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 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.

FIND OUT MORE

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.

Evening Menu

Entrees

TONIGHT’S SOUP crusty ciabatta, citrus butter $15

SPINACH & AORANGI BLUE TART salad greens, roast red pepper chutney V $16

VIETNAMESE STYLE RICE NOODLE SALAD poached chicken breast, cos, chilli, cucumber, coriander sprouts, crispy shallots, nouc cham dressing GF DF $19

 

Mains

4 HOUR BRAISED BEEF BRISKET jersey bennies smash, mint, eggplant caponata, braising gravy GF $32

ROAST BABY ROOT VEGETABLES pearl barley, rocket, feta mousse, rosemary vinaigrette GF V $26

LINE CAUGHT MARKET FISH cauliflower puree, tabbouleh salad, lemon vinaigrette GF $33

CRISPY SKINNED PORK BELLY celeriac mash, apple gel, apple crisps, jus GF $32

 

Sides

FRIES tomato sauce & smoked aioli $8

STEAMED SEASONAL VEGETABLES almond butter V GF $8

GREEN SALAD lemon vinaigrette V GF DF $8

 

Desserts

CHOCOLATE MOUSSE berries, coffee, cream V $15

PEACH & BLUEBERRY FRANGIPANE TART whipped cream V $15

POACHED PEAR red wine, star anise, mascarpone, almond & honey tuille GF V $15

Bar Menu

Available pre-show only

To Nibble

TAMARI ROAST ALMONDS $5

CHILLI SALT CASHEWS $6

HOUSE MARINATED OLIVES $8

ARANCINI BALLS sun dried tomato, parmesan, lemon, aioli V $13

CRISPY CHICKEN TENDERS buttermilk marinated chicken breast, Sriracha mayo $14

BAR FRIES smoked aioli & tomato sauce $8

 

Light Meals

BEER BATTERED FISH & CHIPS house made tartare sauce, tomato sauce, lemon $15

HSK CAESAR SALAD harissa egg, GF garlic crouton, crispy bacon, Ortiz anchovy GF $16

HSK CHICKEN BURGER Panko crumbed chicken breast, Wild Wheat sourdough bun, Roma tomato, cos lettuce, aioli & chunky chips $18

 

To share

ANTIPASTO PLATTER $38

Pastrami, Sopresso salami, Kahurangi creamy blue, Gouda, marinated olives,

stuffed sweet peppers, kafir dates, sumac hummus, lavosh, crisp breads

CHEESE PLATE $15

NZ Brie (40g), mango chutney, apricots, quince, Falwasser crackers

 

Something Sweet

WARM CHOCOLATE PECAN BROWNIE berry coulis, vanilla ice cream GF $11

Need a car park?

Take the hassle out of finding a car park before the show and pre-book a car park for just $12. Pre-booking is available in the Theatre Car Park which is just a 6 minute walk from the theatre.

Pre-book car park