Eat and connect in New Old Ways

home cooked food
tastes better 

Delicious home cooked food, made by certified home chefs in your neighbourhood.


Meet Our Cooks

Home Cook Kal

Meadowbank, 1072

I’m Kal and I’m a home chef who is passionate about cooking traditional Indian food that is delicious and healthy.  

Home Cook Chanda

Kohimarama, 1071

I’m Chanda and I was born in southern Cambodia. At the age of 6, my older brother and sister taught me how to cook. 

Order Our Meals

Homemade meals in no time

Healthy options without spending hours cooking.

Care through home cooking

Send nutritious food to loved ones or order in for a nutritious night off.

Meet your neighbours

Meet new chefs. Every taste is a chance to explore cultures in your neighbourhood.


How it works?

Search dishes

Search available dishes for a date

Order and pay

Confirm your order 24 hrs in advance

Get your dish

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Join as a Cook

Become a home chef

Test the waters of selling your food before making the leap.

Make extra income

Cook when you want to. Earn on every sale, with low commissions. Get support with your food safety registration and business.

Meet your community

Connect with your neighbours. Reach an instant audience to try out new recipes.

Our why

NOW stands for New Old Ways. It’s about reconnecting with what’s important, bringing in new ways of uncovering age old truths.
It’s connection and remembering that we all share the same desire, to feel we belong.

NOW in East Auckland!

Postcodes 1071, 1072, 1050, 1051

Our first trial is live in a few eastern suburbs ( Newmarket, Remuera, Meadowbank, Saint Johns, Stonefields, Panmure, Point England, Glen Innes, Glendowie, St Heliers, Kohimarama, Mission Bay, Orakei, Ellerslie, Greenlane, One Three Hill)

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