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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%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (11 reviews)
“tagine” (7 reviews)
“spicy lamb” (3 reviews)
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Cafe, European, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
29 Waikare Road, Auckland, Waiheke Island 1081, New Zealand
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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.

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

Thank Shane E
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

Thank jdvmd
Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

This cafe is not only great value for money but has wonderful views across Oneroa Bay. The wrap was enough for two and the special of courgette fritters was flavoursome and filling. The cafe understood what a Long Black coffee should be, long!

Thank Tony M
Reviewed 13 March 2018

food options are not many, but reasonable prices and a good place to take a break. The view is amazing and I think this is one of the best hideaway cafe's around. I keep coming back

Thank Erik H
Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

Went for brunch on a Monday. I had the Delight breakfast fantastic spicy flavour. Great hot chocolate. We will be back next time we are on Waiheke.

Thank Mark S
Reviewed 19 February 2018

A fantastic cafe serving fantastic food, served by very friendly staff. A little gem that you must try when on the island. The views over the bay are also amazing.

Thank Dodgyone413
theresa l, Manager at Delight Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 26 February 2018

Thank you!!

Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

We had a delicious morning tea here recently after walking along the coast from Palm Beach. The muffins were particularly good. But on an island where shops say "would you like a plastic bag?" (Subtext: "you know you don't") it was surprising and annoying to...More

Thank spanishkiwi
Reviewed 5 February 2018

A day on Waiheke Island to find out what the island had to offer. Starting with breakfast as we had come up from Christchurch at 5.30 am( having missed brekky), we found a cafe as soon as we had sorted our rental car. Cafe Delight...More

Thank Trippytrekker
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

Best coffee on the island, was quite strong (they tell you that up front) so if you’re used to weaker coffee let them know!

1  Thank sh3llyxo
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$13
Lunch, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Kids
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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