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83 Symonds Street | The Langham, Lobby, Auckland 1061, New Zealand
+64 9-300 2924
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110 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Definitely did not eat $120 worth of food. The food was nice and good quality but I didn't think it was exceptional. The buffet area is crowded and difficult to navigate. They ran out of plates. Would not return or recommend

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Melbourne, Australia
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365 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 497 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We are currently staying at this hotel and we have eaten here twice in a row for dinner. Last night we dined à la carte and tonight we braved the buffet. Both meals were exceptional. The fresh ingredients were prepared and presented to perfection. The service was faultless despite the Christmas crowds. Very festive and lively. Christmas crackers and all!

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Thank PhoebeNix
Greater Wellington, New Zealand
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a business breakfast here today. The range was excellent, the service as far offering coffee etc etc was also excellent and offered more than the standard dark brown sludge that normally is offered. I enjoyed a very nice flat white The range of buffet food was excellent and included some additional treats such as waffle sticks... Not worth a... More 

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Lacey, Washington
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The food was exceptional; the meat choices were extensive and prepared right in front of you as you ordered. Salad was also prepared to order from quite an array of vegetable choices and desserts were wonderful, we sampled several as they were 'tasting' size. The only reason I didn't rate as 'excellent' is because I just generally feel that there... More 

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Auckland, New Zealand
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60 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

8 different cuisines to chose from. Ostrich, Beef, Alpaca, Lamb and Venison among the meats that you can select and have cooked before your eyes as well as vegetables and all sorts of fish that can be cooked as well. We were a big party of 27 there to celebrate a new Junior Doctor graduation and everyone had what they... More 

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Florida Panhandle, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You don't want to pass up a visit to The Langham and no visit to The Langham is complete without dining at Eight! This unique experience has 8 stations for you to select a bounty of options! The variety is really something - almost overwhelming! You should make more than one trip to meat station, cooked to your order, there... More 

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Palm Desert, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Eight restaurant at the Langham hotel offers a buffet for lunch. The buffet involves numerous food stations for meats, fish, sushi, deserts, curries, and so much more. While the buffet is pricy it is a wide selection of foods and those are well prepared. It seemed like many locals went to Eight for special ocassions and there seemed to... More 

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Honolulu, Hawaii
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The breakfast here are amazing and they offer everything even have chocolate fountain and make your own ice cream in a waffle cone - I was very tempted to have one just because it was there. The food tasted nice too. The service was good. We also had a late lunch and the service then was very good and food... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are in Auckland you have to come to the Langham to try Eight...it is just something else. At its core it is a buffet restaurant...however, these are buffet stations of different styles of cuisines; curries, seafood, meat, sushi etc. The food is cooked to perfection and I just wish I had more room in my stomach to go... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Have been here a few times and love it every time! The pricing is a bit steep but if you think about the quality and variety and the fact its buffet style - It's Worth it!!! Seafood is fresh, Meat is cooked to your liking and seasoned well , Dessert station is amazing too! Have never had a bad experience... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Japanese, European, Asian, New Zealand, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Buffet
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Families with children, Special occasions, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 83 Symonds Street | The Langham, Lobby, Auckland 1061, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland Region  >  Auckland
  • Phone Number: +64 9-300 2924
  • This restaurant is at The Langham, Auckland
Description
Eight at The Langham Auckland Join us at Eight for a unique dining experience featuring eight interactive kitchens, each offering the freshest quality ingredients. Dine at your own pace with as many courses and intervals as you like. Select a cut of the finest meat available and have it cooked to your taste at the grill or explore the exotic flavours from our Indian and Asian kitchens. Celebrate the sea's bounty at our seafood bar, enjoy freshly prepared sushi and sashimi made to order, then indulge your sweet-tooth with an exquisite array of sweets, desserts and pastries. Eight offers: Breakfast, lunch and dinner (open late) American-style grille* Asian & Indian specialties* A bountiful seafood & oyster bar* Fresh sushi and sashimi made to order* Salad selections* Exquisite sweets & hot and cold desserts* A chocolate fountain* Freshly prepared breads, rolls, pastries, waffles & pancakes* A la carte dining is also available and there is 24 hour in-room dining for guests. We cater for group bookings & celebrations. A smart but casual standard of dress is required in Eight. Children aged 5-12 years are half the adult price. Children 4 years and under dine free of charge.

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