Christmas and New Year Dining

With the festive season upon us, come and join us at one of Auckland’s hottest new restaurants. Cooke’s Restaurant & Bar @ Hotel Grand Windsor is a great venue for those looking to get into the Christmas spirit. Whether you’re looking for a venue for your corporate Christmas function or you just fancy some festive dining, we’ve got some great menu options.

From 1 November to 24 December, come and join us and enjoy one of our awesome pre-Christmas menus, packed full of wonderful seasonal dishes. Choose from our $50 or $70 menus and sit back and let our Executive Chef Jinu Abraham deliver a Christmas feast.

Then there’s Christmas Day. We have some fantastic options available including our Champagne Christmas Breakfast, traditional Christmas Day Lunch as well as a Christmas Day High Tea.

If you already have plans for Christmas, you can always join us to ring in the New Year. We have an amazing New Year’s Eve menu which has been carefully selected in order to make sure your night goes off with a bang.


Christmas High Tea

Cost: $45 per person or $65 with a glass of champagne

Christmas is such a magical time and for many people, the excitement of heading into the city to do your Christmas shopping is one of the highlights of the season. There is always a wonderful festive-vibe in the city so why not make a day of it and join us for Christmas High Tea once you have shopped ’til you drop.

Our special Christmas High Tea menu is available every weekend throughout December and features all our High Tea favourites with a Christmas twist including turkey and walnut sandwiches and of course some beautiful Christmas mince and treacle tarts.

Served with a delicious selection of T2 teas, our Christmas High Tea is sure to be in high demand so make sure you book in advance.

Christmas High Tea Menu

Festive Drinks Menu

Festive High Tea

Pre-Christmas Menu

Cost: $50 & $70 menus available

Whether it’s a corporate Christmas night out or you just want to get into the Christmas spirit, come along to Cooke’s Restaurant & Bar @ Hotel Grand Windsor in the lead up to Christmas and enjoy one of our awesome pre-Christmas menus. Choose from some sumptuous sharing plates to start and enjoy our wide range of main courses. If you’re more of a dessert person, then our Caramelised Chocolate Sorbet is an absolute winner.

We have two servings daily and you can choose from either of our menu options below:


Pre Christmas Menu – $50

Pre Christmas Menu – $70

Festive Drinks Menu

Get in the festive spirit

Champagne Christmas Breakfast

Cost: $65

What better way to start the day than a wonderful champagne breakfast. Christmas is a time to indulge so let our Executive Chef and his team take the stress out of the day and kick things off in style. Enjoy a glass of champagne on arrival, a chef’s taster plater and then select from our wonderful Continental Buffet followed by our a la carte breakfast menu.

Our Champagne Christmas Breakfast is served at the following times:

8.00am to 10.30am

Champagne Christmas Breakfast Menu

Festive Drinks Menu

Breakfast and Bubbles

Christmas Day Menu

Cost: $130 or $190 with wine pairing

If you’re looking to let someone else take the strain on Christmas Day, join us for one of our Christmas Day sittings. Join us for a delicious Christmas Day Lunch from 12.00pm and enjoy a wonderful five-course menu full of seasonal produce. The menu also includes a Christmas-inspired sparkling cocktail on arrival. If you have plans for the day, why not join us for Christmas Day Dinner where you can enjoy the same five-course menu and kick back and relax.

Our Christmas Day Menu is served at the following times:

12.00pm to 3.00pm

6.00pm to 10.00pm

Christmas Day Menu

Festive Drinks Menu

Celebrate Christmas in Style

New Year's Eve Menu

Cost: $110 or $170 with wine pairings

What better way to bring in the New Year than a wonderful three-course dinner in the heart of the city before heading out to watch the wonderful firework display from Auckland’s Viaduct area? New Year’s Eve is such a special night so why not treat yourself to some five-star dining at Cooke’s Restaurant & Bar @ Hotel Grand Windsor. Better still, why not stay the night?

Our New Year’s Eve Dinner will kick off from 6.00pm with sittings available through to 10.30pm so come and join us for what promises to be a fantastic way to welcome in the New Year.

New Year’s Eve Menu

Festive Drinks Menu

Ring in the New Year

Bookings are essential, with reservations given on a first-in, first-served basis, so don’t delay – email or call Cooke’s Restaurant & Bar on 09 368 9603 to book your table today.


  • Bookings are essential for the festive package, Champagne Breakfast, Christmas day lunch and dinner and New Year’s Eve dinner.
  • Credit Card details required at the time of booking to secure the reservation for all confirmations for Champagne Breakfast, Christmas day lunch and dinner and New Year’s Eve dinner.
  • Kindly confirm the festive package and final number of the guest 3 days prior to the dining day.
  • Any cancellation must be made by 24 hours prior to the booking date.
  • Accor Plus discount will not be applied.
  • Minimum numbers may apply depending on package options and venue capacity.
  • All offers are subject to availability and cannot be combined with any other offer, membership entitlement or group promotion.
  • Alcohol will not be served to the minor or anyone under the legal drinking age.
  • In case of dispute, Hotel Grand Windsor reserves the right to make a final decision.
  • Standard Drink used in beverage packages are 150 ml Glass of wine, 30 ml spirits, 330 ml beers.