Kura will be closed until further notice due to COVID-19

“Kura” means “warehouse” or “Sake Brewery” in Japanese. Kura Japanese Restaurant was first established in 2001 as a sister eatery to Tanuki’s Cave and Tanuki Japanese Restaurant. Kura serves beautiful authentic Japanese food with a modern twist. Located on Queen Street, down the stairs, Kura has tables suited for intimate dining or for larger groups. Guests are also welcome to sit at the bar and watch the Chefs create their magic!

Kura has on offer an incredible selection of over 20 different Japanese sakes and genuine Japanese beers.

Every month we offer seasonal monthly special dishes so that you can try new tasty dishes every time you dine with us.

Conveniently located in the Aotea Arts Precinct in the Auckland Town Hall block, it is in a perfect and easy location for your pre theatre or post theatre dining and/or drinks.

Kura invites you to join us for a wonderful dining experience.