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Cafe Midnight Express Restaurant

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 27 February 2014 via mobile

Stopped in after the long bus ride from Hobbiton (Matamata). We had never eaten Turkish before so we didn't know what to expect but after looking at the menu we knew we couldn't go wrong no matter what we decided to eat. Tasty lamb, delicious...More

1  Thank nojohnson
Reviewed 6 February 2014

The grilled Hulumi starter was very ordinary and not really tasty at all. The main course were much better and the lamb good quality. Still not quite as spicy as I have had in other Turkish Restaurants. Service was very good.

Thank Robber222
Reviewed 1 February 2014

We stopped by for dinner because the place was recommended by friends and had a simply but very good meal. I started with Halloumi which I can't recommend as it was rather bland but the Midnight Express platter was great. The service was quick and...More

Thank Jorn H
Reviewed 17 January 2014

We ate in this cafe at the end of our holiday in NZ. After eating out for pretty much 3 weeks we mainly chose it because we were tired of italian/indian/pub food and we weren't disappointed. The food was delicious, we had the spinach borek...More

Thank Nagr0m
Reviewed 12 January 2014

Went in for dinner after seeing the two courses for $25 sign. All the food was delicious. The interior atmosphere was okay. The music entertaining and not annoying. Only drawback was the bus stop outside the door.

Thank bwimpyow
Reviewed 7 January 2014

we had the pleasure of unexpectedly wandering into the restaurant and had the best time. The food especially the shish kebab was awesome. we really like the environment as well

Thank Ashil S
Reviewed 15 December 2013 via mobile

The service was great. Free wife always a bonus. But the food was the best. I had the mezzo plate which had a bit of everything. Hommus, dolmades and falafel were awesome.

Thank shelly-jean
Reviewed 6 December 2013

We had a work dinner at midnight express. Service was fairly good.meals came out in a descent time frame. Meals were a decent size. Could not understand how the seafood, which happened to be snapper was served with a HUGE amount of fries..... Since when...More

1  Thank Sharronr5b
Reviewed 27 November 2013

I come here for the mixed souvlaki grill on mash potato every year for the last 10 years. Never disappoints and always consistent. Good food, great price, nice little wine list and polite hosts. A winner .

Thank Jason M
Reviewed 31 October 2013

Our family had a wonderful meal here last night. Our last night in Auckland and not wanting to venture too far from our apartment, we stumbled upon Café Midnight Express. From the very second we set foot in the restaurant we were attended too, quietly...More

Thank JWoody65
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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
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, 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
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