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The Flying Burrito Brothers

176-182 Cuba Street, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
+64 4-385 8811
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good41%
  • Average12%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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“fajitas” (30 reviews)
“queso” (4 reviews)
“churros” (9 reviews)
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Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
176-182 Cuba Street, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
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Reviewed July 15, 2016

I would probably call this eatery Texmex fast food in a good way. No pretense food, good and quick service. It can get pretty busy at lunch time!

Thank Livakiwi
Reviewed July 8, 2016 via mobile

From the moment we were sat in a tiny dark corner I could tell this wasn't going to be good! The waiter was extremely unhelpful, for some reason a Mexican restaurant can't make vegetarian nachos. Despite selling everything needed individually for nachos as sides? If...More

1  Thank calebstrawbridge
Reviewed June 27, 2016

Three of us popped in on a recent Thursday night and were seated downstairs. We did have to ask a passing server if we could order drinks, but from then on the service was good. We all enjoyed our food and limited ourselves to one...More

1  Thank MLR1604
Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

I have been here twice now with my partner, as we both love treating ourself to nachos and margaritas. Unfortunately, both times we visited we were made to feel like an inconvenience to the waitresses. We felt rushed and unwelcome but despite the atmosphere, we...More

Thank Ruth O
Reviewed June 25, 2016

It seemed cursed from the moment of booking. We sent through a request to book a table of 9 at 8pm on a Friday 10 days prior via the reservation system on their website, the website said thanks we will contact you shortly to confirm,...More

Thank Rori M
Reviewed June 25, 2016

Hi there - I don't like writing a bad review - but honestly the Flying Burrito Brothers have done their dash. Wellington now has multiple choices of real mexican as well as good tex-mex. I am unsure if it was the evening we went, but...More

Thank kiwikessler
Reviewed June 23, 2016

Stumbled across this place and we thoroughly enjoyed our meal and drinks. I wanted to eat there the 2nd night too!

Thank c-man27
Reviewed June 15, 2016

We went to this restaurant to celebrate our grand daughters 19th birthday. There were eleven of us. The restaurant had a nice atmosphere. The food was hot and beautifully presented and it tasted good too. Service was friendly and efficient and nothing was too much...More

Thank scribblerz
Reviewed June 13, 2016

I've never been to Mexico, but I do eat a lot of food and the chicken tacos here blew my mind. A bit pricey for the munchies, but good value

Thank Ruthanne P
Reviewed June 3, 2016

This is one of the top two Mexican food places in Wellington. Enjoyed the food, service with a smile, fast, clean, neat, and efficient.

Thank eagleeye2026
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$11 - $19
Dinner, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 176-182 Cuba Street, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Wellington
  • Phone Number: +64 4-385 8811
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