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Tavern Harewood

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333 Harewood Road | Bishopdale, Christchurch 8053, New Zealand
+64 3-359 9075
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Overview
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“beef wellington” (10 reviews)
“steak” (18 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Bar, Pub, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
333 Harewood Road | Bishopdale, Christchurch 8053, New Zealand
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
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1. SERVICE
"Place was fairly busy but service was prompt and the food faultless"
Greg
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2. ATMOSPHERE
"The atmosphere is delightful and a genuinely happy place to head"
Brian/Cheryl
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3. FOOD
"A great place to eat with friends and family"
jpfisho
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1 - 10 of 186 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We ate here as a family of 11. There were no complaints about the meals at all. My partner and I had the lamb shoulder for 2. There was lots of food and couldn't eat it all. But it was absolutely beautiful. The lamb was...More

Thank Jacqui L
fed w, General Manager at Tavern Harewood, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thanks so much great to hear you enjoyed your time at the Tavern good choose with the lamb a house flavourate.

Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Came here tonight on a whim before flying out in the morning. The staff were nothing short of amazing - so kind, attentive and helpful! We were served promptly, the drinks were quick to come, and the meals were amazing! The garlic loaf - divine,...More

Thank Kate S
fed w, General Manager at Tavern Harewood, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2017

Thank you for your recent visit to the Tavern for lunch, its so pleasing to know every thing was to your liking.

Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed our dinners here very much. My husband had a steak and I had a vegetarian dish full of kumara and fall veg. Our server was attentive and pleasant. Very nice atmosphere, especially for it's shopping area location. Unfortunately we discovered this place on...More

Thank cmb72015
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have eaten here for lunch and dinner many times and only on our last lunch did we have any issues. Both my husbands and my dishes came out with cold components, they were fixed quickly. Everyone has off days and we will be back...More

Thank Maree R
fed w, General Manager at Tavern Harewood, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to write, apologies for problems with meals very annoying but pleased to hear corrected promptly

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Dropped by on Tuesday to try and arrange a team dinner for 40 people for Thursday evening. I met Bar Manager Scott just on opening and was impressed with his professional and relaxed "can do" attitude. We arrived around 7PM to a near full venue,...More

Thank Mark_Fitzgerald
fed w, General Manager at Tavern Harewood, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much, great to hear you enjoyed your experence at the Tavern and on behalf of all the staff thankyou, your group were a pleasure to look after. Go well and safe travels

Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

This is a great place for dinner at affordable pricing for main meals, out in the suburbs. You can’t beat the price here, and the hospitality staff are professional. Some of our group ordered the pork belly main, it was a generous sizing and very...More

Thank AnaJarr
fed w, General Manager at Tavern Harewood, responded to this reviewResponded 16 April 2018

Thanks so much for review its so pleasing to know your group enyoyed there time @ the Tavern.

Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

This is one of my family's favourite eating places in Christchurch. Very popular with locals. Great vibe, good food, very friendly and attentive staff. We were a big group and ordered different dishes from the menu (including salads, salmon, rib eye steak, whitebait omlette). Wide...More

Thank A Y
fed w, General Manager at Tavern Harewood, responded to this reviewResponded 28 March 2018

Thankyou so much for your review and continuing support it is really appreciated.

Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

Have been here a few times, when we have been on holiday in Christchurch. The food is always great and staff have been friendly. Would recommend for families as well.

Thank 18Kiwi
fed w, General Manager at Tavern Harewood, responded to this reviewResponded 14 March 2018

Thanks so much for your continuing support we really appreciate your custom.

Reviewed 26 January 2018 via mobile

Our Airbnb host recommended the restaurant as well as told us what to order. Boy were they right. This was the best price performer in all of New Zealand. Easily enough for 3 hearty appetites. Not only was the lamb incredible, but so was everything...More

Thank rmunson1
fed w, General Manager at Tavern Harewood, responded to this reviewResponded 28 January 2018

Thank-you for your recent visit to the Tavern, without wanting to sound to patronising we are all very proud of the lamb platter its great to know youre leaving NZ having had the experience of tasting one of our finest meats.

Reviewed 22 January 2018

Wonderful atmosphere and the staff are wonderful hats off to them, gorgeous decor for outside dining

1  Thank Fiona H
fed w, General Manager at Tavern Harewood, responded to this reviewResponded 24 January 2018

Thanks so much for review, we really appreciate your custom..

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$7 - US$17
Cuisine
Bar, Pub, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Monday
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Friday
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 333 Harewood Road | Bishopdale, Christchurch 8053, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Christchurch
  • Phone Number: +64 3-359 9075
  • E-mail
Description
Tavern Harewood is a local bar, Restaurant just down the road from Christchurch International Airport. We have live music on a Friday & Saturday night, live sports and great dining for around $20. Come on down, were sure you will have a great time...
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