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Review of Culprit.

Culprit.
Ranked #3 of 1,981 Restaurants in Auckland Central
Certificate of Excellence
Description: Culprit serves nostalgic kiwi cuisine with a modern global edge. We offer chefs choice menus that hero local suppliers. Owner & Chef Kyle Street creates playful dishes that are innovative and big on flavour, often with a nod to his New Zealand upbringing.
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Description: Culprit serves nostalgic kiwi cuisine with a modern global edge. We offer chefs choice menus that hero local suppliers. Owner & Chef Kyle Street creates playful dishes that are innovative and big on flavour, often with a nod to his New Zealand upbringing.
Reviewed 15 August 2021

We had the Jetset menu, food was delicious, service was excellent and knowledgeable. Sitting at the kitchen bar was entertaining, watching the food being prepared and interacting with the chefs. Highly recommend going asap.

Date of visit: August 2021
Thank catcullen
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Reviewed 15 August 2021

We attended with our friends to celebrate birthdays in August. We had the set menu, travel inspired for restaurant month. The presentation of the inflight meal was so creative and the fermented mushroom butter infused milk buns were incredible!!! We dreamt about them! Ordered a side of the most incredible kumara fries - light and crispy. Our group shared the fish and steak as mains, both amazing though we all actually preferred the fish as it had interesting flavour combinations. We highly recommend Culprit, staff were really informative and there to answer any questions we had about the meal. Thank you again to all the wonderful wait staff and chefs 💕

Date of visit: August 2021
Thank Mikaela J
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Reviewed 8 August 2021 via mobile

Creative, delicious, unique. We were all delighted with our dinner at Culprit. Lively atmosphere. Highly recommended.

Date of visit: August 2021
Thank DayTrip06659419487
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Reviewed 6 August 2021

We were a table of 8 for a birthday dinner. Great ambiance, very entertaining, the food was outstanding. We had the set menu for restaurant month. The fermented mushroom butter infused Milk breads were incredible. But it would spoil it to tell more. Just go. We had both vegetarian and meat eaters in out group, everyone was happy,

Date of visit: August 2021
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Thank Brizendine1
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Reviewed 25 July 2021 via mobile

This is our third visit to Culprit and it never disappoints. The food, service and ambiance is outstanding. As a group of six we ate off the Epic menu and it was fabulous.

Date of visit: June 2021
Thank Kylie F
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