Cuisine: New Zealand
Price Point: Mains from $25 - $35
Ranked: #7 of 108 restaurants in Auckland

Enjoy twinkly lights and indoor gardens at this urban jungle of a restaurant! Designed to emulate the cool ambience of a glasshouse, the Glass Goose Bar & Eatery is a real oasis away from the bustle of Auckland.

Well-known for their contemporary and shareable dishes, the Glass Goose offers a modern menu for both lunch and dinner. From platters of cured meats and local cheeses, to pan-fried market fish and New Zealand lamb, there’s something to keep the whole table happy. If you simply can’t wait for the main course, try their smaller dishes, like the crumbed pork belly or potato cod croquette. Got a sweet tooth? Their dessert menu offers to-die-for treats, including a Malibu panna cotta, salted caramel whoopie pie and cardamom brulee.

As well as dishes everyone can enjoy, the Glass Goose is renowned for its picture-perfect cocktails and magical mixologists. Toast the evening from their rooftop bar with a Glass Goose Frozen Prosecco, a sweet, fragrant and zesty cocktail, garnished with flowers and a cloud of candyfloss. Delicious!

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The Glass Goose
78 Federal Street
Auckland 1010

Open Hours:
Everyday: 11:30am till late

Phone: 09 379 9404
Website: www.glassgoose.co.nz

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Ranked: #7 of 108 restaurants in Auckland 7
The Glass Goose
Location: City Centre
Cuisine: New Zealand
Mains: $25 - $35

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Alex Ong

Food was okay except for dessert which was too sweet to our liking.

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Jeffrey Yew

Great food and even better cocktails.

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Zoë Klintberg Nagy

Cool restaurant with cool decor and a cool location. We got to watch people doing the Auckland tower Sky Jump while chowing down on some seriously tasty eats. The menu has some good variety and is perfect for sharing while still filling you up. The lamb was especially tasty with drool-worthy crispy skin. Interior decor was very stylish and creative with a lot of greenery - lovely to spend lots of time around. This one is an absolute gem!

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David Franklin-Ross

Wonderful experience, food pairing with flavours was spot on, good variety and well presented. "Lenny" was a perfect host. Thank you, will be back.

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The food was amazing and so was the service. We were both super impressed and will definitely be returning!

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Lovely restaurant. Very friendly and efficient staff. Food very tasty and served promptly. Menu a bit limited in choice, however still an enjoyable experience.

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Matthew Gibson

Very nice ambience with the comfy furniture, window vines and birds outside. The food was great, especially the wagyu rib, heaven!

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Lauren Van Rensburg

Set back from the main road but absolutely amazing once in. The location is outstanding and the service commendable. The food was so good we even ordered double of the potato skins! The kitchen is open so you can view the chef in action and the cocktails are dangerously delicious! Back for sure!!

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carmen hansel

Great imaginative food and great service

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Rachael O'Shea

Delicious polenta and kale dish! Great service and gorgeous set up

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Kaye Bird

What an awesome place Glass Goose is. Tucked away on a roof top of sorts, close to all the action but hidden away at the same time. We had great food, great service and all at a great price. We will be back!

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Dale Mays

Highly recommend The Glass Goose, great atmosphere as well as good food and service

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Food was lovely and a great range for veges and vegans! Portions are reasonably sized meaning you get get a few of each dish and share. Vegan dumplings in the chilli MO:MO are very tasty! Very good quality and very cheap. Service was a little slow as only 1 girl serving the whole place but she did an excellent job on her own.

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Christine de Lange

Food was absolutely fantastic. Restaurant is lovely

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Food and service excellent

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Fiona Lai

The food was lovely and our waiter was very friendly. Good ambience. Would recommend those to go and try their food. Beef cheeks were yum too.

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Great food!! Great service! Best part was the amazing dessert and drinks

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Caron Lynn

Another stunning experience - friendly service and superb food. You simply can't go past the duck fat roasted potato skins. And don't get me started on the creme brulee with ginger biscuits!

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Debbie Thompson

Great location - right next to the Sky Tower. Glass roof on covered 'outdoor' deck - lots of plants and nice atmosphere. Lovely food - lots of tasty surprises. Loved the 'bites' - small tasters. Good range of drinks including cocktails and non-alcoholic cocktails. Thank you for a great night out.

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Vivien Kit

The food was delicious. We really enjoyed the mains and the potato skins. However, the pork sliders and pulled beef bun were average. overall very nice place

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Great, innovative food, nice atmosphere and excellent service!

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Katie Maree

I ordered the tarakihi fish meal. The fish was excellently cooked but the sauce that was served with it was so overpowering that I couldn't even taste the fish, or any other component. However my daughter had the market fish meal which was superb! The lamb meal was again well cooked but the sauce that accompanied it was too potent, that it ultimately detracted from what could have been a great meal. Service was excellent but would we dine there again? Probably not.

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Very friendly staff. Food was well cooked and tasty. Restaurant has plenty of indoor as well as outdoor space and tables are laid out thoughtfully.

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Scott McBreen

Great spot for lunch in the middle of the city but feel like your out of town. Great food and awesome service

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Lee Bartlett

A very pleasant evening in pleasant surroundings. The lamb was beautifully cooked and our standout dish. The potato skins also deserve special mention. We found the wait staff friendly and efficient. Excellent value. We left feeling uplifted, with very happy tummies.

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Caron Lynn

Enjoyed an absolutely fabulous lunch here - crispy, duck fat roasted potato skins and wagyu beef that simply melted in your mouth. The staff were so accommodating of our time constraints (going to see a matinee show) and the service was prompt and professional. Will absolutely be coming here again to linger for a lot longer!

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Jade Lee

Amazing food and beautiful environment!
Great service!

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Delightful gem in the heart of Auckland. Their bite sized meals were so delicious! I loved how we could choose several different types and try various flavours. My favourites were the crispy pork bite and the chocolate marquis!
The service was also excellent. I will definitely be back

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Food was great a really enjoyable evening

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The food was absolutely fantastic - we both really enjoyed and would love to dine here again. Service also excellent. Only comment would be that the food come out incredibly quick - it would have been good to have a break in between each dish. Still would highly recommend The Glass Goose for anyone. Thanks.

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Anna Page

Probably not the best first table experience we have had. Pleasant setting.
Food was good on the whole. The sesame fish was ordinary and came on cous cous which wasn't described in the menu.
The starter oysters were mainly missing. Only 5 left and those were tiny. Credit to the restaurant for removing them from the bill.
We asked for 3 types of bubbles from the list but all were out of stock. We gave up and switched to a Sav !
The Wait person said they had had a big night before and were sold out of a few things.... The wait person was also unskilled but maybe she was a learner for a Sunday lunch or maybe she was just exhausted from the big sold out night before.
I guess we have been spoilt by our other first table choices so I wouldn't be in a hurry to go back...oh and yes all cards are charged 2%.....

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Nathan Wade

Had lunch at the Glass Goose and thoroughly enjoyed my meal. I ordered the large duck meal and highly recommend it.

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Perfect dining experience. Loved everything. Thanks team!

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Kim Keary

Great lunch ...excellent cocktails!

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Nice place! Good food! Great staff!

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David Moat

Food was great.

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Sienna Packer

Glass Goose was very classy and the food was good for sharing. Highly recommend the potato skins!

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Awesome spot. Ordered lots of different little meals and it took forever for them to arrive. We were waiting on one meal towards the end and by the time it arrived we were ready to leave.

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Miranda Miranda

The food was tasty and the servers were very attentive!

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Mereula Nacewa

Great service, friendly wait staff who were very attentive. Highly recommend the duck fat potato skins, they were amazing! Nice atmosphere, superb glass ceiling looking right up at the Sky tower. This looks even better at night when the lights are lit up.

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Brenna Bradley

Had a few lovely bite size dishes and two large dishes. Enjoyed the outdoor sitting and view of the sky tower.

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We had an awesome lunch at the Glass Goose. The potato waffles are just delicious! The service was spot on. I will definitely be back for another Espresso Martini.

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Sunee Yoo

Gorgeous place with super friendly staff and tasty food! :)

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Great food, great service, great atmosphere

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Amber Smith

I enjoy first table because usually you have a restaurant to yourself so service is superb and everything arrives in a timely manner.

We over ordered but that didn't both us as the food was lovely. Would have prepared more of the condiments on each dish as they avocado mash and aioli both weren't enough for the portion sizes provided

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Kate Hebenton

The food was delicious and our lovely waitress was really patient with our indecisiveness.

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We had a great dinner at the Glass Goose, the favourite dish was the beef brisket. the service was friendly and relaxed, we will be back.

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The food and service were great and we would fine here again.

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Really great restaurant, amazing decor and excellent food. Perfect location

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Sandi Harnett

A lovely dining experience, the food was delicable and a taste sensation. Loved the atmosphere and the wait staff were very friendly.

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