About Us

Enjoy the truly Authentic Spanish Tapas Experiance at Pepitos®

Pepitos® is a Spanish Tapas Bar by José Luis Fowler the owner of Cook at Home Paella - www.paella.co.nz
Importing quality Spanish Goods, including over 80 Spanish Wines & Sherry, over 80 Spanish Beers,
Cider, Meats, Oils, Rice, Chocolate Sauce, Seafood, Anchovies, Spices and much more directly from over 70 Suppliers in Spain

José (the founder of Pepitos®) is the Spanish name for Joseph.
St Joseph (and therefore José) was the Step Father (Padre Putativo) of Jesus
Taking the first 2 letters of Padre Putativo (Pé Pé) you get Pepe, which is why it's the nickname for José
Pepito® is diminutive/childish name for Pepe in Spanish culture, therefore Pepitos® means José's

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Our Services

Tapas Menu

Bringing you the best Spanish Tapas
Our team of chefs have many years experience in Spanish Cuisine

Torrefacto Coffe

Bringing you authentic Spanish Coffee
Roasted fresh at Pepitos® Milford

Open Monday to Friday

Open from 4:00pm
We can provide takeaway Paella

Our Chefs

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Jose Luis Fowler

Spanish Chef since 1982

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I first worked in a commercial kitchen in Madrid in 1982, then embarked on a I.T. Career for the next 30 years. After moving to New Zealand over 16 years ago, I missed Spain and my days in the kitchen. We first created a Paella Catering company and then my true passion - Pepitos®

- José Luis Fowler