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Cafe Midnight Express Restaurant

59 Victoria Street West, 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 1010, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 January 2017

Had the mixed grills along with hummus for starter, the food was really good across the board. The prices are really reasonable, service is pretty good and the decor is basic but nice. So far one of the best restaurants we've eaten at in Auckland.

Thank Alan H
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Delicious food and attentive service. Options for the whole family, including picky teenagers. Vibrant atmosphere.

Thank AndrewsDog
Reviewed 31 December 2016

Wanted to have an early dinner at 4pm but unfortunately, the place is closed between 3pm-5pm despite what is stated on the tripadvisor site. Had to come back again. Price was affordable due to the promotion but not sure if the portion of the food...More

Thank Sebastian W
Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

Our travel weary party of 5 had dinner @ CME after making our way from the US and Shanghai without much sleep. The dips appetizer came with beet, carrot, hummus, lavash and smoky eggplant with garlic and plain breads. Mains were tender lamb shank, mixed...More

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Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

I had the falafel and it was amazing. There was a belly dancer who talked to us which was a bit weird but the food was great!

Thank laurhf13
Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

We didn't have any expectations walking into the place, but the food was great. We enjoyed the meat, it's preparation, and delightful service. The portions were sizable and the quality was very good. An unusual mix, but highly recommended. The wine selection was a bit...More

Thank Sean C
Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

Dinner on a Tuesday night.. main & dessert for only $25. The moussaka was delicious and the service was friendly. Definitely recommend & would go again.

Thank laura_kiwi83
Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

Midnight Express Cafe (Turkish cuisine) is one of the best restaurants we have been to in a long time. The staff were exceptionally attentive, polite and amenable. The food was delicious and our only regret is that we only visited this restaurant on our last...More

Thank songstress3
Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

Made two visits in one week and was impressed on both occasions. From the moment you step through the door you are greeted by the smiling friendly staff, with the friendly manner continuing through to the end of your dining experience. The food is colourful...More

Thank SteveC_NZ
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
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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
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
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
  • E-mail
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