Cuisine: Bar Food, Gastro Pub Food, Share Plates
Price Point: Mains from $25 - $35

A Master and Apprentice share mutual respect. The master passes down knowledge but in turn learns from the apprentice, one cannot exist without the other. At this fresh Takapuna beer house, you’ll find a friendly and relaxed atmosphere and a modern environment that’s all about good times and respect.

Master & Apprentice offers a tasty menu that’s made to share. Expect a range of dishes from pulled pork croquettes to gooey mac and cheese bites and mouth-watering tacos. Feel fit and healthy eating a fresh and satisfying crispy chicken salad or halloumi and beetroot salad. Or, put aside your healthy ways and indulge in one of Master & Apprentice’s scrumptious puddings. A special kid’s menu is available for the little ones too.

On the drinks menu, there’s a wide range of international bottled and tap beer, wines, spirits, cocktails and refreshing non-alcoholic beverages. Grab a seat inside the light and airy venue or sit outside in the sunshine. Come on in and pass it down.

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Master and Apprentice
136 Hurstmere Road, Takapuna
Auckland 0622

Open Hours:
Sun - Wed: 11am - 11pm
Thu - Sat: 11am - 1am

Phone: 09 486 6330
Website: www.masterandapprentice.co.nz

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Master and Apprentice
Location: Takapuna
Cuisine: Bar Food, Gastro Pub Food, Share Plates
Mains: $25 - $35

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Fantastic atmosphere and great range of delicious foods to choose from!

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Darren Littler

All and all a great place to eat!!

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Susan Lambers

Great atmosphere, meal was tasty.

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Laura Moffatt

Great pub atmosphere & awesome selection of beers on tap here! We had a so-so experience with the food – the garlic loaf, loaded potato skins & ribs were all good, but didn't enjoy the beef Po' Boy at all. Maybe the other flavours are better. All in all a good experience though.

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Stephanie Keates

Service was great, and there were a lot of options on the menu, but we found the food to be a bit average. The chicken was quite dry in the chicken parmigiana, the fried chicken and waffles didn't have a lot of flavour, the steak was great - and was cooked perfectly, and the sharing platter was a bit hit and miss - although the sauces were really nice. Overall, not too bad for the price.

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Master & Apprentice was great! Male that served us was so accommodating and kind. We ordered almost half the menu and enjoyed our time! Chicken tenders, fries, duck fat spuds (basically everything potato-y) & chicken and waffles were our faves (: Atmoshpere is cool too, nice decor, not too loud or packed ~ would highly recommend

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Judith Iki

Awesome food! Awesome service! Thanks!!

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Fiona O'neill

Food was good service good but place got very busy waited a while for desserts ordered sundae strawberry toppi g on side for granddaughter got Chocolate one on top but she ate it all so was OK over all have been here 3 times and would deff be back

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Was a fantastic night, had 4 children ages 1-12. Food was amazing and came out nice and speedy.
That atmosphere was fabulous and works for all ages. Staff were super friendly. Soooooo much food and we weren’t even able to finish it all. Best of all we got a doggie bag to take the remaining food home ( had it as a mid night snack, but shusssh don’t tell the kids)
Over all it was a great night out, delicious food that makes my mouth water thinking about it, steak

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Deborah Reid

We had a great evening! Service was spot on and the atmosphere was vibey. Will be back

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Tony Cobb

Meals were excellent.
Prices very reasonable.
Well worth a visit.

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Very welcoming, the service was very good and friendly. The menu is quite extensive and interesting and the food was very well presented and enjoyable. A great experience and would return if back in Takapuna.

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Jono Sobey

Great food great drink great tunes great service

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good food for the money, enjoyed the mussels. the steak sauce was a bit too thick but the meat was well cooked. the service was pleasant. all in all, will go back again.

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Tash Lees

Good service, great range of food. Really good with our toddler serving him quickly! Great desserts, huge!

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Prefect for date night! We had such a great time, service was great and the food was super yummy!
Highly recommend

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Fabulous Italian waiter and great food. Nice way to celebrate a 18 th boys birthday

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Enjoyed our meals- all good sized servings, and did not need dessert. Very happy with the service. Will definitely go again

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Great food and service would return
Food could have been a bit hotter ( heat not spicy )
Overall 4 out of 5

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Alison Renwick

Great service, always checking we were all good. Food was delish, Port Pie, Lamb Salad and Ceasar Salad and desserts were yum! Nice welcoming decor too.

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Nice place, good fast food and great customer service

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Ashleigh Dowling

I had never been to Master and Apprentice until I saw them on First Table. I can tell you one thing, I will definitely be going back.

The service was fantastic, fast and attentive. We were seated as soon as we walked in the door and orders taken quickly.

The food was amazing. My partner absolutely loved his steak and chips. My pulled pork burger was great, on par with The Hard Rock Cafe in Edinburgh where I last had one.

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Jill Reid

So easy, easy going efficient staff. Good menu, our selection first rate

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Ryan Sawyer

Nice vibe and great service. Food was tasty and well prepared. Cheers!

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We arrived and the lovely waitress showed us to our reserved table, it was a sunny evening so we asked if we could move to sit in the outside area and it was no problem at all.

The wait staff were attentive through out the evening checking in regularly. I ordered a couple of items from the small plates menu and hubby a gumbo/stew item from the mains. Both meals came out really quickly and were substantial.

Overall a great evening, with excellent service, location and choices of food, we would go again to try some of the other items we saw on the menu.

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Roxy Gale

Great food and service as always! Will be back for sure :)

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Yannan Jiang

Pleasant environment and very friendly staff.

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Food was awesome, great mussel pot, calamari and pie - will def come back again

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Emma Waterman

Great food. Friendly staff. Would go back again!

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John Gould

Good pub grub. Service was friendly and good.

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Chantelle Edwards

Service was great and food was delicious. Very happy that they were willing to change a few bits around on our orders to satisfy our requirements.

Would highly recommend the steak and awesome sangria jugs. Will definitely be back. Only thing I would suggest would be some fans or ac as was really hot.

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Great casual dining location with a great menu, and brilliant tap beers.

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Steve Harrison

Great food as always, service is always the best. 5 * without a doubt! Look forward to going back soon

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Ruchi Thapa

Food was amazing .. the ambience and the atmosphere too and the service was great as well.. they were prompt and lovely.. definitely recommend this place

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Debbie Allmon

We had an Awesime lunch yesterday..Yummy food and friendly staff.. my daughter was stuck in traffic and they let us wait for her before we ordered..also had food left over which they packaged up for us to take away..Was a Great first table experience ..

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Food and service was average at best

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Julia Nixon

Excellent food and service!

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Sky Kar Yan

The staff is really friendly and the food was delicious.

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Roxy Gale

Great food and service! Will be back next time to try the tacos!

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Food was superb! Will definitely be back very soon

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Erin

Good food and great staff. Cheesecake is a must to try!

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A very nice impromptu experience. Food was very good with a wide range of choices, wine cold in nice glasses and service attentive. See you again soon M&A

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Wendy Saelmans

A bubbly buzzy vibe with delicious food and great service..the steak was completely melt in your mouth and who can past fried chicken and waffles with maple syrup?? !! yummm!

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Well presented tasty food.

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Pare Hall

I felt like a queen dining here! Service was impeccable and the food was to die for! The atmosphere at Master and Apprentice left me feeling like I HAD to return first table or not! ♡ I didn't think it was possible to top that but they're also kid friendly too! I will definitely be returning with my family soon!

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We thoroughly enjoyed our meal at Master and Apprentice. It is the first time we have used First Table and the first time at Master and Apprentice and we have all ready recommended it to others,
Service was quick and friendly. We will be back.

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Alex Lovell

Excellent food, had a great time. Will be back

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Hayley West

Very attentive staff, we arrived early for a drink and they were more than willing to show us to our table early. The food came out quickly, your typical american food, several vegetarian options to chose from. I wouldn't say it wow'ed us, but was some good comfort food. I would go back

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We had an awesome lunch here. The highlights for the food were the mussels with the Thai sauce, the buffalo wings, squid, and the massive burger with 2 patties. The portions were massive to the point we had to get some takeaway boxes for our leftovers. The service was great to - we were allowed to sit wherever we want, got water for the table without asking, and when we asked about a mocktail for the pregnant sister in law we were told they'd go off menu and make us one if we wanted. Friendly and prompt service with delicious food - what more can you asked for?

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My son had a birthday celebration and we really enjoyed the food and service. The Wednesday quiz is a superb addition to a great place for dining. We’ll be coming back for sure.

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