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365 Dominion Road, Auckland 1041, New Zealand
09 623 3140
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Closed now
All hours
Tue - Sat 6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Fri 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Auckland, New Zealand
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This meal was a taste sensation from start to finish. My taste buds have never experienced anything like it. Simply the best meal I have ever had at a restaurant. The service was amazing. Gorgeous atmosphere and amazing staff. The whole night was magical.

Thank cathotel01
Auckland, New Zealand
Level Contributor
8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a wonderful night. After a few disappointing experiences in the past with fine dining both my partner and I were on the fence, but we went with an open mind. And wow, what an evening. From the moment you walk through the door, you feel completely welcomed as if you were walking into your friend’s home. The waiter was... More 

Thank Andrew W
Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
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29 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As a small group of 3 we visited Merediths for their Friday 4 course degustation menu with a glass of Tattinger. The glass turned into a couple and the day went from good to great. The staff were very attentive and described well each inventive course. We were surprised at the mixes of ingredients that wouldn't normally seem to make... More 

Thank David G
Nelson, New Zealand
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40 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016

This was a meal that still has me thinking about the incredible technique and flavour combinations a week later. We went on a Friday night for the 8 course degustation menu, I have added the menu (July 2016) Taro, crab, coconut & curry Kingfish, oyster cream, pickle carrots & poppy seeds Scampi, pumpkin, tarragon, tapioca & sunflower King salmon, apple... More 

Thank madkeenkiwi
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016

Very much enjoyed a long lunch at Merediths beginning with a lovely glass of champagne and absolutely perfect ceviche dish. Our initial welcome could have been warmer but was much made up for with outstanding service in the restaurant. A lovely calming environment with inventive, aesthetically beautiful and fulfilling food. Intend to return for more!

Thank Nick_and_Shiree
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19 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2016

Our lovely French waiter (Friday 15 July) made everything perfect, service, wine & food was fantastic. Parking is impossible so we each spent some time trying to find a nearby park longer than 60mins, therefore we arrived a bit flustered from running around in the wind and rain only to have a blonde woman with a face like thunder bark... More 

Thank EkinsGirl
Auckland, New Zealand
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17 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2016 via mobile

After hyping the Merediths experience to my partner, we finally attended for a weeknight sitting. I had been before, she had not. It is a fine dining restaurant, so you go in with an expectation of ambience, friendly and attentive staff. All in check there. However the food was not the experience I had hoped. Sure, plates are good looking... More 

Thank spanksy
Auckland, New Zealand
Level Contributor
4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2016

We have been lucky enough to visit Meredith's twice in the last four months, once on a Friday for the 8 course meal and once on a Saturday for the 9 course. Both occasions this was more than an evening out . The decor is cool and calming, the service exceptional and the food an experience not to be missed!... More 

Thank Glenys M
Vienna, Austria
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2016

I wanted to treat my wife and daughter to a five course degustation at one of Auckland's finest restaurants. Merediths didn't disappoint. The food was sublime, the ambience perfect, the service attentive but not intrusive. You won't be disappointed. Well - perhaps you might be disappointed if: - you want traditional cuisine. Merediths will surprise you with its innovation -... More 

Thank SteveXNZ
Auckland, New Zealand
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146 reviews
116 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2016

It's my first time at Merediths. Its entrance is not eye-catching like other fine-dining restaurants. It serves tasting menus of 5-, 8- or 9-course, depending on the day. On a Saturday we had a 9-course dinner. Starting from the amuse-bouche - a trio of beautiful canapé, inclusive of deep-fried chicken skin (not oily at all), sort of egg yolk crumbs... More 

Thank 1pochette

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
European, New Zealand, International
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 365 Dominion Road, Auckland 1041, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland Region  >  Auckland
  • Phone Number: 09 623 3140

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?