Auckland restaurants, oh how we have missed you. Now we can get back out there and enjoy the fruits of our collective labour, here are the most beautiful and bountiful restaurants to show off what this city has to offer.
Combining the cuisines of Japan, Korea and China, this vibrant Viaduct Harbour eatery is full of flavour and fun. An exceptional wine list only adds to the joyful experience.
Situated under soaring ceilings within The Convent Hotel, make a pilgrimage to Ada for some of Auckland’s finest handmade pasta and Italian-inspired sharing plates.
Transport your taste buds and those of your dining companions to the delicious flavours and warm, relaxed energy of Andalusia with Alma’s modern, moreish tapas.
Show off Auckland in its best light with an unsurpassable interior and menu at this Britomart Italian favourite. Amano is always brilliant and always buzzing.
For innovative fare unlike anything you’ll find elsewhere, pull up a seat at Wyndham Street eatery Culprit — where nostalgia and inventiveness are deliciously combined.
The QT Auckland’s Mediterranean mainstay will be sure to whisk you to warmer climes with its menu inspired by travels chasing the food of the sun.
While certainly not a hidden gem, neighbourhood wine bar and osteria Lilian will have any out-of-towner feeling like they’ve stumbled upon Auckland’s best-kept secret.
Take in the marine view of Viaduct Basin at Park Hyatt Auckland’s flagship restaurant as you tuck into dishes that celebrate the best of New Zealand.
Centring on a contemporary Mediterranean menu, Síso’s intimate yet roomy interior and tempting sharing dishes are more than enough to entice you to the heart of Remuera.
The Blue Breeze Inn
Let the good vibes and fun fusion flavours of The Blue Breeze Inn enchant any visitor, followed by a stroll taking in the bustle of Ponsonby Road.