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Prego Restaurant

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226 Ponsonby Rd | Ponsonby, Auckland 1001, New Zealand
+64 9-376 3095
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Wozniki, Poland
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29 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

I went here with my family on a Wednesday night for dinner, the restaurant was very busy, I guess because of the time of the year close to Christmas. There wasn't a huge choice on the menu and the food took quite a long time to arrive but was fairly nice. The staff were very friendly and pleasant to deal... More 

Thank Mark B
Hobart, Australia
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105 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Recommended to us by locals we met on the ferry to Waikehe island this is a classic high quality Italian eatery with great service, ambience and food. Very popular but takes no bookings but we got a table straight away inside. Most of the actual food produced was excellently Cooked apart from the pizza crust which was a little tough... More 

Thank George C
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44 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We went to Prego for lunch last weekend. The service is great, the staff are attentive but not intrusive. The food is wonderful. One of the nicest Italian restaurants in Auckland.

Thank kiwiflyer10
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a more than wonderfull diner. The bruscetta with tuna was great. And because I didn't know what to choose, our very nice waitress Dee advised me to have the Hapuka. Great advice!! Delicious!!! The service was great, the Montepulciano super tastfull ........ Thank you!!

Thank Sunshinegirl100
Auckland Central, New Zealand
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29 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Favourite restaurant in Auckland! It has been around for about 30 years and has been consistent in it's food, service, ambience, wine and popularity. It's great to go to with kids, early in the evening, or for dinner as a couple, or a 'work lunch' that ends up being an all day affair! Especially in Summer. It's located in the... More 

Thank JJLuvsHotels
Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
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33 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good place that does food well. Nice to sit outside for lunch and is kid-friendly around 6/7pm. Staff are friendly. Reccomend the pizza and if your there during the winter season the prego pie.

Thank lucilu95
Miami, Florida
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I decided to give this restaurant a go on our honeymoon here, after hearing so many good things about it. I think we had high expectations because of that, so I was excepting to be "wowed". I wasn't wowed, but it was a lovely a meal with great flavors. Our server wasn't the quickest, but he gave... More 

Thank kristaperez
Adelaide, Australia
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6 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 2, 2016

we went on a Sat night and they were very busy. Yes we had to wait for our meal, but it was worth the wait. Fantastic. 6 people at the table & everyone loved their dish. There was a good selection of wines at a reasonable price.

Thank eitzo
Hamilton, New Zealand
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30 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 1, 2016 via mobile

Loved sitting out in the courtyard. Lovely food, basic Italian but simple and yummy. Perfect for a post marathon lunch. Service was great tho not as attentive as it could have been. It was busy though so this could be the reason..

Thank nzfamilytron5
Wairarapa, New Zealand
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195 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 23, 2016

We went to Prego on a Monday night after trawling unsuccessfully for a nice place to eat. Very little seems open in Auckland on a Monday! We didn't have a reservation, but were given a table quickly. Our waitress was great, though one niggle is that she didn't come back quickly enough to see if we needed more drinks. I... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$4 - $23
Italian, Pizza, European, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Business meetings, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 226 Ponsonby Rd | Ponsonby, Auckland 1001, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland Region  >  Auckland
  • Phone Number: +64 9-376 3095
outdoor dining, Take out available, Full menu all day and night.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?