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Soul Bar and Bistro

₹₹₹₹Seafood, , European
Unit 16-18 Viaduct Harbour, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
+64 9-356 7249
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Seafood, New Zealand, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Unit 16-18 Viaduct Harbour, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We have been visiting this restaurant for 15 years whenever we are lucky enough to be in Auckland. It is a lovely dining experience. Both the indoor dining room and the outdoor patio are beautiful. The food and wine list are both creative and wonderful....More

Thank Sylvia315
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great menu and service this time Luckily we weren’t parked near the smoking area so no repeat of our previous issues Wonderful location

Thank William B
Reviewed 3 days ago

I have been several times before so know that Soul is consistent with great service and food. Soul in a central viewing platform for Aucland's wonderful viaduct. A wonderful position to watch the boats and array of people go by. I highly recommend this restaurant...More

Thank Cathy J
Reviewed 3 days ago

Wandered in at about 9 p.m. Nice view overlooking the harbour yachts, great food, good wine list, friendly knowledgeable attentive staff. I suspect a booking would be needed for an earlier arrival.

Thank Bob C
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We had an outstanding experience at this classy Restaurant. Service was excellent with a smile, and the fish we ordered was perfectly cooked. Food was accompanied by perfectly cooked veggies, & the buttercup pumpkin was a real standout. We particularly enjoyed the crayfish toast as...More

Thank Geoffrey S
Reviewed 4 days ago

We were warmly greeted and shown to our table, Another waitress then took our orders and we asked for wine recommendations to go with our meals, it was nice to see that it wasn't the most expensive wines that were chosen. Our starters; both the...More

Thank NMVino
Reviewed 5 days ago

Waiter was very knowledgeable and food was good. Spaghetti with clams had a nice tang to it. Very good combination.

Thank PeaceCorpsNorm
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

On our 3 week long trip to New Zealand, we ate here twice because the food was so good the first time! One caveat is that you have to get used to the portion size differences between entrees (starters), Salads, Mains and sides. We ordered...More

Thank Margaret M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a wonderful experience dining at Soul Bar and Bistro. The food was very tasty and professionally served in a cozy setting. Tried the local clams and seafood coupled with an heirloom tomato and cucumber salad. The dessert was also unique, and helped to top...More

Thank David S M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Unsurprisingly this was very popular so it is worth booking ahead. They were helpful in squeezing us in on a table and the food was delicious. Well worth a visit.

Thank Michelle L
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Stephen B
23 September 2016|
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Response from mariaeL6956KD | Reviewed this property |
Better to do so!
14 September 2015|
Response from Judith T | 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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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$ 25 - US$ 100
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene, View, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Unit 16-18 Viaduct Harbour, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  Auckland Central
  • Phone Number: +64 9-356 7249
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