Empire Tavern

Empire Tavern


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An Auckland icon

Established in 1875, The Empire has long been an iconic Auckland watering hole.

We’re passionate about our customers; providing the best service and an exciting range of contemporary cuisine to make your event a success.

Versatile range of spaces

Boasting a range of spaces to suit your needs, you can host your event in our bar, rooftop, covered indoor courtyard or the Press Room next door.

The rooftop has its own bar and can be staffed for events.

Need an event manager?

Free of charge, free of hassle. Our events and experience team is on the house, ready and able to sweat the small stuff so you don’t have to.

Your event, your way. Boasting multiple event spaces fit for any occasion, we'll help you find the perfect spot for the perfect event.

Handled by hospitality experts. With over 10 years of experience running events, our team has seen it all and can even give you pointers for that extra touch.

Contact us about how we can make your event a success with The Empire.

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