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Porcini Cafe - CLOSED

25 Commercial Road, Helensville, Auckland 0800, New Zealand
+64 9-420 8025
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  • Excellent88%
  • Very good12%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
5 Aug 2014
“Gone but not forgotten!!”
21 Jul 2014
“Birthday Dinner”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean, European
$$ - $$$
25 Commercial Road, Helensville, Auckland 0800, New Zealand
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Reviewed 6 August 2014

Sorry Trip Advisor Porcinis is no longer there. It closed last year and much sadness echoes around the district. Excellent food, charming ambiance, great chef and staff. Such a shame its gone.

Thank 1818Chrissy67
Reviewed 22 July 2014

Sadly no longer there - the proprietors have chosen a different direction. Regular Award winner and worth every Award they won. food was always excellent, lovely pleasant setting, service average when full, otherwise good.

Thank Michael P
Reviewed 3 March 2013

This place is brilliant. We quite often have takeaway pizza (easily the best in NZ) and have dined in on several occasions. The menu is creative yet not way-out. The service is attentive yet not suffocating. Add to that a BYO wine policy and you...More

Thank David E
Reviewed 1 March 2013

sunday night and the chef and staff were very helpful and nothing was too much trouble. the food tasted fantastic. and the wine was from the local winery.

Thank Linda T
Reviewed 27 December 2012

The food was great! I like the pizza, the staff are always very pleasant. I will eat here again. I like the pepperoni pizza, that is my favourate!

Thank davethekiwi
Reviewed 4 December 2012

This little hideaway in Helensville should not be a secret and is well worth the drive from anywhere. It has that lovely cosy feel and the gorgeous aroma of cooking when you walk in. We had great service and the food was superb. The only...More

Thank Jules88_11
Reviewed 22 November 2012

We went there for our son's 20th birthday. It's spring and the sun's warming rays are still soaking into the window frontage of Porcini, it was delightful watching the sun set over the hills to the west. The meals are wonderful and hugely generous, so...More

Thank Isolde E
Reviewed 26 May 2012 via mobile

Been there 4-5 times now being local. Food is beautifully cooked. The twice cooked duck is the best you'll get in Auckland. A lot of effort is put into the presentation. The prices are up there a bit but the food is worth it. There...More

Thank buck8444
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$12 - US$50
Good for
Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25 Commercial Road, Helensville, Auckland 0800, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  Helensville
  • Phone Number: +64 9-420 8025
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