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Food Alley

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9 Albert Street | Auckland, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good38%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“bento box” (6 reviews)
“chicken” (8 reviews)
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Chinese, Japanese, Indian, Asian, Vietnamese, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
9 Albert Street | Auckland, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Came to Auckland for a few days and came.to.visit Food Alley - one of our old haunts when we used to live here 12 years ago. The range and diversity of food available here is staggering - this is why I have rated it a...More

Thank Bosco2012
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Title says it all really! This food alley is comprised for about 15 different food stalls, from many different countries. Would be great to try everything!

Thank IrregularTraveller87
Reviewed 4 March 2018

Good quality food at reasonable prices, with variety from Chinese, Thai, Malaysian, Indian etc. You can get a good meal for under $15 at most of the joints. Busy most times of the day, the seating arrangement is about average.

Thank Punit M
Reviewed 3 March 2018

Every asian cuisine is here! Indonesian, Malysian, Japanese, Thai, Vietnamese, Korean, Chinese! Also the price is affordable too.

Thank minimize940314
Reviewed 25 February 2018

At least you can find Thai, Malay, Japanese, Korean, Chinese and Indonesian food here. They are OK, at affordable prices and delicious. I tried the Vietnamese stir fried chicken with lemon grass on the rice. it was OK. A bit messy construction activities currently in...More

Thank santo t
Reviewed 18 February 2018

I love this food court so much. There is a great selection of different primarily Asian types of food. I have had fantastic India, Thai and Malaysian foods. There is also a drinks area which good value drinks including $4 beers. I always bring friends...More

2  Thank Robert C
Reviewed 15 February 2018

This place was recommended by a chef friend - inexpensive and good food. Went for late lunch, very busy and only a few Europeans there. We chose Thai from TAHI E-SARN (recommended to us) tucked around the corner from the Bar. Good selection and tasty....More

1  Thank millwillies
Reviewed 8 February 2018

We were staying in the hotel across the street and stumbled upon this place. What a find! Great food and much cheaper than most of the other downtown places. We were in Auckland for the Masters games and once word spread about this place our...More

Thank laura m
Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

So many food stalls, each with a large menu of dishes. I got the pad thai with chicken from Thai Noodles - the closest match to a proper Thailand pad thai I've been able to find in NZ! Massive portions, most dishes were $10-12 and...More

Thank SBimler
Reviewed 15 January 2018 via mobile

Don’t let the outside fool you, this place is amazing! So many options and they are all great, super tasty food and very cheap.

Thank stravel250
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Questions & Answers
25 April 2017|
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Response from FoodAlley | Property representative |
Hi - We do not take reservations, if you come outside lunchtime hours, you will have a better chance of seating 11 people all together. Thank you for your enquiry.
31 December 2016|
Response from FoodAlley | Property representative |
Hi Food Alley is Closed at Present until 4/1/2017 for Holidays. Our regular opening hours are 10.30 am - 10pm 7 Days. Thank you.
Allison D
23 October 2016|
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Response from FoodAlley | Property representative |
Hi - Most of our kitchens close at 9.30 on those nights. The food court closes at 10 pm. However some kitchens do close earlier this depends on whether they have sold out, or simply the pace of the trade on that particular... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$14
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 9:30 PM
10:30 AM - 9:30 PM
10:30 AM - 9:30 PM
10:30 AM - 9:30 PM
10:30 AM - 9:30 PM
10:30 AM - 9:30 PM
10:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 Albert Street | Auckland, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  Auckland Central
Cooking 25 years. Cheap eats in the heart of Auckland CBD. Asian style street food. Cooked fresh to your order, served hot to your table. Open 7 days, fully licensed, Everyone welcome!
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