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.
  • Sardine

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

  • Coley & Punch
    Coley & Punch

    Whiskey and cocktails by the water with intimate vibes oozing sophistication 

  • Sabrage

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

  • The Culpeper

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

  • Bellini Bar
    Bellini Bar

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

  • The Parasol & Swing Company
    The Parasol & Swing Company

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

  • The Lula Inn - Southern Fried Snapper Roll
    The Lula Inn

    The Lula Inn is an urban escape to explore lively drinking, dining and entertainment experiences,...

  • Botswana Butchery

    Botswana Butchery, located in the historic Ferry Building on Quay Street, combines premium produce...

  • O'Hagan's Irish Bar and Pub
    O'Hagans Irish Pub

    O’Hagans Irish Pub is a traditional Irish pub found in the Viaduct. Relax outside in their seating...

  • Lenin Bar

    Located on Auckland's Princes Wharf, luxury and glamour take centre stage as Lenin plays host to...

  • Dr Rudi's
    Dr Rudi's Rooftop Brewing Co.

    Relax and unwind with great beer and plenty of sunshine at Dr. Rudi's Rooftop Brewing Co. 

  • Lovebite #30 Happy Hour

    The perfect waterfront restaurant for all oyster lovers.

  • Viaduct Harbour
    The Viaduct

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

  • Danny Doolans
    Danny Doolans

    Located at the heart of the Viaduct Basin, Danny Doolans is the quintessential Irish Bar, with live...

  • The Shucker Brothers
    The Shucker Brothers

    A waterfront eatery serving the best the sea has to offer.