Category: Central Auckland

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Pane & Vino

Happy New Year! Being a Canadian native, Lynn has headed home for a white Christmas but she left me this review she did a  couple of weeks ago to upload in her absence. She’ll be home very soon to start a big year of cheap eating. So here’s what she thought of Pane & Vino: I took...

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China Restaurant and Bar

A friend who knows about good yum char advised that the best yum char restaurants were run by people from the south of China.  So it was that we found ourselves at China Restaurant. It was a busy Sunday lunchtime and we had made reservations, but the tables turn so...

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Frasers Café and Espresso Bar

There is rarely an hour of the day that Frasers is not busy. From piled breakfast feasts to late night desserts, the place is usually humming.   No liquor licence means that tables turn quickly, but many people linger over their coffees for a visit with their friends or to read...

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Banzai

After more recommendations than I can count, we finally made it to the lovely Banzai. Tucked away in a little plaza on Dominion Road, this is a little treasure. Gorgeous food, friendly service and immaculate presentation of meals –— all at a reasonable price to boot! It’s not very big...

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Saigonz

We had heard about this “pocket rocket” of a restaurant some time ago and we finally tried it out on our way to a concert at the Vector Arena. This is a perfect cheap eats.  The small restaurant has a short but interesting menu and the food is delicious.  The...

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Didas

Didas on Sale Street is closed.  Visit the Didas Wine Lounge and Tapas on 54 Jervois Road, Ponsonby.  Phone:  376-2813. We were off to a gig at Sale Street and looking for somewhere close by to grab a bite to eat. We were very glad to find Didas as somewhere...

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