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Bordeaux Bakery and Brasserie

) #10 of 12 Bakeries in Wellington #656 of 764 Places to Eat in Wellington ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ French, Cafe, European
220 Thorndon Quay, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
+64 4-499 8334
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good29%
  • Average18%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible19%
Travellers talk about
“crepes” (7 reviews)
“side salad” (3 reviews)
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French, Cafe, European, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
220 Thorndon Quay, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 125 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We stopped for a takeaway lunch at the city shop called petit Bordeaux, 110 Featherstone street, Wellington CBD. This is a small version of the main shop with no kitchen. Our bread rolls were as you would expect. Our special treat was a Mille feuille...More

Thank Alipa50
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The pastries are heavy and dry. The coffee is bitter and slow to be served even while not particularly busy. Nice atmosphere but French pastries are supposed to be light

Thank Spencer W
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

A bit of mixed bag for service on a busy long weekend. The salads were good and tasty, although order was lost in translation (it was noisey to be fair). Three chicken dishes needed to be sent back to be reheated to bring up to...More

Thank Jadedog
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

I love this cafe for its continuously great service and food selection. The pastry selection is extensive and the Milliefeullie is delicious. Coffee as always is flavourful and the range of tea is good. Great counter food selection available and also a nice range of...More

Thank Aratag
Reviewed 8 May 2017

The food here is excellent however the service can vary depending on how busy they are. It took two reminders to the wait staff before my pie with salad was eventually brought to me, after a 25 minute wait. My friend ordered the soup which...More

Thank woods60
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Fantastic crepes, especially the savoury ones with mushroom, ham & cheese! We watch Autumn the smiley happy waitress make them in front of us, very insightful. The corn fritter were also very delicious and full we were ready to shop. Perfect breakfast to start the...More

Thank D P
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Just been served ice cold burger and fries... shame as I had heard such good things. Perhaps chef can ensure food is taken to table within a few moments of it been ready. I suspect as understaffed my burger had sat and fees had also...More

1  Thank Hamish C
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Awesome little cafe with amazing French counter food and a full menu. Frequently busy so don't be in a rush.

Thank Atomic T
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

Came for breakfast and was overwhelmed by all the food on offer. being early all the cabinets and shelves were stocked full of sweet and savoury. I ordered the french toast from the menu which was really delicious. They have a crepe station which i...More

Thank Racheenz
Reviewed 5 April 2017

I lived in France and I know how a French bakery has to look like and this was not at all French. No French authentic ambiance, this bakery is like all the other bakeries in New Zealand, except they have more French choice. But the...More

Thank tundiis
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:30 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 220 Thorndon Quay, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Wellington
  • Phone Number: +64 4-499 8334
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