Best pubs in Auckland

Check out the top pubs in Auckland, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Galbraith's Alehouse
1. Galbraith's Alehouse
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25 local reviews
2 Mount Eden Rd, Eden Terrace
Open · Closes 11:00 PM
+64 9-379 3557
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Simon
The first of the new wave of craft breweries in NZ; opened in the early 90s, and still going strong…
Janice
Best Gastro Pub in Auckland. Great beer selection with outstanding food to match, cosy warm inviting…
Charlotte
The best pub in New Zealand is five minutes walk away. Nice food, amazing beers, and a warm, pubby atmosphere,…
1. Galbraith's Alehouse
1. Galbraith's Alehouse
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25 local reviews
2 Mount Eden Rd, Eden Terrace
Open · Closes 11:00 PM
+64 9-379 3557
Simon
Simon
The first of the new wave of craft breweries in NZ; opened in the early 90s, and still going strong. Traditional town pub atmosphere, nice…
Janice
Janice
Best Gastro Pub in Auckland. Great beer selection with outstanding food to match, cosy warm inviting atmosphere its our go to for night time…
Charlotte
Charlotte
The best pub in New Zealand is five minutes walk away. Nice food, amazing beers, and a warm, pubby atmosphere, even if the clientele is a…
2. The Riverhead
2. The Riverhead
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34 local reviews
68 Queen St, Riverhead
Open · Closes 11:00 PM
+64 9-412 8902
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Yelena
There’s nothing better than hitting the road (or ferry) and heading to New Zealand’s oldest riverside tavern,…
Monique
The Landing Restaurant - Connected to an airy outside deck surrounded by 100 year oak trees, The Landing…
Leanne
The Riverhead Pub is gorgeous. It is the oldest pub in NZ and sits on a river. You can sit and have lunch or…
2. The Riverhead
2. The Riverhead
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34 local reviews
68 Queen St, Riverhead
Open · Closes 11:00 PM
+64 9-412 8902
Yelena
Yelena
There’s nothing better than hitting the road (or ferry) and heading to New Zealand’s oldest riverside tavern, The Riverhead. It has a lot to…
Monique
Monique
The Landing Restaurant - Connected to an airy outside deck surrounded by 100 year oak trees, The Landing Restaurant provides a fantastic…
Leanne
Leanne
The Riverhead Pub is gorgeous. It is the oldest pub in NZ and sits on a river. You can sit and have lunch or dinner out on the balcony with…
3. wimbledon tavern
3. wimbledon tavern
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8 local reviews
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Leo & Jillian
Historic Wimbledon Tavern is a true country pub, original in style and setting. An enduring oasis that has…
3. wimbledon tavern
3. wimbledon tavern
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8 local reviews
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Leo & Jillian
Leo & Jillian
Historic Wimbledon Tavern is a true country pub, original in style and setting. An enduring oasis that has been welcoming travelers for 125…
4. The Good Home
4. The Good Home
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12 local reviews
570 Whangaparaoa Rd, Stanmore Bay
Open · Closes 11:45 PM
+64 9-320 5616
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Katey
Our local pub. When you first come to our home you'll drive past this bar. It's got quiz night on Wednesdays,…
Denise And Mark
Great atmosphere, friendly bar staff, good pub food and specials on most nights of the week including 2 for 1…
Elizabeth
Our local pub - watch a game on the big screen, gather with the family or meet friends for a drink.
4. The Good Home
4. The Good Home
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12 local reviews
570 Whangaparaoa Rd, Stanmore Bay
Open · Closes 11:45 PM
+64 9-320 5616
Katey
Katey
Our local pub. When you first come to our home you'll drive past this bar. It's got quiz night on Wednesdays, and if there's a game on they…
Denise And Mark
Denise And Mark
Great atmosphere, friendly bar staff, good pub food and specials on most nights of the week including 2 for 1 on Tuesdays. Kids are very…
Elizabeth
Elizabeth
Our local pub - watch a game on the big screen, gather with the family or meet friends for a drink.
5. Northern Steamship
5. Northern Steamship
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8 local reviews
Quay St, Auckland
Open · Closes 11:30 PM
09-374 3952
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Paul & Emily
A well-known pub with Macs Beer on tap and a welcoming vibe
5. Northern Steamship
5. Northern Steamship
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8 local reviews
Quay St, Auckland
Open · Closes 11:30 PM
09-374 3952
Paul & Emily
Paul & Emily
A well-known pub with Macs Beer on tap and a welcoming vibe
6. Lord Kitchener
6. Lord Kitchener
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7 local reviews
6 Kitchener Rd, Auckland
Open · Closes 12:00 AM (midnight)
09-815 1933
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Andy
Great spot for a cold beer or wine and some casual pub food. This place has great atmosphere, plenty of space…
Summer
A vibrant local pub provides great atmasphere, food and music, great for catching up with friends or just…
Frank
Great pub with a busy vibe. They do good pizzas (though a bit pricey) and great pub food. When you're hungry…
6. Lord Kitchener
6. Lord Kitchener
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7 local reviews
6 Kitchener Rd, Auckland
Open · Closes 12:00 AM (midnight)
09-815 1933
Andy
Andy
Great spot for a cold beer or wine and some casual pub food. This place has great atmosphere, plenty of space and is family friendly. The…
Summer
Summer
A vibrant local pub provides great atmasphere, food and music, great for catching up with friends or just chilling out. (Within walking…
Frank
Frank
Great pub with a busy vibe. They do good pizzas (though a bit pricey) and great pub food. When you're hungry you have to chase the waiters a…
7. Murphyslaw Irish Bar
7. Murphyslaw Irish Bar
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8 local reviews
200 Great South Rd, Papakura
Open · Closes 11:00 PM
09-294 9054
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Lynne
Great atmosphere of an old English pub with lots of character & awesome steaks (recommend the green pepper…
Kay
Good pub grub and has the option of using a free courtesy van, Irish music & bands. Indoor & outdoor…
Rebekah
Great pub meals and atmosphere at this Irish pub just a few kilometres south.
7. Murphyslaw Irish Bar
7. Murphyslaw Irish Bar
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8 local reviews
200 Great South Rd, Papakura
Open · Closes 11:00 PM
09-294 9054
Lynne
Lynne
Great atmosphere of an old English pub with lots of character & awesome steaks (recommend the green pepper corn sauce).
Kay
Kay
Good pub grub and has the option of using a free courtesy van, Irish music & bands. Indoor & outdoor seating.
Rebekah
Rebekah
Great pub meals and atmosphere at this Irish pub just a few kilometres south.
8. Northcote Tavern
8. Northcote Tavern
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12 local reviews
37 Queen St, Northcote
Closed · Opens Wednesday 11:00 AM
+64 9-480 7707
BarPoint of interestEstablishment
Lepa
The historic "Tav" has been serving the people of Northcote Point since 1884 making it one of the oldest pubs…
Keith And Sue
Quaint pub located in the oldest part of Northcote, a short walk from the Northcote Point wharf, or a 10…
Bronnie
The iconic Northern Tavern serves great pub food and drinks in a relaxed and friendly manner. Great for…
8. Northcote Tavern
8. Northcote Tavern
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12 local reviews
37 Queen St, Northcote
Closed · Opens Wednesday 11:00 AM
+64 9-480 7707
Lepa
Lepa
The historic "Tav" has been serving the people of Northcote Point since 1884 making it one of the oldest pubs in Aukland. Just newly…
Keith And Sue
Keith And Sue
Quaint pub located in the oldest part of Northcote, a short walk from the Northcote Point wharf, or a 10 minute drive from our house. Great…
Bronnie
Bronnie
The iconic Northern Tavern serves great pub food and drinks in a relaxed and friendly manner. Great for sitting outside in the sun on a…
9. The Zookeeper's Son
9. The Zookeeper's Son
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22 local reviews
715 Mt Albert Rd, Auckland
Open · Closes 11:30 PM
09-625 7550
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Wayne
Our local bar. Great atmosphere, sports bar, and very good pub food. Walking distance. (you can always get a…
Simon & Lilah
This is a cool pub with a great vibe. It does have louder music and has good pub meals.
Stephen
Catch the bus 295 towards Ellerslie for four stops to this lively pub.
9. The Zookeeper's Son
9. The Zookeeper's Son
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22 local reviews
715 Mt Albert Rd, Auckland
Open · Closes 11:30 PM
09-625 7550
Wayne
Wayne
Our local bar. Great atmosphere, sports bar, and very good pub food. Walking distance. (you can always get a cab back)
Simon & Lilah
Simon & Lilah
This is a cool pub with a great vibe. It does have louder music and has good pub meals.
Stephen
Stephen
Catch the bus 295 towards Ellerslie for four stops to this lively pub.
10. Malt Bar & Restaurant
10. Malt Bar & Restaurant
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15 local reviews
442 Richmond Road, Auckland
Open · Closes 12:00 AM (midnight)
09-360 9537
Establishment
Kaine
If you are after a pub then this place has lost of different beers available and standard pub meals. They…
Belinda
Local pub, family friendly. Great for an early kids dinner or to watch sport. Has an outside deck area with…
Rachel
Family friendly pub - great for an afternoon trip or to watch a game.
10. Malt Bar & Restaurant
10. Malt Bar & Restaurant
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15 local reviews
442 Richmond Road, Auckland
Open · Closes 12:00 AM (midnight)
09-360 9537
Kaine
Kaine
If you are after a pub then this place has lost of different beers available and standard pub meals. They have a great outdoor area if you…
Belinda
Belinda
Local pub, family friendly. Great for an early kids dinner or to watch sport. Has an outside deck area with fireplace
Rachel
Rachel
Family friendly pub - great for an afternoon trip or to watch a game.
11. Karangahape Road
11. Karangahape Road
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55 local reviews
Karangahape Rd, Auckland
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Bobbie & Luna
One of the big nightlife areas of Auckland. Great for a late night lined with bars, pubs, and cabarets. Easy…
Shonagh
The most interesting, alternative, funky, cool neighbourhood in Auckland Central - it has everything: DJ and…
11. Karangahape Road
11. Karangahape Road
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55 local reviews
Karangahape Rd, Auckland
Bobbie & Luna
Bobbie & Luna
One of the big nightlife areas of Auckland. Great for a late night lined with bars, pubs, and cabarets. Easy to access via buses 267, 255,…
Shonagh
Shonagh
The most interesting, alternative, funky, cool neighbourhood in Auckland Central - it has everything: DJ and live music venues, pubs, cafes…
12. The Kingslander
12. The Kingslander
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18 local reviews
470 New North Rd, Kingsland
Open · Closes 1:00 AM
+64 9-849 5777
BarRestaurantPoint of interest
Guest Easy Team
Great pub for drinks, food, dinner, lunch. Family friendly. Sometimes live music or DJ. Great views from the…
Jenny
Pub with great atmosphere, and they sever a great stone grill Steak.
Alex
The second best pub to watch the rugby or enjoy a night out.
12. The Kingslander
12. The Kingslander
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18 local reviews
470 New North Rd, Kingsland
Open · Closes 1:00 AM
+64 9-849 5777
Guest Easy Team
Guest Easy Team
Great pub for drinks, food, dinner, lunch. Family friendly. Sometimes live music or DJ. Great views from the dining area.
Jenny
Jenny
Pub with great atmosphere, and they sever a great stone grill Steak.
Alex
Alex
The second best pub to watch the rugby or enjoy a night out.