Make the most of Restaurant Month this August with the epic $40 menus on offer. Whatever you're in the mood for, whether it be Korean, Southern-style American or Indian, there is something to tick all boxes. Check out some of our picks below (we'll update them as we move through the month!) and see the full list of $40 offers available this Restaurant Month here.
Burger Burger | $40 two-course lunch or dinner + glass of lager
A tried and true favourite, Burger Burger serves up fuss-free burgers made from quality ingredients For $40, take your pick from any BB burger with a Sawmill Larger and your choice of potato skins or charred brocolli. Round it off with mini cinnamon doughnuts topped with salted caramel sauce and whipped cream. See the full menu and Ts & Cs here.
East. | $40 two course dinner plus glass of wine
This Restaurant Month East is offering a concise edit of two flavourful dishes. You'll firstly get a taste of their shiitake mushrooms with peppers and Thai holy basil before revelling in a bowl of nasi goreng fried rice. Wash this delightful duo down with a glass of Hunky Dory Sauvignon Blanc. See the full menu and Ts & Cs here.
Beast & Butterflies I $40 for a two-course dinner and a bite to start
Vietnamese prawn crackers and sambal chilli dip will offer a small taste of what to expect with this menu - classic flavours and artfully arranged plates. You'll then pick an entree of cauliflower popcorn, bang bang chicken salad or Kingfish ceviche before rounding off the night with your choice of grilled Trevally fillet or braised beef short rib for your main. See the full menu and Ts & Cs here.
Miss Clawdy | $40 for a two-course lunch or dinner
Southern-style American cuisine is unabashedly carby and seasoned to perfection - the very definition of comfort food. For $40, enjoy a choice of either Southern poutine, jambalaya, or Miss Clawdy's famous fried chicken, followed by a New York baked cheesecake or key lime pie. See the full menu and Ts & Cs here.
The Lula Inn | $40 for a three-course dinner
Known for its playful Kiwi menu made with premium local produce, this menu continues this proud tradition. It's bursting with so many luscious options, the toughest thing will be what to choose for each course. Pick between the house-made kumara focaccia, Ika Mata, or the fry bread with shredded brisket for a starter, the 'not a fish pie' or homemade gnocchi for a main and finish with a caramelised afghan chocolate pot for dessert. See the full menu and Ts & Cs here.
Kimchi Project | $40pp sharing-style dinner + drink
This hidden gem does not disappoint when it comes to Asian-infused cuisine. Grab a friend (or a group) to indulge in this sharing-style menu, which includes Korean beef short ribs, grilled gochujang chicken, tiger prawns, Korean BBQ pork, waffle-cut fries and more. See the full menu and Ts & Cs here.
Chawlas Indian Restaurant | $40 three-course dinner including a glass of wine
There's nothing quite like a warming curry on a winter's day. For $40, enjoy a three course dinner beginning with either onion bhaji, chicken Afghani tikka or lamb seekh kebab. For your main, choose between the butter chicken, palak paneer or lamb rogan josh and finish the experience with either a mango kulfi or gulab jamun, otherwise known as 'Indian doughnuts'. To make this offer even better, a drink match of either Pinot Noir, Sauvignon Blanc or Chardonnay is included. See the full menu and Ts & Cs here.
The Conservatory | $40 for a two course lunch or dinner and glass of wine
With a comfortable atmosphere and great places to lounge, drink and dine, The Conservatory is an excellent place for a relaxed meal. Head there this August to enjoy two courses, beginning with bread and dips to share, and onto the main course of either Guinness beef cheeks, fish of the day or vegan dumplings in broth. The included drink match is a Wild Rock Merlot Blend or Oyster Bay Sauvignon Blanc. See the full menu and Ts & Cs here.
See the full list of $40 offers here. Be sure to click through to the individual business listings on our website to see the full menu details and terms and conditions.