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Monsoon Poon

12 Blair St, Wellington 6001, New Zealand
+64 4-803 3555
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good32%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
Closes in 26 min
11:00 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
Indian, Asian, Thai, Indonesian, Singaporean, Malaysian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
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Value
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LOCATION
12 Blair St, Wellington 6001, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 578 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

This is a wonderful place with great food and generally fantastic service. There's no shortage of places to eat, but places to eat with consistently good food and good service are more challenging to find. We've been going here regularly for lunch for ages now....More

Thank walter_k_jones
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Food is amazing! Service is a bit slow on clearing plates and glasses but the sensational meals out way that.

Thank David S
Reviewed 6 days ago

I don't necessarily like to give negative reviews, as I would just like to highlight our particular experience here at Monsoon Poon. Our group arrived later than we normally would for dinner, and we ordered some starters to share of the Malai Chicken and some...More

Thank TravelAddix13
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our 2nd night in Wellington, feeling the pain of long travel was relieved by a visit to Monsoon Poon. No bookings was a worry, we went early, but it was too late, already full already buzzing, we were told an hour. Fortunately a great bar...More

Thank Joe O
Reviewed 1 week ago

We haven't been here for a while but it is still as good as we remember. Must have been the first of the Asian fusion and it continues to have the formula just right. Food is really tasty and covers the range of cuisines. Something...More

Thank Heather R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was recommended this restaurant by friends as a fab/ reasonable place to visit. We were not disappointed at all. When we arrived it was clearly busy (good sign! !) And we were a little concerned if we would be able to dine here. This...More

1  Thank Simon P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food was rated average/too hot[spicy]/not bad/great by our group of four. Portions were generous.it would help if the menu denoted level of spiciness/heat.Our waitress was helpful and friendly BUT we couldn't see what we were eating and had to get a torch to read...More

1  Thank Kathryn R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was my 4th visit with friends and again I had a great experience! Menu selection is decent, the cocktails are awesome and the atmosphere is good too! It's a must visit place weather your 2 or 10 people! Our waitress was really bubbly and...More

Thank Jamel O
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is always busy and never lets me down for a quick bite! Yummy food, we shared a couple of plate, the portions were quite large, so make sure your hungry........... lovely service, well done guys we loved it.

Thank Karen H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I visited Monsoon Poon for dinner recently as part of large group (almost 20 people) with work mates. My experience was so mixed, but the food was so outstanding I've given this place a high review. The good: the food was amazing! Everyone at the...More

1  Thank Matt_and_Mylo
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 Blair St, Wellington 6001, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Wellington
  • Phone Number: +64 4-803 3555
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Description
A vibrant atmosphere and an innovative design concept, Monsoon Poon offers choices from the exotic flavours of India, South China, Vietnam, Thailand, the Philippines, Malaysia and Indonesia - all on one menu.A mix of South East Asian chefs wield their tools of trade in full view of the dining room. Booths and large tables make for an intimate or sociable dining experience, where the wide range of cooking styles can be enjoyed by sharing dishes.
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