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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%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“polenta chips” (19 reviews)
“pork belly” (15 reviews)
“arancini” (3 reviews)
Open Now
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM Hours
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
376-378 Karangahape Road, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
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21 - 30 of 207 reviews

Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

We didn’t intend to eat here. Just suddenly passed by the restaurant. A lot of people inside. After studying the menu, we decided here we stay. We got the last available table. We had Pork and Osso Bucco. The food was very delicious. And the...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank MargitandJim
Reviewed 28 April 2018

This time we were disappointed about the food because we expected so much more, having eaten there last year with so much delight. The food was average tasting, the prices were so much higher than last year and the service not very much interested in...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank NinaL3011
Reviewed 16 April 2018

If you have ever owned an Alfa Romeo car you will know what I am talking about. Sure there are some foibles but there is something about the combination of all the parts that makes something excellent. The first thing that struck me was the...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Bryan B
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Went there last night and managed to get a table pretty quickly only bring two of us, had the polenta chips and I had the park belly which was stunning great crackling and beautifully cooked and my friend had the steak also had a couple...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank SimonL726
Reviewed 18 March 2018

My wife and I went pout for a light dinner. We were pleasantly surprised. We had a good table, the service was prompt, informative and quick, The food was vert good and the prices were not excessive. The only negative was that it was a...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank John B
Reviewed 9 March 2018

Came here last night with two friends while in Auckland for my friend's birthday. The restaurant itself was cute and had lots of knick-knacks and interesting art to keep you entertained. The staff were polite and helpful, and while the place was busy they made...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank fionaeats
Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

What a perfect evening! Take a couple of slightly tired Brits for dinner and watch them loosen up to the warm and friendly service, the genuinely delicious food and wine and the charm of K Road and you really don’t need to go anywhere else!...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank marcusr608
Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

Pasta of the day was sensational. Unpretentious, delicious... just what you want from an authentic Italian. Worth every cent.

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Nadia E
Reviewed 3 February 2018

Owner/server talked down to us and told us off for sitting at wrong table. food came out wrong and then told us to stop moaning. When the right order turned up food was average and a little cold.

Date of visit: January 2018
2  Thank pierreval1
Reviewed 31 January 2018 via mobile

Holy crap the food was good here. Great price, great staff, just get there and eat. Seriously, move now.

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Jeremy A
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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
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 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
  • E-mail
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