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Uncle Tetsu

269 - 287 Queen Street | Civic Theater Building, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good25%
  • Average37%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
21 Jan 2018
“Well worth a taste but best to share and split costs!”
14 Aug 2018
“Overrated cake shop on Queen St.”
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$$ - $$$
269 - 287 Queen Street | Civic Theater Building, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
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Reviewed 15 August 2018

This shop sells a few varieties of cakes, evidently Japanese in origin. Its main cake seems to be a cheese cake. But, it is very light and to me seemed way overpriced. I bought the Matcha cupcake, since I had never tasted something like it...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank 89thst
Reviewed 22 January 2018

I'd been meaning to pop in and try the cheesecake for a while because I'd seen the crazy queues. I went with 10 friends and we bought a single cheesecake to split between us all. I think it's a little overpriced at $20 per cheesecake,...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank jktweed
Reviewed 5 January 2018

I found the place I saw the crowd this must be GOOD I said..... this was excellent, the madeleines and cheesecake are the best I ever had so far There is a queue line but only if you want their famous recipe Cheesecake, to order...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank Ricardo H
Reviewed 21 December 2017

I only had the chance to try one Madeline before leaving Auckland but Uncle Tetsu does a good little cake and I can only imagine his cheesecakes are even better. Plus friendly quick staff.

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank veeda2016
Reviewed 21 December 2017

The cheesecake is nice and light, tastes creamier after refrigeration. Cheesecake would get 4/5 stars but minus a star for this location being overpriced. The same cake only costs NZ$8 in Japan, NZ$11 in Canada, even in pricey tourist area of Waikiki, it's only NZ$14...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank KiwiCh1ck
Reviewed 28 November 2017

Stopped by to pick up some since I was in town. The line looks quite long but it starts at the door and doesn't go into the shop. If you are just wanting the madeleines then you can head to the front of the queue,...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank Acineto
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  • Address: 269 - 287 Queen Street | Civic Theater Building, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland
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