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Category Archives: Friends

MY FRIDGE: REBECCA SMIDT & DARIUSH LOLAIY

  Rebecca Smidt and Dariush Lolaiy are the very charming owners of Cazador, one of our favourite restaurants: in the two years since they bought the place from Dariush’s parents they’ve poured heart and soul into the place and that’s why we love it. It’s also the reason they don’t have much in their fridge […]

EXCURSION: PARIS BY MURRAY CRANE

Photograph: Matt Choi Crane Brothers has sponsored Eat Here Now for a little over two years now, a partnership that was resolved over a plate of oysters. Murray Crane makes beautiful suits, but he also really likes food – and more importantly, he knows his stuff. So when he went to Paris on one of his annual […]

FRIENDS: JEREMY TAYLOR ON PETONE

  Photographs: David Straight You might know him from Radio New Zealand National, where he talks about music, or for his writing about rugby, or for being a fixture at Slow Boat Records on Cuba Street. But Jeremy Taylor is just as obsessive about lunch: he used to blog – as The Omnivore – for […]

EXCURSION: UP NORTH BY KELLY GIBNEY

Photographs: David Straight If you’ve been to one of the EHN x Golden Dawn lunches or suppers, you’ll know Kelly Gibney. When she asked us to collaborate on a lunch series late last year we were very keen to be involved – she has a particular eye and a way of putting things together that […]

FRIENDS: DAVID STRAIGHT

  Photographs: David Straight When Natalie Smith and I started working on EHN, David Straight was about the third person we told. He was a friend of a friend, newish to Auckland. We met him for coffee. His photographs were great – David has a particular eye for detail and space, and he photographs light more than […]