Tag Archives: Auckland

The Garnet Station

From the outside Garnet Station appears as any other small neighbourhood café, but once you get inside it becomes a warm, friendly, home-away-from-home delivering delicious food and amazing coffee. While there isn’t a large menu, Garnet Station has a great selection of cabinet food, gourmet pies and … Continue reading

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Queenie’s Lunchroom

Nestled in behind the New World Victoria Park, Queenie’s Lunchroom is in a great position to serve the corporate types on College Hill and the western slopes of the Auckland CBD. The cozy lunchroom has a retro Kiwiana feel with décor reminiscent … Continue reading

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Mexican Comida

Auckland city has experienced a recent revolution in Mexican food. For many years, the Mexican Café had a strangle hold on the local Mexican dining scene, but these days Aucklanders are spoilt for choice when it comes this delicious style of … Continue reading

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Cool Food Cafe

Please don’t be put off by the ever so slightly cheesy tagline “Never fear, Cool Food is here!” This place is a gastronomic gem that businesses in the Mt Eden/Symonds St. area have been slathering for. Located in the ever … Continue reading

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The Dominion: Diabolical

Please note: The Dominion have improved their service significantly since this blog was posted. The updated review can be read here. I recently found out that I have type-1 diabetes, which has somewhat limited my career as a corporate food … Continue reading

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Verona, Vero-oh-oh–oh-na

Sitting in Verona Café, it would seem the majority of people frequenting K Road these days are hookers, hipsters and those who are lost. It certainly hasn’t lost its appeal for people watching that’s for sure – and the little cafes … Continue reading

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Burger Wisconsin

Burger Wisconsin has been around for yonks! As a discerning young 13-year-old I remember being disappointed after a family trip to the Burger Wisconsin Gisborne store – maybe Gizzy was a bad franchise or maybe it was just the bad ass mood swings of puberty, … Continue reading

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