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The Collins Cafe & Bar

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$$ - $$$Cafe, European,
20 Greenhithe Road | Greenhithe, Auckland Central, Auckland 0632, New Zealand
+64 9-413 9322
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good29%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible9%
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“brunch” (10 reviews)
“french toast” (4 reviews)
“blueberries” (2 reviews)
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Cafe, European, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
20 Greenhithe Road | Greenhithe, Auckland Central, Auckland 0632, New Zealand
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Reviewed 20 February 2018

Sat outside in the garden area, as we had a friend who brought her dog. It was no problem her Jackrussell fitted in and was well behaved as five of us enjoyed a lovely lunch. Food was very good we all chose something different and...More

Thank JoNewZealand2013
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

I thought id surprise my beautiful wife by taking her out for breakfast on the shore.We spotted the collins as we were driving along and thought wed give it a try as my wife was ravenous by this point and we saw a park so...More

Thank greg b
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Lunch for two. Awful weather - pelting with rain every few minutes. Spring 2017 hasn't been much fun so far. So it's nice to have parking right outside. In better weather there's ample seating outside too, but even the ducks had run for cover this...More

Thank Balladeer1248
Reviewed 20 July 2017

We have recently visited this Restaurant several times, mainly because we are happy with our experience. the food is always good, even if it is only something sweet to go with coffee.

Thank howham
Reviewed 2 July 2017

Small range which mostly suited the eclectic tastes of the group and food needs from the non egg eating vegetarian to the big breakfast eater. The bagel with bacon was great, as was the salad. The bacon butty was disappointing- too much toast and not...More

Thank aisajane
Reviewed 14 June 2017

Seems like it has newer owners. Terrible "covers" music, very average coffee. So many better places in the city. Won't be back.

Thank TFMS-Esq
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

For our weekly Saturday brunch with friends this week, our friend suggested a drive to Greenhithe to try the much acclaimed The Collins. The food is an alternative take on many of the classics, with the French toast being more French brioche cubes with blueberries,...More

Thank Chris G
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

First time after change of management. The food is still great,and presentation 10/10. Only complaint was far too much. Had to ask for doggy bag. Staff wonderfully friendly. Sat inside as weather a bit dodgy, but have enjoyed many a leisurely lunch outside in the...More

1  Thank patcatAuckland
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

Came here for brunch with my family on a Saturday, as I had been before when it first opened and it was very good. I had made a reservation in advance, which was good as it was busy. Upon arrival we stood around, waiting to...More

Thank Alana889
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Went here regularly when they opened for meals and drinks in summer. Great chefs to begin, but have become more of a cafe over time. Had bands and bouncy castle for kids on Sundays to attract families, but stopped doing this. Went for coffee couple...More

Thank Huni Y
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 Greenhithe Road | Greenhithe, Auckland Central, Auckland 0632, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  Auckland Central
  • Phone Number: +64 9-413 9322
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