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Des Traditions

2/64 Stoddard Road, Mt Roskill | By Lotus Super Market, Auckland Central, Auckland 1041, New Zealand
+64 9-629 3121
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Overview
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good7%
  • Average15%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible7%
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CUISINES
Middle Eastern, Pakistani, Afghani, Halal
PRICE
€€ - €€€
LOCATION
2/64 Stoddard Road, Mt Roskill | By Lotus Super Market, Auckland Central, Auckland 1041, New Zealand
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Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

Food was delicious but being non middle eastern people we were dismayed at the noise and behaviour of families attending for a Sunday evening meal with the children screaming, shouting and running around. Perhaps this indicates our cultural differences. Waiter seemed shy and was difficult...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank RuthM3750
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

I am looking for a restaurant which is offering kabsa choices and i think there are only a few out there. I worked in Middle East and i have missed this kind of food. So I came here with my family. The restaurant seems arranged...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Jetryx
Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

Went to the restaurant at 9:04 and they said sorry it was close. Kitchen was still going and few customers were still eating. Online it showed that they were open till 10pm. Sitting area is dirty and service is even bad

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank mann192017
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

We recently visited this place during our brief visit to Auckland from Australia and were delighted to find this gem. The chicken kadahi was certainly "authentic", the naan bread took me back to my childhood and the Nihari was also wonderful. The staff are friendly...More

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank Blessings1610
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

I visit this place often. It always gives the finest Middle Eastern / Pakistani food which is free from food colour, unnecessary spices and fat. It is healthier, yummier and full of real good food aroma. Try their big platters like King Charcoal platter, Chicken...More

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank Ehsan U
Reviewed 9 April 2018

We always visit them for their out of this world Chicken karhai and beef nehari. No comparison. Their service is very good and makes you feel at home.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Sami9992013
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

Absolutely enjoyed our food. My husband had the lamb Tika Masala I had the hummus and meat with Garlic Naan...we loved every morsel!! And the staff were very friendly and efficient, the young lady who served us was very nice indeed. This place is nothing...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank TeriD205
Reviewed 11 June 2017

I had several visits of this restaurant together with family and always enjoyed the food. This time had a chance to visit the restaurant at Iftar time and enjoyed the buffet iftar with a variety of food available. One feel like at home and enjoyed...More

Date of visit: June 2017
1  Thank Waqar55
Reviewed 4 October 2016

I tried two curries. Goat Nihari and Chicken Tikka Masala. Totally disappointed with the taste. Quality and quantity need to improve a lot.

Date of visit: October 2016
2  Thank ParvezSinghSidhu
Reviewed 7 September 2016

I have met Waris (chef) so I invited five friends. We arrived and were greeted warmly and got to meet Waris. We were seated at a generous sized table by the friendly waiter. Waris very kindly provided us with a very nice and very generous...More

Date of visit: September 2016
Thank MichaelS22523
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$13 - US$25
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Digital Payments, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
Sunday
11:45 - 22:00
Monday
11:45 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:45 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:45 - 22:00
Thursday
11:45 - 22:00
Friday
11:45 - 22:00
Saturday
11:45 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2/64 Stoddard Road, Mt Roskill | By Lotus Super Market, Auckland Central, Auckland 1041, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  Auckland Central
  • Phone Number: +64 9-629 3121
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Description
Des Traditions is traditional Middle-Eastern and South-West Asian restaurant. 100% Halal, FIANZ certified.
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