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Clooney, Freeman's Bay, Auckland embraces the European tradition of constantly changing menus, which reflect the use of seasonal produce, both familiar and rare.
33 Sale Street,
Still considered to be one of Auckland’s top restaurants, The French Café, in Grafton, Auckland, offers award-winning French cuisine in a sophisticated setting.
210 Symonds Street,
Headed by Chef Peter Thornley, Kermadec is an award winning Restaurant and Seafood Brasserie & Bar that opened in 1994 and continues to be one of Auckland's flagship Restaurants even after all these years.
This premium seafood and seaside dining restaurant is located in the heart of the Auckland Viaduct Harbour with magical harbour views and is able to cater to any occasion, with late night cocktail venues, a dedicated bar section and multiple function rooms available.
1st Floor, Viaduct Harbour,
Level 1/204 Quay Street,
Located on the corner of Shortland & O'Connell Streets in Auckland Central, the O'Connell Street Bistro is a small intimate multi-award winning dining room of twelve tables, created in the theme of a modern European back street bistro, with a cosy and well stocked bar.
The O'Connell Street Bistro proprietor, Chris Upton, trained in the UK, and also spent four years on board QE2. His Head Chef, Stephen Ward is NZ trained, and has previously returned from London where he worked at Terence Conran's Bluebird restaurant. Stephen has been with the Bistro since November 2000.
3 O'Connell Street,
Sails Restaurant in Westhaven, Auckland, is a multi-level, open plan restaurant ideally suited to private dining, weddings, corporate events and formal dinners.
With a harbour view from every seat, and a refined sense of luxury that makes any accasion simply outstanding.
103-113 Westhaven Drive,
“Vinnies, located in Auckland's Herne Bay, is a restaurant with history and a reputation for fine dining in relaxed and welcoming surrounds. It is renowned for consistent outstanding food, an award winning wine selection, superb professional service and Auckland's smallest art gallery.”
166 Jervois Road,