The best restaurants in Auckland (New Zealand)

Depot Eatery
  • Depot Eatery

    86 Federal St Auckland 1010 New Zealand
    ‘Depot’ is a frantic and fast paced eatery, serving unpretentious food on plates to share. There’s a raw bar, where oysters and fresh shellfish will be shucked to order. The main kitchen (open) will feature a large charcoal grill and a hard wood oven. The food is fresh and all about sharing.
    Price range: Moderate
Moustache Milk & Cookie Bar
  • Moustache Milk & Cookie Bar

    309 Karangahape Road, 1010 Auckland New Zealand
    Price range: Inexpensive
The Cat Lounge
  • The Cat Lounge

    173a Archers Road 0629 Auckland New Zealand
    Not just the first Cat Cafe in Auckland, but the first of its kind in the whole country!! Come enjoy award winning coffee and fresh baked treats in the company of 20 friendly rescued cats & kittens! The public got behind our project in a massive way and we raised over $35,000 to help with the costs of launching NZ's First Cat Cafe. As a direct result of this campaign we have partnered with FRISKIES & A local cat rescue "Gutter ...
    Price range: Inexpensive
Little bird organics & The Unbakery
  • Little bird organics & The Unbakery

    1A Summer Street 1021 Auckland New Zealand
    Here at Little Bird Organics & The Unbakery we believe that food should be three things: mostly raw, definitely organic and full of goodness. Our Little Bird Organics retail products range is entirely raw, gluten free, dairy free, refined sugar free, vegan and paleo friendly. Each product is lovingly handcrafted and 100% organic to provide you with an abundance of plant based superfood goodness. Our award winning Unbakeries across Auckland craft exquisite food from natures finest raw, organic and ...
    Price range: Moderate
El Sizzling Chorizo
The Sugar Club
  • The Sugar Club

    Level 53, Sky Tower, Corner of Federal and Victoria Streets 1010 Auckland New Zealand
    I have a long and enjoyable culinary heritage with The Sugar Club restaurants – there have been four of them. The first opened on Wellington's Vivian Street back in 1986. In those days, it was a revelation on the local dining scene as I 'mixed and matched' Asian and European flavours and ingredients – a fusion of cuisines that hadn't been done before. The next two opened in London. The first on Notting Hill's All Saints Road in ...
    Price range: Expensive
  • Depot

    86 Federal Street 1010 Auckland New Zealand
    Depot is a fast paced and fresh eatery and oyster bar by award winning New Zealand chef, writer and TV presenter Al Brown. Open from 7am for coffee and a bacon & egg doona right through to lunch and dinner, our emphasis is on delicious small plates, with many of the dishes cooked over charcoal or hardwood. With a focus on fresh and seasonal New Zealand produce, think delicious turbot sliders, slow cooked crisp pork hocks, roasted whole fish and ...
Sal's NY Pizza
  • Sal's NY Pizza

    49 Fort Street 1010 Auckland New Zealand
    We are proud to say that all of our base ingredients are AUTHENTIC and painstakingly imported to New Zealand - the Wisconsin mozzarella, California tomatoes, New York state milled flour, pepperoni, and meatballs. Our sweet tomato sauce is made fresh daily using Sal's famous ORIGINAL RECIPE (and to his exacting specifications). The same tomato sauce formula was used in Sal's of Little Neck from 1975 through June 2010 (when Sal retired from the pizza game and finally closed his doors). We are ...
    Price range: Moderate
Burger Burger
  • Burger Burger

    The Lane, Ponsonby Central, 4 Brown Street, PONSONBY 1011 Auckland New Zealand
    We make simple, honest burgers, serve old-fashioned shakes and really cold beers & use fresh produce from local suppliers wherever we can!
Miss Clawdy
  • Miss Clawdy

    12 Jellicoe Street, North Wharf 1010 Auckland New Zealand
    Inspired by Lloyd Price’s 1952 New Orleans hit single, ‘Lawdy Miss Clawdy’, the new place on the block entices food and drink enthusiasts with edible goodness wrapped in a little southern magic. This delicious prodigy owes credit to the Wiley Boys – an empire of brothers Tom and Jeff, and father Dennis Wiley, who established other infamous Auckland eateries including Hammerheads, Sausalito, Mink and Squid Row. Their mission: to magnify the importance of getting out, sharing good food and fiercely celebrating ...
    Price range: Moderate
Euro Bar & Restaurant
  • Euro Bar & Restaurant

    Shed 22, Princes Wharf 1010 Auckland New Zealand
    Every great city has a restaurant which is synonymous with it. For Auckland, that restaurant is Euro. The very essence of a modern classic, Euro’s waterside location alludes to the exclusive use of the freshest and finest local seafood, produce and ingredients. Its legendary kitchen philosophy of technique and tradition riffing with new flavours and executional expressions create a menu that is deceptively simple; startlingly involving; and at every mouthful, delicious. As with the world’s other great dining experiences, Euro’s ...
    Price range: Expensive
Mekong Baby
Cereal Killa
  • Cereal Killa

    360H Dominion Road 1024 Auckland New Zealand
    Price range: Expensive
  • Milse

    27 Tyler Street 1010 Auckland New Zealand
    Nestled in the leafy Britomart pavilions, Milse provides a decadent escape from city life. Our secluded dessert bar is set within an intimate space lined with striking, curved geometric lattice walls. Soak up the tranquil atmosphere and enjoy a selection of seasonal and sweet edible-works-of-art, or take one of the indulgent cabinet options away to surprise someone.
    Price range: Moderate
Oyster & Chop
  • BurgerFuel

    291 Queen St, Auckland City Auckland 1010 New Zealand
    The ultimate experience in gourmet burgers - 100% pure NZ grass fed beef, butterfly cut chicken breasts and fresh ingredients, with vegetarian, vegan and gluten-free options available.
    Price range: Inexpensive
The Crab Shack - Auckland
  • The Crab Shack - Auckland

    21 Princes Wharf 1010 Auckland New Zealand
    The Crab Shack provides fun, smiles and frivolity in a casual yet entertaining waterfront environment. Affordable is an understatement, check out our daily deals today!
    Price range: Moderate
Eight Restaurant
  • Eight Restaurant

    Cordis, Auckland, 83 Symonds Street 1010 Auckland New Zealand
    Eight offers a unique interactive dining experience featuring the delicious flavours of eight international cuisines.
    Price range: Moderate
MASU by Nic Watt
  • MASU by Nic Watt

    90 Federal Street 1010 Auckland New Zealand
    Celebrated chef Nic Watt brings his passion for flavour and dedication to detail to Auckland with MASU, his new Japanese robata bar and restaurant in the Federal Street Dining Precinct. The restaurant draws on Nic's exceptional pedigree, experience he has gained from running highly successful robata restaurants in London, Macau, Hong Kong and America. Robata is contemporary Japanese cuisine cooked over a charcoal grill where theatre and drama are as much of the process as the eating. MASU's philosophy ...
    Price range: Expensive
Elliott Stables Epicurean Village
The Food Truck
  • The Food Truck

    Shed 1, 90 Wellesley Street 1010 Auckland New Zealand
    The Food Truck started as a TV show that shined a spotlight on New Zealand's unhealthy obsession with fast food. The mission was simple - to show that fast food can be good food. Five years later not much has changed. We make simple, fresh food that tastes good and does you good. That means real food, rich in nutrients, vitamins and minerals, cooked to order and served with a smile.
    Price range: Moderate
Mexican Cafe
  • Mexican Cafe

    Upstairs, 67 Victoria St West, Auckland Central 1010 Auckland New Zealand
    Iconic restaurant serving great Mexican Food and tequila cocktails since 1983.
    Price range: Moderate
Orbit 360 Dining
  • Orbit 360 Dining

    Sky Tower 1010 Auckland New Zealand
    Soaring high above Auckland you’ll discover Orbit, a truly iconic New Zealand brasserie offering diners sensational views – and food to match. Situated at the top of Auckland’s Sky Tower, the dining room rotates once every hour, providing a truly unique experience with amazing 360-degree panoramas of the city, the Hauraki Gulf and beyond. Orbit offers a modern dining experience in a relaxed, open atmosphere with a delicious kiwi-inspired à la carte menu that features the best local and seasonal produce. As ...
    Price range: Expensive
Mikano Restaurant
  • Mikano Restaurant

    Solent Street, Mechanics Bay 1010 Auckland New Zealand
    Map: Stunning Auckland Harbour views, exceptional service and award-winning menus. Nestled next to the Ports of Auckland in Mechanics Bay, Mikano is the ultimate venue for a great night out with friends or family, business entertainment, weekday and Sunday lunches.
    Price range: Expensive
Fortuna Buffet Restaurant
Prego Restaurant
  • Prego Restaurant

    226 Ponsonby Road 1011 Auckland New Zealand
    Prego provides delicious Italian cuisine, served by friendly professionals. Our kitchen is always open, from midday till late. We love food, wine and people and welcome everybody into our dining room.
    Price range: Expensive
Monsoon Poon
Cafe Hanoi, Britomart
  • Cafe Hanoi, Britomart

    Cnr Galway & Commerce Streets 1010 Auckland New Zealand
    Cafe Hanoi is a modern vietnamese eatery in the bustling Britomart precinct. Our dishes are inspired by the street food of Hanoi.
    Price range: Moderate
Grill and Shakes
  • Grill and Shakes

    473 New North Road 1021 Auckland New Zealand
    Specialties Charcoal chicken, topped flatbread, flatbread sandwiches, flame grilled skewers, funky burgers, gourmet milkshake, organic sodas, desserts, Halal History Established in 2014. We are a new dining experience in Kingsland
    Price range: Inexpensive
Jervois Steak House - Auckland
The Grove Restaurant
  • The Grove Restaurant

    St. Patrick's Square, Wyndham Street 1010 Auckland New Zealand
    For 11 years, The Grove has been a cornerstone of the Auckland dining scene, continually launching the careers of numerous brilliant chefs such as Michael Meredith, Sid Sahrawat and now home to the Cuisine Good Food Awards 2014 Chef of the Year, Benjamin Bayly. Chef Bayly has taken us into new territory, earning a coveted three hat rating. He expertly melds French technique with the freshest New Zealand ingredients. Paired with the diligently crafted wine list of ...
    Price range: Expensive
Wildfire Princes Wharf
  • Wildfire Princes Wharf

    22 Princes Wharf, Auckland 1010 Auckland New Zealand
    The Wildfire concept is based on Brazilian-style restaurants tweaked with an added kiwi touch, and it is the first restaurant in New Zealand to introduce the traditional Churrasco (BBQ in Portuguese) to our roast-loving nation. Aficionados of long established codes of dining rituals will come to appreciate the quality of food and the attention to every detail that this remarkable restaurant provides. Churrasco is a proud Brazilian tradition that spans back for more than three centuries. The concept of sharing meats ...
    Price range: Expensive
Gusto at the Grand
  • Gusto at the Grand

    90 Federal Street 1010 Auckland New Zealand
    Gusto at the Grand (pronounced guh-stoh) is a rustic Italian restaurant showcasing simple food, classic flavours and fresh seasonal ingredients. With a menu designed by renowned chef Sean Connolly, Gusto is the perfect spot to share delicious Italian dishes amongst friends and family.
    Price range: Moderate
Woodpecker Hill
  • Woodpecker Hill

    196 Parnell Rd, Parnell 1052 Auckland New Zealand
    Oriental Smokehouse & Whiskey Works in Auckland, Parnell, where modern Asian meets Kentucky wood-smoked BBQ. East meets West at its mouth-watering best.
    Price range: Moderate
  • Baduzzi

    10-26 Jellicoe Street, North Wharf 1010 Auckland New Zealand
    Pls Email us for groups of 10 or more on
    Price range: Moderate
Fokker Bros
  • Fokker Bros

    Unit D, 99 Customs Street West 1010 Auckland New Zealand
    We promise you the best food that is fresh every day. "You don't need a silver fork to eat good food" - Lora Brody
    Price range: Moderate

    29-31 WELLELEY ST WEST 1010 Auckland New Zealand
    Auckland's Authentic Mexican restaurant. Offering a unique antique, handpainted decor, serving original Mexican dishes and drinks using only fresh and natural ingredients. Over 75 different brands of tequila, authentic margaritas. Fast and friendly service. Enjoy a romantic atmosphere in Little Mexico - relax and dine on a romantic dinner for two. Our dishes of Mexican and Latin foods will have you coming back for more. We also have a vegetarian burger and salads to cater for vegetarians. - Private functions, - Group Books ...
    Price range: Moderate
Cleaver & Co - New Lynn
  • Cleaver & Co - New Lynn

    3058 Great North Road 0600 Auckland New Zealand
    Cleaver & Co promises something special to diners: authentic BBQ slow-cooked over indirect heat from a wood fire, with the meat naturally smoke-infused and offered with a variety of specialty rubs. The décor will subtlety reference meat markets of old, and use materials that symbolize. Features include the smoker, the pit master, chopping blocks, marble, and peeling paint with exposed brick. “By definition, BBQ is social and approachable dining without pretence. It’s about gathering, celebrating and feasting. With Cleaver & Co ...
    Price range: Moderate
Gloria Jean's Coffees New Zealand
  • Gloria Jean's Coffees New Zealand

    36 Lorne St. 1010 Auckland New Zealand
    Our Local Company Gloria Jean’s Coffees opened its first store in New Zealand in December 2003. Today we have store locations throughout the country, including Auckland, Hamilton, Wellington, New Plymouth, Christchurch and Dunedin. Many opportunities still exist throughout the country. Auckland Based Stores: * 75 Karangahape Road * 360 Queen Street * 100 Albert Street * 28-36 Wellesley St East * 17-19 Customs Street / Westfield Downtown * 205 Queen St / National Bank Building * Sylvia Park Shopping Centre / Mt Wellington * Westfield Albany / Northshore * Waitakere Library, ...
    Price range: Inexpensive
Le Vietnamese Kitchen
  • Le Vietnamese Kitchen

    107 Ponsonby Road 1010 Auckland New Zealand
    Discover a delectable dining experience at new Le Vietnamese Kitchen. Step into the modern, cosy restaurant and you’ll be transported to the hustle and bustle of busy Vietnamese life. You’ll fall in love with the fresh and aromatic flavours of Vietnamese cuisine finished with a little French flair. Chef David Cao, has created a unique menu of authentic dishes combining the culinary techniques of Vietnam and France. Fresh vegetables are delivered daily along with other locally sourced ingredients. Quality New Zealand ...
    Price range: Moderate
Odettes Eatery
  • Odettes Eatery

    90 Wellesley Street West 1011 Auckland New Zealand
    Odettes Eatery, nestled in Cityworks Depot. Owners are Clare & Joost van den Berg, formerly Zus & Zo Cafe in Herne Bay & Zomer Cafe in Takapuna
The Block Cafe
Kiss Kiss
  • Ortolana

    Britomart (Commerce St) Auckland 1010 New Zealand
    Ortolana is a contemporary bistro set within an elegant, sun-filled conservatory in the Pavilions at Britomart.
    Price range: Moderate
Orphans kitchen