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Woodpecker Hill

196 Parnell Road, Auckland Central, Auckland 1052, New Zealand
+64 9-309 5055
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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Asian, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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196 Parnell Road, Auckland Central, Auckland 1052, New Zealand
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Reviewed yesterday

We had a most fabulous meal/experience at Woodpecker Hill. The Seafood Platter was excellent and the other things we had, too, were fantastic. The mushroom dumplings in particular are really spectacular. Service was great and we called on the ‘match’ (wine to food – for...More

Thank Debbie K
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We tried to book a table but they said it's not possible between the hours of 6pm and 8pm and that we should walk in, so we walked in! Shayan helped us with the sitting arrangement while I was not happy with how things were...More

Thank Arash V
Reviewed 2 days ago

We loved our meal, the fresh flavours were absolutely amazing. Sophie who looked after us was super efficient without being in our face, and we loved her guidance on our selections. Only negative (but lets be honest, it is not really a negative!) would be...More

Thank Jo B
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My daughter’s partner wanted to take us out for dinner and we surprised him by taking him to Woodpecker Hill. He was taking us out to ask us for Our daughter’s hand. My daughter’s partner and husband and a couple of shared plates, which they...More

Thank 622suziej
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Thank you staff at Woodpecker Hill. What an amazing experience. It was a special occasion birthday that saw us at your restaurant. Our waitress was fantastic looking after us throughout the evening with exceptional service. We were blown away by the food... every dish looked...More

Thank Kylie M
Reviewed 6 days ago

Lunch $55 Chef's Choice Menu, was excellent. Good sample from across the menu and so much food!! Bar list well priced. Service attentive but not too 'familiar', highly recommended. Been a few times, just consistently good.

Thank Andrew K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of my favourite restaurants in Auckland, I highly recommend to anyone. Love the food, love the decor, staff are amazing. Asian Fusion and so delicious!

Thank Vanessa R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great place always seems to be busy, parking is a challenge. Can get very noisy as it gets busy through out the night. Have eaten there in the passed both lunch & dinner always consistent

Thank pwld
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was suggested by friends that we called into the Woodpecker A typical winters evening in the city of sails windy and raining That was soon forgotten with the friendly welcome and a couple of glasses of red wine The ambiance was that of a...More

Thank lampardTauranga
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went as a couple on a weekday to celebrate a work success, everything was perfect from the decor, the overall atmosphere, the professional staff and most importantly the food Loved the well seasoned, tastebud-popping zing of lemongrass and ginger, coriander and chilli, cumin &...More

Thank Babu m
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 01:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 196 Parnell Road, Auckland Central, Auckland 1052, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  Auckland Central
  • Phone Number: +64 9-309 5055
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