Cityscape hits up Stealth Hospitality's new offering in the Christchurch Art Gallery, Universo Brasserie & Bar, discovering adventurous dishes (like the Asian-spiced confit duck, pictured) served up in a fantastic space that's going to be a primo new summer hang-out spot.

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One of the Boys

Three Boys Brewery

We caught up with local craft beer baron and head by at Three Boys Brewery Ralph Bungard and how he brews a better beer.

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Recipe: Soho Sour

Sour Power

Sister Kong mixologist Markus Teck hooks us up for the hot months with his summery twist on the classic sour.

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The Braun Supremacy

Tasty Pastry

Cutting his teeth with an apprenticeship at the legendary Park Royal Hotel, Continental’s head of cuisine Marcus Braun would go on to become one of the country’s finest pastry chefs.

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Tea For Tantalising

High Tea at Crowne Plaza

Crowne Plaza Christchurch continues the high tea revival with a spectacular go at the concept of their own.

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Summer Lovin’

A Foodie Love letter to Christchurch

Our summer gift to you – a rundown on the city’s top food and drink options for some sunny season goodness.

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Food & Drink

Market Place Restaurant & Bar

New Zealand/European Cuisine

At Market Place Restaurant & Bar, each dish is passionately crafted and perfect to share with friends and family.

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Universo Brasserie & Bar

European Cuisine/ Swishy Bar

Universo Brasserie & Bar is equal parts edgy-Euro chic and sunny tropical escape, projecting a chill café vibe by day and morphing into a swanky bar a...

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The Colombo

Shopping Centre

The Colombo is a unique shopping and entertainment experience that is not to be missed.

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Bloody Mary’s

Steakhouse/Swishy Bar

A popular New York style steakhouse known for premium, local produce, seasonal menus and delicious cuisine.

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Arbo/Arborista

Café/Bar

Arbo and its offsider espresso bar Arborista bring the best of fast and relaxed food service to the heart of the city. Arbo is a full service a la car...

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Fiddlesticks Restaurant & Bar

New Zealand Cuisine

Sophisticated, sociable and relaxed, Fiddlesticks is Christchurch’s newest retreat.

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Red Elephant

Thai Cuisine

Red Elephant offers a warm welcome and authentic Thai cuisine from Sukhothai province.

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Uncommon

Café

Step up your café experience with elegant surroundings and gorgeous, delicious food that provides a memorable visit every time.

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Café Raeward is a busy fresh food cafe close to the airport. They specialise in excellent coffee, service and delicious seasonal food using fresh prod...

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Merrin Street Brewery Bar

Cosy Pub/New Zealand

Merrin Street Brewery Bar offers the legendary hospitality of the West Coast in a recently renovated, relaxed, fun and friendly venue.

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Mexicano's

Mexican Cuisine

A Mexican bar and kitchen from the creator of King of Snake.

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The go-to city favourite for over 27 years. New owners bring a fresh welcome and fresh new menu.

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Protocol

Swishy Bar/International

Situated at the foot of the Cashmere Hills, this busy local bar is the perfect place to kick back and watch the world go by. Enjoy the super sunny cou...

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Blackbird Café

Café & Bar

Blackbird Café & Bar is a new restaurant recently opened in the heart of Sumner, with a location that makes it a perfect beach escape for city dweller...

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Little Poms

Café

Little Pom’s café is the latest offering from the Pomeroy’s family. Located on the edge of the city, Little Pom’s has strong focus on fresh and season...

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Green Dinner Table

Food Subscription Box

Move over granola – not just for your patchouli-scented neighbour, plant-based diets are hip, healthy, and here to stay. Enter Green Dinner Table.

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Bishop Brothers Public House

Cosy Pub/New Zealand Cuisine

This gastro-pub is all about fantastic food in a relaxing atmosphere. Chef Kathryn Ahu elevates pub fare to the next level at the venue; with their ex...

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Wok it to Me

Asian Fusion

Wok It To Me’s fresh and cool menu combines the best street food from around Asia including China’s Dan Dan Noodles, Hong Kong Bubble Waffles, Korean ...

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Whet Drinking Room

Swishy Bar

Whet Drinking Room offers a meticulously selected curation of gins, whiskys and craft beer.

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Sun Dog Diner

American Cuisine

With a retro pop culture vibe and a unique take on comfort food classics, Sun Dog Diner brings us the modern American diner experience. Everything is ...

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