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Number 5 Restaurant

) #101 of 1,891 Restaurants in Auckland €€€€ European, , Gluten Free Options
5 City Road, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
+64 9-309 9273
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“venison” (15 reviews)
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European, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
5 City Road, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We chose this restaurant because it had an interesting menu and was close to the Langham Hotel, where we stayed. It was the best meal we had in almost a week in Auckland. The short rib was literally the best thing I had in my...More

Thank Zenatakos
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great small restaurant with nice ambiance. It is a little formal which is point of difference from some of the more modern places. The food is classical and well prepared. The wine list is good, maybe a little limited in range. The service is great....More

Thank kiwitripper64
Reviewed 15 June 2017

What a delightful restaurant, an historic building in the heart of Auckland City which is only dwarfed in size compared to the surrounding modern high rises but certainly not in charm. Attached to a theatre, Number 5 restaurant has a sophisticated charm with service fit...More

Thank Kirstylee43
Reviewed 12 June 2017

we have been here a few times now and the level of professionalism and quality seems to be constant.

Thank bbrichau
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Went there with 5 work colleagues. Most of us had the chef's special which was local fish. We ordered extra of vegetables which were brussel sprouts. Absolutely beautiful.

Thank Craig W
Reviewed 18 April 2017

An extremely pleasant evening of good food, relaxed atmosphere within a refined setting. We found the pacing between the courses to be just right. Service was seamless as it was efficient. I prefer not to have wait staff who are overly-attentive and formal but at...More

1  Thank Merv L
Reviewed 8 April 2017

We happened upon this restaurant located near our hotel without reservations. The place was completely full but we were greeted warmly, provided a seat, water, menus and told it would be a brief wait. We were seated at a lovely table....the tables are spacious yet...More

Thank fourkidsNyc
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

Fantastic food. Fantastic service. Fantastic atmosphere - quiet well spaced tables in separate rooms. Great choices on the menu and great choice of wines. The location is fine, a little out of the way and be ready for the hill if you are walking there....More

Thank HappyTraveller234
Reviewed 18 March 2017

Good food in a charming setting. Good wine list and prices for wine Derek reasonable. I like the fact that fellow dinners were well dress despite the lack of a dress code. Thanks to the exchange rate our meal seemed reasonable given the quality.

2  Thank jsthouston
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

Visited as part of a business group for the second time Nice environment with good service and really nice food Would recommend as consistent and noce

Thank Andyoto
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$28 - US$33
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
17:30 - 23:30
17:30 - 23:30
17:30 - 23:30
17:30 - 23:30
17:30 - 23:30
17:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 City Road, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland Region  >  Auckland
  • Phone Number: +64 9-309 9273
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Number 5 Restaurant is an elegant dining restaurant in central Auckland city.We are famous for our passion of New Zealand food and our huge selection of boutique New Zealand wines.It is the perfect place for visitors to Auckland to come and experience dining at its best.As well as our fantastic food and comprehensive wine list, we pride ourselves on our exceptional service. Past guests have included the Rt. Hon. Helen Clark, Her Royal Highness, Princess Anne, Burt Bacharach and Sir Sean Connery.If you find yourself dreaming of a white Christmas, but always have your desires foiled by a little thing called the Southern Hemisphere, then Number 5 has something that might help to make your wishes come true.
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