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Soul Bar and Bistro

Unit 16-18 Viaduct Harbour, Auckland Central, Auckland 1001, New Zealand
+64 9-356 7249
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“crab ravioli” (19 reviews)
“seafood” (90 reviews)
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Seafood, New Zealand, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Unit 16-18 Viaduct Harbour, Auckland Central, Auckland 1001, New Zealand
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Reviewed yesterday

Our first time to this restaurant and glad we did. The service was great and the food delicious. We had the Roasted Hapuku, Crayfish raviolo, truffle jus, beach spinach and the grilled snapper, heirloom tomato, red pepper flakes, basil. Vanilla bean crème brûlée, apple crumble,...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank fayenz17
Reviewed 2 days ago

This was one of the best dining experiences I have ever had. We had a large group and the staff were more than attentive bringing a multitude of cocktails and shots on request. The quality of the food was on another level. We had a...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank StealthyKilla
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Had a meal here walked in off the street and were treated to amazing food and amazing table service. couldn't be happier. Thanx

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank phil b
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Beautiful place for dinner. We had the seared tuna and the red snapper. Both were perfectly prepared. Dessert was amazing a peanut caramel ice cream taco. Yum

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 748glennb
Reviewed 6 days ago

Initially we were quite impressed with the attentive service but something went wrong communications wise between our server and the kitchen and we waited a full hour before our meal arrived. We were offered a complimentary dessert but refused as we don't do desserts. The...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Catherine M
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Our first meal in Auckland having arrived that morning. Friends had recommended Soul and we were not disappointed. Our order for the four of us included the Trevally Toast, Whitebait Fritters, Lobster Roll, Squid and Green Goddess Salad. All were considered excellent. The margaritas were...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank TorontoRoemer
Reviewed 6 days ago

Top class cuisine at this lovely spot on the Auckland docks. A special mention for the bloody mary oyster shots. Quite a revelation!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank paulo200963
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great setting with food and service that matched! We only had one night to dine in Aukland and were lucky to find this spot. The salads are large enough for a couple to share. The red snapper was cooked just right (crisp on the outside...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank moonberg
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A great night on NYE for 5 adults and 2 teens. Staff were great and upbeat and the food was incredible, thanks!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 878ashleigha
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Once again, fantastic food. Service was great and waiter was really personable! Soul bar really is a special place on the viaduct and would highly recommend nabbing an outdoor table. Food came quickly and was spaced out with enough time between courses. Ordered the salt...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank elisevd2
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23 September 2016|
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Response from mariaeL6956KD | Reviewed this property |
Better to do so!
14 September 2015|
Response from juditht375 | Property representative |
Hi there, There are two carparks nearby, Downtown Carpark and the Viaduct Carpark which is beside the Tepid Pools.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$100
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Unit 16-18 Viaduct Harbour, Auckland Central, Auckland 1001, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  Auckland Central
  • Phone Number: +64 9-356 7249
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