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Gusto at the Grand

Gusto at The Grand

Rustic Italian restaurant
Opening hours
Currently open!
Monday: 7:00 am-11:00 am, 12:00 pm-9:00 pm
Tuesday: 7:00 am-9:00 pm, 12:00 pm-9:00 pm
Wednesday: 7:00 am-11:00 am, 12:00 pm-9:00 pm
Thursday: 7:00 am-11:00 am, 12:00 pm-9:00 pm
Friday: 7:00 am-11:00 am, 12:00 pm-9:30 pm
Saturday: 7:00 am-11:00 am, 12:00 pm-9:30 pm
Sunday: 7:00 am-11:00 am, 12:00 pm-9:30 pm

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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 The Grand By SkyCity 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. 

Lunch is available daily from the bar.

Dinner is available on Monday - Thursday from the bar and on Friday - Sunday from the main dining room.


Winner of Iconic Auckland Eats 2021.


$25 for a 2 course dinner

Includes a set menu of calamari and Bucatini all’Amatriciana.

Gusto at The Grand
$25 Two Course Dinner

$17 extra for a glass of Valdibella "Ariddu", $20 for a glass of Argiano “Non Confunditur”.

Bucatini all’Amatriciana
Drink match recommendation
2020 Valdibella “Ariddu” Sicilia DOC $17/glass
or 2016 Argiano “Non Confunditur” Toscana IGT $20/glass

Ts & Cs: Available for dinner only on Fri, Sat and Sun from 5pm, last order 6pm. Price is per person. Specific dining times apply. Bookings are essential. Set menu – menu can’t be changed. Subject to availability. R18 for the service of alcohol. Drink Responsibly.

Special offers at Gusto at The Grand

  • Aperitivo Hour at Gusto

    DAILY FROM 4pm - 8pm

    Available daily from 4pm to 8pm, enjoy beer, wine or a cocktail and enjoy complimentary nibbles for 2. See the menu here

    Aperitivo hour at Gusto at the Grand

Park for $2 per hour at The Civic car park on weekends. Find out more

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Last updated: 20 July 2022

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