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Poquito Cafe and Bar

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11 Tory Street, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
07:15 - 04:00
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Sun 10:00 - 16:00
Mon 07:15 - 16:00
Tue - Thu 07:15 - 00:00
Fri 07:15 - 04:00
Sat 10:00 - 04:00
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Wellington, New Zealand
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56 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Funky little nook offering tasty tapas, meals & great coffee. A great little hideaway for a brunch, lunch and/or a cocktail!

Thank Rohini M
Laguna Beach, California
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29 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I cant say enough good things about this place. We stopped in one night for drinks and had excellent service with a very knowledgeable gentleman behind the bar. It was so high quality that we knew food would be great as well. We came by for brunch the next day and were not disappointed at all. In fact, we each... More 

Thank LocalSandals
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213 reviews
158 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

Stumbled across this place today and loved it. Small little place with cool set up. Coffee was great too. Could be a new hang out! Looks like would be great spot for few quiet drinks too.

Thank G-DoggyRulz
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19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

I recently had my 30th birthday party at Poquito and it was the best location. It was ideal for a small group (I had 30 people), they had a totally reasonable minimum spend to have the whole place to ourselves and the platters were so yummy and classy. The whole staff went above and beyond to make it a really... More 

Thank skikiwi22
Auckland, New Zealand
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

This is my favourite place in Wellington I would advise everyone to check this place out. The staff are welcoming and the coffee is also great.

Thank Twensy
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

My husband & I popped in on our way to dinner on Friday night, & as per usual we were warmly welcomed, had great quick service, & enjoyed one of the cocktail specials of the night (Daiquiri 👌🏾). Love the ambience too, we'll be back soon!

Thank Anna D
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 April 2016

A great place to go and get a coffee during the day and fantastic cocktails in the evening. All the staff are friendly and welcoming, the bartenders definitely know what they are doing with the cocktails which are great! Highly recommend this place, doesn't look like much from the outside but once you get in there you will see what... More 

Thank Tom6701
Letchworth, United Kingdom
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128 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 February 2016 via mobile

Interesting breakfast menu. Loved the chorizo and potato and the coffee was also excellent as was the service. Would definitely go again if we are ever in Wellington.

Thank Claire P
Christchurch, New Zealand
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15 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2016 via mobile

Came here for breakfast. Great space with nice sounds, friendly staff and excellent coffee! Will be back to sample their large cocktails menu this evening

Thank snapperbiscuitnz
New Zealand
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35 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2015

Poquito has become my go-to place for a quiet breakfast with fabulous coffee when I'm in Wellington. Consistently friendly service and quality food.

Thank nzEmm

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$11
Cafe, Spanish
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Seating, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats
Open Hours
10:00 - 16:00
07:15 - 16:00
07:15 - 00:00
07:15 - 00:00
07:15 - 00:00
07:15 - 04:00
10:00 - 04:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 Tory Street, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Wellington
  • Phone Number: 6448033991
Cafe by day, Cocktail and Tapas Bar by night. Serving the best coffee, brunch, tapas and late night cocktails all with the most love around town. Poquito means "a little bit". So Just like the name we are a little bit small, a little bit Spanish and a little bit amazing.

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