Denizen Hospo Heroes 2022.
Sid at the French Cafe.
Soul Bar & Bistro.
Jervois Steak House.

Vote now: Honour the places that host our most special moments by voting for Best Celebration Restaurant

Birthdays, engagements, anniversaries, graduations — landmark occasions such as these call for a certain calibre of restaurant. While perhaps not a place you visit every week, these stellar establishments are where we share our greatest joys, providing the backdrop for moments we remember forever. From innovative fine dining restaurants to impeccable brasseries, we trust these places to bookmark a special chapter in our lives with effortless aplomb. While we’ve dined far and wide to develop this shortlist, a celebration is all about one person, so there’s no better person to cast the final vote than you. If there’s another restaurant close to your heart that you think may have been overlooked, be sure to add them in the comment box.

Everybody who votes goes in the draw to win one of three $1000 vouchers to be spent at one of the American Express Local Dining Collection locations — a list of which can be found here.

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Voting has now closed.  The 2022 Denizen Hospo Heroes presented by American Express will be announced in the Winter issue of Denizen magazine (released on 23rd May, 2022).

The Denizen Hospo Heroes 2022 ‘Best Celebration Restaurant’ Shortlist:

Ahi, Commerical Bay

Cazador, Mt Roskill

Cibo, Parnell

Cocoro, Ponsonby

Gusto at the Grand, CBD

Jervois Steak House, Ponsonby

Kazuya, Eden Terrace

Kingi, Britomart

Lillius, Grafton

Masu, CBD

Mr Morris, Britomart

Onemata, Park Hyatt, Wynyard Quarter

Onslow, CBD

Paris Butter, Herne Bay

Pasture, Parnell

Sid at the French Cafe, Grafton

Sidart, Ponsonby

Soul Bar & Bistro, Viaduct Harbour

The Engine Room, Northcote Point

The Grove, CBD

For more information on the 2022 Denizen Hospo Heroes presented by American Express, click here.

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