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MooChowChow

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23 Ponsonby Road | Ponsonby, Auckland, New Zealand
+64 9-360 6262
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5:30 pm - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Mon 5:30 pm - 12:00 am
Tue - Fri 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Sat 5:30 pm - 12:00 am
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Bracknell, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Oh this is some seriously good food, you have no idea. Go here, order the Oyster, a Goat Massaman Curry and Soft Shell Crab salad and prepare to eat yourself in to a coma. I would say its the best Thai i have eaten but this place takes a little twist on traditional Thai food with out being too "fusion"... More 

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Thank NickFenner
Bangkok, Thaïlande
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251 reviews
152 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 128 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Another great dinner in this fusion thai food restaurant , lovely atmosphere , great thai food , I recommend the soft crab shell salad but everything is tasty , good service also. nothing bad to say about this place ..book in advance its always full.

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Thank lolobkk
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34 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Finally I've visited this place!! we absolutely loved all the dishes, we've had a variety of dishes here, it's nice to share around, except I don't eat pork but wasn't too bad, we had the Massaman goat curry, Red curry beef cheek, Soy-braised chicken, Papaya salad, Stir fried Asian greens, and the scallop (which I've managed to take a photo... More 

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Thank Samarlm
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28 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 4, 2016 via mobile

Service was wonderful. Food was nice - different variety. All the dishes we had, had its own lover. Dessert was yum as well

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Thank avishtas
new zealand
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662 reviews
259 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 216 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 21, 2016

Dined here in October. Some of the tables have chairs with no backs which may not be suitable for everyone, so maybe request a table on the wall where the chairs have backs. The food is very special maybe a little warm for some. The oysters and chargrilled scallops were amazing. The red beef cheek curry and yellow tiger prawn... More 

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Thank thesmdm
sydney
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172 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 136 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 20, 2016

there's an abundance of good restaurants on ponsonby road, and we had only one spare night to pick the right one. we were very happy with our choice of moochowchow. it's an ideally sized restaurant - not too big, but just large enough. our waitress was excellent - absolutely excellent. she was very warm and personable but knew exactly when... More 

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Thank Capt_Funkelicious
Wanaka, New Zealand
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178 reviews
148 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 19, 2016

If you like Asian food, you will enjoy this casual, contemporary restaurant in Ponsonby. There were four of us and we ordered a variety of dishes to share. Fabulous flavours, using fresh ingredients. Service was quick and the waitress was very helpful in terms of recommending the number of dishes we would need. It's a relatively small and noisy restaurant,... More 

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Thank Sally A
Napier, New Zealand
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148 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 14, 2016 via mobile

Called in on the spur of the moment for Friday lunch. Simply asked the very competent waiter what was good and sat back and enjoyed. We had soft shell crab salad and caramelised ham hock with a side of Asian greens. Brisk and friendly service. Worth a try.

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Thank NeilHBNZ
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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217 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 23, 2016 via mobile

Been here a few times. The food was ok but nothing special. The service was bad. Got our food quickly but then nothing for 45 minutes. The staff were plentiful bit more interested in talking to each other than serving us.

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Thank IanB1965
Canberra, Australia
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34 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 6, 2016 via mobile

Great place with a really interesting Asian fusion menu. The waiter was fantastic. So good I let him order for me! My dietary requirements were dealt with without fuss. The food was really excellent. Highly recommended.

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Thank Alison D

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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
Asian, Thai, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions
Open Hours
Monday
5:30 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
5:30 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 23 Ponsonby Road | Ponsonby, Auckland, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland Region  >  Auckland
  • Phone Number: +64 9-360 6262

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