Taiko Japanese Restaurant Taiko Japanese Restaurant is near Eden Park. 460A New North Road, Kingsland, Auckland The Asians account for a large percentage of the population in Auckland, and as such, this pushes the standard of competition high. This well-presented high-end Japanese restaurant is no exception. You have choice of local and imported Japanese lagers, wines, teas and soft drinks to quench your thirst and the food menu is extensive. You can go for the selection – bentos – option with a few choice favourites, or pick your way around the wasabi-sauced octopus, sashimi, takoyaki and ginger ice-cream that invites you to sample from the menu. Booking is strongly advised due to its popularity, and proximity to the rugby grounds. Auckland Travel Guide | Restaurants in Auckland Leave a Reply Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published.CommentName* Email* Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.