Treat your taste buds and make sure you check out these eateries to indulge in the very best Chinese and Asian fusion cuisine has to offer in the city centre. We've made your Chinese restaurant Auckland search all the more easy - and delicious - with our extensive list below. 

Grand Harbour

Grand Harbour | Corner of Custom Street West and Pakenham St 

Specialising in authentic Chinese duck and seafood dishes, Grand Harbour is one of Auckland’s premier sources for Chinese fine dining and Yum Cha.


Huami | 87 Federal Street

Offering world-class design, unique ambience and traditional cuisine with a modern twist, Huami is a contemporary, yet authentic Chinese restaurant and is a part of SkyCity's award-winning Federal Street dining precinct. 

Sunny Town China Taste

Sunny Town China Taste | 10-14 Lorne Street

Craving the taste of authentic Chinese cuisine? Head to Sunny Town China Taste on Lorne Street. Watch in their front window as chefs prepare dumplings by hand, then take a seat and let your senses be transported to mainland China. 

White + Wong's | 149 Quay Street

East meets west at Auckland's Viaduct with White + Wong's, a delicious eatery promising bright, bold and super fresh Asian fusion flavours, plus some of the best harbour views in town! 

Little Yum

Little Yum | 39 Victoria Street West

Specializing in Shanghai street food, Little yum is the go-to place for authentic Shanghai style dumplings. Must try dishes include beef dumplings, fried buns, wonton soup, and their amazing xiao long bao (also known as soup dumpling, which is a hot parcel of pork and soup).  A word of caution: the soup tends to be piping hot, so be careful when taking the first bite.

Chamate | 17 Swanson Street

At Chamate, located on Swanson Street in the heart of the city, there's something for every cultured foodie, with delectable and affordable dishes combining the old and the new.

Bao Baby Bao | 41 Elliott Street

Upon visiting Elliott Stables you'll find Bao Baby Bao, serving up delicious Asian Fusion fare that will take you to the streets of Philadelphia via the Shanghai express. A collaboration between American chef Robert Aylwin and Chinese chef Yolanda Chen, you can expect mouthwatering and unique flavour combinations in dishes including pork and prawn dumplings, traditional bao buns with buttermilk fried chicken and more. 

Taste of China | 5B Lorne Street 

If you're on the hunt for a cheap, quick and easy lunch that's sure to satisfy your tastebuds too, Taste of China on Lorne Street is a must visit.  

Last updated: 12 February 2021