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Woodpecker Hill

196 Parnell Road, Auckland Central, Auckland 1052, New Zealand
+64 9-309 5055
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Asian, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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196 Parnell Road, Auckland Central, Auckland 1052, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Our outing for Dinner at Woodpecker Hill was a great way to round off our stay in Auckland. Great vibe, tasteful decor and lovely fitout , tall and airy space helped to reduce the noise levels despite it being a full house for dinner. Asian...More

Thank linus_110048
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Had a delicious meal here on Saturday night, which you need to make a booking for as it is very popular!! We got a table up the front of the restaurant by an opening window which was perfect as it was such a beautiful evening!...More

Thank brewsterfour
Reviewed 1 week ago

Meal was a great way to round off our NZ trip. Great vibe and tasteful decor, tall and airy space helped to reduce the noise levels despite it being a full house for dinner. Asian fusion was a surprise and boy did we enjoy our...More

Thank alexmetric
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was some of the tastiest food I've eaten, full of tangy flavors and mouthwatering odors. Fun ambiance as well. Very enjoyable experience all around.

Thank Carolyn S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food was very delicious~ All the meat dishes we had was good~ Staff was attentative. Recommend book in advance, it gets packed very quickly~

Thank Icy G
Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

Great spot, in the heart of Parnell. Cosy good fit out sets the tone for a good lunch. Waitress was great and tentative. The food was amazing, the mushroom dumplings was absolutely stunning. Will go hear again for sure.

Thank liverisky
Reviewed 30 October 2017

Went on tuesday night with friends .This place is a gem .Great wines and enjoyed the atmoshphere nice nad tidy toilets and food was amazing that melted in mouth quickly .

Thank Typsycaldwell
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

We had a delicious lunch today at Woodpecker Hill with excellent service in lovely surroundings. Some of the best food I have had in a while, particularly enjoyed Black tiger prawns, Squid and duck salad and Blacky sticky rice dessert. We will be back 😀😀

Thank Debbie f
Reviewed 21 September 2017

Great attentive service. We were sitting in the outside covered courtyard. Were warm as there was heater and blankets provided. We tried their shao mai, dumpings, Shanghas veggie, taster platter, fish dish and dessert, Dishes were tasty, however a bigger sizing would be great. A...More

Thank Jabawaba
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Myself and my partner in crime arrived for his birthday dinner last Thursday night. We walked into a wonderful dimmed ambiance full of warmth, smiling staff greeting us and heavenly smells. We did book (which is a must well in advance) and were shown to...More

Thank stacejase
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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
Groups, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
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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