Food & Drink
The Winner Of The Great New Zealand Toastie Takeover Has Been Announced

There’s no denying that winter is now well and truly upon us, but rather than focus on how damn cold we are, it’s time for some…

News
Our Beloved Hospo Industry Is Struggling, Here’s How You Can Help

The hospitality industry is struggling, but not because of the reasons you probably think. While many venues are enjoying an unprecedented…

Getting The Gig
Everybody Eats Founder Nick Loosley On His Mission To End Food Poverty In NZ

Nobody wants to waste food, but it inevitably ends up happening all across New Zealand. At the same time, food insecurity is a major concern…

What's On
Dine Under The Stars In These Epic Igloos That Have Just Popped Up In Central Wellington

Ah, winter. That delightful season when jammies and slippers become a fashion statement, social outings become rarer than a blood supermoon,…

Local Escapes
9 Of The Best Hotels In Wellington

Our fine capital is home to some fantastic hotels for all kinds of visitors looking for all kinds of getaways. Whether you’re…

What's On
Eat, Drink, Play Is The Brand New Festival Coming To Wellington This May

From 6-16 May, the capital’s fave eateries and bars will be putting food and entertainment at centre stage as part of a brand new…

What's On
This Boujee Wellington Restaurant Has Just Reopened With An Epic Line Up Of High Teas

After taking some time out in 2020, the luxurious, two-hatted Hippopotamus Restaurant and Cocktail Bar is back in full swing and ready to…

Wellington
50 Of The Best Restaurants In Wellington In 2021

New Zealand's cool capital is known for its huge food scene. We may be a teeeeny bit biased, but we reckon it's got some of the best…

News
Scoop Up Large On Ben And Jerry’s Pokemon Go-Like Virtual Easter Egg Hunt

Ben & Jerry's have launched what could potentially be the world's largest-ever virtual Easter egg hunt—with 10,000…

Restaurants
We’ve Found Auckland’s Best Japanese Restaurants So Grab Your Chopsticks

We love Japanese food an awful lot here at Urban List. And who’s to blame us? From sushi to sashimi to sake, Japanese cuisine delivers…

Things To Do
Get Nostalgic, An Adults-Only Ice Cream Truck Is Making The Rounds After Dark

Ready your spoons and don your stretchy pants because an adults-only ice cream truck is going on tour—and it could be stopping at your…

Wellington
7 Wellington Restaurants Open On Christmas Day So You Don’t Have To Cook

We’re officially counting down the days till Christmas. Trees are up, shelves are stacked with tinsel and we’re already delving…

What's On
Sip Your Way Around Wellington, An Epic Wine Crawl Is Hitting The Capital Next Weekend

Everyone’s favourite booze-filled journey, the classic pub crawl, has had a grape new transformation and with only 50 tickets left,…

Wellington
Snap Up Super Limited Tickets For This Epic Food And Wine Weekend In Wellington

Our windy capital makes for the perfect weekend getaway. Whether you've never been before or you're desperate to return, next…

Food & Drink
NZ’s Best Alcohol Delivery Services So You Can Mix Up Your Happy Hour At Home!

Drinks delivered to your doorstep. What a wonderful concept. Unfortunately (or fortunately) it's become a bit of a necessity in recent…

News
Prepare To Have Your Mind Blown, Whittaker’s And Garage Project Have Just Dropped A Chocolate Beer

Something delicious has been brewing between Whittaker's and Garage Project and yip, you guessed it—it's choccy-flavoured…

Wellington
Calling All Ice Cream Fans, Here’s The Scoop On Wellington’s Brand New Duck Island Store

It’s not often that Wellingtonians go crazy over something out of Hamilton, but when it comes to Duck Island Ice Cream, locals are…

Wellington
Get Ready Welly, Your Days Of Burger Binging Are About To Begin

We’re already two weeks into what is arguably Wellington’s best event of the year; Visa Wellington on a Plate, an annual…

Wellington
Hit The Road With These 5 Experiences For A Truly Sustainable Day Out In Wellington

One of the better things to come out COVID-19 was the collective push towards supporting local Kiwi-owned businesses. Of course we then also…

Wellington
Ben & Jerry’s Have Just Opened In The Heart Of Wellington

While it may feel it was a long time coming what with lockdowns and the usual havoc wreaked by the global pandemic, we finally have some…

Wellington
Praise the Ice Cream Gods, Cult Fave Duck Island Is Opening A Store In Wellington

While the rest of us have been stressing out about the Rona and various alert levels, Hamilton natives and the legends that are Duck Island…

Wellington
Order Up An Epic Feed From These Wellington Eateries Offering Delivery And Take Away

Although times are tough right now, our local cafes and restaurants are working hard to make sure we can get our fill of their goods,…

News
Start Drooling, BurgerFuel Is Dropping Pick-Up And Delivery From Next Week

Exciting news fam, those legends at BurgerFuel have just announced that they will be offering at store pick up nationwide and select stores…

Food & Drink
Forget The Queues, These Wellington Businesses Will Deliver Fresh Groceries To Your Door

We are currently in Level 3 lockdown in New Zealand and while that means take aways are once more on the cards, now is also the perfect…

Food & Drink
Amp Up Your Top Shelf with Wellington’s 7 Best Alcohol Delivery Companies

It’s thirsty work this lockdown business, isn’t it? Fortunately for Wellingtonians, there’s a fabulous handful of local…

News
Prepare To Stockpile, Lewis Road Creamery Have Just Dropped A Chocolate Milk Valentine’s Edition

There are very few iconic New Zealand products that we rave about that truly live up to the hype. But it’s been over five years since…

Wellington
The 8 Best Eateries In Press Hall Wellington That You’ll Need To Loosen Your Belt For

Gone are the days of shopping mall food courts that have the acoustics of an indoor swimming pool. We’re into the era of stylish…

Bars & Pubs
Find Your Perfect Tipple At One Of The Best Bars In Wellington

When Welly has a good day, there’s nothing better than making the most of it and having a drink in the sun.  When Welly has a bad…

News
Get Excited Wellington, GoodFor Is Finally Coming To The Capital

Calling all Welly eco-warriors, sustainable living just got a whole lot easier! The darling of Auckland GoodFor has finally opened a store…

Wellington
8 Epic Things To Do In Wellington This Christmastime

It's all getting very festive in Wellington. There are so many wonderfully celebratory events happening in the run up to Christmas, you…

News
Get Sipping, Edible Coffee Cups Are Set To Become Your New Obsession

Forget your keep cup (yes, trust us), cause there’s a new sustainable cup in town, and it’s ridiculously delicious. Get excited…

Wellington
Prepare To Drool, The Juiciest Ribs And Crispiest Onion Rings Have Just Landed In Wellington

After becoming local celebrities and winning the latest season of The Block NZ, what else is left for Lisa Ridout-Gordon and Chris…

Wellington
Wholy Mac, NZ’s First Dedicated Mac ‘N’ Cheese Joint Has Landed In Wellington

Folk are flocking to New Zealand’s first dedicated mac (of mac 'n' cheese fame) eatery in Petone, and for good reason. Wholy…

Wellington
Sip On A Banging Sangria At This New Plant-Based Eatery And Bar In The Heart Of Wellington

When we heard Basque was closing, tears were shed. It was a staple in the rooftop bar scene and home to some of the best sangria in…

News
Get Ready To Stuff Yourself Silly, A Deliciously Festive High Tea Is Coming To Wellington

It may only be November, but there’s no denying that Christmas is nigh. Whether you’re already feeling it, or you need a festive…

Wellington
Bottoms Up, A New Hidden “Wine Pub” Has Opened In Wellington

Hidden away at the back of the currently under-restoration Cadbury’s building on Dixon street, this brand new bar has heaps of…

Wellington
Start Drooling, A New Hole In The Wall Waffle Spot La Belle Waffle Has Just Opened In Wellington

A waffle is something we just can’t say no to and here in Wellington, we’re no stranger to great waffles. We’re sorry to…

Wellington
Get Excited, Atlas Has Brought Upscale Dining To North Wellington

Those of you who have been waiting for somewhere to drink really great wine on the north side of Wellington will be thrilled about the…

Things To Do
A High Cheese Tea Is Coming To Wellington And This Is Where You Can Smash It

Cheese High Teas. High Cheeses. Whatever you want to call them—dedicated cheese-themed afternoon teas are a thing and…

News
Freak Out, A Massive Day Of The Dead Street Party Is Hitting Wellington

Round up the crew to celebrate life and loved ones at this year’s annual Day of the Dead Street Fiesta. Whether you celebrate every…

Food & Drink
Bite Club | Foodie News You Need To Know

Alright food lovers, it is that time of the week again where we bring you everything you need to know about the latest foodie products,…

Cafes
Where To Find The Best Breakfasts In Wellington

Fact: breakfast IS the most important meal of the day. And whether you’re after a classic eggs benedict, decadent pancake stack or…

Wellington
Save Your Coin, Here’s 14 Of The Best Cheap Eats In Wellington

If there’s one thing we love more than good food, it’s good cheap food. Seriously, is there anything better than…

What's On
Here’s Where To Find The Best Markets In Wellington

We love a market, and lucky for us, Wellington is pretty damn good at them. From street food, to produce, to handmade goods, we’re…

Restaurants
The 15 Best Restaurants In Wellington

New Zealand's cool capital is known for its huge food scene. We may be a teeeeny bit biased, but we reckon it's got some of the best…

Cafes
Here Are The 15 Best Cafes In Wellington

Wellington prides itself on its café culture. This city truly runs on good coffee and well-poached eggs. We know that choosing which…

Restaurants
New Zealand’s Newest Restaurant Will Blow Your Mind

Caffeine overloading, rooftop drinking and market feasting… New Zealand’s capital city is a total foodie’s paradise.…