Dining

From summer pop ups to the best outdoor lunch spots , the city centre is the place for your summer catch up.

Best Outdoor Lunch Spots
Take a break over the lunchtime period and refocus your thoughts by visiting one of the many comfortable outdoor lunch spots Auckland central has to...
Best Summer Pop Ups
Summer is here, and so is the time for heading out to explore the city and all its events and installations.
Orbit 360º Dining
Editor's Pick:Orbit 360º Dining
Enjoy uninterrupted views of Auckland City from the top of the Sky Tower, Orbit is a revolving restaurant offering New Zealand cuisine in intimate...
  • Bellota
    Bellota by Peter Gordon

    If you love Spanish tapas then head down to Bellota - conceived by chef Peter Gordon, this is one...

  • The Botanist
    The Botanist

    City Works Depot's inventive Botanist is giving you the option of eating a meal, having a drink and...

  • Milse sophisticated sweet treats
    Milse

    Touted as a ‘sugar temple’ laden with sophisticated sweet treats and seasonal, local desserts,...

  • Mexico Britomart
    Mexico

    Moodily lit with dripping candles, whimsically decorated with off-beat Mexicana, Mexico instantly...

  • The Kimchi Project

    Experience some great tasting 'Asian-infused' culinary delights on Lorne Street. 

  • The Sugar Club
    The Sugar Club

    Fine dining and an opulent setting with views of the cityscape from the Sky Tower, The Sugar Club's...

  • Depot Eatery and Oyster Bar
    Depot Eatery and Oyster Bar

    Depot is a fast paced eatery and oyster bar by award winning NZ chef Al Brown. The focus is on...

  • Major Sprout
    Major Sprout

    This delicious cafe was conceived by the impressive team behind Dear Jervois, with a look, cuisine...

  • The Culpeper

    This delicious bar and eatery exudes a relaxed, fun vibe - perfect for its alluring waterfront...

  • Best tapas
    7 of the Best Tapas Spots

    Who doesn't love an evening of tapas and good company? 

  • Ostro High Tea
    High Tea at Ostro

    Ostro's High Tea is the perfect treat to celebrate special occasions.

  • Experience Christmas in the Heart of the City

    From festive events, to unique gift ideas, delicious dining and celebration inspiration.

  • Al Brown Best Ugly Bagels
    Best Ugly Bagels

    Al Brown's Best Ugly Bagels serves up Montreal style, hand rolled and wood-fired bagels baked fresh...

  • Ostro Working Lunch
    Working Lunches at Ostro

    Impress the clients or dazzle the colleagues with a working lunch at Ostro. 

  • Fukuko
    Fukuko

    Britomart bar, Fukuko, is a small but perfectly formed addition to Auckland's eating and drinking...