Sweetie CafeNew WindsorThe perfect neighbourhood cafe, small and perfectly formed. The owners have changed but the quality seemed to have stayed.
Bluebells CakeryHillsboroughthe cakes of course! in my eternal quest for the ultimate afghan this is a serious contender! A a real quiet hidden hideaway from the world to collect your thoughts on all things cake like.
Ripe DelicatessenGrey LynnThe cakes, they are luscious and huge, what's not to love!!?? The coffee is great and the outside tables are perfect for dog lovers...
Farro Fresh - Grey LynnGrey LynnThe cakes are international standard plus they always have free tastings which is right up my alley!!
- 536The food the food the food. Where else can you indulge and feel virtuous at the same time??!!
WinehotMorningsideBest wine selection around, served with that dreamy French accent... And they can match the wine to fit the day you've had - or compensate for it!!
Montage BarPoint ChevalierOwnership has changed and the best place in PC for cocktails around. Always a weekly special - am sucker for a bargain!!
Citizen Park Restaurant BarKingslandOK it's Kingsland people and it's busy but that's because it's great! Cool decor, lots of indoor outdoor space - my new fave!
Golden DawnPonsonbyOK, it's Ponsonby but they just have the best music, has that hidden away vibe, interesting food, so definitely worth the drive!
Ragu Restaurant & Wine BarPoint ChevalierSuper friendly staff, fire in the winter - which is now people!! Great service and great for catching up with locals. And the tapas are superb - try the pork belly. Best of all the kids can play, scooter, skate run around outside.
Sushi Wasabi - Pt ChevalierPoint ChevalierGreat sushi, super friendly people. My kids love it -big plus! and end of the day everything's discounted, perfect for after school munchies! and for me the cheapest coconut water around..
Sages Indian RestaurantPoint ChevalierThe best Indian takeaway around. And the cheapest! It usually lasts us for days... My kids are addicted! Super nice people and they home deliver!
Farro Fresh - Grey LynnGrey LynnOK so this is Grey Lynn but for cheap eats its my all time favourite as they do amazing free tastings on Saturday. You can fill up on cheeses, prosciutto, dips, pies and grab a coffee and enjoy the sunshine at their outside table.
Pita Pit St LukesMt AlbertIt's healthy and the kids have given it the thumbs up - not easy!! For a busy mum its also quick, cheap and healthy.