Gastropub, Howick

Basalt

The heart of Howick for over 10 years, Basalt has become our locals’ home away from home.

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Gastropub, Howick

Basalt

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Gastropub, Howick

Basalt

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Gastropub, Howick

Basalt

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Gastropub, Howick

Basalt

Looking for a spot to host your event? Check out our covered rooftop bar, overlooking the water with your favourite people, beers, and bites.

Check out our event spaces here

Gastropub, Howick

Basalt

The heart of Howick for over 10 years, Basalt has become our locals’ home away from home.

Book your spot here
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  • 127 Picton Street
  • Howick
  • Auckland
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  • 09 533 0081
  • Hours
  • Monday - Wednesday: 11.30am - 9pm
  • Thursday - Sunday: 11.30am - late

Pay homage to one of the original Monteith's bars in Auckland at Basalt, the gem of Howick Village. Plant yourself on a sun-drenched corner at the rooftop bar, overlooking the water with your favourite people, beers, and bites. With a recipe for joy in hand, Basalt is a no-brainer that’s just walking distance away.

Say g'day to Praveen, chief joybringer at Basalt.

Food Grade - A

Menu

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  • SMALLS
  • Salt & Pepper Squid
  • sesame & chilli salt, aioli GFA 17.5
  • Pork Belly Bites
  • ginger caramel, chilli, peanuts, kaflir lime GFA 17.5
  • Broken Prawns
  • wasabi mayo, herbs, avocado, rice crisp GF 18.5
  • Seafood & Potato Chowder
  • bread GFA small 18.5 I main 26.9
  • Buffalo Mozzarella
  • edamame smash, fried pizza sticks, avocado & poppy seed oil V/GFA 18.5
  • Garden Veg Ravioli
  • leek, thyme, white wine cream v small 17.9 I main 24.9
  • Charcuterie Board
  • prosciutto, pepperoni, rillettes, pickles, 26.5
  • Karaage Chicken
  • Bulldog sauce, Kewpie mayo GFA 18.5
  • Dumplings
  • prawn OR mushroom & bok choy v 13.0
  • Grilled Soft Taco
  • fried chicken OR fried fish, crisp leaves, pickles, dressing 17.0
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  • SIDES
  • Fries
  • aioli (V/GF) 9.0
  • Crispy Onion Rings
  • secret sauce (V) 9.5
  • Mixed Leaf Salad
  • house dressing, parmesan (V) 9.5
  • Grilled Broccolini
  • crispy kale, feta, lemon olive oil V/GF 9.5
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  • BREADS
  • Garlic Ciabatta Loaf
  • (V) 11.0
  • Grilled Flatbread & Hummus
  • hazelnut dukkha V 13.9
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  • SALAD
  • Falafel Bowl
  • roasted cauliflower, black rice, kale, fried chickpeas, sunflower seeds, tahini dressing V/GF I ADD chicken OR pork bites +6.0 24.5
  • Warm Lamb Salad
  • spiced almonds, baby spinach, Israeli couscous, feta, beetroot, mint dressing 26.5
  • Smoked Chicken Salad
  • crispy noodles, avocado, mixed leaves, red onion, almonds, mango dressing 20.0
  • -
  • PIZZA
  • Gluten free base +3.0
  • Margherita
  • fresh mozzarella, cherry tomato, basil V 22.9
  • Meat Lovers
  • bacon, salami, chicken, prosciutto BBQ sauce 26.5
  • Chicken & Bacon
  • onion, capsicum, baby spinach, ranch dressing 24.9
  • Pizza Verde
  • broccoli, zucchini, pesto, Parmesan, pine nuts v 23.5
  • Hawaiian
  • bacon, pineapple 20.0
  • Chicken & Blue Cheese
  • chicken thigh, blue cheese 25.9
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  • PASTA
  • Garden Veg Ravioli
  • leek, thyme, white wine cream v 24.9
  • Braised Lamb Ragu
  • rich tomato sauce, fettucine, Parmesan 26.9
  • Chicken Fettucine
  • bacon, mushroom, onions, cream sauce 20.0
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  • BURGERS
  • Beef Burger
  • beef pattie, onion rings, pickles, cheese, lettuce, tomato, fries 26.5 GFA+2.0
  • Fried Chicken Burger
  • bacon, pickles, ranch dressing, fries 24.5 GFA+2.0
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  • MEAT
  • Bangers & Mash
  • in Yorkshire pudding, onion, gravy 20.0
  • Roast Pork Belly
  • mustard & herb crushed potato, greens, apple sauce GF 28.5
  • 250g Ribeye Steak
  • roast garlic & herb butter, chips, jus GFA 37.5
  • 250g Ribeye Steak
  • kumara smash, charred greens, chimichurri, jus GFA 39.5
  • Lamb Shank
  • leek, onion & thyme jus, buttery mash 32.9
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  • FISH
  • Fish & Chips
  • tartare sauce, lemon / small 19.5 I large 28.5
  • Salmon
  • w prawn & herb risotto, dill creme fraiche 34.5
  • Mussels
  • white wine, garlic, onion, cream, garlic bread GF I ADD fries + 5.0 20.0
  • DESSERT
  • Vanilla Brûlée
  • (GF) 12.5
  • Baked Cheesecake
  • fruit compote 12.9
  • Warm Chocolate Torte
  • Black Doris plum, creme fraiche ice cream GF 13.5
  • Seasonal Fruit Crumble
  • oat crumb 12.9
  • KIDS MAINS
  • Fried Chicken
  • fries, dipping sauce 12.5
  • Prawn Dumplings
  • ponzu (4) 12.5
  • Creamy Chicken & Mushroom Fettuccine
  • 12.5
  • Fish & Chips
  • tartare sauce 12.5
  • Cheeseburger
  • beef pattie, cheese, fries 13.5
  • Grilled Chicken & Vegetables
  • jus 14.5
  • Fries
  • tomato sauce (V) 9.0
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  • KIDS DESSERT
  • Chocolate Brownie
  • ice cream, chocolate sauce (GF) 7.0
  • Ice Cream Sundae
  • 7.0
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  • Please click the 'Download Menu' button above to see our beverage menu
  • BREADS
  • Grilled Flatbread & Hummus
  • hazelnut dukkah V 13.9
  • --
  • SMALLS
  • Corn Fritters
  • bacon, sour cream, maple syrup, tomato relish V 15.0
  • Seafood & Potato Chowder
  • bread GFA I SMALL 18.5 I MAIN 26.9
  • Eggs Benedict
  • bacon, poached eggs, baby spinach, hollandaise 17.9 VA
  • Salt & Pepper Squid
  • sesame & chili salt, aioli 17.5 GFA
  • Broken Prawns
  • wasabi 'mayo, herbs, avocado, rice crisp 18.5 GF
  • Buffalo Mozzarella
  • edamame smash, fried pizza sticks, avocado & poppy seed oil 18.5 V/GFA
  • Grilled Soft Taco
  • fried chicken dressing 17.0
  • Mussels
  • white wine, garlic, onion, cream, garlic bread 20.0 GF ADD fries 5.0
  • --
  • SIDES
  • Fries
  • aioli 9.0 V/GFA
  • Crispy Onion Rings
  • secret sauce 9.0 V
  • Mixed Leaf Salad
  • house dressing, Parmes.an 9.5 V/GF
  • Grilled Broccolini
  • crispy kale, feta, lemon olive oil 9.5 V/GF
  • SALAD
  • Falafel Bowl
  • roasted cauliflower, black rice, kale, fried chickpeas, sunflower seeds, tahini dressing 24.5 VJGF I ADD chicken OR pork bites + 6.0
  • Warm Lamb
  • spiced almonds, baby spinach, Israeli couscous, feta, beetroot, mint dressing 26.5
  • Smoked Chicken
  • crispy noodles, avocado, mixed leaves, red onion, almonds, mango dressing 20.0
  • --
  • PIZZA
  • almonds, mango dressing 20.0
  • Hawaiian
  • bacon, pineapple 20.0
  • Margherita
  • fresh mozzarella, cherry tomato, basil 22.9 v
  • Chicken & Bacon
  • onion, capsicum, baby spinach, ranch dressing 24.9
  • --
  • MAINS
  • Bangers & Mash
  • in Yorkshire pudding, onion, gravy 20.0
  • Fish & Chips
  • tartare sauce, lemon SMALL 19.5 I LARGE28.5
  • Beef Burger
  • wagyu beef pattie, onion rings, pickles; cheese, lettuce, tomato, fries 26.5 GFA+2.0
  • Fried Chicken Burger
  • bacon, pickles, ranch dressing, fries 24.5 GFA +2.0
  • Lamb Shank
  • leek, onion & thyme jus, buttery mash 32.9
  • Chicken Fettuccine
  • bacon, mushroom, onion, cream sauce 20.0
  • Open Schnitty Sandwich
  • beef schnitzel, cos, Parmesan, tomato jam, ailoli 15.5
  • 250g Ribeye Steak
  • roast garlic & herb butter, chips, jus 37.5 GFA
  • 250g Ribeye Steak
  • kumara smash, charred greens, chimichurri, jus 39.5 A
 
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