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Summertime Favourites Cheapeats

Summertime and the living is easy…here are some of our favourite Cheapeats restaurants to enjoy over the Auckland summer: Dragonfired, Waiheke Island  (nominated by Lynn) Nothing beats eating one of Bevan’s wood fired pizzas or calzones at the beach on Waiheke, except maybe eating his wood fired polenta bake meal....


Ras Vatika Indian Vegetarian Cafe

Nestled in amongst the clusters of Asian restaurants on the Dominion Road strip is Ras Vatika, a long-established Indian vegetarian restaurant specialising in Gujarati South Indian food and North Indian food.  If you are looking for a homely Indian food experience, then you will be welcome here. Colleague Kate and...


Go Go Music Cafe

At street level punters may be disheartened to see the darkened window-front of a shut-up and empty shop, like I did the night I visited Go Go Music Café with my Cheapeats colleagues Lynn and Kate.   But look a little towards your right and you’ll see a narrow stairwell...


Stumpy’s Pizza

Located at the south end of the Asian restaurant strip on Dominion Road, Stumpy’s has a loyal following for its thin-crust, wood-fired pizzas. Returning from a weekend away, a Sunday night seemed the perfect opportunity to try their offerings.  We must have hit a quiet night, because when we phoned...


Viet Kitchen

Viet Kitchen fills a gap for Vietnamese food on the busy Dominion Road Asian food strip.  I love the freshness of Vietnamese cuisine, and was keen to  sample their food. We arrived on a Friday evening, were warmly greeted by staff and led to an available table.  The decor is...


Shaolin Kung Fu Noodle

We’ve long been fans of Shaolin Kung Fu on Dominion Road and since we often get people asking for restaurants outside of the CBD we were only too happy to check out their Albany location. It’s in the middle of a strip mall, hidden behind Massey University, on Albany highway...

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