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Tired

We had walked down K street several times going to other areas like Ponsonby. Twice to stop in at... read more

Reviewed 16 March 2015
Love2TrvlMM
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Orlando, Florida
An authentic gem

Once Auckland's premier shopping area it has mostly escaped redevelopment and is all the better for... read more

Reviewed 24 October 2014
dariusjedburg
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London
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Reviewed 16 March 2015

We had walked down K street several times going to other areas like Ponsonby. Twice to stop in at the Eagle Bar. K street is kind of on the fringe street with various venues attracting the likes of those who enjoy used clothing, female strippers...More

2  Thank Love2TrvlMM
Reviewed 24 October 2014

Once Auckland's premier shopping area it has mostly escaped redevelopment and is all the better for it. Yes it's a bit shabby but that's part of its charm. Along with an eclectic mix of bars, restaurants, music venues, strip clubs and shops. If you're looking...More

Thank dariusjedburg
Reviewed 20 October 2014 via mobile

The title of my review pretty much says it all. The area was dirty, and the establishments not the kind that generate confidence. Better times are to be had elsewhere.

Thank CarmichaelVentura
Reviewed 20 October 2014

Not quite the nicest area of Auckland, but that's the benefit of it. If it's a strip club you're looking for and you happen to be in NZ, this is your place.

1  Thank zaphroit
Reviewed 30 August 2014

I really don't see the reason for including this as one of Auckland's "attractions". It's just a very ordinary road with various small shops (including lots of second-hand clothes shops), plus cafes/takeaways and bars. Overall it looks quite shabby and run-down.

Thank BackinBracknell
Reviewed 11 August 2014

While the bars change their name and management every other month (so it seems) the scene is perpetually "the same"... under 25's drinking too much and females not wearing enough. If you're over 25, better place are had at Brittomart and Viaduct.

Thank Nigel P
Reviewed 9 August 2014 via mobile

Our hotel was on k road back in July 2014... And my experiance of it is not good.. Homeless people around begging, dirty, very dark especially at night with no lighting and when my partner and I went to experiance the k road we walked...More

2  Thank Adams32
Reviewed 9 August 2014

Karangahape Road (locally known as K'Rd) – especially the block between Queen Street and Pitt Street - is both great fun and architecturally very interesting. It's an eclectic collection of funky cafes, second-hand/vintage clothing stores (some of it very cheap) and good eateries, in an...More

1  Thank fussytraveller29
Reviewed 16 July 2014

walked up a mighty hill to get there but well worth it. Had a great, if slightly grungy (not a problem for us), atmosphere - good cafes, lunch spots and GREAT vintage clothing and bric a brac stores. The arcade was a find and people...More

Thank meesa61
Reviewed 6 July 2014

We're staying a a nearby hotel from this street, and after readi the reviews thought we'd check it out. It's just a long street full of kebab shops and takeaways. People sleeping rough and sleezy strip clubs lining the steets. No real appeal and didn't...More

1  Thank Zimmy22
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