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Imperial Lane

Fort Lane | 7 Fort Lane, Auckland, New Zealand
+64 9-929 2703
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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Cafe, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Fort Lane | 7 Fort Lane, Auckland, New Zealand
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a great setting for coffee or lunch or something. The atmosphere and use of old lamps was fantastic. Go and enjoy.

Thank LJB58
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

I tried oit Imperial Lane since I was staying at tje nearby Mercure Auckland, and I was intrigued to find out whether other reviewers' comments about the "small portions" was justified or not. I ordered the poached egg on bagels with crispy bacon - well...More

Thank Richard R
Reviewed 6 April 2017

On a recent visit with friends we were looking for a cafe with good food and coffee - We came across this one, and am pleased to say it delivered on all fronts. Very cool industrial style inside, lots of space, and the food and...More

Thank Maxelle1
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

Lovely food with great service in a spacious and relaxed atmosphere. Had the breakfast board which included the blast from the past 'boiled egg and soldiers', fun and yum.

Thank Stacker63
Reviewed 4 March 2017

Love the industrial design. Have a good coffee in a private corner of this dark, cool design coffee shop. Nice staff. Plenty of space. Easy to access with a pram.

Thank Teresa A
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

Usually love this cafe but today it wasn't great. Ordered 2 cappuccinos & 1 almond, 1 plain croissant. Asked for them warmed but they came cold. They were so dry, definitely not fresh. Very disappointing. Drinks were far too strong. Definitely not to their usual...More

Thank Emmajury
Reviewed 22 February 2017

Back lane cafe, in interesting setting. Coffee was good, but not great. Nice place to sit and people watch.

Thank happysheepChina
Reviewed 12 February 2017

This place had some good ratings for breakfast, so i thought i would pop my head in with a friend and check it out. It was nice, relaxed, quiet, off the beaten track down a laneway with indoor and outdoor, warm, seating. The food wasn't...More

Thank OzTravels80
Reviewed 16 January 2017

We went for breakfast and had great poached eggs on toast and eggs benedict. The coffees were nice and the staff were friendly. The place has great ambience, being set up in a long sloping loading bay, with a big open air door at the...More

Thank egrieb2017
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

Lovely place in the back lanes of Auckland. We tried the Steak and Guinness pie with homemade tomato chutney (NZD $9.00). YUMMO. This is a great place to chill out.

Thank Steven R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$18
Cafe, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
09:00 - 14:00
07:30 - 18:00
07:30 - 18:00
07:30 - 21:00
09:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Fort Lane | 7 Fort Lane, Auckland, New Zealand (Formerly Imperial lane)
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland Region  >  Auckland
  • Phone Number: +64 9-929 2703
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