Category: Central Auckland

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Food Truck Garage

Third time lucky!  I was thwarted from trying out Mike Van de Elzen’s newest eatery due to filming at the restaurant.  My persistence was rewarded at a recent lunch when I joined the throngs of punters enjoying his healthy version of “fast food”. This really is fast food with a...

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Crust Gourmet Pizza Bar

Crust is a relatively new addition to the Auckland (and Hamilton) pizza scene. It is a member of a company based in Australia and claims to offer”gourmet” pizzas.  We were keen to find something different  – and hopefully better – than the more well-known pizza delivery companies, so we headed to...

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Bok Choy Restaurant

I have driven past Bok Choy on upper Symonds Street many times and have been intrigued by their “healthy eating” signage.  So I brought along my foodie colleague Chrissy and went to try them out one recent lunch time. Bok Choy has created a simple, quick and user-friendly way to enjoy Chinese...

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Nol Bu Ne

Review by May-Lee Wong Housed in a rather mystical, retro red pagoda style building on the corner of Wellesley and Lorne Streets, Nol Bu Ne has been serving up good Korean for as long as anyone can remember. I used to frequent its floorboards in my days spent at the...

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Petra Shawarma

A delicious new find for you in Kingsland!  The charming husband and wife team of “Mo” and Dalal opened their simple restaurant/takeaway Petra Shawarma in the heart of the Kingsland shops and pubs just six weeks ago. Although they are Muslim the food is also described as Kashrut Food, which I understand...

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Zap Pt Chev

It’s been one of those insanely busy weeks where the only option was to grab takeout to review, so in between appointments I dropped in at the lovely Zap in Pt Chev. We are huge fans of the Zap chain and have been meaning to frequent this latest branch. I was sad...

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