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Red Shed Palazzo

16 Jesmond Road | Auckland, Karaka, Auckland 2578, New Zealand
+64 9-294 6687
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good35%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Hours
Cafe, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
16 Jesmond Road | Auckland, Karaka, Auckland 2578, New Zealand
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Reviewed yesterday

A wonderful venue for a family wedding. The whole package, fabulous food and staff. This was a great place to party with family.

Thank kellycamgram
Reviewed September 18, 2018 via mobile

For lunch two of us ordered the chicken snitzel special - it was rubbery and dry like it has been cooked earlier and then microwaved - it was inedible. It came with fried potatoes that had like a cheap curry powder over them - why...More

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RedShedPalazzo, Manager at Red Shed Palazzo, responded to this reviewResponded September 20, 2018

Hi there, I am terribly sorry to hear about your bad experience here at the Red Shed. We absolutely do make everything fresh to order and I am unable to explain what has happened in regards to your meals. I will be talking to our...More

Reviewed September 17, 2018

The Red Shed Palazzo in Karaka is very nice Good menu Nice food Good coffee Nice drinks menu too Good staff Great service

Thank Brycee10
Reviewed August 18, 2018

had the smoked chicken omelete, which was huge, slightly too salty for me but otherwise great., def come back again, if we didnt live so far away would have liked to go to sunday market

Thank errolin100
RedShedPalazzo, Manager at Red Shed Palazzo, responded to this reviewResponded August 20, 2018

Thank you for your response - will take this back to our kitchen team. Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed August 6, 2018

Friendly staff, fabulous food and atmosphere. Wonderful portions - you won't leave hungry! Big gardens, would be fab in the summer especially if you have children. There is a local farmers' market there on Sunday mornings.

Thank Leah F
RedShedPalazzo, Manager at Red Shed Palazzo, responded to this reviewResponded August 20, 2018

Hi Leah, Thank you for your awesome review. Glad to hear you have enjoyed your experience with us, hope to see you back soon! Thanks Red Shed Palazzo Team

Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

Went here on school holiday days for first time. Had mushrooms which was Devine. The kids had pancakes and they loved exploring outside which gave the Mums in the group time to catch up. Will definitely be back.

Thank Tina T
RedShedPalazzo, Manager at Red Shed Palazzo, responded to this reviewResponded August 20, 2018

Thank you for your review Tina, love that you enjoyed your time with us. We will see you next holidays maybe! Thanks Red Shed Palazzo Team

Reviewed June 16, 2018 via mobile

Been here quite a few times and the coffee is always great! Staff are friendly, the place is clean, food is good - and the atmosphere and decor is gorgeous! Went to their Sunday Markets for the first time and that was lovely too. Great...More

Thank Georgia R
Reviewed May 5, 2018 via mobile

We recently celebrated the 80th Birthday of a family member here at the Red Shed. Adjacent to the cafe there is an area set aside for functions. This area is rustic but a very pleasant place for a family gathering. Plenty of seats for the...More

Thank hmt002
Reviewed April 29, 2018

Nice rambling cafe set in the country. Eclectic decor and a Sunday market make it a nice stop in. Lots of locals mainly. Serves hearty lunched and is licensed.

Thank astropig
Reviewed April 12, 2018

If you are feeling to have breakfast or lunch out in the country then you need to visit the Red Shed Palazzo. We went for a few times for breakfast for a drive out of Auckland. You sit between plants and little waterfalls. The surroundings...More

Thank Wanda F
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$13
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Takeout, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 Jesmond Road | Auckland, Karaka, Auckland 2578, New Zealand (Formerly Cafe Palazzo at Shed 16)
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  Karaka
  • Phone Number: +64 9-294 6687
  • E-mail
Just 1km off the Drury off-ramp you'll discover Red Shed Palazzo - which is operated by Paul & Kristina Smith. Tucked off the motorway down Jesmond Rd and nestled amongst the beautiful gardens and a childrens playground area, Red Shed Palazzo is a stylish eatery, yet relaxed, and family (and dog!) Friendly. Red Shed Palazzo is open from 8.30Am to 4pm 7 days a week and you'll enjoy tasty innovative cuisine in a laid-back environment and also serves delicious ALLPRESS Coffee. The fully licensed cafe has Macs Gold and Speights Gold on tap and a full range of Mount Riley wines. The gorgeous garden surroundings are the perfect place to hold your wedding or any special occasion with an abundance of trees and water features. This stunning, quiet oasis of plant-life is available to hire for functions in the late afternoon and evenings and offers photo opportunities a plenty. This family-friendly cafe boasts a myriad of fun things to explore - a playground for the children and many places to relax and enjoy a tasty meal and coffee. Make sure you pop in to 64 Jesmond Rd and take in the wonder for yourself...We can't wait to meet you!
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