Dining

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

Editor's Pick:Gusto
Classic Italian food is reborn in this culmination of chef Sean Connolly's time in Italy, with his love of authentic and beautifully yet plainly...
Editor's Pick:Masu
World class contemporary Japanese food has arrived in Auckland, with Masu, a Japanese robata restaurant and bar that's opened in the Federal Dining...
Editor's Pick:Ostro and City Terrace
The Seafarers Building is currently undergoing a major transformation, and we at Heart of the City were lucky enough to enjoy a special sneak peek of...

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    The Metro Restaurant Personality of the Year Award for 2014 has announced its nominees.

  • Snapdragon

    Nestled perfectly in the heart of Auckland's Viaduct, come and sample our delicious $30 three-

  • Ostro and City Terrace

    The Seafarers Building is currently undergoing a major transformation, and we at Heart of the

  • Milse

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

  • Ortolana

    The beautiful Ortolana is established on the new garden-to-table bistro concept run by the

  • IS2 Snow Ice

    It’s a bit hard to describe what exactly IS snow ice. It’s not ice cream, not sorbet, not

  • Food Truck Garage

    Chef Mike Van de Elzen is bringing the much loved TVNZ Food Truck series to life. 

  • The Sugar Club

    Due to exciting new developments at SKYCITY Auckland Peter Gordon is going to open new fabulous

  • Snapdragon

    Nestled perfectly in the heart of Auckland's Viaduct, come and sample our delicious $30 three-

  • Box of Bird

    From the team who brought you Bird on a Wire, feeding hungry Ponsonby residents for a wee while

  • Autumn Eats Round Up

    What a wonderful summer we’ve had; those blue sky days, long warm evenings and what seemed like

  • The White Lady

    The White Lady has been an iconic, family-owned eatery in Auckland since 1948.

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  • Whites & Co

    Tucked away in the heart of Atrium on Takutai, White’s & Co. is a soft-serve yoghurt store

  • MacGregor Brothers Kitchen

    The older sister to Reslau in Elliott Stables, MacGregor Brothers Kitchen draws daily crowds of

  • Easy Tiger

    Conveniently located on Dockside Lane, a less than 5 minute walk for Vector Arena, Easy Tiger

  • The Botanist

    City Works Depot's newly opened Botanist is giving you the option of eating a meal, having a

  • Raw Power Cafe

    Raw Power Café specializes in Vegetarian Cuisine and are open for Breakfast & Lunch.Their 

  • Urban Turban

    Urban Turban is a semi casual dining experience by Auckland's beautiful and newest waterfront

  • Zest

    Zest restaurant and bar is a stylish venue perched just above Queen Street as part of the

  • Cafe Hanoi - Britomart

    A modern Vietnamese restaurant inspired by the flavours and faded elegance of Hanoi’s Old

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