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Auckland

Where To Eat, Drink, Shop And Explore At Ponsonby Central

Ponsonby Central has long been renowned as a vibrant precinct. Its eclectic restaurants and bars serve up everything from…

Food & Drink

The Best Ponsonby Restaurants You Need To Check Out In 2024

When it comes to Ponsonby restaurants, it's a literal smorgasbord—the hardest part about eating out here is narrowing down…

Food & Drink

What’s Open In Auckland This Easter Long Weekend

Easter is upon us and a long weekend of resting and feasting awaits. Take this holiday as a chance to go out to get your wine and dine on…

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Nami Record Bar

Ponsonby, Auckland

Rising from the proverbial ashes of the old Conch digs, Nami Record Bar might just be…

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Queens Rooftop Bar & Wineshop

When *everyone* gets a rooftop spot with stunning harbour views, you know…

Food & Drink

Ember And The Aviary At The Grand Millennium

Vibrant cocktails meet contemporary dining at Ember restaurant and The Aviary…

Things To Do

Onehunga | The Best Restaurants, Cafes, Bars And Things To Do In This Rad Auckland Suburb

It's official—Onehunga is one of Auckland's most hip albeit underrated suburbs. Studded with historic buildings and delightful…

Food & Drink

The Best Dog-Friendly Restaurants And Bars In Auckland

Show your pup some love and reward them for being a good boy or girl at these dog-loving establishments.

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Auckland’s Best Quiz Nights To Test Your Mettle

Grab a pie and a pint, put your thinking cap on, and get ready to show off your obscure knowledge. Who knows? You might even come out on…

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The Nightcar

Otherworldly cocktails and noodle dishes come together at The Nightcar,…

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Itameshi

The wonderful world of Japanese-Italian cuisine has just landed in Ponsonby. The…

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Side Hustle

Community is queen when it comes to places we love to hang out but it’s not a…

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17 Of The Best Happy Hours In Auckland To Kick Your Night Off For Less

Bargain bevvies, a bar snack or two and some quality yarns make for the ultimate after-work wind-down.

Food & Drink

Where To Wine, Dine And Treat Your Lover In Auckland This Valentine’s Day

Hello lovers, Valentine’s Day is just around the corner so if you haven’t made plans yet, you'd better hustle.

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Where To Eat In Auckland This Waitangi Day 2024

If you’re sticking around Tāmaki Makaurau this Waitangi Day—Tuesday 6 February to be exact—you’ll be…

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Bonita

Ellerslie, Auckland

Bringing Korean and Spanish sensibilities to the (very chic) table, Bonita is the…

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Rocketman

The team behind Deadshot and Caretaker have just unveiled their latest creation, and…

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Jungle 8

An epic new leafy oasis by the legends behind Lucky 8 and Mr Hao has just opened in…

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16 Of The Best Bars In Ponsonby Right Now

From hidden speakeasies to bright and breezy spots with gorgeous courtyards to boot these are the best bars in Ponsonby.

Travel

Your Luxury Guide To Discovering Townsville In 2024

Pristine immaculate coastline, endless lingering sunshine and bountiful local produce—Townsville has become a marvel of North…

Food & Drink

Sundays Is Queenstown’s Epic New Eatery And Drink(ery) Housed In An Historic Church

Enter, Queenstown’s newest hospitality destination SUNDAYS, a character-filled eatery and drink(ery) in a stunning church building…

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Broadway Food Company Papakura

Tucked away off Papakura’s Broadway strip is a foodie’s heaven that goes…

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Bar Non Solo

The instructions are in the name: round up your mates and head to the Bar (Non Solo)…

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Somm

What if we told you the city's first urban cellar door and wine bar has just…

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Auckland’s Best Rooftop Bars To Watch Day Turn To Night

We’ve said it before but we’ll say it again: rooftop bars are the shiz. What’s not to love about sitting sky-high, sipping…

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What’s Open In Auckland On Boxing Day, New Year’s Day And Summer Holidays

Whether you’re diving into the mad scramble that is Boxing Day sales, you’re after a top tier refuel mid beach day, or…

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Impress Your Mates With This Cocktail Recipe From Bedford Soda & Liquor’s Master Mixologist

We predict cooling off with a perfectly chilled cocktail as the go-to garnish for this social season.   

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Panacea

Tucked away on O’Connell Street lies Panacea—the latest addition to…

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Perch

Britomart, NZ

Whoever thought of pairing dumplings with cocktails deserves a medal. And no one does…

Entertainment

Crown Range Lounge

Searching for a space to host your next event? Or simply need to wind down to some…

What's On

Sip Japanese Gin At This Spring Garden Pop-Up In Mission Bay

Spring has sprung—the season of new beginnings as nature wakes up. With it, we’re treated to longer daylight, blossoming…

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The 10 Best Sports Bars In Auckland So You Can Catch The Big Game In Style

Sport is basically a religion here in Aotearoa, and meeting your mates to share a drink and yell sports-themed profanities is a rite of…

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What’s Open This Labour Day In Auckland

There's nothing quite as good as a long weekend, and this one is no exception. With the weather warming up, there's no need to head…

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Silky Otter Cinemas Ponsonby

The *most chic* cinema experience has set up shop in Ponsonby Central: Silky Otter…

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Bar Yoku

Paying homage to Japanese izakaya bars, Bar Yoku offers sanctuary at…

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Mr. Brightside Rooftop Bar

Mr. Brightside invites you to come out of your cage and look on the bright side of…

Food & Drink

The Best Wynyard Quarter Restaurants, Cafes And Bars

With its top-notch eateries and unrivalled views of the Waitematā Harbour, Wynyard Quarter is one of Tāmaki Makaurau…

Things To Do

50 Things To Do With Friends In Auckland For The Ultimate Mate Date

Friends are great. Always there to listen and advise, help you pick out killer outfits and approve romantic partners.

Food & Drink

The Best Viaduct Restaurants And Bars Auckland Has To Offer

For tasty kai with bangin' views, make a beeline for the Auckland Viaduct. 

Restaurants

Lulu Bar

With "Oceanic eats. Drink. Party." as its slogan, you can bet that Lulu Bar…

Restaurants

Bivacco

If you love to wine and dine with a view then listen up, we’ve found a stunning…

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Brothers Beer And Juke Joint Piha

Summer is looking up thanks to the revelation that one of our fave spots for a feed…

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The Best Christmas Party Venues In Auckland For 2023

Ho, ho, holy snowball…. December is nearly here and it's time to get our Christmas party on. Is it just us, or did this year…

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12 Of The Best Bars In Christchurch Right Now

From unconventional bars in buses to speakeasies and craft breweries, Christchurch nightlife is anything but dull.

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The Best Things To Do With Dad This Father’s Day In Auckland 2023

Father’s Day is just around the corner (3 September if you’re wondering) and while not all of us have a father we almost…

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ACS

If sensually-lit bars with plush sofas, an effortlessly cool vibe, good tunes and…

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The Cellar Bar

Danny Doolans has a sleek new younger brother bar joining the Viaduct Harbour…

Restaurants

KOL

Ponsonby , Auckland

The brains behind much-loved Indian-inspired eatery Cassia and Sid at the French…

Australia

Everywhere To Eat, Play And Stay In Western Australia According To The Locals

We want to help you live the dream in WA, so we asked the passionate locals who call it home to share all their must-visit experiences…

Food & Drink

Restaurant Month 2023’s Best Menus At $30, $45 And $55+

The centrepiece of Auckland’s food events is officially back on the radar: Restaurant Month is here. We’ve never been so…

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20 Māori Businesses To Help You Celebrate the FIFA Women’s World Cup 2023 in Tāmaki Makaurau

Dine and drink like a local, from bistros and cafes to takeaways and food trucks, tipples enjoyed at home to beverages on tap.

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Est. 1901

Few things in life bring us more joy than cosying up with a glass of wine, and one of…

Restaurants

BODA Movenpick

There are very few places in Auckland that provide you with the perfect spot to hide…

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Bar Albert

It's time to level up your bar game Auckland, and we have just the place. Bar…

Things To Do

Why You Need To Book A Gourmet Staycation Package At This Harbour View Hotel

Take yourself on a journey of unparalleled luxury and gastronomic delight. 

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The Best Wineries And Vineyards On Waiheke Island

Wineries are a field that Waiheke have got down pat and it’d be criminal to leave without visiting one. Here’s a list of the…

Things To Do

Devonport | The Best Things To Eat, Drink And Do In This Charming North Shore Village

Could Devonport be Auckland's most charming suburb? Its old-fashioned villas, picturesque gardens and character buildings are straight…

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Sunset Bar

Bringing a slice of the best hotel bars in the world to Tāmaki…

Food & Drink

Vic Road Wine Bar & Cellar

Very few things rival the wholesome feeling that comes with stumbling upon a wine…

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Barcita

Just when you thought there was no way you could love Karangahape Road's lush…

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16 Of The Best Spots For Non-Alcoholic Drinks In Auckland

There's nothing better than shooting the breeze with friends, ice cold beverage in hand and grazing on delish eats (the more…

Food & Drink

Catch Up With Your Crew At These Must-Visit Spots On Karangahape Road

Ahhh Karangahape Road. One of the most vibrant, creative, and bangin’ precincts in all of Tāmaki Makaurau.

Restaurants

The Bridgman

What do you get when you breathe new life into an old classic? A fancy AF bar and…

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Schapiro’s Sports Bar

As far as sports bars go, Schapiro's is knocking it outta the park—and then…

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The Broken Lantern

There's a new bar in town from the folks behind Viaduct fave, Parasol &…

Food & Drink

Score Free No-Alc Drinks At These Venues Across NZ This July

It’s that time of year again when every man and his dog take the solemn oath to give their bodies and brains a break.

Restaurants

12 Of The Best Restaurants In Taupo

Forks at the ready, Taupō isn’t just about hitting the slopes or whiling away hours on the lake.

Food & Drink

13 Of The Best Vodkas In New Zealand Worth Filling Up The Ice Tray For

Long and unjustly discriminated as the smuttiest of spirits, vodka is both the queen of classy and the king of trashy - and we should know -…

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The Tinted Rose

In the spot that formerly housed Bonita, The Tinted Rose's excellent…

Restaurants

Acho’s

Once tucked away in St Kevin's Arcade, Japanese late-night fave Acho's has a…

Restaurants

Street Feast

Some of the city's fave street food vendors have come together as one big happy…

Food & Drink

What’s Open This King’s Birthday Public Holiday In Auckland

The first public holiday celebrating King Charles' birthday has arrived which means three days of rest, relaxation and feasting are…

Food & Drink

The Best CBD Restaurants, Bars And Cafes In Auckland In 2024

No matter your budget—from cheap and cheerful to total baller—there’s all manner of top-tier eateries to sink your teeth…

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Panacea, Auckland’s Newest Cocktail Bar, Is Here To Take Your Sipping To The Next Level

Turns out, we’re rubbish at keeping secrets. But when Auckland’s newest hidden bar is as remarkable as this, it’s a secret…

Bars & Pubs

The Fox

Get a lesson in London pub culture over at Viaduct newbie, The Fox. Decked out with…

Bars & Pubs

Parāoa Brewing Co.

Hibiscus Coast dwellers and city-siders with a soft spot for a food-focused day trip,…

Restaurants

Bar Magda

Meet Bar Magda—a speakeasy-style bar and bistro that is guaranteed to…

Food & Drink

15 Of The Best Bars In Queenstown To Try In 2023

Whether you’re looking for a classy establishment for date night or a lively spot to dance the night away, here’s our guide to…

Food & Drink

The Best Espresso Martinis In Auckland For A Late-Night Caffeine Fix

Espresso martinis are like the grown-up version of a coffee, a harmonious yet powerful blend of alcohol and caffeine that will see you…

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Where To Sip On The Best Margaritas In Auckland

Ah, the margarita—one of Mexico's finest exports. There really is nothing better on a sultry summer's evening (or, at any time…

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Bozo Gin & Rum Bar

Whether you're up for a quick tipple or want to linger over a few drinks and…

Restaurants

Stanley Avenue Wine Bar & Bistro

If you’re looking for a cosy place to nestle into this winter, then we know…

Restaurants

Parade Ponsonby

Parade has a new haunt and we’re totally in love. Just a stone’s throw…

Bars & Pubs

50 Of The Best Bars In Auckland | Your Ultimate 2024 Guide

We've rounded up the best of the best bars, with oldies, newbies and everything in between. No matter the specifics, all of these places…

Local Escapes

Why A Visit To Queenstown’s First Boutique Gin Garden Should Be On Your Hit List This Summer

After having opened in the midst of various lockdowns, multi-award-winning distillery Broken Heart Spirits has launched…

Bars & Pubs

MOGLY Bar & Eatery

MOGLY Bar & Eatery is one heck of a spot. Located on the fringe of the new…

Restaurants

Candela

Meet Candela – a Spanish/Latin American inspired eatery and wine bar that will…

Bars & Pubs

Our Land Is Alive

Serving up all the tastiest bits of Kiwi culture is Our Land Is Alive—a…

Food & Drink

Auckland’s Best Waterfront Restaurants So You Can Dine Out On Views For Days

Grab a spot by the water, dig in to a tasty something and let the City of Sails treat you some next-level hospitality at Auckland’s…

Food & Drink

Auckland’s Best New Bars And Restaurants For 2022

Can we just start by saying what an incredible year of eating (and drinking) it's been? 

What's On

Dr Rudi’s Next-Level Bottomless Frosé Bar Is Back Just In Time For Summer

“Frosé Your Way” has been dreamt up by everyone’s favourite rooftop bar Dr Rudi’s and will even feature a…

Bars & Pubs

Rooftop At QT

If you’re looking to elevate your next day or night out in the City of Sails,…

Food & Drink

The Albert Cafe & Bar

Sandringham, Auckland

We all need a good local bar, right? Well, residents of Mount Albert listen up! If…

Food & Drink

The Brewers Room

Beer lovers unite! Ponsonby has gained a hot new spot serving up Kiwi-made craft…

Food & Drink

What’s Open On Queen Elizabeth II Memorial Day

Aotearoa is having a pop-public holiday in memorial of Queen Elizabeth II next week, Monday 26 September to be exact. Here are all some of…

Food & Drink

The Best Bars In Wellington To Try In 2023

Basically what we’re saying is we bloody love a drink—and Wellington is the perfect spot for it, rain or shine.

Things To Do

14 Of The Best Nightclubs In Auckland

There’s something about dancing we just can’t get enough of. Whether it’s dancing in the moonlight, dancing in the dark or…

Restaurants

Beau

Meet Beau—a neighbourhood wine bar that is guaranteed to steal your heart,…

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Rosanna’s Garden Bar

Raise your glass to Rosanna's Garden Bar—Kingsland's cool new…

Bars & Pubs

Botany Commons

Level Up Your G&T In One 'Gram-Worthy Hit Sometimes it can feel like all the…

Things To Do

Upper Village Queenstown | Everything You Need To Know About QT’s Rad New Entertainment Precinct

Sitting at the base of Bob’s Peak Mountain and the iconic Skyline Gondola, Queenstown’s rad new dining and entertainment…

Food & Drink

Auckland’s New Rooftop Bar, Sunset, Is Serving Indian-Influenced Snacks And Show-Stopping Views

Bringing a slice of the best hotel bars in the world to Tāmaki Makaurau, Sunset rooftop bar is now open.

Food & Drink

Parnell’s Best Restaurants, Bars And Cafes And Where To Find Them

For a night out feeling fancy, a sweet pick-me-up or a tasty bite to get you through your day, Parnell won’t disappoint.…

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Viaduct Yacht Club

Seaside bars (actually, bars in general) don't get much better than this. Now…

Bars & Pubs

Sly K Road

Hidden behind a secret door lies the coolest little speakeasy on K road, Sly.…

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Clipper

Ponsonby, NZ

Found on Ponsonby Road, Clipper is a friendly neighbourhood bar serving some of the…

Food & Drink

11 Of The Best Bars To Visit In Hawke’s Bay

From stylish cocktail lounges hidden inside architectural gems to modern laneway drinkeries and secret garden bars, we’ve rounded up…

Things To Do

6 Reasons You Need To Visit This Food & Entertainment Mecca On The GC

Nestled in the beating heart of Surfers Paradise, we’ve found the perfect place for the ultimate fun day out. Think: epic games, live…

Food & Drink

11 Of The Best Auckland Restaurants To Visit In Winter, According To You

The chilly weather brings the perfect excuse to hunker down at Auckland’s vibrant restaurants, bars and eateries while seeking comfort…

Bars & Pubs

Good George North Wharf

Something good is brewing down at Wynyard Quarter, and we think you're going to…

Restaurants

Dirty Laundry

CBD, NZ

Dirty Laundry is an eclectic bar and eatery serving up nothing but good times on Quay…

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Sweat Shop Brew Kitchen

Auckland CBD, NZ

Boutique brews, bites and an onsite barber—Sweat Shop Brew Kitchen has you…

Food & Drink

7 Of The Best Restaurants In Arrowtown You Need To Dine At In 2023

Whether you’re staying down the road in Queenstown, or in the heart of this magical town, here are seven Arrowtown restaurants you…

Food & Drink

Takapuna’s Best Restaurants, Bars And Cafés And Where To Find Them

Takapuna is one of our fave suburbs, period. Not only is it home to one of the most popular beaches on the North Shore and a number of…

3 Boss Creators On How To Fuel Your Inspiration

Aotearoa is home to incredible talent. Music, art, design, hospitality—it's fair to say we have creative inspo in…

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The Brit

CBD, NZ

A hotspot on the Auckland waterfront, The Brit is in a league of its own. A unique…

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The Alex Bar And Eatery

Greenlane, Auckland

Fed up of your usual haunts? Keen to try something different of an evening? For those…

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Little Culprit

The Culprit boys are at it again, this time opening an elegant little bar directly…

Food & Drink

6 Stunning New Spots On Waiheke Island Worth Checking Out

From boujee new destination restaurants and distilleries to plant-based brunch spots and craft breweries, things have certainly changed…

Nightlife

The Best Late Night Eats In Auckland According to 10 Top Bartenders

We got the lowdown on the best spots in Auckland for late-night eats according to these 10 top bartenders.

Local Escapes

New Zealand Wineries To Visit At Least Once

New Zealand has cemented itself as one of the best wine-making countries in the world. Thanks to our diverse landscape, our country produces…

Bars & Pubs

Australia And New Zealand’s Most Beautiful New Bars Of 2021

It might have been (another) year of bottled cocktails and home-delivered booze, but in between lockdowns, the hospitality industry in…

Features

Enjoy A Homemade Aperol Spritz Tonight With This Super Simple Recipe

Though a rendezvous at your local may remain on hold for now, this summery Aperol Spritz recipe is perfect for…

Things To Do

Get Your Iso-Party On With 7 Epic Ideas For Birthday Celebrations In Quarantine

Get ready to give houseparty an entirely new meaning, here’s how to celebrate your birthday in isolation during lockdown.

Local Escapes

7 Rad Things To Do At Night In Queenstown

From late night eats to gorgeous gondola rides and delicious cocktails to live gigs, Queenstown is an epic city around the clock. Here are…

Bars & Pubs

Bozo On Auckland’s Karangahape Road Is The Hot New Gin And Rum Bar You Need To Meet

Hot new gin and craft beer joint Bozo Gin & Rum Bar has just opened on Auckland’s buzzing Karangahape Road and you’re…

What's On

A Boozy Bottomless Brunch Party Dedicated To Lady Gaga Is Hitting Auckland This Winter

Are you gaga about a good bottomless brunch? Well then, how about brunch AND Lady Gaga?

Restaurants

Meet Bar Magda, Auckland’s Hottest New Underground Bar And Bistro

Tantalize your taste buds at Auckland's hottest new bar and bistro. 

Food & Drink

Drink Up With The Best Artisanal Rums From New Zealand And Around The Globe

Yo Ho, Ho! (and a bottle of rum). Rum has come a long way from being just a pirate’s tipple, to one of the most beloved spirits…

Bars & Pubs

Party Venues In Auckland That Are Actually Good

Whether you’re planning a big birthday or a special shindig, only the best will do. Because we’re about nothing but the best,…

Restaurants

Where To Eat In Auckland On A Sunday Night

The only thing worse than staying in on Sunday is being lumped with the responsibility of having to find a good restaurant that’s open…

Local Escapes

Explore Queenstown’s Best Bars And Restaurants With This Incredible Urban Wine Walk

The Urban Wine Walk is an epic self-guided wine tasting experience, allowing participants to meander their way through New…

What's On

A Secret Piano Bar Is Coming To Auckland

Let’s be honest, we’re kinda terrible at keeping secrets here at Urban List. So, when we hear a rumour a hidden piano…

Restaurants

MOGLY Is The Epic New Bar And Eatery Bringing Seriously Good Vibes To Ormiston

From milkshakes to margaritas, burgers to bao—MOGLY Bar And Eatery is bringing a whole lotta deliciousness to the South Auckland…

What's On

Dine Under The Stars In These Epic Igloos That Have Just Popped Up In Central Wellington

Ah, winter. That delightful season when jammies and slippers become a fashion statement, social outings become rarer than a blood supermoon,…

Food & Drink

Forget Salt And Lemon, Here’s 5 Common Tequila Misconceptions All Haters Need To Know

 If you're already an advocate for the spirit, we're with you and if not, prepare to be converted. 

What's On

Just Released: Free Hip Hop Event Jameson House of Rounds Has A New Date

Forget whatever you had planned for September 3rd, Galatos is the place to be.

Local Escapes

9 Of The Best Hotels In Wellington

Whether it’s the location, the ambience, the comfort of the bed, the 5-star rating or the cleanliness that attracts you to a hotel,…

What's On

Eat, Drink, Play Is The Brand New Festival Coming To Wellington This May

Eat, Drink, Play will be dishing up more than 100 delectable events and there’s something for everyone on the menu. Solve a murder…

Food & Drink

From Bottomless Beers And Cocktails To Crispy Schnitzels, Get Around This Epic Feast With Your Crew

If you and your mates like to keep your plates full and drinks flowing, then we’ve found the ultimate feast perfect for your next…

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A Sensational Whisky Masterclass Is Coming To Auckland For 5 Nights Only

To celebrate the launch of their latest Chita Single Grain Whisky, for five nights only, Tommy’s Champagne Parlour in Seafarers…

What's On

A Week Long Festival Dedicated Entirely To Beer Is Coming To Auckland

We hear great things are brewing with each day bringing a new beer experience ranging from comedy nights to doughnuts and beer pairings. So,…

Bars & Pubs

50 Of The Best Bars In Auckland In 2021

When it comes to finding somewhere decent to drink, us Aucklanders have it pretty damn good. From sunny rooftop terraces to moody basement…

Features

Slurp Decadent Easter Egg Chocolate Margs All Weekend Long At This Rad Waterfront Bar

For anyone who thinks dreams don't come true, you clearly haven't been introduced to the amazing Easter-themed cocktail from our…

Features

Say Chur To Fresh Brews At This New Craft Beer Pop-Up Bar In The CBD

SkyCity has recently launched Fortune on Fed, a craft beer pop-up bar serving divine craft brews. Treat yourself to cheeses, cold cuts…

Bars & Pubs

Introducing Our Land Is Alive—The Gorgeous New Bar Celebrating All Things NZ

There's a lot to love about New Zealand right now (just ask anyone living overseas!), so the timing really couldn't be more perfect…

Features

Avast Me Hearties, Award-Winning SF Bar Smuggler’s Cove Is Popping Up In Auckland This Weekend

To help us bounce back from our lockdown blues, the ever-innovative hospo industry is here to tickle your taste buds with some much-craved…

Features

Sip Rosé, Pink G&Ts And Pink Gin-Based Cocktails At This Epic Pink Pop Up Bar

Make tracks for this pop-up bar that's hit Morningside where you can sip pink drinks beneath pink disco balls and hanging greenery in a…

Features

Drop Everything, This Waterfront Bar Is Slinging Tequila Ice Cream On The Daily

The Viaduct is already awash with exciting activations thanks to a lil' thing called The America's Cup, now we've got what could…

Features

Fire Up The Group Chat, A Massive Street Party Is Coming To Parnell This Friday

Ain’t no party like a street party—get ready for Parnell’s very own street party filled with groovy tunes, good vibes, and…

Restaurants

Meet Candela, The New Spanish Wine Bar And Eatery Shaking Up K’ Road

Meet Candela – a Spanish/Latin American-inspired eatery and wine bar that will whisk you and your tastebuds away on the trip of a…

Bars & Pubs

Auckland’s Best Rooftop Bars To Soak Up The Sunshine At

We’ve said it before but we’ll say it again: rooftop bars are the shiz. What’s not to love about sitting sky high, sipping…

Features

Forget The Fancy Dinner And Paint Your Mate This Valentine’s Day

Paint your mate to resemble a resident of Pandora at Paintvine’s awesome new painting experience. Held this February 14 at…

Things To Do

Challenge Your Mates To A Game Of Giant Shuffleboard At This Leafy Rooftop Bar

While after work drinks are great and all, sometimes there’s nothing like challenging your mates to a game of skill while you’re…

Features

An Epic Champagne Bar Has Popped Up On Auckland’s Waterfront So Live Your Best Life

Maison Mumm is once again partnering with the 36th America’s Cup presented by Prada and they’re constructing an impressive…

Restaurants

Eat Your Fill Of The Bottomless Meat And Cheese Boards This German Spot Is Dishing Up

The Bavarian is dishing up a bottomless meat and cheese board for the first month of 2021.

Features

Calling All G&T Fans, A Summer Gin Garden Has Just Popped Up In Wynyard Quarter

A pop up bar slinging signature G&T's by Fever-Tree and Bombay Sapphire has just opened at Wynyard Pavilion, Steinlager’s…

Food & Drink

Auckland’s Best New Bars Of 2020 For You To Raise A Glass At

2020 has certainly been a strange year, but we're pleased to report that in spite of it all, a number of new drinking spots have come to…

Restaurants

Here’s Where To Eat And Drink This Boxing Day In Auckland 2020

After the endless rounds of turkey, ham, pavlova and berries you need a well-deserved rest. Stay away from the streams of shoppers and get…

Features

Drink Up At Brolly, An Epic New Bar Popping Up At The Viaduct Just In Time For Summer

If you're after a cool new spot to sink some drinks this summer, head on over to Brolly—an exciting new pop-up bought to us by the…

What's On

Dive Into 5 Epic Nights Out In Auckland (That Don’t Involve Clubbing)

You want to have one of those “remember that night…?” nights out in Auckland but clubbing just ain’t your thang?…

Things To Do

7 Amazing Spots To Take Your Breath Away This Weekend

Lacking inspiration for what to do on the weekend? We understand your pain and that’s why we are here—to give you the…

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20 Of The Best Places To Have An Epic Christmas Party In Auckland

Ho, ho, holy snowball…. December is nearly here and it's time to get our Christmas party on. Is it just us, or did this year…

Dunedin

10 Of The Best Things To Do In Dunedin After Dark

The eclectic local crowd knows how to have a good time and they’re just as likely to invite you along for the ride. So, buckle up and…

What's On

Sip Your Way Around Wellington, An Epic Wine Crawl Is Hitting The Capital Next Weekend

The Urban Wine Walk is going down in Wellington on Saturday 28 November and will see the capital's best bars and restaurants…

Features

Worship The Planet And Your Belly With 6 Of The Most Sustainable Eateries in Auckland

New Zealanders are becoming more connected to their choices than ever, making conscious decisions on the 5 W’s (and H) of spending our…

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Get Your Sip On, A Boozy Wine Crawl Is Hitting Ponsonby On Saturday

The Urban Wine Walk is going down in Ponsonby on Saturday 7 November and will see Ponsonby's best bars and restaurants…

Queenstown

Margo’s Is The Hot New Mexican Joint You Need To Check Out In Queenstown

Holy Taco, A Delicious Mexican Joint Has Just Opened in Queenstown.

Bars & Pubs

Cosy Up At Auckland’s 8 Best Bars And Restaurants With Fireplaces

During the winter months all we want to be is niiice and toasty. And there’s no better way to achieve said goals than dining…

Restaurants

Lick your lips, Sumthin Dumplin Has Opened A Hot New Beer Garden In Ponsonby

Sumthin Dumplin has joined Ponsonby’s strip with their new beer garden Midnight Gardener. 

Food & Drink

Amp Up, Here Are The 11 New Bars And Eateries We’re Most Excited For At Commercial Bay

Here at Urban List, nothing's got us more hyped right now than the news that after four long years in the making, the billion-dollar…

Restaurants

Calling All Wine Lovers, Natural Wine Bar Clay Has Nestled In On K’ Road

Get your wine and pizza fix at K' Road's new hidden gem Clay.

Bars & Pubs

Set Sail For Viaduct Yacht Club, Auckland’s Swish New Bar And Eatery By The Sea

Just when we thought there couldn't possibly be room in our hearts (or stomachs) for another seaside opening, along came Viaduct…