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Tao Restaurant & Bar

61 Davis Crescent, Newmarket, Auckland Central, Auckland 1023, New Zealand
+64 22 612 6545
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“peking duck” (8 reviews)
“lemon chicken” (2 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
61 Davis Crescent, Newmarket, Auckland Central, Auckland 1023, New Zealand
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I went to catch up with a girlfriend of mine after a long time so we got a lot of food and took our time talking and eating and making the most of it. The food was delicious and beautifully presented. The staff were great,...More

Thank soulfulsara
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There is a missed opportunity here in Auckland. This is the second place I've been which has missed the boat, though this was by far the worst in execution of it. Make a cozy, swanky little restaurant... serve awesome, fresh dumplings/dim sum dishes, and serve...More

Thank Jason K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was very excited to try this restaurant. I’d only been to a handful of other Asian fusion restaurants in my life. But this isn’t one that I’d classify as one of them. It has fantastic service and ambiance. Which is something that most good...More

Thank H H
Reviewed 5 August 2018

Tao restaurant & bar on Davis Crescent is wonderful The menu is great!!! The food is perfect Great drinks menu too Staff a super friendly and lovely Great decor

Thank Brycee10
Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

Always check your dining bill... I went to Tao Saturday night with my 2 friends. We should have checked the bill. I looked at online menu after and worked out we all paid for the Peking duck we ordered but we never got. Great food,...More

Thank ChianaS
Reviewed 4 June 2018

This restaurant is a little gem hidden just off the main drag. To be honest its hard to understand why it wasn't much busier when we visited. Peking duck, dumplings were really good. My wife said it had the best soft shell crab she has...More

Thank michael a
Reviewed 24 April 2018 via mobile

A busines dinner on cold night. Worth the visit. Awesome food. Though dumplings looks great but not tasty enough. We enjoyed Gong Bao chicken as well as fried soft shell crab. Stake is a positive vibe. Awesome ambiance. Value for money and repeat visit is...More

Thank Nouzab
Reviewed 4 April 2018

Peking duck and black pepper squid are great; good dumplings as well. Great service and very reasonable price.

Thank Yang L
Reviewed 14 February 2018

The best dumplings I have found in Auckland - fresh, fresh, fresh. Great service and really reasonably priced. Have been back several times.

Thank Kiwi124
Reviewed 26 January 2018 via mobile

Famous for their dumplings (and for a good reason) but other dishes are great too, love the lemon chicken and Peking duck

Thank Sarah S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 61 Davis Crescent, Newmarket, Auckland Central, Auckland 1023, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  Auckland Central
  • Phone Number: +64 22 612 6545
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