Auckland Iconic Eats

Iconic Auckland Eats 2024

Explore much-loved dishes that can only be found in Auckland, as nominated by the public at the end of 2023.

Please note that over the last three years, some of our wonderful Iconic Auckland Eats are no longer available due to restaurant closures and changes.
The final number of “eats” listed each year may not add up to 100 Iconic Auckland Eats as a result.

For even more inspiration check out the previous years 20222021 and 2020 Iconic Auckland Eats.

Search 2024 Iconic Auckland Eats

Traditional Banh Mi

Awarded by Vicki Thompson


Awarded by Harry Smith

Braised Lamb Shanks

Awarded by Allison Triana

Scampi Corndogs

Awarded by Anna McCrory

Cinnamon Buns

Awarded by Jane Atterbury-Leaf

Chocolate Beetroot and Salted Caramel Cake

Awarded by Amanda Hall

Butter Chicken

Awarded by Jaiden Bhaga

Crispy fried eggplant, black garlic, Szechuan chilli, spring onion, coriander, sesame seeds

Awarded by Elle Armon-Jones