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Hugo's Bistro

67 Shortland Street, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
+64 9-320 4387
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“schnitzel” (4 reviews)
“veal” (2 reviews)
International, European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
67 Shortland Street, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
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Reviewed 13 February 2018

Coming from the northern hemisphere, we were very excited to see summer produce being so well utilized on the menu. The food was excellent! Loved this little place with the warm service and lovely atmosphere.

Thank Misty R
Reviewed 21 December 2017

This is a very charming restaurant with modern decor. The menu had enough variety and they were very aware of the needs of someone with celiacs. there were 6 of us and we had entrees and mains. All said their meals were excellent. The schnitzel...More

Thank Sophia R
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Reviewed 20 December 2017

This is the second time I've been to Hugo's and it has been an amazing experience both times. The food is second to none and the friendly and attentive staff were a pleasure. The hosted a group of the 9 of us exceptionally. I'll definitely...More

Thank Brookeie
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

A local recommended this place and we were not disappointed! The food and drinks were so healthy, we could feel it doing us good! I stared off with a lemon, ginger and rosemary spritz and then had chicken chargrilled skewered meat with roasted eggplant, baby...More

Thank Cruiserkids
Reviewed 29 November 2017

We booked out Hugo's for a Corporate Client Hosting dinner. Sarah and her team were outstanding and provided A++ quality service, beverages and food. The atmosphere and decor is also fantastic. We'll definitely being having private functions there again in the future. Thanks Hugo's!

Thank Nic V
Reviewed 20 November 2017

Beautiful setting, very cosy and intimate.. best with one on one or small groups. Nice variety of food choices, yummy! Nice wine and very friendly staff. Love it!

Thank Aimee M
Reviewed 16 November 2017 via mobile

We had dinner here.. Really great service and loved the sexy wee fit out- inspiring. I discovered my fave new cocktail- spicy margarita! Delish. We had the salt fish croquettes and I’ve been thinking about them ever since, yummo. We followed with the brisket and...More

Thank Natalie J
Reviewed 15 November 2017

Lucky me, I was taken here on a business lunch, and it was WONDERFUL. Great food, warm and friendly service, beautiful atmosphere, and just so so yummy. As Arnie said - I'll be back!

Thank Nina F
Reviewed 14 November 2017

Blown away by this bistro not only is the food exceptional but the staff are wonderful and the interior is second to none. My new favourite place.

Thank Emma C
Reviewed 11 November 2017

Amazing service and amazing food. Highly recommend a visit. The schnitzel is soooo yummy and ALL the starters.

Thank KJD_1
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 67 Shortland Street, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  Auckland Central
  • Phone Number: +64 9-320 4387
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Situated in the heart of Auckland's bustling cityscape, Hugo's Bistro marks the latest venture from Auckland restaurateurs, Clare & Joost van den Berg, positioning the all-day bistro as big brother to sister restaurant, Odettes Eatery. Open for Take-Away Coffee, Breakfast, Lunch, Drinks & Dinner from two menus, the Earlier and the Later.
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