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149 Parnell Road | Parnell, Auckland Central, Auckland 1052, New Zealand
+64 9-309 3878
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good18%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (52 reviews)
“garlic bread” (25 reviews)
“lamb shank” (14 reviews)
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European, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
149 Parnell Road | Parnell, Auckland Central, Auckland 1052, New Zealand
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Reviewed 13 March 2018

Good quality food. Served by very happy and friendky staff. Restuarant caters for BYOG, wine shop across the road. All our meals were tasty, well compiled and cooked as requested. Definitely will go again.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Ozzie149
Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

Was wondering through Parnell and spotted this gem. Great value lunch which tasted amazing as well! Would recommend to all!

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Henk S
Reviewed 4 March 2018

Went here for a catch-up dinner with friends, 12 people. No problem with accomodating us inside. Lovely restaurant, fabulous staff, ver friendly, no problem with food allergies. Sensational food, something for everyone from the menu. Would definitely return.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank 248petera
Reviewed 4 March 2018

This woul be one of the best, if not the best place to dine in Parnell. Wonderful food, great staff and plenty of variety on the menu.

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Colleen G
Reviewed 3 March 2018

We arrived in Auckland, tired and wanted a restaurant close by where we were staying so we didn't have to drive. Wandered up a block or two and came across Parnell 149 and one look a the menu convinced us this was worth a try,...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Loutsy
Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

This is a very very special treat, and you would not know it just looking at the menu. The names and descriptions of the dishes sound familiar, prices are average, but as soon as you get to eat the first piece of food you will...More

Date of visit: February 2018
1  Thank Kostas S
Reviewed 16 February 2018 via mobile

There for a special occasion, expecting a full menu, wasn't the case. However what choice s were available were fantastic. Staff very friendly & nice to be recognised by name considering we've never been there before. Also nice it was BYO as well as being...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank pwld
Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

I went with a group for lunch however I have also been for dinner as well. On both occasions the restaurant & the staff were impeccable. On arrival we were greeted by Brian who is friendly & welcoming. He immediately made us feel like we...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Linda H
Reviewed 18 January 2018

The $20 lunch is excellent value. Fruit juice, wine or beer, garlic bread, a choice of 4 main courses, all served with a side salad, and all for $20. Very nicely served on white table clothes with pleasant and helpful staff. And I can't write...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Pam P
Reviewed 30 December 2017

Here for lunch before Christmas and had the $30 Christmas special. Garlic bread, fantastic lamb shanks that are a must and dessert, all for $30 including a glass of beer. Not sure how this could be improved as the service was superb!

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Journey746681
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
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11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
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11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
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11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 149 Parnell Road | Parnell, Auckland Central, Auckland 1052, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  Auckland Central
  • Phone Number: +64 9-309 3878
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