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Catalina Cafe

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Cnr Buckley Ave & Hastings Crescent | Hobsonville Point, Auckland Central, Auckland, New Zealand
+64 9-950 6551
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  • Excellent14%
  • Very good33%
  • Average14%
  • Poor21%
  • Terrible18%
Travellers talk about
“scones” (4 reviews)
“gelato” (2 reviews)
“cabinet food” (6 reviews)
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7:00 AM - 8:00 PM Hours
Cafe, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Cnr Buckley Ave & Hastings Crescent | Hobsonville Point, Auckland Central, Auckland, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We ate at Catalina on a cold rainy day and it was nice and warm inside. Service was prompt and friendly. I had the crispy skin duck salad and it was so generous I had to share with my son! The only criticism was my...More

Thank MandyJKim
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We've been to Catalina Cafe a number of times and we hoped that it might have improved since our previous Summer visit. It hasn't. On a wet, cold day in Auckland we popped in for a coffee and cake. We ordered a decaf flat white,...More

Thank Rob T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Food not good. Bacon not crispy as asked and toast etc cold. Will think twice before going there again.

Thank Jenny A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This used to be a nice place. Now there were flies in the food display cupboard, the toilets were in need of a clean and the food was below par. We left most of it on our plates and weren't even asked what was wrong,...More

Thank Tabatha1998
Reviewed 15 April 2018

Used to be a warm and inviting place with a wide choice of interesting food. Now bleak, cold, uninviting. The staff are abrupt and there's no welcome. And they seem to have found some 1980s piped muzak from somewhere. What a shame. Go somewhere else...More

Thank jfd508
Reviewed 13 April 2018

We went to the Catalina last weekend. My friend is gluten free and they had changed the menu on what she used to get and now have nothing that she could eat. There were no suggestions of making anything for her either so we ate...More

Thank HilsNZ
Reviewed 10 April 2018

We live in HP and can walk to Catalina in 2 minutes...but we don't. The service is just so bad we avoid it like the plague. The staff are just so glum and abrupt, and hardly talk unless asking for your money. Go where your...More

Thank McBanjo
Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

The food was good (just like always expected in Auckland), but some areas were quite messy inside the actual establishment. The children’s area was dirty and really old looking - especially the couch and toys. Hobsonville point is surrounded by new, clean modern buildings. This...More

Thank Ekat J
Reviewed 23 January 2018

I believe this cafe has had a change of ownership. It can be the only reason that the food and service was so poor after we had heard that it was a nice place to go. The day we went we had some very dense,...More

Thank Carol S
Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

The Salmon Filo and the chips were excellent Delicious and good value Coffee was very good One family member had a beef pasie The pastry was light and delicious Full of good chunks of beef. The squid had a wonderful crispy coating and very tasty....More

Thank 399cecilc
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Cafe, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cnr Buckley Ave & Hastings Crescent | Hobsonville Point, Auckland Central, Auckland, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  Auckland Central
  • Phone Number: +64 9-950 6551
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