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Acho’s

As usual it was a fast and furious few weeks of judging for Metro’s Cheap Eats and we discovered a few great spots we hadn’t visited before. One of these was Achos in St Kevin’s Arcade, a funky little Japanese joint with its chairs in the centre of this beautiful...

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Malay Parlour

Modern Malaysian and more on Ponsonby Road from the family of KK Malaysian. Jacky Lam, son of Aunty KK, has created a modern Malaysian and Asian food experience aimed at the trendy foodie in Ponsonby. This pint-sized restaurant has a simple, modern decor with not an Asian decor item in sight.  Well,...

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Satya Spice and Chai Shop

The closest thing I can liken Satya Spice and Chai Shop to, is a dive bar, of the sort you’d find nestled down the laneways of Budapest. The Spice and Chai Shop itself is in fact an alleyway that adjoins to a small Indian supplies store run by the good...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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