Monthly Archives: November 2014

Tasty Noodle

Tasty Noodle serves northern Chinese food, located at the bottom end of Dominion Road next to the Tai Ping (Asian supermarket).   with plenty of parking.  Serving a selection of dry and soupy noodles and rice, pancakes, Chinese burgers and … Continue reading

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Bellini Bar

If you are after a quick or quiet drink before dinner or before going out on the town?  Then give Bellini Bar a try.   Located within the Hilton Hotel in Auckland on Princes Wharf with views of the city and … Continue reading

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Al’s Deli

One of the last few times we were in Auckland, we walked past Ali’s deli which  is located on Upper Queens Street.  As usual if we walked past an interesting eatery, we tend to stop to look at the menu. … Continue reading

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York St Mechanics

I have always wanted to try this place out partly due to the fact I have a soft spot for bikes and and coffee.  York St mechanics is a quite a unique cafe for cafes in Auckland, as it houses a motorcycle workshop out the … Continue reading

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Airline Lounge Review: AirNZ Koru Lounge – Tauranga Domestic Airport

There are a small number of regional Koru Lounges in New Zealand and it just so happens Tauranga airport has one of these.  Tauranga airport services direct flights to Auckland and Wellington with infrequent flights to Christchurch.

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Macau

It is Saturday evening, thinking that you have to make a reservation in advance to guarantee a seat.  I was able to make a reservation one hour  prior to our proposed arrival time at 8pm.   We arrived slightly after 8pm … Continue reading

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Airline Review: AIR New Zealand Regional Flight – Wellington to Tauranga

There could be a number of you who are thinking of travelling to New Zealand (NZ) and wondering what it is like flying AirNZ on the regional routes within NZ.  So I thought I would give a quick overview of what … Continue reading

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The Med Cafe

The Med also known as the Mediterranean Cafe located on the main street of Tauranga serving an all day brunch and lunch menu with a selection of counter food.    A great favourite amongst the locals.

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Elizabeth Cafe & Larder

One of my friends suggested I should visit Elizabeth Cafe & Larder.  Housed on the ground floor of a office building which is unsuspecting to out of towners, but known to locals, is a popular eatery, serving breakfast and lunch all … Continue reading

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Best Fish and Chips in Tauranga – Bobby’s Fresh Fish Market

I know Plus 1 likes fish and chips and the fact we seldom eat it at home, I thought I would find a good fish and chip shop for him and give him a surprise.

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