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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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5:00 PM - 10:00 PM Hours
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 1 week ago via mobile

Had a reservation for lunch at 01:30pm but due to some unfortunate events ended up coming in at 02:30pm. The gracious host did not turn us away, instead welcomed us warmly. Kudos to excellent service! The food is heavenly, perfect mix of spices and meat....More

1  Thank wildstarr
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Terrific service, food would absolutely recommend to everyone The staff were exceptional- Well done to you all

1  Thank Culture615161
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great central spot with excellent falafel, good vegetarian service, and really attentive staff. Highly recommend going here!

1  Thank Kevan M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have eaten here a few years ago and decided to go pre show last Saturday. They had dinners deals on which were pretty good value. We had a couple of starters, calamari and haloumi, both very nice served with a fresh tasty salad. For...More

1  Thank SuenAndy1983
Reviewed 14 September 2018

We booked for lunch and pleased we did as the restaurant was close to full. I ordered the Midnight Mix , a combination of spit roasted lamb, grilled chicken & kofte topped with tomato & yogurt sauce, served with rice, salad, tzatziki & humus -$19...More

3  Thank John491
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

Excellent food in a pleasant atmosphere. Dinner deals made this one of cheapest meals we had in the city but also probably the best.

1  Thank sandgrown_9
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

Wonderful host, super friendly staff and really yummy food. Loved the tzatziki. Look forward to going back when next in Auckland.

1  Thank Travel5657
Reviewed 21 August 2018 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

1  Thank Chris P
Reviewed 14 August 2018 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 chloek195
Reviewed 14 August 2018

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
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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
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
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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