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Cafe in Auckland Region


This funky little spot features home-style baking, good coffee, and interesting fare like menemen (Turkish baked eggs) and breakfast bruschetta. Scour the stacks of cool magazines inside or chill in the compact gard…
Cafe in Auckland Region

The Fridge

Gourmet pies, healthy salads and wraps, and drool-inducing cakes.
Indian in Auckland Region


Hugely popular, this humble-looking and humbly priced eatery has the best dahi puri (chickpea, potato and yoghurt on a pappadam) in town.
Modern NZ in Auckland Region

Soul Bar & Bistro

Eating seafood by the water is a must in Auckland and this modern gastrodome boasts an unbeatable see-and-be-seen location.
Gifts & Souvenirs in Auckland Region


Homewares and gifts with a Polynesian and Kiwiana influence.
Food Hall in Auckland Region

Ponsonby Village International Food Court

Japanese, Malaysian, Chinese, Turkish, Thai, Lao and Indian flavours all on offer, and excellent Vietnamese and Indonesian.
Food Hall in Auckland Region

Food Alley

There's Chinese, Indonesian, Indian, Thai, Vietnamese, Lebanese, Malaysian, Korean and Japanese all on offer at this no-frills food hall.
Art in Auckland Region

Auckland Art Fair

Lots of art for sale over five days in May.
Italian in Auckland Region


This friendly and stylish Italian restaurant covers all the bases, with a fireplace in winter and a courtyard in summer. Speaking of bases, there's a popular pizza selection, top-notch pasta and a good selection of …
Bar in Auckland Region


With picture windows overlooking Eden Park and a front terrace that’s pick-up central after dark, this upmarket pub is the place to be either side of rugby fixtures. DJs play on weekends.