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 Culpeper

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

  • Sabrage

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

  • Coley & Punch
    Coley & Punch

    Whiskey and cocktails by the water.

  • Sardine

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

  • Parasol & Swing bartender
    Bar Profile: The Parasol & Swing Company

    Check out our interview with the cocktail masters themselves.

  • Viaduct Harbour
    The Viaduct

    Open from breakfast till late, the precinct has well located parking facilities for your car or...

  • The Fox

    The Fox is mad for sports. Any day of the week if you’re looking for a pub that’s open and showing...

  • The Parasol & Swing Company
    The Parasol & Swing Company

    The Parasol & Swing Company is a cocktail bar with a stellar drinks menu and food offering...

  • Provedor

    It’s an oasis to anyone who wants to enjoy a drink in a relaxed and friendly environment. Provedor...

  • Bellini Bar
    Bellini Bar

    Bellini is the place to go for a relaxing evening with friends and family or a business meeting...

  • Bungalow 8

    Bungalow 8 offers vibrancy and colour to the ever-popular Viaduct Harbour. Since it’s inception in...

  • Holey Moley Golf Club
    Holey Moley Golf Club

    An adventure filled, grown-up playground with awesome drinks and great food on offer.

  • Dr Rudi's Rooftop Bar
    Lovebite #72 Brewing & Bowling

    When Alex isn't brewing, he's bowling.

  • Harbourside Ocean Bar Grill

    Using only the freshest seafood New Zealand has to offer, Harbourside specialises in infusing their...

  • Lenin Bar

    Located on Auckland's Princes Wharf, Lenin is identified as New Zealand's premium vodka bar. As the...