Family Friendly Cafes in Auckland

  in  Australia/New Zealand
Parents know how stressful it can be to venture out to a cafe with young ones! But when you're in need of some fresh air and good company, these Auckland cafes have gone above and beyond the make sure little customers are cared for. From high chairs and colouring pages to toy areas and even playgrounds - these cafes are must-sees for parents in need of a caffeine fix and new scenery.

The Grounds
A beautiful cafe located in Henderson that boasts an incredible outdoor playground. Toddlers and older kids alike will be entertained on the playground that consists of slides, mini trampolines and a huge net/swing area. They have a kids meal and playground pass that ensures your little ones are well-fed and well-played while you enjoy some fresh air and maybe even some peace and quiet.

Need we say more than - kids eat free on Sundays! A very chill atmosphere, delicious food, and an epic margarita menu make this an amazing dinner option for parents. The cherry on top is that your little ones dine free on Sundays and receive a coloring page and colored pencils upon arrival. Cheers to that!

Fields Cafe
This lovely cafe is located in Albany, which means parking is a breeze. Delicious food and a playground outside means happy parents and happy kids! This cafe is also located near a Westfield Mall, which makes for a fun shopping pit stop.

Sugar at Chelsea Bay
Sweet treats by the ocean - what else could you ask for?! Head into the cafe for an incredible selection of sweets by Chelsea Sugar. Head outside and dine on one of the adorable pink picnic benches while your kids play on the playground to burn off some of that sugar.

Boric Food Market

This incredible food market is stocked full of so many incredible items. Sweet and savoury packaged food as well as gelato and a cafe near the back. Walk outside to some lovely outdoor seating and a fun play area for the kids. This is also a great place to host kids birthday parties!

Kings Garden Cafe Orakei
If you're in the city, this cafe is a must-see! The coffee and food are absolutely delicious and the kids play area has a fun little caravan for the kids to check out. They also have some toys and a little "grass" area near the caravan that keep even the littlest patrons entertained.

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