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Cuisine: Fine Dining, New Zealand, Wine Bar
Price Point: Mains from $15 - $35

Enjoy creative New Zealand cuisine from the Bay Plaza Hotel restaurant, found in the heart of Wellington.

Their innovative menu showcases some of the best, market-fresh produce of New Zealand, and is designed to cater for both gluten-free and vegetarian diets. Enjoy sophisticated mains from their Smart Menu, like the grilled sirloin steak served with a creamy potato gratin, or opt for something more casual, such as the slow braised curried lamb with rice, roti, coriander
& coconut yoghurt . Save room for dessert though! Their Sweet Menu offers a scrumptious array of treats, like the apple pie, or doughnut sundae.
As well as delicious fare, Bay Plaza Hotel restaurant also boasts an impressive wine list of award-winning local wines, like the Dusky Sounds Sauvignon Blanc from the Waipara region. Relax and enjoy at this elegant eatery, located on Oriental Parade in the Bay Plaza Hotel.

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Bay Plaza Hotel Restaurant
40 Oriental Parade
Wellington 6011

Open Hours:
Everyday

Breakfast: 6.30am - 10am
Dinner: 6pm - 10pm

Phone: 04 385 7799

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Bay Plaza Hotel Restaurant
Location: City Centre
Cuisine: Fine Dining, New Zealand, Wine Bar
Mains: $15 - $35
Bay Plaza Hotel Restaurant accepts American Express

Reviews

The service received was friendly and genuine. We didn't have to wait long for our food to come out. Pleasantly surprised to see the serving portions. The beef was cooked perfectly, nice and tender. The lamb curry was full of flavour with generous sizes of cubed meat. We ordered salads too which were fresh and tasty.
Would recommend this restaurant to anybody wanting a quiet and warm setting, with excellent customer service delivery.

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Edwin Van Helsdingen

From the moment we walked in we knew we were in for great service and food. We were immediately seated at a table by the window and our drink and starter orders were taken promptly. The cocktail specials on offer were brilliant in terms of taste and price. The menu had a great variety of food meaning there was something for everyone. The food was well priced and was delicious for all three courses I tried. It was rather empty in the restaurant which didn't bother me as it meant we never had to wait long for any drink or dish all night. Overall it is a great place to dine whatever the occasion. I will definitely consider dining here when I'm next in the region.

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Jade Cocurullo

We had such a lovely time! The staff were very friendly and welcoming. The food was also great, large portion sizes so very good value for money! Would highly recommend this place for dinner, can't wait to visit again

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A hidden gem! Pretty quiet when we were there, server was very professional and the food was great, quite large portions so very good value.

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Eugene Kwok

Meals were a generous portion. Steaks were cooked well. Restaurant has a nice and cozy atmosphere and very pleasant. Staff also very enthusiastic. Lovely dining experience

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Yum Yum and more Yum!!!!
We dined as a table of 4 and the food was delicious, Lamb shank cooked to perfection with meat falling off the bone and lovely pea and feta salad with creamy mash to go with it, serving size was generous too! Fish of the day was perfectly cooked and so fresh, beautifully presented with saffron butter although needed a little bit more seasoning, easily done with a sprinkle of salt from the table.
We all tried a different desert and the chocolate brownie won hands down with its salted caramel sauce and Ice-Cream.
Agree with other reviews in that this place is underrated and we will definitely be returning for fresh, quality beautifully presented food with attentive staff. Thank you First Table and thank you Bay Plaza Hotel, thoroughly enjoyed my birthday dinner and the wine of the month too a cute 200ml bottle of Italian Prosecco for only $10!

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The Bay Plaza delivered an outstanding meal. My snapper was divine and melted in the mouth, and everyone enjoyed their tasteful dishes so carefully prepared. The wine list was well priced and the service was friendly and charming. We will definitely be back! So glad to have experienced the Bay Plaza Hotel Restaurant and delighted it has joined First Table. Thank you.

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Michaela August

We were a table of 3 and we all ordered different things and we all thought the food was delicious and the cheesecake is a must. We were well taken care of by the team and the service we received was amazing.

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Great service. The main dish I ordered was huge.

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Susie Campbell

Awesome service, and delicious food! Thanks for an awesome night!

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Very good food. Big portions, as a couple we ordered the fish and pork belly - got a side of fries, really didn't need at all. Great service.

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Anura Jayasekara

Great! Recommend to others. Thanks for the team

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Pleasant dinner out with the family

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Emma Laffey

Was great to try somewhere new, really enjoyed our three course meal..we didn’t need three courses but was hard to resist. Thanks for having us would absolutely recommend this place.

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Excellent, tasty food. The portions are generous too. The staff are friendly. Highly recommend!

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Nice food, nice venue.

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The service received was friendly and genuine. We didn't have to wait long for our food to come out. Pleasantly surprised to see the serving portions. The beef was cooked perfectly, nice and tender. The lamb curry was full of flavour with generous sizes of cubed meat. We ordered salads too which were fresh and tasty.
Would recommend this restaurant to anybody wanting a quiet and warm setting, with excellent customer service delivery.

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Maryann Bugg

Yummy food. Generous portions. Loved it.

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Peter Walsh

Meal well presented and flavoursome.
Quiet dining room, excellent for holding a conversation.

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Zamm Zamudio

Excellent!

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Kimberley O'Dwyer

The food was really nice, service was fantastic. Would recommend

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Mike Fagan

Very nice place to dine and the staff were very helpful.

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Mel Evans

Couldn't fault it, the service was awesome, and they weren't fazed by me being coeliac, very accommodating. Food was delicious. We'll definitely be back!

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Great food and service, thanks!

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It was a new menu that had been running for 3 days, it was absolutely devine. Could not fault one thing about it. We had the chicken and shared desserts of chocolate brownie and baked cheesecake. Service was also great, even though we were pretty much the only diners they gave us just the right amount of attention, not pushy at all. Definitely using first table and going back and bringing friends with us next time.

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Emma Mailangi

Lovely dinner out. Food and service was fabulous! Will definately be back.

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Fergus Mao

First time visit
My friend and I both ordered the fish dish which is very tasty
Very quiet environment as there were two table customers on Saturday night.
But food quality was good, and service is outstanding too.

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Delicious food. Attentive staff. View looking at the back of a supermarket not so good but didn't take away from the excellent food. Good portion size and so good.

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Mark Fahey

Great food all our table loved it in

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Amy Cousins Larsen

Though relatively quiet and not the fanciest place, the service was good and the food was amazing!
Would go back!

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Sue Lapham

Great food and service by our waiter.Big servings and good prices and a varied menu. Can also park for free very enjoyable.

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Edwin Van Helsdingen

From the moment we walked in we knew we were in for great service and food. We were immediately seated at a table by the window and our drink and starter orders were taken promptly. The cocktail specials on offer were brilliant in terms of taste and price. The menu had a great variety of food meaning there was something for everyone. The food was well priced and was delicious for all three courses I tried. It was rather empty in the restaurant which didn't bother me as it meant we never had to wait long for any drink or dish all night. Overall it is a great place to dine whatever the occasion. I will definitely consider dining here when I'm next in the region.

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We had reached earlier than our booking time which they were very accommodative. The food was brilliant, big portions and well presented. Their dessert was absolutely mouthwatering. Will definitely go there again in future.

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Wow! What fantastic food! The portions were generous, perfectly cooked and full of flavour. The staff were super friendly and attentive. We were celebrating our 33rd wedding anniversary and appreciated the quieter surroundings so we could actually hear each other talking. We thoroughly enjoyed our evening. Thanks Bay Plaza Hotel.

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Jade Cocurullo

We had such a lovely time! The staff were very friendly and welcoming. The food was also great, large portion sizes so very good value for money! Would highly recommend this place for dinner, can't wait to visit again

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Peck Choo Tan

Wait staff was very friendly. I had fish but it was a tad dry but was tasty. Dessert (doughnut) was great. A pleasant dining experience.

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Jay Pagtakhan

The meal was delicious and well presented

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Great experience. Good sized portions, staff were lovely and food delicious. Didn't have room for desert!

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Camryn Williams

Fantastic service, very attentive and polite and friendly.
Food was great! Big portions so full tummy’s afterwards!

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Enjoyed our meals and service was friendly.

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Donny Tang

It's my second time to have dinner in this restaurant with my friend. The food is very delicious. Very nice.

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Maca Alonso

Excellent food and service extraordinary ! I definitely recommend this place , nice and quiet

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A hidden gem! Pretty quiet when we were there, server was very professional and the food was great, quite large portions so very good value.

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Lovely service very friendly. Food was really tasty too :)

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Eugene Kwok

Meals were a generous portion. Steaks were cooked well. Restaurant has a nice and cozy atmosphere and very pleasant. Staff also very enthusiastic. Lovely dining experience

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Very good food and nice waitress

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Alex Bunning

Excellent food and service, very quiet restraunt

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Dale MacRae

We came to Wellington for a birthday weekend away and stayed at Bay Plaza so was a bonus to find out that their restaurant was on first table. Was a pleasant experience with polite and helpful staff. We had a steak meal and a lamb shank meal. Both meals were enjoyable. Took a apple pie dessert back to the room for later.

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The food was delicious and the service was great.
We also took advantage of the free parking.

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Lois Bond

Delicious food and great service thanks. Great when you can go out for a lovely 3 course meal together with 2 wines and a beer all for under $80!! :)

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Zaf Zaf

The best thing about this place is the staff. 10/10. :)

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Mark Fahey

Great food and service really tasty thanks.

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A great venue, easy parking in the city, fantastic friendly service, loved the food especially the main (lamb shanks). Would definitely go again.

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We had a great time, good meals. Kids friendly. Great family time

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Sarah Wild

Fantastic food & wonderful service

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Nice and quiet environment. Friendly staff and free parking available. The food is good. We enjoyed the night.

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Lisa Collinson

A really lovely meal. Will happily go back to dine there again. Would recommend highly.

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