Beers are the most widely consumed alcohol on the planet so it’s no wonder we celebrate a World Beer Day every year in August. Why not head to the perfect pub, brewery or beer garden on August 5 for your favourite cold strong pint. Here’s six of the best beer places in Auckland, according to you on our social media.
A favourite among locals in Sandringham, this 5-star reviewed pub has a beer garden and serves a range of tap beers, bottled beers like Corona and Budweiser, ciders and even low-calorie beers such as Speights. Plus, there’s a delicious menu to satisfy the hunger from shared platters to pizzas, loaded fries and more.
📍16 McDonald Street, Sandringham, Auckland 1025, New Zealand
2. The Brewer’s Co-Operative
As one of the best craft beer bars in Auckland, it’s perfect for sipping some cold ones, watching matches and indulging on hearty dishes like fish and chips, burgers and more. With a fantastic selection of craft beers from Duncan’s to McLeod’s, you’ll be spoilt for options.
📍128-132 Victoria Street West, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
Another favourite amongst Aucklanders is this craft beer bar in central Auckland. Expect a collection of international and locals beers from Guinness to Pilsners, Porters and everything in-between. Certainly, one of the best beer places for a pint after work in Auckland.
📍10 Vulcan Lane, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
This popular bar is one of the best rooftop hangouts offering dreamy sunset views. Wonderfully, they recently refitted a new on-site brewery serving refreshing their very own 7.1% Double IPA beer that you need to try. Alternatively, there’s plenty of other beers and you can order jugs.
📍 Level 2/204 Quay Street, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
5. Brew On Quay
Another vibrant pub adored by Aucklanders when it comes to get a decent pint. Pop on your winter warmers, hangout on the rooftop oasis and indulge on over 102 global and local craft beers. Think Ghost Town, Hopwired and Lion Red, to name a few. Pair your pints with something from the drooling menu such as loaded chicken fries, OTT burgers or pies.
📍102 Quay Street, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
This classic English tavern opened in 1995 and is New Zealand’s only producer of cask-conditioned Real Ale alongside an array of world-class flavourful global beers. The welcoming environment is the perfect place to catch up with friends in a stunning space or the beer garden while sharing scrumptious bar food.
📍2 Mount Eden Road, Eden Terrace, Auckland 1023, New Zealand