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Bamboozle Oriental Kitchen & Bar

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151 Cambridge Terrace, Christchurch 8032, New Zealand
+64 3 366 9991
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Today
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:30
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 14:00
Mon - Fri 17:30 - 21:30
Sat - Sun 17:30 - 22:30
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Christchurch, New Zealand
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91 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

In for lunch, we were the first there for the day. I headed straight for the toilet and it was a bit sticky, the table and the menu were both sticky. Better cleaning is required. Good waiting staff. Funny menu names. We had a selection of dishes as follows: Sweet and sour pork dumplings - far too sweet, difficult to... More 

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Sydney
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147 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was recommended this restaurant by a local on a recent visit. The menu seemed interesting so I was looking forward to my meal. However, the service was pretty average and the food did not really live up to its promise. The starters of beef dim sum and sweet and sour pork dumplings were average. Both came with mayonnaise based... More 

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Thank rml247
Christchurch, New Zealand
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is my second time visiting Bamboozle, and each time it's just not cutting the mustard in terms of their idea of fusion food. I tired the talked about pecking duck, but nothing spectacular about it if you have tried the authentic one. Meat was dry and skin was not crispy like it should. For me, It's one of those... More 

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Thank Jiwi83
christchurch
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went out for a work dinner It was ok wouldn't go again have been once before. The waitress looked as if she didnt want to be there, food was average and you need to buy a few plates because they are small but that all adds up! The Pegasus bay sauvignon blanc needs to be changed it tastes like a... More 

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Thank relaxed09
San Francisco, California
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a nice casual dinner at this lively place on a recent stay in Christchurch when the rest of the downtown area seemed errily empty and moribund. Two of us sat at the bar and had a sampling of three small dishes, which was more than enough food. Pan-Asian style, mixing different southeast Asian cuisines and quirky twists unique... More 

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Thank sfsteve2016
Christchurch, New Zealand
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17 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Asian fusion, sharing plates, fantastic. Exactly what we needed. A few beers and wines, some fantastic foods with the quirkyst of names and amazing staff. Would definitely be going back

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Thank robge733
London, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

we found it to be Average, went with high expectations but just didn't hit the mark unfortunately, came away thinking we will not be back. found it pretty expensive too. much preferred Spice Paragon.

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Thank Mark R
Christchurch, New Zealand
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20 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The service was the best I have ever had. Very very friendly and attentive without being overbearing. Food is different but nothing to rave about. Great atmosphere

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Thank Tricia160
2 reviews
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Had dinner here on Wednesday and loved everything about this restaurant. We had two people gluten free but it was no trouble for them and the service we found was exceptional especial thank you for Evonne for making us feel special. Definitely will be back for more!

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Thank Nicky N
Stockholm, Sweden
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264 reviews
136 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2017

We first went for dinner and was amazed about the flavors and the freshness. We got so please so we returned next day for lunch.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Asian, Thai, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:30
Monday
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:30
Thursday
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:30
Friday
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:30
Saturday
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 151 Cambridge Terrace, Christchurch 8032, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Christchurch
  • Phone Number: +64 3 366 9991

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?