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Augustus Bistro

1-3 St Mary's Road, Ponsonby | Ponsonby, Auckland Central, Auckland, New Zealand
+64 9-950 4855
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good27%
  • Average17%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible1%
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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 2 weeks ago

Beautiful ambience in an historic building with the most fabulous decor. Excellent Food and Service, we were very well looked after and felt it was really well priced. Beautiful historic bar, in a great part of town - Ponsonby is a creative hub full of...More

Thank robynj437
Reviewed 10 July 2018

We had the lunch A la Carte and were not disappointed.. very friendly and efficient service from a personable your French women. Very good food and a good and reasonably priced wine list.

Thank carolrogerwilkinson
Reviewed 23 June 2018 via mobile

French bistro. Lovey atmosphere, with an impressive bar greeting you from the lobby. A strong menu, our favourites were the French onion soup and cheese soufflé. Excellent friendly service was a stand out. Only gripe was it was a little chilly early in the evening...More

Thank Bernard D
Reviewed 19 June 2018

Dinner out with brother and friends and this was a good call. Delicious food, fantastic service. Great wines. Was quite expensive. But quality was there.

Thank KelvinTB
Reviewed 28 May 2018

We went there for my sons birthday...and were certainly not disappointed. The service and food were wonderful...its obviously very popular as it was busy but unhurried at the same time. One thing that is starting to annoy me though are eftpos machines which ask if...More

1  Thank scratchykiwi
Reviewed 28 May 2018

Had a lovely lunch yesterday with friends, indulging in the weekend bottomless Rose brunch. Food was delicious, excellent service and generous with the Rose! At $75 each for 3 courses and unlimited Rose - they just left the bottle on ice with us and kept...More

Thank juzzyhall
Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

Food was great but way overpriced. A small Tartare as a main for $30.5, and you need to add $10 for French fries, quite ridiculous! The service wasn’t great either, waitress made us feel weird when we ask if we couldn’t look at the set...More

1  Thank TiboB26
Reviewed 15 May 2018

Augustus bistro st Marys road Ponsonby is lovely Great menu Very good food Great wine list Lovely décor Nice staff

Thank Brycee10
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

Very disappointing. Food was disgusting. Was made too aware of the time frame when we had to leave. They cldnt be bothered replying when I asked to confirm that we didn’t have to order from set menu. Churned in and churned out $350 later after...More

4  Thank JulietG169
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

Restaurant had nice buzz about it with sophisticated European feel. Great service and food. Music not in keeping with ambience and a bit intrusive.

Thank Patrick D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Groups, Romantic
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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