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Hummingbird Eatery & Bar

££ - £££European, ,
22 Courtenay Place, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
+64 4-801 6336
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“lamb shoulder” (6 reviews)
“steak” (21 reviews)
European, Contemporary, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
22 Courtenay Place, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to the Hummingbird last Thursday a group of 5 - the wine list was well above average both by the glass and bottle. The food well what can I say all our dishes were wonderful but the lamb shoulder was presented so rustic...More

Thank rowenadirkx
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lamb Shoulder was amazing, my partner and I shared it with some sides and was absolutely amazing!! Had a lovely cocktail as well, wine list was top notch.

Thank Jordan M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant, in a very popular area, seems somewhat secluded. We were there on a cold evening, and we sat in a somewhat dark corner next to the fire. Wonderful lamb for 2, and a brilliant wine list. We had heard great things about the...More

1  Thank turneraw
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited on a Friday night, I had steak which was cooked perfectly, accompanying sauce was delish. Gf had snapper and loved it. Shared a chocolate dessert which was also nice. Had the Hendricks high tea for two and it was well presented and tasty. Service...More

2  Thank Richard M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I visited Hummingbird with a work colleague. The decor and vibe of eh restaurant was wonderful. I had the Pork Belly for entree and was delighted with the superior flavour and textures of the dish. We followed this with the Lamb Shoulder for 2 people....More

1  Thank Paul A
Reviewed 11 March 2018

I decided to visit by my friend advise and I must admit, it was worth it! Great and friendly wait personnel, nice and elegant dishes, great selection of wines or some other drinks, which can be paired not only to your selected meal, but also...More

1  Thank Aigars S
Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

We went with a group of 12 for a two-part meal. We had entrees and mains before a show and then dessert after. The service was excellent. We had a guest with significant dietary requirements and they were all incorporated into the set menu -...More

1  Thank Tabatha1998
Reviewed 4 March 2018

Fantastic service and great bar meals and about the only place nearby we could find that could give us a bar meal at 4:30 pm

1  Thank Mumocrok
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Heard a lot about Hummingbird but had the impression it was very noisy. But in the event the music was incredibly tasteful and restrained, the service charming, the wine reasonable and the food quite exceptional. Worth a detour and I think most will see this...More

1  Thank philipharrison
Reviewed 1 March 2018

A frequent diner to Hummingbird - usually for dessert and coffee with my wife. This visit was a full family event for dinner so having a main at this restaurant was a first for me. Service was very attentive and should be as seemed a...More

1  Thank Max_O6363
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$25
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
15:00 - 04:00
15:00 - 04:00
15:00 - 04:00
15:00 - 04:00
15:00 - 04:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22 Courtenay Place, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Wellington
  • Phone Number: +64 4-801 6336
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Hummingbird is a multi-award winning eatery and bar founded in 2000. It was fully refurbished in 2012, with an increased focus on serving delicious, unpretentious, sensibly priced food and world class cocktails. Open Tuesday through Saturday from 3pm until late, for dinner, drinks, cocktails and good times.
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