Pastis Chez Francoise

Our rating 

User rating 

7 reviews
Venue Image
128 Victoria Street West,
Auckland Central

(09) 379 3286

Add a User Review for

Pastis Chez Francoise
Add user review button
Add your own review of this restaurant

Latest Reviews

User icon
StarStarStarNo StarNo Star
Reviewer Brennybumnuts
We recently dined at Pastis for a business lunch. We were greeted with smiles and taken to our table which was unfortunately in the middle of the restaurant so was very exposed and noisy. The waiting staff were French and very friendly, however we did struggle to hear the specials. Two of us opted for the salmon special which was served in a savoury crepe. The salmon was smoked and the dish was accompanied by a rich sauce which overall I found tasty, but too rich for my taste. Others at the table had the egg, cheese and sausage crepe which was apparently good as was the steak and frites. We shared a decent bottle of Bouteille which was very good. Overall I was satisfied with Pastis but it didn't have the wow factor.
User icon
StarNo StarNo StarNo StarNo Star
Reviewer aneleseiram
Food at Pastis OK waiter fine but the Manager is so arrogant he turns a mild complaint into a debate as if he has a battle to win! We definitely won't be returning to Pastis for Round 2 and advise if you can't abide arrogance stay away.
User icon
StarStarStarNo StarNo Star
Reviewer Pastis
Hi there, Pastis is under new management now, we'd love to have you back and show you the new approach in action!
- Report
User icon
StarNo StarNo StarNo StarNo Star
Reviewer wanna
It's very poor service at Pastis restaurant, I tried to make the booking for lunch and the waitress that answered the phone had put me on hold for more than 10 mins and didn't even come back to the phone!! I called again and its the same waitress and didn't apologise when I told her that it was rude of her to put me on hold for longer than 10 mins and her excuse was we're very busy and then she just hung up on me!! Not recommended anyone to go to Pastis restaurant at all and not impress with their staff.
User icon
StarStarStarStarNo Star
Reviewer Brotherboris
Went with 4 friends one of whom has owned several international restaurants and is currently setting up a new "dining experience" in New York. The restaurant was not aware of our friends background and we didn't tell them... He had a fabulous time annd so did we. The food was delicious and the service great. :)
User icon
StarStarNo StarNo StarNo Star
Reviewer Flower
Not a very pleasant experience.
My man and I went there to celebrate our anniversary hoping for a quiet, romantic dinner. However, the tables too close together for comfort, the place was crowded and way too noisy (like being at a busy pub) and the waiter was on the arrogant side.
The food was good though, but not enough to make us come back.
User icon
Reviewer Cédric Dalby
For a French guy, going to a French restaurant abroad is always very funny: yo always eat or drink dishes you have never ever heard of, and that look nothing like French cuisine...

But Pastis is completely different! It is France! It looks French, smells French, people speak French...

It's nice to be home!
My best souvernir there: France VS All Black test match in June!!
User icon
Reviewer Anonymous
We love Pastis. The service is excellent and the food is just great. We had the escargot for entree which was perfect and the waiter saw that we still had gravy left so he brought us more bread. Our mains were stunning too. Love the atmosphere and the wait staff were all French too!
We were too full for dessert but have vowed to go back again!
The views contained in these user reviews are not endorsed by ViewAuckland in any way and are provided by users who wish to publish their independent views of the respective establishment.

What's near Pastis Chez Francoise?

Below are the nearest 5 venues within 500 metres of Pastis Chez Francoise.
Cinemas near Pastis Chez Francoise (0)

Most Read Today

01 Auckland's Best Malls

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

02 Auckland's Best Playgrounds

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

03 Auckland's Best Free Kids Activities

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

04 Auckland's Best Rooftop Bars

When Auckland's weather allows, enjoy a few coldie...

05 Auckland's Best Swimming Pools

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

Content updated: 28/01/2015 01:22

Restaurant Reviews

Get Onboard

Make It A Date


Latest Restaurants User Reviews

  • Woodworks Avondale
    Dropped in on a whim to check out Woodworks as we'd driven past m...

    wilbur101 on 27/01/2015 @ 1:27 p.m.
  • FISH
    We enjoyed a lovely family lunch at Fish on New Years Day. It is...

    LisaS_LocalHero on 21/01/2015 @ 11:34 a.m.
  • Mexicali Fresh Takapuna
    Yay! Mexicali Fresh is now in Takapuna. They have tasty food, fr...

    LisaS_LocalHero on 19/01/2015 @ 1:08 p.m.
  • Boy & Bird
    Took the family of 4 kids (two teenagers and 2 twenty plus) for a...

    monnie on 17/01/2015 @ 2:45 p.m.
  • Maldito Mendez
    We've been here twice recently and are never disappointed. Their ...

    GailB on 13/01/2015 @ 9:50 a.m.
Hitwise Award Winner