Buffet restaurants and all-you-can-eat style menus provide excellent value for money and in the city centre we have some of the best options in Auckland.
So the next time you're trying to organise a big group get together or occasion, just consult our handy list below and you're guaranteed to satisfy many different tastes and requests.
Fortuna | SKYCITY, Federal Street
If you are in the Federal Street area and after a traditional buffet style meal, Fortuna is the perfect destination for you. This sumptuous banquet-style buffet has three sittings: breakfast, lunch and dinner and each of them is well known for being the best value buffet in town. You’ll eat like a king at Fortuna and enjoy fresh, delicious dishes plus a live carvery.
Grand Millenium Brasserie | Mayoral Drive
This hotel restaurant provides a tranquil environment to retreat from the hustle and bustle outside and they have one of the best buffet offerings around, featuring a live carvery station, steak options, a selection of delectable desserts and more.
Haru No Yume | Vernon Street
This all-you-can-eat style Japanese buffet offering at Haru No Yume, is completely unique in the central city and is bringing a new twist to traditional Japanese cuisine.
Knights on Albert | Stamford Plaza, Albert Street
Enter the grandeur of Stamford Plaza and enjoy their delicious breakfast buffet served at the in-house restaurant, Knights on Albert. Available daily from 6am- 10.30am, there's an incredible selection of hot items, cereals, breads, fruit, salads, juices and lots more.
Nichiyo Brunch at MASU | SKYCITY, Federal Street
Definitely one of the more unique options on this list, is the Nichiyo Brunch option available at MASU in SKYCITY. You start with a continuous selection of sashimi, maki rolls, small dishes and salads, available from the robata counter and then move on to other dishes and courses.
Cooke's Restaurant & Bar | Hotel Grand Windsor, Queen Street
Cooke’s Restaurant & Bar is the flagship dining experience for Hotel Grand Windsor which has recently undergone a multimillion-dollar refit transforming it into a stunning five-star boutique hotel. We highly recommend their buffet breakfast here, enjoy the opulence of the dining room and the range of options on offer.
Wildfire Churrascaria | Princes Wharf
When you visit Wildfire, you will experience a unique dining sensation never before seen in New Zealand. It is Churrasco, Brazilian BBQ at its best. There is no ordering or waiting, as waiters walk around and slice skewered meats directly onto your plate.