Auckland Central Restaurants

Auckland Restaurants excel in offering local seafood dishes and Pacific Rim variations. For waterside views, many of the restaurants are located in the Viaduct Harbour, Princes Wharf and Wynyard Quarter preccincts. 

Auckland is packed full of every kind of restaurant. All budgets are catered for, from swanky, waterside dining, to laid back pub grub. Away from the watefront areas, The Britomart is the place to head to for designer fashion labels and some of the most stylish bars and restaurants in the city. The wilder side of town in Karangahape Road offers lots of cafes and cusine from around the world, sitting alongside the various late night clubs. Hop across on the ferry to Devonport and enjoy a relaxing meal in a seaside village setting with also has some of the best views of Auckland's skyline. Two of the most popular dining districts with Aucklanders are found in the suburbs of Parnell and Ponsonby, with their eclectic range of bars, cafes and some very upmarket restaurants. Use of 'Auckland Restaurants Guide' for more ideas on eating out.

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The Sugar Club

The Sugar Club Auckland-Central, Auckland

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Chic and innovative dining with fabulous panoramic views over the city and the Hauraki Gulf. The Sugar Club comprises a stylish cocktail bar and gorgeous art deco inspired restaurant.

Brew on Quay

Brew on Quay Auckland-Central, Auckland

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Try some of the best of New Zealand craft beers, or choose an international favourite, from the extensive beer list at Brew on Quay.

Danny Doolan's

Danny Doolan's Auckland-Central, Auckland

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Popular Irish bar and eatery with live music 7 days a week. Right in the heart of Viaduct Harbour, with an impressive steak menu, great drinks and friendly table service. Open until the early hours.

Grand Harbour Chinese Restaurant

Grand Harbour Chinese Restaurant Auckland-Central, Auckland

Large restaurant minutes from Viaduct Harbour in an excellent, central location. Authentic Hong Kong cuisine and winner of several Best Chinese Restaurant awards. Excellent Yum Cha.

Shakespeare Tavern

Shakespeare Tavern Auckland-Central, Auckland

Shakespeare Tavern was New Zealand's first Brewpub and is also a 10 room hotel. Located downtown, the 100 year old pub is situated on the corner of Wyndam and Albert Street.

Wooden Board Kitchen

Wooden Board Kitchen Auckland-Central, Auckland

This hearty, gastro pub-style eatery located in the suburb of Newtown just to the south of Auckland central, serves up simple, honest and healthy New Zealand fare.

Vinnies Restaurant

Vinnies Restaurant Auckland-Central, Auckland

It's perhaps not surprising that Vinnies has become one of Auckland's premier fine-dining establishments.

Andiamo Restaurant & Bar

Andiamo Restaurant & Bar Auckland-Central, Auckland

Seductive bar-restaurant in Herne's Bay offering interior romance or al fresco chatter. New York-style long bar with good wine selection and locally-sourced seafood and meats.

Depot Eatery and Oyster Bar

Depot Eatery and Oyster Bar Auckland-Central, Auckland

Stop by at Depot, located on Auckland’s Federal Street, for a bite of fresh, seasonal food served in a fun and friendly atmosphere.


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