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70 Courtenay Place, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
+64 4-803 3995
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Japanese, Vietnamese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
70 Courtenay Place, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We came here for dinner because of the good rating here on TA and were also absolutely convinced after leaving the venue some hours later. The location is very nice- modern interior with not too much cliché, very good not too loud music and exceptional...More

Thank victordelta85
Reviewed 1 week ago

Simply delicious, now become an all time favourite for our family. The ginger chicken dumplings are by far the yummiest dumpling to ever walk this earth and are a must order for any Dragonfly visit! Also brilliant is the beef short rib, complete melt in...More

Thank Ella S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food, the cocktails the service are all top notch didn't even have to ask them to store our bags. Love love this place

Thank Lucinda J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a great experience with the Dragonfly crew tonight, fantastic food complimented by great service. We started with Triple cheese wontons and seared tuna, both beautiful. I loved the red duck curry for main and the deserts of ginger brûlée and chilli chocolate moose...More

Thank Andrew I
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Dragonfly always delivers very tasty food. Although we couldn't get a table in the restaurant we managed to snag one in the bar. Had both the pork and chicken dumplings, noodles and the lemongrass chicken. The lemongrass chicken was a very generous serving (much of...More

Thank pipstanz
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Last night we went to Dragonfly after being recommended by a friend ! Wow ! The service was amazing from the apology that there was only room in the garden bar ( which we considered to be amazing) to the wait staff - our three...More

Thank Julie H
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Went here on Saturday night had really yummy food .. And I'm pretty fussy !! Thanks Dragonfly good job on all counts.

Thank PaulaSnow
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Prompt service, very helpful with my dietary concerns. Loved the food, full of flavour and very filling. Would like the option of knife and fork though, difficult cutting my delicious pork pieces with a spoon. The courtyard has a relaxing ambiance, and the cocktails are...More

Thank TripLeigh2015
Reviewed 2 October 2017

We chose Dragonfly as our restaurant for Friday night dinner. We are glad that we did, our food was delicious. We were able to chose from a wide range of menu choices and share our dishes. We enjoyed dishes we knew and dishes that were...More

1  Thank Judy N
Reviewed 30 September 2017

Excellent red curry, but the portion was rather meager. Did not even come with any rice or bread. I do not recall the name of the Sauvignon Blanc on the menu, but it was the worst I tasted well in New Zealand. Service was good.

Thank Yankeehoya
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
4:30 PM - 11:45 PM
4:30 PM - 11:45 PM
4:30 PM - 11:45 PM
4:30 PM - 11:45 PM
4:30 PM - 3:00 AM
4:30 PM - 3:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 70 Courtenay Place, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Wellington
  • Phone Number: +64 4-803 3995
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