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Little and Friday

12 Melrose Street | Newmarket, Auckland 1023, New Zealand
+64 9-524 8742
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“doughnuts” (14 reviews)
“quiche” (7 reviews)
“lemon cake” (3 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 am - 3:30 pm Hours
Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
12 Melrose Street | Newmarket, Auckland 1023, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 83 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent deserts and coffee. Must arrive early if you want donuts or any of their popular items. Beware of crowds and waiting times.

Thank Ray J
Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

Shocking - overrated, dry food. No service - Manager very rude. Coffee took ages to arrive. A hair in my cake. Spent $100 here (brought my husband a savory tart and sweet tart - he threw both in the bin). Great waste of money- much...More

Thank TMRussel
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Visiting from London this is just the most delicious place for coffee or lunch.. try it all!! The quiche is fabulous and the savoury brioche is to die for!

Thank Christine B
Reviewed 3 March 2018

Food is quality but lack quantity. Staff was polite and place is pretty packed at lunch hour, so expect to wait to be served.

Thank nZdoll
Reviewed 25 January 2018 via mobile

A great location, with stylish food brings me back as I’m studying close by. Queues of people waiting to order at the counter, no cold soft drinks left at 1pm, sandwiches sold out, tables waiting to be cleared, limited product availability (peanut brittle), standing at...More

Thank Cathy A
Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

Very nice cafe. Lovely looking food. The sandwich was far to big tho. Prices weren't to bad. Sweets were amazing

Thank Annaliese E
Reviewed 9 November 2017

I love popping in for lunch. The baking is divine and the food is delicious! It's on my top list of eateries for casual or business lunch. Positives: -Thee best donuts in Auckland! (I know my donuts and I hate being disappointed!) -Freshly baked goods...More

Thank amkblackbetty
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

Great spot to catch up with friends. Wonderful food, especially their cakes. Customer service was excellent, with special mention to the manager Isaac who ensured I got my cake and coffee fix during a recent stormy day visit with my newborn. Thank you so much.

Thank yeyeyb
Reviewed 18 July 2017

Very upmarket trendy place but disappointing! Had heard many favourable comments from friends so tried it out. Food very expensive although good. Very fancy cakes but at top end prices. Virtually nothing below $6 and the medium flat white coffee I ordered was a very...More

Thank Adrian M
Reviewed 20 March 2017

We have been to Little & Friday a few times now and I am dismayed by the poor almost sullen service meted out to us on this particular visit. The guy serving offered no help whatsoever when I asked if they did milkshake type drinks...More

Thank jacquibaker2017
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
8:00 am - 3:30 pm
8:00 am - 3:30 pm
8:00 am - 3:30 pm
8:00 am - 3:30 pm
8:00 am - 3:30 pm
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 Melrose Street | Newmarket, Auckland 1023, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland
  • Phone Number: +64 9-524 8742
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