Hippopotamus in Wellington Menu

 A LA CARTE
  • Soupe Du Jour(Small) $15
    • Today’s Fresh Soup.
  • Mon Sashimi(Small/Large) $30/$45
    • Salmon Sashimi My Way (Signature Dish)
  • Promenade Dans Les Bois(Small/Large) $30/$45
    • Venison Carpaccio, Grated Beetroot, Plum Gel, Red Wine Dressing, Chocolate Shavings, Mint Sponge, Freeze Dried Plum & Beetroot Shoots.
  • La Chèvre Et La Citrouille(Small) $27
    • Whipped Martinborough Goat Cheese & Pumpkin Bric-À-Brac, Pumpkin Seed Oil Dressing & Pumpkin Seed Soil.
  • La Langoustine(Small/Large) $30/$48
    • Lemon Sautéed Scampi, Pork Hock Risotto, Pineau Des Charentes Sabayon, Bisque Sauce.
  • La Soupe À L’oignon (Small) $28
    • A French Classic Redefined
  • L’agneau(Large) $45
    • Lamb Rump, Curried Neck Confit, Labneh Yoghurt, Roasted Aubergine, White Anchovies, Fried Polenta & Olive Nut Brown Butter.
  • La Balade De L’océan(Small/Large) $26/$48
    • Akaroa Salmon, Scallops, Scampi, Caper & Anchovy Potato, Red Wine Butter Sauce & Baby Leek Ribbons With Sea Chicorée
  • Le Poisson Du Jour(Small/Large) $26/$45
    • Market Fish With Seasonal Garnish.
  • Le Boeuf Dans La Prairie(Small/Large) $26/$48
    • Medium Rare Beef Fillet On Celeriac Purée, Truffle Aioli, Mushroom Quenelle, White Needle Mushroom, Pickled Red Onion Slivers,Watercress & Truffle Oil Caviar.
  • Le Chevreuil Du Wairarapa(Small/Large) $26/$45
    • Tuatara Ranges Wild Venison Loin, Broccolini,Fern Shoot, Phoenix Mushroom, White Bean Purée, Red Berry Reduction, Freeze Dried Berry.
  • Jardin Printanier(Small/Large) $20/$38
    • Roasted Baby Root Vegetables In Hazelnut Oil,Mushroom Puree with “Soil, Rain & Snow”
  • Le Poussin(Large) $45
    • Roasted Baby Chicken Leg “Coq Au Vin Style”, Seared Breast, Chilli Popcorn, Corn Puree & Pomme Gaufrette.
  • Le Majestique Au Beurre Salé Pour Deux(Large) $96
    • 800g Hereford Rib of Beef Roasted In Thyme Butter, Roasted Pearl Potatoes, Cauliflower Gratin, Iceberg Lettuce, Red Wine Butter Sauce (For Two People)
  • Le Roy(Large) $99
    • Prime Cut of Beef Fillet (500-600g), Served With Sides & Sauces (For Two People)
 SIDES
  • Pommes De Terre Lyonnaises $10
    • Bacon Fat Roasted Potatoes, Onion, Gipsy Bacon & Parsley.
  • Gratin Dauphinois $10
    • Traditional Potato Gratin with Gruyère Cheese.
  • Gratin De Brocolis Et Kikorangi $10
    • Broccoli & Kikorangi Cheese Gratin
  • Petite Salade $10
    • Iceberg Leaves, Cucumber, Mint & Lemon Dressing.
  • Petite César Végétarienne $10
    • Cos Lettuce, Croutons & Caesar Dressing.
  • Ratatouille $10
    • Eggplant, Capsicum, Zucchini, Onion, Garlic & Pesto Dressing.
 CHEESE
  • L’assiette De Fromages $25
    • Selection Of Three French Cheeses Served With Condiments & Homemade Bread.
 DESSERT
  • Entremet Caramel Et Noisette $18
    • Caramel Chocolate Mousse With Hazelnut & Pecan Sponge, Crunchy Praline Feuillantine, Vanilla Mascarpone Chantilly, Caramelised Hazelnut, Chocolate Crumble With Honey Roasted Pear Ice Cream .
  • La Crème Brulée $18
    • Vanilla Crème Brulée With Opaline, Sable Crumble, Basil Mousse, Fresh Strawberries & Strawberry Balsamic Sorbet.
  • Les Tropiques $18
    • Coconut & Mango Panna Cotta, Bruléed Fresh Pineapple, Kaffir Lime Gel, Toasted Coconut Crumble, Mango Gel, Freeze-Dried Pineapple, Mango Passionfruit Glass & Guava Sorbet.
  • Café Gourmand $15.5
    • Selection of Sweet Delicacies Served With Your Choice Of Coffee or Dilmah Tea
  • La Forêt-Noire $18
    • Chocolate Sponge, Kirsch Mascarpone Chantilly, 75% Dark Chocolate Mousse, Poached Cherries, Cherry Gel, Chocolate Soil, Chocolate Twigs & Bark With Cherry Kirsch Sorbet

Nearby Sample Menus

  • Chicken Parfait $16.50
    • sage butter, bread
  • Home Cut Fries $8.00
    • and garlic mayo
  • Fries $8.00
    • and garlic mayo
  • Garlic bread $9.80
    • with parmesan cheese
  • Roti bread $9.80
    • with peanut sauce
  • Karaage $16.50
    • Fried chicken and kewpie mayo
  • Beer battered asparagus $16.50
    • and chili mayo
  • Smoked mussel fritters $16.50
    • and chili mayo
  • Salt & Pepper Tofu (V) º $7.00
  • Wonton 6pc $7.00
  • Spring Rolls 3pc $7.50
  • Vege Spring Rolls 3pc (V) $7.50
  • Chicken Wings 5pc $8.50
  • Squid Tentacles $9.50
  • Crumbed Prawn Cutlets 6pc $12.80
  • Battered Scallops 4pc $12.80
  • 1. MEE GORENG $11.50
    • Bokchoy, Spring onion, Onion, Beef, Shrimps and Tofu
  • 2. HOKKIEN NOODLES $11.50
    • Bokchoy, Spring onion, Onion, Carrot, BBQ Pork and Prawn
  • 3. SATAY CHICKEN $11.50
    • Bokchoy, Spring onion, Onion and Chicken
  • 4. PAD THAI $11.50
    • Cabbage, Spring onion, Onion, Carrot and Chicken
  • 5. SINGAPORE RICE STICKS $11.50
    • Cabbage, Spring onion, Onion, Carrot, BBQ pork and Shrimps
  • 6. MONGOLIAN BEEF NOODLES/RICE $11.50
    • Bokchoy, Spring onion, Onion, Carrot and Beef
  • 7. KWAI TEO $11.50
    • Cabbage, Spring onion, Onion, BBQ Pork and Shrimps
  • 8. COMBINATION NOODLES $11.50
    • Bokchoy, Spring onion, Onion, Carrot, Beef, BBQ Pork, Chicken and Shrimps
  • Hulen Chicken $14.90
  • Thai Red Curry $13.50
    • Chicken, Beef or Fish with rice
  • Thai Green Curry $13.50
    • Chicken, Beef or Fish
  • Indian Butter Chicken $14.50
    • with rice
  • Pad thai Chicken or Beef $13.50
  • Japanese Curry $14.50
    • Beef or pork with rice
  • Malaysian Laksa $14.50
    • Chicken or Seafood
  • Roti $3.20
  • Calamari fritti $18.00
    • lemon aioli
  • Granola $9.50
    • stone fruit compote, honey, yogurt
  • Breakfast N/A
    • Our eggs and bacon are free range
  • Granola $9.50
    • stone fruit compote, honey, yogurt
  • Breakfast Bruschetta $12.00
    • avocado, tomatoes, basil, Italian loaf
  • Sage fried eggs $12.00
    • focaccia bread
  • Sage fried eggs $18.00
    • add pork & fennel sausage
  • Abruzzo scrambled eggs $16.00
    • chilli, kalamata olive, basil, parmesan, rocket, Italian loaf

Hippopotamus

Address

90 Cable Street, Te Aro, Wellington, Wellington, 6011, New Zealand

Phone

048028935

Opened hours

Monday: 6:30 – 10:30 AM, 12:00 – 2:00 PM, 6:00 – 10:00 PM, Tuesday: 6:30 – 10:30 AM, 12:00 – 2:00 PM, 6:00 – 10:00 PM, Wednesday: 6:30 – 10:30 AM, 12:00 – 4:30 PM, 6:00 – 10:00 PM, Thursday: 6:30 – 10:30 AM, 12:00 – 4:30 PM, 6:00 – 10:00 PM, Friday: 6:30 – 10:30 AM, 12:00 – 4:30 PM, 6:00 – 10:00 PM, Saturday: 7:00 – 11:00 AM, 2:00 – 4:30 PM, 6:00 – 10:00 PM, Sunday: 7:00 – 11:00 AM, 2:00 – 4:30 PM, 6:00 – 10:00 PM

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Cuisine

Gluten Free , New Zealand , Vegan , Vegetarian , European , French

Features

Mastercard ,  Visa ,  Romantic ,  Wheelchair accessible ,  Business meetings ,  Reservations ,  Breakfast ,  Waitstaff ,  Private Dining ,  Wine and Beer ,  Groups ,  American Express ,  Lunch ,  Bar Scene ,  Valet Parking ,  Seating ,  View ,  Street Parking ,  Free Wifi ,  Local cuisine ,  Special Occasion Dining ,  Serves Alcohol ,  Dinner ,  Full Bar

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