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Piko Cafe

$$ - $$$Cafe,
55 Wellesley Street East, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
+64 9-921 9932
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good51%
  • Average12%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible0%
12 Jun 2018
14 Nov 2017
“Passable for a meeting”
Cafe, New Zealand
$$ - $$$
55 Wellesley Street East, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
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Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

This place used to represent value for money, but not anymore. Real cafe prices without the real cafe experience. Maybe management needs to remember we are paying customers and not part of their classroom experiment.

Thank Tabatha1998
Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

This cafe is located in the AUT campus and I got the feeling was more geared towards serving the campus than people walking in. Not the best coffee or service.

Thank mrmaccnz
Reviewed 29 June 2017

I've been coming here monthly since my last review, this cafe's first, just 1 year ago. This AUT student run cafe is a little find just up from Queen Street and across from the Auckland Art Gallery. The food is good value for the price...More

Thank HaljoHal
Reviewed 22 June 2016

I've now become a regular at Piko because I like the vibe. The cafe is "run" by AUT students in the Hospitality program and they do such a good job. The food is really fresh and well prepared, service is timely and friendly and there...More

Thank HaljoHal
Reviewed 25 March 2016 via mobile

There is nothing particularly special about the place. If anything, the decor is really simple but the tea there is pretty good. Good place to pop in and meet with friends.

Thank sophie9709
Reviewed 11 December 2015

You have to remember that travelling through life we sometimes find that we blame people for stuff, we get also get blamed for stuff! At Piko they are in the game of training, as long as you remember the first time you did something and...More

Thank NchefZ
Reviewed 21 November 2015

Piko is AUT's hospitality student training cafe and it is an urban find. The food is both good and plentiful, and as expected, what the students may occasionally lack in restaurant knowledge (for the moment), they make up with enthusiasm, good will and hospitality. While...More

1  Thank HaljoHal
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$17
Cafe, New Zealand
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 55 Wellesley Street East, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  Auckland Central
  • Phone Number: +64 9-921 9932
  • E-mail
Welcome to Piko. We offer fresh modern cuisine in the heart of Auckland City. Located on AUT's vibrant inner-city campus (WH Building), our staff are supplemented by students gaining much needed experience. Piko is the perfect choice for a business lunch or to just pop in for coffee and cake. All our venues are open to anyone who enjoys a great meal in a modern cafe or restaurant environment, not just AUT students and staff. Opening hours at Piko: Open every weekday from 8am for breakfast, brunch, lunch and afternoon tea. We are now open- 8am to 4pm (Kitchen closes at 2:30pm) Hot and cold beverages, cakes, grilled sandwiches available till 4PM
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