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Pescado Cafe & Tapas Bar

Jellicoe Street | North Wharf, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
+64 9-379 7576
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good40%
  • Average22%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
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“brunch” (5 reviews)
“pescado” (39 reviews)
“tapas” (37 reviews)
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Spanish, Mediterranean, European, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Jellicoe Street | North Wharf, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
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Reviewed May 14, 2017 via mobile

Came here for dinner, service was ok. Our mains were very yummy. But our entree was absolutely terrible, we got the pork belly tapa, it was burnt and dry. Told the staff about our disappointment and they couldn't have cared less. Most likely won't be...More

Thank flower2132
Reviewed April 16, 2017

Popped in for a late lunch and drink on Easter Sunday and easily found an outside table with a view of the harbour, despite the place being pretty busy. Nice to get a good quality beer for well under $10. The tapas were very generously...More

Thank MoolooSwampy
Reviewed April 4, 2017 via mobile

I've been to Pescado a few times and always enjoy the location and the food. Situated right on the water at the end of North Wharf, it is perfect for a relaxed lunch with great harbour views. The menu is reasonably diverse and I usually...More

Thank Linda K
Reviewed March 31, 2017

Me and my partner were walking past on Thursday night and looked at menu, had many good options. We decided to have dinner. Were welcomed, good drinks,shared anti pesto platter for Entree and mains Steak and tuna "Great food". We were served by few Alcoholic...More

Thank Scot W
Reviewed March 20, 2017

The cafe/bar is located at the end of the wharf next to the ferry terminal. We were quickly shown to a table and our drinks order taken - there's 3 beers listed on tap but only 2 were available. After checking out the menu the...More

Thank nnmercman
Reviewed March 19, 2017

Ordered gin, lime and lemonade. The lemonade was flat. Waitress argued it was ok. Barman agreed with us. Tapas entree, port belly was dry and overcooked. Look like it had been deep fried. Fish was very dry and not fresh. We specifically asked if it...More

Thank sandra h
Reviewed March 3, 2017 via mobile

Pissed off that I've been past this place so many times but haven't actually visited earlier! Great pasta, good service, great cocktails. $66 for 2 cocktails, 1main shared and a drink.

Thank Aklguy
Reviewed March 1, 2017

First impressions were of a pleasant location with a relaxed vibe and a reasonable sized patronage for a Wednesday evening. We joined as the last guests of a larger party. We were spoken to as we walked through in a lacklustre way by the first...More

Thank daisynz
Reviewed February 25, 2017 via mobile

Disappointing experience. We arrived at 11am. Some of us wanted breakfast and some of us wanted lunch. the lunch menu only starts at 12 and breakfast finishes at 12 and you are NOT allowed to order outside these times. So as a group we all...More

Thank Selena S
Reviewed February 11, 2017 via mobile

My wife and I enjoyed a great dinner on a Saturday night at Pescado. We were served by very polite and attentive staff, the drinks came quickly and the food was right behind it. The flavours were fresh and perfectly presented. The serving size was...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Kids, Bar scene, Scenic view
Open Hours
7:00 pm - 2:00 am
7:00 pm - 2:00 am
7:00 pm - 2:00 am
7:00 pm - 2:00 am
7:00 pm - 2:00 am
7:00 pm - 2:00 am
7:00 pm - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Jellicoe Street | North Wharf, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland Region  >  Auckland
  • Phone Number: +64 9-379 7576
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