Archived: O´Connell Street Bistro

An inspired modern European back street bistro
Opening hours
Currently open!
Monday: 11:30 am-3:00 pm, 5:00 pm-Late
Tuesday: 11:30 am-3:00 pm, 5:00 pm-Late
Wednesday: 11:30 am-3:00 pm, 5:00 pm-Late
Thursday: 11:30 am-3:00 pm, 5:00 pm-Late
Friday: 11:30 am-3:00 pm, 5:00 pm-Late
Saturday: 5:00 pm-Late
Sunday: Closed

O’Connell Street Bistro is on the corner of Shortland and O'Connell Streets in central Auckland and first opened its doors to diners in 1997.

The cuisine is described by the team as “modern European bistro” and a high level of importance is placed on the provenance of the quality produce sourced by the Bistro. The restaurant has won numerous awards for its food and wines. 

In almost 20 years of operation, it has been recommended by many publications and also named as one of the best 42 Restaurants in the World by Vanity Fair on Travel Magazine.

Voted Top 100 Iconic Auckland Eats

O'Connell Street Bistro - Classic Steak tartare


Park for $2 per hour, to a maximum of $10 on evenings and weekends at the Victoria St car park. Find out more.

Last updated: 18 June 2021

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