The Restaurant

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

Our Opening hours over Winter are Tuesday to Sunday Evenings and Thursday to Sunday lunches.
Join us for our new exciting Autumn  food menu and new wine list additions .

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 The Square, Le Gavaroche and Pied à Terre in the late nineties.

He was more recently head chef at The Grove 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

Summer is here and along with the coming summer weather, we have got a few new additions to our wine and drinks list.

We are introducing John Kirwans JK.14 label to our wine list.

Amongst them we have listed his Labano Prosecco which is a standout quality Prosecco and the JK.14 Lirica Primitivo from Puglia

We are also celebrating with Mumm Champagne as our New house Champagne, also by the glass along with the Mumm Champagne Rose

The Malfi Gin range is also new to our list, complimentary to some great new cocktails.


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    our address

    The mission is simple:
    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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