Dining

Whether you are after an upbeat atmosphere, a fine dining restaurant or a quick pre-show meal, Heart of the City has a diverse range of dining experiences

The Lula Inn - Southern Fried Snapper Roll
Editor's Pick:The Lula Inn
The Lula Inn is an urban escape to explore lively drinking, dining and entertainment experiences, all set within a garden oasis.
Huami on Federal Street
Editor's Pick:Huami
Huami, a contemporary, yet authentic Chinese restaurant, is the latest addition to SKYCITY's award-winning Federal Street dining precinct.  
Editor's Pick:Inti
A contemporary spin on Hispanic ingredients, flavours and techniques by Executive Chef Javier Carmona.
  • Baduzzi
    Baduzzi

    The Sicilian word for 'meatballs,' Baduzzi is the latest collaboration between Michael Dearth,...

  • Torchon French Creperie - Elliott Stables

    For a selection of sweet crêpes or savoury gluten-free galettes, perfect for Sunday brunch or...

  • Ostro
    Ostro Bar and Brasserie

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

  • Vegan and Vege Eats
    Top Vegetarian and Vegan Eats

    Our list of the best vegetarian and vegan food in Auckland central city. 

  • Bellota
    Bellota by Peter Gordon

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

  • Melt

    Make sure you visit this pop-up icecream parlour this summer before it melts away. 

  • Elliott Stables

    Social gatherings are great fun at Elliott Stables'. The Elliott Stables Epicurean Village...

  • Odettes Eatery
    Odettes Eatery

    Odettes brings a slice of Eastern Mediterranean chic to City Works Depot with well-seasoned...

  • The Culpeper

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

  • Samurai Sushi

    Samurai Sushi has been serving its customers Japanese dishes with dedication since 2003. They craft...

  • Delish Cupcakes

    A sweet new bakery has opened up at Chancery Square offering beautiful cupcakes for every occasion...

  • Orleans Britomart
    Orleans

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

  • Criminal Grinds
    Criminal Grinds

    Criminal Grinds is a new nook on Wakefield Street. 

  • The Conservatory

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

  • La Boulange
    La Boulange

    Takeaway coffee and pastries, all your favorite French flavours are available in one quaint hole in...