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Juniper

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$$ - $$$
European, New Zealand
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142 Featherston Street, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
+64 4-499 3668
Today
17:00 - 23:45
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Mon - Fri 10:00 - 23:45
Sat 17:00 - 23:45
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Gisborne, New Zealand
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48 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed next door at the Quest on Johnston and didn't feel like looking any further for a nice meal and we were glad we didn't. The ambiance at Juniper is relaxed and the service friendly and professional. We had a lovely meal and enjoyed our stay. We will be back when staying in Wellington.

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Thank Autograph_Events
Wellington, New Zealand
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24 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Keep going back to Juniper for the ambience, understated food and $5 bubbles. Whether it's a quick lunch, a work function, catch up with friends or romantic dinner, Juniper is great! I've eaten most of the meal selections and it's hard to pick a favourite between the fillet, pork belly or scallops! Food is succulent and tasty ($20-30 for food).... More 

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Thank Belle H
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51 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here during lunch for a colleagues leaving lunch. I ordered the chicken fettuccine with garlic bread. Sauce was very nice and creamy, pasta cooked perfectly and the chicken was plentiful, there was tomato and spinach as well. All of the food was cooked very well

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Thank Daniel F
Perth, Australia
2 reviews
Reviewed 3 April 2017

A most pleasant family evening. We had a good table in the spacious dining room upstairs. Friendly attentive and unobtrusive service. All dishes were excellent, well prepared and presented. The lamb Wellington and beef cheeks especially good.Highly recommended

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Thank Hemcglash
Napier, New Zealand
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71 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

A $10 cocktail and pulled pork dinner . . How cosy is that? Rather cramped for room, but thats being picky. Wonderful wait staff. Not a lengthy wait for your meal to arrive. Rather quieter than most restaurants in the CBD

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Thank Lynda K
Hamilton
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38 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

Our team of 9 decided to come here for dinner and funnily enough we all ordered something different. We were glad we booked these guys were busy for a Thursday night and now I know why all the food was amazing, I had the roti with citrus butter and peanut sauce followed by the pork belly which came with a... More 

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Thank Annette B
Greater Melbourne, Australia
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28 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Walked in, tables available, friendly staff. Advised specials and $5.00 bubbles. Bubbles almost flat. Fish meal was excellent with a NZ bottle of Riesling. Enjoyable evening.

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Thank Jan W
Wellington, New Zealand
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

Not great! Food average at best!! Set menu wasn't great. Ok if you like mushrooms! Steak was suppose to be served rare mine was well done. Service ok! Wouldn't go back.

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Thank shonamarym
Melbourne
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161 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 October 2016

A long narrow restaurant with an even narrower upstairs. Loud music, but great food. We had the Pork Belly, Tempura fish, and Mushroom risotto, together with a reasonably priced bottle of wine. The food was well presented, delicious, and also reasonably priced. We all enjoyed the experience.

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Thank phebianMelbourne
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18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

I booked a table for the two of us for our 10 th wedding anniversary and told the girl this and asked if we could have a corner table. There were no other bookings at that time so I was optimistic of a nice quiet table. When we arrived we were given a table right in the middle of the... More 

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Thank Jill S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
European, New Zealand
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups
Open Hours
Monday
10:00 - 23:45
Tuesday
10:00 - 23:45
Wednesday
10:00 - 23:45
Thursday
10:00 - 23:45
Friday
10:00 - 23:45
Saturday
17:00 - 23:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 142 Featherston Street, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Wellington
  • Phone Number: +64 4-499 3668

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