Mason, a restaurant masquerading as a bar in Newtown, Wellington. Mason offers a thoughtful selection of ice cold beer, juicy natural wine, and quality liquor. With an ever-changing, small yet complete menu drawing on mid eastern and med flavours the food is well suited for sharing with friends and family.





WILSON ST, NEWTOWN, WELLINGTON  
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TUE - FRI  5 - LATE
SAT 4 - LATE 
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Mason is a restaurant masquerading as a bar. Brought to you by chef Matt Hawkes (x Rita) Mason offers a thoughtful selection of ice cold beer, juicy natural wine, and quality liquor. With an ever-changing, small yet complete menu drawing on mid eastern and med flavours the food is well suited for sharing with friends and family.

With a focus on sustainable produce, Mason takes inspiration and direction from suppliers, the seasons, and other cultures that have done it before us.

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MENU

April 2021

PLATES
Salt fish fritters, saffron aiolo 14
Broad bean falafel, beet hummus, pickle and herb salad 16
Pumpkin “kibbeh”, Medjool date, olive, lime pickle labneh, turmeric vinaigrette 16 
Frisée, radish, jalepeño, pumpkin seed, NZ pecorino, basil, buttermilk 18
Buffalo mozzarella, slow cooked eggplant, crisped sage, grilled pita 21
Raw trevally, ajo blanco, kohlrabi, granny smith, harissa, dill 21
2 x yoghurt marinated organic chicken shish, celeriac, onion, parsely salad 26
Lamb tagine - chard, corainder, bulghur, preserved lemon, turmeric yoghurt, pita 26
Salatim - three seasonal salads 28

SIDES
Grilled pita 5
Toum 3
Roast cauliflower hummus 3

SWEETS
Buttermilk panna cotta, poached pear, blueberry, ginger, sesame 12
Peanut & pistachio baklava, roast quince, rosé, vanilla mascarpone 14

DRINKS LIST

SAMPLE

ICE COLD BEER
Parrot Dog on tap
Falcon APA 8
Hazy IPA 9
A fridge full of cold tins 9-14

NATURAL WINE
Tincan Persuasive Pet-Nat, Nelson 12/50
La Monella 14/60
Unkel ‘Orange’ Pinot Gris 14/60
Jumpin’ Juice Sunset Rose 14/60
Somos Tintito 14/60
Gentle Folk Pinot Noir 15/70

COCKTAILS
Paloma 14
Tom Collins 14
Fernet and coke 12
High Ball 12
Corpse Reviver 16
Negroni 17

Soda with hibiscus 6
Karma Cola, Lemony Lemonade, Gingerella, Summer Orangeade 5
Sparkling Antipodes water 6/9

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