The Arborist Eatery

Our ground floor bar eatery is perfect for breakfast with preferential cooked and continental menus for hotel guests.

Famous for weekend brunch and an award winning menu of shared style small plates, and outstanding burgers for lunch and dinner. The Arborist is popular with hotel guests and locals. Please make your online table reservation here.
Should you require a space for either business related functions or celebrations, the Arborist has a versatile function room available. Please contact us for details.

Want to dine after hours? Check out our Wellington City Rooftop Bar.

Eatery Hours:

Breakfast
Monday to Friday: 7am- 10am
Saturday brunch: 8am – 3pm
Sunday brunch: 8am – 2pm

Lunch
Monday –Saturday: 12pm – 3pm

Dinner

Monday – Saturday: 5pm – Late
Sunday afternoon: Closed

The Menu

Monday to Friday 7 -12
Saturday to Sunday 8 -3

TOAST AND SPEADS GFO/VO

$7

Multigrain or sordough and choice of peanut butter or house jams

HOUSE MUESLI VO

$11

Fruit salad, yoghurt, berry compote

EGGS ON TOAST GFO

$10

Eggs any style on sourdough or multigrain toasted bread

EGGS AND HOLLANDAISE GFO

$14

Poached eggs, English muffin
Bacon $4
Salmon $6
Spinach $4
Asparagus $4

TURKISH EGGS GFO

$14.50

Soft poached eggs, Greek yoghurt, chilli & cumin, burnt butter, cashews, multigrain toasted bread

LUMBERJACK BREAKFAST DFO/GFO $22

$22

Eggs,bacon, chorizo, mushroom, roasted tomatoes, hash brown, black pudding

FRENCH TOAST GFO

$16

Egg soaked brioche bread, banana, nutella mousse, orange caramel

SMASHED AVO GFO/VO

$16

Feta, cherry tomatoes, nuts, seeds, multigrain toasted bread.
+Egg $3

BREAKFAST TACOS VO

$18

Scrmabled eggs, mushroom, avocado, blackbeans, tomato salsa, sour cream.
+Chorizo $3

FRIED CHICKEN CROISSANT

$18

Buttermilk fried chicken, bacon, aioli, baby spinach

CREAMY PESTO MUSHROOM GFO

$18

Poached egg, parmesan, grainy bread

Monday to Friday 12-3

Burgers:

LUMBERJACK BURGER + FRIES GFO

$19

160g 100% Angus beef, cheese, house pickles, burger sauce

HOT BIRD BURGER + FRIES GFO

$19

Fried chicken, tomato, cheese, jalapenos, hot sauce

BLACK BEAN BURGER + FRIES VO/GFO

$19

Cheese, lettuce, tomato, chipotle aioli

PULLED PORK TACOS DFO

$19

3 tacos, pineapple salsa, avocado, slaw, sour cream

FISH BURGER + FRIES (CATCH OF THE DAY) GFO/DFO

$19

Slaw, home made tartare sauce

LUNCH BURGER OR BOWL DEALS

+ADD HOUSE ALCOHOLIC DRINK FOR $27
+ADD HOUSE SOFT DRINK FOR $22

Lunch Bowls:

JERK CHICKEN GF/DFO

$19

Jamaican marinated chicken thigh, black rice, corn wheels, char-grilled pineapple salsa, slaw

TOFU V/DFO

$19

Crispy tofu, sticky rice, pickled mushroom, tomato relish, fried shallots, wakame

COCONUT & LIME CEVICHE GF/DF

$19

Baby spinach, kumara chips, avocado, pickled cucumber

BRAISED BEEF GF/DFO

$22

Braised pulled beef cheek, potato & sage rosti, celeriac remoulade, pickled carrots

Dinner 5 – Late

Proteins:

BEEF CHEEKS GF/DFO

$15

Slow braised, carrot, puree, pickled carrot, coriander

BOURBON MARINATED FLANK STEAK GF/DFO

$17.5

Celeria puree, sahllot & redcurrant jus

PORK BELLY GF/DFO

$17

Sweet onion puree, Monteiths Apple Cider jus, swiss brown mushrooms, onion petals

CRISPY TOFU GF/V/DF

$10

Sticky ginger soy glaze

JERK CHICKEN GF/DF

$13

Jamaican marinated boneless thigh

SMOKED SALMON GF/DFO

$17

Citrus cured, crispy skin, sugar snap peas avocado puree

SALT & PEPPER SQUID GFO/DFO

$14

Wasabi kewpie, coconut

VEGAN BIG BREAKFAST

$20

Beans, avocado, hash brown, mushroom, tomato, spinach, toasted

VEGE LOVER GFO

$22

Eggs, mushroom, avocado, halloumi, slow roasted tomatoes, hash brown, multigrain bread

COCONUT & LIME CERVICHE GF/DF

$14

Baby spinach, kumara chips, avocado, pickled cucumber

BURRITO BOWL GF/DFO

$19.50

Scrambled eggs, mushroom, hash brown, blackbeans, guacamole, tomato salsa, sour cream

FULLY LOADED BLOODY MARY

$20

Now where do we start?
Just order one and bask in its glory. Warning 15min wait.

Add Ons:

Chorizo $4
Bacon $5
Hash Browns $4
Hollandaise $4
Egg $4
Slow roasted tomato $4
Guacamole $5
Mushrooms $5
Pulled pork $5
Spinach $5

Burgers

LUMBERJACK BURGER GFO

$15

160g 100% Angus beef, cheese, house pickles, burger sauce

HOT BIRD BURGER GFO

$15

Fried chicken, tomato, cheese, jalapenos, hot sauce

BLACK BEAN BURGER VO/GFO

$15

Cheese, lettuce, tomato, chipotle aioli

PULLED PORK BURGER GFO

$15

Smoked apple mayo, slaw

FISH BURGER (CATCH OF THE DAY) GFO/DFO

$15

Slaw, home made tartare sauce

Tummy Fillers

HARISSA POTATOES GF/DF/VO

$14

Rosemary & lemon roasted potatoes

GRILLED FLAT BREAD V

$14

Sesame seeds, hummus, rosemary

Monday to Sunday 11 – Close

PARMESAN FRIES GF/VO

$9

Aioli - please ask about vegan options

CRISPY TOFU GFO/V/DF

$10

Sticky soy sauce

HALLOUMI CHIPS GFO

$12

Chilli yoghurt

SALT AND PEPPER SQUID GFO/DFO

$14

Wasabi kewpie and coconut

CAULIFLOWER POPCORN

$9

Citrus yoghurt

LEMONGRASS PRAWNS

$15

Sticky soy sauce

PULLED PORK TACOS DFO

$19

3 tacos, pineapple salsa, avocado, slaw, sour cream

PORK & LAMB MEATBALLS GF

$12

Neopolitan sauce with shaved parmesan

SOUTHERN FRIED CHICKEN GFO

$16

Choose between:
hot sauce, smokey maple, lemon, pepper, parmesan, siracha, honey, garlic, bacon, cheese, chives
All served with Blue Cheese Dip

LEMON POSSET GFO

$12

Lemon raspberry cream mousse, biscotti

CHOCOLATE BROWNIE GF

$12

Hazlenut mousse, berry compote, ice cream

CHOCOLATE & COCONUT MOUSSE GFO/V

$12

Orange crumb

CHEESE SELECTION

$12

Two cheese with bread, house pickles, fruit