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Charley Noble Eatery & Bar

Grand Floor Huddart Parker Building | 1 Post Office Square, Wellington, New Zealand
+64 508 242 753
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“steak” (88 reviews)
“lamb shoulder” (29 reviews)
“pot pie” (13 reviews)
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7:00 AM - 11:30 PMAll hours
Steakhouse, European, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Grand Floor Huddart Parker Building | 1 Post Office Square, Wellington, New Zealand
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Reviewed yesterday

Exquisite food, prepared by a team who really do get good food. the smoked BBQ cooked meat is complimented with deliciously fresh greens and artfully prepared sides makes for a pleasurable eating experience. Front of house seem unflappable and friendly and everything works like clockwork....More

Thank PatrickP
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We sat at the raw bar that provided a front row seat into the kitchen. It was fun to watch the chefs and cooks, and preview food before we ordered. The steak was superb and we loved the meat pie. Two things to note: the...More

Thank Chris W
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Was really happy with my visit to Charley Noble. Came with a group of friends for Saturday night dinner and it was excellent. The service was great. The menu was fab - I wanted to eat everything! I went for the market fish which was...More

Thank -Miss-Williams-123
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My friend and I get there without a reservation and we get a very nice table. The food was really great. I don't know when I ate the last time such a tasty burger. The steak was very delicious as well. The service was very...More

Thank KiaOra80
Reviewed 1 week ago

I visited this restaurant to try the Truffle fries which I had been told were the best in Wellington and I have to agree the Truffle fries were very delicious however I was dissapointed in my main dish (Twice Cooked Beef Cheek), I expected the...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Went inside for an early coffee. The huge place was empty, but the waitress was impatient. While I was taking my sit she bombarded me with info about the menu. It seems that some items have changed their ingredients, and alike, but I wasnt paying...More

Thank Np-ln
Louise-Director, Owner at Charley Noble Eatery & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

really sorry that we let you down with the breakfast - we will be discussing your feedback this week and expect to see improvements as we had been doing well in delivering great service and food.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We turned up without a booking but were accommodated without fuss with service that was unrelentingly efficient and friendly. Nice lunch (I like your old whitebait dish more than your current disassembled one). Lunch mates enjoyed their fish pies and spaghetti respectively. Recommend.

Thank Andrew I
Louise-Director, Owner at Charley Noble Eatery & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for the lovely feedback and sorry that you didn't like the new whitebait dish as much. We thought we would offer something different from the usual whitebait sandwich.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came here with a large group for a business breakfast. Service was slow and our waitress had difficulty understanding our orders (most of us had to repeat two or three times). We waited 40 minutes for our breakfasts and when they arrived (all at...More

Thank mel_m00023
Louise-Director, Owner at Charley Noble Eatery & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

We are very sorry that you had such a disappointing experience with us - normally our breakfast service goes really well. I have forwarded your review to my senior team so that we can review and discuss with our breakfast staff to ensure this doesn't...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent meal, the third time we have been there as visitors from Australia. Food always good quality food, good variety to pick from, well cooked, good portion size. The wine list is good and the process are not over the top, can get quite crowded...More

Thank David W
Louise-Director, Owner at Charley Noble Eatery & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for the great review and thrilled that we've delivered on all 3 occasions that you've dined.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The way people have talked about Charley Noble over the years, I made the assumption it was a stuck up fine dining place that gives you a tiny meal in the middle of a huge white plate. How wrong was I. You walk in to...More

Thank Arlene O
Louise-Director, Owner at Charley Noble Eatery & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Love your review, thank you so much and thrilled that you gave us a chance. Looking forward to having you dine with us again.

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November 8, 2016|
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Response from 1160paul | Reviewed this property |
No. Full bar
r s
September 27, 2016|
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Response from beaniewellington | Reviewed this property |
I would go to Glengarry Wines - they have a great selection.
Tara B
September 22, 2015|
Response from Louise-Director | Property representative |
Many thanks for your question. You can make bookings for lunch and for dinner on Sunday. For dinner Monday - Saturday we only take bookings for larger groups of 8 or more. We do manage a wait list for our guests who... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $48
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Local cuisine, Large groups, Special occasions, Bar scene
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
7:00 AM - 11:30 PM
7:00 AM - 11:30 PM
7:00 AM - 11:30 PM
7:00 AM - 11:30 PM
7:00 AM - 11:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Grand Floor Huddart Parker Building | 1 Post Office Square, Wellington, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Wellington
  • Phone Number: +64 508 242 753
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Charley Noble - a smart, casual eatery & bar, showcasing wood-fired cooking, local ingredients, natural wine and craft beers is open for both lunch and dinner. Charley Noble features a Zesti wood fired char grill and rotisserie. Diners can experience this first hand as the eatery has an open to view kitchen where people can see their food being prepared from their dining table. Charley Noble showcases the best in locally sourced, healthy, organic and sustainable food. The menu has something for everyone but of special note is the seafood bar which has a choice of freshly shucked Oysters and Crudo of kingfish, tuna & salmon. And that's just for starters!For the meat lovers the wood fired grill & rotisserie offers up organic cuts of aged, pasture fed and grain fed beef. There's also a full range of other options including chicken, pork ribs, and crayfish all cooked on the wood fired grill & rotisserie.While it is a seafood and meat heaven, there's also plenty for vegetarians as well as a wide selection of salads, pasta and lighter meals. There's also a bar menu where one can watch the food experience while sipping on a craft beer or organic wine and sampling small delicious plates. Charley Noble Eatery and Bar, Post Office Square, Wellington. Walk in for lunch and dinner from 11:30am Monday - Friday and 5:00 Saturday and Sunday.
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