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Hip, residential Ponsonby is known for shopping and dining, with stylish boutiques, independent bookshops and trendy cafes along Ponsonby Road. The foodie scene ranges from gourmet taco trucks and burger stands in the market-like space of Ponsonby Central to upscale gastropubs and seafood bistros…
Inner-city suburb with an abundance of restaurants, bars, shops and boutiques.
Funky, bohemian Ponsonby does it all: cafés, casual eateries, high-end restaurants, boutiques, nightlife - it's all there, and it's all fun. Make sure you visit Ponsonby Central, the indoor-outdoor strip mall that's packed with restaurants, bars, shops and even a coffee roastery!
Auckland’s food mile—gentrification is complete in this historic neighbourhood heaving with shopping, food, drinking and even late night dancing. It’s close but up one of Auckland’s famous volcanic ridges so maybe get on your ebike!