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Soul Bar and Bistro

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, View, Groups, Bar Scene

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US$ 25 - US$ 100
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Seafood, New Zealand, European
Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This was a ‘last blast’ at the end of our month’s holiday in Australia and NZ and what a blast it was. We had a lovely table with harbour view. There are pristine linen cloths and napkins on the tables and the atmosphere is relaxed...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank DocRock244
Reviewed 2 days ago

We travelled around New Zealand for 3 weeks and ate out a fair few times this was the best meal we had. The things they have done to lamb are awesome. The service we a bit average, however.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank krcb197
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

It’s the place to be “seen” in Auckland, but honestly I was so disappointed, it’s soooo overrated. First up, our waitress was a shocker, she hardly said two words to us and we had to ask her the specials (there were none) and for drinks...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Sarahat85
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Great food, nice presentation, attentive service, and a hip ambience. There’s nothing lacking at this trendy, restaurant and bar.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank opendoort
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited Soul Bar on our last night in NZ. What a brilliant decision! We arrived a few minutes early but a table was ready for us. However a better table became available and the hostess was more than happy for us to change. We...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank V3666WNjohnm
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was our first visit and the food was stunning. Had the whitebait fritters for entree and the snapper for main.Will definitely go back.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank 687val
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Finally had a chance to try the famed NZ whitebait which was presented in an omelette. Service was superb - the waitress offered to upsize my selection from an appetiser to a main course when she realised that I had my heart set on whitebait....More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank gtangg
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A local friend recommended this spot and we are very happy they did! A very chic setting right on the harbor, sunny and cheerful, with indoor and outdoor ( terrace) seating. A delicious meal in a very nice setting.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Marshalltraveler
Reviewed 1 week ago

First of all the servers and hosts at this restaurant were just so accommodating. We had a great table with lovely views over the harbor. Our fish and lamb dishes were excellent. Highly recommend this for an evening in Auckland.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank golda2000
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have been to Soul many times, and it never fails to impress. The relaxed charm and delicious food is very special and makes it the stand-out restaurant in the Viaduct area. I had the tuna carpaccio as entree, with an entree-sized whitebait omelette as...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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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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