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.
  • Masu by Nic Watt

    With Chef Nic Watt at the helm they serve world class Japanese cuisine in the style of a robata...

  • Racket

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

  • The Roxy
    Roxy

    A bar and lounge with a luxe Hollywood vibe, the Roxy is an ideal spot for after work drinks or to...

  • Housebar at Hotel DeBrett
    Housebar at Hotel DeBrett

    After a meticulous restoration, the Housebar at the Hotel DeBrett has been transformed to its...

  • Ostro
    Ostro Bar and Brasserie

    Situated in the Seafarers Building, with a view out over the harbour and spectacular dishes, Ostro...

  • Mexico Britomart
    Mexico

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

  • 1885 Britomart
    1885 Britomart

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

  • Twenty One - SKYCITY
    twentyone - SKYCITY

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

  • Cornerbar - Hotel DeBrett
    Cornerbar - Hotel DeBrett

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

  • Coley & Punch
    Coley & Punch

    Whiskey and cocktails by the water.

  • Fukuko
    Fukuko

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

  • Jack Tar
    Jack Tar

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

  • Frida's Margaritas
    Frida's Margaritas

    Try delicious margarita flavours like black plum & cinnamon or lychee & chilli salt. 

  • Bellota
    Bellota by Peter Gordon

    If you love Spanish tapas then head down to Bellota - conceived by chef Peter Gordon, this is one...

  • Sabrage

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