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Beach Babylon

$$ - $$$Cafe, ,
232 oriental Parade | Oriental Bay, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
+64 4-801 7717
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good40%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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“brunch” (42 reviews)
“rosti” (22 reviews)
“fondue” (17 reviews)
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Cafe, New Zealand, Bar, International, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
232 oriental Parade | Oriental Bay, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We stumbled across this place on our last morning in Wellington and were oh so pleasantly surprised! The food was fantastic, the drinks were amazing and the staff were so friendly and helpful! I had a vegan breakfast and it was delicious! I can't wait...More

Thank marrthomas
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food nice the staff very poor. The waitress had a very bad attitude .they need to do some serious staff training.it was a Sunday evening.

Thank lynley T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went there for their burger wellington burger. Boar and kumara chips. Kiwi as. Chips were cooked perfectly and the burger was very succulent. Would highly recommend.

Thank Daniel F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went here for a brunch around 12o'clock on a Tuesday and they were half-full during this time and half of the available tables still had the old coffee cups and dishes from the customers that's been there before which makes you have limited spots...More

Thank TheQueenEmelie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very casual, eclectic and fun place to dine. Great menu, and everything we sampled was excellent. Great service, for the most part. Two things I wish. They told us to "grab a menu" - how hard is it for the waiter to bring a menu....More

Thank yecats59
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went their for their burger, the service was slow which took them 25 min, it was busy. The burger bun was very dry...

Thank MrsGNZ
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious breakfast and good service - although they were clearly understaffed and running around crazy they did a great job. I had the rosti with smoked salmon which was delicious. Had the milkshake after which was a bit disappointing so skip that. Would definitely come...More

Thank -Miss-Williams-123
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There arent that many restaurants that go above and beyond like Simon and the crew. Food is delicious and nutritious - (try the immuno juice and superfood salad for a kick-off!) but its really the staff that have the place so warm and familial. Special...More

Thank victowes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was the best breakfast I've ever had. In an attempt to load up for a long day of driving I had the big boys vegeholic breakfast (scrambled). Every bite of food on that plate was AMAZING! I ate it all! Quite possibly the best...More

Thank jenntutu
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We came here as a group to catch up (had no booking). We were told we could sit only if we were eating. It was ok, the food was fine (Cajun chicken burgers) nothing special but nothing bad about them. One really positive thing was...More

Thank Gori_inwellington
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
View, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
08:00 - 21:30
08:00 - 20:30
08:00 - 20:30
08:00 - 20:30
08:00 - 20:30
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 232 oriental Parade | Oriental Bay, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Wellington
  • Phone Number: +64 4-801 7717
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