Some wonderful dining options are available on Shortland Street and Fort Street, both a short walk from Waldorf Bankside:
Located slightly further afeild, but just a short walk away, is Britomart precinct - home to some of the best dining Auckland City has on offer. Here are our top picks:
Amano - One of Auckland’s best new restaurants. Open for Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, and Dessert serving an Italian-inspired menu including house-made fresh pasta dishes, Amano also houses an amazing bakery for fresh bread, pastries, sandwiches, and smoothies.
Better Burger - Cheap and cheerful - this little burger joint pumps basic but delicious burgers out, day and night to the Britomart crowd. One of the best burgers in Auckland.
Cafe Hanoi - Great Vietnamese food and funky cocktails in a hip space. Great for date night, make sure you book a reservation at this popular restaurant.
Ebisu - One of Auckland's best contemporary Japanese Restaurants. Ebisu offers a stunning selection of traditional Japanese dishes coupled with a modern twist. We recommend one of their set menus so you can try a bit of everything.
Mexico - Funky Mexican restaurant with highlights including beef cheek tacos, jugs of sangria and Auckland's best spicy fried chicken.
Little Bird Unbakery - Often raw and always healthy, this plant-based ‘unbakery’ will amaze and delight. Take out only at this Britomart location.
Ostro - Josh Emett’s finest work to date. Ostro offers gorgeous food on the second floor of the historic seafarers building, with a view overlooking Auckland Harbour that is unmatched by any other restaurant in the city.
Xuxu Dumpling Bar - Dumplings and cocktails… need we say more? If you’re not sold yet, let us mention the hip fit out and funky beats - Not to be missed!