The Best Takeaways To Feed The Whole Flat Or Family

By Grace Noles
Spread from MULAN

With the country entering Alert Level 3, we're finally able to start supporting our favourite local businesses again, all while remaining smart about stopping the spread of COVID-19. We're bringing you some of our go-to spots when it comes to safe, contactless pick-up and delivery that will be sure to satisfy the whole flat or family.

Don't forget to support your local restaurants, and keep an eye on Dish Cult for daily updates on the best takeaways near you!


Modern New Zealand
5 Clark Street, New Lynn
Bricklane, New Lynn

New Lynn's Bricklane has been serving up family-friendly dishes since way back when. Opening up for takeaway pick up 7 days a week, Bricklane will be operating both lunch and dinner services with two menus on the go. From 11:30am to 2pm, you'll be able to select from their $15 lunch menu which includes their famous southern fried chicken, fish & chips, and the Bricklane burger. 5pm to 8pm they'll open up their standard menu to include dishes such as their chilli prawns, grilled halloumi salad, lamb shank, fries, and pork belly. See the full menu here, and give them a call on 09 826 3654 to place your order.

Khana Indian Eatery

Meadowbank + St Heliers
Khana St Heliers & Meadowbank

If you've been holding out for an Indian takeaway, make Khana Eatery your first stop in Level 3. With contactless delivery, you'll be able to receive entrees, mains, and desserts right to your door. Choose from authentic curries, seafood dishes, fresh bread straight out of their clay ovens, and plenty of vegan options too.

Meadowbank: Click here for the menu and phone 09 218 8799 to place your order.

St Heliers: Click here for the menu and phone 09 948 5859 or 09 575 7391 to place your order.


Malaysian, Thai
243 Hinemoa Street, Birkenhead
MULAN, Birkenhead

One of our favourite home-style restaurants, MULAN, will be open for takeaways in Level 3, running from 5pm to 7:30pm Tuesday to Sundays. Offering a wide variety of plates from Chef James Balakrishanan such as sticky pork or Thai chicken steamed buns, chicken wings, pork ribs, a range of sides and fresh salads, homemade curries including Penang Curry Kapitan and lamb masala, as well as fresh desserts to finish it off. Click here to view the full menu, and order online here or give them a call on 09-480 2806. Delivery is $8 for a 5km radius or contactless pickup.

Daisy Chang

Asian Fusion
31 Picton Street, Howick
Diasy Chang, Howick

Howick's Daisy Chang is bringing their Asian Fusion street food into your homes with their takeaway menu available 5pm - late, seven days a week. Get your dumpling cravings in order with their prawn, pork & chive, or shiitake mushroom flavours, or opt for a flaky hawker roll, fresh bao bun, or grilled chicken straight off the grill. With free delivery over $50 in certain areas, it may pay to try everything! Click here to view the menu, and give them a call on 09 533 1331 to place your order!


1 Ara-Tai Road, Half Moon Bay
Grangers, Half Moon Bay

Usually enjoyed with a spectacular view of the harbour, Grangers will still be providing the great food while the atmosphere is on a temporary hiatus. They have a freshly squeezed juice and coffee window for pick-up, with the main entrance being used for meal pick-up. Select from their takeaway menu of sides, small plates, salads, and mains including their beef burger, fried chicken burger, line-caught fish and chips, and Sri Lankan curry, as well as a kids and dessert menu available too. View the full menu here, and order on their website or give them a call on 09-533 0950.


5 Point Chevalier Road, Point Chevalier
Nomad, Point Chevalier

After cooking an excessive amount of box pasta over lockdown, it's time for some authentic Italian food, and Nomad is just the place. The Point Chevalier spot has their famous wood-fired pizzas available for Click & Collect and delivery, as well as sharing plates, burgers, sides (including curly fries and truffle fries), and a deconstructed meringue for dessert. View the whole menu and order online here.

The Corner

143 Picton Street, Howick
The Corner, Howick

Your friendly east Auckland local, The Corner Bar, will be providing the ultimate sunny afternoon snacks and glorious dinner feasts in Level 3. Breakfast through to dinner, they have you sorted with an array of dishes from savoury croissants and Atomic coffee to pulled pork enchiladas, karaage chicken baos, and poutine. The menu will be changing daily, mirroring their usual specials board. Available for pick up only, check out the full menu and place your order here, or give them a call on 09-534 0592.

All Day Trader

219 Don McKinnon Drive, Albany
All Day Trader, Albany

Keeping it simple, All Day Trader takes all the work out of the indecision of what's for dinner tonight. 7 days a week, 8am to 9pm, you can get your All Day Trader fix. Starting off with coffee, croissants, and eggs Benedict, leading into dishes such as lamb pappardelle, fried squid, polenta fries, and pork belly bao later in the day. Available for pick-up or delivery, you can view the entire menu and order online here.

Black Rice

Asian Fusion
21 Corinthian Drive, Albany
Black Rice, Albany

Needing a hit of Asian Fusion? Black Rice is the place to go. With their entire menu available for pick-up or $5 delivery, the hardest part will be deciding what to order. From dumplings and bao to ribs to Kuang pao chicken and truffle fried rice, alongside their dessert menu and vegan plates, Black Rice will keep everyone satisfied. Click here to view the extensive menu and place your online order now.

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