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Orleans Christchurch

89 Lichfield Street, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand
+64 3-365 7312
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good32%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
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American, Bar
$$ - $$$
89 Lichfield Street, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very tasty and very generous portions. My husband and I have decent appetites and this defeated us with enough to take home and have for breakfast the next day. Fantastic chips. Nice and crunchy and love the spicy mayo that accompanied it. Around $50 for...More

Thank itsumee
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

One of 3 venues sharing a common cortyard and definitely the pick of the bunch. The decor gets you in the mood for the tasty Cajun dishes. Reasonable portion sizes. Fair range of beers but an exceptional list of bourbon and rye whiskey... as you...More

Thank Gunya
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

OK, I’ve been here about seven times now, so I have a decent idea of what could be considered “normal” for this place. I will start with the positives: - The food is great. The menu is interesting, and the majority of the time, the...More

Thank TeamBagpipe
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had lunch with a few friends recently, service was OK, food came out in a reasonable time. Did like that you can order from any off the places there, just had a softdrink so won't comment on the bar prices, food prices seemed OK. Would...More

Thank IJArchibald
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went on a Saturday night. They were out of about a third of the menu, supposedly because they are changing the menu Monday - really?! Food marginal, broccoli (substitute for Brussels Sprouts) not heated through and had a tasteless sauce, chicken over cooked, tiger prawns...More

Thank Karen S
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

This place was fairly quiet but we were told they weren’t doing food. It was New Year’s Eve. The staff were rude and we felt like an inconvenience to the place. Wouldn’t bother going back. Cocktails were good.

Thank James M
Reviewed 16 December 2017

Went there having read the Trip Advisor reviews were pretty good, but were badly disappointed. Two of us shared a waffle stack, which was so dry and full of fried food it was too much. Other meals ordered were also dry and very bland. All...More

Thank angusgott
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

Visited this place. It’s a cluster of four venues covering hip food, craft beverages, Americana food/culture. Cool friendly staff. Great service with equally excellent service. Reasonably priced and conveniently located in the CBD. I really enjoyed the experience eating duck wings on Thanksgiving night. All...More

Thank Arjunnatthan
Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

It’s great to have something different for a change! I loved the chicken and waffles! And the stacks looked amazing too, everyone enjoyed their meals Drinks were fantastic and the atmosphere is awesome. Can’t wait to go back!

Thank Chelsea M
Reviewed 22 November 2017

Went here for lunch on a Wednesday where they do half price Chicken Waffles. It was delicious, everyone I was with enjoyed the food. The atmosphere was great and the staff were very friendly. Would come back for sure

Thank 961sams
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 3:00 AM
11:30 AM - 3:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 89 Lichfield Street, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Christchurch
  • Phone Number: +64 3-365 7312
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