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Topor Bistro

3 Beach Road | Plimmerton, Porirua 5026, New Zealand
+64 4-233 9939
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good32%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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Polish, European, Eastern European, Central European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
3 Beach Road | Plimmerton, Porirua 5026, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The food here is always dependable. Certainly the best restaurant in the general area, and whilst not up to Logan Brown standards, also not up there in price either. Entrees in the late teens, mains $30-38, and deserts similar to entrees. The wine list was...More

Thank Rodney D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Always good and dependable. They take care that every meal has quality and is visually a delight. They never fail to impress.

Thank kiwibear
Reviewed 2 July 2017

Topor... "The Polish Place"... claims to be the only Polish restaurant in New Zealand...and it may well be... and Plimmerton beach is certainly not over-blessed with dining options... But these are not the only reasons to go there. A cosy, old-fashioned atmosphere with great food...More

Thank epicure49
Reviewed 17 June 2017

We came here for a belated birthday dinner as we are heading off to Poland in a few months and wanted to start the taste experience. We didnt have room for 3 courses so just had a main. Partner had an amazing Polish sausage dish...More

Thank SadeWellington
Reviewed 6 June 2017

A great dining experience in coastal Plimmerton. Not cheap eats, but for the quality it is good value. You also get to try unusual combinations and dishes not normally on Kiwi menus. A good wine list and a great vodka list!

Thank rexh123
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Went here for a spontaneous surprise dinner with my partner and was highly impressed. We got there early and glad we did as it was packed by the time we got to dessert! We tried a platter for entree which was full of new delicious...More

Thank emmagO7494LD
Reviewed 3 June 2017

Went again after an absence of 12 months. Meals still superb. Quality and taste just wonderful. Never fails to please. Great for that special occasion.

Thank kevin36
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

We went for a meal on a Friday night, 3 of us in total. The host was very accommodating and provided an extra chair for our table. The food was great and the dessert, chocolate bomb was fantastic. It must be well known locally as...More

Thank Geraldine R
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

Had a very tasty lunch on a beautiful Wellington day. Superb service in spite of the fact the Saturday crowd far outweighed the normal 20 stretching the staff to nearly breaking point - you wouldn't have picked it though. Well done you 2!!More

Thank Sam R
Posey A, Owner at Topor Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2017

Hi Sam, Thank you so much for your review. We're happy that you were not put off by the longer than usual wait for food that day. It's true we were flat out busy!! Sometimes we get great surprises like that day. Looking forward to...More

Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

My wife and I try and get to visit as much as possible. The food is delicious and varied with a great selection of wines and beers and the vodka matches with the food are a challenge. The staff are very friendly and welcoming and...More

Thank Aratag
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16 December 2016|
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Response from Posey A | Property representative |
Hi there, Technically yes you can. We quite often do them from Australia. However, the American banking system is different and you would have to see what you need to do with your bank to send an overseas transfer. Please... More
Sharon K
26 July 2016|
Response from Posey A | Property representative |
Hi Sharon, Yes we are open on Fri Aug 26th for lunch. I do have space for you during lunch at this time and should tell you that we're in Visa Wellington on a Plate at that time as well. This offers you our regular menu or... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$28
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Wine and Beer, Digital Payments
Good for
Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Beach Road | Plimmerton, Porirua 5026, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Porirua
  • Phone Number: +64 4-233 9939
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