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The Conservatory
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The Conservatory- cheeseboard
The Conservatory
The Conservatory
The Conservatory
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The Conservatory

A North Wharf Favourite
Opening hours
Currently open!
Monday: 11:00 am-Late
Tuesday: 11:00 am-Late
Wednesday: 11:00 am-Late
Thursday: 11:00 am-Late
Friday: 11:00 am-Late
Saturday: 10:30 am-Late
Sunday: 10:30 am-Late

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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 even has an outdoor open fire with views towards the sea. 

It’s a place you can go for lunch and dinner or share a sumptuous platter with friends. It’s a place you can enjoy an ice cold pint, amazing cocktails and indulge in some delicious boutique wines by the glass.

Designed to suit every occasion, The Conservatory is literally full of life – it’s New Zealand’s first living bar. 

The Conservatory
$40 Two Course Lunch or Dinner + Glass of Wine
Bread and dips to share
NZ eye fillet with miso carrot puree, winter vegetables, kale & jus
Catch of the day. Pan roasted market fish with pea, edamame, creamed leek, ham hock, crayfish bisque, pea shoots
Tofu satay - Tempura tofu served with charred bok chow glazed in Hoi sin, Asian slaw, wasabi mayo, roasted peanuts.
Drink match
2019 Mahi Sauvignon Blanc, Marlborough

Ts & Cs: Bookings advised. Walk-ins welcome. Maximum bookings of 8 persons unless otherwise with management.

$40 Social Hour

Presented by Federal Merchants & Co. 

Mulled Wine - A beautifully balanced blend of 3 New Zealand wines, Sailor Jerry spiced rum, fruits, herbs and spices
Snack Plate
Molten Fromage - High quality selection of molten European cheeses topped with pomegranate seeds, quince jelly and a side of toasted artisan bread

Ts & Cs: Social Hour takes place Tue-Thu in August from 4pm to 6.30pm. Strictly R18. Host responsibility limits apply. Note some venues are not open every day from Tues -Thursday so check the relevant details on their website or listings by searching our website. Includes 2 cocktails and a plate to share. Minimum 2 people.

Bring a bike for free on most ferries and trains and enjoy a waterfront experience. 

Come into the city centre on public transport for as little as $2 each way. Find out more

Last updated: 01 October 2021

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