Gastropub, Howick

Basalt

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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

Eat What You Like. Pay What You Wish. You gave us your support, now we’re giving back to you.

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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.

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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: 3pm - 9pm
  • Thursday - Saturday: 12pm - 10pm
  • Sunday: 12pm - 9pm
  • -
  • Rooftop Bar:
  • Monday - Wednesday: Closed
  • Thursday - Sunday: Open

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 Gavin, chief joybringer at Basalt.

Menu

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  • STARTERS
  • Garlic Ciabatta Loaf
  • (V) 10.5
  • Cajun Spiced Squid
  • ranch dressing (GF) 17.5
  • Karaage Chicken
  • citrus mayo (GF) 17.5
  • Cauliflower Popcorn
  • spicy salt (V) 15.5
  • Grilled Halloumi & Miso Roast Eggplant
  • green chilli sambal (GF, V) 16.9
  • Bok Choy & Mushroom Dumplings
  • ponzu (4) (V) 10.5
  • Seafood & Potato Chowder
  • toasted ciabatta 17.9
  • Prawn Dumplings
  • ponzu (4) 12.5
  • Pork Belly Bites
  • ginger caramel, chilli, peanuts, kaffir lime (GF) 16.5
  • Mac n Cheese Bites
  • smoked chipotle sauce, feta, fried jalapeños (V) 15.5
  • Loaded Fries
  • cheese, gravy (GF) 14.5
  • -
  • SIDES
  • Fries
  • aioli (V) 9.0
  • Crispy Onion Rings
  • secret sauce (V) 9.5
  • Cos Leaves
  • house dressing, parmesan (V) 9.5
  • Seasonal Veggies
  • garlic butter (V) 9.5
  • ADD fried egg 2.0
  • MAINS
  • Loaded Beef Burger
  • onion rings, pickles, cheese, lettuce, tomato, fries (GFA+2.0) 25.9
  • Fried Chicken Burger
  • bacon, pickles, ranch dressing,fries 24.5
  • Veggie Burger
  • black bean pattie, pickles, lettuce, tomato, fries (V,GFA+2.0) 23.5
  • 250g Ribeye Steak & Chips
  • roast garlic & herb butter, jus (GF) 35.5
  • Roast Pork Belly
  • mustard and herb crushed potato, greens, apple sauce (GF) 27.9
  • Fish & Chips
  • tartare sauce, lemon (GFA) 23.9
  • Famous #6 Pasta
  • chicken, bacon, mushroom, onions, cream sauce 23.9
  • Three Cheese Ravioli
  • spinach, butter sauce, parmesan (V) 24.9
  • Beef Schnitzel
  • pan roasted, crushed potato, greens, gravy 26.9
  • PIZZA
  • Cheesy Pizza Bread
  • garlic OR chilli (V) 14.5
  • Margherita
  • fresh mozzarella, cherry tomato, basil (V) 22.9
  • Pepperoni
  • Italian salami, spicy pepperoni 24.5
  • Puttanesca
  • tomato, black olive, capers, anchovies, tomato sauce, mozzarella (V) 22.5
  • Chicken & Bacon
  • onion, capsicum, baby spinach, ranch dressing 24.5
  • Prosciutto
  • fresh tomato, mozzarella, rocket, parmesan 25.5
  • Spicy Meatball
  • Tomato sauce, mozzarella 23.9
  • Pimp-My-Pizza
  • ADD jalapeños, anchovies, Kalamata olives 3.0ea
  • ADD gluten free base 3.0
  • -
  • KIDS PIZZA
  • 12.5
  • Meatball
  • tomato sauce, cheese
  • BBQ Chicken
  • tomato sauce, cheese
  • Hawaian
  • bacon, pineapple, cheese
  • SALADS & BOWLS
  • Falafel Bowl
  • roasted cauliflower, saffron rice, kale, fried chickpea, sunflower seeds, tahini dressing (V, GF) 23.9 ADD chicken 6.0
  • Classic Caesar
  • crispy bacon, baby cos, crushed croutons, egg, anchovy aioli 19.5 (GFA) ADD chicken 6.0
  • Basalt Smoked Chicken Salad
  • crispy noodles, Spanish onion, almonds, avocado, mango dressing 21.5
  • DESSERT
  • Vanilla Brûlée
  • (V, GF) 12.5
  • Sticky Date Pudding
  • salted caramel, vanilla bean ice cream (V) 13.5
  • Bread & Butter Pudding
  • vanilla cream (V) 12.9
  • MAINS
  • Fried Chicken
  • fries, dipping sauce 12.5
  • Prawn Dumplings
  • ponzu (4) 12.5
  • Fish & Chips
  • tartare sauce 12.5
  • Cheeseburger
  • beef pattie, cheese, fries (GF) 13.5
  • Chicken & Vegetables
  • grilled chicken, jus 14.5
  • Three Cheese Ravioli
  • butter sauce 12.5
  • Loaded Fries
  • cheese, gravy (GF) 10.5
  • Fries
  • tomato sauce (V) 9.0
  • -
  • Dessert
  • Chocolate Brownie
  • ice cream, chocolate sauce (GF) 7.0
  • Ice Cream Sundae
  • 7.0
  • Tap Beer & Cider
  • Heineken | Tuatara | Export 33 | Tiger
  • MONTEITH'S - Golden Lager | Original Ale | Beacon Pilsner | Radler | Pointers Pale Ale | The Barber Lager | Batch-Brewed Highway IPA | Batch-Brewed Patriot APA | Crushed Apple Cider
  • Pitchers
  • Monteith's beer & cider range | Tuatara | Tiger Tower
  • Bottled Beer
  • Heineken | Tiger Crystal | Sol | Desperados | Monteith's Summer Ale | Monteith's Black
  • MONTEITH'S BATCH BREWED BOTTLE SERIES - Doppleblock | Double Hopped IPA | West Coaster IPA | Patriot APA | Velvet Stout
  • Bottled Cider
  • Monteith's Crushed Pear | Monteith's Dark Fruit | Rekorderling Range | Crabbie's Alcoholic Ginger Beer
  • Lower Alcohol Beer & Cider
  • Heineken 0.0% | Heineken Light 2.5% | Amstel Light 2.5% | Monteith's Lightly Crushed Apple Cider 2.8% | Export Citrus 2.0% Lemon / Grapefruit / Lime & Ginger
  • COCKTAILS
  • Sangria
  • Red OR white | elderflower, mixed fruit, lemonade 12.0 / 30.0 1L Sharing jug
  • Pimms Cooler
  • Pimms liqueur, mixed fruit, lemonade 12.0
  • Bloody Mary
  • Vladivar vodka, spiced tomato juice 12.0
  • The Red Skin
  • Sailor Jerry Spiced rum, raspberry, berries, lemonade 13.0
  • Peach Bellini
  • De Bortoli prosecco, peach liqueur, fresh peach 13.0
  • Fruju
  • Absolute Peach vodka, pomegranate syrup, apple juice, lime juice, Red Bull 16.0
  • Lychee Bomb
  • Lychee liqueur, raspberry vodka, berry syrup, peach Monin, lime, soda 16.0
  • Classic Cosmopolitan
  • Broken Shed vodka, Cointreau, lime, cranberry, orange 16.0
  • Passionfruit Daiquiri
  • Santiago de Cuba Blanca rum, peach liqueur, passionfruit pulp, lime, apple juice 16.0
  • Singapore Sling
  • Sloe gin, Cointreau Blood Orange, cranberry juice 19.0
  • Citron Crushed Margarita
  • Patron Citronge, Cointreau, lime 19.0 / 45.0 1L Sharing jug
  • Espresso Martini
  • Broken Shed vodka, butterscotch schnapps, Kahlua, espresso coffee 19.0
  • -
  • Non-Alcoholic
  • Elderflower Cooler | Mint & Cucumber Collins | Strawberry Mint Fizz | Peach & Passion Fizz | Pomegranate Sour | Virgin Pina Colada | Thirst Smoothies | Iced Tea
  • Refreshments
  • Lemonade | Coke | Coke Zero | Ginger Ale | Fanta | Lift | Ginger Beer | Tonic | Soda Water | Bunderberg Ginger Beer | Red Bull
  • Juice
  • Orange | Apple | Pineapple | Feijoa Juice | Grapefruit | Cranberry | Tomato | Spiced Tomato Juice | Spirulina
  • Antipodes Sparkling & Still Mineral Water 500ml
  • After Dinner
  • Dow’s Fine Tawny Port | Dow’s 10YO Port Brookfield’s Late Harvest Viognier
  • Champagne
  • Mumm Grand Cordon
  • Sparkling
  • Deutz Marlborough Cuvee | Brancott Estate Brut Cuvee | Brancott Estate Sparkling Sauvignon Blanc | Veuve du Vernay Rosé | Gancia Dry Prosecco DOC | De Bortoli Prosecco | Jacob’s Creek Prosecco Spritz
  • Sauvignon Blanc
  • Straw Island | Montana Festival Block | Babydoll | Sileni Estate Selection Straits | Villa Maria Private Bin
  • Chardonnay
  • Straw Island | Montana Festival Block | Mills Reef Estate | Hunter's | Villa Maria Cellar Selection
  • Aromatics
  • Straw Island Pinot Gris | Montana Festival Block Pinot Gris | Babydoll Pinot Gris | Waimea Estate Nelson Pinot Gris | Man O'War Estate Paradise Pinot Gris | Yealands Estate Single Vineyard Pinot Gris | Saving Grace Riesling
  • Rosé
  • Straw Island | Babydoll | Oyster Bay | Arrogant Frog Pink Syrah | SOHO Pink Sheep
  • Pinot Noir
  • Montana Festival Block | Babydoll | Wild Grace | Rabbit Ranch | SOHO McQueen
  • Merlot / Cabernet
  • Straw Island | Oyster Bay | Montana Festival Block Merlot Cab | Waimea Estate Nelson Cab Franc Syrah | Jacob's Creek Double Barrel Cab Sav
  • Shiraz / Syrah
  • Mills Reef Estate Syrah | Barossa Valley Estate GSM | Jacob's Creek Double Barrel Shiraz
  • Low Alcohol
  • Brancott Flight Sauvignon Blanc 9% | Brancott Flight Pinot Gris 9% | Brancott Flight Rosé 9%
  • Dessert
  • Late Harvest Viognier
 

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