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Love A Duck Restaurant

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302 Dominion Road, Auckland 1041, New Zealand
Mon - Fri 09:00 - 17:00
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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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48 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 29 March 2017

My friend took me here for Lunch one day and I was very impressed! The staff were very friendly and the food was delicious as well as great portion sizes. My friend told me to get a traditional coffee and it was so creamy and delicious.

Thank Renae007
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22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 March 2017

We have been eating Beijing duck at this restaurant at Dominion Road for the last 12 years and believe it is the best in Auckland, both in terms of quality (hard to imagine more tender duck meat than is served here) and value. The fact that the business has been thriving all these 12 years at the same place speaks... More 

Thank Anna M
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3 reviews
Reviewed 24 January 2017

The hot chilli pork loin is to die for, the food may be a little more pricey than your average chinese takeaway but it is worth it. My favourite place to eat, noodles and rice is also amazing.

Thank emilyw1228
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39 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Ordered takeout from here for the first time. The restaurant has been around for years so thought we would give it a go. The wontons only had about half an old 5c piece size of meat. Had a combo fried rice and chicken satay on noodles. They were definitely tasty, but not great value for money - all up the... More 

Thank Courtenay W
Auckland, New Zealand
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119 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 November 2016

At one point there were 4 Love A Duck restaurants in Auckland (2 in Dominion Rd!). but only 2 now. There's an extensive menu, a reasonable vegetarian & vegan range. It's 'Hong Kong style fast food' - you never have to wait long. It's not atmospheric (bare formica tables, chilly in winter), but the staff are friendly & warm, and... More 

Thank Alison K
Auckland, NZ
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18 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Always good, hot from the wok, with generous portions. Ingredients always seem to be fresh rather than something prepackaged. Last night was beef with black bean sauce and fried noodles and spicy fried squid. Service was quick and we were in and out in under an hour. Sometimes it takes longer if they are busy but worth waiting for. Service... More 

Thank Lifetwopointzero
Auckland, New Zealand
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59 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 September 2016

I love Love a Duck Restaurant have been to both the Dominion Road and Northcote restaurants, The decor is simple and the food delicious - Crispy Peking Duck on fresh Fried Rice for around $14, the crispy Pork o Fried Rice is almost equally delicious. Simple. unpretentious food in a no frills venue. I prefer the Northcote location and its... More 

Thank Kim D
Auckland, New Zealand
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104 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 August 2016

We visited this place on a Friday night and it was busy. I don't know if they were caught short with staff or what, but the place was a shambles. Nearly all tables that weren't occupied were covered in dirty dishes and leftovers. We sat at one and waited, and waited, for a staff member to either clear the table... More 

Thank Jonathan B
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54 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 June 2016 via mobile

We used to have good food. Today roast pork are leftovers re-fried and not very nice. So does the duck. Mapo tofu and pork is not that good either. Disappointed.

Thank 532phyuk
Auckland, New Zealand
Level Contributor
54 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 April 2016 via mobile

The food is very tasty, great portions and good value for money. The decor is simple, but it works. It looks more like a cafe but that doesn't both me at all. The staff are lovely and friendly. Free Jasmin tea is an extra bonus. I've eaten here a few times.

Thank holly_doodle

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Chinese, Asian
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Seating
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Open Hours
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 302 Dominion Road, Auckland 1041, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland Region  >  Auckland

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