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Chop Chop

140 Ponsonby Road | Ponsonby Central, Auckland Central, Auckland 1011, New Zealand
+64 9-360 0708
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good40%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“ramen” (13 reviews)
“brisket” (7 reviews)
“fried chicken” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Asian, Japanese, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
140 Ponsonby Road | Ponsonby Central, Auckland Central, Auckland 1011, New Zealand
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As soon as you try this place you won't want to go anywhere else. I have been coming here for a few years and it is consistently great. The food always impresses me, the pork belly ramen is my favourite and I always have to...More

Thank SharisM555
Reviewed 23 April 2018

I like Ponsonby Central; the restaurants look good and the combination creates a great atmosphere. We chose Chop Chop and were not disappointed sitting at the bar watching the chefs at work. We selected street food and ramen dishes and were not disappointed by the...More

Thank Chris L
Reviewed 19 March 2018

This place, as all others in ponsonby central, is really good. Quality ingredients and good service all around

Thank Eric P
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

We ordered two pork belly ramen and their awesome koji chicken, apparently they had a menu change a while ago, because I liked their old style karaage chicken more. The broth was decent with a hint of all the ingredients on the dish, my mate...More

Thank DaygloH
Reviewed 23 January 2018 via mobile

My boyfriend and I are massive noodle and ramen fans. We travel around the world for work and are always on the look out for a treat. During our 6 month stay in Auckland we discovered a gem of a place located in Ponsonby. Beautiful,...More

Thank Toni B
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Wow, what a find when visiting Auckland. We had lunch here on a recommendation I had the Brisket noodle bowl. It was outstanding with a very generous meat serving. Just delicious. It was fun sitting up to the counter and watching the food being prepared....More

Thank favfoodforelsie
Reviewed 9 January 2018

 I have come here several times mostly for the Korean Fried Chicken. It is AMAZING!! Served boneless with sriracha, lashings of mayo and jalapenos. So good especially with a beer. Came in once to try the Ramon which was nice but the KFC is defiantly...More

Thank Melanie R
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Has the best ramen I've had in Auckland, plus the fried chicken is delicious too (ironically the acronym for that is KFC). The servings are also good value for money as the ramen bowls are quite large. Good spot for a quick eat at lunch...More

Thank Chris H
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

We have eaten here a few times in the past year and have always had good service and great food. Situated in the middle of Ponsonby Central and partly sharing a kitchen with Blue Breeze this is good for a snack or full meal. Sit...More

Thank avb13
Reviewed 3 September 2017

Chop Chop had been recommended to us by a colleague, so we popped in one evening during the week. Excellent service followed by excellent food! The ramen is without comparison! It is truly divine! The chicken rice is also very nice. But next time I'll...More

Thank msgtoelina
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 140 Ponsonby Road | Ponsonby Central, Auckland Central, Auckland 1011, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  Auckland Central
  • Phone Number: +64 9-360 0708
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