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Level 1 Lamps Plaza, 3 283 Ponsonby Road | Ponsonby, Auckland Central, Auckland 1011, New Zealand
+64 9-360 2122
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  • Excellent85%
  • Very good10%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“duck” (21 reviews)
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International, European, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Level 1 Lamps Plaza, 3 283 Ponsonby Road | Ponsonby, Auckland Central, Auckland 1011, New Zealand
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Reviewed 5 days ago

... that I have finally managed to now get to. Long on our list of fine dining places to experience, my friends and I visited Sidart for dinner a few weeks back. The food was of really high standard, as we were expecting, comparable with...More

Thank Chris M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice spot with a down to earth chef and great staff. The food is good but not the best in Auckland. Good wine list. Experimental dinner on Tuesday was lacking.

Thank ssas4
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I enjoyed a marvellous dining experience at SidArt. The 7 course degustation dinner with a couple of small extra appetiser amuse Bouche as well featured innovative local food serves tastefully presented and expertly cooked. There was an extensive wine list with some...More

Thank david m
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We experienced the 7 course degustation Food with the Wine match . Having been to the French Cafe and The Grove experiencing a similar dinning experience we were obviously excited ... we were definitely not let down and found it of a high standard and...More

Thank KiwiSailor32
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Food and service were amazing. Four ladies went for a special dinner and really enjoyed it. We all thought it was great but not a place to bring our men who have very hearty appetites. Really a Degustation experience. Not for the weak wallet.

Thank 06fionaPL
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went there for my wife’s birthday, the venue is great, the staff where amazing and the food absolutely Devine. I would highly recommend visiting for some high quality dining

Thank Ryan6969
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited for the first time for a birthday. First class service, interesting supply of tonic & gin, excellent food and great view. The Dégustation was an adventure worth having. The onion ice cream still has us wondering about reality. This is a place for an...More

Thank marklarge
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

What a great experience. Although I had a bit of stopped up nose, the food was super. Everything was clean and crisp. Reminded me of French style food from 10 years ago.

Thank PeaceCorpsNorm
Reviewed 11 February 2018

As the first of seven courses appeared Sky Tower was golden. While I didn’t love all of the courses, the mains were beyond divine, especially the duck and wagyu. Wine pairing was perfect, one bottle I wanted to steal off the shelf and take it...More

1  Thank canadianelise
Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

Obnoxious, impolite, and unapologetic. I would not recommend this place to anybody. Badly located, rude staff, and stuffy atmosphere.More

2  Thank Satish425
Chandsahrawat, Owner at SidArt, responded to this reviewResponded 11 February 2018

Our staff are unapologetic for a mistake they did not make- you had booked a month later (on an online booking system) and expected us to magic a table for you on a fully booked Saturday night when you waltzed in last night a month...More

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Emma B
23 September 2017|
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Response from Chandsahrawat | Property representative |
We don’t offer a fixed menu all dishes keep changing If you let us know that you are gf we can cater specifically to you and create dishes around your requirements
Sohail D
24 March 2017|
Response from SidartRestaurant | Property representative |
Hello Sohail, We can certainly organnise a pescatarian option for any degustation we offer, we also have halal lamb in stock. Please go to our website or contact us via email or phone to make a booking. Warm regards
26 August 2016|
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Response from Marmite62 | Reviewed this property |
For the lunch both of us had dress jeans and I had smart casual top and husband had dress zip up jumper and white T Shirt. Evening is a little smarter but jackets etc unnecessary. Auckland is basically smart casual for... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 50 - USD 100
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, View, Business meetings
Open Hours
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Level 1 Lamps Plaza, 3 283 Ponsonby Road | Ponsonby, Auckland Central, Auckland 1011, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  Auckland Central
  • Phone Number: +64 9-360 2122
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SIDART Restaurant is an award winning fine dining restaurant located in the Three Lamps Plaza, 283 Ponsonby Road, Ponsonby, Auckland. We are open Tuesday to Saturday for dinner from 6pm and Friday's for lunch. We are closed on Sundays and Mondays.
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