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The Grove

St Patrick's Square, Wyndham St, Auckland Central, Auckland 1001, New Zealand
+64 9-368 4129
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good12%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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French, European, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
St Patrick's Square, Wyndham St, Auckland Central, Auckland 1001, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Not sure what to say other than everything from reception, the cocktails, the amazing discrete attention to one of our guests allergy requirements, the beautiful degustation menu with accompanying wines was to die for...

Thank jamespascoe
Reviewed 2 days ago

I was very impressed with Grove. We did the 4-course tasting menu and I had the wine pairing. The service was impeccable, the food inspired, and the presentation memorable. Will definitely return next time I'm in in Auckland.

Thank Planetprowler
Reviewed 3 days ago

What an amazing dinner..from the friendly greeting at the door, to the fabulous, unobtrusive service, to the delicious and adventurous food...one of the best dining experiences ever. We will definitely return when we come back to Auckland...I can’t recommend this restaurant highly enough. For you...More

Thank grapefruit155
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were visiting Auckland from Melbourne our 25th wedding anniversary and decided on The Grove for our last night. We had had some spectacular food over the 5 days but The Grove was the definite highlight. We had the full degustation menu with pairing wines...More

1  Thank SallyHoha
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited The Grove one week then Sidart the next - How does one compare? Both are excellent. At The Grove we had to book for 8.45pm. We didn't get to our table for about an hour as the earlier guests had not left. We were...More

Thank Paul M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A great restaurant choice for a special occasion. We had the 7 course degustation menu which came with several pre dinner snacks which were extremely delicious. Each dish is artfully crafted combining ingredients and flavours often not seen together. The staff are professional, warm and...More

Thank TinaLLea
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food was excellent, the wine was even better and the staff the greatest. We had a wonderful waiter named Comet (I think) and a waitress that oversaw the wine pairing. The bartender was super friendly and in the whole very professional. Would go recommend...More

Thank LulunOompa
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I secured a reservation at the Grove not knowing for sure what their menu was (because there wasn't any). Undaunted we proceeded (due as much to the fine recommendations this place has received). The faith was well placed. The choice (upon being...More

Thank daveO7659XN
Reviewed 1 week ago

I dined with my husband and brother this week and it was my first time at The Grove since they changed from A La Carte to an exclusively degustation menu. Previously I have dined here about 3 times A La Carte and always found it...More

1  Thank kristabel2016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Having reached the end of a month on holiday in new Zealand I booked the Grove in the expectation of somethong good. We were not disappointed. We went for the 4 course degustation ($99) Highlights - crayfish resotto (extra $20) which contained potato not rice!...More

Thank Mawingo
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10 August 2017|
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Response from ICTBRO | Reviewed this property |
You should be fine with casual shoes, Auckland is a pretty informal city.
28 April 2017|
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Response from Terry C | Reviewed this property |
Hi Missjess8, This is a fine dining restaurant and not ideal for young children in my opinion.
Trudi G
27 February 2017|
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Response from Glyn B | Reviewed this property |
it is defiantly recommended ... great online service ... font be scared about the time you are expected to eat for 2-3 hours .... it's very very good though
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: St Patrick's Square, Wyndham St, Auckland Central, Auckland 1001, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  Auckland Central
  • Phone Number: +64 9-368 4129
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