Category Archives: Christchurch

Samarai Bowl

Samara Bowl seems to be exceptionally popular with the younger student crowd. It was fairly packed out even at 8pm. You place and pay for your order at the counter and your food will be delivered to you as an … Continue reading

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Harlequin Public House

I had previously wanted to try this place out, the last time I was in Christchurch but did not get the opportunity to.  So this time I decided to make a visit here.   I though calling up the evening … Continue reading

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Airline Lounge Review: AIRNZ Koru Lounge – Christchurch Domestic Airport

After the huge overhaul to modernise Christchurch Airport, a new Koru Lounge was born, occupying a large area above the departure gates with ample of seating and views of the runway, you would think this would have to be one … Continue reading

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Airline Lounge Review: Christchurch Regional – Koru Express

There are pros and cons when flying out of Christchurch airport and that is dependant on your departure flight, whether it is on one of the smaller regional airplanes or the larger 737 or A320 jets.

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Velvet Burger – Riccarton

We first encountered Velvet Burger in Dunedin a few years ago prior to the establishment of this blog.   Velvet Burger was one a a small handful of stores that were still open  around midnight.  Velvet Burgers offers a good … Continue reading

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Clockwork Emporium and Cafe

Ever thought steampunk cosutumes were interesting? now you can drink and stare to your hearts content or purchase a piece of steampunk item such as top hats, ray guns etc, at Clockwork Emporium and Cafe.

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Addington Coffee Co-op

Having just finished lunch at Shangxi Noodles,  we decided to take a walk around the area where we saw Addington Coffee Co-op.  We decided to pop in for a leisurely cup of coffee.

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C1 Espresso

We came in yesterday to view their menu and counter food and then popped out again as there was not anything of interest on the menu.  Except lots of bagels, and your ordinary breakfast menu such as big breakfast, eggs … Continue reading

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Roots Restaurant

Having recently come runner-up in the latest cuisine’s  good food guide 2014, I decided to give this place a try to see what makes them special and to win an award Roots offer a blind degustation menu of either  5 or … Continue reading

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Hummingbird Cafe

During a weekend trip to Christchuch I had the pleasure of exploring the post quake city where most of the streets in the CBD is now open to the public and where life in the city centre is slowing picking … Continue reading

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