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Metro Cafe and Metro Gallery

222 Hobson Street, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
+64 21 257 1520
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good37%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
1 week ago
“Lovely chocolate cake.”
2 weeks ago
“Amazing Photos”
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Cafe, European, British, Fusion, New Zealand
222 Hobson Street, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice café, fairly quiet apart from street traffic, very good coffee, seems a lot of locals come here, nice sandwiches.

Thank Elliot V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice cafe with funny english owner who sits and eats toast all day. Coffee was good and chocolate cake was nice.

Thank Karine H
Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

Had a perfect breakfast, good food, a gigant orangejuce, nice coffee and home made muffin. And free advice from the nice lady. And even free Wi-Fi!

Thank mars0preis
Reviewed 4 November 2017

I was in Auckland for a conference and this little gem was conveniently near the place I was staying. Their food was fresh and good. The staff welcomes you warmly with a smile on their faces. I would definitely go there if I'm in the...More

Thank A-Man90
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

What a neat spacious place, hidden on Hobson Street. Love the decor, food, service and recently attended an opening function for Richard Wong’s exhibition... food and drink 10/10. Organisation and overall event 11/10!

Thank amylI522AU
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

Popped up into this place and was quite delighted. Great concept to have a gallery in the cafe and really spacious cafe to go in and read a book. The lady at the front was quite friendly and I was glad the gentleman inside gave...More

Thank BlaberBlogger123_
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Nice and comfortable, food was tasty but it is a shame there were no burgers or hot chips. Photo gallery not open yet.

Thank Kim P
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

This coffee shop has a clean and open feel. They offer 200mb of WiFi for free (hence the 4-stars) but their coffee is great and all the staff were extremely friendly! Glad I stopped by on my last day in New Zealand.

Thank Elijah W
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US$ 3 - US$ 12
Cafe, European, British, Fusion, New Zealand
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 222 Hobson Street, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  Auckland Central
  • Phone Number: +64 21 257 1520
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Metro Cafe is a spacious (168m2) and inviting cafe located on Hobson Street (222) in the heart of Auckland Central. Metro Cafe prides itself in providing great food, excellent service and award winning coffee. Linked with Metro Cafe is Metro Gallery, New Zealand's FIRST PHOTOGRAPHERS' ART GALLERY on approximately 170m2 of art space. Come and see it for yourself.
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