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Things to do in New Lynn

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Shopping Mall
“You can walk down the road to Kashmir street and Catch the 154 bus to the new Lynn transport hub, it’s about 10 min away on the bus and you can do food-shopping and go to bars restaurants ect, ”
  • 33 locals recommend
Movie Theater
“A wide range of movies close to Bricklane Bar & Restaurant West Auckland . a word of warning - pricy restaurants and cafes. Better not to buy wine or beer as very expensive. and can really dent your pocket.”
  • 21 locals recommend
Food
“With lots of great options, take a 6min train to The Brickworks for a sample of delicious eateries...and why not catch a movie while youre there at our local cinema!”
  • 21 locals recommend
Cafe
“If you need a retro hipster vibe on your travels, look no further than this awesome cafe. 70s furniture, yummy food, waiters with beards, Mums with babies, people tapping away at laptops sipping lattes, kids zone; it's all here. 15 minutes drive.”
  • 16 locals recommend
Bus Station
“A 15 minute walk to Train underground station and many buses. a 5 minute walk to train stop from house. buy a Hopcard for discount fare prices from the Transport Station or selected shops.”
  • 11 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
“Bigger supermarket than Green Bay’s New World or Titirangi’s Supervalue. Located inside Lynn Mall, so other clothes shops/cafes surrounding it. ”
  • 6 locals recommend
Place to eat
“Home to Kohu Road ice cream. This coffee shop is in the factory that makes the ice-cream famous in our supermarkets. They are a bagel style cafe with all their ice-creams on offer fresh and ready to eat or be naughty and buy in bulk to take home! Large family friendly with a caravan full of fairy lights and toys for the kids to play in.”
  • 14 locals recommend
Doctor's Office
“The bus outside the gate here takes you to New Lynn where there is a selection of rental car offices as well as a transport interchange for trains and buses. Bike hire, in Auckland”
  • 9 locals recommend
Golf Course
“Titirangi is the only Golf Course in New Zealand where Dr. Alister MacKenzie worked his genius (this is the same man who created such golfing masterpieces as the Augusta National, Cypress Point and the Royal Melbourne).”
  • 8 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Best Dumplings in town, Noodles etc. small sit down area or takeaway to enjoy. ”
  • 7 locals recommend
Rental Car Location
  • 3 locals recommend
Bar
“Great place to relax and have a glass of wine or beer,live band,good food,casual and very popular with locals”
  • 6 locals recommend
Place to eat
“This would have to be one of my faviourate restarants. The Food is to die for. The Atmosphere is a little basic, but if you want great Malasian Food. This is the place. This would also be some of the best value for money restarants”
  • 6 locals recommend
Meal Takeaway
“Really good Japanese restaurant. BYO. Very popular so pays to book, especially in weekends”
  • 7 locals recommend
Park
“This was the park where a number of medal-winning runners trained (hence the name) and is still a good place for running now. There's also a sculpture trail and great children's playground.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Food
“Great fruit, vegetables and some groceries. 15 minutes walk or a 3 minute drive from The Little House (just at the bottom of Seabrook Avenue).”
  • 5 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Bar
“Great place to relax and have a glass of wine or beer,live band,good food,casual and very popular with locals”
  • 6 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Best Dumplings in town, Noodles etc. small sit down area or takeaway to enjoy. ”
  • 7 locals recommend
Meal Takeaway
“Really good Japanese restaurant. BYO. Very popular so pays to book, especially in weekends”
  • 7 locals recommend
Restaurant
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
“South East Asian deliciousness. Lovely ambience. A really extensive and delicious menu. BYO wine. A favourite! You can walk here or a short uber ride.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Wanting to sip a glass of wine and watch the day go by? No better place than Brickland Restaurant and Bar! Next to New Lynn train station, it's accessible location makes this one a hard one to miss!”
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Bodrum Kitchen’s menu is inspired by our love of the Mediterranean, with influences from Greek and Turkish cuisines. Our flavours are a true celebration of life in the Mediterranean.”
  • 3 locals recommend
BBQ Joint
“Slow cooked BBQ Meat, and a good selection of tap beer, wine and handcrafted cocktails. Enjoy platters, something from the grill, or one of the epic burgers.”
  • 1 local recommends

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