Cafe Scene

Second Dumpling'd for Wellington CBD

Lamb Guvec at Turkish Village.

The Middle Eastern eatery on the corner of Jessie and Tory streets has undergone a subtle rebranding.

Review: Wellington's Turkish Village cafe

The Lamb Guvec at Wellington's Turkish Village is something different and well worth a try.

If you're looking for something more than the usual kebabs and co, this could be the answer.

Egmont St Eatery's getting a sibling

Simon Pepping is the co-owner and head chef at Egmont St Eatery.

The owners of Egmont St Eatery will soon open a second establishment.

Goose Shack shuts up shop

Goose Shack, in Adelaide Rd, Berhampore, has closed two years after it opened.

Mounting bills force Wellington restaurant into voluntary liquidation.

Auckland milk bar arrives in Wellington

Deanna Yang has been serving up milk and cookies to Aucklanders since she was 21. Her mobile milk bar is now in Wellington.

Legendary mobile milk bar arrives in Wellington, and new craft beers on tap

Meet Thorndon's newest food truck

Kim Verry, left, and Dale Bester, are serving up healthy street food in Thorndon.

Gourmet food truck parks in Thorndon

A taste of... Pizza Pomodoro at Golding's Free Dive

Pizza doesn't get better than Pomodoro's offerings in Leeds St

A taste of... Pizza Pomodoro at Golding's Free Dive, in Leeds St

A taste of... Yeay's House, Tawa

Amok Fish curry at Yeay's House.

A taste of… Yeay's House, 209 Main Rd, Tawa, Wellington. 

Where to go for a winter whisky

Patrick Cooney is the general manager at Eva Beva and Fat Angel bars.

New pub for central Wellington, and where to drink a winter whisky.

Probing the coffee-cancer debate video

The coffee we tested was safe, coming in at under 65C.

Drinks hotter than 65C could cause cancer. So how hot is your tea or coffee? We investigate.

Franziska and Five & Dime open for business

Emilio Zunino is co-owner and chef at Franziska Seatoun

Seatoun's singing with fusion flavours.

A taste of Thunderbird

Lunch at Thunderbird is colourful if not filling.

Thunderbird cafe has a vast menu.

Cafe chat: Wellington's newest wine bar

Noble Rot co-owner Josh Pointon christens a glass at Noble Rot, Wellington's newest wine bar.

The capital's craft beer lovers may start rethinking their choice of poison, with a new wine bar open off Cuba St.

Sneak peek at Wellington On a Plate

 

A taste of... House of Dumplings

A taste of… House of Dumplings, 117 Taranaki St, Te Aro, Wellington.

Cafe Reviews

Review: Wellington's Turkish Village cafe

The Lamb Guvec at Wellington's Turkish Village is something different and well worth a try.

If you're looking for something more than the usual kebabs and co, this could be the answer.

A taste of... Pizza Pomodoro at Golding's Free Dive

Pizza doesn't get better than Pomodoro's offerings in Leeds St

A taste of... Pizza Pomodoro at Golding's Free Dive, in Leeds St

A taste of... House of Dumplings

A taste of… House of Dumplings, 117 Taranaki St, Te Aro, Wellington.

A Taste of... Five Boroughs

The Five Borough cheeseburger is among the best we've had.

Five Borough nails the burger but falls flat on the creative fries.

Capital's newest Mojo maintains its point of difference

Mojo is bigger than Maccas in the capital.

It may be bigger than McDonald's in the capital, but Mojo keeps on delivering in the individuality stakes.

Cafe Chat: Sky-high container bar and doughnut delivery service

Tahi on Courtenay Place is a prime people-watching destination.

Wellington's first rooftop container bar opens

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