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Sequoia Restaurant

340 Main North Rd, Christchurch 8051, New Zealand
+64 3-352 9165
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good27%
  • Average24%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible18%
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“seafood” (13 reviews)
“meringue” (2 reviews)
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New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
340 Main North Rd, Christchurch 8051, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We had many plates of food tonight and everyone thoroughly enjoyed their meals. Had never been before and everyone at work I had told we were going had told us it was worth the visit and they were right. We found the staff very friendly...More

Thank salbern
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Reviewed 7 October 2017

Tell me where else in Christchurch you will find such a HUGE range on offer? Seriously this place is fantastic value for money. We arrived and it was busy. The line was to the door but you could see by the experienced staff that this...More

1  Thank Darryl-Jo
SequoiaTheRedwood, Owner at Sequoia Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2017

Thank you so much for choosing to come to Sequoia. We appreciate you.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very bad value for money. Yes its all you can eat... but the sight of the food will put you off dinner. Dried out. Stodgy dishes all of which have clearly been sitting in the bainmaries for a very very long time. We sat for...More

Thank annelies b
SequoiaTheRedwood, Owner at Sequoia Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

I apologise for the presentation of some food on the buffet on this evening. I was in the restaurant late in the buffet sitting and noted that presentation was not as it should be. It was a difficult evening. I have already spoken with the...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

we met my wifes family here for dinner while we were over from australia and i was looking forward to a really good all you can eat dinner as her family told us it was really good they go there from time to time. well...More

Thank James C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Can say anything more really. The food was rubbish. Absolutely the worst smorgasbord experience I’ve ever had. Save your money and go elsewhere.

Thank Ian B
SequoiaTheRedwood, Owner at Sequoia Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We are disappointrd you found nothing you liked on our buffet.

Reviewed 6 September 2017

Buffet for dinner. Great choices. Value for money. Pity they didn't do buffet breakfasts during the week as they only do them at weekends.

1  Thank Harrilyn
Reviewed 5 September 2017

We went to Sequoia 88 for my daughters birthday tonight. Every plate of food the three of us tried was terrible. The asian food was bland tasted like packet food. I tried the roast veges, the potatoes were dry and the peas were shrivelled up....More

Thank RhythEmz G
SequoiaTheRedwood, Owner at Sequoia Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2017

Seems like nothing was okay for you! We work hard to have our customers leave after a beautiful meal in a friendly relaxed environment. We are sorry your experience was disappointing.

Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

went out for dinner with 3 friends, my 2 children plus another baby. One of my children is very young and still in a capsule carseat. When the waitress escorted us to our table which was beside a pillar she realised the baby would need...More

2  Thank Kourtney M
Reviewed 10 August 2017

This is a restaurant to suit all tastes as their buffet has roasts, fish, salads, soup, cold meat, fish and chips Asian foods deep fried foods etc and a lovely selection of desserts as well. It has live music to listen too while eating, and...More

2  Thank onawinner2016
SequoiaTheRedwood, Owner at Sequoia Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2017

Thank you for being our guest.

Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

There was 9 of us wanting different meals so decided to go for a buffet meal everybody was happy as there was a good choice for everyone from seafood,roast,salad and my fav sweet and sour with fried rice and more the desserts were good and...More

1  Thank wanderingalong12
SequoiaTheRedwood, Owner at Sequoia Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2017

Thank you. We see variety of choice and taking care of the needs of each person in a group as a strength. So pleased you enjoyed your experience.

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Kezzy B
23 January 2017|
Response from Sammy G | Property representative |
Hi there, yes we sure do. For functions, please pop into reception anytime for a free info pack, or give us a call on 033529165. Thanks
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$18 - US$22
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 340 Main North Rd, Christchurch 8051, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Christchurch
  • Phone Number: +64 3-352 9165
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A buffet restaurant, dinner every evening and breakfast and lunch on Saturday and Sunday. Huge array of dishes. Ideal for groups. Appeals to all generations. Child friendly. Recently refurbished restaurant. Full bar service.
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