LOCATION 4 Brown St Ponsonby Auckland 1011 OPEN 7 DAYS LUNCH & DINNER 11.30AM — LATE CONTACT 09 360 8080 http://honeybearponsonby.co.nz The ever changing Restaurant landscape in Ponsonby has another new kid on the block! honeybear (ˈhʌnibɛː) noun. 1. one who joyfully eats with their hands. 2. anyone with a fondness for Asian cuisine. 3. a connoisseur […]

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LOCATION: 87 Federal Street, Auckland https://www.skycityauckland.co.nz/restaurants/huami/ First Impressions: It was a freezing night in Auckland the evening I sampled Huami. I captured a nice shot of the moon which I thought was appropriate for such a COLD evening. At least the moon looks warm. So the opening blurb from the Huami web site has this to […]

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Ampersand Eatery

228 ORAKEI ROADAUCKLAND, AUCKLAND, INFO@AMPERSANDEATERY.NZ 09 522 9503 This new eatery (as they have labelled themselves) is located in the newly developed spot, next to Oraki basin and a 20 meter walk from the Oraki train station. Entrance can be found inside the complex where you will also find the local Farrows. Parking is a […]

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Address: 115 Customs Street West, Viaduct Harbour, Auckland Phone number: 09 3947300 Web: https://www.zomato.com/auckland/headquarters-viaduct-viaduct-harbour First Impressions: Brand new restaurant in a brand new venue, situated in one of the most visited locations in Auckland for tourists and kiwis alike, the infamous Viaduct harbour! Now a short piece about the viaduct harbour which I think will set the scene […]

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Kai Pasifika

EVERYDAY, FROM 10:00 to 23:00 3 Mount Eden Rd, Grafton, Auckland 1023 Phone + 64 09 309 3740 http://kaipasifika.com I went to Fiji on Wednesday evening for a feast! Well, my taste buds did for sure. Wow! Wow! Wow! what an experience. You wouldn’t think or ever imagine that sitting in the tranquil, sparcially decorated, […]

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1947 Eatery

http://www.1947eatery.co.nz Address: 60 Federal St, Auckland, Phone: +64 9-377 0033 Hours: 11.30am – 11.30pm I loved my Friday lunch so much at new opening 1947 Eatery that I went back Wednesday evening for dinner or should I say banquet. Now we all love a good Indian dinner but this place stands out from the rest in […]

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Went to dine at Gerome in Parnell 3 times last week, Lunch Friday, Dinner Wednesday and Dinner again on Saturday. As with all new opening I like to sample at least the lunch and dinner menu. Was not disappointed, great food, (My first experience with Greek) generous portions, fabulous decor (a referbed Iguasu) and well trained […]

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