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Food Alley

9 Albert Street, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
+64 9-373 4917
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good38%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“bento box” (7 reviews)
“chicken” (8 reviews)
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Chinese, Japanese, Indian, Asian, Vietnamese, Malaysian, Thai, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly
9 Albert Street, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Very affordable food court in central Auckland. There’s a wide range of cuisine and I particularly love the Japanese stall. They have the best bento chicken box

Thank Suelow15
Reviewed 2 days ago

There are just so many cafes in here it is amazing. It is over 2 levels with small kitchens all the way around with tables in central point. It took me so long to decide which to have. Eventually I settled on Korean. My colleague...More

Thank Gerard_Karlie
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I regularly visit the Vietnamese fusion place in food alley. Everyone is so friendly and the food is fantastic. Try the 13B which is the lemongrass chicken. Their food is made with love and passion and it really comes across in the flavours.

Thank Aakash S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited the food alley a couple of times on a recent visit to Auckland. A gret range of Asian foods to choose from. Reasonably priced, with decent portion sizes (Claypot, Malaysian and Korean all good sizes). Very quick service from the Thai (Isarn) shop, too...More

Thank markdawsonsmith
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Several different establishments under one roof so you’re spoiled for choice. Portions were enormous at a great price.

Thank Sam W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My son and I visited here for lunch. There was so many stalls and various different Asian countries represented. We settled for Japanese Bento boxes for our lunch and they were very nice. The mall is clean & tidy and was very busy when we...More

Thank Muirg
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our group of 4 went to the Food Alley before a show, hoping to find a great selection of food stalls. We were disappointed to find around a half of the stores had closed, or were about to close. It was only 7:30pm, admittedly on...More

Thank MYGM53
Reviewed 25 May 2018

So much range of restaurants to choose from. The food is cooked fresh and hot. Will visit next time in Auckland.

Thank Lucianne D
Reviewed 24 May 2018 via mobile

I loved it here! If your visiting from Vancouver, B.C, it’s very similar to Yaohan in Richmond! Its great because they have Indian food, Malaysian food, Thai food, Filipino food, Chinese food and more!! I loved the Indian food because you can order from a...More

Thank awjose
FoodAlley, Manager at Food Alley, responded to this reviewResponded 25 May 2018

Thank you! So happy you enjoyed dining with us. All of our kitchens accept EFTPOS (local banks), however the credit card facilities vary from kitchen to kitchen. However if you are travelling and using a credit card Cash is a better option when eating here....More

Reviewed 12 May 2018

Many years back we were regulars to Food Alley as the food was good and selection to suit many. So down in Auckland with friends we suggested a trip to Food Alley. It was to Taro Teppayaki, the Japanese eatery upstairs. Been there before and...More

Thank Warren Pat S
FoodAlley, Manager at Food Alley, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2018

Great to have you come back and visit us after all these years! We haven't changed too much ;-)

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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$3 - US$14
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
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 Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  Auckland Central
  • Phone Number: +64 9-373 4917
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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