the best of the greengrocers

When it comes to fresh produce, we believe that you can taste the integrity. Herein we round up four of Auckland's most honest purveyors of...

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new opening: the collins

When you walk into an establishment and you struggle to find a table amidst a space teeming with people, you know you're onto...

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top spots to enjoy whitebait

The beauty of whitebait is undeniably the universal simplicity with which it is served up; laced within a pan fried fritter, finished with a squeeze...

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the pie piper

There's nothing quite like warm apple pie. If fact, pie in general has an uncanny ability to comfort us with the saccharine nostalgia...

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new opening: dilecta

While the neighbouring Richmond Road precinct proffers its line-up of great dining destinations, the true heart of Grey Lynn is yet to be...

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8 of the best pizzas

As the bastion of Italian cuisine, the humble pizza's hearty constitution never fails to bring us together and provide great comfort. And while there...

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muesli mania

With muesli being subject to the most rigorous discernment these days, saddled with rumours of being sugar-loaded and carb laden, The Muesli Hub...

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new opening: 4&20

Founder of food store Zarbo, Deborah Chait and baker husband Andy Tse have just opened the doors to their newest venture named 4&20. This welcome...

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new opening: scarlett slimms and lucky

It was never going to be easy to give a steadfast Mt Eden local a facelift that would be widely accepted. Fortunately, the...

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new opening: foundation on george

Set in the peaceful surrounds of the Parnell's Jubilee Building is a handsome new cafe attracting the vicinity's tenants, neighbours, and visitors alike. Those in...

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new opening: siostra

Not short of reputable eateries, Grey Lynn's Richmond Road has recently been endowed with yet another appetizing locale. The contrivance of two sisters Esther...

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wedge juice bar

Not so new to the regulars who frequent Elliot Stables, the Wedge Juicebar has been manning the entryway to this popular haunt for...

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new opening: scratch pop-up bakery

We'd all be so lucky as to have a truly delicious resident located only an elevator ride below the office. For now though,...

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new opening: boy and bird

Freshly installed on the segment of Ponsonby Road that is fast becoming known as the ‘chicken strip’, the prolific Michael Van de Elzen...

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new opening: deluxe coffee bar

In an ode to the fringes of suburbia, a characterful new coffee bar has set up shop in the industrial sector of Mt Roskill,...

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recipe: roast pork ramen

By Our Kitchen

Students aren’t the only ones who need ramen to survive, but sometimes a thirty-cent packet of the instant variety just doesn’t cut the...

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mr bones’ bangers

Mr. Bones is putting the artistry back into the creation of sensational bangers. Crafted using ethically farmed meat and boasting unique flavours such...

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new opening: the black hoof

In keeping with the charming casualness of Waiheke Island’s Casita Miro vineyard and restaurant comes a laudable inner city outpost from the same proprietors,...

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the allure of the orient

As long term fans of Britomart's ode to Japan, Ebisu, we are continually drawn to their consistently ambrosial food. Never mind the inviting and...

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bon appétit!

La Fourchette is proof that one doesn’t have to schedule a last minute trip to Paris to enjoy a decent French gastronomic experience....

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This Month On Denizen | September 2014