Eating and Drinking

Most Auckland Live venues offer in-house food and beverage options for your convenience. You can enjoy a snack and a pre-show drink in the theatre bars at our venues and at BOX in the Square Café and Bar in Aotea Square.

If you’re looking for something more substantial visit BOX Café and Bar on the terrace of the Aotea Centre or Stark’s Café and Bar at The Civic.

Auckland Live’s restaurant partners

Queens Head Bar and Eatery

The Queen’s Head Bar and Eatery is a gastro pub that celebrates its origins as one of the very first pubs in Auckland. Queen’s Head has a farm to table all-day dining menu featuring organic and locally sourced ingredients. Enjoy an ever-changing craft beer menu, courtesy of the Four Points Signature Best Brews programme which keeps even the most discerning beer lover happy.

Receive 10% off at Queen’s Head Bar and Eatery when you show your Auckland Live ticket.

Zest Restaurant

An award-winning Auckland restaurant and bar located in the heart of the Queen Street retail precinct. Regarded as one of the finest restaurants in Auckland, Zest’s relaxed atmosphere and mouth-watering menu makes it popular with guests and locals alike. The Dine and Dash menu (a two-course set menu and glass of wine) is perfect if you’re attending a show at one of our venues.

View the Zest menus here.

Other dining options for Auckland Live patrons

Receive 10% off at Debretts Kitchen and PappaRich.

Terms and conditions may apply, please check with restaurants

Other great restaurants and cafes:

Aotea Arts Quarter: