Dining

From summer pop ups to the best outdoor lunch spots , the city centre is the place for your summer catch up.

Best Outdoor Lunch Spots
Take a break over the lunchtime period and refocus your thoughts by visiting one of the many comfortable outdoor lunch spots Auckland central has to...
Best Summer Pop Ups
Summer is here, and so is the time for heading out to explore the city and all its events and installations.
Orbit 360º Dining
Editor's Pick:Orbit 360º Dining
Enjoy uninterrupted views of Auckland City from the top of the Sky Tower, Orbit is a revolving restaurant offering New Zealand cuisine in intimate...
  • Delish Cupcakes
    Delish Cupcakes

    This sweet bakery in Chancery Square, offers beautiful cupcakes for every occasion.

  • High Tea Hotel Debrett
    High Tea at Hotel DeBrett

    Every Saturday and Sunday from 3 - 5pm, for just $55 per person. Includes a glass of Cloudy Bay...

  • Mezze Bar
    Mezze Bar

    Offering a relaxed and ambient vibe, Mezze is warm, inviting and casual. Perfect for drinks before...

  • Miann, Fort Street
    Miann Fort Street

    Located on Fort Street, Miann (to desire or crave in Scottish Gaelic) is a haven for dessert-lovers...

  • Velvet Burger Fort Street
    Velvet Burger

    The burgers are big and high on flavour and the atmosphere a tad grunge chic.

  • Fresh Cafe on High Street
    Fresh

    Sitting right on High Street is a café perfect for coffee, breakfast and a delicious lunch. 

  • Tank Juice High Street
    Tank Juice

    At Tank you’ll get a mind blowing health experience. They have got a menu packed with drinks for...

  • Ima Cuisine
    Ima Cuisine

    For a taste of Eastern-Mediterranean delights in the city centre.

  • Vivace
    Spotlight on Vivace

    After spending more than 20 years on High Street, this award winning restaurant has recently...

  • Lucky Buddha
    Lucky Buddha

    This Fort Street restaurant and bar offers a pan-Asian experience.

  • Mad Samurai - Snickel Lane
    Mad Samurai

    Tucked away in Snickel Lane, Mad Samurai is a casual eatery serving up much-loved Japanese classics...

  • SumthinDumplin
    Sumthin Dumplin

    Feeling peckish? Then head to this cult favourite dumpling bar on O'Connell Street.

  • Ika Bowl
    Ika Bowl

    Ika Bowl, a small but perfectly formed eatery in Snickel Lane, serves wholesome poke bowls with a...

  • Cargo Coffee Interiors
    Cargo Coffee

    Cargo Coffee is a little coffee shop in a 10ft shipping container located in an old loading dock...

  • The White Lady
    The White Lady

    The White Lady has been an iconic, family-owned eatery in Auckland since 1948. Her menu ranges from...