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.
  • Brothers Beer City Works Depot
    Brothers Beer

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

  • Spitting Feathers

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

  • The Fiddler Irish Pub
    The Fiddler

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

  • Gourmet Burger and Brew Kitchen
    Gourmet Burger and Brew Kitchen

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

  • Kiwi Music Bar & Pizza Pizza

    Enjoy this pizza cafe situated in the heart of Queen Street.

  • BOX Café & Bar

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

  • Sweat Shop Brew Kitchen

    Perfect for long lunches, after work drinks and late night dancing.

  • Vultures Lane
    Vulture's Lane

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

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

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

  • 16 Tun Wynyard Quarter
    16 Tun

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

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • Alkalino & Casual Connection
    JFK presents Alkalino & Casual Connection

    JFK Presents... Alkalino & Casual Connection

  • Pink Gin Pop Up Party
    Pink Gin Pop Up Party

    This February, head to the La Zeppa rooftop where a wonderland of pink, florals and flowers - and a...

  • Platform

    Platform is the newest hot spot to hit Darby St.