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Wonderful food and service - definitely recommend

Excellent, excellent, Excellent restaurant! What I noticed very soon after arrival was that the... read more

Reviewed 23 October 2017
Kiwi_Rock_Collector
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Palmerston North, New Zealand
A dinner in Wellington.

A really nice restaurant. It's nearly hidden away!Just a short visit to this city but glad we found... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2015
Joan L
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Cork
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Oct 23, 2017
“Wonderful food and service - definitely recommend”
Nov 18, 2017
“Underwhelming ”
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Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

My husband and I went here on a grab one deal. I thought it was a good way of trying out a top restaurant. Firstly they told me I couldn't use the grab one voucher as I hadn't advised them when I booked, which I...More

Thank Vicky C
Reviewed 23 October 2017

Excellent, excellent, Excellent restaurant! What I noticed very soon after arrival was that the staff loved working here. It came across in the way they looked after us, served us and of course, in the food. The staff were very welcoming, warm and friendly. They...More

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Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

I was super excited when I saw The Matterhorns set menu for WOAP is vegetarian. I had a vegetarian degustation here about 2 or 3 years ago that was the best meal of my life! Once again I was impressed and left wanting to share...More

3  Thank snacks7
Reviewed 12 June 2016 via mobile

Disappointing is an understatement, firstly we waited an hour for our meals and the restaurant wasn't busy, several people that arrived after us were served first and when our meals did arrive they were over cooked and very dry. When the young waitress asked how...More

Thank Jay B
Reviewed 15 May 2016 via mobile

A friend and I went to Matterhorn for a coffee one night. It was full of nice, chilled out vibes. The service was great and I love it. Would definitely go back for sure!

2  Thank Rebecca H
Reviewed 11 July 2015 via mobile

A really nice restaurant. It's nearly hidden away!Just a short visit to this city but glad we found this place.The food was really good.Two of us had venison and it was perfectly cooked with delicious thick cut chips.My sister had fish and was equally pleased.Just...More

2  Thank Joan L
Reviewed 8 June 2015 via mobile

We drank an apple cider for 9$ /330ml which is quite pricey but was well served, you get some free drinking water on ice all the time and it's a fine atmosphere.

1  Thank Cornelius P
Reviewed 3 June 2015 via mobile

Really enjoyed my visit and at the end of the day I would recommend to friends and family but be prepared to pay. Very expensive

1  Thank wilsonhobs
Reviewed 16 June 2014

Amazing cocktail menu here and the staff seem to be on to it too. Great for a first date or for a work dinner. Expensive but great.

1  Thank HayleyNZ87
Reviewed 9 April 2014

This restaurant used to be one of the best if not the best in NZ but after the previous owners left it declined rapidly. I was annoyed today to see current owners blaming conditions in Wellington for their selling out so put in a belated...More

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