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Cafe Midnight Express

59 Victoria Street West, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Mediterranean, European, Turkish, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
59 Victoria Street West, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hidden behind construction hordings this restaurant delivers authentic middle eastern fare in cheerful unpretentios surroundings. Great music selection!

Thank Daneck
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Since I discovered this restaurant a few years ago, it became one of my favourite places. The staff is friendly, the place is nice and cosy either for a group of friends or for couples. Food is amazing, I love the flavours - every time...More

Thank 935jeimyf
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice food, great experience. Beautiful ambience, moderately priced. It could be halal, but I'm not entirely sure.

Thank nkhan767
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We specifically sought this restaurant out after seeing reviews. Location near Sky Tower. We started with the grilled Houllumi cheese, a dish we discovered in Cappadocia. It was good, not a fan of the way they served it on bread. For dinner we both had...More

Thank dahdls
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Foods were delicious and sumptuous, just enough portion. The service was average even though it’s not busy when we dined in. We got fascinated by the belly dancing though.

Thank Ana L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We call here on our first night in Auckland and what a lucky find, this was such a surprise to find some genuine authentic Turkish cuisine we had the Mixed Kofta and was superb and a brilliant price. Many thanks 👍🏻

Thank S W
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We chose this spot because of the vegetarian options and the TA reviews, so thank you Trip Advisor again!! Great cafe which is more than a cafe really!! We enjoyed the veggie falafel burger and the Moroccan falafel- good food, efficient and good price. Will...More

Thank Magsbkw
Reviewed 18 December 2017 via mobile

Called in after a tiring day of site seeing around Auckland. Friendly reception and meal and drinks ordered, went for the two courses for 25.00 offer. Very good value for money, no complaints. Would definitely go back. Thanks..

Thank Dave01282
Reviewed 18 December 2017

Having travelled for more than 36 hours coming upon this Turkish Cafe was great. Opted for the evening 2 courses for $25, the generous sharing Mezze plate was excellent particularly the falafel. The mains chicken feta salad and the lamb Iskender too were tasty and...More

Thank Simone S
Reviewed 30 November 2017

Their $10 lunch specials can't be beat and their food is quality tasting Med fare that is the best we found in NZ. Service was quick and friendly so you really can't go wrong if you're looking for a quiet place to rest and enjoy...More

Thank Mitchell O
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 59 Victoria Street West, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  Auckland Central
  • Phone Number: 303-0312
  • E-mail
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