Auckland’s waterfront is second to none, with upbeat tunes, beautiful cocktails and lively atmospheres. Immerse yourself in the scene with these unmissable happy hours by the water. There’s something for everyone on every day of the week, whether it’s all-you-can-eat ribs or a crazy round of mini golf. 


Taco Tuesday, Date Night Specials & Ladies Night Out | Dirty Laundry | 188 Quay Street

Dirty Laundry have a happy hour to suit all occasions. Whether you're grabbing a bite after work with colleagues, going out for a date night with your special someone, or getting the girls together for a ladies night - Dirty Laundry has you covered. Come in on Tuesday from 6pm for two-for-one taco boards, organise a date night on Wednesday complete with a grazing board and two flutes of Mumm Grand Gordon for $99.95, or bring the girls in on Friday for $12 cocktails on Ladies Night Out! 

Drink on table

Happy Hour Jugs & Spring Cocktails | O’Hagans | 101-103 Customs Street West 

Dine amongst the trimmed hedges of O’Hagans, and order a jug of beer with a hearty classic meal. Everyday from 3pm to 6pm, drink a jug in the cherry and warm atmosphere of one of Auckland’s most authentic Irish pubs. Or, from 5-6pm sip on O'Hagans new spring cocktails for just $13.

Shucker Brothers

Cheap Drinks Daily | The Shuckers Brothers | 99 Quay Street 

The home of fresh decadent seafood offers cheap drinks daily from 4pm to 6pm. Situated beside the water in the Ferry Building, order from a wide range of diverse and unique sharing plates to top off the experience. 

Moet and Chandon

Moet and Chandon bottles | The Conservatory | 1-17 Jellicoe Street, North Wharf 

The Conservatory at North Wharf is a wine bar, cocktail bar and restaurant with a relaxed, comfortable atmosphere with areas for lounging, dining and having a drink. It's a great place to catch up with friends and family over lunch and has an outdoor open fire with views towards the sea. Check out their delicious food and drinks menu and make the most of their special offer on Moet and Chandon bottles. Head in Monday-Friday between 11am-7pm for bottles down to $75.


Dr Rudi's 

Pizza by the foot | Dr Rudi's Rooftop Brewing Co. | 204 Quay Street

If you're looking for a fun place to relax and unwind with some cold beers and a breathtaking view of Auckland's Viaduct Harbour then you have to check out Dr. Rudi's Beer Brewing Co. Complete with a rooftop right above the water and even a bowling alley in the back, come in Sunday to Thursday for $12 pizzas from 12-3pm!

Huami Gin

Huami Gin Club | Huami Bar | 87 Federal Street  

Huami Bar has a selection of 40+ premium gins - That’s everything, from the most premium to the latest gins available on the market. All day, every day, enjoy Huami Bar's gins for just $12. Or, join the Huami Gin Club and get $10 gins all day, everyday plus early access to gin of the month promotions and special events! 

Last updated: 07 October 2020