Johnny Barr's Fresh Food Bistro

An upscale American diner

Johnny Barr’s is an upscale American diner in the Wynyard Quarter featuring a cocktail bar and lounge, a creative casual dining room, and a daytime café.

The bar features its own line of Johnny Beers on tap, and boasts an impressive specialty martini list try the Key Lime Pie.

Bar snacks include beef wellington bites, French onion soup dumplings, an array of sliders and authentic spicy Buffalo wings.

The restaurant showcases Johnny Barr's chef’s fresh, simple, and innovative take on classic Americana, including 5 styles of gourmet mac & cheese like the cheddar and chorizo, the blue cheese, bacon, apple, and walnut, or the brie and chives.

The lunch menu includes fried chicken and waffles, fish tacos, grilled cheese sandwich with tomato soup, New England clam chowder, American hot dog, and plenty more. They serve breakfast all day, try a create your  own omelette, breakfast burrito, ora banana, chocolate chip waffle with salted walnut butter and mascarpone.

The café hosts a wide range of cabinet food made fresh daily, includingJalapeno cornbread, caramel apples, sandwichesand wraps, washed down with a variety of fresh juices, smoothies, and their famous Snickers thickshake. 

Desserts include warm apple pie, ice cream cookie sandwiches, NY style cheesecake, and a world famous banana foster. 

Contact details

142 Halsey Street
Opening hours: 
Sun 8.00am-10.00pm
Mon 6.00am-10.00pm
Tue 6.00am-10.00pm
Wed 6.00am-Late
Thu 6.00am-Late
Fri 8.00am-Late
Sat 8.00am-Late