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The Bluestone Room

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9-11 Durham Street East, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
+64 9-302 0930
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good36%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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Bar, Pub, New Zealand, Gastropub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
9-11 Durham Street East, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
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Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Came for dinner, as it was close by where we were staying. Accidentally stumbling across it the day earlier. Food was great burger, shanks, and dessert, drinks were tasty(lol). Will say the staff were amazing, pleasent accommodating to our tourist questions and helpful. Will be...More

Thank Cindy P
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Staying at a nearby hotel, we decided to explore the local area around Queen Street and discovered the Bluestone Room. Bar staff were welcoming and there was a great selection of beers, lagers and wines. Having enjoyed our first drink we decided to peruse the...More

Reviewed 11 July 2017

Excellent historic bar in the middle of the city. Worth seeking it out. Great drink selection and really good pub food. Might not look like much from the outside but inside is a different story. Highly recommended for casual dining in Auckland.

Thank DougieQT
Reviewed 9 July 2017

When we first stepped it it felt welcoming and cosy and the smell that permiated was of cinnamin. The staff were very friendly. We had 4 nights in Auckland and after the first night eating here we decided to eat here for 3 out of...More

Thank vicki028
Reviewed 22 June 2017

Very cool pup in central Auckland - nice vibe inside. Very busy booking for quiz night is a must. Great food reasonably priced. Really enjoyed the Quiz night will be back

Thank therealhungryduck
Reviewed 15 May 2017

I booked dinner at this restaurant not knowing anything about it and I am glad I did. I say this because, when we found it hidden in down a side street off Queen St the place seemed a bit rough (with a bouncer outside and...More

Thank TeamIan
Reviewed 20 April 2017

This would be the first time that I was asked to surrender my credit card to obtain drinks and a meal. The apologetic wait staff explained that because of "runners" this was the establishments policy. I explained that because of previous card skimming problems I...More

Thank Macaranga
BluestoneRoom, Public Relations Manager at The Bluestone Room, responded to this reviewResponded 21 April 2017

Hello Macaranga. We received your survey card and appreciate the feedback. It has always been the policy of The Bluestone Room to ask for a credit card if items are not paid for at the time of ordering, such is the practice of many other...More

Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

The Bluestone Room may be a bit hidden away but is a great spot to find. The food is outstanding and happy hour beer prices are icing on the cake. I had the steak which was wonderful and not typical pub fare. It is definitely...More

Thank Bizzy_livin
Reviewed 6 April 2017

A very cute old style pub just off Queen st very good pub food great drinks list very nice and friendly staff!!

Thank Brycee10
Reviewed 4 April 2017

We booked via first table for a random catch up - we were so impressed with the venue, service, food and staff - all top notch, the steaks were cooked exactly to our requests and the servings where huge - great value for $$, I...More

Thank Lynsey M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$22
Bar, Pub, New Zealand, Gastropub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
3:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9-11 Durham Street East, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  Auckland Central
  • Phone Number: +64 9-302 0930
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The Bluestone Room is situated in the oldest commercial building in Auckland. Combining the character of a superbly restored heritage building with modern craft beer and a gastro pub menu. The Bluestone Room contains a downstairs restaurant and bar area open to the public seven days and a private upstairs premium function venue with the ability to host a range of functions including, private shows, weddings, corporate functions & conferences, private parties and more.
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