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Wyndham St, Auckland 1001, New Zealand
+64 9-368 4129
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Saturday
Closed
Hours:
Mon - Wed 18:00 - 22:00
Thu - Fri 12:00 - 15:00
Thu - Sat 18:00 - 23:00
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Auckland
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62 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We have been heard of this restaurant for a while, but never got a chance to visit. Here comes to our birthday celebration, giving us the great opportunity to try this fantastic restaurant. We were there on 14th November 2016, it was Monday, this also gives us the chance to try the Chef Special Menu with a reasonable price, we... More 

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Thank Tsung-Yin
Brisbane, Australia
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76 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We ate here on a Monday night and took advantage of the chef's choice degustation for $69.00 instead of the usual $89.00. I upgraded to the crayfish for an extra $20.00 and thought it was well worth it. Each course was delicious and service was assured and professional. The room has a warm ambience and our waiter from the Loire... More 

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Thank WaWa1963
Perth, Australia
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17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We arrived and were greeted and seated with friendly smile and style and the service continued to be outstanding all night. We both ordered the nine course offer and glad we did as I'm sure 5 courses were not going to be enough. Sounds silly but they are 5 very small courses so 9 was perfect and all very nice... More 

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Thank Ben A
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20 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We had the 5 course degustation menu. We liked how we could choose any 5 dishes combination. The intensity of sweet tomato combined with the morton bay bugs was devine, the flavours with the lamb were superb, and the grade 9 wagyu hanger steak was full of flavour, succulent, and cooked to perfection. An impressive restaurant, up there with the... More 

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1 Thank creena1212
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wanted a dinning experience to share with my family on our trip to NZ and was not disappointed. Wonderful meal and service, would definitely recommend.

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1 Thank Sandra S
Auckland, New Zealand
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I give the staff 10 out of 10. They were all engaging - right form the moment we walked in, including the bar staff ! Food was also very good at a 9/10 and well worth the visit. We had the 5 course blind degustation which was a great choice. Staff checked for any dislikes and accommodated these for us.... More 

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Thank Wosa1963
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I were fortunate enough to visit this fantastic restaurant on a short trip to Auckland after reading several good reviews. We reviewed the menu online beforehand and were genuinely excited to have a fantastic meal in the city centre. Upon arriving, we were greeted with friendly staff and had a fantastic waitress who was originally from Peru.... More 

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Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
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25 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to this restaurant for our wedding anniversary dinner and were not disappointed. The ambience and decor is subtle , relaxing and very welcoming. Staff friendly , courteous and helpful and like other high end eateries, explain their wonderful food upon serving. This is useful as the food here is very creative and prepared in an original way ,... More 

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Thank Mal_McGarrigle
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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26 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Exceptional cuisine. Beautifully balanced, textured, and flavoured dishes. Without question one of the finest dining establishments - not just in Auckland - but in New Zealand. We highly recommend the degustation menus. The finest of waiting staff. A place of quiet sophistication. If you seek refined dining, with exceptionally professional service, then The Grove is an absolute must to visit.

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Thank Samuel C
Gisborne, New Zealand
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16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Very chic, very refined, and yet if you are a tour'st and you don't have a fancy thing to wear, you won't feel awkward. We chose a five course menu. I don't like sea food, so we decided to eat mostly the red meat options Wagyu and the lamb were perfect. But for me, the agnolotti was outstanding. And the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
European, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Monday
18:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
18:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
18:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Saturday
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Wyndham St, Auckland 1001, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland Region  >  Auckland
  • Phone Number: +64 9-368 4129

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?