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The Grill by Sean Connolly

) #24 of 1,868 Restaurants in Auckland ₹₹₹₹ Steakhouse, , European
90 Federal St | Sky City Grand Hotel, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
+64 9-363 7067
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Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good24%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (246 reviews)
“suckling pig” (23 reviews)
Open Now
17:30 - 22:30All hours
CUISINES
Steakhouse, New Zealand, European, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₹₹₹₹
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
90 Federal St | Sky City Grand Hotel, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 672 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I had heard great things about this place and had wanted to go but never had a good reason too until Saturday. The place is lovely, friendly staff, mostly European which is also nice. The menu is vast with plenty of items to choose from....More

Thank Tim E
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Grill by Sean Connolly is our favourite restaurant in Auckland. It is a must for us to dine there whenever we travel to Auckland & its a bonus that it is part of the SKYCITY Grand Hotel where we stay at up to twice...More

Thank vennieanakin
Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked in for the Grill while staying at the Sky City Grand. We arrived on time and were promptly seated by a good and attentive hostess. The waiter came promptly and said hello we said we would order wine and he said he would be...More

1  Thank Sequoiah1969
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wow, it has been awhile since we have had such a bad experience that will see us visiting this place again. It probably didn't help that this place had a reputation for being amazing but didn't even meet basic standards. The evening started with having...More

Thank kiwipands
SKYCITY-Restaurants, Manager at The Grill by Sean Connolly, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi there, Thank you very much for your feedback, I am sorry to hear that you had such a bad experience. Please see our email in response to the same feedback that you sent to us as well - we do look forward to hearing...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Recently had dinner here for 4 people, have been before but this time was disappointed. The Hostess stood at reception told us our table wasn't ready to have a drink at the bar and would let us know when it was. Unimpressed as she never...More

Thank 3ofusAuckland
SKYCITY-Restaurants, Manager at The Grill by Sean Connolly, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi there, Thank you very much for sending us your feedback, I am sorry to hear that this was not a positive dining experience on this occasion. We appreciate you making contact so that we have the opportunity to improve in these areas. Should you...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have dined at The Grill several times in the last three years and it has been a favourite, but not any more. When we arrived for our reservation last week we were greeted by a hostess who then stood waiting at the reception, apparently...More

Thank Rebecca T
SKYCITY-Restaurants, Manager at The Grill by Sean Connolly, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Rebecca, Thank you very much for sending us your feedback after your disappointing experience at The Grill. Please see our email in response to your email to us as well - we do hope to hear back from you. Kind regards, Anna anna.haines@skycity.co.nz

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I cannot fault anything about this restaurant, possibly the best meal of my life. The service is absolutely outstanding from the moment you walk into the door, the menu is great, both me and my partner had steak with the red wine jus which was...More

Thank Naturalbornkiller
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

For our "staycation" date night away from the kids we decided to try out this gem. The ambience of this place is warm and from start to finish we were looked after by attentive and friendly staff. The food was.. WOW!! Beef cooked to perfection,...More

Thank Ememgilem
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went back to this restaurant on our recent visit to Auckland because it was so good the last time and yes it is most definitely still excellent. Gille the waiter, is most knowledgeable on the food and the wine list, and provided outstanding service...More

Thank Daznj
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went here with a group of business colleagues (I had been before) and had a great dining experience. Service was good as was watching the waiter prepare the steak tartare. The ribs were nice and juicy with a subtle smoking flavour. The steak was cooked...More

Thank Pete Y
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Graeme B
Can I make aresevation for tomorrow tonight - Fri 29 Apr 2016
28 April 2016|
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Response from SKYCITY-Restaurants | Property representative |
Hi Graeme, So sorry for missing your message. In future, reservations can be made through our website or by calling 09 363 7069. Thanks!
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Graeme B
can you make a reservation
28 April 2016|
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Response from SKYCITY-Restaurants | Property representative |
As above, thanks Graeme!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Private Dining, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
17:30 - 22:30
Monday
17:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
Tuesday
17:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
Wednesday
17:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
Thursday
17:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
Friday
17:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 17:30
Saturday
17:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 90 Federal St | Sky City Grand Hotel, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland Region  >  Auckland
  • Phone Number: +64 9-363 7067
  • E-mail
Description
"Opened Spetember 3rd, 2011. Not be confused with a restaurant called "The Grill" on Greys Avenue".
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