Jess' Underground Kitchen

​203 Jervois Road, Herne Bay, ​​Auckland 1011 (09 378 7711) 158 Remuera Rd, Remuera, Auckland 1050 (09 522 7034) With sites in Herne Bay and Remuera, Jess Daniell and the Underground Kitchen team supply a generous ranges of sweeties and pastries, sandwiches,salads and fresh and frozen dinners.  JUKs are the perfect local deli - eat in, takeaway, fill up your freezer or take home one of Jess' famous cook books and prepare yourself.

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The Botanist Cafe

Shed 13, City Works Depot, 90 Wellesley Street West, Auckland 1010 Run by Jacob and his passionate team, The Botanist sits as a tranquil oasis in the heart of City Works Depot. It’s beautifully urban interior is softened by pastel tones, warm lighting and flora curated by Eden and her amazing bunch of florists. Head chef Ryan keeps appetites sated with classics such as their infamous creamy mushrooms and grilled cheese, all the while developing menus for their late night pop ups throughout the year. With warming morning sun, infectiously friendly staff and a host of amazing offerings such as...

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Meet Dave Thomas, A founder of Atomic Coffee Roasters. Dave says the birth of Atomic was mostly just really lucky timing. It all kicked off in the late 80’s/early 90’s when there wasn’t much option for coffee around.

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The Soft Brew Phenomenon

The rest of New Zealand has some catching up to do as far as soft brewing goes, but don’t worry, we’ve known about this black magic for a while now, and we think you’re ready to learn too. 

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