Both were extremely fresh and served to the perfect doneness. Small restaurant with highly efficient and experienced waitstaff. Ortega Fish Shack: Simply the Best Food, Wine, Libations, and Service in Wellington - See 1,491 traveller reviews, 328 candid photos, and great deals for Wellington, New Zealand, at Tripadvisor. Wonder if I should set up a direct debit?? - See 1,472 traveler reviews, 327 candid photos, and great deals for Wellington, New Zealand, at Tripadvisor. The presentation was also excellent. Ortega Fish Shack has stolen my heart, appetite and wallet. Ventured there on the last weekend of WOW so we had to book but I understand bookings at anytime are probably the safest bet as this place was humming with people. The decor is this well appointed kitsch that works in an odd way. 37 reviews of Ortega Fish Shack "Outstanding seafood prepared with creative touch ! Ortega Fish Shack, Wellington: See 1,491 unbiased reviews of Ortega Fish Shack, rated 4.5 of 5 on Tripadvisor and ranked #2 of 950 restaurants in Wellington. - See 1,481 traveler reviews, 328 candid photos, and great deals for Wellington, New Zealand, at Tripadvisor. gurnard with papparadelle in crayfish butter and grouper pan seared. Ortega Fish Shack, Wellington: See 1,491 unbiased reviews of Ortega Fish Shack, rated 4.5 of 5 on Tripadvisor and ranked #2 of 950 restaurants in Wellington. This place is all about the food. Ortega Fish Shack, Wellington: See 1,485 unbiased reviews of Ortega Fish Shack, rated 4.5 of 5 on Tripadvisor and ranked #2 of 943 restaurants in Wellington. The as vibe… Ortega Fish Shack is small, intimate, cosy and friendly, just like a friend's dining room. Ortega Fish Shack, Wellington: See 1,482 unbiased reviews of Ortega Fish Shack, rated 4.5 of 5 on Tripadvisor and ranked #2 of 941 restaurants in Wellington. Ortega Fish Shack & Bar Wellington has the stated aim to “provide an atmosphere where you can really relax and enjoy an evening of fine food, fine wine and great service, that won’t break the bank”.This is certainly something that I can get on board with and, after having the restaurant recommended to me, I decided to pop in and see what it was all about. Ortega Fish Shack: Great fish! Ortega Fish Shack: What a pleasure! Ortega Fish Shack, Wellington: See 1,491 unbiased reviews of Ortega Fish Shack, rated 4.5 of 5 on Tripadvisor and ranked #2 of 948 restaurants in Wellington. Ortega Fish Shack, Wellington: See 1,491 unbiased reviews of Ortega Fish Shack, rated 4.5 of 5 on Tripadvisor and ranked #2 of 950 restaurants in Wellington.