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120c Ponsonby Road, Auckland Central, Auckland 1011, New Zealand
+64 9-360 1260
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  • Excellent12%
  • Very good52%
  • Average12%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible12%
10 Nov 2013
“Easy to go back to”
13 Sep 2013
“Tapas, vino, homely lounge = the perfect hangout”
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120c Ponsonby Road, Auckland Central, Auckland 1011, New Zealand
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Reviewed 11 November 2013

Great atmosphere, small cosy with a great courtyard on a sunny afternoon. Excellent selection of Spanish wines and tapas (sorry pintxos) Also good back room for private group functions.

Thank Ripass0
Reviewed 14 September 2013

I recently had a lovely evening here with a group of girlfriends. We were in our own little world tucked away in the back (cosy) lounge on a chilly winter's night (this lounge is worth checking out on its own). If you're up for a...More

Thank Heresmythoughts
Reviewed 7 September 2013

Was really worried after reading bad reviews, but we had a really good evening. The cabinet food selection was a bit sparse, but once we indicated we were interested in hot food, the wait staff kept options coming until we had eaten enough. None of...More

1  Thank GingerKiwi
Reviewed 7 September 2013

I had no idea what to expect as I did not do my homework on this place, however I was pleasantly surprised. The bar has a warm, cosy and relaxed atmosphere welcoming and friendly staff. Even though the choice of Tapa's was limited they were...More

Thank BVExpress
Reviewed 3 August 2013

If you're looking for little snacks to have with your drink, this might be worth a try. Funky little bar with interesting outside area and separate room with sofas etc. Lots of atmosphere. Not a dinner venue though - we thought it was a 'tapas-style'...More

Thank mares71
Reviewed 4 July 2013

Grand Central (and Pintxos) has been in business for 14 years, normally we do not respond to customer’s reviews as everyone is welcome to give their opinion & in many cases when a person’s review is critical there is a good reason & we view...More

1  Thank owner t
Reviewed 28 March 2013

I went there 3 days ago with my fiance as we love Pintxos from living in Spain and a lot of traveling around the country. Having lived there, we know what Pintxos are so it is fair to say that they are not a proper...More

1  Thank Choulita
Reviewed 15 March 2013

I liked the pintxos themselves but they were few and far between. The place was heaving - at least with drinkers - but there were never more than 24 pintxos of five or six varieties. And we were told empanadas were "off" after 8.30pm. Try...More

1  Thank Dick74
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2:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 2:00 AM
2:00 PM - 2:00 AM
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  • Address: 120c Ponsonby Road, Auckland Central, Auckland 1011, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  Auckland Central
  • Phone Number: +64 9-360 1260
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