Gusto at the Grand

Rustic Italian restaurant

Rustic and true to Italian values, Gusto at the Grand showcases simple food, classic flavours and fresh seasonal ingredients. With a menu designed by renowned Chef Sean Connolly, Gusto is the perfect spot to share delicious Italian dishes amongst friends and family.

The interior design of the restaurant is classic Italian. White arabescato marble, gold onyx, timber floors, stained American ash tables and Thonet chairs bring home the European look and feel. Rich colours and tan leathers support the design concept. The artwork, which is the centrepiece of the restaurant, is by Sydney artist Jason Benjamin's. ‘Love in Venice’ is a featuring a four-metre-long octopus.

The restaurant serves European-influenced buffet breakfasts, á la carte lunch and dinner plus room service for guests of the adjoining SKYCITY Grand Hotel. The restaurant boasts SKYCITY's largest private dining room which comfortably seats 28 along with a chef’s table is situated next to the kitchen which is available for bookings of 6-8 people. 

Contact details

SKYCITY Grand Hotel
SKYCITY Grand, 90 Federal St
+64 9 363 7030
Opening hours: 
Sun 6.30am-2.30pm 5.00pm-Late
Mon 6.30am-2.30pm 5.00pm-Late
Tue 6.30am-2.30pm 5.00pm-Late
Wed 6.30am-2.30pm 5.00pm-Late
Thu 6.30am-2.30pm 5.00pm-Late
Fri 6.30am-2.30pm 5.00pm-Late
Sat 6.30am-2.30pm 5.00pm-Late

Special offer

The Federal Street $49 Lunch Club

From Wednesday to Sunday, 12pm - 2.30pm, enjoy a delicious set lunch menu for $49 per person.


To Share
Garlic, rosemary pizzetta
​House-made ricotta, honey, pine nuts
Pea, mint, ricotta bruschetta

To Share
Pappardelle duck and pea ragu

To Share
Grilled snapper, zucchini flowers, peas, mint
Angus flank, salsa verde
Served with rocket, pear, parmesan salad