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The Wine Box

$$ - $$$European, ,
239 Dairy Flat Highway, Albany, Auckland 0632, New Zealand
+64 9-415 8600
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good25%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“rack of lamb” (6 reviews)
“steak” (15 reviews)
“antipasti” (2 reviews)
Open Now
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
European, Wine Bar, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
239 Dairy Flat Highway, Albany, Auckland 0632, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This one of our locals. We've been here a few times now and it never disappoints. The food is impeccably cooked, the menu has something for everyone and there's always nice surprises to the menu that you don't see everywhere. The atmosphere is gorgeous, very...More

Thank LisaH8420
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We met friends here for a very pleasant lunch. Nice surrounds, parking at the rear door, very friendly and helpful staff , excellent food and good coffee. Worth a visit if you are in the area. Prices very reasonable.

Thank Robert L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

excellent food, service - first time here and definitely be back - had heard others speak super highly of this establishment - so glad we visited

Thank 67arda
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I chanced by the Wine Box in Albany on the 24th September on my way back to my hotel - it looked warm and inviting on what was a miserable evening, weather wise at least. I was welcomed into a warm and friendly ‘old-fashioned’ restaurant/wine...More

Thank _martin_jarvis
Reviewed 28 August 2018

This is a cute little restaurant and very friendly the food we ordered came very quickly so good service,the food was tasty so would definitely go back

Thank sandiepeter2016
Reviewed 20 August 2018

We visited the wine box for my girlfriend's 30th birthday looking to make it a very special occasion. Our group had over 20 people so we were offered a set menu tailored to our needs that provided two courses of Entree & Main along with...More

Thank ElliotB379
Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

We decided to go back to The Wine Box after a great first visit. This time they had the fire on, which was lovely, since the evenings are pretty chilly here and it gave the place extra glow. It was so amazing having dinner by...More

1  Thank ElkeD225
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

The food was nice, good selection of food and wine to choose from, cosy atmosphere with the inside fire on.

1  Thank MKeast
Reviewed 15 June 2018 via mobile

Had the lamb tacos and meat lovers pizza. Tacos contained two dry, chewy pieces of lamb (one more gristle than meat) and a very watery dressing. Meat lovers pizza had less meat than a dominos gourmet meat lovers pizza for twice the price. Best part...More

1  Thank qpandkp
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

A huge improvement now the Wine Box is under new management. This Albany restaurant has been around for years,along with its original, outdated menu that hadn’t changed in 15 years. We hadn’t been here for ages,simply because the menu was old and tired along with...More

Thank z1bby
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 239 Dairy Flat Highway, Albany, Auckland 0632, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  North Shore  >  Albany
  • Phone Number: +64 9-415 8600
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