french-rendezvous-cafe-logoPhilippe, Claire, and the team invite you to come in for a nice meal, nibbles or a glass of wine at Auckland’s only lakeside restaurant next to The PumpHouse Theatre.

We’re open Tues to Fri 10am – 3pm, Sat and Sun 9am – 4pm. Pre-show dinners are from 5:30pm (Booking required 24hr prior). The Satellite Bar is open before the show and during interval for most performances at The PumpHouse serving wines, soft drinks, ice cream and pastries.

Bon appétit!

Opening Hours


Closed except by special arrangement.

Tuesday to Friday

Breakfast and Lunch: 10:00 am to 3:00 pm
Dinner: Bookings essential


Breakfast and Lunch: 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
Dinner: Bookings essential


Breakfast and Lunch: 9:00 am to 4:00 pm

Book a function

You can book your function at the French Rendez-vous.  We can cater for up to 50 people seated, or 100 people in buffet style with a menu to suit your budget. For more infromation, contact us on 487 0009 or email

How to find us

The French Rendez-vous is in Killarney Park, on the shore of Takapuna’s Lake Pupuke, next to The PumpHouse Theatre.

You can find the entrance to Killarney Park off Manurere Avenue. For a map and directions from the Motorway, see The PumpHouse Theatre’s How to Find Us page.

There is plenty of free parking and it’s a flat walk from the carpark to the restaurant.


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