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Here's What's Open in Wellington for Christmas Day Eats and Drinks

Spend Christmas enjoying delicious food with friends and family and leave the clean up to someone else.
By Sarah Templeton
December 21, 2021
By Sarah Templeton
December 21, 2021

Can't be stuffed hitting the kitchen on Christmas Day? Or maybe you're looking for somewhere to enjoy a delicious Yum Cha for family lunch?

There aren't too many places remaining open on Christmas Day in the capital, but luckily a few key restaurants and bars will be dishing up the goods, ready to whet your whistle and fill your belly with a champagne breakfast, long lunch or festive dinner.


Hippopotamus at the QT, Te Aro: first sitting 1pm - 3pm, second sitting 4pm - 6pm

St Johns Bar and Eatery, Te Aro: first sitting 11:30am, second sitting 3pm

Spring Kitchen, Wellington Central: 3pm - 9pm

Dragons Yum Cha, Wellington Central: 11am - 10pm

Logan Brown, Te Aro: first sitting 11:30am, second sitting 2pm

Whitby's, Wellington Central: 12pm - 10pm

Frankie's Bar and Eatery, Atura: lunch buffet 11:30am – 1pm, dinner from 5pm - late

Wildfire Churrascaria, Te Aro: 12pm - 5pm

Majestic Cuisine, Te Aro: 11am - 10pm

Portlander, Wellington Central 12:30pm - 3:30pm, 6pm - 9pm

Vivant! at the Ibis, Wellington Central: 11:30am - 2pm

Tutaki Cafe, Lower Hutt: 11:30am - 3pm

Published on December 21, 2021 by Sarah Templeton


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