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.

Smith and Caughey's

Is this your business?
Save
Share
Review Highlights
Disappointed

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
,
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
,
Wellington, New Zealand
Read all 38 reviews
20
All photos (20)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent26%
  • Very good38%
  • Average18%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible13%
Travellers talk about
“fine china”(2 reviews)
“new zealand”(4 reviews)
“wonderland”(2 reviews)
About
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
14°
Sep
15°
10°
Oct
17°
11°
Nov
Contact
261 Queen St | 225 Broadway, Newmarket, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
Website
+64 9-377 4770
Call
Reviews (38)
Filter reviews
33 results
Traveller rating
10
9
7
2
5
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
10
9
7
2
5
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsfine chinanew zealandwonderlandshopcafes
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 33 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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

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

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

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!!

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

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

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

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.

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

Thank RubyrubyNZ
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

I like old department stores so checked it out.Nice place and helpful staff.The pastries were really good on top floor

Thank Jerry K
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 192 hotels in Auckland
Elliott St Apartments Hotel
52 reviews
.11 km away
Crowne Plaza Auckland
1,988 reviews
.17 km away
Econo Lodge City Central
387 reviews
.17 km away
Best Western President Hotel Auckland
1,331 reviews
.24 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 4,268 restaurants in Auckland
Ela Cuisine
486 reviews
.08 km away
Papakura RSA
9 reviews
.06 km away
Remedy Coffee
259 reviews
.03 km away
Elliott Stables
709 reviews
.08 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 1,302 attractions in Auckland
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tamaki
1,705 reviews
.16 km away
The Civic-Auckland Live
82 reviews
.06 km away
Queen Street
1,086 reviews
.03 km away
The Warehouse
8 reviews
.07 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Smith and Caughey's staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines