Citizen Q

Citizen Q is the perfect place for pre or post-show drinks and canapés. From our exotic range of stylish small plates to a full dining experience we serve scrumptious Allpress coffee and offer a full bar with boutique wines, artisan beers and killer cocktails. Listed in Metro’s Top 50 Q Theatre is located in the hub of Auckland’s performing arts precinct and is a superb venue to host group experiences.

View Citizen Q's menu here.

Please note: pre-show dinner reservations are essential. 
For enquiries or to reserve a table, phone (09) 282 4402 or email

Q Happy Hour
5pm-7pm, Wed-Fri
$7 house wines/ $7 Heinekens

Planning an extraordinary event? 
We've got inspirational spaces available for product launches, conferences, workshops and celebrations. Q's onsite restaurant Citizen Q can also take care of all hosting requirements. View the functions menu and contact to find out more. 

Citizen Q Opening Hours 
Monday / 8am-5:30pm

(kitchen closes at 3pm / counter food available until 5:30pm)
Tuesday - Friday / 8am-late
Saturday - Sunday / various

(2hrs before performance - late)

Best bar to go to on a Tuesday in Auckland’ -NZ Herald
'A modern and relaxed environment, perfect during the day for a business lunch, meeting or an informal presentation' -Big Little City

'We were looking for good tasty food at a reasonable price and had a show to catch after dinner. Citizen Q got a solid 10 for each of these in a fun and friendly environment' -Express

Eat & Drink at Citizen Q

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So you’re coming to Q. You’ve even picked a show and bought your tickets. You’ll need to know how to get here. But that’s just the beginning. Arrive early and head to the cafe, you can have dinner or just a snack. You’re only missing one thing - a drink. It’s lucky we’ve got a great bar then... more

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