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Coco's Cantina

376-378 Karangahape Road, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
+64 9-300 7582
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good22%
  • Average3%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“polenta chips” (16 reviews)
“pork belly” (13 reviews)
“arancini” (3 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
376-378 Karangahape Road, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Have been wanting to go here for a year now but only got to it recently. No waiting time which was awesome and we were placed near the back of the restaurant to escape the hustle bustle and the loud music which we enjoyed. Service...More

Thank kejme340
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had our final meal in NZ with friends at this little beauty. This is one of those places that you would have as a favourite little local. Friendly efficient staff, good food and a nice bustling atmosphere. Not at all flashy but for sure I...More

Thank mfoundas
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

1st time at Coco's and will be back. With a group of 20 plus and the superb, super-friendly wait team coped without a hitch. Even when turning on the lights and politely letting the final hangers-on, time, folks. Cosy, funky…bit noisy for this partially deaf...More

Thank GraemeSNZ
Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

We didn’t intend to eat here. Just suddenly passed by the restaurant. A lot of people inside. After studying the menu, we decided here we stay. We got the last available table. We had Pork and Osso Bucco. The food was very delicious. And the...More

Thank MargitandJim
Reviewed 28 April 2018

This time we were disappointed about the food because we expected so much more, having eaten there last year with so much delight. The food was average tasting, the prices were so much higher than last year and the service not very much interested in...More

Thank Nina L
Reviewed 16 April 2018

If you have ever owned an Alfa Romeo car you will know what I am talking about. Sure there are some foibles but there is something about the combination of all the parts that makes something excellent. The first thing that struck me was the...More

Thank Bryan B
Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

Went there last night and managed to get a table pretty quickly only bring two of us, had the polenta chips and I had the park belly which was stunning great crackling and beautifully cooked and my friend had the steak also had a couple...More

Thank Simon L
Reviewed 17 March 2018

My wife and I went pout for a light dinner. We were pleasantly surprised. We had a good table, the service was prompt, informative and quick, The food was vert good and the prices were not excessive. The only negative was that it was a...More

Thank John B
Reviewed 8 March 2018

Came here last night with two friends while in Auckland for my friend's birthday. The restaurant itself was cute and had lots of knick-knacks and interesting art to keep you entertained. The staff were polite and helpful, and while the place was busy they made...More

Thank fionaeats
Reviewed 9 February 2018 via mobile

What a perfect evening! Take a couple of slightly tired Brits for dinner and watch them loosen up to the warm and friendly service, the genuinely delicious food and wine and the charm of K Road and you really don’t need to go anywhere else!...More

Thank marcusr608
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michelle l
5 May 2017|
Response from Fernando_Cortez86 |
My experience at cocos is: don't say anything you wouldnt say to your nana. It's a family business, a family affair. If you went to a family dinner and complained to your sister that your steak was fatty while the rest of... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 376-378 Karangahape Road, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  Auckland Central
  • Phone Number: +64 9-300 7582
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