Malcolm Taylor and Associates

Porch Cafe and Bar

1 Saint Heliers Bay Road Saint Heliers Auckland
Commercial – 2017

Adnan Mutlu has worked in hospitality for over 20 years, graduating from a fine School of Food and Hospitality in Stuttgart. He worked in Spain, Germany and Turkey before setting up a number of restaurants in Auckland such as La... Read more

Adnan Mutlu has worked in hospitality for over 20 years, graduating from a fine School of Food and Hospitality in Stuttgart. He worked in Spain, Germany and Turkey before setting up a number of restaurants in Auckland such as La Vista, St Heliers and the Bodrum in New Market.

Located on the Corner of Tamaki Drive & St Heliers Bay Road, this has been a Place of Hospitality since its inception in 1908. Originally operating under the name of the Mariner Hotel, this prime location has now become one of St Heliers Best cafes. Porch brings a modern fusion of Spanish inspired cuisine, with an array of Tapas & small dishes & an equally large selection of Wines & Beers to compliment the Menu.

The Interior is a collection of Rustic & Industrial mediums & aims to be eclectic & spicy. Porch, as it has been named has traditional wrap around veranda, where people can take in the Sites, sounds & scenery that this small vibrant village offers up.

The lighting & Furniture helps create an inviting, casual, yet sophisticated vibe for locals & tourists alike to enjoy.

The sea green, has been chosen to connect with the Waitemata harbour & compliment the earthy floor & wood tones that make up the remaining palette.