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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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“moussaka” (28 reviews)
“baklava” (19 reviews)
“iskender” (13 reviews)
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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 7 February 2017 via mobile

I was so excited to visit this restaurant as it is highly rated by TripAdvisor. I love Greek and Turkish food and have eaten at many wonderful restaurants in Greece and Turkey as well as Greek and Turkish restaurants in London and New York. Unfortunately...More

Thank Andrew B
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Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

My wife & I chose this restaurant for our first meal in Auckland from the great Trip Advisor reviews and also because it was just over the road from the Sky City Hotel, where we were staying. We were not disappointed! We arrived early about...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 February 2017

Four of us dined here on a Saturday night. Love the decor, and the staff are very welcoming. We all got different dishes, can't remember them all but I know the Falafels were great, but my Moussaka was a bit tasteless. The other two expressed...More

1  Thank STELLA08Auckland
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

Great for a casual quick meal with great food and very friendly service. Moussaka and baklava were delicious.

Thank Noni F
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

As the title says 'taste of Turkish Apple Tea' it was something new I've tried and found it excellent. Ordered a Meze plates which was really great. Friendly staff and charming atmosphere with a combination of Arabic music and Belly Dance. I'd recommend the place...More

Thank Faria J
Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

We had a meze plate and grilled chicken. Each was so tasty. The service was excellent and the staff friendly. Highly recommend this place.

Thank Clive D
Reviewed 21 January 2017

Awesome restaurant in central Auckland. Fantastic food and outstanding service. The staff are so helpful and polite and the food caters well for both vegetarians and meat eaters. Superb!

Thank 1965beetle
Reviewed 17 January 2017

After we visited the Sky Tower, we crossed the street and had dinner at Cafe Midnight Express because it had a high rating on TripAdvisor. The moussaka was good. For dessert we had baklava with ice cream because kunefe was not on their menu. Our...More

Thank Staidthere
Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

We were looking for a place after the sky tower no go due to bad cloud cover& this was just around he corner hidden behind scaffolding. Food great, staff friendly, cosy little place. Would highly recommend this place.

Thank Debbie W
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

Great value for money with no compromise on taste. 02Jan - most of the restaurants in Auckland were closed and we were happy to find this open. There was a special going on with $25 and you could get a main with either a dessert...More

Thank glutenfree4life
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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, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
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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