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Top bar recommendations from locals

Italian Restaurant
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“Again, going with the classics here... the ones that have stood the test of time. Always reliable. It's not for everyone, some people like a bit more grit but SPQR is a favourite.... you'll understand why as soon as you enter, it's a bit fancy but in an Auckland way... put your Gucci sneakers on ladies and put the Clicquot on ice and keep it coming”
  • 41 locals recommend
Bar
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“Ah, what can I say about the Chapel... I have to say something cos it's directly across the road. The Chapel is an Auckland institution and popular amongst both "collars" ... blue and white that is. 3-6pm is predominantly the "Tradie Hour" builders, contractors... real estate agents (not sure what category they go into), high flying entrepreneurs ... and then from 7pm onwards it turns into a a proper pub night... Sunday Evenings are the main event for all those that can't face Monday without a hangover”
  • 18 locals recommend
Bar
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“Classic dancing spot with fancy people. Friday or Saturday night after 10pm Most people have dinner in the Ponsonby street then the restaurants clear the tables and people dance into the morning.”
  • 15 locals recommend
Japanese Restaurant
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“casual fine dining at really not casual pricing, Peruvian Japanese fusion, meats here are excellent, ok service, please call ahead for RSVP”
  • 20 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“Great atmosphere and cocktails - based in Ponsonby Central so easy to have a pre or post dinner drink there and eat at one of the restaurants in the Ponsonby Central”
  • 8 locals recommend
Café
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“The most amazing South American cuisine and chilled out atmosphere. The staff are amazing and friendly. A great place for a bite and quick drink, a full delicious dinner or to drink the night away.”
  • 12 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Our local- great beer and cheap as pizza (12 - 2pm & 5-7.30pm $5 pizza's everyday)”
  • 10 locals recommend
Bar
“Gastro Pub only 5 mins walk away. Good decent sized meals. Big deck overlooking the city. ”
  • 9 locals recommend
Bar
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“Excellent for late night drinks and dancing! One of the most popular bars in Ponsonby.”
  • 9 locals recommend
Bar
  • 5 locals recommend
Whisky Bar
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  • 3 locals recommend
Bar
“This tiny bar, we said tiny, is an institution on Ponsonby Road. Always plenty of retro music and friendly people. ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Pub
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“One of the popular Ponsonby bars. Also great for food earlier in the night in the weekend or at anytime on other days of the week.”
  • 1 local recommends
Beer Bar
“My favourite place for a drink in Ponsonby! And a 5 minute walk around the corner...bonus!”
  • 4 locals recommend
Bar
“Most Friday & Saturday nights they have live music - rock, jazz, r'n'b - anything goes!”
  • 3 locals recommend
Pub
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“The Cav is very much a local staple, they often show big sports games, the beer is good and they have curly fries!”
  • 4 locals recommend