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The Fox Restaurant

85-87 Customs Street West | Viaduct Basin, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
+64 9-358 2767
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good41%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“mussels” (13 reviews)
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Bar, European, Pub, New Zealand, Brew Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
85-87 Customs Street West | Viaduct Basin, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Great Kiwi Pub Atmosphere, with a bit of Class. Spent the afternoon playing pool and drinking beer. Plenty of Seating and TV's for you sport fans!

Thank Theresa G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A lazy Sunday morning we chose The Fox for breakfast. The coffee was good, food yummy, staff friendly and atmosphere great with open fires to help keep us warm. We will definitely be back.

Thank Swiwigirl
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Came in here early evening so it was quiet. Very friendly staff and good food. Gets general good reviews here so we are not alone in recommending the place

Thank NomadicTeachers
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Meeting a Colleague before an Friday awards night, was going to grab a drink but chose a Green Tea and the bartender while looking at me odd, made me and awesome cup of tea. Will recommend due to service 😁

Thank Toni C
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

We had a late breakfast here on a Saturday morning. It was the day of the first Lions test so they were busy, which meant the food took a while to come, but when it did it was really good. Plenty of tv's with rugby...More

Thank Peter B
Reviewed 30 July 2017

Nice Sports Bar attached to the hotel I was staying at more Tv's then you could imagine but they don't impose on the atmosphere. My Wife Had the muscles they where huge I had a grilled chicken burger. Wide variety of beers and lots of...More

1  Thank fizz147
Reviewed 15 July 2017

We dropped in for a drink on a wet day. the pub has the usual kind of decor you would expect of a sports bar. seems to particularly follow rugby league. We did not eat but the grub being eaten by others looked like substantial...More

Thank Ian L
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

If you are looking for a good place with a very cozy ambiance, serving mouthwatering food and assisted by friendly staff there is no place you want to be than the "The Fox" 👌🏻👌🏻👌🏻 Gluten free selections in the menu is a plus! A heaven...More

Thank Maria Christine G
Reviewed 30 June 2017

We drank in there are the Lions All Black test and had a great night mixing with all the supporters of both sides

Thank yvettec672
Reviewed 30 June 2017

Me and my partner always come here to watch the boxing as it's one of the only places in Auckland where its basically guaranteed to be showing. They really need to up their food game! This place could be sooo good! A roast dinner should...More

Thank sunlover117
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$36
Bar, European, Pub, New Zealand, Brew Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
09:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 01:00
09:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 85-87 Customs Street West | Viaduct Basin, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  Auckland Central
  • Phone Number: +64 9-358 2767
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At The Fox Sporting bar and Restaurant we provide all things you love in a good bar and sports bar. Friendly people, warm atmosphere, great music, delicious NZ wines, hearty healthy food, cold beer on tap - and all the latest in sports LIVE. Whats more we have our own microbrewery and have Fox Gold, our very own beer! We have beautiful fresh NZ fresh fish daily and many other iconic Kiwi meals. We have a full range of burgers, steaks, salads and lighter meals. Also talk to our staff about getting a meal to takeaway. And to top it off you can enjoy some of the best views of the Harbour that Auckland has to offer right from the comfort of our front courtyard, while we wait on you! Most importantly we're here to have fun and make your visit a great time every time! So when it's good old fashioned hospitality you're looking for, or a sports bar to watch the game with fantastic atmosphere and like minded people that appreciate the same things as you in life... Then make your way to The Fox. Enjoy breakfast, lunch or a craft beer and bask in the sunshine, or savour al fresco dining by night and the great ambience our sports bar offers you on the waterfront. The Fox is crazy about watching, talking and playing Sport, we're all Sports mad! That's what we do and why we ARE the Home of Sport! Any day of the week or any time of the day if you're looking for a pub that's OPEN and showing the game, look no further than The Fox - we've got all the big games on Live and Loud on our 10 big screens. Yes, we're the sports bar that has it all, and right on Auckland's waterfront. 10 Big screens - All the Big Games played Live & Loud! The Fox strives to be your local pub. So come on in and get comfortable! The Fox is in the heart of the city. You can wander in and chat to your favourite bar tender about the latest in sports, meet up with your mates after work for a Fox Gold from our very own microbrewery and a few games of pool or just kick back and watch the match in style and comfort at the friendliest sports bar in Auckland! Pop in for a hearty and healthy pub meal or you can order from the comfort of your room if you are staying at the Sebel!
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