Diner restaurant and takeaway menus in Canterbury

Vines Restaurant

Diner, European, Gluten Free, New Zealand

228 Point Bush Road, Waimate, Waimate, Canterbury, 7979, New Zealand

Vines Restaurant Sample Menu

Hot Smoked Salmon
Polenta Chips, Vines Slaw, Smoked Garlic Aioli
Housemade Stuffed Vine Leaves, Kalamata Olives, Greek Yoghurt Raita
Blue & Verjus GF
Evansdale Blue Cheese, Verjus, Homemade Seeded Crackers
Slow Cooked Merino Ribs ( *Estate Pinot Noir 2011)
Creamy Wet Polenta, Flashed Spicy Tomato Salsa, Pinot Noir Jus
Estate Pears (*Waipara Pinot Noir 2009)
Wrapped in Bacon, Mesclun, Evansdale Blue Cheese, Toasted Walnuts, Pinot Noir Syrup

The Stables Family Restaurant


99 Archibald Street, Tinwald, Ashburton, Canterbury, 7700, New Zealand

The Stables Family Restaurant Sample Menu

Delicate berries layered between cream & ice-cream.
250-gramme Ribeye steak grilled with battered scallops.
Vanilla ice-cream with either chocolate, raspberry, passionfruit or caramel sauce & served with whipped cream & wafers.

Wholly Bagels & Pizza

Diner, American, Seafood, Vegetarian, Breakfast, Vegan, Pizza

136 Ilam Road, Ilam, Christchurch, Canterbury, 8041, New Zealand

Wholly Bagels & Pizza Sample Menu

BLT $4.30
Guacamole $5.40
Low fat plain $5.40
Served with a large bagel $9.50
Manhattan pie (V)
Feta, chilli flakes, mozzarella cheese and pizza sauce ( 20" JUMBO/ 14" LARGE)
$22.00/ $16.00

Supreme Supreme

Diner, American, Coffee and Tea

31 Waring Taylor Street, Mt Cook, Wellington, Wellington, Wellington, 6011, New Zealand

Southern Spices

Diner, Asian, Seafood, Indian, Vegetarian, Fast Food, Asian Fusion, Brunch, Vegan, South Indian

148 Main South Road, Sockburn, Christchurch, Canterbury, 8042, New Zealand

Southern Spices Sample Menu

Kerala Prawn Malabari
Prawns cooked with creamy coconut gravy and finished with herbs and spices
Chilli Gobi
Marinated cauliflower deep fried & stir fried with fresh vegetables and finished on a spicy sauce
Kothu Parotta Mixed Chicken &Beef
Signature South Indian street food, chopped South Indian bread stir-fried with diced onion, egg and meat curry
Pappadoms (deep fried) $2
Chocolate Dosa
Sweet dosa finished with chocolate sauce and served with scoop of ice-cream

Doughboys Bakery and Cafe

Diner, Cafe Food, Fast Food

Tekapo-Twizel Road, Lake Tekapo, Canterbury, 7999, New Zealand

The Beach Bar

Diner, Cafe Food, European, Brunch, Gluten Free, Bar, New Zealand, Kiwi

25 Esplanade, Sumner, Christchurch, Canterbury, 8081, New Zealand

The Beach Bar Sample Menu

French toast
berry stuffed brioche with vanilla mascarpone,maple & pistachio
5 spice pork belly
with sesame rice, bok choy, capsicum, green beans, lychee & plum sweet chili sauce
Savoury brioche french toast
with roast field mushrooms, crème fraiche, parmesan, preserved lemon & truffle oil
Fries & aioli $5.5
Ice cream sundae
vanilla ice cream with choc sauce & sprinkles

Drexels Restaurant

Diner, Cafe Food, American, Vegetarian, Vegan, Gluten Free, New Zealand

28 Rotherham Street, Westfield Mall, Riccarton, Christchurch, Canterbury, 8041, New Zealand

Drexels Restaurant Sample Menu

Grilled chicken and bacon open sandwich
Tender breast of chicken and strips of crispy bacon served over a piece of toasted French bread with salad greens, spread with tomato relish and drizzled with roast garlic aioli. Served with hashbrown.
Soup of the day
(Two varieties, please ask your waitress) Served with garlic bread.
Lots of bacon, fresh lettuce and tomato slices with mayonnaise and cream cheese in fresh Turkish bread. Served with hashbrown.
Manhhaten club sandwich
The ultimate club sarnie filled with lettuce, carrot, tomato, cucumber, sprouts, a fried egg and bacon along with cream cheese, mayonnaise and tomato relish. Served with a hashbrown.
Fish of the day
Lightly crumbed, our fresh fish fillets come with tartare sauce and lemon wedges, a hashbrown and side salad.

Kwik Kiwi Diner

Diner, Cafe Food, Fast Food

37 Parkhouse Road, Wigram Park, Wigram, Christchurch, Canterbury, 8042, New Zealand

Kwik Kiwi Diner Sample Menu

Medium $2.50
Rolls standard $5.30
Savouries $2.10
Dagwoods $6.50
Large $9.50

Ariana Pizza Kebab

Pizza & Pasta, Diner, Kebabs, Middle Eastern, Fast Food

491 Papanui Road, Papanui, Christchurch, Canterbury, 8053, New Zealand

Ariana Pizza Kebab Sample Menu

Mixed Kebab
Chicken, Lamb, Tomato, Nan, Salad
Chelaw Kebab Mix
Rice, Lamb, Chicken, Salad
Large Lamb / Chicken $10.00
Lamb Mixed Combo Sovalaki $14.99
Small Lamb / Chicken $7.00

Rosebank Estate and Winery

Diner, Sandwiches, Seafood, European, Vegetarian, Breakfast, Brunch, Vegan, Fondue

180 Johns Road, Northwood, Christchurch, Canterbury, 8051, New Zealand

Shawtys Cafe

Pizza & Pasta, Diner, Cafe Food, Vegetarian, Vegan, Gluten Free, Pizza, New Zealand

4a Market Place, Twizel, Canterbury, 7901, New Zealand

Shawtys Cafe Sample Menu

Sticky date pudding
the Shawty’s classic served with butterscotch sauce and vanilla ice-cream
Spaghetti and meatballs $10.00
Risotto, with beetroot and roasted almonds, served with feta and kale pesto $26.00
Zucchini and corn fritters, streaky bacon, poached free range eggs and spicy kasundi relish $18.00
Hawaiian - pomodoro sauce, shaved ham, pineapple and mozzarella $18.00

Trenches Restaurant & Bar

Bar Food, Diner, European, Vegetarian, Breakfast, Brunch, Gluten Free, Bar, International, New Zealand, Kiwi

74 Armagh Street, Christchurch Central, Christchurch Central, Christchurch, Canterbury, 8013, New Zealand

Trenches Restaurant & Bar Sample Menu

Beef Nachos
Chilli Beef Served on Corn Chips with Melted Cheese, Sour Cream & Sweet Chilli Guacamole.
Trenches Platter
Meats / cheese / bits n bobs
Chocolat Fondant
served with Vanilla Bean Gelato.
Vegetarian Nachos
Chilli Bean Mix Served on Corn Chips with Melted Cheese & Sweet Chilli Guacamole.
Caesar Salad
Cos Lettuce tossed with Bacon, Anchovies, Freshly Shaved Parmesan topped with Poached Egg & Drizzled with Caesar Dressing.

The Teahouse Cafe and Restaurant

Diner, Breakfast, Brunch, Coffee and Tea

6 Robert Street, Lincoln, Canterbury, 7608, New Zealand

The Teahouse Cafe and Restaurant Sample Menu

Prawn and Mango Salad
Butterfly prawns seared in garlic & herb butter served with mango slices on a leafy green salad finished w mary rose sauce
Coronation Chicken Salad
Creamed chicken poached in flavoursome stock and stewed with asian spices and mango chutney with slivered almonds and green salad
Toasted rolled oats, dried fruits, seeds & nuts and honey served with fresh seasonal fruit and organic natural yoghurt
Toast & Jam
Selection of toasted breads served with Barkers marmalade, berry jam and butter
Corn Fritters
Topped with roast Portobello mushroom, thyme and balsamic slow baked tomato and tzatziki sauce, served w salad . Add bacon $3.00

Joe's Garage Riccarton

Diner, Cafe Food, Breakfast, Contemporary, International, Coffee and Tea

7 Leslie Street, Upper Riccarton, Canterbury, Christchurch, 8041, New Zealand

Joe's Garage Riccarton Sample Menu

Mushroom Burger
portobello mushroom with salad greens, caramelised onions, tomato, homemade beetroot relish and minted yogurt with chips
Joe's Caesar
streaky bacon shaved parmesan, garlic croutons, cos lettuce and a soft free range egg with joe's caesar dressing (anchovies optional)
- add avocado (seasonal) $12.80
- add streaky bacon $16.80
with chopped nuts, fruit and brown sugar

Cook'n' With Gas

Diner, Seafood, European, Vegetarian, Vegan, Gluten Free, Coffee and Tea, New Zealand, Pacific

23 Worcester Boulevard, Christchurch Central, Christchurch, Canterbury, 8013, New Zealand

Cook'n' With Gas Sample Menu

Luna Roll
Smoked cod, onion and gruyere toastie
One dozen grilled mussels with tomato and green herb sauce.
Vego Plate(V)
Spiced cauliflower, green bean, chickpea in savoury crepes with a shredded salad, bread and butter pickles, mango chutney, minted yoghurt.
Grilled mussels, tomato and green herb sauce.
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Totara Restaurant

Diner, Breakfast, New Zealand

31 Talbot Street, Geraldine, Canterbury, 7930, New Zealand

Totara Restaurant Sample Menu

Lamb Shanks (One/Two)
Served on a bed of mash with veges & mint sauce
Beef Lasagne
Served with salad & fries or vegetables
Roast of the Day
Our Heritage Hotel famous roast served with traditional vegetables & gravy.(Gluten Free)
Beef Schnitzel
Beef Schnitzel served with salad & fries or veges
Garlic Prawns
Definitely sleep alone after our pan fried prawn cutlets with garlic, served on a bed of fresh green salad & aioli sauce

Ski Time Restaurant and Lodge

Diner, European, Vegetarian, Breakfast, New Zealand

39 Racecourse Avenue, Methven, Methven, Canterbury, 7730, New Zealand

Ski Time Restaurant and Lodge Sample Menu

berry crème brulee, red fruit salad 14
raspberry & apple strudel, ice cream 14
grazing platter for two 22.50
Akaroa salmon fillet, green beans, garlic & parsley perlas 32
Asian lamb fillet, pac choi, kumara puree 18.50

Jimmy's Restaurant and Bar

Diner, New Zealand

42 Papanui Road, Pavillions Hotel, Christchurch, 8014, New Zealand

Jimmy's Restaurant and Bar Sample Menu

Ice Cream Sundae
Berry, Caramel or Chocolate
Grilled Halloumi on Bruschetta
Toasted bruschetta topped with olive tapenade & mixed lettuce with chilli spiced grilled halloumi cheese and a balsamic dressing
Southland Blue Cod
Beer battered fillet and fries served with our homemade tartare sauce
Fish of the Day (wait staff will advise) $31.00
Moroccan spiced roast pumpkin $6.00

Mackenzie Country Hotel

Diner, Bar

Corner Of Ostler & Wairepo Streets, 2 Wairepo Road, Twizel, Canterbury, 7901, New Zealand

Mackenzie Country Hotel Sample Menu

Grilled Vegetables Mediterranean Style $22.00
Served with our own Ciabatta & Rye Grain Bread (V) $10.50
Curry of the day
Please Check with Our Sever of the Curry Dish of the day
Fish & Chips
Blue Cod Fillet Choice of Beer Battered or Panko Crumbed, cooked until golden, served with Chunky Fries & Garden Salad
Roasted Chicken Breast(GF)
Stuffed with Spinach, Sun Dried Tomatoes and Parmesan Cheese, wrapped with Streaky Bacon, served with Steamed Potatoes & Seasonal Vegetables, finished with White Wine Mushroom Sauce

Felix The Cafe


76/9 Gerald Street, Lincoln, Canterbury, 7608, New Zealand

Village Foods

Diner, Catering, Breakfast, Argentinian

48 Main Street, Oxford, Canterbury, 7430, New Zealand

The Paddock Cafe

Diner, Cafe Food, Breakfast

8 Hall Street, Cheviot, Canterbury, 7310, New Zealand


Diner, European, Kiwi

1 Radcliffe Road | Belfast, Christchurch 8051, New Zealand

Ceasers Sample Menu

V=Vegetarian / GF= Gluten Free
Chicken Filo
Chicken & mushroom bound in a creamy mustard sauce, encased in a crispy filo pastry, served with salad and fries & garnished with garlic aioli sauce
Chocolate Mud Cake
Warm moist chocolate cake served with Wild Berry coulis, ice cream and whipped cream
Caesar's Salad (GF)
Our special caesars salad with poached egg, crispy bacon, grated Parmesan, croutons & drizzled with our classic Caesar dressing, topped with your choice of grilled chicken breast or garlic tiger prawns
C $24.90 / P $27.90
V=V / GF= Gluten Free

Robbie's Cafe and Milk Bar

Diner, Cafe Food, New Zealand

12 Talbot Street, Geraldine 7930, New Zealand

Saint Andrew's Diner


74 Main South Road, Waimate 7988, New Zealand

Great Wall Restaurant

Diner, Barbeque, Chinese, Pub Food, Grill

35 Riccarton Road, Riccarton, Christchurch, Canterbury, 8011, New Zealand


Diner, American, Gluten Free, International

382 Moorhouse Avenue, Sydenham, Christchurch, Canterbury, 8011, New Zealand

Denny's Sample Menu

Salmon salad
smoked salmon with grated cheese on lettuce.
Senior cheese burger $10.50
French toast
bread dipped in egg butter and cooked to golden brown and dusted with icing sugar, your choice of white or wholegrain toast.
Grand Slam
pancakes,eggs,sausages and maple syrup.
a sampling of delicious onion rings, prawn cutlets,fish bites,chicken strips and seasoned wedges served with ranch dressing and sweet chilli souce.

Stellar Restaurant and Bar

Diner, Steak, Seafood, European, Vegetarian, Breakfast, Tapas, Contemporary, Gluten Free, New Zealand, Kiwi

235 Riccarton Road, Riccarton, Christchurch, Canterbury, 8041, New Zealand

Stellar Restaurant and Bar Sample Menu

Pan-Seared Scallop with Cauliflower Puree, Grilled Peach & Pea Foam.
Canape Group Function Menu
Egg and Chives Finger Sandwich / Polenta Chips / Smoke Salmon Cracker / Mushroom Risotto Cake / Avocado Salsa Bruschetta / Blinis Small Pancake / Mousse Panna Cotta / Raw Brownie
Canape Group Function Menu
Ham Cucumber Tomato Sami / Prawn Cocktail / Balsamic Mushroom / Smoke Salmon Cracker / Garlic Bread / Crispy Chicken / Crispy Chips / Creme Brulee
Garlic Bread
Toasted Garlic Bread Slices
Garden Gourmet
Scrambled Egg, Roasted Zucchini, Toast, Spinach, Mushroom, Sun-dried Tomato and Pickled Cucumbers.

Robbies Bar & Bistro

Diner, Steak, Hamburgers, European, Vegetarian, Breakfast, Kiwi

60 Queenspark Drive, Parklands, Christchurch, Canterbury, 8083, New Zealand

Robbies Bar & Bistro Sample Menu

Robbie’s Ribs
A generous plate of pork spare ribs covered in our own tangy BBQ sauce piled on top of potato wedges.
Small $22.90 Lrg $29.90
Eggs Benedict
With bacon on an English muffin, smothered in a rich creamy hollandaise sauce.
Popcorn Chicken
Bite sized pieces of tender chicken in our own secret recipe of herbs and spices! Served with Aioli and great for sharing.
Ice Cream Sundae
Vanilla ice cream topped with your choice of raspberry, chocolate, strawberry, passionfruit or caramel sauce and served with whipped cream.
Small $6.90 Large $8.90
Bowl of Salad $4.50


Pizza & Pasta, Diner, European, British, Breakfast, Brunch, Bar, New Zealand

2 Colombo Street, Cashmere, Christchurch, Canterbury, 8022, New Zealand

Protocol Sample Menu

Hawaiian Pizza
Ham, cheese, tomato sauce, cheese
pepperoni, salami, prosciutto and kalamata olives
with tartare, salad, lemon and chunky chips
Battered Hot Dogs
Ham & cheese toastie, raisins, fresh fruit, bag of chips, lollypop and a fruit juice

Underground Coffee Sumner

Diner, Breakfast, Brunch

25 Marriner Street, Sumner, Christchurch, Canterbury, 8081, New Zealand

Underground Coffee Sumner Sample Menu

• Smoked chicken, cranberry, brie with red onion
Vegetarian Delight $16.50
Potato Hash
With roasted mushroom and free farm bacon Served with peach, red onion and avocado salsa
Please place your order at the counter GF toast, GF bagel, whole grain available
Bacon and egg focaccia $11.50

The Little Bistro

Diner, Seafood, European, French, British, Gluten Free, New Zealand

33 Rue Lavaud, Akaroa, Canterbury, 7520, New Zealand

The Little Bistro Sample Menu

akaroa salmon fillet, saffron risotto cake, organic asparagus, 1/2 slipper lobster
whole lyttleton sole, parsnips, paysanne potatoes, organic kale, herb butter
iced lemon meringue parfait, confit fennel, dried raspberries
backstrap of canterbury veal, fondant potato, truffle yorkie, roast onion, horseradish jus -
clevedon organic oysters , lemon vinaigrette caviar -

Sampan House Restaurant

Diner, Asian, Chinese, Vegetarian, Fast Food, Asian Fusion

168 Gloucester Street, Christchurch Central, Christchurch, Canterbury, 8011, New Zealand

Sampan House Restaurant Sample Menu

Pineapple fried rice (chicken, beef or pork) $15.50
Black bean BBQ pork $17.50
Chinese vegetables with oyster sauce $14.50
Chicken with cashew nuts $18.00
Fried chinese vegetable with mushrooms $16.00

The Nook

Diner, Cafe Food, Asian, Thai, Vegetarian, Breakfast, Asian Fusion, Vegan

24 New Regent Street, Christchurch Central, Christchurch, Canterbury, 8011, New Zealand

The Nook Sample Menu

Satay Chicken
Marinated chicken satay with peanut sauce
Toong-Tong (Money Bags)
Prawns, fish meat peas and corn filling with The Nook Sauce
Pad Thai
Classic noodle dish with eggs, protein of your choice, bean sprouts and pad thai sauce. Served with lemon wedge, chili flakes and crushed peanuts
Saang Ka Ya
Sweet sticky rice infused with coconut cream and topped with Thai custard
Spring Rolls
The nook’s special spring rolls with home-made kiwi apple sauce
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