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SidArt

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level 1 three lamps plaza, 283 ponsonby road | ponsonby, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
64-9-3602122
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Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Reservations
Description: METRO BEST NEW RESTAURANT 2010SIDART Restaurant is a fine dining...
METRO BEST NEW RESTAURANT 2010SIDART Restaurant is a fine dining restaurant located in the Three Lamps Plaza, 283 Ponsonby Road, Ponsonby, Auckland. We are open Tuesday to Saturday for dinner from 6pm and Friday's for lunch. We are closed on Sundays and Mondays.
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  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Fabulous Food, Service perfect

Great night, we had the 8 courses with matching wines each course was an absolute delight. The staff were informative and so lovely.

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 1, 2015
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Waipukurau, New Zealand
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

Great night, we had the 8 courses with matching wines each course was an absolute delight. The staff were informative and so lovely.

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

our party of six came here 3 weeks ago, and the food was spectacular. The waitress was well versed in all the courses...and there were plenty...and her knowledge of wines was impeccable. She obviously took pride in her job. Overall a wonderful meal, great atmosphere and excellent service.

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

Unusual approach where the restaurant decided what dishes they will serve you with limited choice. Two couples had 2 different set menus. Service was very personal without being obtrusive.

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Auckland, New Zealand
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

We treated ourselves to the chefs table Tueday night meal. Food was outstanding and service excellent. What can we say ! If you love good food and enjoy experimenting with different flavours you will love Sidart. Quality experience not to be missed!

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

We had a large group that went along for the Tuesday test kitchen. Amazing food artfully presented and incredible value. The setting is gorgeous with great views over Auckland City. Staff were professional, efficient & friendly. Did art is a must do restaurant if you are in Auckland.

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

I went here with my partner, and she loved it just as much as I did. The menu was given to us in an envelope, so we could see it if we wanted, but we kept it a secret, as that was the point. We had the seven course dining menu, amazing food and super accommodating for dislikes. My partner... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

We had a beautiful meal here, it really is something special, and we would definitely come back when you want something better than ordinary.

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

From the lunch time menu to the evening tasting menu, both were an experience. From the staff, to the intimate dining venue and, naturally, the food. I love the expectation and the surprise of the next course; I love the artistry and the interpretation of the artist on the plate. Some tasting menus I've experienced go on for hours but... More 

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Gisborne Region, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

What a surprise ? I was a guest of friends who had travelled from Otago for a return visit. I had travelled from San Diego.The food was truly innovative in its preparation and creatively presented. The server, Marie, was thoroughly conversant in every aspect of the menu, and the wines on offer. A special mention for the selection of wines... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

Very creative food with amazing combinations that are exciting to eat. The service and presentation is also fabulous. We enjoy the degustation menu which is a wonderful surprise and matching the wines make it a "wow" experience.

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Address: level 1 three lamps plaza, 283 ponsonby road | ponsonby, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
Phone Number: 64-9-3602122
Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland Region  >  Auckland
Average Prices: USD 76
Cuisine: International

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: level 1 three lamps plaza, 283 ponsonby road | ponsonby, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland Region  >  Auckland
  • Phone Number: 64-9-3602122

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 76
  • Cuisine: International

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Scenic view

Description

METRO BEST NEW RESTAURANT 2010SIDART Restaurant is a fine dining restaurant located in the Three Lamps Plaza, 283 Ponsonby Road, Ponsonby, Auckland. We are open Tuesday to Saturday for dinner from 6pm and Friday's for lunch. We are closed on Sundays and Mondays.

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