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Here's What's Open in Auckland for Christmas Day Eats and Drinks

Forget slaving away in the kitchen this Christmas — spend it eating and drinking with friends and family at some of the city's top restaurants.
By Sarah Templeton
December 21, 2022
By Sarah Templeton
December 21, 2022

Can't be stuffed hitting the kitchen on Christmas Day? Or maybe you're looking for somewhere to enjoy a few champagnes after family lunch?

Luckily Auckland's got no shortage of restaurants, bars and wineries that are dishing up the goods — even on December 25.

Here are a few spots that are open and ready to whet your whistle and fill your belly on Christmas Day this year.

Hotel Debrett, Auckland CBD: 7am - 8pm

Onemata at the Park Hyatt, Auckland CBD: 12:30pm – 3pm

Esther at the QT, Auckland CBD: Lunch service from 11am, Dinner from 5:30pm

Satya, Great North Road and Sandringham: 12-2pm

Nineteen at the Rydges Formosa, Beachlands: Lunch service from 12pm - 3:30pm, dinner service from 5:30pm - 8:30pm

Boda, Movenpick: First seating 12-2.30 pm, second seating 3-5.30pm, third seating 6-8.30pm.

Cable Bay Vineyard, Waiheke Island: 11am - late

Kingi, Britomart: First lunch seating at 12pm, second lunch seating at 3pm

Fish, the Viaduct: 12:30pm - 2:30pm, 3:30pm - 5:30pm, 6:30pm - 8:30pm

Grand Park Chinese Restaurant, Newmarket: 10am - 3pm

The Sugar Club, SkyCity: 11.30am – 6pm

Mudbrick, Waiheke Island: Luch seating at 12pm

The Fable, Ponsonby: Champagne breakfast 7.30am - 10am, lunch from 1pm, dinner from 6.30pm

Poderi Crisci, Waiheke Island: Lunch from 12pm - 5pm

Grand Harbour Chinese Restaurant, the Viaduct: Lunch from 10:30am - 2pm, dinner from 5:30pm - 8:30pm


Top image: Onemata at the Park Hyatt

Published on December 21, 2022 by Sarah Templeton
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