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Cuba Street Bistro

203-205 Cuba Street | Te Aro, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
+64 4-890 3939
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good33%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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European, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
203-205 Cuba Street | Te Aro, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Just 3 of us. Good service and good food. I had the cream of mushroom soup and others had the salmon stack and bistro breakfast. All well cooked.

Thank Cynthia N
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

I'm a French Toast fan and if I see it on a menu somewhere I have to try. Walking past the Cuba St Bistro at 11:30 I check out the menu, see there are plenty of empty seats, go in and place my order. French...More

Thank poohtravel
Reviewed 3 August 2017

We stumbled in here for a very late breakfast early afternoon - and no problems. Great buttery and softscrambled eggs - and fine hash browns, old style. And not a bad coffee. We appreciated the low key service - the honest note on a short...More

Thank 479David
Reviewed 29 June 2017

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 1 June 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 23 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 16 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 16 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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
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 | Te Aro, 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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