7 Hearty Breakfasts Places To Cure A Hangover In Wellington

Megan Zara Walsh Megan Zara Walsh - Staff Writer

Wellington Best Breakfasts Hangover

Hungover or hangry? we’ve found you a cure.

If you’re one of those people who wakes up, after drinking, crawling to the bathroom, we feel you. However, if you’re like myself, and you wake up dying for a delicious belly-filling breakfast, then you’ve come to right place. The best thing you can do for yourself to cure that pesky hangover is to fuel yourself with nutritious goodness to kickstart your day. Hence why Secret have compiled a list of seven fantastic spots where you can dive into hangover breakfasts in Wellington.

1. The Botanist

This plant-based joint just so happens to be one of our favourite vegan eateries in Wellington. But this doesn’t take away the pleasant taste. Devour some satisfying dishes, from breakfasts like scrambled tofu, toasties, gluten-free pancakes with salted caramel cream and bananas, to dinners like butternut risotto, burgers, fish and chips, the list is endless.  Indeed, the wholesome goodness you need to cure that hangover.

📍 219 Onepu Road, Lyall Bay, Wellington 6022, New Zealand

2. Burger Liquor

Who said you can’t have a burger for breakfast? Dive into OTT juicy burgers paired with fat fries at this joint. If the burger you select just isn’t enough, you can add extras, like another beef patty, streaky bacon, buttermilk fried chicken, vegetables, to name a few. Excitingly, you can get gluten-free and vegan burgers too. Still hungry? Order a soul-satisfying milkshake like strawberries and cream, triple chocolate or banoffee. Indeed, this spot is the ultimate hangover feast.

📍 129 Willis Street, Te Aro, Wellington 6011, New Zealand

3. Joe’s Garage

No matter what time you roll out of bed, Joe’s got you covered with a large selection of indulging grub here. For instance, The Local is the closest thing you’ll get to a full English breakfast, while the Brekkie Burger, comes squashed with breakfast pieces like bacon, spinach and more. Joe’s Fried Chicken & Chips is another cult favourite, while a banana split or milkshake is a sure way to reawaken your brain. Wait till 5pm, and you can devour divine pizzas.

📍 5 Tory Street, Te Aro, Wellington 6011, New Zealand

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4. Sweet Release


Another epic spot on our list of the best vegan cafes in Wellington. They cater an array of savoury dishes like huge burritos and salads, French toast, mouthwatering burgers, loaded fries, and lots more. Additionally, you can pair your meal with something sweet like deep fried oreos and stuffed cookies, to give yourself a sugar booster. Click and collect your order using the Sweet Release website.

📍 99 Manners Street, Te Aro, Wellington 6011, New Zealand

5. Fidel’s Café

This 5-star spot offers Cuban coffee and an array of homestyle eats with a twist. It’s actually one of our favourite places to go for brunch. Opt for Cuban burritos, hot waffles covered in maple syrup or a hearty porridge to boost your energy. Certainly, one of the greatest breakfasts to cure a hangover in Wellington.

📍 234 Cuba Street, Te Aro, Wellington 6011, New Zealand

6. Prefab 

Maybe you’re one of those people who freakishly wakes up super early after drinking? Well, get yourself down to Prefab where you’ll indulge on a hearty breakfast before 11.30am. Customer favourites include the grilled halloumi salad, the wholesome granola fruit bowls, eggs on toasts, stuffed pastries, just to name a few. Prefab is closed during level two, so keep an eye on their socials to see when they plan to reopen.

📍 14 Jessie Street, Te Aro, Wellington 6011, New Zealand

7. Tommy Millions

If you can’t crawl out of bed until afternoon, then we’ve got the perfect hangover feed for you. Ingest a few slices of pizza from this place, and we guarantee that the combination of dough and cheese will get rid of your pounding headache. Can’t leave the bed? No problem. Order hangover breakfasts with Deliver Easy now.

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