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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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Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

We visited Coco's Cantina on Wednesday evening as we were craving some Italian food. This place didn't disappoint. The atmosphere was really friendly, buzzing and also managed to be intimate. The waitress was the right balance of being helpful but not overbearing and casual but...More

Date of visit: June 2017
1  Thank F6056UXlaurenm
Reviewed 6 May 2017

It took ages for the waitress to take our order and we got there at 5pm. The manager/owner however, when asked, was quick and helped us out with ordering tapas. The mains, when they came were nice (except the beef which was very fatty) ....More

Date of visit: May 2017
21  Thank michelle l
Reviewed 5 May 2017

The ambiance is flawless, offering a fun, zesty energy with vibrant, engaging staff. The setting is idyllic - like stepping into an authentic Italian trattoria. And the food? Sublime. You can feel on every level that Coco's is run purely on love - a love...More

Date of visit: April 2017
1  Thank JakeH1021
Reviewed 11 April 2017

A local recommended this for an early dinner and we were not disappointed! A buzzy friendly scene; great waiting staff who helped with selection. The limited wine list looked perfectly adequate; sadly driving requirements prevented trying the items on offer! Food was excellent, perfectly cooked...More

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank Drurolnz
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

An enjoyable night out with friends. Good, honesty food, great atmosphere and yummy cocktails. We had a selection of entrees, mains and sides - all were good, but no real standouts.

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank Diane H
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

At Cocos the hearty Italian inspired cuisine is made from scratch, the service is just the right mix of charm and sass and the atmosphere is always buzzy. The prices are fair, their ingredients are fresh and sustainably sourced. Coco's are not afraid to share...More

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank Jason B
Reviewed 14 March 2017

A great place to visit iconic Krd..Yes you might have to wait for a table but well worth it Enjoy a drink at the bar.. Platters to share, Desserts to die for Food is excellent as well the atmosphere of the place

Date of visit: February 2017
1  Thank RickW61
Reviewed 9 March 2017

Our hotel sent us up the hill to this area. We stumbled across the restaurant and thought we'll try it because we were starving and not because of choice. What a find. Great atmosphere, great food and one place we will return to in the...More

Date of visit: March 2017
1  Thank Bill-Lutton
Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

Had 48hrs in Auckland and my friends insisted on visiting this restaurant on K road... We had to wait for a table for 1.5hrs (while there were tables are other nearby eateries) but I stuck with my friends and Waited till a table came free....More

Date of visit: February 2017
4  Thank Koenemonster
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

we arrived at this restaurant happy and were told to wait on the street as the bar was full, fine. After 10 minutes we entered and then decided to order some cocktails at the bar as our table was not yet ready. After ordering we...More

Date of visit: February 2017
19  Thank Christopher Ray... B
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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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