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Coco's Cantina

376-378 Karangahape Road, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
+64 9-300 7582
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good24%
  • Average3%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“polenta chips” (19 reviews)
“pork belly” (15 reviews)
“arancini” (2 reviews)
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
376-378 Karangahape Road, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

As soon as you walk in the door you are immersed in the wonderful ambiance. As it is popular we had about a 20 minute wait at the bar before a table came available this was not a problem as part of the experience is...More

Thank GaryandLesleyTravel
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I went for a friends 35th birthday on 6th September. There were 10 of us, who had starters and main - which were lovely, plus plenty of drinks to accompany with a bill of nearly $900+ within 2 hours. On arrival I asked if they...More

3  Thank Sarah I
Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

My daughter had been to coco before but this was my first time. There was about a 20 min wait which was fine for us to have a wine and watch the wonderful sights. Taken to our table the wait staff were polite and attentive....More

Thank 622suziej
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

We had just landed in Auckland and wandered from our hotel, stumbling on Co Co’s by chance. It was heaving, but they found us a table and we enjoyed an excellent meal from their Monday date night special menu. Excellent value, and great food too....More

Thank anonNewcastle
Reviewed 9 August 2018

Coco's Cantina seems to reverberate with good vibes. Certainly our server was upbeat, informative & proud to be working @ Coco's. And, she touted all the dishes on the relatively short menu. As newbies we were not familiar with the menu, but many of the...More

Thank HaljoHal
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

Service was friendly and quick even with some larger groups coming in. Food was delicious, recomend the tiramisu. Price was reasonable.

Thank Kelly E
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

Coco’s has almost reached iconic status on the Karangahape Road strip and that’s largely because the food is sensationally good. Using top quality local produce to develop an essentially Italian menu I have never had a bad meal there. My favourite dish is the melt-in-your...More

Thank ThriceWoe
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

So we got the polenta chips, because they're super famous, and they were indeed delicious. Filling and golden and crispy and creamy on the inside. Everything you dream of in a polenta chip. You only get a few, but they're enough. Then I ordered off...More

Thank Kelsy F
Reviewed 28 June 2018 via mobile

I swear to god this restaurant served me some of the best food I've ever eaten. The isn't much to choose from on the menu, but they do everything so well!! A little bit on the expensive side....but you definitely get what you pay for!...More

Thank LarissaS3448
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

Good food, great service. Obviously an in spot as very busy and waiting list for seating. Not cheap but about average for K Road. Wife says batman is "cute", and others enjoyed the pork dishes. My risotto was excellent and we all enjoyed he mezzanine...More

Thank Bertn
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michelle l
5 May 2017|
Response from Fernando_Cortez86 |
My experience at cocos is: don't say anything you wouldnt say to your nana. It's a family business, a family affair. If you went to a family dinner and complained to your sister that your steak was fatty while the rest of... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 376-378 Karangahape Road, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  Auckland Central
  • Phone Number: +64 9-300 7582
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