Sweet Mother's Kitchen in Wellington Menu

SMALL BEGINNINGS SMALL BEGINNINGS
  • SMK Cornbread $5.50
    • Southern Soul food smothered in melting butter…
  • Chuckles Curly Fries $7.50
    • SMK's famous curly fries with Creole mayo
  • Swamp Dip $11.50
    • A heated spinach and artichoke cheesy dip, served with toasted baguette or corn chips
  • Hush Puppies $11
    • Cornmeal nuggets with corn kernels, onion, and jalapenos Served with Louisiana cocktail sauce  & Mississippi comeback sauce
  • Hastie’s Hot Wings $13.50
    • Spicy chicken wings with blue cheese sauce and celery sticks
  • Corn Chips $8.50
    • With salsa and guacamole
  • Madam Ruby's crab dip $14
    • Crab, prawn & cheeses combined in a delicately spiced warm dip + corn chips
  • Blossom’s grilled chicken $14.50
    • Mesclun salad greens, red onion, tomato, spicy pumpkin seeds and crispy tortilla strips - with lightly spiced grilled strips of chicken breast
  • Blossom’s grilled chicken $15.50
    • with spiced grilled Tarakihi
  • Mother knows best (Vegetarian) $14.50
    • Mesclun salad greens, red onion, tomato, spicy pumpkin seeds and crispy tortilla strips, with grilled tempeh, beetroot and feta cheese
STRAIGHT TO THE SOURCE STRAIGHT TO THE SOURCE
  • Seafood chowder $15
    • Scallops, mussels, shrimp & fish in a smooth, creamy soup with baguette toast
  • Gumbo $16.50
    • Traditional South Louisiana, brown roux soup with chicken & Andouille sausage, served with rice
  • Prawn Monica $20.50
    • Based on a favourite dish from the N’ awlins Jazz Festival. Spiral pasta and prawns in a smooth, creamy sauce made with the ‘Trinity" (green capsicum, onion and celery)-the base of many a New Orleans dish- garlic, and a hint of Creole spice
  • Mr P's porky $16.50
    • Slow cooked smoked pork belly with Crystal spiked apple sauce + salad
  • Jambalaya $23
    • Chicken, prawn and Andouille sausage combined with a Creole tomato sauce to make this famous Louisiana dish
  • Mad dog ribs $16.50
    • Tender slow cooked beef short ribs with bourbon mash + salad greens
  • SMK bbq prawns $18
    • New Orleans style in a rich Worcherstershire spiked buttery sauce with lemon + Cajun buttered baguette toast- for dipping
  • Fried Chicken $17.50
    • Buttermilk soaked fried chicken strips with curly fries, coleslaw & Mississippi comeback sauce
  • The "Moose" $13.50
    • The ultimate in comfort food made with gruyere cheese and a hint of truffle oil
  • Enchiladas $17.50
    • Two corn tortillas filled with creamy mushroom, roast pumpkin & green chilli. Smothered in tomato sauce & grilled with cheese. Served with Mexican brown rice and salad greens
  • Freddy's eggplant bake $19.50
    • Eggplant layered with fresh basil, Mozzarella & Parmesan cheese baked in a tomato-based sauce. Served with Green Goddess dressed salad
THE REAL DEAL THE REAL DEAL
  • Cajun blackened Tarakihi fish $27
    • with bourbon mash + salad + Remoulade sauce
  • 'Send it' Jerk Chicken $24.50
    • Chicken breast tenderised in Carribbean spiced marinade with a hint of rum, then coated in a house-made jerk rub - salsa & lime + red beans & rice
  • RCA ribs $25.50
    • Tender, hickory smoked, lip smacking ribs, smothered in SMK’s BBQ sauce + curly fries
  • Bananas Foster $10.25
    • A New Orleans favourite. Bananas sautéed in a caramel sauce flambéed in white rum and banana liquor served with vanilla ice cream
  • Homemade Pies N/A
    • Check with wait staff on availability. Served with cream or yogurt.  Ice cream $2 extra
  • Apple pie $8.50
    • Just like your sweet mother used to make.
  • Pecan and bourbon pie $8.50
    • Deliciously sticky pie with a hint of Bourbon, laden with pecans
  • Peanut putter pie $8.50
    • A chocolate cookie crust with a chilled, whipped peanut butter filling
  • Rhubarb & strawberry streusel $8.50
    • Delicious fruit baked in a pie with a crumble like topping
  • Key lime pie $8.50
    • Crumb base with sweet, lime mousse-like filling
  • Banana cream pie $8.50
    • A pie crust lined with banana slices & topped with a delicate homemade custard
  • Macaroon & chocolate mousse $8.50
    • Coconut shell with luscious chocolate filling
SIDES SIDES
  • Rice and red beans (Traditional style beans, slow cooked with a ham hock) $5
  • Rice and black beans (vegetarian) /Mesclun salad greens/ Coleslaw $5
  • Creamed spinach / Mushrooms / Potato hash $5
  • Curly Fries / Mesclun salad greens / Hush puppies / Bourbon mash $5

Nearby Sample Menus

  • Buttermilk crepes with poached peach, citrus yoghurt and rhubarb $15.00
  • Pappardelle with lamb meatballs, mint, roast tomato sauce and parmesan $18.00
  • Hash Browns $6.00
  • Steamed green beans with lemon and almonds walnuts and witlof $7.00
  • Roasted vine tomatoes with balsamic vinegar and organic feta $7.00
  • Groper fillet with braised lettuce, prawns, sauce Jacqueline, sprouting broccoli and pistachio $38.00
  • Scrambled eggs with avocado, chives and tomato on toasted sourdough $18.00
  • Twice cooked goats' cheese and gruyere souffle with white truffle oil and chives $17.00
  • Salads/Sides:
  • - Spaghetti Bolognese $14.50
  • - Cured meat & cheese focaccia sandwich $7.50
  • Suppli' $2.50
    • deep fried rice ball with tomato sauce & mozzarella heart
  • - Vegetarian and vegan focaccia sandwich $7.50
  • Many Italian and French Desserts
  • Large choice of Roman Pizza slices from $4.50
  • Focaccia-Sandwiches & Panini:
  • Purple rice no3 $8.50
    • read bean+paenut+small taro ball
  • Red bean crushed ice w/matcha $13.80
  • Purple rice no4 $8.50
    • taro+read bean+small taro ball
  • Herbal jelly no 2 $8.00
    • sweet potato + barley + boba
  • Waffle no1 $16.80
    • vanilla ice cream + caramel
  • Mochi ball(red bean/peanuts $5.00
  • Herbal jelly no 5 $8.00
    • kidney bean + brown jelly + boba
  • Mango shaved ice w/condensed milk seasonal $13.80
  • Soup of the Day $9
    • Please ask for today’s special
  • Side dishes $8
    • Sojourn garden salad, french fries, potato wedges, steamed vegetables
  • Casarecce Pasta $15
    • Sicilian sauce, roasted eggplant, shaved parmesan, kale pesto
  • Summer Fruit Platter $8
    • Chefs selection of fresh fruit with a side of whipped cream
  • Caesar Salad $15
    • Romaine lettuce, free range poached egg, anchovies, streaky bacon, croutons, shaved parmesan & creamy garlic dressing
  • Curry of the Day (GF) $15
    • (Please ask for today’s special) Served with steamed rice, raita & papadum
  • Creamy Kale Risotto (VGF) $15
    • Creamy kale risotto, confit cherry tomato, feta and basil pesto marinated mushrooms
  • Bread & Dips (V) $10
    • German rye, ciabatta & focaccia chargrilled with today’s selection of dips
  • Corn Fritters with Bacon $15
    • Served with fruit relish and sour cream
  • Omelette (Your fillings ad toast)) $14
    • Ham, Bacon, Tomato, Cheese, Corn / Onion, Mushrooms, Spinach
  • Creamy Mushroom on Toast with salad $13
  • Eggs Royale $16
    • Smoked salmon, poached eggs, spinach, grilled tomato served with ciabatta and hollandaise sauce
  • Bacon & Eggs on Toast N/A
  • Smoked Salmon & Eggs on Toast $14
  • Mince on Toast $13
    • Served with side of cheese
  • Grilled Tomato & Eggs on Toast $12
  • Brioche French toast $15.50
    • w/berry, banana, maple syrup, and yogurt or bacon, banana, maple syrup
  • Avocado and tomato bagel $11.00
    • w/cream cheese, herb oil, sea salt flake and black pepper
  • Halloumi sandwich $16.50
    • crumbed halloumi with sesame coleslaw, beetroot relish, and Turkish bread
  • Bagel $5.50
    • w/cream cheese and jam
  • Green tea noodle salad $14.00
    • w/ walnuts, mushrooms. red onion. nor and onion dressing
  • Eggs Benedict $15.00
    • w/ bacon and roasted tomatoes
  • Multigrain or Sourdough toast $4.50
    • w/ jam
  • Smoked salmon bagel $14.00
    • with avocado, mesclun, cream cheese. caper raisin salsa and red onion
  • Added chorizo $2.00 extra
  • Smoked Salmon Bagel $16.00
  • Homemade Muesli $12.00
    • With yogurt, honey & fresh fruit
  • Any extra (avocado, bacon, etc.) $3.50
  • Big Breakfast $19.00
    • Bacon, kranski, tomato, mushroom & potato with your choice of eggs
  • Eggs on Toast $9.00
    • Your choice of fried, poached or scrambled eggs on toast
  • Bacon & Egg Sandwich $14.00
  • Eggs Florentine $16.00
    • Poached eggs, spinach, salmon & hollandaise on toast
  • Mexican PIe $4.90
  • Roast Chicken & Vegetable Pie $5.10
  • Pie of the week $5.10
  • Chicken, Bacon & mushroom savoury $2.90
  • Steak & Cheese Pie $5.10
  • Thai Chicken Pie $5.10
  • Mince & Cheese Pie $4.90
  • Chicken bacon & mushroom pie $5.10
  • JERK CHICKEN BURGER $10.00
    • passion fruit, lime, jam, sauces, bacon
  • CRISPY CHICKEN PO BOY $10.00
  • CURLY FRIES $5.00
  • POPCORN CHICKEN $6.00
  • MONKFISH PO BOY $10.00
  • HIT THE MARK $10.00
    • 200g. beef patty, swiss cheddar, bacon, caramelised onions
  • JERK PORK BELLY $10.00
    • ribs slow cooked, cheddar
  • Hawaiian $5.00
    • Ham, pineapple & mozzarella
  • Trio of cheese $8.50
    • Melting mozzarella & swiss cheese with a parmesan sprinkle
  • Xtra Large $3.90
  • Tropical veg $5.00
    • Capsicum, onion, pineapple & mozzarella
  • Large fries $3.50
  • Meat lovers $9.00
    • Spicy pepperoni, beef, ham, cabanossi, bacon & melting mozzarella
  • Veg supreme $7.50
    • Mushroom, onion, capsicum, pineapple, tomato ane melting mozzarella with garlic & oregano seasoning
  • Apricot chicken $10.50
    • Succulent chicken, onion, capsicum & melting mozzarella with an apricot swirl
  • Noodle Soup $10.00
  • Cheese or tomato omellet $10.00
  • Pork Wonton
  • Combo Fried Rice $11.00
  • Dumplings (8) $5.99
  • Chicken Sweetcorn Soup $8.50
  • BLT burger $6.00
  • -Large $14.00
  • Wing $2.00
  • Wingman $3.00
    • 1 Wing 'n' Small Chips
  • Chips $2.80
  • Wedges $3.50
  • Drum $2.50
  • Snack Box $5.50
    • 1 Thigh and Large Chips
  • Thigh $3.60
  • Lunchbox $8.50
    • 2 Thighs and Chips
  • Nachos
  • Mushroom & Tofu Pie
  • Claire's Crispy Cashew Salad
  • Chili & Cheese Pie
  • Yum Char N/A
    • On the good days we will have a chef ’s selection of small plates of BBQ goodness coming out to you from our staff.
  • The Couple $18
    • A Bacon & fried Halloumi Sandwich with iceberg lettuce & vine tomatoes on toasted ciabatta bread, served with our home cut fries.
  • Antipasto Platter $35
    • Selection of breads and crackers are served with Hummus and fresh tomato chutney, sundried tomato, prosciutto, salami and smoked salmon.
  • The Dls Burger $22
    • Our home made beef burger with gruyere cheese, streaky bacon, homemade BBQ sauce and served with our home cut fries.
  • Wild Mushrooms, Walnut & Blue Cheese Wellington $25
    • Spiced tomato chutney & roasted pumpkin.
  • Spicy Lamb Baguette $22
    • Pulled spiced lamb shoulder on a crusty baguette with minted yoghurt and Moroccan chickpea salad.
  • Rooftop Fish Of The Day $26
    • Pan fried market fish, served with sautéed squid, chorizo, saffron potatoes & smoked paprika oil. (fish changes daily, please ask staff for details)
  • Rooftop Platter $49
    • Three Cheese Fondue, crudités, garlic bread, chicken cranberry & pistachio terrine, crates, cajun nuts, olives & feta, beef and bacon sliders salt & pepper squid.
  • Spring roll with rice noodle $12.50
  • Vietnamese roll $8.50
  • Shaking beef with rice $12.50
  • Combination grilled pork & spring roll $13.50
  • Chicken curry with rice $11.50
  • Special beef noodle soup $13.50
  • Spicy huế beef noodle soup $12.50
  • Beef salad $8.50
Sweet Mother's Kitchen

Sweet Mother's Kitchen

location

Address

5 Courtenay Place, Te Aro, Wellington, Wellington, 6011, New Zealand

phone

Phone

043854444

clock

Opened hours

Monday: 8:00 AM – 10:00 PM, Tuesday: 8:00 AM – 10:00 PM, Wednesday: 8:00 AM – 10:00 PM, Thursday: 8:00 AM – 10:00 PM, Friday: 8:00 AM – 10:00 PM, Saturday: 8:00 AM – 10:00 PM, Sunday: 8:00 AM – 10:00 PM
price range

Price

$10 - $20

type

Type

None

service level

Service

Table Service

cuisine

Cuisine

American , Cafe Food , Gluten Free , Mexican , Southwestern , Vegan , Vegetarian

features

Features

EFTPOS ,  Mastercard ,  Takeaway ,  Visa ,  Gluten Free Options ,  Wheelchair accessible ,  After-hours ,  Craft Beer ,  Vegetarian Friendly ,  Breakfast ,  Waitstaff ,  Takeout ,  Vegan Options ,  Cheap Eats ,  Wine and Beer ,  Cash ,  Groups ,  Lunch ,  Seating ,  Highchairs Available ,  Street Parking ,  Cards accepted ,  Serves Alcohol ,  Dinner ,  Child-friendly ,  Outdoor Seating ,  Full Bar

Location
5 Courtenay Place, Te Aro, Wellington, Wellington, 6011, New Zealand