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Pescado Cafe & Tapas Bar

Jellicoe Street | North Wharf, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
+64 9-379 7576
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good43%
  • Average17%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
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“pescado” (52 reviews)
“tapas” (64 reviews)
“iberico” (4 reviews)
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Bar, Mediterranean, European, Spanish, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Jellicoe Street | North Wharf, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
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Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

Have had breakfast here a number of times. Tried lunch this time. The scallop and bacon salad was amazing. Helpful friendly staff. Good vibe. Always a good option.

Thank NZTravelG
Reviewed February 19, 2018

Popped in for a late lunch whilst out for a walk during a visit to Auckland, Have been here in September also. Great quality food, nice selection of tapas suitable for vegetarians and husband enjoyed the open steak sandwich, steak cooked to perfection, and he...More

Thank Antarisha
Reviewed February 13, 2018

Good selection, good size portions but ordered too much. Prawns, scallops, meatballs, cigarillos, potato’s and kebabs. Very good quality products. Good service. Thoroughly recommend. Good location

Thank Jennie S
Reviewed February 10, 2018

Group of 6 including 2 children had a great meal at Pescado. One child has clear views on what she like/does not like (driven by allergy restrictions) and we were impressed that the waitress had the conversation directly with the child. The tapas came very...More

Thank Martin T
Reviewed January 20, 2018

Ordered the calamari - noted after first eating first 2 rings that there was a fly in the sweet chilli sauce. Showed the waitress who said 'Oh' and left. Another waiter came over and asked where the food was Informed and said I didn't want...More

Thank Tricia D
Reviewed January 12, 2018 via mobile

Visited for tapas style dining and found the food delicious...the dining areas were pleasant and reflective of Spanish dining. My only suggestion would be that better staff coordination would improve this place as we were asked to order drinks by 3 staff members despite requesting...More

Thank Jaq F
Reviewed January 10, 2018 via mobile

We had dinner here. One olives and fete, $7,- Two fish of the day. Snapper with mashed potatoes each $33,- and one bottle of BTL Ned Sav $49,- The service was quick and excellent. The food had food taste. Total $ 122.50 We enjoyed the...More

Thank carl o
Reviewed January 4, 2018

One of a few restaurants around the waterfront with indoor and outdoor seating which wasn't available due to bad weather. The staff were friendly, but the waiter did come around 4-5 times during the meal to refill our glasses of water. The tapa's were of...More

Thank Rodman100
Reviewed January 2, 2018 via mobile

After being totally dissappointed by The Conservatory we walked down the street to Pescado's. What a difference - excellent service, great food and friendly staff. It's great you must try it, just walk by the rest and go to Pescado's.

Thank Neil C
Reviewed January 2, 2018 via mobile

Positive: NYE in Auckland is tough to find a place for 6x and we could book in here for a la carte dinner. Negatives: Food quality - based on the high standards of all other NZ eateries overall this would be a 1/10. Service: slow...More

Thank AMC1808
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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, Bar scene, Scenic view, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 2:00 AM
7:00 AM - 2:00 AM
7:00 AM - 2:00 AM
7:00 AM - 2:00 AM
7:00 AM - 2:00 AM
7:00 AM - 2:00 AM
7:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Jellicoe Street | North Wharf, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  Auckland Central
  • Phone Number: +64 9-379 7576
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