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Restaurants in Canterbury

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23 places to eat in Canterbury

Restaurants in Christchurch
The Twisted Hop Pub
This traditional English brewery produces ales in Christchurch. The menu consists of 6 homemade beers, plus an extensive list of imported beers. The menu indicates what meals go best with each beer, and they have a wide selection of pizzas, meats, fish and salads. Starting at 11 pm the volume of the music rises and becomes one of the liveliest bars in town.
Cafés in Christchurch
The Museum Cafe
This cafe is on the top floor of the museum with a wonderful view of the botanical gardens. This is a perfect place to relax after seeing the myriad of exhibitions and museum artifacts.
Restaurants in Selwyn
Arthur`s Pass Pass Cafe and Store
The only store and one of the few cafes in Arthur `s Pass. It is a small town that crosses the Southern Alps from east to west coast. The Keas, endemic bird to southern New Zealand, often prowl around the terraces for food.
Restaurants in Rakaia
Salmon Tales Cafe Restaurant & Bar
A slightly kitsch restaurant with a giant salmon statue above the door. It's better known as Rakaia. As well as the restaurant, there are some souvenir shops and a salmon information centre.
Cafés in Omarama
Merino Country Cafe
It is ironic that merino sheep wool, which is originally from Spain, is now marketed mainly by New Zealand and the prices are not exactly cheap. This shop-café is situated in one of the most famous areas for its mild climate merino, and offers a variety of souvenirs, crafts and clothing. There is also a restaurant, ice cream parlor and cafe.
Restaurants in Hampden
Moeraki Boulders Cafe
On the way down to the rocks is a a cafe / restaurant shaped like a spherical stone, with extensive views over the beach and ocean. They have an extensive menu of quick food, like sandwiches, or a menu of the day.
Cafés in Geraldine
Coffee Shop
Located only a few meters from the museum is a nondescript cafe that, though calm in decoration, serves first-rate cappuccinos. They also have a wall dedicated to sentences written by customers, and after chatting with the owner, I decided to write one that says 'Viva la Vida!'
Restaurants in Akaroa
Hill Top Cafe
Halfway between Christchurch and Akaroa, there is a road that the two cities. This road meanders through the Banks Peninsula, and the cafe is strategically located on the top of a hill with spectacular views of the bay of Akaroa
Culinary Interest in Akaroa
Barry's Bay Cheese
Barry's Bay Cheese is an artisan shop that produces European-style cheese, Maasdam, Gouda, Edam and Havarti. They also produce a wide variety of flavored Cheddar cheeses, and they have a unique deli.
Restaurants in Akaroa
Akaroa Cooking School
Akaroa Cooking school is a modern and innovative concept that combines a culinary school with a restaurant. It all takes place in a room tastefully decorated room with views to the street. They organize learning sessions with celebrity chefs cooking.
Restaurants in Akaroa
Fixh&Chips Akaroa
The popular and cheap Fish&Chips can be found in Akaroa, where all the young people have their fish & chips, or varieties of different baskets of seafood with mussels, crabs, squid, oysters, etc. Delicious.
Restaurants in Akaroa
Bully Hayes Restaurant & Bar
One of the best restaruante of Akaroa, specializing in seafood, and an extensive wine list is the Bully Hayes Restaurant & Bar, for sure. The cheapest option is the dish of the day, which is usually a soup, pumpkin, vegetables, or seafood, and fish of the day, served with chips and salad
Restaurants in Christchurch
Alchemy Cafe and Wine Bar
The location of this restaurant couldn´t get any better. It´s within the Art Gallery, Te Puna o Waiwhetu, and it overlooks the sculpture garden. The price is medium / high but the food is high quality. It functions as a cafe during the day where you can relax after seeing the exhibition.
Cafés in Christchurch
Coffee Corner
This cafe has a wonderful terrace when the weather is good. There are a few tables on the sunny ground floor, and a quieter lounge on the top floor. They offer fair trade organic coffees, teas, and New Zealand wines, plus cakes and pastries. They also have wireless internet.
Cafés in Cheviot
Magpies Rest Cafe
This is a café with a terrace on the road from Christchurch to Kaikoura, with good sandwiches and Italian-style coffee service, mocaccino, capuccino, machiato, espresso, latte, etc.. It also features a small convenience store for your convenience.
Restaurants in Christchurch
Restaurants in Akaroa
La Thai
The By Jove Restaurant & Cafe is one of the few restaurants in Akaroa whose menu is mainly French style, since its specialty is pizzas, some of which are quite original, such as the kiwi, with chicken, brie and fruit.
Cafés in Akaroa
L`escargot Rouge
The L'escargot Rouge is an absolutely precious cafe and deli that's totally delicious. They have premium coffees, and French inspired dishes as Baguette, Croissant, Pain au Chocolat, Croque Monsieur, Brioche, Croque Madame, Pain Au Raisin, etcetera. Scrumptious
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