The Grill Restaurant @ Amora


170 Wakefield St, Te Aro,
Phone: +64 6-471 5711

The award-winning Grill Restaurant in Wellington serves a fusion of contemporary New Zealand and international cuisine in a 5 star setting right in the heart of Wellington’s CBD. Creating exceptional food is their passion and they pride themselves on their attention to detail and high level of service.

Sweet Mother's Kitchen

sweet mothers

5 Courtenay Pl, Te Aro
Phone: +64 4-385 4444

With home-style cookin’, Sweet Mother’s Kitchen draws on influences from New Orleans with Cajun and Creole dishes plus Mexican snack food. All day breakfast (till 5pm) on Saturday and Sunday. We serve Supreme coffee free range eggs, corn-fed chicken and free-range pork. Sweet Mother’s Kitchen is fully licensed – with a selection of wines and a variety of Mexican beer and a growing selection of New Zealand craft beers. Our cocktail list is inspired by drinks of New Orleans and there is a selection of juices, soft drinks and milkshakes for all.

Osteria del Toro Restaurant


60 Tory St, Te Aro

Phone: +64 4-381 2299

Osteria del Toro offers a culinary snapshot of the Mediterranean’s wonderful cuisine in setting so inspired by the region you’ll feel as though you’ve been transported there.

Every week is filled with tasty events; Paella Monday, where guests join the Chef as he demonstrates the art behind this classic Spanish dish; Pig and Mojito Wednesday and La Famiglia, our popular banquet style Sunday lunch. Come dine with us, and enjoy the best of the Mediterranean in the heart of the Capital.



26 Courtenay Pl, Wellington
Phone:+64 4-802 4442

Established in 1997 Nicolini’s is a family owned and run trattoria-restaurant catering for everyone and every taste. Available on the menu are generous and full-flavoured entrees, pastas and meats cooked the old fashioned (Italian) way all accompanied by an extensive wine list comprising of Italian, local and Australian wines for all budgets.
Special dishes for diabetics, celiacs, vegetarians and vegans can also be catered for, given notice. They will even cook any dish the customer wants, as long as they have the ingredients and of course customer patience! The complete menu is also available for takeaways.

Capitol Restaurant


10 Kent Terrace, Mt Victoria
Phone: +64 4-384 2855

Capitol Restaurant won “Outstanding Restaurant” at the Capital Awards 2012.

Based on a classical Italian style, Capitol’s food is fresh, pure and uncluttered. The menu is based in classical Italian style but is strongly seasonal and designed to take full advantage of local New Zealand produce and influences.

The Capitol dining room is warm and vibrant, packed every evening with locals and regulars who may down a Martini at the bar, grab an easy dinner on their way home from work or come in to celebrate a special occasion.
Giant windows open to reveal the bustle and energy of downtown Wellington.
The list is carefully composed with wines to coif or match with food.

Ancestral Garden Bar & Restaurant


31-33 Courtenay Pl, Te Aro
Phone: +64 4-801 8867

Combining a strong sense of history and tradition with modern culinary and cocktail culture, Ancestralraises the bar in Wellington dining and takes customers on a stimulating journey across Eastern Asia.

Embodying the concept of ‘concession territories’ of 1930s Shanghai, traditional values of Chinese culture mixed with international influences are the foundation of what we do. In our kitchen and in our bar and restaurant, such is our respect for the history of China and our commitment to the authenticity of its cuisine.