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The CUT Restaurant & Bar

) #135 of 1,913 Restaurants in Auckland €€ - €€€ , Gluten Free Options
59 Federal Street | Corner of Federal & Kingston Street, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
+64 9-375 5966
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Overview
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good37%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
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“steak” (19 reviews)
Open Now
06:00 - 23:00All hours
CUISINES
New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
59 Federal Street | Corner of Federal & Kingston Street, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
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Reviewed yesterday

Food was OK. However the service was real slow, food just warm by the time it arrived and drink arrived after the meal was finished. It's far from cheap do in my opinion not good value for money

Thank SMWelli
Reviewed 1 week ago

I really enjoyed my visits to The Cut, one for dessert and then once for the incredible brekkie buffet. Excellent pricing, well presented décor and food, impressive and friendly customer service, delicious selection of high quality options. Very happy to recommend. Was a very enjoyable...More

Thank SD2606
Vince P, Manager at The CUT Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear SD2606, Thank you for your great review! It's nice to hear that you made multiple visits during your most recent visit with us. With the refurbishment that took place at the beginning of the year, it is great to hear that the decor improvements...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Dinner for two at The CUT. Walked in no reservation needed. The couldn’t fault the service and food was delicious. Shared antipasto for appetizer and had pork belly and lamb shoulder with sides of veges. Everything was a good size portion but the lamb shoulder...More

Thank Chemonk2005
Vince P, Manager at The CUT Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear Chemonk2005, Thank you for your great review! Our winter menu has received a lot of positive feed back to date and we're happy to see that you took the opportunity to share your experience on TripAdvisor. We hope to see you again soon. Kind...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We came here for restaurant month, and boy we weren't disappointed. We had the pork ribs, the wagyu burger and then the date pudding for dessert. It was all fantastic, and the serving sizes were quite large, I couldn't finish all my meal! The service...More

Thank 1993Kiwi
Vince P, Manager at The CUT Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear 1993Kiwi, Thank you for your awesome review!! Restaurant Month is an exciting time of the year for a lot of Auckland restaurants and we're happy that you were able to enjoy our special menu. We will also have a stand at the Street Eats...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had the breakfast in the morning and Dinner in the evening. Both services were top notch. The staff were friendly and welcoming. Enjoyed the food. Kitchen staff done a wonderful job. I ordered mid-rare steak and thats exactly how it came. I have been to...More

Thank Les J
Vince P, Manager at The CUT Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Les J, Thank you for your great review! We were happy to see that you were able to dine with us on more than one occasion during your most recent stay. We appreciate that you took the time to share your experience and we...More

Reviewed 17 July 2017

Ordered a fillet steak medium rare. Excellently cooked and presented accompanied by a fine Malbec. Good value for he meal too

Thank phill880
Vince P, Manager at The CUT Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Dear phill880, Thank you for your great review! We appreciate that you have taken the time to share your dining experience and we look forward to having you dine with us again soon. Kind regards, Vince Patena Food & Beverage Manager Rydges Auckland

Reviewed 25 June 2017

We enjoyed our meal in this well appointed hotel restaurant. The service was superb and the menu had some excellent options, well priced. The meal was delicious. A good wine selection too. The bill for two of us, which included wine, two mains, two sides...More

Thank stavanger85
Vince P, Manager at The CUT Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 27 June 2017

Dear stavanger85, Thank you very much for your gracious review. Our new winter menu has been in operation now for the past 3 weeks so it is great to know that it is being received well. We look forward to your return. Kind regards, Vince...More

Reviewed 27 May 2017

We have just dined at The Cut - we made a reservation but didn't appear to need one as there were only two other tables occupied all night. The service was efficient and not personal The food was also ok but nothing special The steak...More

Thank Cathy W
Vince P, Manager at The CUT Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 29 May 2017

Dear Cathy W, Thank you for your review. I am sorry to hear your dining experience left you feeling disappointed. I will share your feedback with our team in the kitchen in an effort to establish where improvements can be made. Kind regards, Vince Patena...More

Reviewed 17 May 2017

Had breakfast here during our recent stay. The buffet contained a wide range of quality breakfast food we were not disappointed. They had a special price of $25 per person which was very reasonable.More

Thank Dunnersfireman64
Vince P, Manager at The CUT Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2017

Dear Dunnersfireman64, Thank you for your great review. Our breakfast buffet has undergone a lot of transformation and improvements over the past 5 months. Your review has shown us that we appear to be on the right track to ensuring we provide good breakfast offerings....More

Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

Stayed at the hotel and received a couple of coupons for "going green" in my room. Haven't used them in the past but decided I was hungry and wanted to take advantage of the offer. Wow! What a great tasting sandwich and the host was...More

Thank 1Kipmeister
Vince P, Manager at The CUT Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2017

Dear 1Kipmeister, Thank you for your review. Our Going Green initiative has proven to be a very effective tool to entice hotel guests into The CUT Restaurant. We are happy to learn that we were able to persuade you to join us as well. With...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$13 - US$31
Cuisine
New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Buffet, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Validated Parking, Television
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
06:00 - 23:00
Monday
06:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 23:00
Thursday
06:00 - 23:00
Friday
06:00 - 23:00
Saturday
06:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 59 Federal Street | Corner of Federal & Kingston Street, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland Region  >  Auckland
  • Phone Number: +64 9-375 5966
Description
THE SHARPEST RESTAURANT ON FEDERAL STREET Like its identity The CUT is a defining mark changing the scene of social dining in Auckland. With its modern cuisines, attention to detail, stylish presentation and an engaging level of service are all genuine elements of The CUT, complemented by a suite of menus that showcase a genuine social dimension to both the classical and more CUTting edge dishes. Where modern cuisine is created from the very best locally farmed produce then crafted using unsurpassed skills and sole from a team of truly food-passionate chefs, delivering explosive flavours and textures that incite socialism amongst friends, family and colleagues. The CUT is the place to enjoy great company with exceptional food and genuine friendly service.
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