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Chameleon Restaurant

££££European, ,
2 Grey Street, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
+64 4-495 7841
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Overview
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“amuse bouche” (9 reviews)
“petit fours” (10 reviews)
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CUISINES
European, New Zealand, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££££
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LOCATION
2 Grey Street, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
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51 - 60 of 359 reviews

Reviewed 8 July 2017

Small meals but they were very filling and tasted amazing. Great staff as well! Thanks for a great dinner

Thank Claire L
ChameleonR, Manager at Chameleon Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 8 July 2017

Good Afternoon Claire, Thank you for your review. I'm happy to read that your had an enjoyable meal. I will be sure to pass back the feedback to the team. We look forward to having you back again soon. Kind Regards, Damien Wetta Restaurant Manager

Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

The meals were very innovative. They had 2 dishes for $50 which were 3/4 size so you could have two plates. The food was the most tasty and unique mixture of flavours. I had the Salmon and duck which had some of the most amazing...More

Thank fishinwater
ChameleonR, Manager at Chameleon Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 8 July 2017

Good Afternoon, Thank you for your review. Our medium size plates are a very unique way of dining and a very enjoyable way to try multiple dishes from our menu. I am happy to read that your meal had the most amazing flavours you had...More

Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

During our recent stay in Wellington, the top 100 restaurants in NZ were released and we were quite surprised to see our hotel restaurant included in the list. We had also recently eaten in two other top 100 listed restaurants in Wellington, and can confidently...More

Thank Rhianna M
ChameleonR, Manager at Chameleon Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 8 July 2017

Good Afternoon Rhianna, Thank you very much for your excellent review. At Chameleon we are very proud to be in the top 100 restaurants in New Zealand and we are delighted to hear that your experience lived up to our most recent award. We look...More

Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

Food and service absolutely amazing. We will definately be back to eat here again. Highly recommend the pork belly

Thank Midds79
ChameleonR, Manager at Chameleon Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 28 June 2017

Hi there, Thank you for your great review, I am happy to hear that you had amazing food and service. We look forward to having you back again. Kind Regards, Damien Wetta Restaurant Manager

Reviewed 6 June 2017

Unbelievable and very high end food and presentation. Great wine list... The attention to detail was phenomenal along with some of the best service I've experienced in a long time.More

Thank Thierry C
ChameleonR, Manager at Chameleon Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2017

Dear Thierry, Thank you for your lovely review. I am delighted you enjoyed your dining experience, unbelievable and very high end food and presentation, attention to detail was phenomenal along with some of the best service I've experienced in a long time. The team and...More

Reviewed 5 June 2017

We had a fantastic meal, everything was beautifully cooked and presented, the staff are wonderful and welcoming and made us feel very relaxed and taken care of. Would not hesitate to recommend this restaurant to any one.More

Thank moaprint
ChameleonR, Manager at Chameleon Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2017

Dear moaprint, Thank you for your lovely comment. I am delighted to read you enjoyed your dining experience, fantastic meal, everything was beautifully cooked and presented, staff are wonderful and welcoming and made us feel very relaxed and taken care of. We appreciate you taking...More

Reviewed 29 May 2017

Food was perfectly cooked, well balanced and presented. We had steak, snapper and pork belly with a side and petit fours for sharing afterward. Tables are not too close and good place to talk. The waiter must have heard us toasting a birthday and bought...More

Thank June M
ChameleonR, Manager at Chameleon Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 30 May 2017

Dear June M, Thank you for your lovely review. I am delighted to read you enjoyed your dining experience, food was perfectly cooked, well balanced and presented, steak, snapper and pork belly with a side and petit fours, completely unsolicited special dessert, service was well...More

Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

Great dinner, great menu - items are slightly bigger than an entree, so you choose two and you will certainly not be disappointed - the food and service was great. Wine list was good as well!More

Thank travel7792
ChameleonR, Manager at Chameleon Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 25 May 2017

Dear travel7792, Thank you for your lovely review. I am please to read you enjoyed your dining experience, great dinner, great menu, the food and service was great, wine list was good as well! We thank you for choosing to dine with us and we...More

Reviewed 16 May 2017

This nice restaurant not only is beautifully set, but the atmosphere is relaxing, pleasant and quiet. Great staff service who are attentive, friendly and professional. Being a frequent traveler myself, I found that being served by the French waiter had me forgetting I was in...More

Thank Noelene1178
ChameleonR, Manager at Chameleon Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 17 May 2017

Dear Noelene1178, Thank you for your lovely review. I have read your comment and I am delighted to read that you enjoyed your dining experience, relaxing atmosphere, pleasant and quiet, great staff service and very attentive, friendly and professionalism. The team and I look forward...More

Reviewed 14 May 2017

This is the hotel restaurant for the Intercontinental and it's surprisingly good. We had breakfast there twice and dinner once. The breakfast buffet is well stocked, with poached eggs, veggies, meat, fruit, and a large assortment of bread, sweet breads, and cereals. They'll also make...More

Thank grateful t
ChameleonR, Manager at Chameleon Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 17 May 2017

Dear grateful t, Thank you for your feedback. I was delighted to read that you enjoyed your dining experience with us, breakfast buffet is well stocked, also make omelettes to order, good coffee and almond milk lattes as well, had a lovely seafood chowder, that...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 11:00
Monday
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 10:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 10:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 10:30
Thursday
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 10:30
Friday
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 10:30
Saturday
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 11:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Grey Street, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Wellington
  • Phone Number: +64 4-495 7841
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Description
The menu selection changes seasonally and offers some of the best locally sourced produce . The Chameleon menu is intelligent and original but it's also comforting and flavoursome. The wine list offers an array of taste from around the world with special focus on New Zealand ,the glass pour selection changes regularly to harmonise with our food menu. Chameleon service is welcoming and hospitable with genuine attention to every guest visiting our Restaurant. ONE HAT 2017 Cuisine New Zealand Good Food Awards
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