Dining

From traditional Kiwi treats to classic Christmas dishes, the city centre is the place for your festive catch up.

Christmas Catch Up Lunch Spots
If you're planning to escape the office for a mid-week catch up with a friend, try these city centre eateries we think are perfect for those long pre...
Festive Dining at SKYCITY
As the 2018 year comes to a close and the festive season draws closer it’s time to get ready to celebrate!
Christmas Dining at Cooke's Restaurant & Bar
Editor's Pick:Christmas Dining
Get into the Christmas spirit with festive dining at Cooke's Restaurant & Bar.
  • Besos Latinos

    The 1st Authentic Latin American Gourmet Restaurant in NZ at Elliott Stables.

  • The Grill by Sean Connolly

    Enjoy simple, uncomplicated food with pasture-fed meat and sustainable seafood from New Zealand’s...

  • The Store

    The Store is an eatery of two halves. One half caters house-made foods and coffee to go. The second...

  • Experience Christmas in the Heart of the City

    From festive events, to unique gift ideas, delicious dining and celebration inspiration.

  • Scarecrow
    The Best Soups in the Central City

    As the temperature continues to drop, more and more soups are working their way on to the menus o

  • Major Sprout
    Major Sprout

    This delicious Graham Street café was conceived by the impressive team behind Dear Jervois and...

  • Miss Clawdy
    Miss Clawdy

    Inspired by a 1952 New Orleans hit single, ‘Lawdy Miss Clawdy’, the new place on the block feeds...

  • Elliott Stables

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

  • The Culpeper

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

  • Masu by Nic Watt

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

  • City Works Depot
    City Works Depot

    City Works Depot is one of Auckland's latest precinct developments and offers top dining opions,...

  • Samurai Sushi

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

  • Best tapas
    7 of the Best Tapas Spots

    Summer and the festive season feel like they are on their way, and blue skies are the perfect bac

  • Bellota
    Bellota by Peter Gordon

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