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Calendula Cottage

12 Collie Road | Glenbrook, Auckland Central, Auckland 2681, New Zealand
+64 9-235 3324
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good41%
  • Average0%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Cafe, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
12 Collie Road | Glenbrook, Auckland Central, Auckland 2681, New Zealand
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Called in for late lunch on the way to the Manukau Heads. Found an enchanting little Gazebo in the garden to sit and eat. Fantastic. The food was excellent. Really enjoyed the Beetroot and Carrot Salad and the Chicken & Cranberry quiche. The type of...More

Thank GrantHay
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Visited here for Father's Day and it was nice. Lots of lovely places to sit and lots on the menu and cabinet food. Offering Standard food (burgers,cabinet food, filos, nuggets and chips) but really nicely done. I found it a little pricey and thought the...More

Thank therealhungryduck
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

11 of us dropped in without a booking on a Saturday while on on a car club run. The food, drinks and service were excellent, staff friendly and accomodating. A highly recommended stop if you are in the area.

Thank Ronakiwi
Reviewed 3 June 2017

Went there for lunch on Sunday. Very busy but excellent staff, great food selection and choice of inside or outside to eat. Outside in the garden on a summers day would be unbeatable. Possibly what really made the day was the staff of friendly young...More

Thank petergil
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Calendula Cottage has been a favourite spot for a cafe outing or a special occasion for many years. The garden setting is peaceful, the food is excellent and the service friendly.

Thank elad24
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

This place is AMAZING! There food is spectacular - I am never disappointed! The coffee is always great. They also have an amazing selection of slices - the carrot cake is delicious!The location is incredible as it is located in this amazing garden I highly...More

Thank Kiwifarmgirl
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

Took the wife here for lunch on Friday and it was great,as per usual. Really good,tasty food,lamb burger was lovely and the wife's meal looked awesome too. Quick,friendly service,even though they were really busy. Never had a bad meal or experience here. If you love...More

Thank krisstorm
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

The Stack was fabulous and service was great. I should have had another shot in my large flat white but that's just me.

Thank FranG1
Reviewed 28 February 2017

Calendula Cottage has been a great local destination for years and the venue keeps improving with age. Excellent food loads of choice and friendly helkpful staff. The venue is really lovely with a choice of covered or open air seating. Lo0vely garden surrounds so peaceful...More

Thank jacquibaker2017
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Very wet day but still a lovely spot. I had eaten here years ago. Lots of tempting options and I went with a delicious Roasted beetroot & Haloumi cheese salad. The dressing was so good, I wanted to lick the plate. My hubby chose the...More

Thank BrendaG296
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 Collie Road | Glenbrook, Auckland Central, Auckland 2681, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  Auckland Central
  • Phone Number: +64 9-235 3324
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