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Mekong Baby

262 Ponsonby Road, Auckland Central, Auckland 1011, New Zealand
+64 9-360 1113
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pork belly” (149 reviews)
“goat curry” (40 reviews)
“papaya salad” (32 reviews)
Asian, Vietnamese, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
262 Ponsonby Road, Auckland Central, Auckland 1011, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I have been to Mekong Baby many times now and it is definitely a menu I daydream and drool over. I am in love with their entree menu and can't stay away. Service is great, it is a super busy bar and restaurant but the...More

1  Thank snakefang
Reviewed 5 days ago

We here with work colleagues and enjoyed each meal that I couldn't pick a favourite. the staff are well known on what to eat if you don't like chili things, want a challenge or something new. best to share and get an entre each then...More

2  Thank sammyk_NZ
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our group have enjoyed MKB on numerous ocassions over the years and we’ve enjoyed the food, service, ambience in fact everything is always consistently fab! On our latest visit while we never book as we generally secure a table in the bar area where there...More

3  Thank Escapisim
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of my favourite fusion restaurants in Ponsonby and I have visited this place on numerous occasions. It’s busy, lively and bustling and makes a great place for group gathering. They have such an awesome collection of cocktails - both classics and new Mekong twist!...More

2  Thank Tina S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Thanks so much to the team for making my 50th birthday dinner so spectacular. Beautiful table, fire was roaring, food and service was first class - that combined with lots of great recommendations from our lovely waiter. Really recommend going!

3  Thank Alex1081
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We like food. I took my family to Mekong Baby for my son's 17th birthday and we had a wonderful meal. First of all the manager helped us book via email when no table seemed available online. We had an early booking and had no...More

3  Thank Jscpg
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really like coming here. The reataurant has a nice feel inside, staff are mostly friendly and theres a good selection in the menu. Recommend the soft shell crab and sticky braised pork

1  Thank Clara O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Was looking for a meal this evening post long haul flight , needed some sustainment and a glass of something wonderful to dispel the side effects of long haul flying. Found Mekong Baby actually close to my guest house , but had walked up and...More

4  Thank mamojojolancashire
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A thoroughly enjoyable mid week evening meal at Mekong Baby, Ponsonby to celebrate a birthday. Parking mid week was easy/right outside. A great range of sharing plates, small and big; not a single one disappointed. 4 pages of cocktails in the Drinks menu - loved...More

4  Thank Margaret B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to Mekong Baby with friends who had been there before. I was a bit dubious about the sharing plate idea, but there were so many delicious things on the menu, it made sense. The pork belly is a taste sensation and has to...More

4  Thank msbleurv
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19 August 2017|
Response from 657joanas | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I am not the restaurant, just a former customer. If you want to contact them, go to their website. Regards Joana
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 262 Ponsonby Road, Auckland Central, Auckland 1011, New Zealand (Formerly GPK Cafe Restaurant)
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  Auckland Central
  • Phone Number: +64 9-360 1113
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Mekong Baby takes diners on an adventurous tour down the Mekong River, offering sophisticated, authentic Southeast Asian flavours and a mixology of spices. Every dish has unique, intensified flavour profiles and is made from absolutely the freshest produce.
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