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Augustus Bistro

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1-3 St Mary's Road, Ponsonby | Ponsonby, Auckland Central, Auckland, New Zealand
+64 9-950 4855
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good26%
  • Average20%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible0%
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French, European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1-3 St Mary's Road, Ponsonby | Ponsonby, Auckland Central, Auckland, New Zealand
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This restaurant has a great atmosphere and the quality of their service and food is excellent, but you are paying top dollar and the size of the servings was disappointing. We ordered the Crayfish Bisque with crab, you had to till your plate to get...More

Thank John491
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Whilst we were appreciative of the fact they managed to seat us on Valentine’s Day, and the initial service of wait staff was great and so too was the food, when it came to dessert we were left very disappointed. After waiting half an hour...More

Thank ehendl
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had heard many comments about here, so we went for a look, it is worthwhile booking as they can be unexpectedly busy, the courtyard on a nice day or balmy evening is a must. We went with friends to enable a wide section of...More

Thank AlistairAuckland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The paucity of full-steam quality French eateries in Auckland boded well for the opening of Augustus Bistro last year. Strategically stationed in Ponsonby where the well-heeled could handily patronize its numerous tables and commodious continental ambience, this restaurant beckons with a fully stacked menu of...More

Thank EarnesTaster
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food 10/10 Service 10/10 Ambience 10/10 You can tell immediately as you enter this restaurant the experience is going to be top notch. The menu is interesting and perfectly delivered, wine list is also a step up from the competition. Ideal for a intimate dinner...More

Thank 763Kiwi_traveller007
Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

I visit Auckland frequently but had never discovered this restaurant until November. Perfect for a special occasion. There were 6 of us. I was so impressed with the quality of food and service I will definitely return.

Thank Sally A
Reviewed 2 January 2018

We went to Augustus for lunch on New Year’s Eve. I love this restaurant. The food is outstanding. The service is great and the staff are charming. The decor is gorgeous. This would definitely be among the top restaurants in Auckland. I can’t wait to...More

Thank Christine s
Reviewed 1 January 2018

Great place to while away the afternoon Friendly service good food and beers and wines to match You can't go past the steak frites for the main

Thank Ken S
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed dinner here on New Year’s eve immensely. The bar staff were fun and welcoming and we were given complimentary Champagne on arrival. Their cocktails were sublime- I had one that tasted just like lemon meringue pie. The food was delicious. I thoroughly recommend...More

Thank jacquelynrose
Reviewed 25 December 2017 via mobile

We were looking for something new for Xmas. Augustus is new and very good. We arrived before our friends so waited at the Bar. The Bar staff were excellent. They made me my favorite cocktail which wasn’t on their printed menu. Fantastic. We then talked...More

Thank Paul M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1-3 St Mary's Road, Ponsonby | Ponsonby, Auckland Central, Auckland, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  Auckland Central
  • Phone Number: +64 9-950 4855
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