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The Mustard Seed at Auckland City Hotel

157 Hobson Street, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
925 0799
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good32%
  • Average18%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible8%
15 Jan 2018
“I love Malay food”
12 Jan 2018
“Great food”
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Asian, Malaysian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
157 Hobson Street, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
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Reviewed 16 January 2018

This restaurant offers an Asian menu, which suited me. The food was authentic and the menu diverse. Service was efficient and polite, unhurried but prompt. Prices were reasonable. The prize winner was undoubtedly the breakfast. We were able to pick and choose between continental, cooked...More

Thank Robert F
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

Was staying at the Hotel so decided to try out the restaurant for breakfast. Went with the Fully Cooked Buffet option at $28. Was disappointed at the selection on offer - wish I had taken a good look before sitting down - as I would...More

Thank Paul M
Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

Inspite of the fact you think you are in an airport hanger when you come into this restaurant the food is actually very good. I had the chicken satay which was delicious my wife had a rice noodle with chicken and prawns - both were...More

Thank Michael W
Reviewed 24 November 2017

This restaurant has an extensive menu catering for all tastes. The breakfast is a great value for money as is the evening meal. Thank you Anup and Yashnit for making our stay so memorable.

Thank Bill M
Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

My partner came to the Mustard Seed for breakfast for the last 2 days during our stay at the Auckland City Hotel. Instant service (Excellent) Nice large range of food. They have a large full service buffet or you could choose something off the menu....More

Thank xtina43r
Reviewed 17 October 2017

Ate here whilst in Auckland and as a Malaysian food lover this was good stuff. The Beef Rendang was lovely and tender with all the right flavours. The portion size was huge and the service was very attentive also. We left very happy diners.

Thank JimCo72
Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

I visited The Mustard Seed with my brother, I really enjoyed and felt relax on that time. It has a good environment, playing Yiruma song, typical Malaysian food we loved and standard price.

Thank L6311HOdavidc
Reviewed 13 September 2017

We ate here on our first night on a Saturday. It’s was quite quiet, only a couple of tables. The lighting was very dim, there was a lot of different styles going on, it kind of clashed. There was no atmosphere,wasn't really welcoming. The staff...More

Thank carolb5029
Reviewed 29 August 2017

Restaurant seems to exist out of the 70s, with very dated furnishing. The food was decent though, having ordered both appetiser and main course.

Thank KamalMamat
Reviewed 10 June 2017

I went there for lunch with my children and we enjoyed our visit from the moment we arrived. Staff welcoming and friendly and service fast and efficient. Food was tasty well presented and great value for money. One of the best Malaysian lunch we have...More

Thank paulineohje
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 10:00 AM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 AM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 AM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 AM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 AM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 AM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 AM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 157 Hobson Street, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland
  • Phone Number: 925 0799
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