world / spring 2017

PIRATES WELCOME Celebrity chef and restaurateur Simon Gault talks to Helene Ravlich about Giraffe, his fun new eatery on Auckland's Viaduct harbour.

viva / friday 05 JUly 2017

Simon Gault's Giraffe stands out in a crowd, finds Jesse Mulligan

Rating: 9.5/10 | Did you ever have one of those moments when you know you’ve married the right person? Early on at Giraffe...


paperboy / saturday 29 JUNE 2017

Six new Auckland eateries that will make you want to eat out

Simon Gault has a new venture: the opening of his relaxed bistro, Giraffe, which is bringing new energy to Viaduct Harbour...


the urban list / friday 28 JUNE 2017

New Opening: Giraffe

As far as we’re concerned: Simon Gault can do no wrong. He’s graced our TV screens on MasterChef, his homewares fill our kitchens and he takes our home cooked...


nz herald focus / saturday 24 JUNE 2017

Simon Gault on the toughest year of his life

Lunch is done. Short ribs stripped to flat, bare bones; oysters slicked live from their shells. The harbour is a fresh flute of money. Shiny, sparkly, spangly. Chairs pushed back, third bottle on the way. No one is checking the time...


concrete playground / thursday 22 june 2017

This Simon Gault-led eatery is delightful in both name and nature.

When three-year-old Hazel named her father's new eatery after her favourite animal, I wonder if she knew just how accurate her childish musings would be...


denizen / tuesday 20 june 2017

Simon Gault returns to the culinary main stage with new restaurant, Giraffe

Everybody knows Simon Gault. Whether it be from his stint on MasterChef NZ, cookbooks or the myriad of products that sport his approving smile in our supermarkets..


news hub / wednesday 14 june 2017

Celebrity chef Simon Gault back with a new restaurant

With his new restaurant Giraffe, Simon Gault has gone back to one of his passions - sourcing special ingredients from unique corners of New Zealand and the world...


remix / wednesday 14 june 2017

Simon Gault returns from his two-year hiatus with Giraffe!

Yet another eatery has sprung up in Auckland’s Viaduct Harbour – Giraffe is the newest restaurant to open it’s doors, the brainchild of famed Kiwi chef, Simon Gault...


viva / wednesday 7 june 2017

Simon Gault's New Restaurant Giraffe

Giraffe, the curious name of Simon Gault's new Viaduct eatery, came from a source dear to the top restaurateur's heart — his 3½-year-old daughter Hazel. It fits perfectly, he says, in terms of the way he's approached the changing habits of his guests...


spy new zealand herald / sunday 14 May 2017

Simon Gault set to open new Viaduct restaurant

Two years after walking away as executive chef from the famed Nourish Group and his famous restaurant Euro on Prince’s Wharf, New Zealand’s original MasterChef Simon Gault is set to open his own restaurant around the corner at the Viaduct...