Auckland city centre is built to enjoy it by the water's edge, and with the Christmas season upon us, our unique waterfront dining offering makes for the perfect setting to meet friends and family for a festive catch up. Take in spectacular views and wine and dine in some of the best restaurants Auckland has to offer - check them out below. 

For something new...

For casual tapas and great sharing plates... 

For fine dining... 


This Italian restaurant is a sophisticated casual dining in Wynyard Quarter. Rated Metro Peugeot's Restaurant of the Year 2019's Best Service winner and runner-up of Best Smart Restaurant.  


A sophisticated New Zealand restaurant and a concept straight from the heart, award winning New Zealand Chef Ben Bayly and team are excited to be bringing the very best of New Zealand hospitality to Commercial Bay.  

For relaxed, ambient vibes 

For stunning water views 

Interior of eatery

Offering up spectacular views of the harbour and delicious eats, this bar and eatery is light and bright, with a welcoming atmosphere that makes it too easy to wile away a weekend afternoon.

Last updated: 26 December 2021