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The Prospect of Howick

RR - RRR,
Corner Picton Street & Uxbridge Road, Auckland Central, Auckland 2145, New Zealand
+64 9-534 3199
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Overview
  • Excellent12%
  • Very good51%
  • Average12%
  • Poor19%
  • Terrible6%
31 Dec 2017
“Good pub food ”
13 Apr 2017
“Good Pub Meals”
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CUISINES
Bar, Pub
PRICE
RR - RRR
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Corner Picton Street & Uxbridge Road, Auckland Central, Auckland 2145, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 31 reviews

Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

Nothing not to like about the good old prospect of howick the food is consistent the staff are helpful and friendly. (Even dear old barry) and the place is amazingly clean. Underrated in reviews a must to try.

Thank David B
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Not knowing this area at all, we popped in here on a recommendation of a local, and were happy with the decision. The meals were good standard fare (was unhappy that it was "Ribs Night" and they ran out of ribs), and came out pretty...More

Thank Pat B
Reviewed 14 March 2017

...first time here. a good beer cannot save a poor kitchen. the speed of serving cannot save the poor food. they call themselves 'the good home' or 'the prospect'... there is no prospect, i will never go back for food there. colleagues, change your cook....More

Thank Shavlick
Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

The food is absent of flavour, it used to be pub grub with a twist of flare and flavour, now it's just pub grub. There is little sets this place apart from any other in Howick, it's gradually lost its appeal and become generic. Please...More

Thank Monique-of-Auckland
Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

Visited this venue last Wednesday and we were very happy with the service and food quality. Restaurant has a nice ambience.

Thank Pokeno8
Reviewed 28 July 2016

Lovely atmosphere for all sections of local community to have a drink. Didn't eat so can't comment on food this time.

Thank Judy C
Reviewed 26 July 2016

My husband and i went for a meal here recently. The waitress was attentive to our needs and the meals were above expectation. Generous servings and to make it worthwhile, we were given our desserts or free.

Thank Fiona M
Reviewed 29 June 2016

called in for Pizza one night with the kids, was pretty good, had a deal Pizza and pint $25. Now have Guinness on tap.

Thank longhaultraveller2
Reviewed 16 June 2016

Really terrible food. Sloppy, gloopy sauces. Very artificial tasting. My young son would crawl over dead bodies for pizza but he couldn't eat more than 2 slices. So much sauce squirted over it, the chorizo was very chewy. For the prices, this is NOT a...More

Thank 267helenai
Reviewed 8 June 2016 via mobile

We have always wondered if this restaurant is any different to others nearby, and we're excited to give it a go given the excellent reviews! But sadly, we left disappointed. Food was very average & orders came very late even though it wasn't busy at...More

Thank swisski
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 01:00
Monday
11:00 - 01:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 01:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 01:00
Thursday
11:00 - 01:00
Friday
11:00 - 01:00
Saturday
10:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Corner Picton Street & Uxbridge Road, Auckland Central, Auckland 2145, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  Auckland Central
  • Phone Number: +64 9-534 3199
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