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Bar - Terrace - Kitchen

Welcome to Pilkingtons

Pilkingtons Bar, Terrace and Kitchen is an orangery bursting with vibrant colour and texture.

We are proud to have been awarded a place in Metro’s Top 50 Restaurants 2015, and to be national finalists in the Hospitality NZ Awards for Best Beverage List, Best Dish Over $25 and Best New/Redeveloped Bar or Restaurant.

Hand-tooled joinery pieces sit alongside bespoke fabrics, natural stones and an abundance of greenery creating a sophisticated atmosphere of celebration. We offer modern upmarket European bistro style cuisine at an affordable price with an exquisite range of New Zealand and International Beverages.  A unique garden oasis in Auckland City, Pilkingtons is relaxing, inviting and nothing less than exceptional. 

An all-day venue suitable for after work socialising, corporate functions, cocktail parties, casual lunches, breakfast meetings and celebrations large and small.

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Chilli fried chicken
sesame, charred lemon - 17

Fried oyster bun
cos lettuce, kewpie mayonnaise, pickled cucumber - 12

Spiced lamb ribs
pomegranate, yoghurt, curry leaves - 16

Horopito & wild venison sausage roll
plum ketchup - 15

Cured meat board
pickles, condiments & bread - 35


Sliced fig
cultured creme, borage, walnuts, honeycomb - 19

Plancha squid
black garlic, togarashi, burnt lemon – 17

Rye waffles
duck liver parfait, PX sherry, hazelnut – 18

Ground beef tartare
egg yolk jam, pickles, radish – 26

Fish crudo
daikon, macademia, horseradish – 26


Wagyu beef burger
smoked cheese, beetroot, plum ketchup, fries - 26

Sauteed potato gnocchi
golden beet, artichoke, parmesan creme – 34

Beef fillet
brown butter bernaise, onion, malt vinegar – 39

Salted duck leg
beetroot plum, radicchio – 37

Yellow belly flounder
potato, lardo, mussel butter - 38


Charred broccolini
sesame dressing – 10

Butter roasted kumara
thyme – 9

Green salad 
citrus – 9

Mid-cut fries
miso mayonnaise - 9


Bacon & egg bap
bacon jam, plum ketchup – 12.50

Avocado & buffalo ricotta tartine
flaxseed, radishes, lemon, kombu, mint - 13

chia fruit jam, cultured cream, whipped cream – 8

Cherry & coconut muesli
fresh fruit, greek yoghurt - 12

Kelp waffle
cured alpine salmon, pickles, crème fraiche – 16

Eggs any style on sourdough available on request

Gluten free bread available

Smoothies - 8.50

Banana Fix 
banana, honey, almond milk 

The Berry Shot
mixed berries, vanilla, yoghurt

Organic Tea — 4.5 Coffee — from 4
Our coffee is fair trade Altura organic. Our tea is fair trade and organic where possible from Tea Total. Soy and Almond Milk is available for an additional $0.50.


Valrhona chocolate souffle tart
buffalo milk — 15

Soft meringe
yoghurt, plum, chilli, shiso — 14

Frozen feijoa curd
mandarin, sherbet — 12

Cheesecake ice cream
raspberry vinegar — 14

Special Coffees / Hot Chocolates — 13

Pilkingtons Addiction
Kahlua & Cointreau

Nut Job
Amaretto & Frangelico

Irish Cream 
Irish Whisky & Baileys

Navel Grazer 
Cointreau & Kahlua

Love Affair 
Kahlua & Butterscotch

Shortland Delight
Patron XO Café


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Monday to Friday 7:00am – late
Saturday 12:00pm – late

For group bookings of 20+ please contact Irina Frank 09 336 1857


Bookings are essential.
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