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Cafe Massimo

1/3 The Strand | Takapuna, Auckland Central, Auckland 0622, New Zealand
+64 9-486 5550
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good40%
  • Average19%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“french toast” (2 reviews)
“great brunch” (2 reviews)
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Cafe, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
1/3 The Strand | Takapuna, Auckland Central, Auckland 0622, New Zealand
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Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

Was a bit disappointed overall. Everyone was finished their drinks by the time breakfast was served. Waffle wasn't available so had French toast, it's a bit over the top with meringue and candy floss, not something I want at breakfast. Mixed reviews from the rest...More

Thank Gemma B
Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

A trip down nostalgia lane made us choose this cafe. Unfortunately it is no longer as good as it once was. We ordered coffees and 2 scones. The coffees were really weak and the scones were really dense and dry. They were so bad that...More

Thank Orangetablet
Reviewed 29 January 2018

Good variety of seating, inside or outside, with or without shade or breeze - great. Prompt friendly initial service with chilled water, and orders taken; fruit juice arrived a couple of minutes after coffees but no real issue.... My creamy chicken livers with bacon and...More

Thank wundabar
Reviewed 25 September 2017

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 1 September 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 19 June 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 12 June 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 28 May 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 6 May 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 30 April 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

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  • Value
Cafe, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
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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