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Mission Bay Cafe

85 Tamaki Drive, Auckland Central, Auckland 1071, New Zealand
+64 9-528 0017
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (16 reviews)
“seafood chowder” (10 reviews)
“arancini” (2 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 22:00 Hours
Cafe, New Zealand, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
85 Tamaki Drive, Auckland Central, Auckland 1071, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Food was delicious though egg white was slightly undercooked. Toilets and cafe felt quite dirty and in need of a good thorough clean. Coffee wasn’t that great though it could be down to the blend.

Thank nessc84
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Always a standout the level of service that you get. The food is amazing and the location is top notch

Thank Lucinda J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

On TripAdvisor recommendation, and because we came here a few years ago and it was amazing, we came for breakfast. It was more interesting food than your usual, but still had a big breakfast for the men. Coffee was great. The men commented that they...More

Thank HappyTraveller656920
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I used to eat here on a weekly occasion. But since the manager has left and a new one started I believe the service has dropped big time. I had an issue and have asked the manager 4 times very politely if it could be...More

Thank somelikeithot7
Reviewed 6 September 2018

Lunch visit during a business trip and they had a grilled fish of the day on the board. I honestly can't remember the type of fish but it tasted like it had been caught on the morning of the lunch. It is definitely one of...More

Thank Bhasker N
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

From the service to the food it was all good! Would definitely recommend this place to anyone visiting mission bay!

Thank Watchmerateyou
Reviewed 27 August 2018

We went to an early evening movie which finished about 7.30 pm, This Cafe was just was just below the theatre in Mission Bay so we decided to pop in for Dinner. There were 3 in our group and the Cafe offered everything from coffee...More

Thank halgie55
Reviewed 22 July 2018

Unfortunately one of the things we didn't like about New Zealand during our current five week trip is that no matter where we went in the average day-to-day cafés the coffee was poor at best. This morning we are pleasantly surprised after seeing a beautiful...More

Thank Lawrence B
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

Popped in for breakfast after a early morning swim. Great service. Great background music great coffee and wow the potato hash egg bacon deal was sublime. Cosy and ideal for breakfast!

Thank cafegeoff
Reviewed 27 June 2018 via mobile

Absolutely delightful experience, manly servings also try the NZ Pilsner beer, lol!!! Easy eating at it's best!!

Thank Wilmer O
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 85 Tamaki Drive, Auckland Central, Auckland 1071, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  Auckland Central
  • Phone Number: +64 9-528 0017
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