Function, Event
or Special Occasion?

Nestled inside one of the NZ’s most stunning historical building, Platform 8 Restaurant & Bar is conveniently close to the bustling Auckland CBD, the famous Auckland harbour and mighty Britomart.

Fantastic interior views inside the New Zealand’s largest railway station with the Te Taou Reserve in front and Mahuhu Ki Te Rangi Reserve aside provide an idyllic setting for your big day.
From the showpiece of imported marble to the array of fine bronze detailing with a beautiful terrazzo floor, Platform 8 Restaurant & Bar is the ideal venue for your special occasion. We will take care of everything from the ceremony to the reception to ensure you can enjoy the event you have always dreamed of.
The restaurant space is suitable for up to 75 guests for a formal dinner or 150 guests for a casual cocktail or canapes style reception, and open into our Grand Foyer for a large venue extension.
The building has a large open Grand Foyer which is very unique, with Beaux-Arts windows providing plenty of natural light. The space creates a stunning environment with all the requirements for your event. With adjustable walls, The Grand Foyer has the flexibility to accommodate up to 300 banquet style or can be split into two smaller spaces. The  adaptability of the space lends itself seamlessly to corporate functions, team buildings, birthday or graduation celebrations, engagements, weddings, anniversaries, painting classes, balls & banquets, community groups, intimate events, dinners and everything in between.
Outstanding friendly, professional service awaits you. Contact us today to arrange your next event!

About Us

Platform 8 is a licensed bar and restaurant situated inside the beautiful Grand Lobby of Auckland’s Heritage Railway Station and next door to Spark Arena. With a reputation of hospitality through attentive service, delicious multi-European cuisine and refreshing beverages, we make a perfect dining and drinking destination for concert-goers!