Category: Eat & Drink

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Parnell’s local-favourite tapas bar Barulho has moved!

Three years ago, Sarah Ginella and Nico Mendez opened a humble tapas bar tucked away in a cosy corner of Faraday St in Parnell. Little did they expect the buzz about Barulho to spread so quickly around town. Before they knew it, customers were queuing …

Fonda is the new spot in Parnell that’s being touted as Auckland’s finest Mexican

As recently published in Denizen, the mantra ‘when one door closes, another opens’ could not be more perfectly exemplified than in this Parnell gem. What was formerly Barulho, the local-favourite Mediterranean tapas bar, has been transformed into Mexican eatery Fonda while remaining under the same …

Parnell’s Pasture named restaurant of the year!

Good things come in small packages, something that is certainly the case for Auckland’s best restaurant of the year Pasture. Last night the six-seat Parnell-based restaurant claimed the title of Metro Peugeot Restaurant of the Year, with owner Ed Verner also named best chef. Pasture …

Parnell Features in Metro Top 50 Restaurants

It’s the most wonderful time of the year for foodies – Metro magazine has released its annual list of the top 50 restaurants in Auckland and once again there are several Parnell restaurants featured. To earn a place in the prestigious top 50, restaurants must …

Vietnemese street food masters Hello Mister have just landed in Parnell

Luckily for Parnell, Hello Mister has extended its reach and laid down fresh roots on the corner of Faraday Street, bringing its tasty menu further afield. While we recommend the soups during winter’s final stretch, there’s plenty else on offer to tantalise those who enter …

Cult bakery Daily Bread has opened a new Parnell Outpost

Almost immediately after it opened, Daily Bread — a bakery project from the team behind Orphans Kitchen — became something of an institution. Thanks to its wholesome baked goods, many of which are gluten-free friendly, and with a healthy, holistic bent, it has become the …

Hands up who wants a free lunch

On Friday the 18th of May at 12pm you need to make sure you are one of the first 200 people to get to My Food Bag at 56 Parnell Road.  As those lucky people will be treated to a free warming winter lunch.  This …

Cali Press opens in Parnell

Following the opening of its first store in Auckland City in November, Cali Press is boosting its healthy eating offering, with a new café in Parnell. Inspired by Californian ‘clean living’, made famous in Sydney and now expanding in Auckland. Cali Press’ Live Clean, Live …

ORGANIC WHOLEFOOD REFILLERY GOODFOR OPENS IN PARNELL

In an effort to change the way we shop for food and achieve package-less pantries, brothers and eco-warriors James and Paul Denton have launched a second outpost of their zero waste supermarket, GoodFor. The new site can be found beside the La Cigale markets on …