Come and experience an Orchestra of New Indian Elements and Senses
Showcasing a fusion of Indian art, music, traditions and the hospitality culture, Old Fort is not your usual Indian place. This synchronic platform of Indian traditional art, live instrumental sounds and Indian fusion cuisine is the first ever kind of establishment in Auckland. Located at the European inspired Chancery Square, Old Fort will transport you to the New Indian fusion culture. Our ambience presents you with an experience of lounge style seating and delicious small plates menus to snack on with music that will make you tap your feet even if you haven’t heard it before.
We pride ourselves in serving you the freshest New Zealand produce infused with traditional Indian flavours. Our varied menu is designed to captivate and intrigue Aucklanders. All our dishes are freshly made to order.
Symphony of Five Senses
Akash (Sound Experience)
Old Fort showcases exotic Indian traditional arts combined with classical and fusion music. Old Fort strives to be a platform where Indian artists can share their ingenious talents with New Zealand.
Agni (Art/ Vision Experience)
Old Fort’s premier art wall features Gond tribal art painting. Gond art is the way back to a time so ancient and to people that perhaps were the earliest inhabitants of India, the Gond people of Central India. Well-known painter Venkat Shyam Gond is eminent for his traditional painting and takes us into his world, a settlement by the River Narmada in Amarkantak, Madhya Pradesh as well as to the world of his experiences and imagination. Old Fort strives to be a hub for Indian artists and musical talents to come together and showcase their work.
The entire Old Fort is filled with textures and colours from all over India inspired by the architecture from forts, burg, palaces and castles.
The menu is specially designed to keep the refined taste of exotic and authentic flavors of India along with the diversity of westernized dishes on an upscale. Old Fort’s menu provides a unique and modern take on authentic tapas and small plates as well. Old Fort’s food creations of new Indian mixed with fusion are no doubt best described as a melting pot of senses.
Aroma scents are known for its soothing purposes and to bring back and capture memories; here at Old Fort you will be transported with our pleasant aromatic essence of food and fragrances. With an ambience to excite all your senses including vision, taste, touch, aroma and sound, Old Fort will take you to a party in the palaces of India.