Satisfy Your Nachos Cravings At These Delicious Wellington Joints

Megan Zara Walsh Megan Zara Walsh - Staff Writer

Best Nachos Wellington

Holy guacamole, what delicious nachos!

I’m sure those of you who landed here could have a bowl of scrumptious nachos for dinner everyday. And, we may even go as far to say that nachos are the world’s most divine food. Crunchy tortilla chips, topped with juicy meats, melted cheese, sour cream, guacamole and more. What’s not to like? Indeed, nachos are soul-satisfying and perfect for wolfing into yourself or sharing with friends. Here are six Wellington spots that cater the most iconic nachos. And hey, some are even plant-based for all the vegans.

1. Midnight Espresso

Expect the most delicious overloaded vegan or vegetarian nachos at this 5-star hotspot. Select between the two and wolf into OTT nachos covered in beans, hummus, avocados, cheeses, sauces like sour cream, and plenty more. Oh my days, our mouths are watering. A small portion will set you back $15, while a large portion costs $22, and is perfect for sharing. Indeed, you’ll enter a nacho food coma.

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

2. Fidel’s Café

This bustling Cuban restaurant serves up some scrumptious nachos topped with black beans, cheeses, pico de gallo, guacamole, jalapenos, sour cream and juicy pork. Certainly, it’s the belly filler you need this weekend. They go awesomely paired with a delicious Thickshake, from oreo to chocolate to black forest, the list is endless. Don’t feel guilty, calories don’t count during the winter.

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

3. Rosie’s Red-Hot Cantina

This Mexican joint caters the most sinfully loaded monster nachos that you will have ever laid eyes on. These bad boys are bigger than your head, and are excellent for sharing with a group of friends. Indulge on the most mouthwatering nachos covered in chili con carne, beef, queso sauce, melted Colby jack, onions, avocado and plenty more goodness. For the most pleasurable foodie experience, pair it with a lush Margarita Slushy.

📍 4 Queens Wharf, Wellington Central, Wellington 6011, New Zealand


4. Zambrero

Head to this Mexican spot for a quick fix of the most droll-worthy nachos in a box. They promise healthy and wholesome ingredients that will satisfy your tastebuds. When it comes to nachos, you can select your choice of fillings and meats paired with melted cheese, guacamole, sour cream and tomato salsa. Indeed, one of the best and affordable nachos spots in Wellington.

📍 Various Locations

5. The Flying Burrito Brothers

This famous street food chain will treat you to an ultimate Mexican feast. But of course, you only care about the nachos. Their much-loved Macho Nachos come with chili con carne and braised beef, black beans, chili grilled cheese and more. Definitely worth the excess calories if you ask us!

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

6. Sweet Release

We’ve raved about Sweet Release’s grub in previous articles, but never about their nachos. This American-inspired vegan café caters for gluten-free, dairy-free and other diets. Shockingly, their wholesome vegan nachos are their best kept secret. Loaded in plant-based ingredients, cheeses, sauces, avocado and more, these nachos are a must-try while at this Wellington café.

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

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