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Der Metz

) #498 of 1,890 Restaurants in Auckland $$ - $$$ German, European,
7 Averill Avenue, Auckland, New Zealand
+64 9-528 8012
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good40%
  • Average20%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“sauerkraut” (14 reviews)
“pork hock” (14 reviews)
“meatballs” (2 reviews)
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German, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
7 Averill Avenue, Auckland, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I think I can say that our experience was a little mixed. We booked, but when we arrived, they were not aware of our booking - plus, there are two doors into the establishment which is in two, separate sections. We entered the wrong section...More

Thank platypus7
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Came with a fairly large group so we booked beforehand. We were welcomed once we entered and shown to our tables. The waitress was quite helpful when we were ordering drinks. They have 1L vessels of beer, some of which you con't get anywhere else....More

Thank Acineto
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

Family over from Oz and we decided to head to Kohimarama for lunch. First time at Der Metz and i have to say was the best choice we made. This unique restaurant has all this amazing stuff round the walls that keeps you amused and...More

Thank Jill M
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

We had a lovely you waitress, but the food was shocking. No flavour and more than half the menu came from the fryer. My friend had the meatloaf and it tasted like cardboard. I had the venison and it came with gravy from a packet...More

Thank ChefBunker
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

We normally visit this restaurant whenever we are really hungry and in the mood for deep fried stuff. The reason is simple, the portions are massive, the flavours are good and the price is pretty convenient. Normally we go for the Paprika Schnitzel and get...More

Thank Guillermo M
Reviewed 20 May 2017

Stopped by for a beer with a mate.Was pleasantly surprised at the large selection of beers available ..and at reasonable prices.Worth visiting

Thank Kiwigolfer2011
Reviewed 14 April 2017

My cousin comes up from Hawkes Bay regularly and ALWAYS dines at this great German styled restaurant. We joined him and his brother this week for a great time. All three guys chose the pork hock, which we thought would be a nice big knuckle....More

Thank guggetravel
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Whenever we go to Kohimaramar we make a point of having dinner at dee Metz. The portions are large . This time around we were dissatisfied with the lack of spices in the food. The meat wasn't bland, the red cabbage was too sweet. The...More

Thank Elisabeth R
Reviewed 31 March 2017

Waitresses in traditional dress which is nice. Nice vibrant atmosphere but the meals dont stack up. Chips were cold- not luke warm. Meat was fine- Porterhouse steak and the crumbed schnitzel.

Thank kiwifood2015
Reviewed 10 March 2017

The venue is in a very pleasant street off the main street, with inside and outside seating, and plenty of parking availability. Inside it has a very interesting rustic decoration. The staff are very friendly and helpful. The portions are truly large. Unfortunately that day...More

Thank Global_Citizen_YK
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
German, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Averill Avenue, Auckland, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland Region  >  Auckland
  • Phone Number: +64 9-528 8012
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