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Bracu

$$$$European, ,
49 Main Road, Bombay, Auckland 2675, New Zealand
+64 9-236 1030
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Overview
  • Excellent74%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“souffle” (4 reviews)
“duck” (13 reviews)
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CUISINES
European, New Zealand, Contemporary, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
49 Main Road, Bombay, Auckland 2675, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 262 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

When : Wednesday evening -7pm What did we have: 7 course degustation Ambiance : very pleasant... (not busy on Wednesday evening) Food deliciousness : * * * * /5 Staff : * * * * /5 Price $109 pp (matching wine +$59pp) Overall was a...More

Thank Johnny L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I would just like to thank the whole team of bracu for their hospitality for having us. The party enjoyed the experience of shooting and dining. Baretta shooting was fun thrilled moments that they have enjoyed plus with amazing food delivered to our table which...More

Thank siobelita
Reviewed 5 September 2017

Three generations went for father's day lunch and were not disappointed. An amuse bouche of a freshly shucked oyster went down a treat, though being an ex-olive grower was a tad disappointed that the olives accompanying the pleasant olive oil and tasty home baked sourdough...More

Thank Tykedownunder
Reviewed 11 August 2017

Got a great Grabone deal for an Autumn 4 course degustation. We weren't disappointed, each dish exceeded the last. Enjoyed the extra touches of the complimentary bubbles & a lovely gift from the siminovich oil range. Looking forward to next time.

Thank Julie M
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Great people.Friendly, helpful and knowledgeable Great Service Great food Great scenery. A complete dining experience.

Thank kimM7528CJ
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Credit where credit is due, Went back to Bracu after my previous review around the service deteriorating and after being contacted by Errol decided to come back. The food was again of a high standard and the service we received was exceptional. Errol appreciate the...More

Thank Kiwiflier23
Reviewed 20 July 2017

The Simunovich Estate (in which this restaurant is nestled) is a wonderful surrounding - a few km off the beaten track. I had not visited in a few years and being about to leave the Auckland area, I decided to visit again (although I confess...More

Thank KarleyKat
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Have eaten here three times over the past few years (not a lot I realise) and have been underwhelmed each time. Yes, location and décor are superb. Yes, the staff I have encountered have been good. Yes, the food is exquisitely presented and yes, most...More

Thank amandaaA6674MT
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Went for a meal in late June. Impressed by the atmosphere and the location in the olive orchards. Wish it had been light, because I understand the scenery is lovely. The food was well presented, tasty and of good quality. My negatives are that, for...More

Thank Keen72
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

Excellent 4 course lunch on a fine day amongst the olive trees. A warm welcome, and friendly attentive wait staff. Well presented food with great flavours. Can't wait till next time.

Thank Derek P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$16 - US$28
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Validated Parking
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 49 Main Road, Bombay, Auckland 2675, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  Bombay
  • Phone Number: +64 9-236 1030
  • E-mail
Description
Simunovich Olive Estate is home to a unique restaurant, Bracu, which takes its name from the Adriatic island of Brac, the place where our olive growing tradition began.Nestled amid the stunning olive grove of the Simunovich Olive Estate, Bracu Restaurant offers elegant and contemporary fine dining in a truly exceptional setting. Experience the exquisite dishes prepared by talented Head Chef Mikey Newlands with seasonal offerings from the Estate's own gardens and passionate local producers while you relax on the all-weather veranda or inside the magnificently restyled Kauri villa.Just 35 minutes from central Auckland, with breathtaking views across the vast olive grove and the rolling pastures of the Bombay Hills, Bracu is Auckland's finest country restaurant.
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