Fish – Level 1 Hilton, Prince Wharf, Auckland

Fish It’s one of those fancy restaurants that all the rich people go to celebrate anniversaries and birthdays. So I decided to pretend I’m rich and go there for my birthday armed with my 25% off coupon from the Entertainment book, thinking I’m probably going to have to spend at least $500 for dinner. Service (5/5) Promptly took us to our seat and our waitress … Continue reading Fish – Level 1 Hilton, Prince Wharf, Auckland

Nanam Eatery – 126 Symonds St, Royal Oak, Auckland, 1061, New Zealand

Nanam Eatery – 126 Symonds St, Royal Oak, Auckland, 1061, New Zealand Based just off the horrible Royal Oak roundabout, is a hidden Filipino Fusion Asian restaurant or eatery that is gaining a lot of popularity among Auckland Foodies ever since it opened up a few months ago. A few foodies and I decided to give this unique restaurant or eatery a try. Bear in … Continue reading Nanam Eatery – 126 Symonds St, Royal Oak, Auckland, 1061, New Zealand

Mexico Ellerslie Auckland

Sorry it has been awhile! Winter is here in New Zealand and mother nature has given us several servings of wet mornings and thunderous evenings. Alas, time to heat things up at Mexico! Mexico Food & Liqour has several restaurants in Auckland and around the country and is quickly coming to be a renowned Mexican staple for late night munchers. Service (3.5/5) A friend and … Continue reading Mexico Ellerslie Auckland

Burger Queen – 151 Mount Albert Rd, Mt Albert, Auckland 1025

Don’t let the exterior turn you off, this takeaway shop calls itself a Queen for good reason. The burgers have a strong reputation among the Mt Albert locals and some have travelled just to try their delectable burgers. It’s been around for a long time and from all accounts a family owned business. Support the locals!! Service (4.5/5) Friendly, prompt and Quick. They know their … Continue reading Burger Queen – 151 Mount Albert Rd, Mt Albert, Auckland 1025

Big J’s Takeaways – 1 Melton Road, Mount Wellington Auckland 1060

Big J’s Takeaways – 1 Melton Road, Mount Wellington 1060 This Gourmet Takeaway shop is Auckland’s well kept secret tucked away in a little residential road in Mt Wellington. I love my burgers and had to check this place out. Service (4/5) I’m glad I read their website and a few other reviews before coming here because they are CRAZY busy. My best advice is … Continue reading Big J’s Takeaways – 1 Melton Road, Mount Wellington Auckland 1060

Killinchy Gold & Whittakers New Zealand Ice Cream Product Review

It was a quiet Thursday evening and a friend and I decided to get some dessert. We couldn’t be bothered to get to town to get something fancy so we want to Countdown instead and stumbled across these ice creams instead! We got two flavours: Berry & Biscuit Chocolate and Ghana Peppermint Chocolate Ice Cream. Now I have to note: For the supermarket Ice cream … Continue reading Killinchy Gold & Whittakers New Zealand Ice Cream Product Review

Auckland Seafood Festival 2015 – Festival Review

So this happened awhile back (January 24th-25th, yeah when everyone was like it’s only January we got plenty of time left in 2015! PUH-LEASE! It’s freakin March 2015 already!) but it was such a great event, I had to blog about it even if it was SO LONG ago (PS that was sarcasm and yes I know I’m not good at it). The Auckland Seafood Festival … Continue reading Auckland Seafood Festival 2015 – Festival Review

Matakana Markets – Buffalo Burger

Just started a new job so posts will come in when I manage to salvage some time! The weekend before I started my new job, I went to the Matakana Markets 50 minutes up North from Auckland. I had no expectations and didn’t expect such a crowd when I went. This here is a BUFFALO BURGER – I didn’t know New Zealand even had Buffalo! … Continue reading Matakana Markets – Buffalo Burger

Takara Japanese Restaurant – Tauranga New Zealand

Takara Japanese Restaurant– 97 The Strand, Tauranga, New Zealand Service (4.5/5) Very prompt to greet and show us our table. We walked in for lunch and were greeted with URASHAMASEN. The staff had big smiles and were very attentive. Food (3/5) This place had won TripAdvisor two years in a row in 2013 and 2014. However having been to Japan before, it didn’t quite tick the … Continue reading Takara Japanese Restaurant – Tauranga New Zealand

1st Product Review! – Tasty Pot Mexican Pulled Pork

There are days were you just don’t feel like doing anything especially cooking. So I decided to eat something I wouldn’t usually eat and that’s ready made food/TV dinners. I wouldn’t call this a TV dinner but it certainly packs a whole lot of flavour without being artificial or fake. Price – Got this at the chilled section for $4 when it was on a discounted … Continue reading 1st Product Review! – Tasty Pot Mexican Pulled Pork