Auckland: Juke Joint BBQ

Who doesnt love it when you go to a place that delivers on slow cooked meats which you may not eat very often, who isn’t time poor these days?!

Auckland: Wu & You

Trend Alert: Another new Asian fusion restaurant has popped up on the Auckland food scene, situated on Mt Eden Road, Wu & You. How can you not be sucked into visiting a place which makes a soft shell crab taco, where the whole taco is tempura fried.

Auckland: Namo

Japanese flavour is in the house! I have been meaning to write this blog for quite some time, after eating here more than 3x! Which in the food world is a great feat when there is literally a new place popping up each week. Who can keep up with that sort of level?

Auckland: Birdies All Day

What do chickens serve at birthday parties? Β | Β “Coop-cakes” Who doesn’t love chicken? Birdies All Day is 1 of 6 new eateries opened on the suave Grove Dining Lane. You will step into a beautifully large interior, with concrete floors and a mixture of seating options for comfort or casualness. Excited to eat my way…

Auckland: Chicka

New kid on the block of Kingsland’s New North Road, Chicka has just taken up the previous spot of Al’s Deli, serving up its hungry diners Korean fried chicken and beer. Who can’t turn down that combo?

Auckland: Miss Istanbul

Miss Istanbul is a relatively new eatery located in the heart of trendy scene, Ponsonby Central fitted out in the previously located Fish Fish. The two owners – one serving us and one making the food, took me back to the authentic Turkish eateries where eateries are family run where there was only little English…

Auckland: Gypsy Caravan

A quirky joint in the heart of Ponsonby. To my surprise the day we turned up on a mid week day for lunch, was to a very quiet and empty restaurant. However dont let that scare you off, I am sure its pumping during the weekends or evenings.

Auckland: Tiger Burger

Tiger Burger: Korean fusion brought by a couple joining the best of both of their backgrounds. Tucked in the midst of the Grey Lynn shops, it’s great to finally have a fast food option that caters for people to sit in. It’s frustrating when you want to try all the yummy takeaways but live too…

Auckland: Tok Tok

Who can keep up with another Asian fusion eatery in the Auckland food scene! I have been here twice both times for lunch. Its a bit of a catch 22, it has a great outdoor seating which is perfect for summer, but eating dishes which are majorly curries it can be a bit of a…

Auckland: Tao Restaurant & Bar

Through my laziness of walking down the road to have dinner being too lazy to cook nearing Xmas, I headed to the recently opened Tao Restaurant and Bar in Newmarket. After seeing pictures online of the dumplings, it was added to the list.Β 

Auckland: White + Wongs

White and Wongs, one of the newer Asian fusion restaurants to pop up in Auckland. After trying their food at Street Eats, and impressed by their bang bang chicken roti roll, it is only natural to hit up their restaurant.