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Columbus Coffee

Smales Farm | 74 Taharoto Road, Takapuna, Auckland, New Zealand
+64 9-486 3200
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  • Excellent12%
  • Very good39%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible31%
5 weeks ago
“SERVICE A REAL LET DOWN”
12 Jun 2017
“Reduce the price or up your game!”
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Smales Farm | 74 Taharoto Road, Takapuna, Auckland, New Zealand
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Lovely setting, food good but the service appalling. For example we asked for eggs on toast with baked beans, NO was the reply we dont do them they are not on the menu. On further examination of the menu, we discovered they offer baked beans...More

Thank RubyrubyNZ
Reviewed 13 June 2017

The only place to go for a cuppa in Smales Farm is Columbus, and the lack of competition has meant no effort on the baristas part. If you want to start your day with a mud water taste in your mouth, then this is the...More

Thank McFly91
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

Fantastic staff great service and food is beautiful. Happy to accomodate special dietary requirements- my regular go to place!!

Thank traceyc405
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

Stopped here for breakfast on my way to North Shore Hospital. Breakfast stack was delicious and reasonably priced. Staff were friendly and there was plenty of room indoors and out to pause for a bite to eat.

Thank charliesD9938SS
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Went with some friends, food was average as The lamb burger was ok, but the waitresses didnt even know what they were serving us, Ordered a large bowl of fries for the table, it came with two bowls of what I would assume was meant...More

Thank pauljJ8199SQ
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

Staff uninterested. I am a considerate smoker and am aware of who's around me when I light up. Sorry you can't smoke here, even outside with no other person around. Better options in the area.

Thank petek D
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

After 3 months I finally went back to give them another go.What a disaster. Surly unhelpful girl on the till And who else charges $5.20 for a flat white when a late is $5.00 I would love someone to explain the logic there. I won't...More

Thank EJM223
Reviewed 24 June 2016 via mobile

Stopped in for a coffee as I had 25 mins to kill between appointments, after waiting 15 minutes for my trim flat flat white, I went to the counter and asked for it to go...lots of bickering by the numerous staff as to whose fault...More

Thank the0family
Reviewed 19 May 2016 via mobile

What more could you want, excellent service and the food was great as well. The service was fast, coffee took no time at all to get to us from time of order, they were busy being just prior to 10am on a Monday morning but...More

Thank Moomagic
Reviewed 22 April 2016

I have regularly visited this cafe over the past 4 months and am still living in hope that one day I will be blown away with the standard of coffee; but I am still waiting. The coffee is either insipid, over extracted or just plain...More

Thank EJM223
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Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Monday
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Tuesday
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Wednesday
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Thursday
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Friday
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Saturday
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Smales Farm | 74 Taharoto Road, Takapuna, Auckland, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  North Shore  >  Takapuna
  • Phone Number: +64 9-486 3200
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