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Strawberry Fare

) #1 of 18 Dessert in Christchurch #16 of 840 Places to Eat in Christchurch ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ European, , Vegetarian Friendly
19 Bealey Avenue | Calton Mill Cnr, Christchurch 8014, New Zealand
+64 3-365 4665
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (29 reviews)
“duck confit” (22 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 22:00All hours
European, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
19 Bealey Avenue | Calton Mill Cnr, Christchurch 8014, New Zealand
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Reviews (807)
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1 - 10 of 807 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

Every time I've been here I've had an awesome meal, famous for the deserts but should be famous for the mains.

Thank Jason D
Reviewed 3 days ago

The Strawberry Fare ......... is a long stayer ,,,,,,,its reputation is constantly great and many items on the menu are long stayers as well . This place was around long be for the Christchurch quakes and has since set up in a newer building North...More

Thank brent eugene w
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had breakfast upstairs (did not notice an elevator, so if stairs are an issue check ahead). Nice atmosphere, very good food, pleasant wait staff. The waffles were yummy. We recommend it for breakfast. Not sure about other meals, since all we had was breakfast.

Thank MikenSue726
Reviewed 1 week ago

Always busy and need to book in advance especially Thursday, Friday, Saturday nights. Had waited at the bar counter for a while before I got any attention from the wait staff. Mains were standard European/ Italian food so they were expectedly average. Chocolate desserts were...More

Thank Pleayo T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had heard a lot of good reviews about Strawberry Fare but we were very disappointed in the mains meal that we had that we didn't even bother to stay for dessert. we even saw another group walk out after their mains meal due to being...More

Thank rmcracing
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was very busy when we arrived, despite booking a table we wondered if they were going to be able to seat us, which was a worry with two hungry kids! The prawns were good, so was the fish of the day, however I felt...More

Thank lisakF595EL
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Strawberry Fare is an institution in Christchurch. I have had more desserts here than I really care to confess. I recent years they have added a range of light and tasty main dishes to complement their famous desserts. Their food is always well presented, with...More

Thank Rosemary L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great tasting food, good service and plenty of choice if you are gluten free. We took my son and his girlfriend there for dinner and something for everyone on the menu. My son and I had braised beef on truffle mash with green beans -...More

Thank GSL2
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Food is exquisite with many gluten free options. Dessert menu is almost bigger than the dinner menu and the choices are amazing. So many gf desserts which are often hard to come by. Great service and excellent location. Great for dinner and dessert or just...More

Thank candycaine1
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

I had a dinner with my friend here without reservation. We entered the restaurant and there was nobody in the front desk. We were waiting for a while and then another group came in and found the notice on the wall said go upstairs to...More

Thank Angelic8619
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Licenced or BYO or both?
24 May 2016|
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Response from Debbie B | Reviewed this property |
Both with a charge for opening bottle
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
08:30 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
08:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19 Bealey Avenue | Calton Mill Cnr, Christchurch 8014, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Christchurch
  • Phone Number: +64 3-365 4665
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