Vegan / Vegetarian Friendly
Pad Thai and fries? Bao bun and a cocktail? Whether you’re out for a flat dinner or looking for a place to hide behind your dark sunglasses on a Sunday lunch, Kiss Kiss has all the Thai treats you need.
Bird on a Wire
The guys at Bird on a Wire crisp up some of the best beer battered chips around. An easy companion to one of their Dirty Bird burgers.
A fine establishment which handles the concocting of craft beer like Picasso handled a brush.
Chinoiserie is a Taiwanese street food joint that has made quite the impact on the Auckland dining scene.
Coco’s has been around as long as anyone can remember - the kind of restaurant that has become so cemented in its neighbourhood.
An authentic Italian pizzeria with the freshest ingredients – right down to the mozzarella which strings its way throughout the melting pot of flavours each topping provides.
Dear Jervois hosts the who’s who of Herne Bay for breakfast, lunch and dinner.
Al Brown’s Depot has the foot traffic to keep their tables stocked, but not the clamor of the main drag so you can actually hear yourself think.
A Ponsonby Road favourite that, despite many comings and goings on the hospitality strip, has proved a bit of a mainstay.
This place is off the chain good.
A spot tucked in the block of shops on Coates Avenue has been fueling this community with caffeine for over a number of years.
Little Bird Kitchen
100 percent plant based 100 percent whole foods 100 percent of the time.
This inner-city Britomart offering is nothing short of brilliant.
It's a tropical oasis.
Effortlessly cool and utterly lacking in pretension, Orphans Kitchen is one of the greatest contributions to the Ponsonby Road renaissance.
Peel to Pip
A local favourite, catering to all ages.
There are a tonne of fresh and hip eateries and cafés hidden within, that tantalise with their extensive menus.
Queenies boasts itself as a truly inviting spot for morning coffee and midday lunch.
The Kimchi Project
Offering Korean-inspired breakfast, brunch, lunch and dinner with a menu full of delicious surprises.
The Lucky Taco
The Lucky Taco have created a truly unique eating experience for New Zealanders.
The Raw Kitchen
A lovely escape from the sometimes hectic concrete jungle.
The Return of Rad
When did Rad ever leave Auckland? Who knows, but it is back to stay.
A very good addition to Auckland’s ever-burgeoning café scene.
Xuxu Dumpling Bar
Well worth a visit for its impressive dumplings and cocktail lineup.