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) #126 of 692 Restaurants in Wellington $$ - $$$ European, , Vegetarian Friendly
Days Bay, Lower Hutt 612 Marine Drive, Wellington 5013, New Zealand
+64 4-562 8882
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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European, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Days Bay, Lower Hutt 612 Marine Drive, Wellington 5013, New Zealand
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Reviewed 27 June 2016

Stopped here for a snack lunch, didn't need to eat that night! The other half had the squid which he enjoyed & as they didn't have my first choice I went for the lamb koftas & so pleased I did as they were just delicious,...More

Thank SunBeachFun2014
Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

Cobar is a family favourite. We have been there for impromptu dinners-the spur of the moment decision"let's have a treat" or more structured occasions like birthdays. Cobar has NEVER disappointed. The food, ambiance, harbour vows and superb (yet unobtrusive) service is a constant magnet that...More

Thank mahinabay
Reviewed 18 June 2016

It was a glorious sunny day in Wellington and decided to visit Days Bay and have lunch. On arrival at lunch time, we were told that we were too late to order a full meal, but could select and entree and certain sections of the...More

Thank zzdianne
Reviewed 15 June 2016

I celebrated. Significant birthday here with 7 friends and family, it was a very memorable lunch re was no pressure to leave, fantastic view and sun pouring in the window made it even harder to leave. Thank you to the vey helpful staff.

Thank Gingin5356
Reviewed 5 June 2016

We celebrated a family birthday there and our grandchildren attended as well. Although the food was great, the service was poor. The children's menu card included entree, mains and dessert for a fixed price. We ordered the choice of mains including the ones for the...More

Thank GerhardNZ
Reviewed 4 June 2016

The food is average at best, asked for Sausages well done to be presented with them so uncooked they could practically oink at you and eat the mashed potato slurry underneath. Burger was average, and jeez, can the staff just smile maybe at least once....More

Thank johnnyenzed
Reviewed 16 May 2016

Located directly across the bay from the city centre this is a lovely spot. Bit of a drive if you are in the city but fine for us as we were staying nearby. it was very busy on a Saturday night and the tables are...More

Thank Ken F
Reviewed 3 May 2016

Following recommendations we booked a table for lunch in this restaurant as a last meal with family before heading back to the UK. The food was really good but our celebration was spoilt by a very poor service caused by a clear lack of staff...More

1  Thank wpwGlasgow
Reviewed 20 April 2016

This is actually our local restaurant and convenience is one factor in our always going here. However we wouldn't go if it wasn't good as it is a wee bit pricey. The food is amazeballs! AM loving the Tuesday night BYO as it brings the...More

Thank 951kristin
Reviewed 16 April 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed a fabulous meal with a view of the water, flawless service and spectacular wine. Very reasonable price for a high quality meal. Deserves to be better known!

Thank 76aml
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Days Bay, Lower Hutt 612 Marine Drive, Wellington 5013, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Wellington
  • Phone Number: +64 4-562 8882
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