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French Rendezvous

) #21 of 69 Restaurants in Takapuna ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ French, Cafe, European
Pumphouse Theatre | Killarney Street, Takapuna, New Zealand
+64 9-487 0009
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good47%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“crepes” (11 reviews)
“lemon tart” (2 reviews)
“pump house” (8 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 - 15:00All hours
French, Cafe, European, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Pumphouse Theatre | Killarney Street, Takapuna, New Zealand
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Reviews (44)
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1 - 10 of 43 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

This spot is a hidden gem in Takapuna. It is right on the shore of Lake Pupuke and next to the Pumphouse Theatre. I imagine they must get a lot of theatre business. Even on a cloudy day, the view of the lake is charming....More

1  Thank nznorm
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Used to go regularly during lunch for great food and view to relax and chill. Sad that I do not work close to it anymore.

1  Thank Jabawaba
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

Took my elderly parents to lunch after they requested French food.access OK as can drive down to disabled parking. Beautiful setting and views of the lake...the ambience finishes here. The cafe had hard plastic and metal cafe chairs difficult for older folk to sit on....More

Thank JenBear2
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

Great find. Top location, staff and food. Straight into my repeat list. Check on map as could be difficult to find.

Thank cageyNewZealand
Reviewed 25 May 2017

#sensationalsweetcrepes Did a pre-pumphouse play light meal. Attentive service and nice wine selection, even though a small menu The sharing platters were very generous and a yum range of eats Finished off with the lemon-cinnamon-caramel crepe - was worried it would be too sweet but...More

2  Thank jacquic374
Reviewed 3 March 2017

Good food, very good location even if it's not next to a passing road but near the lake Pupuke! Magical and peacefull atmosphere, very friendly staff. We recommend!

Thank Jeff et Jim G
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

Spent a lovely rainy Auckland evening at this restaurant.....food was delicious.....service attentive.....prices reasonable......in such a beautiful setting!!

1  Thank charliesD9938SS
Reviewed 5 February 2017

We where just passing through and this place pooped up on google, excellent find the staff are good the location is great and the food was really nice, reasonable on the price also

Thank Neil S
Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

Very nice place the staff very friendly the food so nice and tasty just one word yummy we are come back definitely thank you so much

Thank guystrw
Reviewed 13 November 2016

This was a lovely simple meal for four in lovely surroundings by Lake Pupuke. It was cold sitting outside in the southerly wind but the food was good and the chocolate fondant, Basque cake and lemon tart were all fantastic.

1  Thank Jackboswell
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
09:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 21:00
10:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 21:00
10:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 21:00
10:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pumphouse Theatre | Killarney Street, Takapuna, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland Region  >  Takapuna
  • Phone Number: +64 9-487 0009
Situated beside Lake Pupuke in Takapuna
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