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Gusto at the Grand

Gusto at The Grand

Rustic Italian restaurant
Opening hours
Currently open!
Monday: 7:00 am-9:30 pm
Tuesday: 7:00 am-9:30 pm
Wednesday: 7:00 am-9:30 pm
Thursday: 7:00 am-9:30 pm
Friday: 7:00 am-9:30 pm
Saturday: 7:00 am-9:30 pm
Sunday: 7:00 am-9:30 pm

Rustic and true to Italian values, Gusto at the Grand showcases simple food, classic flavours and fresh seasonal ingredients. Gusto is the perfect spot to share delicious Italian dishes amongst friends and family.

The interior design of the restaurant is classic Italian. White arabescato marble, gold onyx, timber floors, stained American ash tables and Thonet chairs bring home the European look and feel. Rich colours and tan leathers support the design concept. The artwork, which is the centrepiece of the restaurant, is by Sydney artist Jason Benjamin's. ‘Love in Venice’ is a featuring a four-metre-long octopus.

The restaurant serves European-influenced buffet breakfasts, á la carte lunch and dinner plus room service for guests of the adjoining SKYCITY Grand Hotel. The restaurant boasts SKYCITY's largest private dining room which comfortably seats 28 along with a chef’s table is situated next to the kitchen which is available for bookings of 6-8 people. 

Winner of Iconic Auckland Eats 2021.


Special offers at Gusto at The Grand

  • Malfy Gin Aperitivo at Gusto

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    Gusto and Malfy Gin, have teamed up to bring you a delightful Aperitivo.

    Embrace the essence of the Italian Summer as you enjoy a taste of the Amalfi coast. Sip on a refreshing spritz accompanied by two delicious share plates. It’s the perfect way to reconnect with loved ones.

    Aperitivo Offer - $49 per person
    2x Malfy spritz of your choice, a share plate of grilled prawn skewers, grapefruit and juniper salsa and a pizzetta with pickled fennel, ricotta & rosemary to share.

    Terms & Conditions
    Available 12pm-9:30pm daily. Price is $49 per person with a minimum of two people dining. R18 for the service of alcohol. Drink Responsibly.


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Last updated: 01 December 2021

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