Auckland’s Iconic Eats for 2021 have been announced, with over a quarter of them from the city centre.

The new list highlights 100 unique and well-loved dishes that can only be enjoyed in Auckland and will take the taste buds on a tour around the globe.

The list was created following nominations by nearly 1000 food-loving Aucklanders who shared stories of their favourite eats across Tāmaki Makaurau 

26 Auckland city centre's iconic eats dishes were revealed. Check them below:

Ahi - Scampi Corn Dogs
Amano - Pulled Lamb Shoulder
Angus Steak House - Angus Steak Sandwich
Baduzzi - Karitane Crayfish Meatballs
Culprit - Parfait & Donuts, chicken liver parfait, fresh yeasted donuts, pear 'butter'
Depot - Fish Sliders
Esther - Apple Tarte
Federal Delicatessen - Chicken Salad Sandwich
Giapo - Giapo Buono Waffle Cone
Gusto at the Grand - Clevedon buffalo ricotta gnocchi aka “Orgy of Mushrooms”
Hello Beasty - Prawn + Crab Toast
Homeland - Triple Cheese Scone
Huami - Peking Duck
Ima Cuisine - Shakshuka
kingi - Jerusalem artichoke, chimichurri, parmesan (Waiwera)
Mighty Hotdog - Mighty Kumara
Mr.Morris - Chicken skin, parfait, cherry
Odettes - Market Fish Crayfish Butter
Seoul Chicken - Sticky Spicy & Fungus Chicken
Seoul Night - Rose Chicken Pasta
Soul Bar & Bistro - Macaroni Cheese
Sumthin Dumpling - Beef n Cheese Dumplin'2
The Living Room at Park Hyatt - High Tea Degustation
The Lodge Bar - Fish and Chips
The White Lady - Old Skool Burger
Tony's Original Steak & seafood Restaurant - The Carpet Bag Steak

Click here to see the full list.

*Image credit: Babiche Martens

Last updated: 01 December 2021