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Days Bay, Lower Hutt 612 Marine Drive, Wellington 5013, New Zealand
+64 4-562 8882
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“salmon” (12 reviews)
“beef main” (2 reviews)
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European, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Days Bay, Lower Hutt 612 Marine Drive, Wellington 5013, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went for dinner on a Saturday night. Menu selections were pretty limited. We were unable to separate our bill based on what we ordered and to use our own entertainment cards (we were two separate families) Although the meals were small, the food was nice,...More

Thank Sara2i
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On a still night the view across the water was breathtaking. Cozy ambience and family friendly. The location is the selling point. Food was average and the menu was limited. Nice wine selection. Fish of the day was Groper - it was cooked reasonably well...More

Thank tara1709
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

Glorious day weather wise with a gazillion dollar view,they say you can't beat Wellington on a good day,and this day wasn't going to be beaten for sure. The meal was great as was the service,not rushed and not slow,which didn't matter either way as the...More

Thank jeremyg496
Reviewed 9 June 2017

We went on Mothers Day and had a window seat overlooking the sea. Perfect. We started with champagne, then onto the two course set menu which was delicious. We could have had three courses but felt this was too much for lunch. They didn't tell...More

Thank Suzanne W
Reviewed 7 June 2017

A very cozy ambiance on a still, cold Wellington evening. The lights of Wellington in the distance - its still a great spot for a restaurant... It felt a little bit like Queensland though with the place emptying out by 8:30 leaving us all alone!...More

Thank LoFlyaNZ
Reviewed 2 June 2017

Wonderful service and atmosphere. Located a short walk from the ferry wharf. Great $25 specials. Great views.

Thank Mike H
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Cobar was chosen as the venue for a family birthday dinner. The night was clear and across the calm harbour the Wellington city lights provided a perfect backdrop for the celebrations. Meals were chosen and as many as I saw were beautifully presented and thoroughly...More

1  Thank Ross B
Reviewed 11 May 2017

Ever so pleasant sitting comfortably with a lovely view. Deliciously unique selection on the menu. Would have loved to have tried the ribs but although on the menu they were not available/sold out. A satisfying meal in a lovely atmosphere. If I was a local,...More

1  Thank JdeB01
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

I have been to Cobar only two times and my latest visit left me confused. On one side there is good reputation, great location, higher prices and on the other side there is average food, bad service, shabby interior and low atmosphere. I will not...More

Thank SanjaAntonijevic
Reviewed 21 March 2017

We shard some salmon, squid cakes, bread and dips , witha chilled rose wine whilst enjoying the sun it was lovely.

1  Thank Andysafrica11
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, View, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Days Bay, Lower Hutt 612 Marine Drive, Wellington 5013, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Wellington
  • Phone Number: +64 4-562 8882
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