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33 Victoria Street East, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
+64 9-377 1333
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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Open Now
7:00 AM - 5:00 PMAll hours
Mediterranean, Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
33 Victoria Street East, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped here on our way to the Auckland Art Gallery and the food was delicious! We were so impressed by how friendly and helpful the staff was even though the place was super busy. Our food was brought to us quickly and we enjoyed...More

Thank nicd97a
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had just arrived in Auckland and were looking for a place that could do an early morning breakfast and we lucked out when we found this spot. The courgette toastie and the shakahuka were phenomenal. It may have been the jet lag but we...More

Thank glamb36
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A very pleasant cafe with an excellent if somewhat pricey menu. My poached eggs on sourdough with pastrami was very tasty and the coffee excellent.

Thank Phil P
Reviewed 28 December 2017

Evening visit for dinner with a vegan in our party. After we had been there 40 minutes I had to get out of my chair and chase down someone to take our order. The serving staff were not really with it. Then, 20 minutes later,...More

Thank Surewhynott
Reviewed 26 December 2017

We popped in to avoid having breakfast in our hotel (we always prefer exploring local cafés where possible) and we stumbled upon Scarecrow as we walked down into town. Just before we got here our daughter had a meltdown as her bracelet broke and I...More

Thank rafsanchez
Reviewed 22 December 2017

This was our second visit and again the food was excellent. Although people continually coming and going it was not crowded or too noisy. For 3 persons is was $160 including wine, beer, starters, mains and deserts. On this occassion, the service was poor, and...More

Thank Mark C
Reviewed 15 December 2017 via mobile

I am vegetarian and was really happy to see some great options for myself on the menu. Staff were friendly and helpful, though we had to attract the staff persons' attention to get our order taken. The food was really tasty and it was a...More

Thank bronniebee
Reviewed 27 November 2017

Stopped by for a very early breakfast (7am). The place was quite nice, a mix between a cafe and a market. There were selling a few interesting items like a chili peanut butter. They had bubbles for breakfast but it was only available from 8am....More

Thank Acineto
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

It’s quite a shame. I’ve been here three times and thoroughly enjoyed the food and ambience. However on my last occasion whilst discussing with a colleague using our laptops and the free wifi provided with voucher codes, we were told we could not have another...More

Thank Jazmine C
Reviewed 24 November 2017

I am glad that I found this restaurant which is near the bottom of Albert Park as I had my best meal that I ate in New Zealand here. It is a farm to table restaurant that uses locally sourced, in season products, so you...More

Thank Howard S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$22
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 33 Victoria Street East, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  Auckland Central
  • Phone Number: +64 9-377 1333
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Scarecrow is a unique cafe/restaurant - it's an urban farmers market, contemporary kitchen and florist - celebrating the best of our region. We showcase the best seasonal produce from our region, by choosing to dine with us you are supporting small local food & beverage producers.
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