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La Cigale French Market

St Georges Bay Road, Auckland, New Zealand
+64 9-366 9361
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One of the best markets in Auckland

Don't miss visiting this market-based the vibe is awesome, great selection of food and fresh... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Paul F
via mobile
The vibe is slipping

Have been a casual visitor for La Cigale for years. The website advertises the market open till... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Budapest, Hungary
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  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
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St Georges Bay Road, Auckland, New Zealand
+64 9-366 9361
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Don't miss visiting this market-based the vibe is awesome, great selection of food and fresh produce. Coffee was pretty good too. * most vendors have card facility * restroom are clean and more * Loads of seating space. * Well worth the visit.

Thank Paul F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Have been a casual visitor for La Cigale for years. The website advertises the market open till 1:30pm. Visited today prior to 1:00pm only to find many of the stalls already packing up. Notably the substantial vege stall was all but wrapped up for the...More

Thank Howard952
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Choice of international eats as well as some good local fair. Food ranges from meats, cheeses, cakes, fresh roles and a range of French treats. Changes regularly. Also a good selection of international wines available for purchase. Farmers produce is of excellent quality. Coffee, music...More

Thank revpro
Reviewed 23 June 2017

Went to this market last Saturday not really knowing what to expect. It was fabulous. Not too big, not too small, lots of beautiful food to be experienced. I don't normally like markets, but this one felt special. Interesting stalls, and excellent quality food and...More

Thank InSeason
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Spent some time here on Sat morning and found this a very interesting and pleasant small market. Also enjoyed a delicious french breakfast while we were there with live music. Ratatouille

Thank John P
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

Great selection and choice across many cultures. Particularly liked the super hot Harissa. The Paella Negra was superb also. Lovely little French cafe tucked away inside just topped the whole experience off. Great way to spend a couple of hours when traveling in Auckland.

Thank CORUM68
Reviewed 13 June 2017

Recently visited La Cigale for Sunday breakfast as part of a pre-arranged famil that I attended. Would definitely not know about it if you were a tourist and I can see why the locals like to keep it a bit of a secret. I was...More

Thank Helen W
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

Don't let the name fool you, these markets have a lot to offer! From German Bratwurst, Vietnamese Pulled Pork Rolls, British bacon butties, Turkish Gozleme, Chinese Dumplings, Mediterranean Spreads, Spanish Paella and many more! There's coffee, freshly baked breads, cured salmon, kumbucha, dog treats, fresh...More

Thank McFly91
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

Vast floor space providing odd tables scattered around. Probably a better atmosphere at night. Mum had the parsnip soup which was hot, filling and tasty. I had the chicken Caesar salad which was adequate. Good service and some good wines too be bought next door...More

Thank MarcoAust
Reviewed 22 May 2017

We were taken to this market as part of a pre-arranged conference tour and found the best market we have seen anywhere in the world. Not only is it a fresh fruit and vegetable market, there are so many speciality gourmet stalls it is impossible...More

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30 November 2016|
Response from CarolynnFC | Reviewed this property |
No they close between Christmas and New Year open every other weekend.
21 August 2016|
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Response from bigj369 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry and Sunday's!
21 August 2016|
Response from nandy00 | Reviewed this property |
Both days and so worth a look