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127 Hackthorne Road, Christchurch 8022, New Zealand
+64 3-332 1270
17:30 - 22:00
08:00 - 17:00
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Mon - Fri 07:30 - 16:00
Thu - Sat 17:30 - 22:00
Sat - Sun 08:00 - 17:00
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Brisbane, Australia
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168 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wow really disappointed here the food was microwaved the salads looked and tasted like they were made a week ago and the staff wee too young and had no idea of what they were doing. Great location but that's where it stops not coming back - ever.

Thank Richard T
New Plymouth, New Zealand
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46 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great spot to enjoy view as visitor to Christchurch. Son enjoyed sausage rolls. I came in a little after family (great little shop a couple of doors down) and was offered a new hot cup of flat white. I thought that was exceptional.

Thank LandJ66
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3 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Dropped into the Cup for a coffee with my wife. Ordered a single shot flat white and a long black with extra hot water. $8.50. Delivered to the table in a cappuccino cup was the long black filled to the brim and obviously a single shot and the single shot flat white in a tulip cup and in the style... More 

Thank 480mikeu
Christchurch, New Zealand
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71 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we went here on a Sunday after noon. I had a soy strawberry milkshake. witch was not great because they didn't give it to me in the stain less steel cup witch I like that better. any way. pretty good.

Thank pool999
Christchurch, New Zealand
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64 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

So great views over the city, great company, average food and poor service Booked as a group of 6, 4 of us at the table, sharing one drinks menu, the only one for the restaurant we were informed, not off to a good start Next the waitress tried to take our order when still only four on the table When... More 

Thank GrumpyCabbage
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20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Dropped in for afternoon tea. Staff very friendly and the place was pretty much full. Probably testament to the view from the cafe even on a murky day. Coffee was ok but I have had better. Same with the kids ice chocolates. They thought the cream was from a can. The chips however were very good. Light with a bit... More 

Thank C210LSkevinf
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113 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Superb view out over Christchurch with a good range of breakfast/ brunch items on the menu The service is good the food was really good Place is obviously well loved by the locals and the coffee was good Worth a drive from the city

Thank raglantripper
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18 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

I booked ahead for brunch on waitangi day with a group of friends. We had an unexpected extra, and the staff were very accommodating. Atmosphere was great, view was stunning. My tea was forgotten about- not a problem, another one was brought out within a few minutes. 2 friends ordered French toast, and another friend ordered a bagel. Unfortunately the... More 

Thank nsc105
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

The redecorating currently under way has given the cup an amazing atmosphere. Came for dinner and had the pork belly and venison ..both excellent meals . The seafood chowder as an entree was also really good ! Excellent service. We will definitely be back!

Thank Charlie7775
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100 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

As soon as we walked in we felt welcome the staff were great. Drinks came out quick and nice and hot , food was much the same, the French toast was a good size with a good amount of bacon and very yummy. But I loooved my crispy chicken sandwich. Yummy bacon chicken aioli mmm Delish. Will be back oh... More 

Thank Kelly B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cafe, New Zealand, European, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 17:00
07:30 - 16:00
07:30 - 16:00
07:30 - 16:00
07:30 - 16:00
17:30 - 22:00
07:30 - 16:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
08:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 127 Hackthorne Road, Christchurch 8022, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Christchurch
  • Phone Number: +64 3-332 1270

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