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Cafe Midnight Express

59 Victoria Street West, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good30%
  • Average5%
  • 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 2 days ago via mobile

Exceptional service, efficient/friendly staff. Located 1/2 block from SkyCity hotel. The Lamb Moussaka and the Mediterranean platter were quite delicious. Make sure to save some room for the Chocolate Whiskey cake. A tour bus arrived and I thought the staff might be overwhelmed by the...More

Thank Sean K
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Great quick service. Too much to choose from on the menu but the Iskender was divine. Great tasting the Turkish beer Efes. One night a week they have a belly dancer which ticks the authenticity box! Book first so you are not disappointed.

Thank KerryHannam
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nothing but the BEST Turkish outside of Turkey!!! The service was excellent and personal letting one feel as if you are the most important person in the establishment!!!

Thank Hendrik B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

They have $10 lunch specials. Decent portion that won't fill u up but ok to last till the evening. Waiters were ok. I ordered fries to supplement the lunch

Thank Ashil S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good food but pricey. But what res taurant in NZ isn't? Great dinner for our first night in Auckland.

Thank chanceybrandy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had lunch. The vegetarian food was very good. We got our food very quick. Had lunch special for 12$ would go again

Thank Pete J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant is steps from our hotel which after a very long flight was a factor in our decision to go. The food was absolutely fabulous. We were a group of 5, three of us had the lamb shank which melted off the bone. Two...More

Thank Wendy S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant was amazing. Great food, drinks and atmosphere with amazing service to boot. Make sure you visit.

Thank Mandy H
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Great evening spent at Cafe Midnight. Lovely Traditional Turkish food, well cooked, well presented. Very reasonably priced, very central, just a few minutes from the Sky Tower. Service too was excellent. Highly recommend.

Thank davidcapstick40
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Very busy and bustling! Come if you don't mind sharing a table - the food is worth it. Great vege options and good strong coffee! The cabinet always looks delicious and full of treats!

Thank debrahawkins509
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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, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, 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: 303-0312
  • E-mail
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