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Taste of Puketāpapa 

Taste of Puketāpapa  

Now in its third year, Taste of Puketāpapa will take you on an affordable culinary adventure with the opportunity to experience cultural diversity right on your doorstep.

It's an absolute foodie mecca, so grab a Taste of Puketāpapa passport from any participating restaurant (listed below) and get ready to discover some hidden gems.

Collect stamps as you sample cuisines from China, India, France and even Ethopia, and be in with the chance to win some delicious prizes:

  • $200 hamper from New World - Mount Roskill
  • $200 shopping voucher from New World - Mount Roskill
  • 2 x weekend buffet brunch meals at Swadesh restaurant
  • 10 x free dessert coupons  at Yolicious outlet
  • 1 x $25 meal voucher for Pah Cafe
  • 1 x $30 meal voucher for Tulip Cafe.

This annual celebration of our huge diversity of food will have a map and list of great local places to eat, each with a signature dish priced between $5 and $12.

Participating eateries are listed below along with their signature dish*:

  • AAA Bakehouse, 7 Ellis Ave, Mt Roskill - Meat pie and energy drink
  • Ashoaka Indian, 461 Hillsborough Road,Hillsborough - Butter chicken and rice or butter paneer and rice
  • Bikaner Foods, 2 White Swan Road, Mt Roskill - Vegetarian tandoori platter
  • Bluebells Cakery, 161A Hillsborough, Road, Hillsborough - Bluebells famous red velvet cupcake and coffee
  • Chilli Bar & Café, 570 Hillsborough Road, Lynfield - Chilli Bar steak pizza
  • Delhi Chilli, 689 Sandringham Road, Mt Roskill - Chicken biryani or kadhai paneer with rice
  • Des Tradition, 2/64 Stoddard Road, Mt Roskill - Charcoal platter
    Dominion Bakery, 1258 Dominion Road, Mt Roskill - Vietnamese pork roll or salad roll
  • Dosa Plaza, 875 Dominion Road, Mt Roskill - Masala dosa or vada pav
  • Eiffel en Eden, 985E, Mt Eden Road, Three Kings - French onion soup
  • Fine Food Takeaway, 4 McKinnon Street, Mt Roskill - Two egg burgers
  • HFC - Halal Fried Chicken, 196 Stoddard Road, Mt Roskill - Sindhi biryani
  • Hyderabad Kitchens, 7/190 Stoddard Road, Mt Rosklill - Lunch special: vegetarian or non-vegetarian curry with naan and rice
  • Kati Grill, 41 May Road, Mt Roskill - Achari chicken wrap with masala chips or paneer kati wrap with masala chips
  • Kebab to Go, 421 Hillsborough Road, Hillsborough - Turkish kebab or falafel with chips and drink
  • La Voie Franciase, 875 Dominion Road, Mt Roskill - One ham/ cheese or vegetarian baguette, pain au chocolat and flat white
  • Milano's Pizza, 1278 Dominion Road, Mt Roskill - BBQ or butter chicken or vegetarian classic
  • MITHAI, 685 Sandringham Road, Mt Roskill - Chola bhatura
  • Pizza to Go, 47A May Road, Mt Roskill - Rack of ribs
  • Rajwadi Indian Cuisine, 1222 Dominion Road, Mt Roskill - Butter chicken or paneer with naan and salad
  • Red Fire Pizza, 64 Stoddard Road, Mt Roskill - Large super vegetarian or large super chicken
  • Roops Veg Takeaway, 489 Richardson Road, Mt Roskill - Mini thali
  • Rotti Hut, 5/190 Stoddard Road, Mt Roskill - Kothu roti or rotti wrap
  • Santhiya’s 1270 Dominion Road, Mt Roskill - Mee goreng vegetarian or non-vegetarian
  • Shreeji Indian, Veg Takeaway, 5 Ellis Ave, Mt Roskill - Punjabi curry with rice
  • Shor Bazaar, 574B Hillsborough Road, Lynfield - Chicken takka tak or paneer takka tak
  • Sierra Café, 563 Mt Albert Road, Hillsborough - Stuffed kumara with green salad
  • Spice Traders, T102, 22 Stoddard Road, Mt Rosklill - Kadai chicken with rice or kadai paneer with rice
  • Star of India, 501B Mt Albert Road, Mt Rosklill - Dinner special: curry, rice and naan
  • Swadesh Indian Cuisine, 74 Carr Road, Hillsborough - Swadesh chicken or pav bhaji
  • Thai Kai, 124A White Swan, Road, Mt Roskill - Veg or non-vegetarian pad thai
  • The Chipper, 161B Hillsborough Road,  Hillsborough - Panko tarakihi and autumn salad
  • The Curry Village, 161 Hillsborough Road, Hillsborough - Kadai chicken with rice or kadai paneer with rice
  • The Long’s Bakehouse, 991 Dominion Road, Mt Roskill - Two pies (vegetarian and/or non-vegetarian) and one can of Coke
  • Tulip Café, 8 Carr Road, Hillsborough - The omlette
  • Xotic, 245 Mt Albert Road, Mt Roskill - Vegetable noodles with chilli paneer
  • Yolicious New Zealand, 22 Stoddard Road, Mt Rosklill - Yo falooda.

*Details correct on date of publication. Signature dishes are subject to change so please check with the eatery when ordering food.


7-21 May


Various Puketāpapa eateries


All signature dishes will be less than $12



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