We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Benediction Cafe

££ - £££Cafe,
30 St Benedicts Street, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
+64 9-309 5001
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent15%
  • Very good37%
  • Average27%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible9%
9 Aug 2016
“This place is now terrible”
28 Jul 2016
“Ok, but over priced!!”
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, New Zealand
££ - £££
30 St Benedicts Street, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (33)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

21 - 30 of 33 reviews

Reviewed 19 January 2012

Often crowded and noisy but good food. Nice outdoor area upstairs

Thank RuthandTony
Reviewed 16 January 2012

Good value breakfast and easy parking.Close to the city.

Thank springfield9
Reviewed 5 January 2012

An overseas visitor commented that the coffee at Benediction was "the best he had ever tasted". Fine praise indeed.

Thank Leyette
Reviewed 22 December 2011

Good modern lunch venue. Good for a change. Some interesting items on the menu but nothing to really rock one's socks.

Thank jandjcallen
Reviewed 13 November 2011

We live pretty much next door and refuse to go there. Orders are always forgotten, coffee is average, service is mediocre.

Thank March888
Reviewed 8 December 2010

On arrival, no greetings or acknowledgement from anyone. Visited on a quiet Saturday lunchtime. Despite the the place was nearly empty, there were dirty tables everywhere! Staff are all zombie like, inefficient and rude. Eggs benedict were average, whitebait fritter was average and serious lack...More

Thank Boeing777
Reviewed 2 February 2010

I love the salmon eggs Benedict here!! And the lime and pistachio yoyos... And their smoothies are also really good :) it is a little bit expensive but the food is yummy. Great place to come on a lazy sunny weekend, very relaxed vibes. Beware,...More

Thank girlinterrupted87
A TripAdvisor reviewer on Facebook
Auckland Central, New Zealand
Reviewed 16 May 2008

Took Carena there for a birthday lunch and enjoyed the food.

Thank A TripAdvisor reviewer on Facebook
A TripAdvisor reviewer on Facebook
Reviewed 28 January 2008

Great coffee, great breakfast...Great place to hang out with friends after a hard night out...very funky place

Thank A TripAdvisor reviewer on Facebook
A TripAdvisor reviewer on Facebook
Reviewed 8 January 2008

nice place to hang out on the weekend, the food are average

Thank A TripAdvisor reviewer on Facebook
Nearby Restaurants
313 reviews
.07 miles away
The French Cafe
1,177 reviews
.15 miles away
Kai Pasifika
35 reviews
.21 miles away
Goodness Gracious
19 reviews
.20 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Myers Park
42 reviews
.51 miles away
Symonds Street Cemetary
15 reviews
.27 miles away
The Baptist Tabernacle
6 reviews
.35 miles away
Auckland Urban Adventures
48 reviews
.24 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Benediction Cafe staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Cafe, New Zealand
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 30 St Benedicts Street, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  Auckland Central
  • Phone Number: +64 9-309 5001
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing