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33 Victoria Street East, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
+64 9-377 1333
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  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“cakes” (9 reviews)
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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 3 days ago via mobile

Visited the Scarecrow in search of something different from the standard hotel breakfasts. A nice relaxed atmosphere and a good range of breakfast options unless your looking for bacon in which case you might be slightly disappointed. So good that we visited two days running,...More

Thank alanjamesg2017
Reviewed 1 week ago

I went to Scarecrow for my first meal in Auckland: late breakfast on a Sunday. I ordered the roasted stone fruits with yogurt, granola, and seeds, and an americano. The food was fresh and tasty and the coffee was strong and pretty delicious. Also, the...More

Thank Ashley B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Day one of a holiday... Baked eggs lovely and Spicy with a pretty fair latte. Staff were friendly and obliging. Chef happy to chat about the spices, with a calm atmosphere.

Thank Barry H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Scarecrow on the cnr of Victoria st is very nice I popped for a coffee and a lite snack Food was very nice Coffee was also good Staff are very nice and friendly A nice casual cafe

Thank Brycee10
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We popped in for coffee and a sweet treat on advice from a nearby gallery - was an excellent location for people-watching, with a steady stream of students heading past our street-side seats and into the city. The cafe has an interesting selection of cakes...More

Thank nin132
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went here for breakfast near our hotel and were blown away by the coffee and delicious breakfast. Everything is fresh, the pastries are beautiful and made daily. The staff were friendly and professional. A great find!!!

Thank Tammy A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had the stoned fruit with granola. It looked pretty and the cooked peach was absolutely delicious but there wouldn’t have been any more than one tablespoon of granola. $37 for 2 fruit/granola, 1 pot of tea and a latte. We came out hungry and...More

Thank Y1714ATanneh
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just down the street from the awesome Auckland Art Gallery. Perfectly scrambled eggs with avocado and fresh tomato. Lovely coffees and sweets and other lunch items available. The gifts, groceries, and flowers are all lovely, too!

Thank Becky B
Reviewed 13 February 2018

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 12 February 2018 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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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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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