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 Culpeper

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

  • Sardine

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

  • The Conservatory

    The Conservatory at North Wharf is a wine bar, cocktail bar and restaurant with a relaxed,...

  • Cornerbar - Hotel DeBrett
    Cornerbar - Hotel DeBrett

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

  • The Roxy
    Roxy

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

  • Ostro
    Ostro Bar and Brasserie

    Situated in the Seafarers Building with a view out over the harbour and Josh Emett at the helm...

  • Jack Tar
    Jack Tar

    Whether you're enjoying the views from their spacious bar or dining alfreso, Jack Tar is a relaxed...

  • Mexico Britomart
    Mexico

    Moodily lit with dripping candles, whimsically decorated with off-beat Mexicana, Mexico instantly...

  • Orleans Britomart
    Orleans

    Dinner and a show is the attraction at this Britomart dining establishment where there is live jazz...

  • Racket

    Racket is an atmospheric late-night haunt notable for its rustic candlelit interior, outdoor...

  • Fukuko
    Fukuko

    Britomart bar, Fukuko, is a small but perfectly formed addition to Auckland's eating and drinking...

  • 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.

  • Twenty One - SKYCITY
    twentyone - SKYCITY

    A sophisticated, luxurious bar where you can sip a gorgeous cocktail and dance the night away to...

  • 1885 Britomart
    1885 Britomart

    Located in a stunning heritage building, 1885 is a chic destination in the burgeoning Britomart...