Lorne Street is a great cultural street in the city centre boasting many delicious dining options - including a number of authentic Asian eateries. Here are some of our favourites you need to check out when next in the neighbourhood. 



Saigon Chill | 32 Lorne Street

Step inside Saigon Chill and have the delicious flavours and aromas transport you right to the streets of Vietnam! Saigon Chill offers the best of Vietnamese street food, with an extensive menu of traditional and flavourful dishes that will have you coming back for more!

The Kimchi Project Restaurant Month

The Kimchi Project | 20 Lorne Street 

Experience some great tasting 'Asian-infused' culinary delights on Lorne Street. It's easy to unwind in thislaid-backk restaurant environment. The large outdoor courtyard utilises a traditionalKorean-inspired setting and great natural resources in its construction, including polished wood and bamboo, to create a calm and relaxing atmosphere for diners. 


Chom Na | 40 Lorne Street 

Chom Na on Lorne Street brings the city a great spot to indulge in tasty Thai cuisine. There's no surprises on this menu with the classic kaleidoscope​ of tasty curries - red, green, panang, mussaman and tofu - stir fries, hot and spicy soups and rice and noodle dishes - what will blow you away are the fresh, intense Thai flavours present in every bite. Plus, almost all of the dishes on the menu can be made vegetarian!


Faro | 5 Lorne Street 

Faro was established in 2009 and since then has attained a reputation for quality Korean cuisine in the heart of Auckland. The main dishes are all designed to be shared and the genius thing about Korean BBQ is the ability to cook your meat to your own liking.

Cup of dessert

Tsujiri| 10-14 Lorne Street 

The matcha craze has found a home on Lorne Street with one of Japan's favourite eateries, TSUJIRI bringing high quality matcha teas and dessert right to the heart of the city. From matcha latte and Japanese green tea to delicious parfait and soft serve to matcha cakes and shaved ice, this dessert destination will offer something for every taste.

Last updated: 06 June 2023