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Cafe Massimo

$$ - $$$Cafe, European,
1/3 The Strand | Takapuna, Auckland Central, Auckland 0622, New Zealand
+64 9-486 5550
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good39%
  • Average18%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible5%
Travelers talk about
“brunch” (8 reviews)
“great coffee” (4 reviews)
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Cafe, European, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1/3 The Strand | Takapuna, Auckland Central, Auckland 0622, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My friend and I ducked in due to a sudden shower. So we had a cuppa tea for two and bowl of chips to pass the time. These were very acceptable and filling. Thank you Michaela and your team for delightful and friendly service. We...More

Thank TerryRT
Reviewed August 31, 2017

This cafe was a bit disappointing. The food looked ok but was very limited for vegan choices. The coffee was average and the service too, they could definitely be a bit more friendly.

Thank CEWatat79
Reviewed June 18, 2017 via mobile

We had not been for several months, been training out other places in Takapuna. Won't make that mistake again. Both our meals were delicious and exceptional value for money. Most other cafes in Takapuna are more expensive than this but certainly no better. The chicken...More

Thank Bill S
Reviewed June 11, 2017

It was either benedicts or brecky salad for our group and everybody enjoyed their meals. I had the salad but was not that impressed with the potatoes as found them a bit greasy and there was a lot of them but that was only a...More

Thank TaupoSheryll
Reviewed May 27, 2017 via mobile

Visited here for lunch on the recommendation of a friend and wasn't disappointed. I had one of the best banana milkshakes I've ever had with a cooked breakfast while friend was raving about her chicken pasta and the freshly brewed coffee. She finished off with,...More

Thank Kiwiontour_50
Reviewed May 6, 2017 via mobile

Went for early morning Sunday breakie - nice meals and service was quick & happy - groups were coming & going and all seamed happy. Price was good & was good to sit in the sunshine

Reviewed April 30, 2017

Had breakfast here on a recent trip to Auckland with my family, food was brilliant and the service was prompt. I had the wild mushrooms and a great cup of coffee, other family members had the grilled breakfast which they enjoyed. Location is close to...More

1  Thank samjmx
Reviewed April 15, 2017 via mobile

What an awesome restaurant! Located right in Takapuna, you won't miss Caffe Massimo! I highly recommend the bagel as it sure is packed full of flavour! I mean it, this bagel is to die for and I loved eating every bit of it! Being a...More

Thank luke r
Reviewed March 2, 2017 via mobile

When I read the other reviews of this restaurant I had to check it was actually the same place! Fantastic service, very nice food cooked exactly as I requested (I'm a fussy menu changer). Good atmosphere and friendly staff. Would certainly come back.

1  Thank Elanor7
Reviewed January 28, 2017 via mobile

They have everything going for them as far as location goes but they fail on all levels. I couldn't complain about the service - there was simply none! Food came at different stages so none of us ate together. Food was so average. Coffee was...More

Thank TMRussel
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Large groups, Families with children, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1/3 The Strand | Takapuna, Auckland Central, Auckland 0622, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  Auckland Central
  • Phone Number: +64 9-486 5550
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