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48 Customs St East, Britomart, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
+64 9-309 5854
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good42%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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“chicken waffles” (26 reviews)
“curly fries” (17 reviews)
“jambalaya” (10 reviews)
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American, Bar, Cajun & Creole, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
48 Customs St East, Britomart, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed Orleans. Cannot go wrong with the chicken waffles. Sublime as we're the cocktails and topped only by the fantastic live music. Splendid evening with friends

Thank Lili S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The decor and atmosphere was great. The service was good but aside from that, the dishes we ordered were not great. I'm not sure if it was poor advice or our bad choices, but I didn't think we'd go wrong by ordering their two signature...More

Thank Joowick
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have been to New Orleans before and had fell in love with the place. Orleans does an amazing job or recreating with a great menu and live music. Went in for dinner one night, then again for lunch the next day!

Thank Jackson W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's great downtown restaurant with a wide variety of dishes. The food is a good value for money. The only thing is that the seating is not that comfortable. Make sure that you have booked in advance.

Thank Arsalan A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The visit to Orleans.for some Cajun food was much anticipated and it the most part it hit the spot. Service was friendly and quick enough, ambiance and decor were quirky, the portions sizes were really good and overall we enjoyed the meal without being wowwed....More

Thank Justin L
Reviewed 28 October 2017

Ate here for dinner tonight - loved the atmosphere, shame we couldn't get a later booking but understandable on a Saturday night. Cocktails were great but food was a little bland. The portion size of the mains was good and they do have sauces to...More

Thank britabroad34
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

We dined here on Saturday night, no booking. As there were no tables available inside for our group of 4 we sat in the lane outside. There was a DJ playing and lots of people coming and going. The music was good and not too...More

Thank SandK91
Reviewed 12 October 2017

The bar has a good atmosphere and gets quite busy at night. Good place to go out for a drink and maybe some food. I ate the vegetarian option on the menu (veg po'boy) which was not bad, but it's clear that the show-stoppers are...More

Thank Chattle
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Had heard some great things about this place and decided it was time to give this place a try! Tried the famous fried chicken waffles and a salted caramel shake and was not disappointed. The service was quick and fast, the atmosphere was great and...More

Thank TheAKLFoodie
Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

On a recommendation we visited Orleans for a family dinner while on holiday in Oct 2017. They set our 2 year old up with a high chair and were very welcoming + friendly. Food was incredible and authentic from the South. I'd never had duck...More

Thank chrisg276rec
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15 July 2017|
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Response from stephanierX3783ZU | Reviewed this property |
Call them, via website or just walk in. We have always just pitched up and have always got a table.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
16:00 - 23:45
11:30 - 23:45
11:30 - 23:45
11:30 - 23:45
11:30 - 23:45
11:30 - 04:00
16:00 - 04:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 48 Customs St East, Britomart, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  Auckland Central
  • Phone Number: +64 9-309 5854
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