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Cafe Melba

€€ - €€€Cafe, , European
Hurstmere, Takapuna, Auckland, New Zealand
+64 9-489 0091
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good41%
  • Average11%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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Cafe, New Zealand, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Hurstmere, Takapuna, Auckland, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a great little cafe the food is really nice the service is great and it's good value for money.This is a regular place for lunch and it has never disappointed, Would recommend it for lunch or breakfast.

Thank Layne L
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Great place, staff are always pleasant and attentive. Food top notch. Had poached eggs on toast + a generous side of creamy mushrooms. The "Get fit fast" menu is also quite interesting. Handy being a short walk to the Takapuna markets on Sunday.

Thank mrsyn
Reviewed 7 September 2017

After trying a number of other places on the strip, we stumbled upon Cafe Melba and what a treat. I had a delicious vegan platter with almond cheese (slightly fermenty, but yummy on gluten-free toast with roasted portobello mushrooms). Served with roasted vine tomatoes and...More

Thank allymac_it
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

Thank you for an incredible smashed avocado with halloumi. This dish is often served in many places but you have made a claim for the best version I've ever tasted. And the presentation was amazing too. Love this place, it's got a lovely atmosphere, friendly...More

Thank LenLen10
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

We were looking for a place to eat a late lunch and stumbled across Cafe Melba, in Takapuna. Glad we did. Delicious food, for us vegetarians😃. Lovely coconut turmeric late too. Good price, nice sized meals and quick service. Will definitely return. Highly recommended

Thank davidcapstick40
Reviewed 1 July 2017

A great café in Takapuna Very good service!! Excellent menu and food!! Great coffee!!! Great seating outside to people watch!! and bring the dog

Thank Brycee10
Reviewed 9 June 2017

We've wanted to try Cafe Melba for a while, and decided to try it for lunch. The first thing you have to know is that avocados cost about $6 each in New Zealand. With that in mind, my dining companion and I each ordered the...More

Thank nznorm
Reviewed 20 February 2017

There are no shortage of Cafes & Restaurants in Takapuna but Cafe Melba is amongst the better ones? It has great coffee and the Bran & Banana Muffins are excellent. Service is also extremely good so - if ever in the Hurstmere area - pay...More

Thank stevebG6121BX
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

the best cafe food I have had in a very long time! cafe had seating inside and outside, a good range on the menu and in the cabinet, waiter took a little long to take our order but the meal was amazing! BLAT burger its...More

Thank Laurrie17
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

This cafe offers fantastic coffee, tasty breakfast of any choice. I thoroughly enjoyed the varieties, atmosphere and service by friendly staff.

Thank Cheng O
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Waitstaff
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 16:30
07:00 - 16:30
07:00 - 16:30
07:00 - 16:30
07:00 - 16:30
07:00 - 16:30
08:00 - 16:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hurstmere, Takapuna, Auckland, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  North Shore  >  Takapuna
  • Phone Number: +64 9-489 0091
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