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Mekong Baby

262 Ponsonby Road, Auckland Central, Auckland 1011, New Zealand
+64 9-360 1113
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pork belly” (141 reviews)
“goat curry” (40 reviews)
“papaya salad” (29 reviews)
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Asian, Vietnamese, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
262 Ponsonby Road, Auckland Central, Auckland 1011, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Six of us bowled up last night, Saturday at 7. The maitre d found us a table a crazy short notice. The service was awesome, the food amazing...totally delicious and decent sized portions. We were all extremely happy and looked after so well. Would highly...More

Thank FiC54
Reviewed 6 days ago

I first had the pleasure of eating at Mekong Baby in Ponsonby a couple of months ago, and have been back quite a few times since. This is without doubt one of my favourite restaurants. And my family & I eat out a lot! Wonderful...More

5  Thank Jackiethefoodie
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Best pork belly in Auckland. Great fast service, excellent food, good beer, what more can you want. Also the apple tart was a 10/10 and I don’t give 10/10’s every day. One of the better eateries in Auckland for sure.

8  Thank SeanH3351
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We love coming to Mekong Baby as do our dogs and sipping the best chilli guava margaritas in town whilst watching the world go by on Ponsonby road. The food never disappoints, fresh sashimi, the hot and sticky chicken wings are to die for but...More

7  Thank Kingfishkiwi
Reviewed 1 week ago

the menu looked great. i thought i'd go for an early dinner before it got crowded. i was greeted, directed to a table and then nothing....the young good looking staff seemed much more interested in themselves than helping me. i waved someone down. a nod....More

Thank pelicanswimmer
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good ok very bitter after taste. Usual ridiculous Auckland prices but needs must as I'm travelling. Most astonishing thing.... glass of water came with smudge ? lipstick on rim, waitress proceeded to wipe it off with her thumb and hand it to me!!!! Needless to...More

Thank andam7
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Last time I went to Mekong I had the pork belly and raved about it, so had to go back and see if it was still as good - it was! Delicious, you must try it. Also the soft crab is a very tasty snack,...More

4  Thank John491
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went here on a Saturday night as a group of 6 and ended up sitting right by the kitchen. The selection of food on offer was amazing and the staff were great at helping us choose. The food came out fast and was great...More

5  Thank Sheridan2808
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

9 of us had a semi private room and ordered a banquet menu. The service was attentive and polite. The drinks menu was extensive and easy to follow. I tried 2 different non alcoholic cocktails which were divine. The food was amazing and was delivered...More

5  Thank dorthabell
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very good Asian food served by great staff. Expensive but very innovative cuisine. Busy so pays to book.

6  Thank Brian M
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19 August 2017|
Response from 657joanas | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I am not the restaurant, just a former customer. If you want to contact them, go to their website. Regards Joana
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 262 Ponsonby Road, Auckland Central, Auckland 1011, New Zealand (Formerly GPK Cafe Restaurant)
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  Auckland Central
  • Phone Number: +64 9-360 1113
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Mekong Baby takes diners on an adventurous tour down the Mekong River, offering sophisticated, authentic Southeast Asian flavours and a mixology of spices. Every dish has unique, intensified flavour profiles and is made from absolutely the freshest produce.
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