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Octagon Live - CLOSED

124 Worcester Street, Christchurch, New Zealand
+64 3-366 6171
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good13%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
9 Jul 2012
“Very Sad to Report...”
18 Feb 2012
“Special Occasion”
Restaurant Hours Closed
New Zealand, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
124 Worcester Street, Christchurch, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 29 reviews

Reviewed 10 July 2012

that Mother Nature got the best of this beautiful building and wonderful restaurant. Damned earthquakes! Date listed is August 2011 but it 'finished' in February.

1  Thank LNewins
Reviewed 19 February 2012

A one off experience. Live entertainment. Not in operation at the moment though due to the earthquakes.

Thank 2bouys
Reviewed 21 February 2011

i stumbled across this restaurant and decided to give it a try. what a find! great food, excellent service and live entertainment! all nicely done.

Thank mr_los_angeles
Reviewed 6 February 2011

Moving the music from the background to the main event is a clever idea and it comes off well. There are no challenges to middlebrow tastes and Gershwin, Lloyd-Weber and the Beatles are preferred to Bach and Boulez but management have not learned much about...More

Thank Graham M
Reviewed 29 January 2011

The idea here is to combine great food and music in one setting. The food and wine were good and I particularly liked the pianist who was performing that night - effortless. The spin is all the staff are musicians and you can tell. The...More

Thank Hodgy36
Reviewed 23 January 2011

This was a wonderful experience both food and music. Both had the tasting plate for starters, the 4 bone rack lamb mains(me) and Beef Wellington (hubbie), cheese plate (hubbie) and Choc Mouse(me), pianist played and sang as did our waitress. The night was topped off...More

Thank schoona
Reviewed 31 December 2010

Dinner at the Octagon last night would have to be our most memorable dining experience. They have raised the bar to new heights for us. There were seven of us in our party and we had taken our elderly father out to dinner. From the...More

Thank HFTNewZealand
Reviewed 24 December 2010

We dined there on 23 December 2010 on the high recommendation of American friends in Australia. It is an 8-sided former church built in the 1870s. Located near the main Cathedral in the heart of Christchurch, the Octagon has lovely stained glass windows and wonderful...More

1  Thank AmericanAussies
Reviewed 24 December 2010

This was one of the best restaurants I have been to in a very long time. It was certainly the best I went to in New Zealand. It had the perfect mix of atmosphere, great food, entertainment, and exceedingly polite staff. The food: The menu...More

1  Thank PiKappMan
Reviewed 16 December 2010

My sister and I were standing outside the restaurant before it was open, reading the sign and asking ourselves if we should go in and book, we knew not much about the place, and the owner came out and invited us in to look around!...More

1  Thank jellyfeets
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Restaurant Details

Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 124 Worcester Street, Christchurch, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Christchurch
  • Phone Number: +64 3-366 6171
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