North Shore Times : January 22nd 2013
www.northshoretimes.co.nz 23 NORTH SHORE TIMES, JANUARY 22, 2013 Unsworth Cafe Introductory Offer!! Need an excuse to try our delicious food and great coffee? Bring your friends and family, present this coupon and we'll give you 40% off your bill* *One coupon per bill. Not in conjunction with any other promotion and any public holiday. Expires 31/3/2013 Open 8am to 4pm 7 days Phone 09 444 0923 1/145 Unsworth Dr, Unsworth Heights 5121637A A Verbena Bar & Bistro Phone 483 9571 6 Birkdale Road, Verrans corner, Birkenhead (Opposite Birkenhead Bus Depot) Now open from 10am Fridays & Saturdays for Brunch/Lunch 4998444AF Arts Listing Arts Listing? Please call one week prior to publication 489 4189 Do you want to advertise in our next PROUDLY SPONSORED BY Brush Calligraphic Art Exhibition Celebrating Lunar New Year of 2013 21-26 January 2013 Mairangi Arts Centre, 20 Hastings Rd, Mairangi Bay Ph. 478-2237 www.mairangiarts.co.nz Mon-Fri - 9.30am-4pm • Sat - 10am-2pm 5045891AA Sponsored by Gordon Harris - The Art & Graphic Store All works on 16" x 16" (405mm x 405mm) stretched canvases Norman King Square, Ernie Mays Street Northcote Shopping Centre Open daily 10am -- 4pm 09 480 9633 www.northart.co.nz 5126133AA FIXED FORMAT Until 30 January BOOKINGS Ph: 489 8360 or www.pumphouse.co.nz SHORESIDE THEATRE PRESENTS JAN19-FEB16 SHAKESPEARE S AVENGERS PERFORMED OUTDOORS IN THE PUMPHOUSE AMPHITHEATRE THE MERCHANT OF VENICE HAMLET & Experience inspired serenity at Sofitel Auckland Viaduct Harbour's signature restaurant Lava Dining. Nestled within Auckland's Viaduct Harbour overlooking the Waitemata Basin & city skyline, Lava Dining sits alongside a stunning, waterfront oasis that captivates the soul. Lava Dining is open seven days serving Breakfast from 6am, Lunch from 12pm & Dinner from 6pm. Bookings essential, for reservations call 09 354 7478 or email firstname.lastname@example.org Sofitel Auckland Viaduct Harbour. 21 Viaduct Harbour Avenue, Auckland 14 February 2013, Executive Chef Scott Brown's Seven Deadly Sins. Ignite the flames of passion one course at a time with our Valentine's Day experience at Lava Dining. $99 for a seven course dinner or $179 per person with wines matched. 7 February 2013, Join award-winning winemaker Grant Taylor from Valli Wines for a five course degustation dinner with wines perfectly matched. $140.00 per person. Special Events Time out Advertising Feature View our latest edition online at www.northshoretimes.co.nz Life is made sweeter at La Dolce Popular place: La Dolce has rapidly gained a regular clientele, thanks to good service, food and coffee. La Dolce Caffe & Bar: Located in the new set of shops at 83 Apollo Drive, with plenty of parking. Dolce in Italian means sweet , as in the sweet life or gentle music. And when you visit La Dolce Caffe & Bar in Rose- dale s Apollo Drive there s no doubting the sweet and friendly vibe of this outstanding new cafe. Established two months ago in the new set of shops at 83 Apollo Drive, La Dolce s enthusiastic staff pro- duce memorable food and great coffee. The aim of La Dolce is to create a sweet moment in your day, whether it s a 7am wake- up coffee, all-day break- fast, great value lunch, tasty tapas or evening dinner -- served Thurs- day, Friday and Saturday . Cafe-mad Aucklanders place great importance on coffee quality, and this is one of La Dolce s strong points. And where else will you find all cof- fees, all sizes for just $3.50? Breakfasts range from porridge and muesli to traditional cooked dishes and not-so-common specialities. Corn ben- edict and chicken livers are especially popular. The lunch menu includes salads, open sandwiches, pasta and steak; there s an all-day kid s menu, a range of cabinet food and plenty of vegetarian options. La Dolce tapas are generous servings, with many popular choices. Thursday to Saturday from 3.30 to 6pm there s a happy hour leading into dinner, with all wines by the glass $6 and beers from $5 per glass. The dinner menu gives you a choice of pasta, shellfish, fish, chicken, beef and lamb mains. Wines are good value, as are the NZ, European and Mexican beers. The cocktails are simply luscious ! The spacious high- stud restaurant and con- necting indoor-outdoor pavilion makes La Dolce ideal for corporate func- tions, weddings, birth- days, etc -- they ll happily plan a menu to suit the occasion. Local businesses love the place -- and residents are quickly realising they ve a great local cafe, bar and restaurant in the neighbourhood, based on top coffee, food and service. Bring this article and enjoy a free Allpress coffee. Valentine s Day Special: $55 per person for three course m and a glass of Champagne on arriving, bookings essen- tial. La Dolce Caffe & Bar, 1/83 Apollo Drive Rosedale; fully licensed, open daily 7am-5pm; Thursday, Friday and Saturday 7am till late. Phone 215 6192. www.ladolce.co.nz.
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