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Botswana Butchery

) #46 of 1,913 Restaurants in Auckland €€€€ Steakhouse, European,
99 Quay Street | Ferry Building, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
+64 9-307 6966
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good27%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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11:00 - 23:00All hours
Steakhouse, European, New Zealand, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
99 Quay Street | Ferry Building, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The location of this restaurant is excellent - In the ferry terminal overlooking the water taxis. The cleaver door handles make for an amazing first impression! There is a good selection on the menu for food and wine with an emphasis of course on meat...More

Thank Kiwiontour_50
Reviewed 4 days ago

Took advantage of the $55+ 2 course menu for Auckland Food Month with $35 for 2 glasses of matched wines. For entrée my wife ordered Coromandel green lipped mussels and received a bowlful of large and tasty mussels in an excellent broth. I chose the...More

Thank Tykedownunder
Reviewed 4 days ago

My partner took me here for a romantic birthday dinner. I've walked past here so many times, but never been in to eat. I was not disappointed. Service was polite and, although it took a wee while to get drinks, the waiter did advise right...More

Thank Reekie_Red
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I went Botswana Butchery as I was looking for somewhere to get breakfast before going to Waiheke. They had a reasonable selection to choose from on the breakfast menu, I was there around 8:45am so it was a bit quite but the service was good...More

Thank Irish_Kiwi77
Reviewed 5 days ago

I had tried to book online the night before we came across from Waiheke on the ferry. I didn't receive a reply. Upon arriving two staff members saw me but continued to chat for at least two minutes. We were seated and ordered a bottle...More

Thank Inverness1966
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Last night in Auckland wanted a special place with friends that had looked after us!! Lovely place to enter and eat - sat down and smelt wonderful - the service to ask us for drinks took 15 minutes and to ask us for food was...More

1  Thank Chrisc-1214
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome night with the most delicious food and wine accompanied by perfect service. Thank you Botswana Butchery.

Thank Mary F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The ambiance of the restaurant is nice and relaxing. We had dinner without the kids and the options was good and well priced. Our previous experience was not something to write home about, but our most recent one showed that they lifted the bar.

Thank AklFamily
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

2nd time here and thoroughly enjoyed it. The slow cooked lamb is an absolute delight. Price a little high, however it is worth it. Enjoy!

Thank Cholomley
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Came here with friends while visiting Auckland. We had a lovely meal here with excellent quality steaks and great service. Would definitely recommend, even though it is not cheap

Thank Pieter B
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10 April 2016|
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Response from Paul A | Reviewed this property |
Definitely book to guarantee a table. Was very busy when we went
10 April 2016|
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Response from Toby T | Reviewed this property |
I would give them a call on +64 9307 6966 or send them an Email you will have to jump on line, hope this helps you !!!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$29
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 99 Quay Street | Ferry Building, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland Region  >  Auckland
  • Phone Number: +64 9-307 6966
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Botswana Butchery, one of Auckland's newest waterfront restaurant, combines premium produce, wine and local ingredients from the Auckland region with the best of what Central Otago can offer Located in the historic Ferry Building on Quay Street, Botswana Butchery brings a taste of the South to the heart of Auckland city. The restaurant offers lunch, dinner and bar menus in gorgeous surroundings. The ethos of 'fun dining' is key to Botswana Auckland, which is plush and wonderfully distinctive but also welcoming and fun. Botswana Butchery is all about relaxed, fun dining in a premium atmosphere. Botswana Butchery is well known in Central Otago with a restaurant in Queenstown and is highly regarded for providing sumptuous meals and superb service in opulent surroundings. Following its popular 'sister' restaurant, the Auckland restaurant produces fabulously flavoursome, succulent meals from the best local produce with high levels of service and attention to detail at every stage of its wine and food delivery. The restaurant seats approximately 120 guests inside and up to 40 on the terrace outside. Open from 11am until late, Botswana Butchery is the perfect option for an exciting new dining experience.
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