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365 Dominion Rd, Mt Eden, Auckland, New Zealand
+64 9-623 3140
18:00 - 23:30
Closed now
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Tue - Sat 18:00 - 23:30
Fri 12:00 - 15:00
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New Zealand
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70 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Tonight we had the five course tasting menu - canapes, salmon, quail, ox tongue, duck breast (my personal fave) plus dessert - a marvel. Loved the wine list and enjoyed some gorgeous New Zealand delights. A wonderful pre-Valentine treat.

Thank Isolde E
Auckland Region, New Zealand
Level Contributor
66 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2017

Went for the five course and weren't disappointed. Loved it - fab wine and interesting decor. Has an excellent reputation that it matched when we visited. Felt the 5 courses could have been a better choice than the 9 courses.

Thank ChrisMc002
Auckland, New Zealand
Level Contributor
5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Was quite excited to finally try this place due to reviews by friends as well as Tripadvisor but was very disappointed. We had their 8 course degustation. Food was average. No dish really stood out or had the "wow" factor that other degustation restaurants we've tried provided. 4 of their 8 courses were seafood. One of us did not eat... More 

Thank sllj296
Cork, Ireland
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418 reviews
247 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2016

Had dinner here with my boyfriend recently on saturday as we went for the 9 course menu which was lengthy but fab !!! We loved each course extremely tasty and interesting flavor combinations from start to finish . There isnt anything we could fault it was delicious . And I haven to mention what a fab atmosphere the restaurant has... More 

Thank niamhs456
Auckland Region, New Zealand
Level Contributor
47 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

For 25 years our friends and my husband and I have a special Christmas dinner out on or around 23rd Dec. For as long as I can remember we have wanted and planned to go to Merediths as it has had such good reviews and reputation. Unfortunately we did not experience this. The staff were very nice but virtually none... More 

Thank Helen R
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21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

An evening with Michael, Penfolds and the Cuisine team delivered an exceptional evening. Incredible 6 course degustation paired with well thought through wine matches made for an adventurous evening. I love @merediths, always pushing the boundaries of new food combinations, flavours and innovative thinking. Michael has an awesome team of chef's and wait staff looking after you in his intimate... More 

Thank Vanessa Ann S
Auckland, New Zealand
Level Contributor
41 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

The atmosphere was fantastic, the staff discreet but observant - always there when we needed something and never obtrusive, and very educational when each meal was presented...

Thank Anthony M
Auckland Region, New Zealand
Level Contributor
28 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016

When we booked, we specified our special requirements (no gluten or dairy), which the staff confirmed on arrival. They made it seem it was no problem at all to cater for us. The food was simply wonderful and the service very attentive. We went on a Tuesday, which is the 4-course, Dine by Donation night. Now we want to go... More 

Thank cork95
Level Contributor
29 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016

My partner surprised me with dinner here for our anniversary. As he worked in the industry, this was somewhere he wanted to go and experience and we weren't let down. On arrival we were greeting by one of the wait staff who showed us to our table, pulling out my chair for me. Once seated he explained about the 9... More 

Thank Monique S
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

Absolutely outstanding evening thanks to Michael and his Team at Merediths. You took me on an educational culinary journey and a journey that we both will remember for years to come. Your team made our Anniversary a very special moment so thank you from the bottom of our hearts. The 9 course degustation was flawless. From the Amuse Bouche to... More 

Thank Exec Chef K

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
New Zealand, International, European, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
18:00 - 23:30
18:00 - 23:30
18:00 - 23:30
18:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 365 Dominion Rd, Mt Eden, Auckland, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland Region  >  Auckland
  • Phone Number: +64 9-623 3140

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?