One of our favourite waterfront spots has opened for after-work drinks and weekend wines

Considering that there’s nothing like marking the end of a long day (or week) with fine wine, delicious cheese and satiating nibbles (even better when they’re enjoyed with friends), we were so excited when we heard that Park Hyatt’s The Pantry has decided to evolve its delectable offering to include an evening service. The waterfront spot recently unveiled its new ‘Evening Eats’ menu to coincide with the extension of its opening hours, now open until 9pm on Wednesday through Sunday. In doing so, this expansive corner spot has staked its claim as the perfect place for discerning business people and locals alike to unwind over wine and charcuterie and is giving us all the excuse we need to head towards the water when the work day is done.

The Pantry

On the new menu, cheeses and charcuterie are the heroes, with the former comprising a series of fresh, daily varietals served with crackers and quince, and the latter made up of prosciutto, classic salami or hot soppressata, served with grain mustard and pickles.


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That said if it’s something more satiating you seek, there is also a selection of flavoursome bites that have been designed to pair perfectly with The Pantry’s wine list. From Gruyere Grilled Cheese with horseradish and caramelised onions, and Prawn Toast with brioche, miso mayo, sweet soy and bonito flakes, to ‘PFC’ or Pantry Fried Chicken and Crispy Potatoes with onion dip and manchego cheese, to a particularly tasty-looking Kung Pao Brussels Sprouts, the ‘Evening Eats’ menu is full of easy, indulgent dishes that are sure to satisfy any craving.

So next time you’re thinking about an after-work drink, or indeed are planning a weekend catch-up with friends, Park Hyatt’s The Pantry is the place to go. And while walk-ins are welcome, we recommend booking this popular spot by emailing here or calling (09) 366 1234, if you’re to secure the best table.

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