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The Apothecary

) #7 of 27 Restaurants in Howick $$ - $$$ Cafe, European,
27 Picton Street, Howick 2014, New Zealand
+64 9-535 9661
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good29%
  • Average12%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible8%
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Cafe, European, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
27 Picton Street, Howick 2014, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We are regulars here. Always an awesome atmosphere, we love the vintage decor. Most of which is for sale! Great coffee, food is delicious and the staff are super friendly. Nice to have a stylish cafe in Howick where there's plenty of room. I'm planning...More

Thank scoutsmum
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our first morning visiting friends in Howick, we were treated to breakfast here. The dishes we ordered were very large and we could have split them between us!

Thank TropicSplendor
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Been here several times. Food is nice and quality is consistent. Cesear salad is beautiful and chips are very tasty. Highly recommended.

Thank Wang J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We used to love this place and it was favourite for brunch on our way to Auckland. This time it was disappointing. We entered the restaurant from the car park and the entrance was untidy and unkempt. Once inside there seemed to be some confusion...More

Thank josied1
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

Food and coffee great as always, evenings in the bar have an addition now with the comedy nights, lastnight a 10/10 with Brendhan Lovegrove - Yum!!! See you next month for the next one.

Thank Keith W
Reviewed 7 May 2017

We were here to meet a friend for coffee on a Saturday morning. Very busy is how you would describe the cafe. Staff very friendly and helpful and found us a table (they put reserved signs on the larger tables to ensure that they are...More

Thank John S
Reviewed 26 April 2017

We went to The Apothecary for a friends 60th Birthday Party. Another Howick Treasure. It was a great place and recommend to anyone to give this place a try. The Staff were great and the food that they served was outstanding.

Thank MoanaAuckland
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Good location, serves good coffee and food in nice surroundings. Friendly service with a smile. outside and inside seating.

1  Thank GIDAYE
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

First time here food was good. Went there 1/4/17 for breakfast , my partner ordered poached eggs on multigrain toast with tomatoes. You could've had better bread out of a packet of molenberg from the supermarket. Absolute rubbish and unbecoming of a cafe supposedly to...More

Thank Colbarn2
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

Visited this restaurant with my families. Staff was very attentive and friendly. Ordered the signature sandwich with chips. Portion was huge but nothing wow in terms of the ingredients, which is the usual egg, tomato, lettuce, ham, onion, cheese...etc. The kids had fish and chips....More

Thank Alvis W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
09:00 - 15:00
07:30 - 16:00
07:30 - 16:00
07:30 - 00:00
07:30 - 00:00
07:30 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 27 Picton Street, Howick 2014, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland Region  >  Howick
  • Phone Number: +64 9-535 9661
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