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Ipanema Food & Art Society - CLOSED

2 Ponsonby Road, Auckland Central, Auckland 1011, New Zealand
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good56%
  • Average11%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
22 Jan 2014
“First time, but not the last time”
24 Nov 2013
“Small meals”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Brazilian, South American
2 Ponsonby Road, Auckland Central, Auckland 1011, New Zealand
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Reviewed 22 January 2014

What a wonderful find - a Brazilian restaurant in Auckland. And the awesome waitress is from Sao Paulo (who should also be a model.............). She was great - very informative and helpful, so that was a great start. Actually, all the staff were really hospitable....More

Thank George C
Reviewed 24 November 2013 via mobile

We visited the restaurant and had main and dessert. the mains were delicious but sadly the portions were too small and we were still very hungry at the end of the night.. Desserts were very disappointing i do not recommend it.

Thank akh7
Reviewed 2 October 2013

Love this Brazilian restaurant! Nice to find something a little different. Great atmosphere, delicious food & very friendly & hospitable staff. Friends booked us in for a group dinner, and enjoyed the night. We live in the suburbs, and don't often go into the city...More

Thank Sue C
Reviewed 29 August 2013

Fabulous meal, awesome waitress, explained the menu and offered suggestions from the menu, live music was great as well will certainly go back.

Reviewed 6 July 2013

Have been here twice now since Ipanema opened, once soon after it first opened, and again in July 2013 - about one year apart. They have maintained the original enthusiasm and quality of experience. Still fantastic Brazilian food, with amazing flavours. The staff are very...More

1  Thank Wendy and Albie N
Reviewed 24 June 2013

Fantastic Brazilian food, everything was perfect and tasted absolutely amazing. The staff were so kind and generous and the whole atmosphere was great.

1  Thank tourist303
Reviewed 29 May 2013

Great environment and friendly service. The meal was great and the "picanha" was amazing. You may have a great night there because you can go just for drinks, for a good dinner or just shake your body with some samba-rock music.

1  Thank Fponte
Reviewed 20 November 2012

Have been here twice since Ipanema opened and really liked the food. The ambience could be improved by softer lighting in the main dining area but the menu offers interesting dishes you won't see at every other restaurant. I look forward to hearing the band...More

3  Thank Kate1972
Reviewed 3 November 2012

Got the voucher to go there for Tapas and was amazing!! Took me a while to get the booking, apparently it was very succesfull! The food was delicious! Made me feel in Brazil again! The service was great, the staff is very friendly! Even came...More

3  Thank Biafrg
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Restaurant Details

Brazilian, South American
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Ponsonby Road, Auckland Central, Auckland 1011, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  Auckland Central
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