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Joe's Garage

) #61 of 696 Restaurants in Wellington $$ - $$$ , , Cafe
5 Tory Street, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
+64 4-802 5310
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good41%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“burger” (26 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 21:00All hours
Bar, New Zealand, Cafe, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
5 Tory Street, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had breakfast. Food was fabulous and plentiful. Coffee was ok - have had better and have had worse elsewhere. Very noisy with lots of music. Very busy even at 8am on a Saturday morning. What I likes was that they had lots of vegetarian...More

Thank Lynneonekidney
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in there for breakfast this morning after visiting the harbour market. I had the local and I have to say it was one of the best feeds I've had in NZ. Great atmosphere there too as it was the music that attracted our attention....More

Thank darren s
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Four of us had breakfast here for about NZ$22 each - extremely expensive for what was produced. You even had to pay for coffee/tea by the cup - no bottomless cup as you would expect for this price. Quality was average Will not return

Thank GordonW318
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

Amazing breakfast and love the coffee. Perfect for the morning bite. Very friendly staff and atmosphere.

Thank Wilsonjn
Reviewed 22 June 2017

Funky vibe in lower Tory Street. Breakfast always good at Joes! This time with group of 5. Gorgeous George certainly delivers - great hash!

Thank Buckoinchch
Reviewed 6 June 2017

I stopped in for dinner after reading the reviews here --- and I am now convinced that either: 1. The reviews on TA were made by friends and family of the owners Or 2. Restaurants in Wellington must be rather poor if this place gets...More

Thank Inukshukasia
Reviewed 26 May 2017

The kids love coming here, decent selection on the kids menu and an endless supply of colouring in pages to keep them amused! The staff have been friendly and helpful both times we have been here and the food good - something that has appealed...More

Thank xpressoholic
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Went twice last week for dinner! Awesome place for a byo. Went on Thursday last week, then after a booking fell through at an Asian byo on Saturday, we had to go elsewhere and ended up here again. Such an awesome vibe- in particular from...More

Thank LGTravel93
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Can't even rate this with one star!! But won't submit unless I do! It was a Thursday evening, just one large table of teenage girls were already in, otherwise pretty quiet, Took forever to seat us and eventually take our drinks order. The waitress could...More

Thank Denise L
Reviewed 19 May 2017

What a great place to eat. Turned up without a booking for lunch and got seated straight away. Was in town with family for sons graduation and his brother suggest Joes as he has been to the one in Christchurch and enjoyed it. And we...More

Thank Darryl-Jo
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, New Zealand, Cafe, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Takeout, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Tory Street, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Wellington
  • Phone Number: +64 4-802 5310
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