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Botswana Butchery

) #45 of 1,890 Restaurants in Auckland $$$$ Steakhouse, European,
99 Quay Street | Ferry Building, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
+64 9-307 6966
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good27%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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11:00 am - 11:00 pmAll hours
Steakhouse, European, New Zealand, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
99 Quay Street | Ferry Building, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
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Reviewed today

The ambiance of the restaurant is nice and relaxing. We had dinner without the kids and the options was good and well priced. Our previous experience was not something to write home about, but our most recent one showed that they lifted the bar.

Thank AklFamily
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

2nd time here and thoroughly enjoyed it. The slow cooked lamb is an absolute delight. Price a little high, however it is worth it. Enjoy!

Thank Cholomley
Reviewed 5 days ago

Came here with friends while visiting Auckland. We had a lovely meal here with excellent quality steaks and great service. Would definitely recommend, even though it is not cheap

Thank Pieter B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I ended up catching a for dinner and was not disappointed. My eye fillet was to die for! The blue cheese sauce was life changing even for a cheese lover. Wine list is very extensive.

Thank Living_luxury
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a chance dinner. Had the most fantastic steak! However it is way to out of my usual price range. Everything is extra, cheapest bottle of wine is $75, glass $22, steak from $40 (and that is just the steak). However service was impeccable,...More

1  Thank MYSB
Reviewed 1 week ago

We didn't eat here but had a great time sat at one of the outside tables drinking beer and wine watching the ferries come and go as we planned our time in Auckland.

Thank D_S_Bry
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I honestly can not speak highly enough of this restaurant,from the second we arrived we were made feel very welcome,I had the fillet steak and it was cooked to perfection and my partner had salmon and she said it was the best she has ever...More

1  Thank PaulLanders1989
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went with some friends over with the lions tour. Entree were excellent. 5 of us had the Beef main and it was so tender liked it was cooking beautifully all day. It just melted. Our friends just loved it. We had two deserts both crem...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had dinner here with some business colleagues and was a great experience. This is fine dining and is priced accordingly but you will appreciate the experience. Entree's and Mains were delicious with all plates going back to the kitchen scraped clean -:). Service was attentive,...More

1  Thank Muddy W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I stumbled upon this little gem. Literally. Absolutely exhausted from my red-eye flight and biding time until I could check into my accommodation, I found myself at the quay. Walking along a tripped over a crack in the pavement, looked up and noted the wicked...More

1  Thank Sarah W
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April 10, 2016|
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Response from Paul A | Reviewed this property |
Definitely book to guarantee a table. Was very busy when we went
April 10, 2016|
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Response from Toby T | Reviewed this property |
I would give them a call on +64 9307 6966 or send them an Email you will have to jump on line, hope this helps you !!!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$15 - $30
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Large groups, Special occasions, Business meetings, Scenic view, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 99 Quay Street | Ferry Building, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland Region  >  Auckland
  • Phone Number: +64 9-307 6966
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Botswana Butchery, one of Auckland's newest waterfront restaurant, combines premium produce, wine and local ingredients from the Auckland region with the best of what Central Otago can offer Located in the historic Ferry Building on Quay Street, Botswana Butchery brings a taste of the South to the heart of Auckland city. The restaurant offers lunch, dinner and bar menus in gorgeous surroundings. The ethos of 'fun dining' is key to Botswana Auckland, which is plush and wonderfully distinctive but also welcoming and fun. Botswana Butchery is all about relaxed, fun dining in a premium atmosphere. Botswana Butchery is well known in Central Otago with a restaurant in Queenstown and is highly regarded for providing sumptuous meals and superb service in opulent surroundings. Following its popular 'sister' restaurant, the Auckland restaurant produces fabulously flavoursome, succulent meals from the best local produce with high levels of service and attention to detail at every stage of its wine and food delivery. The restaurant seats approximately 120 guests inside and up to 40 on the terrace outside. Open from 11am until late, Botswana Butchery is the perfect option for an exciting new dining experience.
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