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Cafe Midnight Express Restaurant

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59 Victoria Street West, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
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Sun - Thu 17:00 - 22:00
Mon - Wed 12:00 - 14:00
Thu - Fri 11:30 - 14:00
Fri - Sat 16:30 - 22:00
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

The food was nice and fresh, the wait staff were very attentive. We dined on a Sunday night and got a great deal of $25 for main and dessert.

Thank Mandifree
St. Louis
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54 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

Best Mediterranean meal I've had outside of Istanbul. Read online reviews and decided to come here for dinner. So glad I did. Sunday night and a $25 Special of app and entree or dessert and entree. I ordered the calamari and the mixed dinner of lamb, chicken and kofte. The calamari were good, served on rocket greens with an aioli.... More 

Thank Robert B
Denver, Colorado
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 12 November 2016

Very good food, drinks , service. Found on Trip Advisor. Prices reasonable with excellent service despite a capacity crowd. Staff very friendly, food quite good as were their cocktails and wines. The later surprised me for a small Mediterranean restaurant. Recommend reservations. Belly dancer was an added plus.

Thank stevenresnick51
Christchurch, New Zealand
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 12 November 2016

went to Café Midnight after a show on a Sunday night, they were offering 2 course meal for $25. The food was great I had the Iskender. plenty of meat great flavours. Others at my table tried other various dishes. Not one person was disappointed with what they had ordered. The service was outstanding, be it getting the meals out... More 

Thank Sheree/ Tracy H
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

We went there at 10pm after checking out the sky tower at night and it was the only place for a while we could see open. We got welcomed in straight away by a LOVELY waitress and had amazing meals. I would recommend this place to anyone it has a great environment and staff plus very affordable!!

1 Thank taylor k
New Orleans, Louisiana
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70 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

My husband and I came here on a Sunday and got a deal with an appetizer and dinner entree for pretty cheap. We got the sampler plate of everything and it was SO GOOD! Unfortunately the appetizer platter was better than the actual food, but the food was still delicious and the drinks were very reasonably priced.

Seattle, WA
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214 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Staff was friendly and helpful with questions about the menu. The food was tasty and came out quickly. The grilled chicken was especially delicious. Would return.

Thank tai4de2
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Lovely service and delicious food. A really good deal on Sunday for friends catching up over good food and a few laughs. Well worth a visit and a gem to find even with the construction happening out front.

Thank andrea d
Pune, India
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105 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

We had a most delightful and memorable dinner at Cafe Midnight Express in Auckland which specialises in Turkish and Mediterranean Cuisine. After an appetizing glass of Turkish Apple Tea - we ordered Turkish Cuisine - and - all the dishes were superb - Doner Kebab, Fish and Vegetarian Moussaka were all very delicious. There is a good selection of excellent... More 

Thank VikramWKarve
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15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Cafe Midnight express never fails to amaze. Great deals and the food is always amazing. Have been before with a large group and with just the husband. every time it's great . Cheers

Thank Rachael Q

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Mediterranean, European, Turkish, Middle Eastern, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
11:30 - 14:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 59 Victoria Street West, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland Region  >  Auckland
  • Phone Number: 303-0312

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?