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The Grill by Sean Connolly

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner
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Steakhouse, European, New Zealand
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Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed 4 days ago

impeccable food. great value for money. extensive wine menu, brilliant ambience and happy lovely efficient staff

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank jerrypauljacob
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wow, exquisite dining at it's finest! There is something for everyone and such high quality of food and service. We have loved coming back to celebrate our Wedding Anniversary each year. We are always made to feel very special and are well looked after. Thank...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank TarshaandKristian
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I both had the eye fillet. The steak was perfectly seasoned, cooked and cut like butter. Side vegetables beautiful too. Worth the money. Would return again

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank 5479han
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a large group of 11 and were given the private room upstairs. This room was fabulous, and the staff were very professional and friendly. Usually there is a minimum spend upstairs but this was waived (even though I'm quite sure we exceeded it)...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank kgreenwood
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I’m ashamed of this place as a New Zealander. NOT a showcase of our incredible food tourism, simply over priced rubbish. Service was like being in a country cafe (actually they are better) and the margins on the wine are criminal. Serving this as a...More

Date of visit: August 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited tonight with a group of 9. Restaurant was reasonably full. Food was absolutely fabulous but for such a high priced restaurant service was very poor. Plenty of staff but they seemed to be always looking at their computer screens and we constantly had to...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank MickellRd
Reviewed August 8, 2019

We both just had mains, and both had steak. I had the scotch and my wife the fillet - we both said it was the best steak we’ve had in a long time. The wood they use on the grill imparts a lovely mild smokeyness...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank MelbourneDoug
Reviewed August 3, 2019 via mobile

Probably my 5th or 6th visit to the Grill so a few years experience. The standard of the food is still very high. My steak was extremely good. We had no complaints about the food or wine which were exemplary. The service however fell a...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank mikenz2015
Reviewed July 21, 2019

The waitress was wonderful, made us feel special. From there it was downhill. We got the Mega Seafood Platter, for $200 and the name of the dish you would expect this to be satisfying. It wasn't! In comparison, the average main was $45+.More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank adamh20191
SKYCITY-Restaurants, Manager at The Grill by Sean Connolly, responded to this reviewResponded August 8, 2019

Hi there, we're very sorry about your experience of our Mega Seafood Platter and would like to rectify this with you - could you please email reservations@thegrillnz.co.nz with an outline of the experience you've described here and our Executive Manager - Signature Restaurants, Richard Seldon,...More

Reviewed July 21, 2019

This is a GREAT place to eat steak! And bread and salad and mashed potato and mac & cheese and drink wine!! A great location and very yummy food! AND the service was Sooooper Too! We had a GREAT lunch- thank you team!!

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank RobinaS
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Graeme B
April 28, 2016|
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Response from SKYCITY-Restaurants | Property representative |
Hi Graeme, So sorry for missing your message. In future, reservations can be made through our website or by calling 09 363 7069. Thanks!
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Graeme B
April 28, 2016|
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Response from SKYCITY-Restaurants | Property representative |
As above, thanks Graeme!
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