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Arizona Bar

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Bar, Grill, Gluten Free Options
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Cnr Grey & Featherston Streets, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
+64 4-495 7867
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11:30 - 22:30
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Mon - Thu 11:30 - 22:30
Fri 11:30 - 23:30
Sat - Sun 09:00 - 22:00
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Auckland
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36 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

Was very busy on the Friday night we went but we were pleasantly surprised at how quickly we were served. Meals were much higher quality than we expected for a bar. Can recommend the chicken Caesar salad!

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Thank NJH1
ArizonaNZ, Manager at Arizona Bar, responded to this review

Hi NJH1, Thank you for your great review. I am happy you recognized our high service standards and efficiency. Thank you for recognizing the quality of the fair we serve. We look forward to receiving you through our door again soon. Kind Regards, Arizona Manager More 

New Zealand
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88 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

We went for drinks after work on a Friday there were plenty of tables to sit at in the sun and plenty of room inside if you preferred. We ordered bowls of kumara and chunky chips these both came with delicious dipping sauces.

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Thank Mel K
ArizonaNZ, Manager at Arizona Bar, responded to this review

Hi Mel K, Thanks for your great review of Arizona's little sun trap..... We think it is probably one of the best in town...... I am happy you enjoyed your food. Look out for us next year as we are getting a refurb in January/early February and we will be developing our outside area to a higher spec. Regards, Arizona... More 

Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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28 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 November 2016

had the fish and chips was excellent.Crumbed fish was fresh and had great taste. Chips had great taste and were seasoned well.

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Thank Christopher S
ArizonaNZ, Manager at Arizona Bar, responded to this review

Dear Christopher S, Thank you for taking the time to write your kind review. I am happy you enjoyed your Fish and chips and identified the quality of fish we use. Kind Regards, Arizona Manager More 

Christchurch,
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 20 November 2016

Visited Wellington for just under a week with my young family, we ate most of our meals out and this place was a highlight, in that EVERYONE enjoyed their meals. Great kids menu options combined with a varied adults menu

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Thank JandRD
ArizonaNZ, Manager at Arizona Bar, responded to this review

Dear JandRD, Thank you for your kind review, I am glad you and your family enjoyed your visit and we hope to welcome you through the our doors again soon. Kind Regards, Arizona Manager More 

Wellington, New Zealand
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34 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

Many restaurants and bars serve drinks. There's a meal menu and a drinks menu. Never have I ever been asked for ID to enter an establishment before unless I ordered a drink with my meal. I've been to eat at pubs and haven't been stopped before taking a seat to see if I'm old enough (I'm close to 30 by... More 

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Thank Red2explorer
ArizonaNZ, Manager at Arizona Bar, responded to this review

Dear Red2explorer, First of all, thank you for taking the time to write a review for us. Let me talk about your meal first of all, I apologise that your salmon was not to your expectations, we do not season our salmon as it is fresh Akaroa salmon, the best in New Zealand and we champion the natural flavours that... More 

Wellington, New Zealand
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 November 2016

We ate here a few days ago and couldn't believe how small the meals were. They're more like a large entree size and cost $22 - $24. The food was okay but nothing special, either. Service was prompt but not particularly friendly. No one came to check what we thought of our meals. The place looks a bit neglected and... More 

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Thank 251judy
ArizonaNZ, Manager at Arizona Bar, responded to this review

Dear 251judy, Thank you for taking the time to write a review for us. I am disappointed at the perception of our portion v price and would like you to contact me at cu@arizona.co.nz so as to discuss your meals in some detail so as i may investigate this issue further as we enjoy many great reviews, as can be... More 

Wellington, New Zealand
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25 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Great place for a beer and feed. A number of specials each night allows you to get a cheap meal while watching sports. Highly recommend for a nice meal out. The cowboy burger is delicious.

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Thank kirkmcdowall
ArizonaNZ, Manager at Arizona Bar, responded to this review

Hi kirkmcdowall, Thank you for your great review. i have passed on your comments to the team. We hope to welcome you through the doors again soon so you can try our new menu and even better menu! Regards, Arizona Manager More 

Melbourne, Australia
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641 reviews
347 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 231 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Had a different selection of meals here at the Arizona Restaurant by the Intercontinental Hotel. It was quite purely American but delicious all the same. The deco and atmosphere brings back memories of typical American restaurants. For a difference it was a great change.

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Thank Patrick L
ArizonaNZ, Manager at Arizona Bar, responded to this review

Hi Patrick L, Thanks you for taking the time to write your review for Arizona. We are glad you appreciate our model of business and atmosphere. We hope to receive you through our doors again in the near future. Regards, Arizona Manage More 

Auckland Region, New Zealand
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38 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 October 2016

Since our hotel served a set menu (to hoards of tour bus groups) we walked around to the Arizona Bar. Wow, although it was busy we were seated very quickly. Being Gluten Free means it can be a bit frustrating choosing food to eat from the menu. No such problem here. Ordered a 'tapas' style menu and when the food... More 

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Thank Kirs2011
ArizonaNZ, Manager at Arizona Bar, responded to this review

Hi Kirs011, Thanks for your great review, we are humbled. We do look to cater for all diets and I am glad we could accommodate you with regards to our gluten free options. Thank you very much for your recommendation, and we look forward very much to receiving you through our doors again soon. Regards, Arizona Manager More 

Wellington, New Zealand
Level Contributor
16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Good breakfast, great Location, nothing special, but when you spend good time with some friends, you don't really care about food.

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Thank ZSMMFS
ArizonaNZ, Manager at Arizona Bar, responded to this review

Hi Florent S, Thanks for the review. I am glad you enjoyed your breakfasts and our atmosphere was conducive to you and your party having a great social gathering. See you next time. Regards, Arizona Manager More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 13 - US$ 25
Cuisine
Bar, Grill, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:30 - 22:30
Tuesday
11:30 - 22:30
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:30
Thursday
11:30 - 22:30
Friday
11:30 - 23:30
Saturday
09:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cnr Grey & Featherston Streets, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Wellington
  • Phone Number: +64 4-495 7867
Description
Get your American Grill on at Arizona!The perfect place for thirst-quenching drink or American Grill style cooking. Arizona is a great place to meet friends or colleagues for a casual meal, a well deserved after work drink, or even to settle in and watch a game on our bars plasma screens.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?