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Turkish Cafe

294 Ponsonby Road, Auckland Central, Auckland 1011, New Zealand
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good60%
  • Average15%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“hummus” (5 reviews)
“kebab” (5 reviews)
“lamb” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Mediterranean, Turkish, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal
$$ - $$$
294 Ponsonby Road, Auckland Central, Auckland 1011, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

This is not a place with much atmosphere and doesn’t look like much but the food is surprisingly good. We had falafel and chicken kebabs and they were delicious.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank NewYorkH
Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

We took our kids to the Turkish Cafe - hadn’t been in many years, probably since we were in our twenties. We weren’t disappointed. The food is just good, basic Turkish food - lamb and bread and hummus and rice, yum! The kids loved the...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank enzedgrl
Reviewed 17 March 2018

I ordered kebab and it was one of the best that I have had! The meat was properly cooked and the bread was in a perfect temperature. Veggies were tasteful too.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank minimize940314
Reviewed 9 February 2018 via mobile

Was happy to find a nice, clean & tidy premises. The person serving me was quick and very polite. Ordered a salad and got delivered a decent size serving of salad. Salad was great. All for $12 bucks.

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank soul_dealer
Reviewed 24 January 2018 via mobile

We had a entertainment voucher and ordered 3 starter and 3 mains some of the best tasting lamb chops; hummus; baba gahnuj; pirzolah kebabs...it was served on a tasty bed of rice and salad. I would definitely go again. Clean place plenty of seating inside...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank trawellguru
Reviewed 17 October 2017

Great value for money, wholesome food in a relaxed atmosphere. Great flavours, good for a group to share good times over a low-cost meal.

Date of visit: November 2016
Thank Chardnuts
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

Good place, nice interior, friendly service. Kebab was great, decent size too. Will be coming back for sure

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank fanga607
Reviewed 11 September 2017

We always come early for weekend dinner, 5.30pm, the recent being last weekend We always go for the vegetarian platter and their Doner Kebab, delicious! Service is always good so no complaint!

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank MitzygirlNewZealand
Reviewed 26 July 2017

We were hunting for a place for lunch along Ponsonby Road, saw the Turkish Cafe and popped in. We were not disappointed. Our meals were well prepared and presented and served promptly and in quantity. Well recommended for a quick lunch or a longer, more...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank peperi
Reviewed 15 June 2017

We had dinner at this place tonight (15/06/2017) and it was the most magnificent meal we have had, great friendly prompt service, we highly recommend this place to discerning diners in the Ponsonby area

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank Roger B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 294 Ponsonby Road, Auckland Central, Auckland 1011, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  Auckland Central
  • Phone Number: 360-0468
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