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Dine in with your friends and family this Matariki

Matariki signals the Maori New Year. It is a time of renewal and cues the rising of the Matariki star cluster (the Pleiades or Seven Sisters).

Gather your friends and family to celebrate Matariki. Feast on food and bring prosperity and good fortune into the year ahead.

We've made Matariki easy at Westfield Newmarket! Read on to discover our lunch and dinner favourites, perfect for celebrating with family and friends.

If you're looking to host Matariki at your home instead, we have you covered for all of your host and homeware needs. Discover here >

While you bring the whānau together, find some recipe inspiration for family entertaining >

White + Wong's
Celebrate with outstanding views of the city and traditional favourites, including peking duck, handcrafted dumplings and spring rolls - or try something new from their innovative Asian fusion menu.

Since its founding, IPPUDO has been focused on creating a new ramen culture - where people can enjoy, understand and appreciate the Japanese food and culture. Experience a new benchmark in traditional Japanese cuisine with IPPUDO's creamy tonkotsu broth, signature secret dashi and housemade thin straight noodles

INCA Ceviche and Woodfired Grill
Critically acclaimed Chef Nic Watt, with Chef Darren Johnson, are drawing inspiration from South American and Japanese influenced Nikkei cuisine to bring us INCA.

Image: INCA

Bodrum Market
Inspired by the traditional food markets of the Mediterranean, Bodrum Market is a contemporary side by side eatery, offering multiple cuisines under one roof. With an interior and atmosphere to match, be transported to the shores of Bodrum and beyond.

Something & Social
If you're looking to celebrate in a fun, relaxed setting then you can't go past Something & Social. With sumptuous share plates and delicious cocktails, you're sure to be satisfied.

The Bavarian
Enjoy quality food with endless options – featuring modern Bavarian classics you know and love – that all match perfectly with beer, and it’s all served fast and fresh, or takeaway. Be sure to try their new Over The Top menu.

Image: The Bavarian

New York Grill
If you haven't dined at the latest restaurant to open on Rooftop, then New York Grill is an absolute must this Matariki. From succulent steaks to the freshest seafood, book your table now.

Corner Burger
Burgers are always a crowd favourite, so this Matariki why not celebrate with some of the best tasting burgers in Auckland.

Image: Corner Burger

BAHA BETTY is a casual eclectic Californian-Baja eatery experience that blends cross-border influences of San Diego Baja California. Their extensively delicious menu also offers a number of celiac and vegan friendly options. Be sure to explore this ecletic, must-try foodie experience this Matariki.

Island Gelato
End your visit to rooftop on Broadway with a delicious hand-crafted gelato. With over 70 plus flavours and weekly specials everything is lovingly created in store daily, full bodied in flavour, low in fat and sugar.

For the ultimate convenience, book a table at the restaurant of your choice, straight from your Westfield Plus app. Not a Westfield Plus member? Click here to find out more and download the app.

Discover what else is happening to celebrate Matariki this year at Westfield here >

Learn something new this Matariki to celebrate the Maori New Year >

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