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“queen st” (3 reviews)
Vulcan Lane, Auckland, New Zealand
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Reviewed 7 June 2017

Vulcan Lane is a fun little shopping district with all the stores you'd expect and a few unique ones. However, I felt like the whole place wasn't very "New Zealand." Icebreaker was the only place that I found good wool products for sale. You can...More

1  Thank Quintin K
Reviewed 13 April 2017

It is only worth a visit if you are in the city and want something to eat during the day, at night it is more interesting place to eat, I work in the city so would only go there for a walk as there is...More

1  Thank mrterenceleg
Reviewed 14 March 2017

was there too day has lots too see and has great food places to try if there try a different one every day thet your in the CDB you will love it take a friend is a must too

Thank Glen S
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

There are some great cafes and restaurants on Vulcan lane. Belgian beer is amazing and Le Chef has the best coffee for $3.00 Fun Area

Thank haileythegolden
Reviewed 1 March 2017

It is worth taking a walk down this street in the evening as it is lined with lovely bars and restaurants. My favourites were The Lobby and The Gin Bar (one is on top of the other) simple done to a tee.

Thank SteveS1970
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

Quite overpriced and crowded. Many eateries have happy hour/lunch specials for a reasonable price. Good atmosphere.

Thank Young_and_Free_85
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Was it the fact that there was a large cruise ship docked! But I found this area overpriced, along with a number of shops along queen street in Auckland. In fact apart from the excellent accommodation at Sky City Hotel I found the whole inner...More

3  Thank Marloo44
Reviewed 4 January 2017

This is a lovely street to stroll in, just off the hustle and bustle of Queen Street. It is tree lined and boasts many shops and lovely bars. A good night life street.

Thank milliesmum2016
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Have always loved Vulcan Lane in the city. Lovely to stroll and look at the shops, plus lovely cafes for eating. Much nicer than Queen st!

Thank Ah62
Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

Very adorable place to shop and eat. Also a great place to grab a pint at a number of their local watering holes. Worth the trip.

Thank Karen M
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