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.
  • Ostro
    Ostro Bar and Brasserie

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

  • Frida's Margaritas
    Frida's Margaritas

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

  • Fukuko
    Fukuko

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

  • Mexico Britomart
    Mexico

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

  • Orleans Britomart
    Orleans

    Dinner and a show is the attraction at this Britomart dining establishment where there is live...

  • 1885 Britomart
    1885 Britomart

    Located in a stunning heritage building, 1885 is a chic destination in Britomart containing all the...

  • Racket

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

  • Brew Bar on Quay
    Brew on Quay

    At Brew on Quay you will find great atmosphere, fine food and some of the best ‘brews’ from around...

  • Top Tips for Vector Arena
    Top Tips for Spark Arena gigs

    There's always something happening at Spark Arena with international acts gracing us with ...

  • Xuxu
    XuXu Dumpling Bar

    XuXu (pronounced “Su-su”) is one of the city’s small gems, as a cosy table-service bar its...

  • HI-SO Rooftop Bar
    HI-SO Rooftop Bar

    Found at the top of SO/ Auckland, the HI-SO rooftop bar, has expansive views over the Waitemata...

  • Talulah - Tiki Bar
    Talulah

    Escape to a tropical South Pacific paradise with Britomart's Talulah, a modern take on tiki bars.

  • Night out at Britomart
    A Night Out in Britomart

    When the sun goes down, Britomart lights up to reveal a host of exciting bars and hot spots. Spend...

  • Inside the Northern Steamship Co.
    Northern Steamship

    Located in the 130 year old Northern Steamship Co. building this is the perfect spot to make your...

  • Ebisu
    Lovebite #48 Kanpai!

    This restaurant serves the most exclusive sake in town.