Category Archives: Napier

Ten Twenty Four – Revisited

Mr Wasabi and I were much impressed the first time round that he suggested we should visit 1024 again, and I certainly was not going to complain to that idea.  Please click here to read my previous review One of … Continue reading

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Craggy Range – Take 2

Craggy Range is one of the premier vineyards in Hawkes Bay where its restaurant – Terrior restaurant had won the best winery restaurant by cuisine a couple years ago.  You can check out my previous review here.

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Fish and Chips @ Hawke’s Bay Seafoods

I always like to have a good value for money fresh fish and chips.  I thought Hawke’s Bay Seafoods would be the place which will satisfy my fresh fish and chip craving as you can select any fish you want … Continue reading

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Bistronomy

Bistronomy?  What is it? I have heard of Gastronomy before but not Bistronomy, so I headed to Mr Google for a definition of the name Bistronomy which returns the definition of a blend of bistro + gastronomy.    I tell … Continue reading

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New Zealand’s Best Pie 2015 – Greenmeadows New World Potato Top Pie

Bakels New Zealand, Pie Awards 2015 was announced a few months ago which went to a Supermarket in Napier – more specifically the Greenmeadows New World, and nothing was going to stop me to try this pie out the next time I … Continue reading

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Mission Estate Winery

I must admit I am not a fan of Mission Estate wines, but that does not stop me from dining at their vineyard restaurant.    I had always wanted to try a different vineyard to the usual ones that we … Continue reading

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Ujazi

Ujazi popular cafe that is not to pretentious serving up your classic breakfast brunch items with an array of freshly made cabinet food consisting of sweet and savoury items.

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Chantel

For the past 20 odd years I must have been walking around Napier with my eyes closed.  It was not until my recent visit that I saw Chantel, a wholefood organic store with a cafe attached to it. The cafe … Continue reading

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Indigo

I have always heard great reviews about this place, even from one of my ex colleagues who is also Indian who had visited  a few months back saying he ate at this Indian restaurant in Napier and definitely recommend it.

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Airline Lounge Review: AirNZ Koru Lounge – Napier Domestic Airport

As with all the regional Koru Lounge within New Zealand, they all seem to a similar feel to it, providing a good consistency throughout the regional network. Napier airport  services direct flights to Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch.

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