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Flying Burrito Brothers

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Vivian St, Wellington, New Zealand
+64 4-385 8811
17:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Thu 17:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 22:30
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Dunedin, New Zealand
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 December 2016

The staff are really friendly and helpful but I felt the food was pretty average and not great value for money. I love Mexican but the burrito was pretty bland and quite stodgy.

Thank BillyH56
Lower Hutt, New Zealand
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100 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 November 2016

We took our 13 year old grandson out to celebrate his birthday - Flying Burrito was his choice, and it was a good one. We were ushered downstairs which is an enormous (and noisy) area, frequented by young folk, and happy locals out for a good time with good food. I chose a Chilli Pork Enchilada(on the wait persons advice)... More 

Thank miles52
Level Contributor
34 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

Went for a meal, got seated downstairs and for the first time ever, left before an order was taken. I can't comment on the food as I didn't have any. The noise was rediculous. God thar makes me feel old saying that, but genuinely couldn't hear my partner sitting three feet away. Wouldn't go back at a weekend.

Thank shakey999uk
South Island, New Zealand
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122 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 November 2016

Enjoyable food but the price is expensive for the type of food and it took so long for them to serve the food.

Thank MrsGNZ
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109 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 November 2016

We really enjoyed the food and the atmosphere, the dips were very tasty and the sangria was also very good. I would go back if I find myself in Wellington again. If you like Mexican/Spanish food you will like this restaurant, We sat on the lower level which is effectively underground and that added a bit of difference.

Thank Michael d
New Zealand
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53 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 September 2016

Mate, tell ya what. This place has some fantastic food. Good portions and fairly cheap too. The lighting in there is just right and the service was great! Would dine again

Thank timmynz23
Wellington, New Zealand
Level Contributor
56 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 August 2016

The all you can eat tacos was probably a slightly ambitious choice but good value. Tasty and I slept well that night!

Thank butham
Level Contributor
14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 27 July 2016

My wife and I always enjoy eating here with our Wellington family including our youngest two grand children

Thank Ken M
Wellington, New Zealand
Level Contributor
37 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 July 2016

I would probably call this eatery Texmex fast food in a good way. No pretense food, good and quick service. It can get pretty busy at lunch time!

Thank Livakiwi
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34 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 June 2016

Stumbled across this place and we thoroughly enjoyed our meal and drinks. I wanted to eat there the 2nd night too!

Thank c-man27

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Vivian St, Wellington, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Wellington
  • Phone Number: +64 4-385 8811

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?