018
“Good Vegan Food”
25 Mar 2018
“Good number of options and little expensive”
Closes in 2 min
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM Hours
Indian, International, Fusion, Street Food, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Old Bank Arcade 231 Lambton Quay | 233-237 Lambton Quay, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
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Reviewed 25 May 2018

Been a regular customer for over 8 years. Liked the food. Lately finding it too expensive. May be someone becoming greedy? .Not sure. ! I know its not gurudwara . But watch the price rise out

Thank VivekR882
Voyage47573248074, Public Relations Manager at Higher Taste, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello, we are sorry for the price hikes. Unfortunately increasing lease/rental cost's have been reflected in our updated pricing. *Please note, we are a not-for-profit organisation catering to Devtoee's, Vegetarians, Vegans and health conscious consumers.

Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

We grabbed a quick meal here before heading to a show. Plenty of vegan food to choose from in buffet style or there is a menu option. Friendly staff too. Quite “ food hallish” but wouldn’t hesitate to go back when looking for a quick,...More

Thank Stu62Auckland
Reviewed 25 March 2018

They had number of options to choose from and since its completely vegetarian so we liked the place.

Thank sshni27
Reviewed 5 March 2018

As a birthday treat I tried to order Higher Taste through Uber Eats. What a waste of time. I submitted the order, and waited for Higher Taste to accept the order for almost 2 hours for nothing! I ordered at 5.15 for delivery between 6.30-7pm...More

Thank Lissa_Llama
Reviewed 17 February 2018

Good Indian food, buffet style. The place is very basic and plain, no frills, but we go there for the food and the price so do not expect white table cloths and napkins. However, the ambiance is good, very well patronised. Eating alone is fine,...More

Thank BanglePo
Reviewed 7 October 2017

I finished my meal as quick as possible to leave this place!!! Atmosphere: Some tables and chairs randomly squished together in a big dining hall, most of the tables weren't cleaned up yet...and for the 20 minutes I've been there it was only one song...More

Thank Shakha13
Reviewed 24 September 2017

service always great, buffet style of absolutely fantabulously healthy vegetarian kai. the food amount is chosen by the plate size with a great selection of hot foods, and cold salads and desert.

Thank dianne_boss
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

Higher Taste is THE BEST Indian Vegetarian Resturant in Wellington.As I understand its run by followers of Krishna. Yummy Food and lot of options to choose from including the thali

Thank RKD1972
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

Found this little hidden gem via the Happy Cow app. Delicious Vegan food, they had run out of the meal I had ordered so I asked the guy to surprise me with anything else vegan & I got the most amazing meal. Super friendly, amazing...More

Thank Annette B
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Best curry ever! I love that you can self serve :) we take our 2 year old here, she doesn't normally eat indian food but loves poppadoms and other interesting sides they have like deep fried bread or like cheese balls. I wish they did...More

Thank Lee P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 25
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Old Bank Arcade 231 Lambton Quay | 233-237 Lambton Quay, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Wellington
  • Phone Number: +64 4-472 2233
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Established in 2001 Higher Taste specialises in Pure Vegetarian & Vegan food. Select from a range of freshly prepared, healthy and delicious Bain-marie meals, A-La-Carte menu items, Indian snacks, Burgers, Wraps, freshly squeezed juices, smoothies and more. Private function and Catering available.
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