Bars and Nightlife

Check out our recommendations for where to enjoy a festive drink with friends, family and colleagues this Christmas in the central city.

Bars and Nightlife

  • The Roxy
    The Roxy

    Part of the ever-popular Imperial Building in the CBD, the Roxy takes its name from the century o

  • Experience Christmas in the Heart of the City

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

  • Sabrage

    Sabrage, Sofitel’s elegant champagne and wine bar, open from 3pm until late, serves the finest...

  • The Conservatory

    The Conservatory at North Wharf is a wine bar, cocktail bar and restaurant with a relaxed,...

  • The Culpeper

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

  • Bellota
    Bellota by Peter Gordon

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

  • Twenty One - SKYCITY
    twentyone - SKYCITY

    A sophisticated, luxurious bar where you can sip a gorgeous cocktail and dance the night away to...

  • City Works Depot
    City Works Depot

    City Works Depot is one of Auckland's latest precinct developments and offers top dining opions,...

  • The Britomart Country Club

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

  • Brothers Beer City Works Depot
    Brothers Beer

    With over 200 beers on offer, this is a must-visit for craft beer lovers. 

  •  Best bars for that mid-week Christmas catch up drink
    The Best Spots for a Christmas Drink

    Get some friends together and visit one of our favourite bars for a mid- week catch up.

  • Fukuko
    Fukuko

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

  • Sardine

    For delicious bespoke cocktails, craft beer and stunning waterfront views head to Sardine. 

  • Ostro
    Ostro Bar and Brasserie

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

  • Ebisu

    Ebisu offers something new, a sophisticated twist on the traditional Japanese izakaya style of...