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Buffalo Bar And Grill

€€ - €€€Steakhouse, , Seafood
145 Quay Street, Shed 23 Princes Wharf, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
+64 9-366 6046
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  • Very good27%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible9%
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Steakhouse, Grill, Seafood, Wine Bar
€€ - €€€
145 Quay Street, Shed 23 Princes Wharf, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Enjoyed a few drinks on a Saturday afternoon watching the Volvo Round the World Yacht race vessels race in the harbour. Quiet location at the viaduct basin bottom of Queen St Auckland city. Good service and the food looked good too.

Thank 586shane
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were recommended to go to this restaurant when we were in Auckland and we're so pleased we went.The restaurant next door El Limon is also owned by the same owner so you can choose from both menus which gave us a great selection.Lovely ambience...More

1  Thank Pam A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We chose this restaurant as the name suggested rustic bistro food and we were both very hungry. It was however more fine dining. The location and setting is lovely and the staff were professional and friendly. My husband was disappointed with his mussels in creamy...More

Thank Bev F
Reviewed 9 February 2018

Great place for lunch or dinner with a refreshingly different food menu. Buffalo also has an extensive drinks menu. Some greatly daily meal specials. Food is delicious and the menu is quite diverse so there is something for everyone to enjoy. The service is efficient...More

Thank limeclaw
Reviewed 8 February 2018

My wife and I came here based purely on the menu. It's nice sometimes to get away from the standard offerings. The manager/owner gave a warm welcome and excellent service. It's a lovely menu with dishes such as ostrich and venison, the wine list is...More

Thank jonnyac
Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

Our first day after travelling from Eastern Canada for 24 hours and we were tired, but wanted a light supper at 8 pm. We walked all the way down the quay, not attracted by any of the menus at the half dozen restaurants. They all...More

Thank Compuvideo
Reviewed 2 February 2018 via mobile

Went to buffalo after being ignored at euro by snobby staff, outstanding service, excellent food, highly recommend

Thank Shirley B
Mrugesh M, General Manager at Buffalo Bar And Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 3 February 2018

Hi Shirley Thanks for your positive feedback. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed the experience. Looking forward to serve you again in near future. Kind Regards, Buffalo bar and Grill Management

Reviewed 30 January 2018

The Buffalo has a good waterside location with views of the Auckland Bridge and harbor. The menu is varied and includes things like venison and ostrich that you do not normally see offered. The food is well cooked to order and tasty. The staff does...More

Thank johnsokl223
Reviewed 26 January 2018 via mobile

We had once again a grabone voucher and made it a bit early to the restaurant. We ordered mango mocktails along with garlic bread & spicy chicken wings. For mains it was beef & lamb with roast vege on the side. The food was perfectly...More

Thank trawellguru
Reviewed 21 January 2018

Ate here 3 out of the 7 days I was in Auckland. Excellant food and wine and Nick makes you very welcome and nothing is too much trouble for him and his staff. Never had a bad meal here.

Thank Ian M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$50
Steakhouse, Grill, Seafood, Wine Bar
Dinner, Drinks, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, View, Kids, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:00
16:00 - 00:00
16:00 - 00:00
16:00 - 00:00
16:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 145 Quay Street, Shed 23 Princes Wharf, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  Auckland Central
  • Phone Number: +64 9-366 6046
  • E-mail
Buffalo Bar and Grill is located in Heart of Auckland City on Princes Wharf facing the stunning view of Auckland harbour bridge . Specially known for its Steak, Wild meats , Chicken Wings and Pork Ribs .
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