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Soi Cafe and Bar - CLOSED

305 Evans Bay Parade, Wellington, New Zealand
+64 4-386 3830
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Overview
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good25%
  • Average32%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
6 Mar 2014
“A lovely Venue but Restaurant now closed!”
28 Jan 2014
“nice views and food shame about the cold fish service”
Restaurant Hours Closed
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American, Mediterranean, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly
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305 Evans Bay Parade, Wellington, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 28 reviews

Reviewed 6 March 2014

Always enjoyed a meal here as such great surroundings and view sitting so close to the water at Evans Bay. BUT as from mid Feb 2014 their website now says they have closed Restaurant side of business and now only do functions like weddings etc....More

Thank KiwiTreker38
Reviewed 29 January 2014

really enjoyed the location and the food but there was something missing and after some thought I realized it is the service. There is no welcome or warmth and there is too many good location restaurants with better service to need to come back.

Thank janesmithhk
Reviewed 16 December 2013

I have been to Soi several times and I am always impressed with the view. The food is of a good standard but the service and atmosphere is always so impersonal. The wait staff are dressed in drab black clothing and it appears to create...More

Thank Sharon H
Reviewed 19 October 2013

High tea: service was perfect, food and tea very nice. But the sea is taking its toll on this building and it's getting shabby. We enjoyed the view though.

Thank WellingtonSleepyjean
Reviewed 14 October 2013

The team at Soi Cafe and Bar worked wonders for our wedding night as we had our reception here on the night of Saturday 5th of October They did the most amazing job and they are very good at what they do, since I first...More

Thank bennoel2012
Reviewed 9 October 2013

This restaurant serves good food and the High tea is particularly nice. It's situated on the water which is nice.However the service is poor and the ambience is a little cold.Nice but not a must return for me

Thank susiepnewzealand
Reviewed 23 August 2013

I took my Mum here for the Wellington on a Plate burger. The service was excellent, although nearer the end I did have to ask for more water. The burger was amazing, it was moist and delicious. It came with coconut lime salt fries which...More

Thank Sarah T
Reviewed 6 July 2013

Great food and great views! This was my birthday dinner, and we had a group of about eight people. There were lots of dishes that sounded nice so there was plenty to choose for whatever your mood was. About 6 dishes were enough for us...More

Thank Thomas K
Reviewed 22 June 2013

You're probably paying for their expensive seaside rent and the view of the bay more than the food. I came here a couple times for a business lunch and I had the crispy pork on rice. They can't even make the rice properly, it tastes...More

Thank theredpanda987
Reviewed 5 June 2013

Great setting, lovely views, service outstanding, food for the "normal person great but after giving them 2 weeks notice the the gluten free food was shocking, No dainty morsels of sweet and savoury but almost dagwood sandwiches with minimum filling and a crustini. Never again....More

Thank Marian E
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Restaurant Details

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Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 305 Evans Bay Parade, Wellington, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Wellington
  • Phone Number: +64 4-386 3830
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