Level 1, Hotel DeBrett
In keeping with the mid-century furnishings and Art Deco glam of the hotel it resides within, Housebar is an atmospheric hideaway intimate enough for a cosy date-night and lively enough for larger social gatherings. The drinks menu pays homage to the hotels historical past, with classically inspired cocktails mixed with precision and care.
Entry via 3B O’Connell st or 2 High St
Open every day of the year from midday till late. No holiday surcharge.
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Nestled in the heart of the hotel, DeBretts Kitchen is bathed in natural light from a soaring glass roofed atrium. Serving contemporary New Zealand cuisine in a relaxed setting, DeBretts Kitchen is open daily for Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner, with continuous cafe and bar service throughout the day.
Cornerbar a touch of kiwi retro, is an after work institution amongst locals. It provides the perfect perch from which to catch a conversation or just the hum of the city, washed down with local craft beer or boutique wine.
Our 1920s-inspired high tea menus will tantalise the taste buds of all cake and cocktail lovers, and the gramophone sounds of the Great Gatsby era will have you tapping your toes. Served on Saturdays and Sundays from 12:30-4pm.