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Wine Chambers

££££European, ,
33 Shortland Street, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
+64 9-309 8191
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good29%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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European, Wine Bar, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
33 Shortland Street, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
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Reviewed 28 May 2017

We celebrated a family 80 th birthday in one of their rooms for dinner. The setting was perfect, the food delicious and the staff treated us as if we were special guests. Overall the experience, the wines and the atmosphere was perfect for our celebration...More

Thank Craig H
martinalutz, Owner at Wine Chambers, responded to this reviewResponded 3 June 2017

Dear Craig, Thank you very much for your kind words! So happy to hear that you and your family had a good time. Looking forward to your next visit. Warm Regards Martina

Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

After a friends recommendation we booked Wine Chambers for my Mums 80th Birthday for a family dinner & celebration. We all agreed that it turned out to be the perfect choice! We were given one of the private dining rooms which meant that we didn't...More

Thank Lyndamacnz
martinalutz, Owner at Wine Chambers, responded to this reviewResponded 28 May 2017

Dear Lynda, Thank you for your kind feedback! So happy to hear that your family had a good time. We look forward to your next visit. Warm Regards

Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

Came here with a GrabOne deal. The decor and ambience does not look cheap, but it wasn't working for me. Some of the food was quite nice, and some OK. The Truffle Mushroom Risotto was really delicious. Pork Belly was just OK. The menu, and...More

Thank Scooter T
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

We got a grabone type deal so decided to try it out. Great building and location but could definitely use a spruce up and update on the decor. I was just imagining how great it could look The food was good for the price we...More

Thank vdwsydney
martinalutz, Owner at Wine Chambers, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2017

I am very sorry, we did not meet your expectations at your last visit. Please visit us again that we can show you that we can do much better and you will be very happy with the food and the service. I look forward to...More

Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

Came here with 2 couples for a celebrations. Incredible food, beautifully presented. Amazing flavours and decent portion sizes! Would 100% come back again. The only minor criticism is that it feels a little closed in with minimal windows and not a lot of character in...More

Thank justine b
martinalutz, Owner at Wine Chambers, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2017

Thank you for your kind words. I am very happy to hear you enjoyed your evening with us and am looking forward to hear from you again. Kind Regards Martina

Reviewed 27 April 2017

What a gem - French woman chef, perfect decor in an historic building near downtown but off the beaten track! The wine list is pages long, the fish perfectly cooked with lots of fresh vegetables. I felt like I was in the south of France!

Thank SFTheaterDistrict
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Central Auckland location and not that well known, but we were certainly impressed for a 40 year work anniversary dinner. recommend the private room for that special event. Service was excellent even we were the last to leave.

Thank Alan G
Reviewed 1 April 2017

The was our first visit to the Wine Chambers having bee given a voucher as a birthday gift. We were certainly not disappointed, stunning building, lovely friendly but professional waitress to the fabulous food, great bottle of Alsace wine which our waitress said was her...More

1  Thank redunn55
Reviewed 1 April 2017

I did not visit the Wine Chambers for quite a while, and thus I was curious last Friday if they are still offering the same class of food, drinks, and service as it used to be during the over three years of my patronizing the...More

Thank Monash_Massey
Reviewed 8 March 2017

Very smart restaurant for a special occasion. Good menu and extensive range of wines. The food and service were excellent but i have rated this as a 4 because the place was completely lacking in ambiance. Admittedly it was quiet but the décor is businesslike...More

Thank Janzell
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 33 Shortland Street, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  Auckland Central
  • Phone Number: +64 9-309 8191
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