Best Fish Restaurants In Wellington


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Ortega Fish Shack and Bar

Best Fish Restaurants In Wellington

The Ortega Fish Shack and Bar is a relaxed restaurant in central Wellington, focused on providing quality food and value for money. The quirky décor creates a relaxed atmosphere, with the staff proving a friendly, but professional service.  As the name suggests the emphasis is on seafood, but with plenty of other options on the menu including duck live pate and braised pork belly. Orte... More info

Shed 5 Restaurant and Bar

Best Fish Restaurants In Wellington

Renowned seafood restaurant on Queens Wharf, you can feel the history as you dine in this old warehouse. Shed 5 also has an outdoor terrace for when the weather's nice, so it's very popular in summer. The interior really showcases the maritime heritage of the area, but don't expect run-of-the-mill fish and chips here - this is proper gourmet stuff. Fresh from the market that morning, they'll ru... More info

Dockside Restaurant and Bar

Best Fish Restaurants In Wellington

Dockside Restaurant & Bar offers a unique contrast of old and new in a historic building with a contemporary feel. As one might expect with a prime waterfront location, in the heart of Queens Wharf, the theme strongly hints at maritime and seafood has pride of place on the menu. The outdoor dining area is one of the largest over water in the southern hemisphere. Sitting on the deck with a c... More info

Concrete Bar & Restaurant

Best Fish Restaurants In Wellington

Head into the heart of Wellington's business and shopping district, and you can find a touch of New York with the Concrete Bar & Restaurant. The influence of New York is obvious from the moment you walk in. The chic and modern interior set the tone and is complimented by a bistro styled menu. Visitors can enjoy drinks at the bar or in the restaurant.  The hip interior features sumpt... More info

The Crab Shack

Best Fish Restaurants In Wellington

The Crab Shack is seafood casual dining experience, situated on Queen's Wharf next to Shed 5. The focus of the menu, as the name suggests, is crab but other seafood delights feature. (a first for Wellington and NZ) is our new restaurant at the southern end of Shed 5 on Queen's Wharf. The Crab Shack is a coastal/Cape Cod themed casual dining and drinking experience. Specialising in seafood with ... More info