We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The V Grill

95-97 Customs Street West, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
(09) 307-09957
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent26%
  • Very good37%
  • Average22%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“seafood pot” (7 reviews)
“ribs” (11 reviews)
“brownie” (4 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
95-97 Customs Street West, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (240)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 217 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Coming from UK, we take every opportunity to eat outside when we are on holiday, so did so at the V Grill. Despite moving tables we could not get away from cigarette smoke drifting in from the adjacent establishment. The waitress was sympathetic and bemoaned...More

Thank NomadicTeachers
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I decided to dine here despite it being quite empty - it was a quiet night at most places around the Viaduct. The BBQ Ribs were very average - poor grade fatty meat - and not much flavour in their BBQ sauce. Service was okay...More

Thank Anwil51
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here for dinner as we were after a nice steak before heading home for a night in; weather was turning cold and rainy. We both ordered the Sirloin Steak 250gm; mine medium rare and my friends medium well with chips and veges. Have to...More

Thank Kelly T
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

For somewhere located on the waterfront I would expect better food. The lamb sandwich although said it spiced didn't have any flavour on the outside. I also didn't like the music it was a weird mixture of 80s music.

Thank amycara_w
Reviewed 6 August 2017

After wandering around the Viaduct for a while we decided to have dinner here. They were not busy so it made for a good quiet meal. The staff were attentive and friendly and thought to make suggestions that were helpful which was good, the meal...More

Thank Craig H
Reviewed 23 July 2017

A great place to eat, not a huge selection of food available but what we did eat on several visits was always well cooked and the service was good and the prices were really reasonable. We sat outside and enjoyed the atmosphere.

Thank pmgreenwood
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

We entered and the awning created a spout to drench us. That should have been all we needed to turn around... Two of the three meals were wrong. A medium rare steak was well over done. The chips were obviously fried in old oil. It...More

Thank deb075
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

Read other reviews but my wife and myself could not fault this restaurant. I had the T-bone steak and my wife the lamb shank which were both superb along with an excellent bottle of Shiraz. The service was excellent as well.

Thank RObbo60_11
A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

Good menu, very reasonably priced. Steak cooked to perfection. Scenery brilliant.Will certainly go back.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 12 June 2017

The V Grill consistently delivers good quality NZ fare, it's a go-to for business trips for either dining alone or with clients or colleagues. The meat has always been cooked just as ordered and there are excellent wine and beer pairing choices. The service is...More

Thank kts17
Nearby Restaurants
Soul Bar and Bistro
1,525 reviews
.02 km away
Monsoon Poon
602 reviews
.09 km away
Oyster & Chop
378 reviews
.03 km away
Dr Rudi's Rooftop Brewing Co.
124 reviews
.06 km away
Nearby Attractions
New Zealand Maritime Museum
884 reviews
.19 km away
Coast-to-Coast Walkway
121 reviews
.12 km away
Auckland i-SITE Visitor Information Centre - Princes Wharf
33 reviews
.24 km away
T Galleria by DFS, Auckland
11 reviews
.30 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from The V Grill staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Kids, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 95-97 Customs Street West, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  Auckland Central
  • Phone Number: (09) 307-09957
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing