Vote for your favourite cheese scone in Wellington

A tower of cheese scones arranged on a plate is held up in front of the Bucket Fountain on Cuba Street in Te Aro, Wellington.

Wellingtonian’s are famously passionate about their cheese scones. It’s the perfect pick-me-up to pair with your flat white, and sits as the crown in most cafés cabinets as the ultimate comfort food. Who knew savoury buttery goodness could be so debatable?

It’s time to settle the score. Wellington’s favourite cheese scones, as picked by locals. Unleash your inner sconnoisseur and help curate a list of recommendations around the city.

In the first round, locals gave their picks of the top spots in and around the city for a cheese scone, and why they loved it. Now, the numbers have been crunched and it’s time to pick faves of the bunch.

Vote for your favourite cheese scone spot from the list below, and you can go in the draw to win around a year’s worth of cheese scones (worth $300). Five runner-ups will win $20 vouchers to their favourite café.

Your votes will help us build a locals guide to cheese scones in Wellington