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Delight Cafe

29 Waikare Road, Auckland, Waiheke Island 1081, New Zealand
+64 9-372 9035
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
29 Waikare Road, Auckland, Waiheke Island 1081, New Zealand
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Reviewed 7 November 2018

A traveller from Malaysia and had visited Waiheke island twice, my 2nd visit to this restaurant, always full house, the food was so so delicious, the coffee was so nice. Love the superb seaview where you can enjoy your coffee with this stunning view. The...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank PenangLynnTay
Reviewed 29 October 2018

Three of us ordered meals. Power went off twenty minutes later. Gas cooking continued and my two fellow diners received their meals a short while later. Only at that point was I told it was not possible to cook mine. Fair enough. I saw that...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank AlMorris
Reviewed 26 September 2018 via mobile

Can't rate delight highly enough. My absolute favourite spot on waiheke. Consistently delicious food and coffee, with a beautiful view from the inside looking out on the water. Always friendly staff, lovely atmosphere. Thanks delight!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Trek818895
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

A lovely wee spot with a good breakfast menu, great coffee and nice staff. Definitely worth a second visit.

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank NicolaFoote
Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

We are ‘self described coffee snobs’ and always on look out for the consistently best coffee on any holiday destination that we frequent. Delight cafe certainly fits the bill on Waiheke. We have never been disappointed (we are Aussies!) and is always a highlight of...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank mark9810
Reviewed 2 September 2018

We called in here for breakfast, having read on TripAdvisor that it was quite highly rated. Our breakfasts were very average, in fact we could have cooked better ourselves, and trust me, we are no cooks! It reminds me of a low-budget tearooms from my...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Chris W
Reviewed 26 August 2018

This place was a little gem with fabulous views. They were happy to change the dishes to suit my dietary need, GF, DF & no eggs. And service with a smile.

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank Dee S
Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

Coffee- Strong Food- Yum. Great array Service- Great. Friendly and quick Views- Amazing Location- Just off the main drag and well worth going to.

Date of visit: April 2018
1  Thank Aussie-Josh76
Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

Had breakfast here after arriving at 6.30am by ferry for Easter long weekend. Fantastic views and reasonable priced. Only issue was the bacon & banana of the French toast was burnt black, should have returned it. Also forgot my coffee order, place was still quiet...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank ShaneE346
Reviewed 27 March 2018

Was looking for a place to get a bite to eat before catching the bus back down to the ferry. Delight Cafe didn't disappoint. My husband and I enjoyed a Greek salad with chicken and a spicy lamb wrap. Both arrived quickly. Had a table...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank jdvmd
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$14
Lunch, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Waitstaff, Outdoor Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, View
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 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: 29 Waikare Road, Auckland, Waiheke Island 1081, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  Waiheke Island
  • Phone Number: +64 9-372 9035
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Located in central Oneroa with stunning coastal and sea views, this is Waiheke's Turkish influenced dining and cafe experience. Genuine New Zealand and Turkish hospitality within a relaxed and warm environment or take away and stroll down the road to the beach. Delight offers fresh coffee, breakfast and lunch, takeaway options with a tasty blend of local and international flavours.
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