For worthy eating and drinking experiences around Wellington, NZ (and the greater region) – you can also catch Heather over at KNOW Wellington's Word on the Street Blog or hosting Zest Food Tours around the city…
Harbourside Market – Sundays in the Te Papa carpark. Expanded from the original produce trucks to include many artisan products and eating caravans and stalls. Supporter of charities (carpark management and Kaibosh food rescue). 7.30am – 1pm (winter) / 2pm (summer).
Thorndon Farmers Market – Saturdays in the St Paul Cathedral carpark, Hill Street. A genuine farmers market bringing a slice of the country to the city. 8.30am – 12.30pm (although beware they often start packing up from noon).
Wellington Night Market – Friday evenings in Leftbank, off Cuba Street, and Saturday evenings on Lower Cuba Street. Both include a few craft stalls among the food, Saturday the larger of the two. 5pm – 11pm.
Capital Markets – mid Willis Street between Manners and Dixon. Multitudes of permanent food stalls, many ethnicities, and a central food hall to enjoy ones spoils. 1030am to 9pm daily.
The Vegan Vault – first Saturday evening of every month, 171 Victoria Street (adjoins the back of Left Bank alleyway). Vegan foods, products, information, and live music. 6-10pm.