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Tony's Restaurant

#299 of 1,748 Restaurants in Auckland
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
European, New Zealand, Steakhouse, Australian
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32 Lorne Street, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
+64 9-373 2138
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 23:30
Closed now
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Sun - Sat 11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 23:30
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Lausanne, Switzerland
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47 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016

I have arrived at 8.30 to eat, plenty of empty tables, but the receptionist said "I have to checkn the resevations!" and Iasked at what time the kitchen would close, the answer was at 9 pm. Eventually the manager arrived and had such a bad "regard" to me, I could understand that they definitively did not want any more patrons

Thank Pierre R
England, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016

Tony’s is a good old fashioned restaurant where a party can chat and hear each other. We have been coming here for years and like the food, the ambiance and service, provided by a team of waitresses from around the world. Usually have the steak but also recommend the venison. The quality of the meat is good and grilled as... More 

Thank mrmothman
Auckland, New Zealand
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87 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016

We dined here early at 6.15pm as we were going to a show. It was quiet on arrival so we had the pick of tables. We shared some garlic bread as a starter which was ordinary. It was only lightly toasted on one side and was very mildly fused with garlic. I chose a sirloin with peppercorn sauce which was... More 

Thank Petermct61
Wellington, New Zealand
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386 reviews
237 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

Feels like your stepping back in time when you enter this establishment, and thats no bad thing. Nice ambience and plenty of space by the looks of it. I was well taken care of by the wait staff and enjoyed both the scallop starter and rib eye steak, medium was possibly a touch over but nit enough to stop me... More 

Thank Anthony G
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23 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

Had Lamb cutlets, steaks, seafood pasta, nachos, cheese cake, beef skewers and red wine... awesome dinner for value.. Highly recommended!

Thank rgtm168
Whangarei, New Zealand
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441 reviews
128 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 346 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

I used to come here as a student and then every month when I started work even though it entailed a drive into the city. The days of meals for less than $5 and red gingham are long gone and in fact, this is not really a cheap eats place with around $38 for a steak main for example, however,... More 

1 Thank Dr Benjamin P
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

What a wonderful setting, beautiful meals, and amazing ambiance. Party of 6. I had the seafood platter, everyone else had steak. Could not ask for a better meal.

Thank Joanne V
Grimsby, Canada
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184 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

Having newly arrived and getting my bearings. I realized that due to the time difference I was in need of dinner now. Came across this place, which by the way is a little more pricer. Hungry I was. Took in the chicken special with chowder. Let me say, that hit the spot. Was waited on nicely, no pressure to leave... More 

1 Thank Glenn A
Gold Coast
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253 reviews
181 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016

My wife and I dined here last weekend and the food was very good. My wife had a steak and it was cooked to perfection, I had the rack of lamb which was very good but was a bit small, 3 ribs instead of 2 would have been good. The restaurant has a nice intimate atmosphere and the staff are... More 

Thank skaz67
Bangkok, Thailand
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142 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 May 2016

I had a good memory about this place when I visited Auckland 5 years ago. So, I took my family there. The ambience was the same as what I remembered. We had good food and service.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
European, New Zealand, Steakhouse, Australian
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Open Hours
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 23:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 23:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 23:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 23:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 23:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 23:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 32 Lorne Street, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland Region  >  Auckland
  • Phone Number: +64 9-373 2138

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