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.
  • Brothers Beer City Works Depot
    Brothers Beer

    With over 200 beers on offer, this is a must-visit for craft beer lovers. 

  • Sammy's Place SKYCITY
    Sammy's Lounge - SKYCITY

    If you need a great place to meet your mates, try Sammy's Lounge in SKYCITY.

  • BOX Café & Bar

    BOX cafe and bar at the Aotea Centre is the ideal place to grab a coffee, drink or tapas before a...

  • Tanuki's Cave
    Tanuki's Cave

    Tanuki’s Cave is the perfect place for a pre or post show meal. Take a seat at the bar and soak and...

  • Sweat Shop Brew Kitchen

    Perfect for summer sessions of long lunches, after work drinks and late night dancing, Sweat Shop...

  • 16 Tun Wynyard Quarter
    16 Tun

    Returning the call of beer lovers near and far, Wynyard Quarter now boasts Auckland’s latest...

  • Vultures Lane
    Vulture's Lane

    Quietly nestled amongst the hustle and bustle of shoppers on Vulcan Lane, Vultures' Lane is the...

  • Gourmet Burger and Brew Kitchen
    Gourmet Burger and Brew Kitchen

    Head to this Quay Street Eatery for premium burgers and brews. 

  • My Bar
    My Bar

    Situated in the lane Durham Street East, running between High Street and Queen Street, My Bar...

  • Talulah Tiki Time
    Talulah Tiki Time

    Tiki Time at Talulah offers daily tropical, cheap and easy cocktails guaranteed to start your night...

  • 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 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 Fiddler Irish Pub
    The Fiddler

    With warm welcoming staff, an upstairs balcony and a vast selection of beers on tap The Fiddler is...

  • Spitting Feathers

    Spitting Feathers offers a truly unique selection of imported beers, including Carling and John...

  • Kiwi Music Bar

    The cheekily branded Kiwi Music Bar, situated at 322 Queen Street, Auckland is now offering its...