We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Catalina Cafe

Is this your business?
Cnr Buckley Ave & Hastings Crescent | Hobsonville Point, Auckland Central, Auckland, New Zealand
+64 9-950 6551
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent16%
  • Very good33%
  • Average15%
  • Poor20%
  • Terrible16%
Travellers talk about
“scones” (4 reviews)
“gelato” (2 reviews)
“cabinet food” (6 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 8:00 PMAll hours
Cafe, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Cnr Buckley Ave & Hastings Crescent | Hobsonville Point, Auckland Central, Auckland, New Zealand
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (80)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 79 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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 4 weeks ago 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
Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

The Catalina Cafe is in the new Hobsonville Point development. It has been here for a few years now and it is consistently good, as it’s popular suggests. It is licensed to serve alcohol and it serves gelato.

Thank Pounamu-s
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

This place has consistently gone downhill with the new owners and is substandard in almost every aspect except location. Today we were talked to rudely, meals came out 10 minutes apart and the breakfast was cold (including bacon and hash browns). There are far better...More

Thank D4967RLjeremyd
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

From aowmoen who lives 500m up the road... I now remember why I don't go to this cafe. Staff were rude very unfriendly (think I was spoken to only when I had to pay) food is pathetic we had big breakfast and egs Benedict... Now...More

Thank Brendon777
Reviewed 1 January 2018

Two breakfasts were ordered with explicit instructions given to order taker who programmed them into the till. However, only one breakfast arrived with what appeared to be a combination of both orders. So we waited for the second breakfast to appear but it didn't arrive....More

Thank janetkbickerton
Reviewed 28 December 2017

Dirty loos and staff treated patrons badly .... we watched in horror as manager argued with an unhappy customer today. Toilets were mess but what topped it off was finding hairs throughout the food ....this used to be a fantastic place but I guess new...More

Thank vanessabU3210AT
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

Very disappointed in cafe 1.took my elderly mother there who is in a wheelchair and parked in their car park There is only stairs access to the cafe from the car park so we had to walk around the street to get in 2. Impossible...More

Thank businessdina
Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

Nice setting with good parking and easy to find. Inside and outside tables depending on weather. Auckland rain is not a got scene, must not so good those days. Food soso but table waiters should have manners and understand English. Our waiter was very unresponsive...More

Thank rodkpage
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

After hearing about this cafe we decided on a visit. Had coffee and a pot of tea. Also had the date scone and gluten free friand Coffee was good the baked items really good. The cabinet food looked good and there was plenty variety. It...More

Thank Gael G
Nearby HotelsSee all 66 hotels in Auckland Central
Albany Oak Motel
54 reviews
6.87 km away
Aristotles North Shore
84 reviews
7.39 km away
Ocean Inn Motel
40 reviews
7.41 km away
Albany Executive Motor Inn
34 reviews
7.76 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Hobsonville Kitchen Cafe & Eatery
17 reviews
1.37 km away
The Coffee Club Hobsonville
11 reviews
1.38 km away
Goldensilk Thai Restaurant
6 reviews
1.37 km away
Robert's Coffee Bar
5 reviews
.20 km away
Nearby Attractions
Auckland Night Market
54 reviews
5.44 km away
Huapai Golf Club
7 reviews
6.70 km away
39 reviews
5.69 km away
Hobsonville Point Farmers Market
50 reviews
.95 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Catalina Cafe staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Cafe, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Takeout, Waitstaff, 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
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing