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Mikano

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1, Solent Street, Mechanics bay, Auckland 1001, New Zealand
+64 9-309 9514
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11:30 - 23:30
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 - 23:30
Mon - Fri 11:30 - 23:30
Sat 17:30 - 23:30
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Auckland, New Zealand
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4 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I have dined at this restaurant many times in the past and found the food to be exceptional, the service to be spot on, the ambience outstanding and overall been the reason why I keep returning for more. This is a restaurant that I always use for special occasions. My son was returning from Perth for a long awaited visit... More 

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Thank TaniaSteel
Auckland, New Zealand
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

created a special presentation for our anniversary for dessert the food was excellent quality and friendly service

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Thank 884michael
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Friendly, knowledgeable service. Food was beautifully presented and wine matched well. The only dampener on the evening was the rain!

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Thank ColanaNZ
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Another throughly enjoyable evening, wonderful food, great service, attentive staff but give you time and room to enjoy your meal with out rushing you. And the small details that make it extra special like small heart chocolates on your plate and a rose as you leave

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Thank mollieeng
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Went to Mikano for a family birthday dinner and had a great evening. Hadn't been there for a few years but the food and service was excellent. Attentive but not intrusive waitress and a superb location which got better as it got dark and the lights of the city came on.

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Thank Martin T
Da Lat, Vietnam
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great dinner for 7 of us - superb food, nice wine, great service Lamb, pork and sirloin was superb. Desserts were a highlight. The nz syrah wine also great

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Thank TravellingWithKidsx2
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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28 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a fabulous location- hard to beat in Auckland. However- let down by service and food. Seafood restaurant which does rubbery over cooked scallops and rare steak when you order medium. We go for the stunning view, knowing the food and service will not be up to scratch- a real shame!

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Thank Rebecca d
Auckland, New Zealand
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely setting by the heliport with stunning water view. Food was excellent and waiting staff ever present without being intrusive. Very informative, explaining each delivious course in detail. A definite recommendation and no doubt a return before long

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Thank Lars L
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Tonight was a very entertaining night. The waitress was very friendly who always offered up an explanation to how the food prepared was paired. The food itself was cooked beautifully and for mind the best item was the eye fillet which was cooked with wild mushrooms, veges and kumara mash. I am most likely going to return here for another... More 

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Thank Dexter H
Auckland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 162 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our first visit with the family ( seven of us plus two kids aged five and two) for lunch. The restaurant is spacious with elegant decor and offers a window to life at Mechanics Bay. The Wow was the unique experience of having our meal and seeing helicopters land and take off. This was the star attraction for the two... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$27 - US$31
Cuisine
Seafood, European, New Zealand, International, Contemporary, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 23:30
Monday
11:30 - 23:30
Tuesday
11:30 - 23:30
Wednesday
11:30 - 23:30
Thursday
11:30 - 23:30
Friday
11:30 - 23:30
Saturday
17:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1, Solent Street, Mechanics bay, Auckland 1001, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland Region  >  Auckland
  • Phone Number: +64 9-309 9514
Description
Welcome to Mikano, Auckland's most exciting dining experience.Mikano Restaurant sits directly above the heliport at Mechanics Bay overlooking the sparkling Auckland Harbour. You'll love the stunning selection of fresh seafood, fine meats and local produce, perfectly complimented by a fine wine list.With plenty of parking and close proximity to the city and motorways, Mikano is the perfect place for friends to meet.For an intimate evening, a relaxing lunch, or your next fantastic function, make sure you visit Mikano.

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