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The Bog Irish Bar & Restaurant

50 Victoria Street, Christchurch 8013, New Zealand
+64 3-929 0117
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good47%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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Irish, Bar, European, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
50 Victoria Street, Christchurch 8013, New Zealand
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Reviewed 12 December 2017

We dropped in mid afternoon after a day of walking and exploring Christchurch, and were greeted warmly by the Barman, who was able to advise us on good lunch choices and the wide range of beers and ciders on offer. Soup of the day was...More

Thank andrew55b
Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

After a musical Irish experience in Christchurch, can’t pass this place! Great rustic Irish decor with food to match. Great local artists playing real Irish instruments and folk songs for the patrons... I really enjoyed the experience and will visit again. Must visit for every...More

Thank Arjunnatthan
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

It's been a while but went back tonight. Was well worth it service excellent food very good and the beer was cold What more could you ask for. Appears as though new staff who were great and very friendly. Also I am assuming the man...More

Thank JHH50
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

Awesome place love the music. Meal& dessert great. Lovely company. Got birthday small choc cake surprise lovely

Thank W9812POjom
Reviewed 12 October 2017

On a recent visit to Christchurch my husband and I lunched here twice. Service excellent, food fresh, generous portions and delicious. Were we to reside in Christchurch we would be repeat visitors again and again.

Thank Gina T
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

Good hardy fresh food. Big serves, great service, live music, reasonable price. Definitely a place to return to.

Thank Melise S
Reviewed 4 October 2017

A great pub with a good range of simple, flavoursome food. Enjoyed fish and chips and a glass of wine.

Thank Denise H
Reviewed 5 September 2017

Beer was fine staff very good food real joy we both had hot pot and enjoyed it the band that night was ordinary

Thank David A
Reviewed 15 August 2017

The noise level grew as the evening progressed but it seems all the guests were enjoying it. Good music and singer later.

Thank Pithypat
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Found The Bog close to our accommodation. Happened upon a Irish band keeping the patrons' toes tapping. Partner and I both ordered the roast dinner which then came as a share plate/serving dish. Beef beautifully cooked, abundance of baked veggies with Yorkshire pudding. Fantastic! Ashton...More

Thank JillyB5598
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 3:00 AM
9:00 AM - 3:00 AM
9:00 AM - 3:00 AM
9:00 AM - 3:00 AM
9:00 AM - 3:00 AM
9:00 AM - 3:00 AM
9:00 AM - 3:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 50 Victoria Street, Christchurch 8013, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Christchurch
  • Phone Number: +64 3-929 0117
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