Rooftop bars Auckland

Complete guide to the 3 best rooftop bars in Auckland in 2020

Made by the world's leading experts on rooftop bars

Although you might get the most panoramic views from the Sky Tower, a more relaxed way to take in the city is from the best Auckland rooftop bars. For starters: Which are the best rooftops in Auckland? You'll find them right here, with the ultimate guide to the best roof terraces in this beautiful city. Packed with all info you need about each rooftop. Opening hours, dress code, pictures, maps and much more. So, which is the best rooftop bar in Auckland? Just scroll down and find the Auckland rooftop bar best suited for you.

Or use the Auckland rooftop map in the top right corner.

Last updated: November 2nd, 2018
Rooftop bar Auckland The Deck at Ostro
The Deck at Ostro
$$$$ 52 Tyler St
  • Highlights
  • 2nd floor
  • City views
  • Brasserie & Bar
  • Stylish
The Ostro Brasserie & Bar, located at the second level of the Seafarers Building, comes with a dual setteing. The lower floor is dedicated to the Ostro brasserie, an indoor fine dining restaurant with fantastic vistas over Waitemata Harbour. One level up is The Deck at Ostro (or just Ostro Deck), a stylish and trendy rooftop bar with a large and lovely balcony terrace. Up here the views instead are great ones of the city skyline and food comes more in delicious bar bites, like oysters. Complemented with fantastic cocktails and trendy vibes.
Area:Victoria Park
Rooftop bar Auckland La Zeppa Kitchen and Bar
La Zeppa Kitchen and Bar
$$$ 33 Drake St
  • Highlights
  • 2nd floor
  • Terrace deck
  • Eventful
  • Share & enjoy
This hip and eventful restaurant and rooftop bar is located in an old industrial warehouse behind Victoria Park Market. The indoor restaurant comes with a cosy fire place and the large outdoor rooftop deck has a playful and lush setting along with great views over Victoria Park and all the way to Auckland Sky Tower. At La Zeppa you can enjoy a large drink menu, ranging from beers on tap or in pitchers to creative and fun cocktails. Urban, vibrant and youthful place, where the happenings seems almost endless.
Rooftop bar Auckland Brew on Quay Rooftop
Brew on Quay Rooftop
$$$ 102 Quay St
  • Highlights
  • 2nd floor
  • Beer & beer
  • Large screens & live music
  • Atmosphere
Not the place for sky high altitude and views, but instead for over 102 different types of beer, great atmosphere and live acts and sports. The old heritage building do come with a cosy, small and lush 2nd floor open-air terrace, but you will just not see all of Auckland from it. Classic but modern pub setting where you can enjoy a wide range of beers from both NZ and all over the world along with a great selection of homely cooked kiwi cuisine. Expect a friendly service and relaxed and cosy atmosphere.

About the author

This guide was made by The Rooftop Guide, the world's leading experts on rooftop bars. With over 600 rooftops visited over the last two years, we keep you up to date in the ever growing universe of rooftop venues.

Rate this guide

Plan your stay in Auckland


Tours, Sightseeing & Activities

Discover the biggest collection of Auckland activities, guided tours and skip-the-line tickets. Anything you want you'll find right here.

Rooftop bar Auckland

Rooftop-grade: 5/10
Prime season: Oct-May
Residents: 1,4 millions
Climate: temperate

Auckland has dozens of nice restaurants and bars, and also a few really good rooftop bars. And although most of the terraces in Auckland are not located on a very high altitude, they still provide fine views over the town and the surrounding landscape.

Some Auckland sky lounges have really nice ocean views. Read more about Auckland at this site

About Auckland

Auckland is New Zealand's largest city with 1.4 million inhabitants. The city is located in the northern parts of the North Island of New Zealand, just off the waterfront. The city is famous for its fine harbour and its festive street life.