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Carriages Cafe

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Cafe, , Gluten Free Options
State Highway 16, Huapai, Auckland, New Zealand
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  • Excellent9%
  • Very good43%
  • Average25%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible9%
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Cafe, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
State Highway 16, Huapai, Auckland, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I love the set up here and the train carriages! Good came out really quickly and was yum! Good coffee too! Only thing I could fault was no table service

Thank Xana D
Reviewed 7 February 2018

Nice cafe, always fun to sit in a train carriage or outside overlooking the lake. Food nice, great variety and service very nice

Thank annaV4600HQ
Reviewed 22 December 2017

The veune, service, and quality of food badly need improving to get things back to where they were a few years ago.

Thank Lincoln J
Reviewed 7 December 2017

We stopped for a business meeting. The carriages provided a quaint, nice cafe. We each ordered something different. I had the Crumbed Calamari Salad and it was very good. One coworker enjoyed the Mussel Fritters and said they were excellent. The third had a salad...More

1  Thank salupm1
Reviewed 29 October 2017

Six of us for breakfast - 3 average 3 bad - carriages cold and tired looking - food at home far superior which is not what you expect when you go out - hot chocolate came which wasn't ordered and kids pancakes so dry they...More

Thank Wellsford777
Reviewed 9 October 2017

Our party of 4 visited this restaurant for lunch and were greeted on this occaision by friendly, efficient staff who displayed a high degree of customer service and skills. On this visit I have to make the visit quite memorable and would recommend to other...More

Thank Murray Y
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

We’re glad that we stopped by at this place. A busy but cosy cafe on main highway with ample parking. Apart from regular inside and outside seating there is a setup in an old train carriage. Has a nice feel to it. We ended up...More

Thank samir s
Reviewed 16 September 2017

We stopped for a coffee, the carriages were comfy, a little cold inside but quite ok, and we got a free second coffee after the first one was half spilled by the waitress. Nice gesture, kind and cute until able to carry it properly

1  Thank FrenchChefAuckland
Reviewed 3 September 2017

Once a great place to go, and has since been a favourite of us when we were in the area. However, time has taken it's toll and the interior is getting quite tired. The carriages are just not pleasant to be inside anymore as they...More

Thank JohanInNZ
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

The railway coaches are novel. The eating area pleasant with good views. The staff offered good service. The food was very salty. The staff did offer replacements. A little disappointed.

Thank Adrian J
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Cafe, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
8:30 AM - 10:00 PM
8:30 AM - 10:00 PM
8:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: State Highway 16, Huapai, Auckland, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  Huapai
  • Phone Number: 412-9250
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