Lucha Lounge

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1 York Street,
Newmarket
Auckland,


(09) 524 6370

Lucha Lounge Information

Lucha comes from 'Lucha Libre' (free fighting) - you know, large Mexican men in tights and masks strangling each other. We cannot guarantee there will be any of that carry-on at our bar - you will have to come along and find out.

Opening Hours
Tue - Fri: 17.00 till late
Sat: 16.00 till late
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$$ per person
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Disabled Facilities
Wheelchair Access, NO Disabled Toilets

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Reviewer kali windmill
15/12/2011
I ordered a Chicken Burrito which states on Lucha Lounge's online menu comes with rice but when i got there it did't come with rice only a Chicken Burrito im not sure why? anyhow the Chicken Burrito was good,though i perfer my Mexican food Hot i assume the food was gonna have atleast some fire to it but was very mild,that wasn't enough so i ordered some corn chips with salsa,salsa was yummy but again the corn chips were mild.I really liked the lay-out of Lucha Lounge,very retro a cool little hang out would i dine here again,yep but i will ask next time for my dishes to be Hot not Mild.
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Reviewer silu
16/08/2010
Lucha is fantastic. Great cocktails, yummy Mexican food and a great atmosphere. I love their fireplace and the comfortable couch - I could spend my whole night there. They also have perhaps the best playlist of any Bar in Auckland - Rock, Punk, Alternative, Dub, Funk, Soul, Pop etc. By far my favourite Bar in Auckland at the moment.
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Reviewer ajkennedy
21/07/2010
Lucha is so coooool. Every time I've been there, the music has been terrific. The cocktails are creative, and exceedingly delicious, and the beer, if you're beer-inclined (and who isn't?) is cold and well-chosen. THEY HAVE A WARM GAS FIREPLACE in the winter and cheap, excellent food. I was sold on Lucha the minute I walked in, and every minute thereafter.
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Reviewer KJE
14/12/2009
Lucha is fantastic - just what Newmarket needed! A fire I enjoyed in the winter, and a wee courtyard I'm looking forward to hanging in over summer. Fantastic food made with love by one of the owners, and cocktails with a flourish by the other. They'll also hire the place out for small functions - the bar to go where they'll remember your name and possibly what you ordered last time. Check it out!
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