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322 Tuam St, Christchurch 8001, New Zealand
+64 3-379 5122
09:00 - 17:00
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Olfen, Germany
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199 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Things started badly as the waitress spoke quietly and was hard to understand and some items missing on the menu but we persevered and finally food arrived after coffee long gone cold as were we. The dining area is freezing on a cold day and talk is near impossible when the supermarket is busy. Meal was good as was the... More 

1 Thank Mike C
Christchurch, New Zealand
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Waitress was in no hurry to serve, then said our choice was not available and we should have been told - no apology. Took the shine off a nice lunch. Will be a while before I go back

2 Thank hbarnz
gerolstein, new zealand
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99 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 February 2017

Ive lived 15 years, off and on, near Rangiora. But I have never eaten out much, even though that's been my lifestyle for many years in Europe. Why? Because there were so very few places to go, and the few good old ones have now changed hands or simply disappeared. But the earthquakes seem to have shaken the little town... More 

Thank kurtofgerolstein
1 review
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

How good is this place. The pizzas are the best we've found in NZ. The ambience is great and the staff absolutely fantastic. So good, we keep coming back

Thank Richard G
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

We were so exciting to try this restaurant as the rating of it is so high. However, we were very very disappointed. The food there was ok, but you can definitely have something much better for that price. The staffs were very rude! That was the worst customer service I've ever had. Not only one staff has that bad attitude,... More 

4 Thank Iris C
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

Not recommend any people to this one as they are rude, impatient and their food are terrible. The food doesn't worth the price.

2 Thank Jason B
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22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 February 2017

One of my favourite places to indulgent shop and treat myself to some tasty morsel. Saturday brunch. Sardines on bruschetta. OMG! Caprese salad, wood fired pizza yum yum yum.

1 Thank Dave B
Christchurch, New Zealand
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139 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

Being both a cafe and specialty food shop made for an interesting and enjoyable morning visit. Loved the great variety of Mediterranean food to tempt and satisfy those who enjoy cooking and/or eating. The area is spacious and bright and all the staff are helpful and friendly. We enjoyed some very good coffee and biscuits in the sunny atrium setting.... More 

Thank Barry5252
Christchurch, New Zealand
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129 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 December 2016

Love everything about this place. Always fabulous food. The pizza are just like I have had in Italy. The salads are gorgeous, especially the gorgonzola and peach. House wine very good and reasonably priced. Lovely outside area, my little dog loved it.

1 Thank PETER T
Christchurch, New Zealand
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103 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

Went for an early lunch and just got a table for 2 due to reservations. Managed to sit outside, which is a wonderful area on a sunny day. The food was very good. I had the Turkish Pide which is lamb kofte between two pita style breads with salad, humus and a lovely sweet spiced onion topping. Friend had the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Pizza, Cafe, Mediterranean, European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
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Open Hours
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 322 Tuam St, Christchurch 8001, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Christchurch
  • Phone Number: +64 3-379 5122

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