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Auckland Central, Auckland, New Zealand
+64 9-360 9301
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Auckland Central, Auckland, New Zealand
+64 9-360 9301
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Reviewed 16 July 2017

Ponsonby is the place to get social, the place to be seen, the place to be hip even when you are not. It is a place to be seen and one of favorite suburb of Auckland. Ponsonby's nightlife scene in general is vibrant.

Thank ArghyaKolkata
Reviewed 12 July 2017

We were meeting friends for Brunch and walked thru Ponsonby to the venue. Some great little shops, restaurants and bars. Just outside the main downtown area of the city.

Thank Graeme M
Reviewed 23 June 2017

Perhaps my favourite suburb in Auckland - Ponsonby - because it is so viberant and has much to offer. It is a colourful part of town which much happening at night. There are many bars and restaurants on Ponsonby road plus several hostels. There is...More

Thank blot17
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

You can chose Japanese, Argentinian, Asian and many other type of food ! The price is average but the food is good ! Not many spaces to seat thou.

Thank Tânia C
Reviewed 21 June 2017

On Ponsonby Road you have lots of options to eat, drink, shopping and more. It's perfect to a dine out or have a long night. I really love this place.

Thank Indegirl1
Reviewed 4 June 2017

You really can't go past Ponsonby for a bit of an Auckland wander. There is public art, great people watching, wonderful designer clothes and shoes, bookstores, good homewares and gifts, and plenty of places for coffee, dinner, brunch of all descriptions. I never have a...More

Thank BiddyNZ
Reviewed 1 June 2017

Driving through Ponsonbury I felt like I had been transported back to a by gone romantic era. The homes were majestic.

Thank sandraN68DJ
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Spent an afternoon walking around Ponsonby. Very pleasant and had a nice lunch in one of many cafes in the area. Nice range of shops and great views from high up overlong city centre.

Thank NorthernerCoDown
Reviewed 24 May 2017

This walk starts at the collection of eating places that is Ponsonby Central, passes the ever changing collection of cafes and restaurants along Ponsonby road and then ducks into the suburb of St Marys Bay and views of the Waitemata Harbour, past the Leys Institute...More

Thank PaulJMont
Reviewed 24 May 2017

I fell in love with Ponsonby - the hussle and bussle during the day and the busy and eccentric nightlife is just amazing. Nice to just stroll down the road and look for a place to eat or have coffee. Fabulous old buildings and art...More

Thank KiwiMonaLisa
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Julie R
8 May 2017|
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Response from Brenton K | Reviewed this property |
Get the bus , you can go directly to it , check the bus web site.
4 January 2015|
Response from Paul J |
Try Dizengof in Ponsonby road (think that is correct spelling). Very good selection, be prepared for it to be busy but have a look upstairs as it often has available seating. Delicious food, reasonable prices.