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The Long Bar On Brandon

22 Brandon Street, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
+64 4-499 1989
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  • Excellent14%
  • Very good56%
  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
Travelers talk about
“mee goreng” (5 reviews)
“orange beef” (3 reviews)
“chicken dish” (2 reviews)
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Asian, Malaysian
$$ - $$$
22 Brandon Street, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I have been many times. My latest visit gave me an opportunity to try their Singapore Noodles. Like every other dish it was freshly made, tasty, well presented and well priced. Service is understated but no complaints there. Always a go to favourite

Thank poohtravel
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have lived in Singapore for years and used to visit Malaysia quest a bit. Eating here remind me of the exact taste. Real authentic flavours and amazing value. Recommend the place 100%.

Thank Richard D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

As always the food is great. They always seem to have a problem with getting all the food to a table at the same time though. This really let's them down. Only two of us for lunch and waiting over 5 minutes between 1 person...More

Thank Murray P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Worst service I've had in a long time. Went for lunch, my food was placed in front of me before being taken away and given to someone who arrived after my group. My companions then got their food while I waited another 20 minutes. My...More

Thank Mark M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband used to go here frequently so we were looking forward to dining here. Unfortunately it was very disappointing. The menu was all in English - no Malaysian dishes such as Penang or Masaman Curry just Chicken curry or Beef curry. The meal was...More

Thank Russellbum
Reviewed June 7, 2017

This is a good place for a big group, or for buying a bunch of kids dinner. The service is good, the portions large & there's a big range of choices. Its not 5-star dining & its not trying to be, excellent meal.

Thank Asinvari
Reviewed June 6, 2017 via mobile

The Staff were very helpful and would do anything to make our night amazing. There were two tables of my Family and Friends and we had a lot of yummy good and lots of laughter.

Thank ccdd1
Reviewed April 28, 2017 via mobile

I'm giving this a three overall in the context of Wellington's competitive Malaysian scene - but I'd give it a four if you restricted it to Lambton Quay, where generally good food locations are lacking (especially Malaysian). In generally, I'm being tough because there's so...More

Thank ST_Brisbane
Reviewed April 20, 2017 via mobile

Been going to Long Bar for years and the food is consistently good. Good for lunch as you can do lunch in an hour and very reasonable. You can guarantee a quick dinner if needed. Meals may not come out at the same time for...More

Thank Fennz
Reviewed April 10, 2017 via mobile

The food was bland and the service was bad! Rude servers and we received our main before our starters. Our food was cold and not brought out at the same time! Overall I don't recommend this place!!!

1  Thank Jadounebedel
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22 Brandon Street, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Wellington
  • Phone Number: +64 4-499 1989
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The popularity of The Long Bar on Brandon is testimony to its fast friendly service and sumptuously authentic Malaysian cuisine, making it a must try for lunch or dinner. Traditional mouth-watering curries, sambal and east coast Malaysian dishes, through to indian influences such as creamy kormas, are just some of the tasty dishes on their extensive menu. Everything is made from scratch using authentic ingredients and fresh produce - no instant pastes or msg – and there is a wide selection of vegetarian dishes. If you have any special dietary requirements, the welcoming staff are happy to arrange a meal to suit.The Long Bar on Brandon’s authentic chefs give diners a passionate smattering of South East Asian cuisine at it’s best, whether you are curious or a connoisseur. There is an extensive list of wines and beers to accompany your meal, and The Long Bar on Brandon also serve great coffee and have full bar facilities. Your email enquiries are welcomed and please phone to book.
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