Recommended Auckland's Best Craft Beer Bars and Pubs

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Auckland's Best Craft Beer Bars and Pubs

The celebration of craft beer brewing is showing a meteoric rise amongst New Zealand's bar scene. Here's some of the best places in Auckland to savour them
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SKYCITY Auckland, Cnr Victoria & Federal Streets, 1010
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  • Private dining room
Brew on Quay is a central city pub in the heart of Auckland City specilaising in botique beers. With 102 different beers at 102 Quay st. We also have three different sized function rooms making us ideal for your next special occasion.
102 Quay Street,
Auckland,
1010
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Unwind in our eclectic space and let our friendly staff take care of you, whether it’s a lively lunch, an early evening starting point, or a late night haven.
The Cornerbar @ Hotel DeBrett boasts a premium selection of quality wine (many by the glass), craft beers and cocktails with a touch of nostalgia.
2 High Street,
Auckland,
1140
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The Deep Creek Brewing Co is Brown's Bays newest gastropub experience. Quality, hand crafted batch beers are the name of the game at Deep Creek Brewing Co, with the service, and atmosphere that we know you'll love.
111 Clyde Road,
Auckland,
0630
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Galbraith's Alehouse in Grafton, Auckland, is a traditional character brew pub. Real ale and European-style lagers brewed on the premises. Extensive range of high quality pub food at reasonable prices. Relaxed, casual and convivial atmosphere. Beer garden with outdoor fireplace. No pool tables, pokies, big screen TV, loud music or Lion Red.
2 Mt Eden Road,
Auckland,
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Nestled amongst the rolling farmland of Riverhead and just a 20 minute drive from Central Auckland, Hallertau Brewbar and Restaurant is a micro brewery and restaurant in one, specialising in their own distinctive, unpasturised and unfiltered beers.

The Hallertau Brewbar and Restaurant is one hundred percent about having a focus on genuine, awesome beer, food and service. They’re about creating choice and providing something special for people.

"We do it all ourselves, and we're proud that we can do it in way that inspires casual warmth and professionalism at the same time."

1171 Coatesville Riverhead Highway,
Auckland,
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The Leigh Sawmill Cafe in Leigh, an hour north of Auckland is a lively family-run business with great food (including wood-fired pizzas) large outdoor dining area beautiful gardens and a relaxed atmosphere.We have an extensive local wine list, cocktails and hand crafted beer brewed on site.

With regular live local and international music and comfortable accommodation metres from the cafe, its the perfect place to have a party and celebrate.
142 Pakiri Road,
Auckland,
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Malt in Grey Lynn, Auckland is your local on the corner.

Join us in the bar for great afternoon drinks by the fire or in the restaurant for lunch and dinner with an extensive brunch menu at the weekend.
442 Richmond Road,
Auckland,
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Come and dine by the fire with a nice vino or sit out and face the sunset with a beer at Northcote Point's Stafford Road Wine Bar. Point Wines & Stafford Road are all about the customers - come in for a great night out!
141 Queen Street,
Auckland,
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The Wine Cellar, Newton is a small underground bar which specializes in underground music.
St Kevins Arcade,
183 Karangahape Road,
Auckland,
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