Category: Ponsonby

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Ramen Takara Ponsonby

Ramen seemed like just the ticket on a cold stormy Auckland night and the perfect comfort after risking life and limb driving through Ponsonby in torrential downpour. We are huge fans of Ramen Takara in Browns Bay so were keen to check out the Ponsonby branch. It was a light,...

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Fish Fish

When the folks who upped the burger game with Burger Burger move into seafood with – you guessed it – Fish Fish, you have to check it out.  And so we did one lovely Sunday evening. Fish Fish has taken over from Jimmy the Fish at Ponsonby Central, and is...

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The Street Food Collective

The Ponsonby food scene is really cooking!  Finally someone has organised a home for our fabulous food truck operators to park and offer their delicious creations – thanks to the Clarks of Miss Moonshine’s restaurant.  They have created a space opposite their restaurant on Lot 3 which is called The...

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Boy and Bird

It was an evening of hits and misses. The first miss came when we discovered there was no formal system to handle customers waiting for a table, as the chicken (and as we discovered later, the other things as well) proved so popular that every table had been taken. “Come...

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Fishsmith

It’s probably pushing it slightly to call Fishsmith an eat-in situation but there are four chairs in the window and we did in fact eat there, so if the planets align timing-wise it’s possible. This recently revamped chippie is so much more than your normal takeout joint. In fact, for...

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Conch Kitchen and Bar

One of the great things about being a guest judge for the Metro Top 100 Cheapeats awards (both Alexia and I are involved) is getting out to places that you never knew qualified as a Cheapeats restaurant. I had heard about Conch on Ponsonby Road.  I knew that it had...

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