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Arbitrageur Wine Room & Restaurant - CLOSED

125 Featherston Street, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
+64 4-499 5530
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good36%
  • Average19%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible4%
Mar 28, 2016
“Doesn't exist…called Annam”
Jan 17, 2016
“Hard to beat the dining experience at Arbitrageur”
Restaurant Hours Closed
European, Wine Bar
125 Featherston Street, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
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Reviewed March 28, 2016

Not terrible…just doesn't exist anymore!!!It was meant to be our first dining experience in Wellington and we must have walked up and down Featherston several times before we twigged.

Thank Janzibar
Reviewed January 17, 2016

Must be one of the best wine lists in New Zealand! Drop in for a quick snack and some truly magnificent wine or settle in for a dining experience to remember. One of our Wellington favourites, the tastes are wonderful, service is friendly and atmosphere...More

1  Thank M0j3
Reviewed May 6, 2015

The Vietnamese food is good - we love the original restaurant fare (Nam). This restaurant is very Vietnamese/French dolled up in a trendy fashion and the service is condescending. Won't be going back there, but will still support Nam.

1  Thank Rachel P
Reviewed December 2, 2014

We decided to try this restaurant on a recent visit to Wellington, based on a recommendation from our hotel concierge. It is clearly for wine enthusiasts, and dominated by imports rather than locally produced wines. Pity. A clue is the length of the wine list...More

Thank PatchNZ
Reviewed November 22, 2014 via mobile

I have been here several times ... I hasten to add; as a result of other people choosing the restaurant, because I'm afraid that I wouldn't do so myself. I find that it's always the same here. Food that is pretty good but served by...More

1  Thank WH0A
Reviewed November 5, 2014

Had a great meal here and they have an extensive wine list. Had the lamb and it was delicious. Had several red wines and the waiter was very knowledgeable & helpful in the selection. Would definitely go back.

Thank Rich H
Reviewed October 9, 2014

Took my best friend there for a birthday treat on his recommendation, and it didn't fail to please. Extensive wine list (always such a bonus), nice atmosphere and excellently presented food from a grey menu. Not the cheapest place ~ even with a *special deal*,...More

1  Thank Jqqls
Reviewed September 25, 2014

We had made a booking for 3 people at 8.30pm. One of our party had arrived a few minutes early and had bought a bottle of wine and was sitting at the bar having poured the self a glass. When we arrived on time and...More

Thank Wellingtongo_Kiwi_go
Reviewed August 19, 2014

We visited this restaurant last night and this was my first visit. I will certainly be visiting again soon. The service is impeccable and they really care that you find what you really want. If you like your wine, this is your type of place....More

Thank Meenakshi S
Reviewed July 14, 2014

My partner and I escaped the cold tonight and enjoyed a delicious dinner here. We were able to book here and upon arriving were seated promptly. This place seems to be popular with the after work drinks crowd and they have a good tapas menu...More

1  Thank Olivia M
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Restaurant Details

European, Wine Bar
Good for
Large groups, Bar scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 125 Featherston Street, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Wellington
  • Phone Number: +64 4-499 5530
  • E-mail
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