Best Chinese Takeaway Auckland


Whether you prefer noodle dishes like chow mein or think rice is nice and always go for the egg fried rice option. There’s so much choice with Chinese cuisine, but finding one of the best Chinese takeaway options in Auckland can sometimes be a challenge as there are so many on offer. So, If you’re wondering, “Where are the best Chinese takeaways near me?”

Don’t worry as we have got you covered. Scroll down and find the best Chinese takeaway near you.

1. Grand Harbour 

📍 Cnr Pakenham St & Custom St West, Viaduct Harbour, Auckland, New Zealand


☎ +64 9 357-6889

Service Options: Dine-in · Takeaway · No delivery


AppetizersSoups AbaloneDry Seafood
SeafoodChicken & DuckBBQ & PorkBeef
Lamb & CasseroleVegetable & Bean CurdFried RiceNoodle
Chef’s SpecialSet MenuWine ListDrinks

The Grand Harbour located in the CBD is the place to experience as many different flavours of China as possible and has been a kiwi favourite since opening back in 2000, with their Hong Kong trained chefs that have a wealth of knowledge in food and beverage hospitality.

The Grand Harbour has popular Chinese classics, but also changes their signature dishes every 3 months to a new innovative take on traditional food and has around 80 different dishes from savoury to sweet to choose from. The Grand Harbour located in the CBD is the place to experience as many different flavours of China as possible. 

Whether you are looking for lunch or dinner takeaway, Grand Harbour Chinese Restaurant is a great option and has become Auckland’s premier source for fine Chinese dining with a host of delicious traditional recipes, specializing in duck as well as a wide range of seafood, including lobster, fish and crab dishes.

2. Grand Park Chinese Seafood Restaurant

📍 Green Lane West Rd, GATE B Alexandra Park, Epsom, Auckland 1344, New Zealand


☎ +64 9-638 6998


Monday – Friday: 10:30am – 3:00pm & 5:30 – 10:00pm
Saturday & Sunday: 10:00am–3pm, 5:30–10:00pm


AppetizersSoups AbaloneVegetarian Friendly
SeafoodChicken & DuckBBQ & PorkLunch
Lamb Vegetable & Bean CurdFried RiceDinner
CasseroleTakeaway MenuDrinksBrunch
NoodleDry FoodBeefChinese, Seafood, Asian

Service Options: Dine-in · Takeaway · No delivery

Best For: Seafood specialities & dim sum

This popular restaurant offers a traditional Hong Kong-style menu with Cantonese specialities. Grand Park is located at Alexandra Park, Auckland’s home of harness racing right in the heart of Epsom, with plenty of free parking day and night. The Chinese Seafood Restaurant was established in August 2004 and is one of the best places for a Chinese takeaway in Auckland. The food is cooked fresh and to absolute perfection by Grand Park’s Hong Kong trained master chefs to make your Chinese dining experience unforgettable. 

3. Barilla Dumpling

📍 571 Dominion Road, Mount Eden, Auckland 1024, New Zealand


☎ +64 9-638 8032


Monday – Sunday: 11:30am – 10pm


Pork DumplingsBeef DumplingsLamb DumplingsChicken Dumplings
Seafood DumplingsVegetarian DumplingsShao MaiWonton Soup
Cold DishesSeafoodPorkVegetables
Sizzling & CasserolePancakeBunSoup
Fried RiceFried NoodlesSoup NoodlesStir Noodle
Packed Meal DrinksTop SellersTakeaway

Service Options: Dine-in · Takeaway · Delivery

Best For: Dumplings

If you are looking for a Chinese takeaway with great dumplings then I would suggest Barilla Dumpling. They have a huge range of dumplings on offer, as well as other popular Chinese food such as; soups, noodle dishes, fried rice, and much more. Barilla Dumpling is a cheap and cheerful restaurant that is well known for its Northern Chinese food and in particular, its dumplings. Simply order online from their website and choose from a range of delicious Asian & Chinese Cuisine and get it delivered to your door.

4. Eden Noodles Cafe

📍 105 Dominion Road, Mount Eden, Auckland 1024, New Zealand


☎ +64 9-630 1899


Monday – Closed
Tuesday – Thursday: 11:00am – 8:30pm
Friday – Sunday: 11:00am – 9:00pm


Side DishesSoupDumplingsThin Noodles
Thick NoodlesRice NoodlesKumara NoodlesWonton 
Dishes On RiceSichuan Pita BreadDessertHot Pot Dishes

Service Options: Dine-in · Takeaway

Best For: Noodles & dumplings

If you are looking for a Chinese takeaway that serves the best noodles then I would suggest taking a look at Eden Noodles Cafe menu. They have a great range of noodle options on offer, as well as other popular Chinese food such as; soups, dumplings, hot pot dishes, and much more.

Eden Noodles Cafe is a great option if you are looking for cheap and tasty food. Providing fast service where you can phone and order for a takeaway to avoid the queues. This Chinese cuisine never fails to please.

5. Momo Tea

📍 Henderson | Newmarket | Albany 




DrinksSides & SnacksMainsDesserts

Service Options: Dine-in · Takeaway

Best For: Chinese Classics and unique drinks

If you’re on a budget and just want something warm to fill your belly, Momotea is a great option. Their menu has the classic Chinese stir-fries and noodles but they’re mostly known for their unique drinks, from milk teas with endless flavours to mouthwatering mountain jelly slushies. Our favourite options? Prawn Pad Thai – prawns, bean sprouts, chive and peanut with Pad Thai sauce absolute winner, and is nicely washed down with the rockmelon milk tea. 

We would also highly recommend dining at Momo Tea as the restaurant because it has a cool unique social vibe with its bright colours.

6. Gogo Music Café

📍 559 Dominion Road, Mount Eden, Balmoral 1041, New Zealand


☎ +64 9-638 8365


Monday – Sunday: 5:30pm – 2:00am 


MeatSeafoodVeggie OptionsSharing Dishes

Service Options: Dine-in · Takeaway

Best For: Cheap and cheerful dishes and skewers

If you are on the hunt for good cheap eats in Auckland, Gogo Music Café is a popular Chinese takeaway and restaurant in Auckland that provides cheap and cheerful dishes such as Xinjiang style chicken, beef tongue, corn, spicy chicken, noodle, dumplings, and much more. Gogo Music Cafe also has a funky decor restaurant where you can dine with friends and family with lots of sharing dishes and skewer dishes. Their staff are highly rated for their quick good service. 

7. Water Drop Vegetarian Café

📍 16 Stancombe Road, Flat Bush, Auckland 2016, New Zealand


☎ +64 9-274 4880


Monday – Closed


MeatSeafoodVeggie OptionsSharing Dishes

Service Options: Dine-in · Takeaway . No Delivery

Best For: Vegetarian and vegan dishes

Looking for a vegetarian or vegan Chinese takeaway in Auckland? Water Drop is the place for you…the vegetarian restaurant in Flat Bush aims to provide the best vegetarian and vegan meals at an affordable price. Not only is this Chinese takeaway great for vegetarians but it is also popular amongst meat-eaters who fancy trying vegetarian and vegan dishes.

That’s A Wrap

A Chinese takeaway is a perfect way to share food with family or friends or if you just simply cannot be bothered to cook after a stressful day. Auckland’s Chinese restaurants and takeaways provide everything from Cantonese dim sum to chow mein, dumplings, sweet and sour sauces, fried rice dishes, and many other options. So, enjoy and tuck into a cheeky Chinese from the comfort of your home.

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