KIA ORA, BACK OPEN 7 DAYS A WEEK ! CHECK BELOW FOR TIMES.. NO BOOKINGS NO FUSS, JUST GREAT FOOD AND BETTER TIMES.

LARGER GROUPS OF 4 OR MORE ARE SUBJECT TO A ONE BILL POLICY.

There's an energy and passion about Depot. Not overly precious or pretentious — just fast, fun and fresh.

Most of the cooking is over charcoal or hard wood so there's a real succulence to the flavours. Order a selection of small plates and pass them round.

There's an energy and passion about Depot. Not overly precious or pretentious — just fast, fun and fresh.

Most of the cooking is over charcoal or hard wood so there's a real succulence to the flavours. Order a selection of small plates and pass them round.

There's an energy and passion about Depot. Not overly precious or pretentious — just fast, fun and fresh.

Most of the cooking is over charcoal or hard wood so there's a real succulence to the flavours. Order a selection of small plates and pass them round.

About Depot

The perfect place to drop in and refuel. It’s chef Al Brown’s place and reflects perfectly his attitude towards food: in season, beautifully cooked, to be enjoyed with friends.

Order a selection of small plates and pass them round. Try the freshly shucked oysters. Then there’s the wine list – small, but perfectly formed, with many of Al’s top picks. Park yourself up.

Our Menu

/ Breakfast

FROM 7 AM - 11 AM

Bacon & Egg Doona w/rocket-fuel sauce.
15
Beignets w/passion fruit curd
12
Homemade Muesli w/stewed fruit and yoghurt
12

/ The Raw Bar

OYSTERS

*ALL OF OUR OYSTERS & CLAMS ARE SUBJECT TO AVAILABILITY DUE TO THE WEATHER CONDITIONS AND SEASONS*.

*‘Qyster’ (Pacific) sweet, plump, briny finish -Kerikeri
9
*Te Matuku (Pacific) sweet, super briny, creamy finish - Waiheke
7.5
*Te Kouma (Pacific) sweet, super briny, creamy finish – Coromandel
6
*Mahurangi oysters (pacific) crisp, briny, sweet finish – Mahurangi
6
Orongo Bay (Pacific) plump, briny and creamy finish - Russell
6
Marlborough Oysters (Pacific) crisp, briny, creamy finish -Marlborough
7.5
*Bluff (flat) creamy, sweet, mildly briny, steely finish Foveaux Strait
8
*Parua Bay (Pacific) plump, briny, crisp finish - Whangārei Heads
7.5

CLAMS

*‘Cloudy Bay’ Tuatua – sweet with a briny finish – Marlborough
5
*Diamond Shell - salty with a clean ocean finish -Marlborough
4
*Wood-fired ‘Cloudy Bay’ Tuatua w/ ‘Salash’ chorizo butter
32

SASHIMI

*Trevally w/ soy syrup, wasabi peas, kewpie mayo & basil
25

TARTARE

'Regal 'NZ King Salmon tartare w/ preserved lemon dip & potato fritters
34

/ Charcuterie

Depot’s pig head croquettes, ‘Waikanae’ wild pork salami, ‘Salash’ chorizo, ‘Cazador’ Heritage coppa, venison bresaola & duck liver parfait. Served w/ cherry relish, ‘Daily Bread’ seeded sourdough crostini and egg mayo
50
Wild rabbit & pork rillette w/ cherry relish, cornichons & ‘Daily Bread’ baguette
24

/ Small Share

Snapper sliders w/ pickled lemon mayo & watercress
24
Falafel w/ tomato kasundi, castle point feta labneh & sunflower seeds
20
Smoked snapper & watercress “Do’Boy” w/ beurre blanc
26
Grilled octopus w/ nduja dressing & white bean romesco
37
Charred eggplant,w/ pinenut tahini, ‘Good Joe’ coffee syrup
23
Crispy brussels sprouts w/ smoked fish cream
22
Sticky soy beef cheeks w/ kohlrabi, spring onion & ginger sauce *dish contains peanuts
28
Fergus’ bone marrow – wood roasted w/ parsley & shallot salad
29

/ Bigger Share

Skirt steak w/ tobacco onions, iceberg wedge & habanero mustard
38
Wood roasted lemon sole w/ brown butter, capers & lemon
46
Crisp ‘Freedom Farms’ pork hock w/ apple & horseradish salsa verde
45
Wood roasted half chicken w/ grilled radicchio salad, ‘Zany Zeus’ yoghurt
45

/ On the side

Potato skins w/ pecorino, truffle oil
15
Grilled fennel w/ macadamia romesco & bitter greens
16
Beetroot salad w/ walnuts & smoked yogurt
17
Baby Cos w/ ranch dressing, sunflower seeds
14

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  • Getting a table

    Depot has gone back to its roots, and will only be doing walk ins, catch you soon ! – Depot Team

    Celebrating? Sorry you can't bring in your own cakes but fear not, we can stick a candle in most things, so give us a heads up!