• Johnny Barr's Classic Chicago Style Hotdog
    Our classic American hotdogs are available as Chicago or Manhattan style! Choose from; Chicago - served with cucumber, pickle, tomato, celery salt, relish, ketchup and American mustard. Or go for a Manhattan - served with saurekraut and dijon mustard. Both equally delicious and prepared fresh!
  • Johnny Barr's Strawberry Margarita
    Our delicious margaritas, served in a jug and your choice of classic or strawberry variety!
  • Johnny Barr's Microbrew Tap Selection
    Try our delicious range of microbrew beers, ciders and house wines, all available on tap!
  • Johnny Barr's Contemporary Dining Area
    Our venue features a bar, cafe lounge and contemporary dining area - perfect for any occasion!
  • Johnny Barr's Fried Chicken and Waffles
    Our delicious fried chicken in crunchy, crumbed coating, served with belgian style waffles, drizzled in maple syrup and sprinkled with icing sugar!
  • Johnny Barr's Thai Beef Salad
    Our Thai Beef Salad, available as a salad or in a soft flour tortilla wrap!
  • Johnny Barr's Full Breakfast
    Our fully-loaded big breakfast, with eggs your way, bacon, sausage, tomato and delicious kumara hash fritter. Served with two pieces of thick, crunchy toast on the side!
  • Johnny Barr's Fresh BBQ Pulled Pork Sandwich
    Slow roasted for sixteen hours, and served in our delcious house BBQ sauce with cheddar and red cabbage cider slaw! Add fries, skinny wedges or salad!
  • Johnny Barr's Freshly Prepared Sandwiches
    Our fully-stocked cabinet selection is updated daily with freshly prepared, mouth-watering sandwiches, cakes, and snacks - both savoury and sweet!
  • Johnny Barr's Empire State Burger
    The Empire State Burger - a massive hunger-busting behemoth of a burger, served with fries and your choice of drink. Ask our staff about the Empire State Challenge!
  • Johnny Barr's Fresh Fish Tacos
    A house favourite! Our fresh fish taco is made with a tempura battered fish of the day, soft flour tortilla, our red cabbage cider slaw, avocado, house mango salsa and delicious red pepper sauce!
  • Johnny Barr's Fresh Cabinet Selection
    Our fully-stocked cabinet selection is updated daily with freshly prepared, mouth-watering sandwiches, cakes, and snacks - both savoury and sweet!

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Johnny Barr's - American Restaurant

Johnny Barr’s

Wynyard Quarter



Opening Hours


7am – Late





Come on down for delicious meals,
top notch drinks and classy cocktails!

We follow our mantra of ‘Fresh, Simple, Innovative’ to deliver you top-notch service and a great dining experience. If you’re looking for a great night out, a delicious lunch break, delightful dinner or just a tasty snack with inspired drinks. Come by for a visit.

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Johnny Barr’s is an upscale American diner in the Wynyard Quarter featuring a cocktail bar and lounge, a creative casual dining room, and a daytime café.

We have our own line of craft-brew ‘Johnny Beers’ on tap, delightful wines and boast an impressive specialty martini list – ask to try the Key Lime Pie! Our tasty range of bar snacks are perfect for a light bite and will give you something to nibble on while you sample our great selection of drinks.

The restaurant showcases our chef’s fresh, simple, and innovative take on classic Americana, including 5 styles of gourmet macaroni & cheese. You simply have to try them all! Desserts include warm apple pie, ice cream cookie sandwiches, NY style cheesecake, and a world famous banana foster.

We serve breakfast all day, try a ‘create your own omelette’, breakfast burrito, or a banana – chocolate chip waffle with salted walnut butter and mascarpone. The lunch menu includes fried chicken and waffles, fish tacos, grilled cheese sandwich with tomato soup, New England clam chowder, American hot dog, and plenty more.

The café hosts a plethora of cabinet food made fresh daily by our award winning pastry chef. Try our Jalapeno cornbread, caramel apples, sandwiches and wraps and wash them down with a variety of fresh juices, smoothies, and our famous thickshakes! We also serve the best coffee in the Wynyard Quarter.

Book your table with us online now for an instant booking confirmation, or for parties of 10 or more give us a call on 09 303 4153.

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Brunch Menu (PDF) Dinner Menu (PDF)

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If you would like to book your next function, enquire about our food and drink, or just have a general question please get in touch.

Johnny Barr’s

Wynyard Quarter

142 Halsey Street,
Wynyard Quarter,
Auckland 1010,
New Zealand

Get in touch

Email: eat@johnnybarrs.co.nz

Phone: +64 9 303 4153

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For groups over 10 members, please email or call.

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