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Mekong Baby

262 Ponsonby Road, Auckland Central, Auckland 1011, New Zealand
+64 9-360 1113
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pork belly” (148 reviews)
“goat curry” (40 reviews)
“papaya salad” (32 reviews)
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

Really like coming here. The reataurant has a nice feel inside, staff are mostly friendly and theres a good selection in the menu. Recommend the soft shell crab and sticky braised pork

Thank Clara O
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Was looking for a meal this evening post long haul flight , needed some sustainment and a glass of something wonderful to dispel the side effects of long haul flying. Found Mekong Baby actually close to my guest house , but had walked up and...More

Thank mamojojolancashire
Reviewed 6 days ago

A thoroughly enjoyable mid week evening meal at Mekong Baby, Ponsonby to celebrate a birthday. Parking mid week was easy/right outside. A great range of sharing plates, small and big; not a single one disappointed. 4 pages of cocktails in the Drinks menu - loved...More

1  Thank Margaret B
Reviewed 6 days ago

We went to Mekong Baby with friends who had been there before. I was a bit dubious about the sharing plate idea, but there were so many delicious things on the menu, it made sense. The pork belly is a taste sensation and has to...More

2  Thank msbleurv
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We ate at Mekong Baby based on a friend's recommendation and we were not disappointed! The decor of the place is trendy without being pretentious, whilst staff were friendly without being invasive. Our French waitress was very candid and offered some good recommendations. Now onto...More

2  Thank Viktoria J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great night, the food was excellent (pork belly, kingfish sashimi, quail egg dumplings)! And the service was spot on - attentive and informative. Will definitely be back

2  Thank Kiwicloud1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Superbly tasty and great range of food and drink options. Small plates and currys equally as good. Highly recommended. Friendly staff

2  Thank Chris P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent eaten there 3 times eveytime excellent yummiest food the staff are so helpful and great service.

2  Thank Carol R
Reviewed 15 May 2018 via mobile

First time diners here that were really impressed at the attentive service and quality of food. The shredded chicken salad was outstanding. Will definitely be back !

3  Thank Tina W
Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

Meekong baby is quite a nice spot to dine with friends as the meals are made to share. The crispy skinned hapuku was nice and fresh. Flavors of the braised pork belly was amazing. But I didn’t enjoy the Crispy rice flour crepe which was...More

1  Thank angeldanse898989
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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
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, 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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