Bars and Nightlife

Enjoy a festive drink with friends, family and work mates in the city centre.

The best summer cocktails
The weather is finally looking up and we’re excited for lounging in the sun and catching up with friends. Cocktails, with their fun flavours and...
HI-SO Rooftop Bar
Editor's Pick:HI-SO Rooftop Bar
Found at the top of SO/ Auckland, the HI-SO rooftop bar, has expansive views over the Waitemata Harbour and Rangitoto Island.
Pink Gin Pop Up Party
Editor's Pick:Pink Gin Pop Up Party
This February, head to the La Zeppa rooftop where a wonderland of pink, florals and flowers - and a favourite summer tipple, Pink Gin awaits.
  • The Kimchi Project

    Experience some great tasting 'Asian-infused' culinary delights on Lorne Street. 

  • Twenty One - SKYCITY
    twentyone - SKYCITY

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

  • The Best Hotel Bars in the City Centre
    The Best Hotel Bars in the City Centre

    There’s something satisfying about settling in to a chic and stylish hotel bar to meet for a tipple...

  • Metro's Best Bars 2015
    Metro's Best Bars 2015

    Cocktails, craft beer and wine - oh my! 

  • Ostro
    Ostro Bar and Brasserie

    Situated in the Seafarers Building, with a view out over the harbour and spectacular dishes, Ostro...

  • Racket

    Racket is an atmospheric late-night haunt notable for its rustic candlelit interior, outdoor...

  • Frida's Margaritas
    Frida's Margaritas

    Try delicious margarita flavours like black plum & cinnamon or lychee & chilli salt. 

  • Mexico Britomart
    Mexico

    Moodily lit with dripping candles, whimsically decorated with off-beat Mexicana, Mexico instantly...

  • Sabrage

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

  • City Works Depot
    City Works Depot

    City Works Depot is one of Auckland's leading precincts, offering top dining opions, craft beer...

  • The Conservatory

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

  • The Roxy
    Roxy

    A bar and lounge with a luxe Hollywood vibe, the Roxy is an ideal spot for after work drinks or to...

  • SKYCITY
    SKYCITY

    Open 7 days, SKYCITY Auckland is New Zealand’s premier entertainment destination offering ever-...

  • Cornerbar - Hotel DeBrett
    Cornerbar - Hotel DeBrett

    Cornerbar is a celebration of boutique NZ. Unwind in the eclectic space and let their friendly...

  • Masu by Nic Watt

    With Chef Nic Watt at the helm they serve world class Japanese cuisine in the style of a robata...