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Smith & Caughey's

Open Now: 10:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Open today: 10:30 AM - 5:30 PM
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It looked like quite a nice selection of food and I ordered the Smoked Fish Pie. I asked the man... read more

Reviewed 20 August 2018
ShirleyW1956
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Auckland, New Zealand
Bite is nice cafe; great scone

We stopped for an afternoon break on a busy shopping day out and enjoyed a mince and mozzarella pie... read more

Reviewed 8 May 2018
JohnSB3
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Wellington, New Zealand
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These two department stores in the CBD and Newmarket are great spots to buy New Zealand chocolates and wine. Both host food tastings, photo exhibitions, and tutorials from renowned make-up artists.
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261 Queen St | 225 Broadway, Newmarket, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
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+64 9-377 4770
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Reviewed 3 October 2018

Absolutely terrible customer service. Now the store sells a good variety of products and brands and it's not easy for us New Zealanders to get what we want. However, I ordered a bunch or products online and one week later I chased my order wondering...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Laura T
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

The staff here are a combination of self-obssessed and rude. Upon asking a lady's help at one of the many makeup counters she told me they didnt carry a specific La Prairie product and immediately tried to sell me something else. When I pointed the...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank CPearsonNZ
Reviewed 20 August 2018

It looked like quite a nice selection of food and I ordered the Smoked Fish Pie. I asked the man at the counter, what was in the pie and he answered "terakahi". What I actually wanted to know was, was there anything else eg vegetables....More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank ShirleyW1956
Reviewed 8 May 2018

We stopped for an afternoon break on a busy shopping day out and enjoyed a mince and mozzarella pie and a nice date and orange scone with some drinks. The pie was adequate: the mince was not overly rich in flavour and lacked seasoning, and...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank JohnSB3
Reviewed 6 January 2018

We had so much fun at the Santa Wonderland. If you are debating you should definitely go! This year the tickets went on sale right before Thanksgiving and they sold out. It was magical!!

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Lauren S
Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

Great shop, however cafe is such a let down. Overpriced food, not a great selection. Have to say the triangle sandwiches were the smallest I have seen in a cafe with meagrest filling. Service was not so gd either takes for ever to get served...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank suesfinn
Reviewed 25 October 2017

I took my Granddaughter to the cafe in this department store for afternoon tea on her 13 th birthday, having read what an amazing place it was. The restaurant/cafe was grubby, the tea tepid, and her milkshake was not even served with a straw! Perhaps...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Carole K
Reviewed 19 July 2017

A good quiet little coffee/snack shop in this deparment store. Service was very good. Nice to have some quiet from the hustle and bustle of the city. Food and drink reasonably priced. Went a second time and was also very good with good selection of...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank GordonW318
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Greeted warm heartily by the staff, service was fast and professional, the hone made pie and salad was to die for! Will be back again.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Kiwiscout
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Three of us decided to try this cafe as we wanted a taste of indulgence being a little over mainstream cafes. Whilst the whiskey cake, blueberry and mascarpone cake and lemon meringue pies was delicious as was the latte, cafeteria of coffee and English Breakfast...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank RubyrubyNZ
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