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.
  • Ebisu

    Ebisu offers something new, a sophisticated twist on the traditional Japanese izakaya style of...

  • Masu by Nic Watt

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

  • The Kimchi Project

    Experience some great tasting 'Asian-infused' culinary delights on Lorne Street. 

  • Fukuko

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

  • Namh Auckland

    Nahm is a casual restaurant serving up delicious Thai food with a creative twist.

  • Spice Alley - SKYCITY
    Spice Alley

    Spice Alley serves affordable, flavoursome hawker-style cuisine with a selection of signature...

  • Grand Harbour
    Grand Harbour

    Specialising in authentic Chinese duck and seafood dishes, Grand Harbour is one of Auckland’s...

  • Genta
    Genta Japanese Izakaya

    Genta Japanese Izakaya offers the culinary treasures and fine delicacies of Japan, cooked in both...

  • Daikoku Victoria St

    Offering a teppan-yaki style cooking method, which involves a chef cooking your meal on a sizzling...

  • Taste of China
    Taste of China

    This Lorne Street restaurant serves up traditional Chinese cuisine along with juices and herbal...

  • The Ekiben Lunch Special at MASU by Nic Watt
    Ekiben Lunch

    Head to MASU for delicious set menu available at a steal. 

  • Sanchun Bamboo House
    Sanchun Bamboo House

    Sanchun Bamboo House is known for the best Korean rice wraps in town, as well as serving...

  • Ramen Daikoku

    A hidden favourite of many locals, Ramen Daikoku is unpretentious and fuss-free, focusing on...

  • The Don Japanese
    The Don

    The Don is a local's favourite for Japanese food in the central city. Hidden away off High Street...

  • Food Alley Albert St
    Food Alley

    The Albert St Food Alley offers tastes from all over the East.