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Amphora Restaurant

Cnr Te Irirangi Dr & Ormiston Rd | Botany Junction, Auckland Central, Auckland, New Zealand
+64 9-271 6416
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  • Excellent9%
  • Very good47%
  • Average22%
  • Poor19%
  • Terrible3%
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“pasta” (4 reviews)
“lamb shank” (2 reviews)
“dumplings” (2 reviews)
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Cnr Te Irirangi Dr & Ormiston Rd | Botany Junction, Auckland Central, Auckland, New Zealand
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Hurray, back to their usual high standard of delicous food and wonderful service. The decor is all fresh and clean which was long overdue so we were happy to see clean walls and ceilings! Everything was great. I highly recomend the hot cobb loaf, its...More

Thank Bek68
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Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

Had a great luncheon there and the room was large and bright. Ambiance was okay. More important thing was the food and service. The hostess was helpful and nice to see someone happy to serve you. The meals were cooked perfectly and the lamb shanks...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 30 November 2016

Had a work dinner here and really enjoyed it. The decor isnt flash, and looks very tired (picture marks on walls etc) but the food was very good. Great place to catch up for dinner with friends but dont go with high expectations or you...More

Thank Emma_HOT
Reviewed 16 October 2016

Enjoyed our meal cannelloni and lamb shank preceded by beer battered chips. Waitress was attentive, efficient and friendly. Very few diners on this Sunday night- mind you it was cold! Went to use my entertainment card to be told that all sorts of things were...More

Thank kiwifood2015
Reviewed 3 October 2016

This is more for the gastronomic uneducated or for those who have not visited Italy. Lacks the taste of Italy. Waiters did function and not knowledgeable of the menu

Thank David M
Reviewed 28 September 2016

We thought we would enjoy a meal out and tried Amphora Restaurant. We will never ever return to this restaurant. Good Points: The service was good. My dinner was good. I had Farfalle Alla Trapanese pasta entre size (as a main) and i had a...More

Thank LeeAuck
Reviewed 1 August 2016

I've been here a few times before and the food never disappoints me but then again it never amazes me. The flavors are more western compared to Italian, but that's a common thing I have found in kiwi Italian restaurants. I had the cannelloni, just...More

Thank Monique P
Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

Amphora in Botany Junction - near Celsuis My wife took me here for dinner as we have never tried it, and it had an Italian theme to it. We were greeted at the door, and shown to our table. Menus and drink menu followed. A...More

Thank Tim E
Reviewed 13 May 2016

A handy place to pop into and meet friends on the way home and have a nice meal. The service was very good, as it was the last time I went too. Some of the food was a bit spicy for me but I should...More

Thank philandkimsquire
Reviewed 7 May 2016

An hour wait for Mains. Husband had to request a glass for his beer-older men don't like drinking from the bottle in a reasonably upmarket establishment. Steak was ok even if portion a little small -hapuka was a little dry. $10 corkage per bottle seems...More

Thank youngrm
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
11:15 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cnr Te Irirangi Dr & Ormiston Rd | Botany Junction, Auckland Central, Auckland, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  Auckland Central
  • Phone Number: +64 9-271 6416
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