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Soul Bar and Bistro

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

Local cuisine, Seafood, New Zealand, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, View, Groups, Bar Scene

Location and contact

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 today via mobile

This is one of the restaurant where i had the worst experience ever, service was awefull and to expensive for the food that we had , i absolutely dont recommend this place the only good moment was when the host welcome us. We will never...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Aymush
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We were in Auckland on our honeymoon. After discovering Viaduct Harbour one evening we decided to try lunch at one of the lovely places around the harbour. After much deliberation we decided to give Soul a try, it looked lovely from the outside and was...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank 806bryang
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a great night. A nice round table for six easy to talk. The tuna dish was very delicious and the steak melt in your mouth. Try for desert the blueberry tart amazing pastry base you won’t be disappointed. If you have a sweet...More

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

Restaurant is in a great location and has great layout and design. The atmosphere is ruined by awful music played too loud. Ordered the Scampi cocktail but could not identify any scampi in the dish I received. Followed by roast Hapuka at $40 for main...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Brian M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We flew over from the UK to meet up with my son who is working in Auckland to celebrate his 21st birthday. He chose this place based on recommendations from friends. It was fantastic. We went during Rose month and enjoyed the special cocktails at...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Anna B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our Air B and B hostess recommended Soul to us . We went our first night in Auckland. We were all impressed by the food , service and decor . The green goddess salad was amazing. Great first evening out and set the tone for...More

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

The service was great, and they were having a 'Rose' promotion, the restaurant was decked out in pink with the staff wearing complimentary attire. The atmosphere was inviting and the food was excellent as you would expect from an upmarket place. Surprisingly affordable for our...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Eoinz
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped after a wine tour of Waiheke Island. The view of the harbor is lovely. Our server, Romeana was excellent. The whole flounder, steak and red snapper all got great reviews. All in all a first rate experience and great value.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Glen M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Enjoyed a fab two course fish meal with great service, good atmosphere and ambience- surrounded by beautiful petunia baskets in pink. Really good to have a table at the front outside by the harbour but could only get table at 5.30pm and on the side...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Letenick
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food and drinks were outstanding. Beautiful restaurant and great service. We were able to get reservations the day of but you definitely need them. Had a wonderful Caesar salad. My husband had a shrimp cocktail very different from what we have in the US but...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Mary Jo W
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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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