Things to do in Auckland

From restaurants and bars, to shopping and international events, we are spoilt for choice with things to do in Auckland’s central city.

Silo Park in Wynyard Quarter
Editor's Pick:Silo Park
Silo Park in Wynyard Quarter has a great playground to take the kids, or just wander the waterfront and enjoy being...
Art Art Gallery
Editor's Pick:Auckland Art Gallery
History, heritage and culture are brought to life at Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, home to a series of permanent collections as well as...
Britomart
Editor's Pick:Britomart
For the hungry, the thirsty or the restless, Britomart is alive with eating and drinking options at any hour of the day.
  • BYO Auckland City Centre
    BYO Restaurants

    When the next occasion calls for a BYO dinner look no further than this list of must try...

  • Housebar at Hotel DeBrett
    Housebar at Hotel DeBrett

    After a meticulous restoration, the Housebar at the Hotel DeBrett has been transformed to its...

  • Fukuko
    Fukuko

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

  • The Botanist
    The Botanist

    City Works Depot's inventive Botanist is giving you the option of eating a meal, having a drink and...

  • The Roxy
    Roxy

    A bar and lounge with a luxe Hollywood vibe, the Roxy is an ideal spot for after work drinks or to...

  • The Best of... Coffee
    The Best of... Coffee

    Everything from your traditional morning coffee to an innovative Espresso Cookie Dough Sandwich, we...

  • French83 Cafe & Garment Showroom
    French83 Cafe & Garment Showroom

    French83 describe their man as the guy whose outfit is one hundred per cent on point, no matter...

  • Jack Tar
    Jack Tar

    Whether you're enjoying the views from their spacious bar or dining alfreso, Jack Tar is a relaxed...

  • Rushworth
    Rushworth

    Rushworth specialises in home baked treats and great coffee, bringing Allpress Espresso to North...

  • CHANEL Fragrance & Beauty Boutique
    CHANEL Fragrance & Beauty Boutique

    With a rich history starting in the French fashion house of Gabrielle 'Coco' Chanel, since it's...

  • The Best Craft Beer Bars
    The Best Craft Beer Bars

    Bask in the afternoon sun and meet up with friends over a quality craft beer. The heart of the city...

  • Melt by New Zealand Natural
    Melt by New Zealand Natural

    Make sure you visit this icecream parlour from homegrown brand New Zealand Natural.

  • &Sushi
    &Sushi City Works Depot

    If you are looking for some distinctive Japanese flavour then you have got to try &Sushi down...

  • Delish Cupcakes
    Delish Cupcakes

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

  • Best tapas
    7 of the Best Tapas Spots

    Who doesn't love an evening of tapas and good company?