Bars and Nightlife

Enjoy a festive drink with friends, family and work mates this Christmas 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 and is set to transform...
 Best bars for that mid-week Christmas catch up drink
Treat yourself mid week this festive season, to a catch up drink at some of Auckland’s most loved bars.
  • The Roxy
    Roxy

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

  • Cornerbar - Hotel DeBrett
    Cornerbar - Hotel DeBrett

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

  • Housebar cocktails
    Housebar at Hotel DeBrett

    After a meticulous restoration, the Housebar at the Hotel DeBrett has been transformed to its...

  • The Jefferson
    The Jefferson

    With over 500 varieties of whiskey plus a fantastic menu - this will be your new favourite spot in...

  • Pilkington's
    Pilkingtons

    Escape into a beautiful garden oasis at Pilkingtons on Shortland St. 

  • The Lobby
    Lobby Bar and Eatery

    Located beneath the popular cocktail bar - The Gin Room - is an eatery serving up exquisite dining...

  • The Lounge

    Located In High Street, the Lounge drops the finest in Hip-Hop & RnB flavours every weekend. A...

  • Hotel DeBrett
    Lovebite #7 Dinner by Starlight

    Dine out under the stars during winter.

  • Lovebite #24 Warm Up

    Snuggle up by the open fire at this  High Street restaurant.

  • Lovebite #6 Lift Off

    This whisky has been into space.

  • Impala

    Located in the basement of the Southern Insurance Building on Shortland Street, the space is a mu

  • Lovebite #21 Another Round?

    Auckland's first tap beer was poured here.

  • The Gin Room on Vulcan Lane
    The Gin Room

    The Gin Room is an ode to well crafted, house made cocktails made from the finest produce and...

  • The Occidental Belgian Beer Cafe
    The Occidental Belgian Beer Cafe

    The Occidental Belgian Beer Cafe offers traditional Belgian fare at its very best, conveniently...

  • The Gin Room
    Lovebite #65 The Gin Lab

    Crazy gin concoctions? Yes please.