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268 Ponsonby Road,

(09) 360 4000

Bambina Information

Bambina in Ponsonby, Auckland, is a casual, relaxed breakfast and lunch café. Simple food, using the freshest ingredients.

Opening Hours
Daily: 07.00 to 16.00
Avg Food Spend
$$ per person
Food Info
Set Lunch Menu, Breakfast Menu
Outdoor Area
Metro Top 50 Cafes - 2011 Metro Top 10 Cafe Award 2008 Best Café in New Zealand 2005 - Café Magazine
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Disabled Facilities
Wheelchair Access, Disabled Toilets

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Reviewer queen
Went to Bambina the other day I had the vegetarian panini I don't like feta cheese so they swapped it out for me with cheddar cheese with no extra cost which was nice of them. The staff we all friendly and always had a smile on their face :)
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Reviewer citykid
consistently good coffee and friendly staff - even on a cold day it's well worth sitting under the awnings at Bambina and people watching - such a good Ponsonby pastime!
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Reviewer paulus
Had lunch at Bambina in Ponsonby yesterday. Like the large communal table concept - the outdoor tables are far too cramped for my liking. Coffee is good and a good selection of counter food. Service was also pretty good today - good sorts!
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Reviewer hwalters
First week back at work and a trip to Bambina was one the cards - if only the rest of the year could be this relaxed!!!Always good coffee and nibbles - a bit cramped perhaps (especially on the streetside seating) but because it is consistently good, Bambina is my go-to Ponsonby cafe option.
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Reviewer karend
Met some clients at Bambina during the week having not been there for ages. Only had the coffee, but the food looked grand. Certainly well patroned, hard to fault Bambina really (although - we were asked a total of three times if any of our group wanted some food...we were there only 20 mins or so so it wasnt like we were taking up the space!)
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Reviewer Anonymous
Bambina rates highly as a nice, friendly Ponsonby cafe. The food is always fresh and tasty, and the staff are good value. Bambina is good for lunch or just a quick coffee and muffin.
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Reviewer Anonymous
Exquisite pear, broad bean and parmesan salad. Heavenly combination i'd never had thought of myself. Devine!
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Reviewer Anonymous
Bambina is a fantastic cafe with fast and friendly service. Food is always fresh and delicious, there is a great magazine selection too - what more could you want!
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