75 Featherston St, Wellington CBD

Ph: 04 498 3762

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Portlander is an upmarket grill house and whisky bar that champions local produce. Portlander is a thriving culinary and social hub in the heart of Wellington’s business district. Bloody rare and rather well done, Portlander is the ideal place to eat meat and greet.


Sun–Tue 6am–11.30pm, Wed–Sat 6am–late


This venue prefers bookings.

Wheelchair access?




Festival Dish plus matched Wellington regional beverage

$ 20 00

With alc

$ 25 00

Festival dish

Palliser Bay Station lamb rack and slow-cooked shoulder, Prana Greens pea tendrils, black garlic, potato purée (GF, NF)


Choose any two courses, plus matched Wellington regional beverage. Add a third course for $10

$ 45


Parkvale Mushroom Trio: Open pie with candied walnuts, Drunken Nanny goat’s curd, Prana Greens herb salad (V)

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Free Little Pigs Pork Duo: Crispy belly, black pudding, carrot silk and Eddie's Cider Co. feijoa reduction


Festival Dish

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Sous-vide wild venison leg with Spice Rack garam masala blend, beetroot, baby turnip, tamarillo (GF, NF)


Arobake brioche bread and butter pudding with green cardamom custard and Zelati apple cinnamon gelato (GF)

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Wellington Chocolate Factory tastes and textures: tart, jelly, paint, rocks, soil


CoralTree AppleBee Tonicapple cider vinegar, bush honey, apple juice, lime or Coney Ragtime Riesling 2014 or Pizzicato Pinot Noir 2014 (upgrade to a bottle for $40) or Black Dog Chomp


The Free Bird

Quinoa and polenta-crumbed free range chicken with baby herb chiffoande, aioli and Ruth Pretty tomato chilli jam in Bordeaux doughnut bun, with buffalo agrias

$ 25 00