Nikau Club Café
473 Scenic Drive, Waitakere (right before the Piha turnoff)
The Nikau Club Café is the highest café in Auckland looking out over the Waitakere ranges – a great spot to stop if you’re on your way out to Piha. There are fantastic views over the Waitakere ranges for the adults, a play area for the kids, and also a children’s menu.
Hours: Tuesday – Friday 12noon – closing
Saturday and Sunday 10am – closing
Ph: (09) 814 1919
116 Main Street, Upper Hutt
The Mayfair Café won Upper Hutt’s La Leche League’s child friendly café award in 2005. It has good food, a kiddies menu, and tasty smoothies. There is a children’s play area with an assortment of toys, and they are happy to accommodate for push chairs.
Hours: Sunday – Tuesday 8.30am – 4.30pm
Wednesday – Sunday 8.30am – Late
Ph: (04) 527 4116