Great For Large Groups

The Beer Library

A large bar surrounded by a fridge of beers.
Place Christchurch & Canterbury
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Listen up craft beer lovers of Christchurch and beyond, if you haven’t already visited The Beer Library, you must rectify this situation immediately.

Bar Yoku

The colourful entrance to Bar Yoku Christchurch.
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The ultimate izakaya experience in Ōtautahi Christchurch, Bar Yoku is something special.

Tanoshi

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Place Christchurch & Canterbury
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Tanoshi has made a name for itself in Queenstown with three popular sites, each with a slightly different focus. But its Christchurch restaurant is a fusion of them all.

Victoria Free House

A beer and bangers and mash on a table at Victoria Free House Christchurch.
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A British-style pub, Victoria Free House is a slice of the old world in the heart of Ōtautahi Christchurch.

Two Thumb Brewing on Colombo

An indoor seating area with 'Two Thumb' printed on a brick wall.
Place Christchurch & Canterbury
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On the edge of Christchurch’s city centre, just as Colombo Street crosses into Sydenham, you’ll find Two Thumb Brewing Co.’s brewery and taproom.

Scoundrel

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Place Christchurch & Canterbury
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A destination on the east side of town, just a stone's throw away from Te Kaha Christchurch stadium, Scoundrel is one of those spots you wander into once and know instantly...

The Rabbit, Ashburton

A man and woman standing in the entrance of The Rabbit restaurant, cafe and bar in Ashburton.
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The Rabbit is an exciting eatery in the heart of The Triangle in Ashburton.

Cleavers Corner, Ashburton

A fake green wall inside a large restaurant.
Place Christchurch & Canterbury
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Cleavers Corner is the locals' go-to in Ashburton.

Smoke Restaurant, Ashburton

The large bar area inside Smoke restaurant in Ashburton.
Place Christchurch & Canterbury
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Ashburton's Smoke restaurant is a carnivore's haven specialising in American low and slow barbeque.

Eruption Brewing

The two storey exterior of Eruption Brewing.
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Located on the main drag of the harbourside township of Lyttelton, Eruption Brewing is a destination for good beer, good food and good vibes.

Kokomo

The brightly lit interior of Kokomo in Christchurch.
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Kokomo brings a modern coastal dining experience to Ōtautahi Christchurch.

The Church Pub

The busy bar inside The Church Pub.
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The Church on the corner of Manchester and Worcester Streets in the heart of the city is a cornerstone of Christchurch hospitality.

The Lane

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Tucked next door to the Sudima Christchurch city hotel on Salisbury Street, The Lane is so much more than a hotel restaurant.

The Little High Eatery

A brightly decorated food station inside Little High.
Place Christchurch & Canterbury
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A collection of eateries housed in an open space building, Little High is more than your typical food cooperative.

Muy Muy

Blue seats lined up against a burnt orange brick wall.
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Muy Muy breathes a breath of warm Central American air to the edge of Christchurch's CBD.

Francesca's Italian Kitchen Christchurch

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A big ol’ slice of authentic, rustic Italian cuisine in the heart of Christchurch.

Westend Stories Café & Eatery

Exterior view of Westend Stories from the other side of the street.
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Westend Stories is a green oasis for those looking to temporarily escape the confines of their workplace.

Ally & Sid

Customers sitting at tables inside a sunny cafe.
Place Christchurch & Canterbury
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Everything about Ally & Sid is inviting - a breezy spot for excellent coffee, tasty cabinet fare and a big side of sunshine.

La Luna

Customers sitting at green and green booths inside a high ceilinged cafe.
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A café by day, an a la carte restaurant by night, La Luna Eatery & Bar located in the heart of Rangiora, carries out each of its roles effortlessly.

C4 Coffee

A table of customers sitting next to a window inside C4.
Place Christchurch & Canterbury
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If you’re in Christchurch and seeking an exceptional coffee experience, C4 Coffee should be your primary destination.

Sumner Social

Outdoor seating area at Sumner Social, Christchurch.
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The arrival of Sumner Social warrants high fives all around because, at last, the coastal suburb has a top-notch bar and restaurant with ocean views.

The Old Vicarage

Exterior of The Old Vicarage, Christchurch.
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The Old Vicarage is exactly that, the former home of the Vicars from St Mary’s Church in Halswell.

Greystone Wines

A woman in a white shirt holds a bottle of Greystone Rose Pet Nat against the vineyard's green backdrop at Greystone Wines.
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A day exploring the magic being made by Greystone Wines in Waipara is a day well spent.

Little Pom's

Close up of a chef drizzling syrup over a sweet meal in the kitchen at Little Poms café, Christchurch.
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Located in the same building as the ever-popular Pomeroy’s Old Brewery Inn, Little Poms is charming neighbourhood café all about good food made by Christchurch’s talented producers and artisans.

Miro

Three dishes of food on a table at Miro in the old Caffe Roma building in Christchurch.
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A stylish and cosy spot for breakfast, lunch or brunch, any day of the week.

OGB

A man pouring a cocktail at OGB in Christchurch.
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A speakeasy-style bar, OGB serves up an old-school approach to hospitality.

Ōtoromiro Hotel

Ōtoromiro Hotel exterior in Govenor's Bay.
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Perched at its grand position on a hillside at the end of Te Whakaraupō Lyttelton Harbour, the historical Ōtoromiro Hotel offers hard-to-beat views, friendly service and...

The Tannery

Plants lining the hall of The Tannery outside the plant shop.
Place Christchurch & Canterbury
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Prepared to be wowed by the sophisticated one-stop-shop that is The Tannery.