Halsey St Kitchen

At the Halsey St Kitchen in the ASB Waterfront Theatre, our goal is to serve you delicious food made with fresh, local ingredients.

During the day we have a great selection of salads, sandwiches and sweet treats, made on-site by our kitchen team. To quench your thirst there are sparkling drinks, smoothies, juices, great coffee - and we’re fully licensed too.

Explore the theatre, soak up the sunshine by the wall-sized windows, and watch the world go by. With free, fast wi-fi, it’s a great place to hot desk, have meetings, and still get your work done!

Opening Hours

Mon-Fri 8am-2pm

Pre-show dining is available 2 hours prior to every evening performance.

selection of salads, sandwiches and sweet treats are available prior to matinee performances.

Pre-show dining

During show season, pre-show dining is available 2 hours before every evening performance. Booking for pre-show dining is recommended, call 09 632 1962 to book or book online.

Book a table

Pre-order interval drinks and ice cream

Beat the bar queues during your next visit to the ASB Waterfront Theatre by pre-purchasing your interval drinks and ice cream at the bar when you arrive.


Read our seasonal pre-show dining menu below. 

No time for dessert before the show? No problem – when a show has an interval, just order your dessert pre-show and we will have it ready and waiting for you at interval.

Our bar serves a great range of beers, wines, and non-alcoholic beverages, that you can take into the theatre with you.



HSK CHICKEN LIVER PATE house made piccalilli, crostini $17

TONIGHT’S SOUP toasted focaccia fingers $15

BEETROOT CURED SALMON horse radish cream, taro wafers GF $17

SESAME SOBA NOODLE SALAD marinated tofu, baby spinach GF V $17



SLOW BRAISED LAMB SHANK mash, honeyed carrot, red wine jus GF $35

add an extra shank $9

WINTER VEGETABLE TARTLET seared haloumi, minted yoghurt, puffed buckwheat V $26

PAN SEARED MARKET FISH celeriac puree, corn kernel salsa, snow pea GF $33

SHANGHAI RED BRAISED PORK BELLY bok choy, fried shallot GF $32



FRIES tomato sauce & smoked aioli $8

SEASONAL VEGETABLES walnut compound butter V GF $8

GREEN SALAD lemon vinaigrette V GF DF $8



BREAD & BUTTER PUDDING custard, pouring cream V $15


BERRY TART raspberry sorbet V $15


Need a car park?

Take the hassle out of finding a car park before the show and pre-book a car park for just $8. Pre-booking is available in the Hamer St car park which is just a 5 minute walk from the theatre.

Pre-book car park