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The White House Restaurant - CLOSED

22 Herd Street | Clyde Quay Wharf, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
+64 4-385 8555
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good16%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
18 Oct 2016
“Amazing dinner”
25 Jul 2016
“Excellent food and service”
Restaurant Hours Closed
European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
22 Herd Street | Clyde Quay Wharf, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
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Reviewed 19 October 2016

We ate here for my wife's birthday in Feb 2014. This restaurant was so amazing. The food presentation was very original and fun. Highly recommended!

Thank miwelsh
Reviewed 26 July 2016

My experience: - food: very good - service: very good - atmosphere: nice and quite - Deco: can do better

Thank philippe l
Reviewed 19 October 2015

Very friendly welcome.limited menu contain quality and taste beyond excellent. Wevhad pesto filled ravioli and madhroom risotto amazing. Not a large serving but sufficient for lunch. Recommend this little place to everyone

Thank Holdengreham
Reviewed 13 June 2015

This style of food is amazing but it is but it's now just a relique The cheese on the mouse trap was cool the pot plant of a baby radish with edible dirt flawless mock turtle soup cool soap sorbet so quirky people don't want...More

8  Thank SamKopua
Reviewed 17 March 2015

Excellent service,superb cuisine,very interesting wine list.Probably about $10 to $15 /head above other top class restaurants.Well worth it for the extra.

1  Thank Duncan M
Reviewed 9 March 2015

I was lucky to have had a wonderful dining experience in the original White House. The amazing food was complimented by the atmosphere of the turn of the century house in Oriental Bay area of Wellington. European fine dining at its best. I was Actually...More

2  Thank Brian V
Reviewed 5 March 2015

Very attractive and almost Scandinavian in deco with lovely wood features and a bit of a buzz. Service great, no complaints at all. Helpful in fitting us in and table was ready earlier than expected. Food was very good in all aspects. Fresh ingredients carefully...More

Thank Joanne P
Reviewed 27 January 2015

Loved this place when visited about a year ago- but when we went to go back we learnt that it is now closed and they have opened something new down the road. Im sure that it will be equally as good- but the whitehouse itself...More

2  Thank DuncanBee
Reviewed 18 November 2014

Well The White House has now closed its doors and opened at another Oriental parade location in a different guise. We were grateful to be able to experience the fine cuisine one more time, and we will book for the new restaurant when it has...More

2  Thank Muzzaj
Reviewed 3 November 2014

Excellent meal and glad we got the opportunity to eat there before it closes. The service was attentive and the food was delicious, well complemented by an excellent bottle of wine. The belly pork and steak were perfectly cooked as was the duck, and the...More

Thank Arandbee
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Restaurant Details

Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22 Herd Street | Clyde Quay Wharf, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Wellington
  • Phone Number: +64 4-385 8555
  • E-mail
This is an exciting and stylish new restaurant led by well-known and award-winning Chef, Paul Hoather. The impeccable style of this stunning restaurant showcases the menu which is the very best and the freshest seafood and local produce. It's Chef Paul's creativity, his unparalleled experience, and his passion for exceptionally fine food that make every meal an experience par excellence.
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