Thistle Inn

3 Mulgrave St, Wellington CBD

Ph: 04 499 5980

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Thistle Inn offers an environment like no other in the country. Dining between walls that ooze history and charm, this eatery will take you on both a historic and culinary journey as the oldest establishment in the country.


Mon–Sat 10am–1am



Festival Dish plus matched Wellington regional beverage

$ 30 00

With alc

$ 35 00

Festival dish

Kaimoana, Gift From the Sea: Tuna, miso vegetables, wild rice and black sesame dressing (DF, GF, NF, Pesc, V option)


Three courses, plus matched Wellington regional beverage

$ 59


Scallops with black pudding, mashed potato and jus

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Cured venison and spiced marmalade with housesmoked beetroot and Zany Zeus goat’s curd


Festival Dish

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Lamb rack, pumpkin purée, sprout leaves, caramelised garlic, lemon and rosemary butter


Meringue smash with rhubarb and yoghurt sorbet

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Wellington Chocolate Factory chilli, lime and nut mocha parfait with orange tuile


Six Barrel Soda Co. ginger ale or Middleditch Sauvignon Blanc 2016


Mansfield's Saucy Story Pt 2

Venison patty with red cabbage and bacon kimchi and Zany Zeus yoghurt in an Old Bakehouse bun (GF option, NF option).

Matched w Garage Project Trois Fleurs

$ 22 00

With beer

$ 32 00