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Abruzzo Italian Restaurant

13 Birkenhead Avenue, Auckland Central, Auckland 0626, New Zealand
+64 9-418 4202
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good35%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible7%
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Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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13 Birkenhead Avenue, Auckland Central, Auckland 0626, New Zealand
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1. Calzone to die for
"Abruzzo has become a regular."
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2. Great Italian !
"The gnocci was TO DIE FOR!"
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3. Great fresh seafood dishes
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Reviewed 6 June 2018

My wife and I decided to take our family to Abruzzo Italian restaurant to celebrate our Golden Wedding Anniversary.We have visited this restaurant before.The service was good and we all enjoyed the food and ambience. Hence the Highs the Low came when we were charged...More

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Reviewed 5 March 2018

Enjoyed a really great meal here. Good choice of food and well crafted. Owners and staff were friendly and involved in the business. Will definitely return.

Thank JeffBChristchurch
Reviewed 5 June 2018

We went to Abruzzo with our family to celebrate our golden wedding anniversary the food was delicious and service was good, but what disappointed us was it was byo and we know there is a change but $25 to open 3 bottles of wine was...More

Thank sandiepeter2016
Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

We have visited twice now in the two weeks since we discovered Abruzzo. The service both times has been friendly and welcoming. The food selection covers all the bases. On the most recent visit we started with garlic pizza bread. Then we had Italian salad,...More

Thank David G
Reviewed 29 May 2018

We loved our meal at Abruzzo and we found the service was attentive and friendly. We felt like we were in Italy.

Thank tomtom755
Reviewed 10 April 2018

Had the Cheese Gnocchi from the specials menu, oh dear it was more like rubber gnocchi bullets, obviously from a packet, in a sea of scolding hot microwaved cheese gloup that managed to burn my tongue slightly. Not what you would expect from an Authentic...More

Thank Paul M
Reviewed 5 April 2018

Abruzzo Italian restaurant is very good Great menu!! Very good pizza!! nice drinks menu excellent staff and service!!!

Thank Brycee10
Reviewed 20 March 2018

Good Italian food. Good atmosphere. Very popular restaurant with locals. Suggest booking on busy nights.

Thank polly501
Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

Just had an enjoyable meal at this Italian restaurant, all four of us felt our different meals were yummy. My calamari entree was so tender, the veal main with an avocado sauce so tasty and the dessert with the walnut pastry yummy. The decor was...More

Thank karen y
Reviewed 5 February 2018

Had a family meal at this restaurant. Food and service was great. Would recommend as a great local casual dining experience

Thank Sue L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 9 - US$ 24
Drinks, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13 Birkenhead Avenue, Auckland Central, Auckland 0626, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  Auckland Central
  • Phone Number: +64 9-418 4202
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