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.
  • Racket

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

  • 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...

  • Ostro
    Ostro Bar and Brasserie

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

  • Jack Tar
    Jack Tar

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

  • Cornerbar - Hotel DeBrett
    Cornerbar - Hotel DeBrett

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

  • Twenty One - SKYCITY
    twentyone - SKYCITY

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

  • Housebar at Hotel DeBrett
    Housebar at Hotel DeBrett

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

  • The Culpeper

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

  • Mexico Britomart
    Mexico

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

  • Bellota
    Bellota by Peter Gordon

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

  • Masu by Nic Watt

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

  • 1885 Britomart
    1885 Britomart

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

  • Sardine

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

  • Fukuko
    Fukuko

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