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Restaurant 88

88 Tory Street | Te Aro, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
+64 4-385 9088
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Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good33%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
11:00 am - 2:30 pmAll hours
CUISINES
Asian, Fusion, Vietnamese, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
88 Tory Street | Te Aro, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 362 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We booked in advanced and were seated upstairs which was quiet and relaxed compared to downstairs which was crowed and busy. Our drinks arrived quickly. The food arrived all at once including the entrees which were placed on the table. The lemongrass Chicken with coconut...More

Thank Alipa50
LukeDuong, Owner at Restaurant 88, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for your feedback. We apologise for the food coming out a bit quick for you. Next time let our staff to slow it down for you. When our kitchen is fully staff and the first few orders tend to be quick, due to...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We hadn't been to Restaurant 88 in sometime so made a booking for a Sunday night. First issue, no history of reservation despite me telephoning earlier in the day. At least we had a good start, very tasty entrees came quite quickly. But from then...More

Thank canddnz
LukeDuong, Owner at Restaurant 88, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for your feedback. Its unfortunate that we did not deliver on your visit. We are always searching for improvements, so your feedback is important to us, thank you. We hope that you will try us again in the future.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Arrived on a cold Wellington evening without any reservations, but was shown to a table by a lovely lady. Meal was excellent & delicious. Service was quick & friendly. Nothing to fault. Will recommend & will definitely be back.

Thank Carol S
LukeDuong, Owner at Restaurant 88, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for your feedback, much appreciated.

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

What a wonderful find, we have been to Restaurant 88 twice and will return again. We found it through the entertainment book which made the evening even more reasonably priced. Excellent service as well. Thankyou, Rosemary.

Thank rastrahl2017
LukeDuong, Owner at Restaurant 88, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi Rosemary, thank you for your feedback. Glad you enjoyed your dinner at our restaurant and we hope to see you again.

Reviewed May 27, 2017

Food was as excellent as it always it. Service was good - no waiting around but glad we booked ahead.

Thank Ursula E
LukeDuong, Owner at Restaurant 88, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for your feedback, much appreciated.

Reviewed May 27, 2017 via mobile

We had a late night dinner for 8 people. We opted for the banquet menu. There was a generous variety of appetisers and equally generous selection of mains. Fabulous service and very affordable. This place came recommended to us and not hard to see why....More

Thank NeilHBNZ
LukeDuong, Owner at Restaurant 88, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for your feedback. We enjoyed having you here, thanks again.

Reviewed May 26, 2017 via mobile

Nice atmosphere , great and quick service , fresh Vietnamese food , generous portion , I will recommend to my friends.

Thank Damien W
Reviewed May 24, 2017 via mobile

WE found this food just mouth watering. The flavours were beautiful. Cooked to perfection. We had a variety of dishes and all wete fantastic. Restaurant was inviting and staff great

Thank travelbug663
Reviewed May 6, 2017 via mobile

Friends who live in Wellington took us here for dinner and it was Devine. The food was delicious and the perfect size portions. The atmosphere was great and would definitely go again when back in Wellington and will recommend it to others

Thank tiger96_nz
Reviewed April 23, 2017 via mobile

Really good food and drink. Lovely lighting and a good menu. Full dessert menu and drinks menu. Great place for a family meal.

Thank SamuelCase
Linh107, Owner at Restaurant 88, responded to this reviewResponded April 28, 2017

Hello thank you for your recent review. Great to hear you enjoyed our restaurant, please come again. Thanks Luke.

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Owen W
June 27, 2017|
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Response from gindog | Reviewed this property |
No, sorry, we very rarely have deserts.
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Quentin D
December 26, 2016|
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Response from Ceridwyn R | Reviewed this property |
We didn't, but they're quite popular, so I'd advise booking.
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Susan B
August 9, 2016|
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Response from LukeDuong | Property representative |
Hi, sorry but we are fully licensed so no byo :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$11 - $22
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Wine and Beer, Digital Payments
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Special occasions, Large groups, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 88 Tory Street | Te Aro, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Wellington
  • Phone Number: +64 4-385 9088
  • E-mail
Description
Restaurant 88's stylish and modern interior is sure to impress. Home of provincial Vietnamese dining, Restaurant 88 introduces many diverse flavours of Vietnam to Wellingtonians, and visitors, as well as offering great service, and a lovely atmosphere. Fully licensed and open 6 days, you can enjoy lunch or dinner at one of Wellington's best-kept secrets. With an open mind and an empty stomach, let the journey begin!
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