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Carriages Cafe

$$ - $$$Cafe, European,
State Highway 16, Huapai, Auckland, New Zealand
412-9250
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Overview
  • Excellent10%
  • Very good40%
  • Average28%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (4 reviews)
“fresh salad” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, European, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
State Highway 16, Huapai, Auckland, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 94 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Been here a few times and every time felt that this business needs to up the game. Overall a good experience- nice setting of indoor, outdoor and carriage seating, a decent menu., friendly staff and view. However, when you look for details to rate, few...More

Thank samir s
Reviewed 11 July 2018

Disappointing. Good location and parking. Entry is through a garden centre. Two couples visited for lunch mid week. Trade was slow with only two other tables occupied. We ordered four meals and the first three came after quite a while (too long, I felt) and...More

Thank Adrian M
Reviewed 25 June 2018

Visited for a light snack. Lots of choices, both counter and blackboard menu, including a number of gluten free options. We chose a savoury muffin, savoury scone and hot drinks. It was all served quickly, and was very tasty. One very small thing missing was...More

Thank PlesFam
Reviewed 23 June 2018 via mobile

A soulless cafe that has seen better days. The service mediocre, the food tasteless. The French toast was cold and bland. The tea came with a plastic spoon. The wet poor quality serviettes were wrapped around cutlery. No free range eggs a big no no...More

Thank RubyrubyNZ
Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

The counter staff was very friendly. The food arrived reasonably fast and was quite good. Overall the carriages need a good spring clean.

Thank Tabatha1998
Reviewed 23 April 2018

Very nice place to visit and great food as well as great setting. Really good variety of food and very good service with clean restrooms. Wonderful coffee and great staff.

Thank BrendaMatamata_N_Z
Reviewed 2 April 2018

After frequenting this place for a few years, then taking a break, I went there for something very simple today. The coffee was OK, and the muffin was really very average.

Thank dlwabbit
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

The place and setting of the cafe is a really interesting and unique place. Love the desingn layout and concept of the place. So with the great build up with place, surely I thought the food would be great. To my disappointment food was not...More

Thank Alexander K
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

Loved the corn fritters. Delicious bacon, very good quality. Fresh salad. Meal very generous and too much to finish. Omelette was very tasty too. Big meals for reasonable prices. Lovely environment and kid friendly. Will certainly visit again.

Thank nz0064
Reviewed 22 March 2018 via mobile

We had 3 good brunch meals. Bacon and eggs, big brekkie and mushrooms on toast. Only two suggestions-try putting the baked beans in a separate bowl on the plate to prevent soaking the toast so much and serve two slices of toast with the mushrooms...More

Thank Glenis G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Monday
8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Tuesday
8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Wednesday
8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Thursday
8:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
8:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
8:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: State Highway 16, Huapai, Auckland, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  Huapai
  • Phone Number: 412-9250
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