The Cav

68 College Hill, Ponsonby, Auckland, New Zealand, 1060
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Opening Information

Monday to Sunday
11am – 1am

Facilities
  • Disabled Access
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Alfresco Dining
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About The Cav

The Cav is a Ponsonby institution for everything from an upmarket lunch and dinner venue, through to a great place to meet for a couple of relaxing beers or a glass of wine or two.

Our talented kitchen, recently overhauled by Eugene Hamilton from Euro, offers an extensive menu featuring succulent, modern cuisine based on good value for money.

The restaurant offers unrivaled cuisine, a brunch venue where families can feel comfortable on weekends; and for those who like to party, The Cav evolves at night into a premier venue with great music and a vibrant atmosphere.

Your new home away from home and a perfect venue to enjoy legendary kiwi hospitality.

Cuisine: Modern New Zealand
Dress Code: Casual
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Visited On Friday, 01 November 2019

We were disappointed in the meals. The noise, accentuatd by the loud music, made table conversation extremely difficult.

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Visited On Friday, 01 November 2019

This is a good place to have delicious food and good beer 😎. Relaxed atmosphere and very courteous service.

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Visited On Saturday, 26 October 2019

The team did well considering how rammed it was for the RWC!

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Visited On Friday, 18 October 2019

Was a great venue, very relaxed - staff were awesome

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Visited On Saturday, 19 October 2019

Thanks so much to Aoife and the team for accommodating my large booking for Saturday night to watch the rugby! Atmosphere was awesome and the service was great :)

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Visited On Saturday, 19 October 2019

Awesome service and atmosphere

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Visited On Wednesday, 09 October 2019

Wonderful food, great service and great atmosphere

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Visited On Sunday, 22 September 2019

Overall food very tasty though a bit overpriced. Service excellent, friendly and accommodating.

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Visited On Sunday, 22 September 2019

Great for birthdays, the Sunday roast is amazing!!

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Visited On Wednesday, 18 September 2019

Our waitress/hostess was most attentive to us, which goes along way when you are in a big group. She had the right personality & efficiency to suit your style of restaurant & bar atmosphere. Thank you, this is the 2nd time we have had a group booking with you and both times have been exceptional. I came back for the curry... yum ! Well done :-)Karen

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Visited On Wednesday, 18 September 2019

The staff were very good & i liked the new menu

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Visited On Tuesday, 03 September 2019

Great spot, Great food and relaxing atmosphere.

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Visited On Thursday, 15 August 2019

Great food and location close to where we work.

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Visited On Wednesday, 14 August 2019

Excellent venue. I would recommend this place to everyone. Thankyou for going the extra mile to turn the TV off for us too. We appreciated that!

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Visited On Saturday, 10 August 2019

Great place to watch the ABs, very friendly and accommodating staff. Yum food and good selection of craft beers. A bit pricey but to be expected in Ponsonby.

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Visited On Wednesday, 07 August 2019

Great spot! Highly recommend.

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Visited On Monday, 05 August 2019

Excellent atmosphere, very modern gastro pub with great beer and food choices

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Visited On Saturday, 03 August 2019

Great service from staff

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Visited On Wednesday, 17 July 2019

Fantastic service.

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Visited On Thursday, 11 July 2019

Great staff

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Visited On Saturday, 29 June 2019

Booked here for a birthday, and everything was exceptional. Service being offered at our table constantly without needing to go to the bar, drinks flowing, music great, atmosphere amazing, warm and inviting. Considering we went at a very busy time with the rugby playing, had an awesome time!! Danced the night away. Highly recommend.

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Visited On Monday, 08 July 2019

Quiz night was fun and the food delicious.

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Visited On Saturday, 22 June 2019

Great atmosphere, service was outstanding! Staff work extremely hard. Had dinner there and the food was a bit average. I had the chicken tacos and the chicken was a bit dry. Couldn't fault anything else!

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Visited On Sunday, 23 June 2019

thanks, guys

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Visited On Saturday, 22 June 2019

Exceptional staff nothing was a bother. Made celebrating my Mums & twin sister’s 80th easily. Will recommend Thank you Karen

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