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The Blue Breeze Inn

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2 Brown Street | Ponsonby, Auckland Central, Auckland 0622, New Zealand
+64 9-360 0303
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good37%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pork buns” (55 reviews)
“wontons” (19 reviews)
“wild boar” (11 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
2 Brown Street | Ponsonby, Auckland Central, Auckland 0622, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was very pleasantly surprised. The fusion mix doubled with sitting at the bar and watching our food being prepared was great. I’m not a big fan of Asian fusion but it is as excellent.

Thank MarkLWH
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a cozy place serving Asian food with a well stocked bar. The service is very good and it has an open kitchen that allows customers to be able to see their food being cooked. A well stocked bar with a good menu of...More

Thank Mahesh_Ayyagari
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We always try to get to the Blue Breeze when we're in Auckland. Great service, amazing food and flavours and excellent environment. Our family of six always enjoys it and the pork buns are a staple every time! Recommended for anyone who loves Asian fusion...More

Thank Chris W
Reviewed 8 June 2018 via mobile

First time at the Blue Breeze Inn. The place was highly recommended by my partner. Couldn’t get through on the phone to book a table so decided to try our luck and turn up. It was quite busy even though it was a Tuesday. There...More

Thank millertron84
Reviewed 26 May 2018

Very disappointed. The food was very expensive for the small portions you were given. We ordered six small plates, one large plate and two sides of greens. The mains came out first, some minutes later we got the small plates, a while later one of...More

Thank harvey232
Reviewed 4 May 2018

My wife and I had dinner here on a Thursday night. Luckily we booked in the morning as the restaurant was very busy and turning people away hoping for a table at the last minute. Excellent service, and the food was fabulous. We shared the...More

Thank RobertLondon
Reviewed 25 April 2018

We attended as a family group for lunch on a Monday. The food here is Asian fusion and top quality, interesting and fairly priced. Well organised staff and service. Very busy and popular with locals. We will return, highly recommended.

Thank hazza2016
Reviewed 19 April 2018

Loved the black truffle 'soup' dumplings (xioulongboa), and both the spicy eggplant and the pork belly steamed buns (bao). The place was a buzzing joint, lots of noise (not too much though - just the right level) and great fit-out. You could probably stay with...More

Thank Anthony M
Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

I went with a friend on Easter Sunday for a drink but were told we needed to eat a full meal to get a drink. In the end we decided to pay for food as we hadn’t seen each other for a while (as it...More

4  Thank Becmaitland
Reviewed 25 March 2018

Was in this restaurant in the last week with my Mother - was recommended by a friend since we were staying in Ponsonby. Have heard a lot of good things about this restaurant, just haven't had the opportunity to attend it and really enjoyed my...More

Thank NewZealander101
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Brown Street | Ponsonby, Auckland Central, Auckland 0622, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  Auckland Central
  • Phone Number: +64 9-360 0303
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