About Us

Red Shed Palazzo is the WINNER of Rural Cafe of the Year 2016 and 2017 and the top South-Auckland destination. Whether you’re looking for a tranquil and beautiful place to hold a wedding, or just a fantastic cup of ALLPRESS coffee.

WINNER of Rural Cafe of the Year 2016. Just 1km off the Drury off-ramp you’ll discover Red Shed Palazzo - which is operated by Paul & Kristina Smith.

Tucked off the motorway down Jesmond Rd and nestled amongst the beautiful gardens and a childrens playground area, Red Shed Palazzo is a stylish eatery, yet relaxed, and family (and dog!) friendly.

Red Shed Palazzo is open from 8.30am to 4pm 7 days a week and you’ll enjoy tasty innovative cuisine in a laid-back environment and also serves delicious ALLPRESS Coffee. Our fully licensed cafe has Speights Gold, Macs Gold on tap and a full range of Mount Riley wines.

The gorgeous garden surroundings are the perfect place to hold your wedding or any special occasion with an abundance of trees and water features. This stunning, quiet oasis of plant-life is available to hire for functions in the late afternoon and evenings and offers photo opportunities a plenty.

This family-friendly cafe boasts a myriad of fun things to explore – a playground for the children and many places to relax and enjoy a tasty meal and coffee.

Make sure you pop in to 64 Jesmond Rd and take in the wonder for yourself...we can’t wait to meet you!