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The Station

1 Restell Street | Papanui, Christchurch 8053, New Zealand
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good30%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible10%
17 Dec 2016
“Satisfied and craving for more!”
19 Apr 2016
“Quiet but quirky ..just missed the train!”
Open Now
17:00 - 23:00All hours
Asian, Korean
$$ - $$$
1 Restell Street | Papanui, Christchurch 8053, New Zealand
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Reviewed 18 December 2016

This place is a gem indeed! The servings were hefty and food were freshly prepared with excellent taste! The food were served with less waiting. We loved every bite of bulgogi and spicy seafoods. The staff were friendly and welcoming with ready and sweet smiles....More

Thank mamay210
Reviewed 20 April 2016

We had always wanted to try this place but it slipped by. The atmosphere is quite neat an old railway station with a Korean /Japanese cuisine. The timbered interior is a little like some restaurants in Korea. The food was great 3 dishes quite enough...More

Thank john f
Reviewed 26 October 2015

ordered takeaways and were very disappointed both with the taste and the pricing - way overpriced for what you get - a small handful of mesculan- we could have got that ourselves from the supermarket - no dressing on this and tasteless. The meals were...More

Thank nannyjanChristchurch
Reviewed 26 July 2015 via mobile

I went there with my friends of five yesterday. We found they had a new menu of Japanese cuisine. We ordered two big dishes($45 for each), one salad, one pancake and one salmon tataki. To our disappointment, the portion of each dish became way smaller...More

Thank Yingqiang W
Reviewed 22 June 2015 via mobile

Their waitor was grumpy and unfriendly. He was even drinking (wine) behind the bar while he was still working. Not a single word "thank you" to us when we paid and leaving.

Thank Iris N
Reviewed 23 May 2015 via mobile

Love this place! Fantastic food and atmosphere! Always fun and a great selection of food and drink! 10/10 would definitely come again and again!

Thank jonathansL7861NG
Reviewed 11 September 2014

Food was very spicy and too sweet for most dishes . Five of us had a separate order each which should come with individual side dish but were given only one plate of each side dish with portion meant for only 2 people instead of...More

1  Thank discipleAuckland
Reviewed 17 August 2014

Went here on somewhat of a whim on a Wednesday night. No reservation, but no problem. We had a couple hearty Korean dishes, a pork bone stew and spicy seafood stew. They both came out surprisingly fast along with a number of tiny "condiments" -...More

Thank BSchizz
Reviewed 15 May 2014 via mobile

Went for a friends farewell - perfect place for it! Delicious food with plenty of flavour in every meal on the table. Fair warning that by hot it can be Korean spicy rather than Kiwi spicy - they did milder plates for those not heat...More

Thank Benn D
Reviewed 18 February 2014

I am Korean. Americanized in most ways, my stomach has remained Korean. The Station is the real thing. My husband had the pork ribs based on recommendations from Tripadvisor reviews and I had the soft tofu stew. Both outstanding. Both the radish and cucumber kim...More

1  Thank Julia Kim K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Takeout
Open Hours
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Restell Street | Papanui, Christchurch 8053, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Christchurch
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