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TMR Restaurant & Bar

161 High St, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand
+64 3-377 5262
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (16 reviews)
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European, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
161 High St, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Last night we were a group of four dining at TMR. Right from the moment we walked in we were greeted by staff who provided fantastic service throughout the evening. We had been recommended to try Trust the Chef but with a Pescatarian and non...More

Thank Moira M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited on a Tuesday for dinner. Good atmosphere, a great menu and really good quality food. We had the “just feed me” style set menu. Entrees included a fish ceviche, deep fried crumbled cauliflower (vegan buffalo wings) and a terine. All were superb. For...More

Thank ives99
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

OMG don’t even have enough words to describe my experience! We went for the chef’s choice menu and ‘humm’ was the only thing we could verbalise!! DELICIOUS ! The restaurant was stunning , the service very friendly and helpful and the food.. WOW

Thank Daniela A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Took my partner for dinner here on Sunday night. Ambience is great,love the design of the place. Food is great,big portions so good for a group to share different dishes. Friendly service also,All in all a great night. Highly recommend it.

Thank ktmmike
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

from the phone call in the afternoon to arrange a birthday message for my daughter to the time we left total 100% service with a smile. Great food, totally recommend the - Trust the Chef - it was awesome. Dessert was amazing and the staff...More

Thank Vicki H
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Going to The Monday Room always excites me! Its new location is great and the interior and atmosphere is just a treat. I always feel completely at home in this venue. The wait staff are always welcoming, friendly and full of knowledge with a little...More

Thank hhaddock66
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

My birthday and the numbers attending kept changing. No problem for the TMF team and they even found favourite bottles of wine for us that were no longer on the menu. We had vegans with us and the food was divine, even declared the carnivores....More

Thank 432lisamarier
Reviewed 29 October 2017

I had never heard of this restaurant before; dinner was booked by someone else in our group. I was skeptical as its located on a street in Christchurch where damage from the Christchurch earthquake is quite evident; several of the surrounding buildings are still (7...More

Thank Oskar_Baxter
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Visited TMR with a group of friends last night. Great fit out but that is about where it ends. We had a booking for 7.45pm and my partner and I were first to arrive. We weren’t offered drinks and after ten minutes of waiting we...More

1  Thank Dene R
Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

We took some clients here for dinner. This is great for a smaller business group or a couple or a family group. The food was delicious. We were amazed with the buffalo wings made from cauliflower. I will definitely return.

Thank nick a
mondayroom, Owner at TMR Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 29 October 2017

Thanks so much for your positive feedback, it's really truly appreciated when guests take the time to post something positive. We hope to see you again soon! Regards, Joel

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$35
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 11:45 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:45 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 161 High St, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Christchurch
  • Phone Number: +64 3-377 5262
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SOCIAL DINING AT ITS FINEST. Hello and welcome to TMR Restaurant & Bar We pride ourselves on having a vast and varied offering, showcasing the best in food in beverage in New Zealand. Our restaurant offers an environment of comfort and quality, with plush banquet seating, and professional yet casual service. We have a real passion for food, and our team of chefs; with local heroine Hannah Cooper-Grieve at the helm, are some of the highest trained in the country.
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