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The French Cafe

) #7 of 1,913 Restaurants in Auckland $$$$ French, European,
210 Symonds Street, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
+64 9-377 1911
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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good11%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tasting menu” (74 reviews)
“quail” (20 reviews)
“amuse bouche” (24 reviews)
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French, European, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
210 Symonds Street, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
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Reviewed June 27, 2016

The tasting menu was magnificent. The cocktails were beautiful. Maybe the best I have had. The atmosphere was calm, smooth, professional. Hope to go again.

Thank Theresa N
Reviewed June 27, 2016

Once again an awesome night at French Cafe. Great food, awesome service and great flavours. Indeed a treat for the senses.

Thank Ian K
Reviewed June 27, 2016

Has and always will be the best dinning experience in Auckland. Faultless service, divine food, lovely atmosphere.

Thank Jane O
Reviewed June 24, 2016 via mobile

Best food in Auckland. Not for the deep pocketed, this will cost you, but if you're looking for amazing food and service.

Thank JAbbott15
Reviewed June 24, 2016

Very tasty food and really friendly staff. The place is nicely decorated and it makes atmosphere even better.

Thank Vilibor124
Reviewed June 21, 2016 via mobile

A great night out at French Cafe courtesy of my partner. This fine dining restaurant has a massive reputation in the Auckland market. And after my first visit it is well-deserved. This is a night out that will hurt the credit card but will warm...More

Thank Philip B
Reviewed June 19, 2016

Food and service are good but nothing spectacular. Very stylish surrounds. If you want something special go across the road to Kazuya- much more interesting food

Thank aae220
Reviewed June 19, 2016

I have been to quite a few fine dinning place in Auckland, French Cafe definitely is the top 5 in Auckland, but not the best. Service is very good. Food are vary tasty, but bored. We order the Tasting Menu which have 5 courses +...More

3  Thank randmarandma
Reviewed June 16, 2016

I had one of the most memorable evenings dining for a long time. Everything was done to perfection - the welcome, the service, the food; to die for - in a relaxed and impeccable environment. Compared, to many Michelin starred restaurants I have dined around...More

Thank lifexperience8258
Reviewed June 16, 2016

Has been voted best restaurant in Auckland several times and it's certainly didn't disappoint. The food and service is exceptional

Thank judelorr
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Ray T
January 9, 2017|
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Response from lyndah533 | Reviewed this property |
You need to ring the restaurant now as they get booked out in advance - well worth going to amazing restaurant - degustation is to die for
Kirsty J
December 4, 2016|
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Response from Bronwen A | Reviewed this property |
you get a one glass of a different wine with each dish.
November 26, 2016|
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Response from MandyLou62 | Reviewed this property |
If she is well behaved it would not be s problem at all 😁
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Romantic, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 210 Symonds Street, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland Region  >  Auckland
  • Phone Number: +64 9-377 1911
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