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Szimpla Gastro Bar

) #1 of 25 Restaurants in Mangere €€ - €€€ Bar, European, Pub
2 Leonard Isitt Drive | Auckland Airport, Mangere 2150, New Zealand
+64 9-215 1220
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good40%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“ibis hotel” (27 reviews)
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Bar, European, Pub, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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2 Leonard Isitt Drive | Auckland Airport, Mangere 2150, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We googled for an eatery close to Auckland airport and Szimpla was in the most convenient location for us. Parking was plentiful but we were lucky to get a table as it was very busy due to it being mothersday. Service was prompt and the...More

Thank Corinna9
Reviewed 2 days ago

A busy bistro bar underneath the IBIS at the airport. Food is Ok, service Ok, nothing exceptional, but does the job well enough. Nice decor and an inviting atmosphere.

Thank Chardnuts
Reviewed 5 days ago

Szimpla is a great place to eat when near the airport. It is reasonably priced and has a great retro atmosphere. Fries are great and so are the burgers!

Thank bnthrdonethat
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great atmosphere and great food. We were greeted and looked after so well even when they were hosting 2 large parties as well as the usual dinner crowd. Nothing was too much trouble and my Gluten allergy was taken care of with no problem. We...More

Thank Caroline J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Located right next door to Ibis at the airport. Great service and the fish and chips were excellent. Huge portions. No need for a starter.

Thank graham n
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The service was great. Very good meals. The cocktails weren't bad. The prices were decent, good vibe.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago

Amazing food, great variety, fast service, flavours incredible, what more could you want in a restaurant!

Thank bubbles012017
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was our spot for a quick family catch up. Just next door to our hotel, Ibis Budget so location perfect. The bar was busy mid evening with drinkers but mostly diners. We were seated in the back area as we were a party of...More

Thank WanaKiwis
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went for dinner after I arrived in Auckland last night. This restaurant was close and handy. The menu had variety and the service was great. The staff are friendly and the food was tasteful with great presentation I would visit again

Thank Pauliqld
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice waiters, good food and the music was excellent. Excellent to grab a beer waiting for your plane or when staying at the Ibis hotel.

Thank Luis_Vieira
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$25
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:30
10:00 - 21:30
10:00 - 21:30
10:00 - 21:30
10:00 - 21:30
10:00 - 21:30
10:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Leonard Isitt Drive | Auckland Airport, Mangere 2150, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland Region  >  Mangere
  • Phone Number: +64 9-215 1220
Szimpla Gastro Bar is a new concept bar & restaurant located under the ibis budget Hotel at Auckland Airport, not far from Mangere Bridge, Manukau. A home away from home for visitors to New Zealand staying in neighbouring hotels and an exciting new social venue for members of the local business community and nearby suburbs. With its rustic Kiwi charm, top-notch hospitality, delicious grub and range of brews.