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Sauce Cafe and Deli

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27 Melanesia Road, Auckland 1071, New Zealand
+64 9-528 3117
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Burton, Ohio
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23 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very good food and excellent coffee!!! Great neighbourhood cafe! Gorgeous sandwiches and great menu to order from. Just around the corner from Kohimarama beach!!!

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Thank Dishcbd
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

Nice food and quiet space away from crowd after enjoy the beach. They have very nice smiles for service. I like their Smoothies. Yum

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Thank mingnz
Auckland, New Zealand
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137 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016

Our local favourite. Very pleasant operators who go the extra mile to satisfy. Lovely salads, great coffee, homemade real food. Good menu board selection. Well priced, value for money.

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Thank Kiwi15
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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19 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

We have been regular customers usually having up to 15 in the group. Today service was terrible after eating breakfast and waiting over an hour for coffee we got our money back. Takeaway coffees all served before us. You have lost our custom.

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Thank Sue M
Tauranga, New Zealand
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65 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Very slow to get lunch was reasonably busy, had to wait for cabinet food then half an hour after ordering had to ask for coffee. No apology wouldn't bother coming here again

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Thank Steve W
Auckland, New Zealand
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137 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 February 2016

A great little Cafe with a good variety of menu items on the right hand side wall (I missed it the first time). They offer interesting items for kids such as Vegemite and cheese mousetraps and any cafe that does Mince on toast with poached eggs is worth patronising. They do great gluten free Pumkin and Morrocan spiced risotto balls... More 

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Thank Kiwi15
Auckland, New Zealand
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87 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2015

Sauce Cafe has been our regular for 8 years. The quality of food, friendliness of staff and service is exceptional.The Latte's are definitely the best we have had anywhere - hot,strong and great flavour Cannot recommend this cafe highly enough.

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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307 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2014

Has some freindly staff whom are very welcoming and carry Allpress coffee. Has both inside and outside seating in a great locale. Love all the simple sandwiches which come in big portions and are fresh and yum scrum.

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Thank Shaun T
Wellington, New Zealand
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227 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2014

This is a very popular cafe for the locals and on a Sunday morning can be packed out by the brunchers. The cabinet food was interesting and looked f resh and well made

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Thank Kiwisnowbirds
Auckland
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2014

My friend took me this place. I had chicken vege filo and salmon quiche also chocolate caramel slice with coffee :) i was really happy with food, coffee, price etc. I wanna come back again.

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Thank 10N

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, European
Meals
Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 27 Melanesia Road, Auckland 1071, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland Region  >  Auckland
  • Phone Number: +64 9-528 3117

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?