Cereal Killa

Our rating 

User rating 

12 reviews
Venue Image
360 Dominion Road,
Mt Eden
Auckland,
1010

(09) 630 8008

The ViewAuckland Review

StarStarStarStarStar
Review byBrett Atkinson11/06/2012

Cereal Killa, Auckland - Cafe Review

Vibe

A welcome addition to the emergence of the Dominion Rd café scene with a warm and colourful ambience combining retro touches with a pop culture spin.


Service

After two visits to Cereal Killa, we’ve seen no let up in the extremely personable and keen service delivered by all the staff. Driving it all with loads of energy is Sam the owner. His resume includes stints at The French Café and Amisfield Bistro near Queenstown, and it really shows.


Drinks

Excellent organic and fair-trade coffee from eighthirty up on K’Rd, and refreshing juices and smoothies. The breakfast smoothie ($7)- with added oats – is a mini-meal in itself.


Highlights

Look forward to interesting and innovative spins on traditional café fare. In the case of Cereal Killa, that means coconut porridge with pear, ginger and berries ($13), or the Half English ($17), with crushed potato, sausage, spinach, tomato and a poached egg. The Hungarian-style sausage is a real winter warmer treat.


Most Surprising Dish

The avocado eggs benedict with spinach, tomato, and delicate snow pea tendrils ($16.50).


The Bottom Line

Welcome to one of Auckland’s best new cafes, blending brilliant service, a hip and laidback ambience, and a serious approach to really good food.


A Reason To Return

For one of Cereal Killa’s sandwiches ($8.50)– try the chorizo, feta and pinenuts variation – or for a comfort food lunch. We’ve heard great things about the chicken schnitzel with creamy potato mash, rocket and slow-roasted tomato ($17).

Cereal Killa has been reviewed by 12 users
 

Most Read Today

image
01 Auckland's Best Malls

Check out our picks of the top five malls in Auckl...

image
02 Auckland's Best Swimming Pools

We have a look at five heated swimming pool comple...

image
03 Auckland's Best Free Kids Activities

We check out the best five free kids activities in...

image
04 Auckland's Best Playgrounds

The kids have spoken and we are pleased to present...

image
05 Auckland’s Best Kids Winter Activities

Auckland’s Best Kids Winter Activities

Content updated: 25/09/2016 13:17

Restaurant Reviews

Get Onboard

Make It A Date

Connect

Latest Restaurants User Reviews

  • Andy's Burgers & Bar
    Have been there several times. Once just husband and once the who...

    Leaguelova on 22/09/2016 @ 4:32 p.m.
  • Cafe Abyssinia & Ethiopian Cuisine
    Cafe is small but the food is good. No waiting time.Lots of parki...

    Gautam on 22/09/2016 @ 4:17 p.m.
  • Devon On The Wharf
    Was really excited about the prospect of a decent bistro arriving...

    dreadlockrasta on 11/09/2016 @ 9:05 a.m.
  • Bracu Restaurant
    What an experience! well worth the drive from the city. We will b...

    wanderlustkatie on 25/08/2016 @ 1:03 p.m.
  • Mekong Baby
    Amazing service and amazing Duck Curry. So many vibrant flavou...

    kooleno on 25/08/2016 @ 12:18 p.m.
Hitwise Award Winner