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5 Fort Lane, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
+64 9-379 9702
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good15%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“tandoori fish” (33 reviews)
“pani puri” (26 reviews)
“lamb chops” (22 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
5 Fort Lane, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Since this restaurant has been voted second best in Auckland and having recently moved from Wellington, we thought we would give it a go. The entrance was unassuming and doesn't compare with the beautiful ambience and vibe experience on the viaduct. Nevertheless, we most definitely...More

Thank Jacquip1
Reviewed 4 days ago

Did not disappoint me! Food and service were fantastic. Friendly and attentive but not too much in your face. Beautiful beautiful food (:

Thank cindymckenzie
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Booked months ahead to coincide with passing through Auckland. It didn't disappoint. Service, food, wine, and an amazing buzz we loved it. Will certainly revisit on our next trip

Thank Neil C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great atmosphere, fantastic service, and supurb food. Loved all the dishes we tried. Fresh ingredients and beautifully balanced flavors. The wine selection available by glass is extensive. We enjoyed Te Mata viognier and a central Otago riesling. Shout out to Dillan. Best service we have...More

Thank Adventure290299
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I don't want to sound like a grump but when I arrived the noise in the place was painful. Firstly the design of the place is working against it cement ceilings, brick walls and cement floors so some acoustic treatments may be necessary to baffle...More

Thank Justin M
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Ok- we had to sit at the bar because it was fully booked. Well- don't be put off- the bar is where it's at! I'd be happy to sit at the bar anytime. The staff made us feel welcome and were so friendly. Now the...More

Thank Alvin01
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

Read about Cassia with all the raving reviews prior to our trip to Auckland, and decided we definitely had to try it out! Reservation is an absolute must, by the way. It was packed on a Monday evening starting at 6pm. We ordered their chicken...More

1  Thank vtc950
Reviewed 28 August 2018

I came here a year ago and loved it. Visited again recently and didn't enjoy it as much. It was a particularly wintry night and our table, at the closer end to the entrance was subject to blasts of cold air every time the door...More

Thank Kate1972
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Best Indian gourmet food I have ever tasted. Very dish had a unique touch and flavour plus presentation was just wow.

Thank Bonnie4225
Reviewed 20 August 2018

We emailed Cassia prior to flying to Auckland only to hear they were booked out. The Manager suggested we try calling on arrival in Auckland, but still fully booked. Not to be beaten we rocked up, 9.00pm NZ time (so only 7.00pm Sydney time) and...More

Thank sydneyfam
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Questions & Answers
7 September 2017|
Response from allanrmckenzie2016 | Reviewed this property |
Hi , yes just let them know and they will leave the salt out .
20 July 2017|
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Response from Chandsahrawat | Property representative |
We welcome kids let staff know when you book so we can reserve the high chair in case you need it
Sohail D
25 March 2017|
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Response from cassiarestaurant | Property representative |
Hi Sohail, Unfortunately we can only guarantee our lamb is halal, but there are a couple of lamb options as well as many seafood and vegetarian dishes, which keep most people happy :) Warm regards, Cassia.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Fort Lane, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  Auckland Central
  • Phone Number: +64 9-379 9702
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Cassia is a modern Indian restaurant by award winning Chef Sid Sahrawat of Sidart.
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