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Pescado Cafe & Tapas Bar

) #492 of 1,913 Restaurants in Auckland $$ - $$$ Spanish, , Mediterranean
Jellicoe Street | North Wharf, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
+64 9-379 7576
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good39%
  • Average22%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
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“brunch” (5 reviews)
“pescado” (39 reviews)
“tapas” (37 reviews)
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Spanish, Bar, Mediterranean, European, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Jellicoe Street | North Wharf, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Pescado is located at the far end of the North Wharf. We were for a leisurely lunch on a gorgeous sunny day. We enjoyed our paella and local wine with a view to the bay. Service is excellent and waiters give excellent recommendations.

Thank AleThomas
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Went there for anniversary dinner. Good service and excellent meal although not cheap Had their fish of day which I would recommend

Thank paulfryan
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

The range of mains and tapas plates is broad, and the portions are generous and flavoursome. Whilst the dining room, verandah and outdoor seating is vast, this is not a noisy restaurant and allows for conversation.

Thank nzmermaid75
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

Came here for dinner, service was ok. Our mains were very yummy. But our entree was absolutely terrible, we got the pork belly tapa, it was burnt and dry. Told the staff about our disappointment and they couldn't have cared less. Most likely won't be...More

Thank flower2132
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Popped in for a late lunch and drink on Easter Sunday and easily found an outside table with a view of the harbour, despite the place being pretty busy. Nice to get a good quality beer for well under $10. The tapas were very generously...More

Thank MoolooSwampy
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

I've been to Pescado a few times and always enjoy the location and the food. Situated right on the water at the end of North Wharf, it is perfect for a relaxed lunch with great harbour views. The menu is reasonably diverse and I usually...More

Thank Linda K
Reviewed 31 March 2017

Me and my partner were walking past on Thursday night and looked at menu, had many good options. We decided to have dinner. Were welcomed, good drinks,shared anti pesto platter for Entree and mains Steak and tuna "Great food". We were served by few Alcoholic...More

Thank Scot W
Reviewed 20 March 2017

The cafe/bar is located at the end of the wharf next to the ferry terminal. We were quickly shown to a table and our drinks order taken - there's 3 beers listed on tap but only 2 were available. After checking out the menu the...More

Thank nnmercman
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Ordered gin, lime and lemonade. The lemonade was flat. Waitress argued it was ok. Barman agreed with us. Tapas entree, port belly was dry and overcooked. Look like it had been deep fried. Fish was very dry and not fresh. We specifically asked if it...More

Thank sandra h
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

Pissed off that I've been past this place so many times but haven't actually visited earlier! Great pasta, good service, great cocktails. $66 for 2 cocktails, 1main shared and a drink.

Thank Aklguy
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, View, Bar Scene
Open Hours
19:00 - 02:00
19:00 - 02:00
19:00 - 02:00
19:00 - 02:00
19:00 - 02:00
19:00 - 02:00
19:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Jellicoe Street | North Wharf, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland Region  >  Auckland
  • Phone Number: +64 9-379 7576
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