Whether you are after an upbeat atmosphere, a fine dining restaurant or a quick pre-show meal, Heart of the City has a diverse range of dining experiences

Editor's Pick:Food Truck Garage
The healthy fast food ethos made famous from the television show The Food Truck comes to life at Food Truck Garage in City Works Depot.
Editor's Pick:FISH
Waterfront dining at its best, featuring breathtaking harbour views, large outdoor dining area and fireplace.  
Editor's Pick:Depot
Depot is a fast paced eatery and oyster bar by award winning NZ chef Al Brown. The focus is on seasonal produce and simple food served generously....

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  • Sunday Roast at Ostro

    Treat yourself to a hearty meal with spectacular views at Ostro this Sunday. 

  • Major Sprout

    Brand new to Graham Street this delicious café was conceived by the impressive team behind Dear ...

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  • Beirut

    The team behind Mexico bring fresh, exquisite middle eastern fare to Fort Street. 

  • Andy's Burgers & Bar

    SKYCITY offers a deliciously Americana burger menu. 

  • Ostro Bar and Brasserie

    Situated in the Seafarers Building with a view out over the harbour and Josh Emett at the helm...

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    Head to Britomart and sample four of NZ's best coffee brands. 

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  • Gusto

    Classic Italian food is reborn in this culmination of chef Sean Connolly's time in Italy, with his...

  • The Britomart Country Club

    It’s the largest courtyard bar in NZ, a stylish landscaped and canopied space amply furnished with...

  • Weirdough & Tuck

    We never tire of reporting on eateries that offer tasty, affordable and above all quick lunches. 

  • Pavilions at Britomart

    The Pavilions house a selection of products, retailers, and eateries catering to various tastes.

  • TSG

    Tyler St Garage relaunches as TSG with live music and delicious pizza by the slice.

  • Ebisu

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