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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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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 yesterday via mobile

There are only 2 sets of meals to be chosen: 4-dish or 7-dish. The waiter kept in secret on what’s the dishes were about and say it’s a surprise from the chef! We had the 7-dish and all of them were in high quality. We...More

Thank kenniscck
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

What a fantastic dining experience from the friendly staff in to the amazing wine. The food was incredible. Good Ingredients treated it with love.

Thank Mervin R
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We visited The Grove for our sons birthday and from the moment we walked through the door we were looked after superbly! In our party, we had 1 person gluten free, 1 person with a shellfish allergy and all were pescatarian. All of these requirements...More

Thank 3robinsons
Reviewed 3 days ago

We had a New Year's dinner in this restaurant. The food was excellent and at the level of fine international dining. If Guide Michelin had rated NZ, this restaurant would undoubtedly earn at least one star. The wine pairing was also very good. Relaxed ambiance...More

Thank FreqTravStockholm
Reviewed 4 days ago

The Grove has a good reputation amongst Aucklanders who regularly dine out. We had lunch there before Christmas. The only choices were either a four or a seven course degustation menu and with an evening dinner invitation ahead of us we chose the more modest...More

Thank GBSLondon
Reviewed 6 days ago

My husband and I spent some time in Auckland, as part of our Honeymoon and wanted a special treat. We are both complete foodies and love our wine. If this sounds like you then you must visit this restaurant. You are offered 4 or 7...More

Thank WendyJD66
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was our 1 st time in Auckland and we had read lots of reviews on this restaurant! And they we’re all true... The food was amazing as well as the service ! I recommend this restaurant if you want a high end dinner with...More

Thank MacaroniGalore
Reviewed 1 week ago

9 course degustation, was nicely done. When asked, informed not keen on raw but even ate things wouldnt normally, (raw tuna) but did struggle with the wagu steak course which was very rare and chewy. Overall very nice and service exceptional explaining the different courses,...More

Thank AucklandDevon11
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of the best dining experiences that we have ever had. The food was great, paired with some lovely, small lot vintage lot wines. The wait service, was unpretentious and professional.

Thank Freddie754
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our experience at the Grove was excellent. The daily menu was a an exposition of NZ’s best produce served with modern and innovative flair. Service was faultless. We had an exceptional experience and would highly recommend this restaurant to anyone staying in Auckland. 5 stars.

Thank Harrigl
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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.
Trudi G
27 February 2017|
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Response from Glyn B | Reviewed this property |
it is defiantly recommended ... great online service ... font be scared about the time you are expected to eat for 2-3 hours .... it's very very good though
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine
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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