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The Black Hoof - CLOSED

12 Wyndham Street | Level 1, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
+64 9-366 1271
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good17%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
10 Apr 2016
“Hearty Dining in Auckland CBD”
5 Apr 2016
“Don't hesitate....it really is good ”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Mediterranean, Spanish, Wine Bar, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
££ - £££
12 Wyndham Street | Level 1, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
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Reviewed 10 April 2016

This was a tapas joint but they have switched to a standard entre/mains menu. The setting is pleasant with exposed brick and sash windows in a generous upstairs space. Food could not be faulted but they lose marks for advertising happy hour and then saying...More

1  Thank Pablo266
Reviewed 5 April 2016 via mobile

Fantastic food, great service.... There should have been a long queue at the door We found the restaurant on TripAdvisor. It was correctly rated as really good. Perfect if you are staying in town (City Life). It's just meters away. Wine list is good and...More

1  Thank 105FLSTF
Reviewed 3 April 2016

Our group passed a sign offering Tapas for $2 between 5pm - 7pm. Too good an opportunity to go by having visited Spain who are famous for their Tapas. Greeted very warmly with one of the owners introducing himself. Cold drinks and menus produced, a...More

2  Thank Suzanne R
Reviewed 28 March 2016 via mobile

This is a great little unassuming restaurant, located upstairs. It would be easy to miss the entrance, but look for it. The climb up the stairs is well worth it. The vibe is excellent (and the selection was fabulous). The tapas were fabulous. We highly...More

2  Thank Sarah T
Reviewed 26 March 2016

My husband and I spent the evening at the Black Hoof recently. Having lived and holidayed in Spain many times we know and love our Spanish food and especially tapas. We were seeking an atmospheric evening, nibbling delicious tapas and enjoying good wine and that's...More

1  Thank Aspeys
Reviewed 20 March 2016 via mobile

We were so keen to get in here, been following it on social media since it opened. Finally got in there and two things: no Spanish beer and no Spanish Jamon. Sad thing is they had half a dozen Jamons hanging above the bar. Their...More

Thank keriinaucks
Reviewed 20 March 2016

Been back numerous times and finally got around to review. Immediately as you walk in you realise this is somewhere special. It's vibrate and relaxing, non-pretentious. The staff are so genuinely friendly and it's obvious they love what they do here and are so knowledgeable...More

1  Thank Cereal_Cat
Reviewed 19 March 2016 via mobile

We were not planning on going here but since there was a two and a half hour wait at the depot up the Rd, I had to have a quick think on my feet on where to go next for dinner. I had been wanting...More

2  Thank annaperry2014
Reviewed 2 March 2016

Its a Tardis, the entrance is just a doorway and hallway off the street opens out into a large rough red brick area staff very welcoming and helpful tapas at the bar or your table, great selection of food and drink especially craft beers by...More

1  Thank Alan F
Reviewed 2 March 2016

The Black Hoof was tucked away on little Wyndham Street up the stairs! Great Ambiance and simply AMAZING FOOD! Our server, we believe was one of the chef owners of the restaurant. A rather large friendly fellow with beard and glasses. He made some suggestions...More

1  Thank BIGAHI
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$21 - US$42
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 Wyndham Street | Level 1, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  Auckland Central
  • Phone Number: +64 9-366 1271
  • E-mail
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