Soaring high above Auckland you'll discover Orbit, a truly iconic New Zealand brasserie offering diners sensational views - and food to match. Situated at the top of Auckland’s Sky Tower, the dining room rotates once every hour, providing a truly unique experience with amazing 360-degree panoramas of the city, the Hauraki Gulf and beyond
Orbit offers a modern dining experience in a relaxed, open atmosphere with a delicious kiwi-inspired à la carte menu that features the best local and seasonal produce. As New Zealand’s only rotating restaurant offering 360-degree views, it’s an unforgettable experience that never ceases to delight.
Your experience doesn’t just stop at the restaurant. Diners can also enjoy complimentary Sky Tower admission 45 minutes prior to and/or upon completion of dining.
Available Daily, 11.30am-2.15pm
Available Daily, 5.30pm - 9.30pm
From November 2, 2018 to March 30, 2019 every Friday and Saturday evening we will only have a 3 course reduced menu for $85 per person for adults and our standard kids menu available. The menu will be available in early September.
When booking, please include the number of adults and children in your group to ensure sufficient seating is provided. We do not take requests for window seats nor do we guarantee window seating will be available. We apologise for any inconvenience.
Bookings are essential.
An average minimum spend of $30 per person applies for lunch reservations and $40 per person for dinner.
A maximum dining time of two hours applies for all reservations.
Orbit 360° Dining
Level 52, Sky Tower
Corner of Federal and Victoria Streets
Phone: (09) 363 6000
Monday to Friday
11.30am - 2.15pm
Saturday and Sunday
(last booking at 1.45pm)
Saturday and Sunday
2.30pm – 4.30pm
(last booking at 3.30pm)
Please note that our last High Tea service will be on Sunday 30 December 2018. We will be extending our lunch service for all your requirements due to high demand.
Daily 5.30pm - 9.30pm
(last booking at 9.30pm)
Does the booking include free parking?
SKYCITY does not offer free parking when you dine. We offer discounted parking rates at $7.00 for the first hour and $3.50 for every hour after, if you spend a minimum of $40.00 at any of the outlets. You will be required to get your parking ticket validated from the restaurant reception in order to get the discounted rates. You can find out more about our parking options here.
What are your casual parking rates?
The casual rate for parking is $15.00 for the first hour and $5.50 every hour after. The maximum parking charge per day (up to 24 hours) is $50.00.
Is valet parking available when I dine?
Valet parking is available at SKYCITY Hotel and The Grand Hotel on the day of dining for $55 as per hotel charges. For alternative car parking options please click here.
Can we use our Premier Rewards for parking?
Yes, if you have sufficient Premier Points or a car parking credit accrued on your card. Your Premier Rewards card can be swiped at the parking machines to exit.
Please note, some car parking credits are required to be activated at a Premier Rewards Kiosk before redemption.
Can we bring a cake with us?
Unfortunately not, but we'd be delighted to make one for you. Please call us on (+64) 09 363 6000 at least 48 hours in advance of your booking and we'll create something absolutely delicious within your budget. Only cakes purchased from us can be served in our restaurants.
Is your meat Halal?
While most of our meat suppliers are Halal certified, all meat preparation is completed in a SKYCITY central kitchen so we cannot guarantee that meat is Halal.
If a group has a person celebrating a birthday, does the birthday person eat for free?
No, unfortunately not.
Do I get free admission to Sky Tower when I dine?