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Simply Paris - CLOSED

181 Cuba Street, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
+64 4-801 5486
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good33%
  • Average2%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
12 Feb 2013
“Great brunch and coffee”
3 Feb 2013
“Lovely taste of France.”
Restaurant Hours Closed
French, European, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
181 Cuba Street, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 37 reviews

Reviewed 12 February 2013

The shop offer delicious pastries,bread and brunch menu. Coffees here are also fantastic. Keep coming back for more.

Thank Susue
Reviewed 4 February 2013

Sitting outside on the comfy sofas, eating cheeses and drinking wine is a wonderful reminder of life in France. Dinner was excellent as well. The entire staff was French so fun to practice.

Thank AdventurePhiles
Reviewed 29 January 2013

The address for this restaurant is wrong. The new premises were in Dixon Street but the restaurant has not opened this year (2013). Media reports suggest that it owes money to a number of creditors and it is unlikely to open again. This is a...More

3  Thank Chucky111
Reviewed 1 January 2013

Great service and so much choice. Love the pastries, the coffees and the accents.Everyone should go at least once. C'est divine.

Thank kiwi_choccie_11
Reviewed 19 December 2012 via mobile

Came in for breakfast, service was abit slow as they only had one staff on, but the French waiter was very friendly and did his best. I had a croissant to start with, was yummy n light. I also had the egg florentine. It was...More

Thank A_Ratnasari
Reviewed 28 November 2012

If you're strolling about Dixon/Cuba Streets in Wellington and in need of sustenance, enjoy a welcome from the charmingly French staff here, then try a heavenly vegetarian quiche.Mine was full of meltingly soft eggplant and courgette in the lightest custard, with the flakiest pastry. Didn't...More

Thank misswest
Reviewed 21 November 2012

I arrived at Simply Paris with a couple of people mid-afternoon for a meeting - we were admiring their wonderful display of patisserie when one of the waitstaff enquired if we were looking for lunch or coffee.... just coffee we said and were given a...More

Thank radames
Reviewed 15 November 2012

What is not to like? I've been there Christmas Eve and on Bastille Day, and both occasions were very special. The atmosphere is great, and there are often nice little suprises from the kitchen. It is not cheap, but worth every cent!

1  Thank bubbles098
Reviewed 10 November 2012

Went in earlish evening for tapas before theatre. Limited tapas menu and they had no fish left which was odd so early in evening. A bit dead and very dark even with candles on the tables which were very close together. Food nice and big...More

Reviewed 6 November 2012

Yummmmm! This cozy little spot reminds me of being in Paris again. The pastries are to die for and I liked being able to grab a simple baguette sandwich on the run. Food in sit-down area was perfect. Very busy but felt quaint and comfortable...More

Thank Danielle C
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$15 - US$20
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 181 Cuba Street, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Wellington
  • Phone Number: +64 4-801 5486
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