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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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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good25%
  • Average18%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible1%
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“madeleines” (4 reviews)
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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 1 week ago 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

Thank Tibo B
Reviewed 1 week ago

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

Thank Brycee10
Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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

1  Thank Juliet G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

A large airy restaurant, with tables packed very close together, presented elegantly with white tablecloths. Food is true bistro, ranging from hamburgers, through to Cordon Bleu Veal, presented in true French bistro menu format. Service was excellent, attentive and knowledgeable. Bookings in the weekends essential...More

Thank Laura M
Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

Love this place ever since it first opened, the venue is stunning, the food is amazing and they quite possibly have the best staff in akld. Love the place, the seafood platter is a great way to start and if the wagyu beef is on...More

Thank V1309GHmichaelb
Reviewed 14 March 2018

There briefly for a couple of drinks at the bar so unfortunately did not eat here but the restaurant décor looked fab. Nice place to chill Great bar & staff - will be back definitely

Thank CNAuckland
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Reviewed 1 March 2018 via mobile

An old friend who once lived in Auckland told us about the place he always goes back to when he’s in NZ. Really nice atmosphere, tasty food and extremely friendly service. The owner even gave us recommandations for other dinning restaurants in the area -and...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

Great service, excellent food. We were there with friends and it was wonderful to be in a place we could talk and hear each other, relax and have a great time with excellent food and wine. Highly recommended

Thank oldredjag
Reviewed 15 February 2018

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

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Restaurant Details

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