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Monsoon Poon

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Hobson St., Auckland 1001, New Zealand
+64 9-379 9311
Today
11:00 - 23:00
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Hours:
Sun 17:00 - 22:00
Mon - Tue 11:00 - 22:00
Wed 11:00 - 22:30
Thu - Fri 11:00 - 23:00
Sat 17:00 - 23:00
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Adelaide, Australia
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42 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Good vibe, attentive waiters, variety of choices, all good value. Great bar for those with time to linger before dining.

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Thank _lille4
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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44 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Very tasty curries in a no fuss atmosphere with quick service. Easy place to take a team for a feed and a buzzy vibe. So central and reasonably priced. Not great for anyone who has restricted dietary requirements though.

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18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Loved the Indian chicken tacos and lamb cutlets! Very attentive staff, great atmosphere and decent prices. Definitely recommend it!

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Thank Stuart C
Sydney, Australia
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55 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

On a scale out of 20, we'd rate this 14/20 You do wonder about places like this. In a city the size of Auckland, and in a city fringe (by Auckland standards) setting, there are a number of restaurants of this quality. It has diners of the trendy type, it has families, and city workers. So that sets the scene... More 

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Thank Frank C
Brisbane, Australia
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29 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We walked in without a reservation and were seated very quickly. Service was pretty good and the food arrived in good time. We had 2 types of naan, butter chicken and a duck dish. Loved the naan and butter chicken but wasnt a fan of the duck but perhaps thats just my taste. Drink selections were pretty good as well.... More 

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Thank piratepetebris
Regina, Canada
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85 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Went to this restaurant for dinner and were seated very quickly without a reservation. Great Thai food and wine selection, service was excellent and so was the food.

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Thank PatMcKenzie
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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62 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a fun casual evening at Monsoon Poon. The restaurant does not take bookings but we had a larger group and they accommodated us well. We spent time at the bar and were shown to our table when we were ready. The menu was varied with Asian food from many countries. I do not like spicy food and there... More 

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Thank Theabs123
Southampton, Canada
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119 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The three of us really enjoyed our dishes. My wife had a vegetarian Thai red curry bowl, and our friend and I had Singapore noodles. All were excellent. There is a good selection of wine and beer, our server was careful to establish the level of spiciness we each wanted, and deceiver of our food to the table was astonishingly... More 

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Thank relaxing_dad
Aberdeen, Scotland, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic food. Great atmosphere. Very busy. Excellent friendly staff. A great experience. Very tender meat. Very comfortable seating.

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Thank 503Sandy
Rhode Island
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115 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had a craving for dim sum so stopped in the cool looking Monsoon Poon looking for some. Turned out that they don't have dim sum but what they do have is a really great restaurant that has an Asian custom house feel with carved wood panels, Chinese lanterns, Buddha heads, etc. Our waitress was from the US - go... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Indian, Asian, Thai, Vietnamese, Indonesian, Malaysian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:30
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hobson St., Auckland 1001, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland Region  >  Auckland
  • Phone Number: +64 9-379 9311

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?