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Dragons Chinese Restaurant

25 Tory Street, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good45%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“dim sum” (13 reviews)
“orange beef” (10 reviews)
Open Now
17:30 - 22:00All hours
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
25 Tory Street, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago

First time back after earthquake closed the street where they are located. Certainly wasn't disappointed. Good selection of yum cha choices and some nice fresh greens which let's you pretend you are not being too piggy!! We enjoyed a few dishes that were not on...More

Thank Tracy M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Incredibly prompt service --- reasonably good dim sum considering it is NZ --- we had lunch twice during our stay

Thank Inukshukasia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Family dinner here after a day at the stadium for a tournament. 2 tables one of 8 and another of 9. Service was exceptional with dishes coming out lighting fast tonight. Every dish was perfect. Braised tofu and shiitake mushroom, brisket with Chinese turnip hot...More

Thank Cynthia N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Reliably one of the most pleasant and reliable Chinese restaurants in Wellington. I just had 7 friends for a long lunch and the bill was $200 so it's good value too.

Thank Bel-Ware
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This restaurant is always packed with local Chinese families and foreigners and locals alike are very welcome there. A large menu with tables to suit every occasion it's definitely a place to go for Chinese food. Can get rowdy on Saturday nights so go early...More

Thank iamrhys
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food here is as authentic as it can get. Anyone who is looking for "localized" Chinese food will be utterly disappointed but those who crave for authentic Chinese food will be in food heaven. We've been here for dinner and yum cha and the...More

Thank YWengC
Reviewed 19 May 2017

We took the option to have a banquet as a celebratory meal. There were 8 of us. It was delicious lots of variety and all were satisfied and full to the brim. Great staff friendly and helpful the decor- red!

Thank Josie W
Reviewed 13 May 2017

There were 6 of us and we pre-ordered the Roast Duck. It was on Easter. What an amazing service. Everything was served when it was supposed to be served. Wonder food, professional staff, presentation was perfect. I highly recommend this restaurant.

Thank patriciaann2017
Reviewed 27 April 2017

I love chinese food and this was very good. The beef tripe salad was excellent and so was the cold cucumber salad. The spicy prawn dumpling was delicious as well. I would recommend this to an someone who likes more authentic Chinese

Thank Sandy O
Reviewed 25 April 2017

This is another of our CBD favourites for YUM CHA. we always go here on a Sunday Morning and it is always busy so make a booking. Selection is best when they are busy and dishes are hot. if you do not watch selections the...More

Thank Chelmswood M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:45 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
10:45 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25 Tory Street, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Wellington
  • Phone Number: 04-384-3288
  • E-mail
Lunch and Dinner, with amazing Yum Cha menu - very popular with local and visiting Asian foodies as well as lovers of really good Chinese food.
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