Café & Restaurants

Starving? We’ve got some excellent cafes and restaurants that will feed your hunger on a budget.

Our on-campus cafeterias sell a range of food and drinks.

You can find them at the following locations:

Petone: Level 1, Learning Commons

Porirua: Adjacent to the Atrium and the Student Hub

Te Kāhui Auaha: Ground floor

For competitively priced delicious meals, visit our fully-supervised training restaurants. Open for lunches, dinners and events on selected dates throughout the year.

Bistro 52

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Bistro 52 is where Wellington’s future hospitality heroes learn their skills. Try fine dining at a fraction of the price. It’s located in our Hospitality Campus at 52 Cuba Street, Wellington.

Bistro Opening Dates 2021:

Trimester 2 
August: 3-5, 10-12 Dinner Services only
August: 17-19 Lunch Services only
September: 14-16 Lunch Services only

Seating Times

Lunch: 12- 12.30pm

Dinner: 6.00 - 6:30pm


Contact Bistro 52


Disclaimer: Bistro52 is WelTec’s flagship hospitality training restaurant, food is prepared by student chefs and served by trainee front of house staff, as a Training restaurant, we cannot guarantee an environment completely free from the traces of allergens, or separate preparation areas for specific dietary requirement meal preparation. We are able to cater for the following dietary requirements, vegetarian, vegan, gluten-free, dairy-free. If there are food allergies and specific dietary requirements, please email or call us on 04-8303031 to discuss with us how we can help to make your dining experience with us a memorable occasion.

Latte Lab

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Wellington is known for its world-class coffee, and many of our city’s top baristas have come straight from the Latte Lab, located in our School of Hospitality on Cuba St. Here, our students serve customers and prepare coffee, smoothies, fresh juices, and café food on selected dates.