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The Grove

St Patrick's Square, Wyndham St, Auckland Central, Auckland 1001, New Zealand
+64 9-368 4129
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good12%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
6:00 PM - 11:00 PMAll hours
French, European, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
St Patrick's Square, Wyndham St, Auckland Central, Auckland 1001, New Zealand
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Reservations are a must. We were greeted warmly, and shown to a lovely table in the rear next to the windows which I would recommend requesting. They valet parked our car making it super easy. The dining room is warm and inviting with beautiful art...More

Thank AshishGuptasfo
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We were staying at the Via duct and found The Grove because it was close by. We were here for Valentines Days so they had a 5 course set menu. The setting felt like casual fine dining - ie fine dining but without being too...More

Thank TC77Syd
Reviewed 1 week ago

Family celebration dinner and the 7 course meal hit the spot. Gtreat wait staff , superb old and presentation and the flaming desert at the table was magic.

Thank Ken S
Reviewed 1 week ago

After going to Sidart, I was surprised to find The Grove as pleasant. Not knowing the history of the two restaurants, I now see the similarities. Even though I had a small Faux Pas and I believe the waiter saw me, he didn't say anything....More

2  Thank PeaceCorpsNorm
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great place great food wine and service Would defiantly do this again This is an experience and all that went really enjoyed the night

Thank 715judyh
Reviewed 1 week ago

There were 3 of us for dinner, we'd chosen the 7 course degustation and it was incredible -I stopped counting as there were so many "snacks" that were included and all dishes complimented each other. Service was great, food came out at just the right...More

Thank LynnBNZ
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was saddened by the recent closure of two of our favourite fancy dining options (Clooney and Merediths) so I booked a surprise birthday dinner for my wife back at the Grove, where we hadn't eaten for many years. This is the first time I've...More

Thank shaunlott68
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had reservations at another restaurant that closed without informing us. We called The Grove and begged for a table. Although the dining room was filled, they suggested we could dine in the bar, and promised a wonderful experience. The Grove is rated in the...More

Thank DittoD
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I travel to Auckland once a year and have been doing so for 16-17 years. I discovered The Grove a while ago and have to get my fix every year. Last night was amazing. Myself, wife and 2 friends had the degustation menu with wine...More

Thank Jeffrey B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Having had a disappointing meal the night before at Sidart we hoped for a better experience and we were not disappointed. This restaurant provided a meal to remember. We chose the 7 course tasting menu, each dish delivered excellent flavor and innovative presentation. We could...More

Thank Jac E
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Questions & Answers
Lee H
5 February 2018|
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Response from djmcenergy | Reviewed this property |
maybe email the restaurant, and supply more info
10 August 2017|
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Response from ICTBRO | Reviewed this property |
You should be fine with casual shoes, Auckland is a pretty informal city.
28 April 2017|
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Response from Terry C | Reviewed this property |
Hi Missjess8, This is a fine dining restaurant and not ideal for young children in my opinion.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: St Patrick's Square, Wyndham St, Auckland Central, Auckland 1001, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  Auckland Central
  • Phone Number: +64 9-368 4129
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