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Sabrage Bar

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21 Viaduct Harbour Avenue, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
+64 9-354 7453
15:00 - 23:00
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Bengaluru, India
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107 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

the bar has nice ambiance and is good for a drink before or after dinner. Probably good to hang out in on a warm evening.

Thank jswaminat
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233 reviews
131 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

Terrible service and prices. It is a lovely place and setting however. I expect much better service from Sofitel. Very disappointing.

Thank Aklguy
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54 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 January 2017

This is a nice little bar. The atmosphere is great. A good variety on offer and there is also a good selection of food. I would highly recommend the cheese croquettes and the pate. Nice place to unwind.

Thank Shafraz
New Zealand
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240 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 234 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

Come here, sat in the corner and waited all night only to be stood up by a hot Thai girl I met on K road. Drunk from the extensive drinks menu and ate all the chill nuts and left a looser, no one noticed as there were plenty of lonesome looters there that night.

1 Thank meatm8
United States
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569 reviews
297 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 314 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 December 2016

Good bar scene for the guests of the Sofitel Hotel. With so many great outdoor seating areas nearby, this is a place for a nightcap amongst guests. There is some outdoor seating towards the water - otherwise you have a view of the front sidewalk and street. Professional bar service and good drinks though.

Thank Greg B
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79 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 December 2016

Had welcome cocktails as a Platinum member, great friendly staff ,quiet and tastefully decorated lounge.

Thank PatrickTH2013
Qld, Australia
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110 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 October 2016

Sabrage has typically stylish Sofitel hotel decor with kind, efficient staff, delicious food from the hotel menu (omg, the chicken liver pate!) and a great list of champagne and wines both by the glass and bottle. It is hotel pricing but the wonderful service matters. The nook tables are cosy and comfortable but club like, the window tables survey the... More 

Thank Grismans
Towcester, United Kingdom
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326 reviews
180 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 192 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Small bar, slightly lacking in atmosphere but perfectly adequate. Pricy but that's par for the course in a 5 star hotel in Auckland...

Thank PickyglobetrotterUk
Ormeau, Australia
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

As a guest of the Sofitel and tired after travelling so decided we'd have a lite meal in the bar... Service was friendly and attentive. Food was delicious.

Thank Alex Louise M
Auckland, NZ
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18 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 25 September 2016

As Accor members, we stay and eat at Accor hotels regularly. On New Year's Eve we were staying at our city apartment, and decided to visit the Viaduct before the fireworks, and eat at Sofitel. They weren't serving a la carte, and we didn't feel we could do justice to their special NY buffet. Instead we opted for something to... More 

Thank Lifetwopointzero

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 21
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
15:00 - 23:00
15:00 - 23:00
15:00 - 23:00
15:00 - 23:00
15:00 - 23:00
15:00 - 23:00
15:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21 Viaduct Harbour Avenue, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland Region  >  Auckland
  • Phone Number: +64 9-354 7453
  • This restaurant is at Sofitel Auckland Viaduct Harbour
Based at Auckland’s Viaduct Harbour, Sabrage offers an atmosphere of French elegance. Enjoy a fine selection of international wines, boutique beers & of course Champagne along with delicious hand crafted small plates of local produce. In an unofficial toast to Sofitel’s fine French origins, Sabrage invites guests to revisit the art of ‘sabrage’. Be guided by the hotel’s resident sabrage sword master who maintains & keeps the ceremonial sabre at hand. Take home a ‘sabrage diploma’ & your cork as a keepsake – not to mention being able to enjoy the spoils of your own decappd bottle of bubbles.

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