dine & drink

Takapuna & Newmarket

Global street food

Street food flavour. restaurant service.

From ancient Greece to modern Malaysia, street food has always represented authentic cuisine in a feel-good atmosphere.   

We combine tasty street-food inspired dishes from Asia & around the world with the convenience of permanent city locations featuring table-service to outdoor, indoor, & courtyard areas. Our bar offers punchy house cocktails & the best NZ wines & craft beer.

We're open every day so you can dine & drink with your crew, whether it's a small personal gathering or a large professional group. We accept bookings but walk-ins are always welcome.

Just hit 'Order Now' above to book takeaways & catering online. We cater large & small events on & off site, and our Newmarket private function area can hold up to 40 people.

For all enquiries, contact our friendly crew on 09 520 3923 (Newmarket) or 09 468 1615 (Takapuna) Email:


Tucks [tuhks] noun. British Slang: Food.    |    Bao [bow] noun. Taiwanese: Steamed Bun.



LocationS & Hours

19 Davis Cres, Newmarket
Phone 09 520 3923

62 Hurstmere Rd, Takapuna Phone 09 486 1615



Sunday - Thursday

11.30am till 9pm

Friday & Saturday

11.30am to 10pm




Please fill out the form below to book a table at Tucks & Bao Newmarket (Takapuna reservations are coming soon!):



CATERING & Functions

We can cater your event or function with delicious platters ranging from finger food nibbles through to full meals.

Please see our catering menu and drop us an email, or order online: (select the Catering menu/store). Delivery is available across Auckland city.

 We also cater large corporate and personal events on and off site, including weddings - just let us know your requirements and we'll be in touch with a proposal.   

Tucks & Bao is the perfect venue for birthdays, team lunches, hen parties, baby showers, corporate events and other functions.

Our private function area in Newmarket (pictured below) seats 25, or holds 40+ standing, or the whole restaurant can be booked for groups of 60+. There is no venue hire fee for functions - just normal food and beverage costs. The Tucks team will take care of you and your guests to ensure you have a fantastic, stress free time!

For functions and catering enquires, please contact us via email:


Takapuna: 62 Hurstmere Rd (opposite Takapuna Beach Centre, beside central carpark)

Newmarket: 19 Davis Cres, (Cnr with Carlton Gore Rd -just behind the Olympic Pool and Events Cinema)


Join the team

Keen to join the Tucks movers & shakers? We're always on the lookout for new crew members - from front of house gurus, to kitchen hands, to experienced chefs.

If you're up for a fast-paced environment with a great team, this is your jam.

Drop us a line;