Food & Drink

Top Restaurants
Top Bars
  • Caretaker Cocktail bar / Handcrafted classics and seasonal sensations
  • Clipper Cocktail bar / quality spot for good drinks
  • Deadshot Cocktail bar / Great drinks
Other Food & Drink
  • MoVida Auckland (Spanish), Ragtag (tacos), Tokki (Korean), Ockhee (Korean), Pici (pasta), The Engine Room, Pasture
  • Sunset, The Cellar Bar, EST. 1901, Apéro, Confidential, Atelier, The Bramble, Bar Céleste, Archie Brothers, Beau, ELMO'S, Bozo

Activities & Attractions

Top Activities
  • Kayak to Rangitoto Island & whale safari in the Hauraki Gulf Great water activities (bonus: the rugged beaches in West Auckland are also worth exploring)
  • Auckland War Memorial Museum & Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki Good museums/galleries
  • SkyJump off the Sky Tower A great adrenaline rush
  • Matakana Village Farmers Market great market surrounded by beautiful beaches, boutique vineyards, local arts scene, and picturesque village
  • Visit Waiheke Island The so-called 'Island of wine'


Top Stays