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Acacia Restaurant

72-112 Green Lane East | Novotel Auckland Ellerslie, Ellerslie, Auckland 1051, New Zealand
+64 9-529 9090
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good26%
  • Average31%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“garlic bread” (2 reviews)
“chicken” (4 reviews)
“steak” (3 reviews)
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New Zealand, Steakhouse, International
$$ - $$$
72-112 Green Lane East | Novotel Auckland Ellerslie, Ellerslie, Auckland 1051, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a 3 night stay and dined in the restaurant the first night. Wife is celiac so order a chicken dish which could be ordered gluten free. It came out as the non gluten free option. Could have help if the waitress used a pen...More

Thank Peter M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I ordered food from Acacia to be delivered to my motel and a brilliant choice. Best arancini I have had for a long time. Salad was fresh and well presented. Desert of chocolate brownie was also delicious. Good sized portions, fresh and well presented for...More

Thank Christine G
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

After such a great experience last time decided to meet for lunch and order some more epic garlic bread. I went for the salad and my friend ordered a vege burger. Plus the garlic bread. Garlic bread was really oily (still nice) but need a...More

Thank Toni C
Reviewed 27 January 2018

Spacious restaurant. Good, friendly service. Food average. God selection of drinks. No need to leave the hotel if you arrive hungry.

Thank Barbara R
Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

Was pretty hungry but didn’t wanted the Buffett option so ordered in the bar. Great selection of food and good seating layout. Staff were exceptionally friendly and went out of their way to please. Ordered garlic bread, beef burger and my friend had Kumara Gnocchi....More

Thank Toni C
Reviewed 4 January 2018

Great service for a big restaurant. The staff were friendly and the lamb was delicious. I would like to try more things on the menu, so will go back. Good for big groups or buffet.

Thank AustraliaPaz
Reviewed 6 December 2017

Had lunch and dinner there. Lunch was a buffet meal and was very good. Great selection of food. Dinner not so great. Restaurant was very busy but the staff were very slow. When the mains arrived there were no vegetables or side salads, just meat...More

Thank Motoxnut
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Had a lovely meal here and barista coffee single shot latte. Ordered something quick and easy wedges. came out very quickly and cooked well. You can get steak for $26 and fish or chicken or pizza some choices.

Thank karina f
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

I travel a lot for work and leisure. I usually stay clear of the hotel restaurant get out and explore plus I find them over priced and average for quality. This one REALLY surprised. In my expectations were low but the quality of the food...More

Thank Adrian C
Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

We had a grabone voucher for the buffet, so at $70 for two people was excellent value for money, and I wouldn't have been upset at paying the standard $50 pp. A good selection of mains, steak, ham, seafood, spaghetti bolognese etc, little bit weird...More

Thank Alice L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$3 - US$26
New Zealand, Steakhouse, International
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Television, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Open Hours
6:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
6:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
6:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
6:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
6:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
6:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
6:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 72-112 Green Lane East | Novotel Auckland Ellerslie, Ellerslie, Auckland 1051, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  Ellerslie
  • Phone Number: +64 9-529 9090
  • E-mail
Welcome to Acacia Restaurant and Garden Bar located at the internationally renowned 4.5 star hotel, Novotel Auckland Ellerslie. Set in the leafy inner-city suburb of Ellerslie, the restaurant offers a relaxed dining experience with a modern New Zealand menu. Acacia Garden Bar provides both indoor and garden relaxing spaces, perfect for tranquil alfresco lunches or to unwind after work with drinks.
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