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Monsoon Poon

12 Blair St, Wellington 6001, New Zealand
+64 4-803 3555
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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Asian, Thai, Indonesian, Singaporean, Malaysian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
12 Blair St, Wellington 6001, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We were lucky we went for a late lunch as were given a table quickly by our lovely waitress and drinks order taken. We ordered 6 mains to share between four of us and shared them around to get a taste of everything. They did...More

Thank Neihana G
Reviewed 6 days ago

Any night of the week you will find Monsoon Poon busy with Wellington dinners. We have eaten at Monsoon Poon every time we visit Wellington over the past 10 years as with others but their menu has always been refreshed with interesting fresh tastie dishes....More

Thank Martin P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Oh my! A collision of Indian, Malay, Vietnamese and Indonesian foods all sumptuously delectable and far too good to "miss out" by eating just your one dish. Share it all people! And don't hold back on the cocktails - yum!

Thank Mark L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Monsoon Poon has yummy food! Highly recommend if you like Asian cuisine! Book if you can as it is popular, but it is also worth the wait if you cant book. Order one of their lovely cocktails (or any other drink you prefer) and relax...More

Thank July010
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I recently dined at Monsoon Poon with a group of friends and "shared" a nice variety of dishes. The starting platter is one of the most generous and tasty I've come across. For a reasonable price it contained a wide variety of items and was...More

Thank bluegoldhighlander
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My absolute favourite restaurant to date!!!! Love love love their Rendang dish had it twice in a week and could actually have it every night of the week!!! The Singapore noodles and firecracker chicken is also a fav!!!! The service is brilliant and staff are...More

Thank Melissa C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Walked in on a Sunday not sure what we would find. Goodness most Asian foods available. The place was packed but everything was so well organized. Tables were close but not uncomfortably so, food was fantastic, so many different choices, service was certainly quick. Do...More

Thank Joanne F
Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

We had been here previously for a fantastic dinner and were dying to try the cocktail menu. They were delicious and the service was fantastic.

Thank Clare P
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

Came in to Monsoon Poon with a local friend who highly recommended it. We had braved the cold Welly weather for a run and were starving after. Not only were they open late on a weekday, we came in at 8:45, the Singapore noodles warmed...More

1  Thank Lilcassie
Reviewed 4 September 2018

Packs of noisy computer geek men attempting to eat Monday night's special of all you can eat popcorn chicken, with a beer, or glass of milk, all for NZ $30, coupled with, ho hum female staff, then add in 80's music that would have gone...More

Thank onitada
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6 October 2017|
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Response from MJGx2 | Reviewed this property |
We had no problem obtaining a garlic free meal. There is a special allergy menu with a section for garlic free.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
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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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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