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Parnell Road, Auckland Auckland1, New Zealand
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Saved from demolition by the efforts of one individual, this restored historic village has specialty and antique shops, cafes, pubs and restaurants and is a trendy nightspot.
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  • Very good47%
  • Average18%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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Parnell Road, Auckland Auckland1, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 308 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

It didnt do it for us. We got off the bus one end and back on again at the other. Unless you want to eat or shop nothing else there

Thank yvettec672
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Parnell is a street full of charm with varied shops, has a very good chocolateria and during the weekends has a French market with varieties of pastries and breads

Thank pmg2013
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We enjoyed looking at the shops and particularly the Victorian architecture in the area. It is a great place to spend an afternoon.

Thank Kim W
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We loved browsing all the art galleries and the Elephant Craft Store for souvenirs and crafts. Lots of restaurant choices too. Parnell st. is a lot of fun!

Thank atwellsue8
Reviewed 17 May 2017

I have been to this area many times over many years and it has its own atmosphere,morning coffee at The Alphabet with a friend was nice. Meet and greet time for walkers and locals.

Thank Julia G
Reviewed 8 May 2017

Parnell is one of the suburbs of Auckland and well worth a visit. It has a lovely village feel to it and abounds with shops and good eating places. The Rose Garden is a welcome haven of peace and tranquility.

Thank Geoff M
Reviewed 28 April 2017

The shops tucked away in laneways and byways help to make Parnell what it is. There are interesting shops with unusual items to look at and buy and many good quality food and drink outlets interspersed. It is easy to spend a bit of time...More

1  Thank John M
Reviewed 23 April 2017

There are plenty of places to eat and drink on Parnell Road; a good variety of cuisines and many coffee shops and bars.

1  Thank yellowperilhk
Reviewed 20 April 2017

This is a nice town, slow pace no need to rush, great cafes for coffee or a meal, some upmarket special shops for quality clothes and what I like is the chocolate shop, you can also have a chocolate drink. The walk down the street...More

Thank mrterenceleg
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Parnell is a nice place to wander around and have a look at the shops however it's a upmarket area so the stores are quite expensive but there are some unique and cute shops. There is a wide range of cafes and restaurants however they...More

Thank Stuntbird77
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