We're in the know about all the best things to do, see, eat, and drink this weekend!
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Manila Eats At The Beer Spot
Cult-favourite Manila Eats is setting up shop in Panmure this weekend, kindly hosted by The Beer Spot. You'll be able to get your hands on their infamous Manila Sisig fries, new pinoy rolls, fried chicken, and nachos! Pairing perfectly with any of The Beer Spot's brews on tap. Operating from 12pm, head along for an all-round experience.
The Parnell Farmer's Market Is Back
The Parnell Farmer's Market is back, reviving their title as one of the best Saturday markets in Auckland. There'll be plenty of fresh produce to stock your kitchen shelves with organic, healthy fruit and veggies. As well as ready-made homemade goodies including traditional Mexican salsas and burritos, pastries, and condiments. The market runs from 8:30am-12pm at 545 Parnell Road, Parnell.
A Bottomless Fried Chicken Lunch
Fantail & Turtle's epic bottomless fried chicken lunch is back this Saturday, with a few tickets still up for grabs. For $40 per person, you'll be treated to a two-hour session of bottomless buttermilk fried chicken with kewpie mayo or buffalo hot sauce, and bottomless Gunnery Lager, Fantail & Turtle's very own brew. You can snap up a few of the last remaining tickets here.
Carmel & Lulu's In Point Chevalier
Iconic Israeli vendor Carmel will be teaming up with Lulu's to host a feast in Point Chevalier this Saturday. Carmel's will be serving up their mammoth pitas with a spotlight on their Mighty Beef Pita with green tahini sauce. They'll also have vegetarian, vegan, dairy-free, and gluten-free options and Rugelach Croissants. Lulu's will be swirling their dairy-free, coconut milk-based ice cream soft serve from 3pm-6pm. All the details can be found here.
Miso-Ra x New Leaf Kombucha
Ramen food-stall legends Miso-Ra will be popping up at New Leaf Kombucha Taproom in Grey Lynn this Saturday. You'll be able to get your hands on some delicious miso ramen and New Leaf's organic, brewed onsite Kombucha all in one place. They'll be there 12pm-5:30pm this Saturday only, don't miss out!
Onehunga's Food Truck Night
Some of Auckland's very best food trucks will be hitting Onehunga this Saturday night, brought to us by the Food Truck Collective and Everybody Eats, a not-for-profit dining concept. Taking place from 5pm in the Onehunga Mall carpark, it'll be a night of fantastic food, great service, and a sense of the community coming together.
Takapuna's Brunch Market
Takapuna's Brunch Market is back for Level 2, with more than 40 food stalls setting up in the sunny Takapuna this Sunday 10am - 3pm. There's going to be live music, fresh produce, tasty street snacks, gifts, knick knacks, and more.
The Lucky Taco Is Popping Up At Urbanaut
One of the most sought-after food trucks in town, The Lucky Taco, is making a special appearance at Urbanaut Brewery this Sunday only for an afternoon of legendary tacos and ice-cold beer. There'll be The Lucky Taco's classic tacos, as well as vegan options to cater to everyone! Kicking off at 12pm, they'll be at Urbanaut in Kingsland until 4pm, or until sold out! For all the details, click here.
(Photo Source: Carmel Israeli Street Food)