Otago Polytechnic

Enjoy great coffee everyday! 

If you’re chasing a caffeine boost or just a lunchtime bite, AKO serves quality coffee, specialty drinks and a variety of tasty sweets and savouries. It is located on a street-front position on Harbour Terrace (next to Manaaki). 

AKO Café is now operating as a shared commercial and student space and will be open every weekday morning during the year.

Our students will be preparing food and running the café as part of their training requirements from Wednesday to Friday on selected weeks during the year.

Opening hours
8.30am to 12.30pm - Monday to Friday


Build your own lunchbox:

Where: Ako Espresso Café on Harbour Terrace

When: Wednesday 24, Thursday 25 and Friday 26 October

Time: 8.00am – 1.30pm

What: Choose any sandwich, salad and sweet for only $10



Vietnamese Pork Baguette

Pulled Jackfruit Baguette (V) (DF)

Cajun Chicken Bagel

Gluten free bread will be available on request



Roasted Pumpkin and Quinoa (V) (DF)

Roasted Cauliflower and Chickpea (V) (CN) (DF)

Charred Broccoli and Mung Bean (V) (CN) (DF)



Mini Carrot Cake (GF) (CN)

Coconut and Raspberry Slice

Vegan Chocolate Chip Cookie (V) (DF)