The Restaurant

 Lupino …Based in the heart of Mission Bay at 97 Tamaki Drive

Our Opening hours over Winter are Tuesday to Sunday Evenings and Thursday to Sunday lunches.
Join us for Sunday long lunches for groups of 4 people or more and enjoy an afternoon of fine Italian fare with local and international wines.

Our Chef

Scott Denning has been cooking for over 20 years and has cooked in some of the best restaurants in Europe. Scott spent his formative years in London at such restaurants as Le Gavaroche and Pied A in the late nineties.
He was more recently head chef at restaurant in Auckland. Scott has spent many years abroad adding to his culinary repertoire. Working for wealthy clientele on large super yachts in locations such as the Caribbean and all around the Mediterranean taking advantage of the amazing local produce.
He also spent considerable time in Moscow and St Petersburg setting up restaurants, developing concepts and teaching local chefs how to cook. His food style is modern international with flavours of Italian, European and Asian cuisines and is designed to be both formal and casual.

What's On

Winter is here and along with the cold weather, we have got a few new exciting additions to our wine list and food menu.

Join us at Lupino for our winter lunches and dinners next to our fireplace and enjoy our Italian Fare!


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    Serve delicious food that guests will want to return to week after week.


    97 Tamaki Drive, Mission Bay


    09 528 5398

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