• Britomart Country Club

    Britomart Country Club

    Nestled in amongst the strategically placed greenery and padded bench seating you’ll find a funky cocktail bar housed within a shipping container, a mini golf green, and even a pétanque area.

    31 Galway Street

    T (09) 303 2541

  • Brothers Beer

    Brothers Beer

    Very craft, and very cool.

    Shed 3, 90 Wellesley Street
    West Auckland

    T 09 366 6100

  • Chapel


    Driving past the small corner Gastro Pub the hive of activity draws you and makes you start salivating for a frosty tube.

    147 Ponsonby Road

    T (09) 360 4528

  • Citizen Park

    Citizen Park

    It brings something unique to the Kingsland shops, which is a bit of a triumph considering there is pretty much every single cuisine already on offer.

    422 New North Road

    T +64 9 846 4964

  • Coast


    A bar that feels like a bach.

    342 Hibiscus Coast Highway

    T 09 421 1016

  • Deep Creek Brews and Eats

    Deep Creek Brews and Eats

    A very cool little microbrewery.

    111 Clyde Road
    Brown's Bay

    T 09 479 6665

  • Five Stags Whitford

    Five Stags Whitford

    Like every good gastro-pub, it’s the simples and classics done right. And they have beef short ribs with a spicy L&P and Wild Turkey glaze. Go on.

    1 Whitford Wharf Road

    T 09 5308866

  • Fort Street Union

    Fort Street Union

    Hidden up above street level, this 100 year old heritage building oozes atmosphere and character.

    16 Fort Street

    T (09) 309 0315

  • Freeman and Grey

    Freeman and Grey

    The go-to hangout for post-work catch ups, cheap pizza, and people watching down Ponsonby road.

    43 Ponsonby Road

    T 09 378 6496

  • Galbraith’s Alehouse

    Galbraith’s Alehouse

    A pub’s pub with forward facing pub food and proper pints of frosty bliss.

    2 Mt Eden Road

    T 09 379 3557

  • Garrison Public House

    Garrison Public House

    Man dates. We don't do it enough. So the opportunity to review Garrison Public House, situated at Mt Wellington's Sylvia Park, offered the perfect moment to renew my vows with my brother from another mother.

    No 61 Sylvia Park, 286 Mt Wellington Highway

    T (09) 573 1212

  • Ginger Minx

    Ginger Minx

    A suburban legend.

    117 Valley Road
    Mt Eden

    T 09 623 2121

  • Golden Dawn

    Golden Dawn

    Seek this covert treasure and you shall be pleasantly surprised.

    134 Ponsonby Road

    T 09 376 9929

  • Jack Tar

    Jack Tar

    Jack Tar is a good gastropub. Good food. Good beer. Good atmosphere. Good everything.

    34-47 Jellicoe Street
    Freemans Bay

    T (09) 303 1002

  • Leigh Sawmill Cafe

    Leigh Sawmill Cafe

    A regular pit stop for bright local musical talents, Leigh Sawmill boasts great pizzas and wooden cabins for overnight stays.

    142 Pakiri Road

    T 09 422 6019

  • Malt Bar

    Malt Bar

    Nestled at the top of leafy Hakanoa Street in the West Lynn shops on Richmond Road, Malt Bar is cosy, lively and inviting.

    442 Richmond Road
    Grey Lynn

    T 09 360 9537

  • Master & Apprentice

    Master & Apprentice

    This newcomer on the Takapuna stretch holds its own with great atmosphere, service and quality.

    136 Hurstmere Road

    T 09 486 6330

  • Moreton’s


    The gastropub/sports bar hybrid so close to the ocean that water pretty much laps underneath your feet while you dine.

    425 Tamaki Drive

    T (09) 575 9969

  • Northcote Tavern

    Northcote Tavern

    Zip over the harbour on the ferry and enjoy a few pints in the sun.

    37 Queen St

    T 09 480 7707

  • Northern Steamship Co.

    Northern Steamship Co.

    The flagship and lamp loving drinking establishment of Britomart.

    122 Quay Street

    T 09 374 3952

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