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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 good37%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“bento box” (6 reviews)
“chicken” (8 reviews)
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Chinese, Japanese, Indian, Asian, Vietnamese, Malaysian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
9 Albert Street, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 97 reviews

Reviewed 2 days 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 6 days 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 3 weeks ago

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 4 weeks ago 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 3 weeks ago

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 May 11, 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 4 weeks ago

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

Reviewed April 27, 2018

I've eaten here numerous times (whenever I can) and love it. Great good, great value, great ambiance. It can get busy at peak times but even then the food is quickly served.

Thank lcj1031
FoodAlley, Manager at Food Alley, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks so much!!

Reviewed April 26, 2018 via mobile

My husband was told by one of the locals to come to food alley- great cheap food! He wasn’t wrong! So much choice/ lots of different shops in one place. It is so much cheaper than the restaurants! It is busy and full of lots...More

1  Thank theblondelady
FoodAlley, Manager at Food Alley, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you!!!

Reviewed April 25, 2018 via mobile

If you have travelled overseas or you are from Asia then this food court will remind you of real Asian food. The building is not your usual modern and glitzy kind at your everyday Westfield Mall but the food is honest and tasty. Like good...More

Thank Breeze_NZ
FoodAlley, Manager at Food Alley, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thankyou!! - Yes we are street food vibe, and weve been cooked for 26 years ;-)

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Reviewed April 24, 2018 via mobile

Absolutely love the food super tasty and authentic! Really well priced and authentic could have been back in Bali. Definitely check it out and also the drinks place I thought was really cheap! Bonus.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
FoodAlley, Manager at Food Alley, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Wareong Wardani is fantastic, thank you!!

Reviewed April 18, 2018 via mobile

Came to Auckland for a few days and came.to.visit Food Alley - one of our old haunts when we used to live here 12 years ago. The range and diversity of food available here is staggering - this is why I have rated it a...More

Thank Bosco2012
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Questions & Answers
April 25, 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.
December 30, 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
October 22, 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, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
10:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
10:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
10:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
10:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
10:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
10:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
10:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
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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