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Clipper Bar, Auckland, Auckland

Clipper Bar

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4 Reviews
$31 to $50
Bar / Lounge / Bottle Service

Welcome to CLIPPER, our bar pay homage to the magic of travel. Our menu is inspired by some of our favourite destinations and exotic flavours from around the the globe, each translated into delicious and refreshing cocktails. Whether you are dreaming of places to visit or return to, we have designed these drinks to bring the world to you. Sit back, relax and enjoy the journey!

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Additional information

  • Dining style

    Casual Dining

  • Cuisines

    Bar / Lounge / Bottle Service

  • Hours of operation

    Tue, Wed 5:00 pm–12:00 am Thu, Fri 4:00 pm–1:00 am Sat 3:00 pm–1:00 am

  • Phone number

    022 536 8840

  • Payment options

    MasterCard, Visa

  • Dress code

    Casual Dress

Menu

Food

Please ask us about our other food options

  • Chips & DipNZ$6.00

    • NutsNZ$6.00

      • Sicilian OlivesNZ$10.00

        • Grilled CheeseNZ$12.00

          Original, Sundried tomato, Pickles

          Cocktail

          • The Pan AM CocktailNZ$18.00

            This is our signature drink, a 21st Century nod to the classic tropical cocktails of 1920s Cuba and the Caribbean. Bacardí Carta Blanca rum, Aperol, Crawley's orgeat syrup, lemon juice, egg whites, Angostura bitters

            Aperitivo

            • AperitivoNZ$12.00

              Until 7pm. Aperitivo is a ritual that blurs the lines between late afternoon and early evening. It's a pastime common across Italy and Southern Europe, that heroes lighter style drinks. It's a moment that's great before dinner, and perfect shared with friends. We've imported some of our favourite Italian classics such as the Negroni and the Spritz, and given them a CLIPPER twist. Salute!

              Featured Drinks

              • Passion Fruit Bellini, Venice - ItalyNZ$17.00

                Belvedere vodka, passionfruit, prosecco = 1.0 STD DRINKS

                • Lemon Basil Spritz, Palermo - ItalyNZ$17.00

                  Fords gin, prosecco, lemon basil soda = 1.0 STD DRINKS

                  • Grapefruit Aperol Spritz, Padova - ItalyNZ$17.00

                    Aperol, prosecco, pink grapefruit soda = 1.0 STD DRINKS

                    • Rhubarb Negroni, Florence - ItalyNZ$20.00

                      Bombay Sapphire gin, Campari, rhubarb vermouth = 1.2 STD DRINKS

                      • Strawberry Sbagliato, Milan - ItalyNZ$20.00

                        Campari, strawberry vermouth, prosecco = 1.0 STD DRINKS

                        • Coffee Americano, Milan - ItalyNZ$20.00

                          Mr. Black coffee liqueur, Campari, sweet vermouth, soda = 1.0 STD DRINKS

                          Long Haul

                          These are bright and refreshing drinks, perfect for a long afternoon that blends into the evening, ideal a pre-dinner cocktail with lower alcohol for when you prefer to stay grounded

                            Spritz

                            $18. Light / Bright

                            • Coconut & Peach, Havana - Cuba

                              Bacardí Carta Blanca rum, 42Below vodka, peach, coconut, peach bitters = 1.0 STD DRINKS

                              • Pomegranate & Rhubarb, Shanghai - China

                                Peddlers gin, Campari, pomegranate, rhubarb, Peychaud's bitters = 1.0 STD DRINKS

                                • Watermelon & Aloe, San Juan - Puerto Rico

                                  Bacardí Carta Blanca rum, Aperol, aloe vera, watermelon, salt = 1.0 STD DRINKS

                                  Highballs

                                  $19. Tall / Refreshing

                                  • Pineapple & Chilli, Lima - Peru

                                    Barsol pisco, Herradura Plata tequila, chilli 42 Below vodka, pineapple, lime = 1.3 STD DRINKS

                                    • Passion Fruit & Banana, Goa - India

                                      Bacardí Ocho rum, Buffalo Trace bourbon, passionfruit, banana, palm sugar, orange bitters = 1.2 STD DRINKS

                                      • Lychee & Avocado, California - United States

                                        Hendrick's gin, Reyka vodka, Martini Bianco vermouth, lychee, avocado oil = 1.5 STD DRINKS

                                        Short Haul

                                        These are drinks with rich flavours and big ideas. Often made with aged spirits, they are perfect for after dinner or late evening sipping. Though be warned, they could delay your travel plans

                                          Shaken

                                          $21. Zesty / Tart

                                          • Lime Leaf & Coconut, Bali - Indonesia

                                            Bombay Sapphire gin Reyka vodka, lime leaf, coconut, citrus bitters = 1.5 STD DRINKS

                                            • Grapefruit & Agave, Cancun - Mexico

                                              Herradura Plata tequila, Fords gin, 42Below vodka pink grapefruit, lemon, lime, salt = 1.5 STD DRINKS

                                              • Vanilla & Passion Fruit, Honolulu - Hawaii

                                                Sailor Jerry spiced rum, Jack Daniel's Rye whiskey, vanilla, passionfruit, pineapple, lemon = 1.5 STD DRINKS

                                                Stirred

                                                $22. Rich / Decadent

                                                • Mango & Almond, Bridgetown - Barbados

                                                  Mt Gay XO rum, Teeling whiskey, mango tea, almond whey, citrus = 1.5 STD DRINKS

                                                  • Coffee & Fig, Istanbul Turkey

                                                    Hennessy VS cognac, Woodford Reserve bourbon, fig vermouth, coffee = 2.0 STD DRINKS

                                                    • Banana & Cacao, Quito - Ecuador

                                                      Bacardí rum blend, Jack Daniel's Rye whiskey, banana caramel, chocolate bitters = 2.5 STD DRINKS

                                                      Zero Alcohol

                                                      $15

                                                      • Peach Spritz, California - United States

                                                        Seedlip Garden, Lyres dry London, peach, passionfruit

                                                        • Spiced Piña Colada, San Juan - Puerto Rico

                                                          Lyres white cane, Seedlip Spiced, pineapple, coconut

                                                          • Bitter Rhubarb, Florence - Italy

                                                            Seedlip Grove, Lyre's Italian orange, rhubarb, Quina Fina tonic

                                                            In-Flight Soda

                                                            • Pineapple & PassionfruitNZ$7.00

                                                              • Grapefruit & LimeNZ$7.00

                                                                • Rhubarb & StrawberryNZ$7.00

                                                                  Vermouth

                                                                  $12. Served neat, over ice or with soda and garnished to order

                                                                    Bianco / Blanc

                                                                    These are fresh, sweet vermouths historically produced in Chambéry, France and Turin, Italy. They range in style and flavour from bright lemon/citrus to floral fruitiness and richer apple and vanilla

                                                                    • Martini Bianco, Turin - Italy

                                                                      • Dolin Blanc, Chambery - France

                                                                        • Carpano Bianco, Milan - Italy

                                                                          • Mancino Bianco, Peidmont - Italy

                                                                            • Cinzano Bianco, Torino - Italy

                                                                              • Lillet Blanc, Bordeaux - France

                                                                                • Cocchi Americano, Torino - Italy

                                                                                  Rouge / Rosso

                                                                                  These are classic vermouths famed for their role in the Negroni and Manhattan cocktails, but also delicious on their own. They range in intensity from light, almost wine-like, to rich and heavily spiced

                                                                                  • Cocchi Rosa, Torino - Italy

                                                                                    • Martini Rosso, Turin - Italy

                                                                                      • Dolin Rouge, Chambery - France

                                                                                        • Mancino Rosso, Peidmont - Italy

                                                                                          • Cinzano Rosso, Torino - Italy

                                                                                            • Cocchi Torino, Torino - Italy

                                                                                              • Punt E Mes, Turin - Italy

                                                                                                Beer

                                                                                                  On Tap

                                                                                                  • Mile High Session LagerNZ$9.00

                                                                                                    Can & Bottle

                                                                                                    • Panhead APANZ$12.00

                                                                                                      • Panhead Sucky MonmonNZ$12.00

                                                                                                        • Mac's Mid ViciousNZ$8.00

                                                                                                          Wine

                                                                                                          We offer a small and rotating selection of wines by the glass. We will always have a good red, white and rosé available

                                                                                                          • White

                                                                                                            • GNZ$14.00
                                                                                                            • BNZ$65.00
                                                                                                          • Rosé

                                                                                                            • GNZ$15.00
                                                                                                            • BNZ$70.00
                                                                                                          • Red

                                                                                                            • GNZ$16.00
                                                                                                            • BNZ$75.00
                                                                                                          • Prosecco

                                                                                                            • GNZ$14.00
                                                                                                            • BNZ$60.00

                                                                                                          Champagne

                                                                                                          • Veuve Clicquot Brut

                                                                                                            • BNZ$99.00
                                                                                                          • Veuve Clicquot Rosé

                                                                                                            • BNZ$119.00

                                                                                                          Last updated: February 1, 2022

                                                                                                          What people are saying

                                                                                                          Overall ratings and reviews

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                                                                                                          5.0
                                                                                                          5 based on all time ratings
                                                                                                          • 4.6Food
                                                                                                          • 5Service
                                                                                                          • 5Ambience
                                                                                                          • 5Value

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                                                                                                            Kish

                                                                                                            1 review

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                                                                                                            1 review

                                                                                                            Dined on February 18, 2022

                                                                                                            overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                                                                            Lovely joint with fantastic cocktails. Highly recommend if you're looking for a cozy environment and yummy drinks

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                                                                                                            AMNW

                                                                                                            Minneapolis

                                                                                                            1 review

                                                                                                            5.0

                                                                                                            1 review

                                                                                                            Dined on December 31, 2021

                                                                                                            overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                                                                            Great place! Inventive, delicious cocktails. Cool ambiance, great staff

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                                                                                                            EmmaHG

                                                                                                            1 review

                                                                                                            5.0

                                                                                                            1 review

                                                                                                            Dined on December 22, 2021

                                                                                                            overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                                                                            Favourite bar in Auckland! Barney and the team are outstanding!

                                                                                                          4. GM

                                                                                                            GraceM

                                                                                                            1 review

                                                                                                            5.0

                                                                                                            1 review

                                                                                                            Dined on December 22, 2021

                                                                                                            overall5food3service5ambience5

                                                                                                            Amazing staff and service. Wonderful list of cocktails. Highly recommend Clipper!

                                                                                                          FAQs

                                                                                                          Clipper Bar is rated 5 stars by 4 OpenTable diners.

                                                                                                          Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable.

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                                                                                                          Booked 1 time today
                                                                                                          Google Map for Clipper Bar

                                                                                                          175 Ponsonby Rd Auckland, Auckland 1011

                                                                                                          Additional information

                                                                                                          • Neighborhood

                                                                                                            Auckland

                                                                                                          • Hours of operation

                                                                                                            Tue, Wed 5:00 pm–12:00 am Thu, Fri 4:00 pm–1:00 am Sat 3:00 pm–1:00 am

                                                                                                          • Cuisines

                                                                                                            Bar / Lounge / Bottle Service

                                                                                                          • Dining style

                                                                                                            Casual Dining

                                                                                                          • Dress code

                                                                                                            Casual Dress

                                                                                                          • Parking details

                                                                                                            Street Parking

                                                                                                          • Public transit

                                                                                                            Bus

                                                                                                          • Payment options

                                                                                                            MasterCard, Visa

                                                                                                          • Additional

                                                                                                            Bar/Lounge, Beer, Cocktails, Full Bar, Wine

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