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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)
Closes in 27 min
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 30 December 2017

We recently celebrated with a big family lunch - 23 people ( including 8 kids under 7). The food, the service and the quality were amazing. The owner had lovely surprises for the kids, the food came out so quickly and the kids menu catered...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank vfouhymullin
Reviewed 29 December 2017

This is really fine food and the hours are great too. We chatted with the owner and at some excellent dishes.

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Valerie S
Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

We walked 30 minutes to find out this “Vegetarian Friendly” restaurant had a single vegetarian dish in which the main ingredient was cauliflower. This restaurant should not be flagged “Vegetarian Friendly”.

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank vernons_12
Reviewed 8 December 2017

Excellent 2-course meal with a pretty good house wine for 30NZD/pax - more than reasonable I would say. Our waiter was super friendly and patient - gave us quite a few tips about Auckland (we went to Devonport on his recommendation which we would have...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank alexmetric
Reviewed 20 November 2017

Lovely restaurant in the heart of Parnell with the added bonus of being BYO Friendly staff and beautiful food Couldn't complain about anything

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Liz O
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

We had the lunch special yesterday. It was very good. It consisted of slice each of garlic bread, very tasty and varied salad, main course.. there are about 5 choices. We had the pan fried fish fillet and the lamb shank. Both had potato sides....More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank John N
Reviewed 6 November 2017

Fine dining ! Great atmosphere to include beautiful white linen ! Brilliant attention to detail and the the food superb. Returning 5 years since my last visit, the waiter remembered me and the wine that I had enjoyed previously.

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank jonentone
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

I've been here before a couple of times with girlfriends for the $20 lunch special which I thoroughly recommend, but this is the first time I've been here for dinner. The food was lovely, very tasty & the serving size generous. Service is fantastic, attentive...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank 83nikk
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

On recommendation we visited Parnell 149 for lunch when we arrived in Auckland. The $20 lunch special was not only well priced but the service and the food offering was superb. The menu options were limited but excellent. I could not resist the schnitzel and...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank awalsc2
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

We go to this place to celebrate on a regular basis, even when there's nothing to celebrate. The food is always fabulous and the atmosphere, service and attention is first class. The steaks are very very good and the desserts never missed. We are always...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Whittakb
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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
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
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
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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