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Cafe Midnight Express

59 Victoria Street West, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
+64 9-303 0312
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good28%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Mediterranean, European, Turkish, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
59 Victoria Street West, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
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Reviewed today via mobile

Mediterranean food has been my favourite since I was a child, so I've been to a fair few of these restaurants. Even so I'd rate Midnight Express highly: the portions were generous, meat tender, dips delicious, wait staff pleasant and swift, and prices very reasonable....More

Thank Chris P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My friend recommended this place to me and she was right - it was delicious! The place makes you feel like your in turkey and the staff are very friendly. We order from the $25 set menu and was not disappointed. Portions were big and...More

1  Thank chloe k
Reviewed 1 week ago

Searching for a reasonably priced place for dinner we found this little gem not far from Rydges Hotel in Auckland. The waiter saw us looking at the menu outside before the place was open for the night and poked his head out the door to...More

1  Thank Carole P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After a day of hiking we wanted a restaurant close to our hotel and found Cafe Midnight Express. The food was wonderful, the service excellent and the price very reasonable. We did the dinner special which is $25 for a main dish and either a...More

1  Thank lissa74
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We love this place for their mezze platter. We always come away more than happy. Friendly service, great food, handy across from Sky City. Highly recommend.

1  Thank Sparjay
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We (family of 4) attended an event in Auckland and then wanted to go out for dinner. We come pass the Midnight Express. Had a good vibe straight away and we all like kebab etc. had a great table. staff were accommodating & friendly, good...More

1  Thank austrianz
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Have visited this place a number of times and have always found the service exceptional, food excellent and good value for money. Special is two selected courses for $25. Can’t beat it ! Will keep coming back. Not often I score a 10 out of...More

1  Thank Peter H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We (a family of four) arrived in Auckland after our flight from Sydney on a Saturday night looking for somewhere to eat. Everywhere was busy, including midnight express - but the waiters at midnight express found a small table in the corner for us. We...More

1  Thank Ben B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My son and I were 100 % impressed with what we experienced here for lunch. Our waiter was incredibly polite, pleasant and helpful while the Moroccan style falafels that I ordered were the best! My son liked the shish kebab lamb that he had, too....More

1  Thank Perry B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a great restaurant for casual dining. They are open for lunch and dinner. Friendly and efficient service and they also have deals for dinner. You could either choose from a la carte menu or the deals range between $25-35.

1  Thank prinze68
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Questions & Answers
Craig W
10 February 2018|
Response from Sinan O |
No ,unfortunately we do not have specials but we can make special for groups
Aline M
22 February 2016|
Response from Sinan O |
Hi, Yes,we have gluten-free options
Heba W
28 November 2015|
Response from Sinan O |
Hi, Yes We have been serving Halal since place is opened for business. All certificates are available.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
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
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: +64 9-303 0312
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