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Havana Bar and Restaurant

32a - 34 Wigan Street | Te Aro, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
+64 4-384 7039
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good29%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“tapas” (56 reviews)
“prawns” (20 reviews)
“truffle” (10 reviews)
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Bar, Cuban, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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32a - 34 Wigan Street | Te Aro, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I did my research on top Wgtn restaurants and this one came up near the top. Pleased to say the rave reviews were spot on and it was fab. Outstanding service and the food memorable. We were a group of 7 and they offered us...More

Thank rwhite732
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I live in Wellington and this is my favourite restaurant in town. They always deliver - whether it be lunch or dinner - summer, autumn, winter or spring. Straight up excellent food. They offer great variety and an excellent mix of vegetarian and meat/seafood and...More

Thank sarahW1742CJ
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A nice quiet out of the way place with unusual decor but still comfy and welcoming, Small space but not crowded then I visited. The smell of coffee being produced in the factory next door.

Thank 499debrag
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I came here with a group of friends to catch up over drinks and have a good chat. Follow the signs to get inside. Our group of eight had a marvellous time - the menu offers several great options for tapas and we enjoyed Beef...More

Thank Ali_Hawkins
Reviewed 4 October 2018

Hidden between two houses, there is a bar on the right and cafe/restaurant on the left. What look like small buildings they open up to a great area to meet with friends. When I entered the bar I was immediately greeted by the bartender and...More

Thank SwinnTaylor
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Funky setting, excellent service, and mummy food to match. Family of four shared eight dish, 6 entrees and 2 mains.

Thank Ruth W
Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

The brunch sour dough was incredible. Great bread with some great bacon, topped with perfectly cooked crumbed eggs and alioli. It looked like a work of art. We finished it off with a delicious glass of bubbles.

Thank Alex R
Reviewed 23 August 2018

Only average tonight because ...Why oh why cant some (and emphasise the 'some') people in hospo realise that their attitudes influence an evenings enjoyment. Havana Bar is fab - food, wine, atmosphere and most of the staff. Were having a great time - ordered something...More

Thank SusanL4071
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

I had to visit the iconic cottages in Wellington. The cottages were situated in the middle of modern buildings. I absolutely loved the exterior of the cottages. We decided to have dinner there. The ambience inside was amazing. We were greeted by a friendly fella...More

Thank Chiepink
Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

The food is superb, service faultless and atmosphere relaxed. The food is tappas style. Only downside is you pay mains prices for tappas size portions.

Thank Kiwitraveler59
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Lloyd W
28 October 2015|
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Response from Dinealone22 | Reviewed this property |
I think it is advisable to book, I have recently been midweek and it was very busy.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$27
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
15:00 - 00:00
15:00 - 00:00
15:00 - 00:00
15:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 32a - 34 Wigan Street | Te Aro, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Wellington
  • Phone Number: +64 4-384 7039
  • E-mail
Situated in colourful and cosy historic cottages, Havana is an award winning cocktail bar & restaurant serving a diverse range of Spanish inspired tapas and seasonal plates. The bar supports local and international musicians and DJ's three nights a week for your listening pleasure.
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