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4 Mansfield Avenue | Merivale, Christchurch 8146, New Zealand
+64 3-355 3720
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
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Bar, European, Pub, New Zealand, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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4 Mansfield Avenue | Merivale, Christchurch 8146, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We struggled to find a place to eat on our last night in New Zealand before our flight the next morning. This place orginally attracted our attention with their sign for live music. We caught the end of the performance; however, they have a very...More

Thank Aynat616
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We chose to go here from Bealey Ave rather than into town. Parking was fine, but Google didn’t let us know you can’t turn right into Mansfield Ave. The pie was unusual, chicken and peanut but tasted fine. My turkey schnitzel tasted a bit salty...More

Thank Mazzy62
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to No 4 twice, the first time had fish and chips, the second had steak. Our steaks were excellent, but what made us come back was our waitress, Gillian. She was really attentive, despite the restaurant being very busy and her being rushed...More

Thank Gillpamela
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We dined here with friends and were all thoroughly pleased with our meals, beef Wellington, steaks, and Peruvian belly pork, friendly, extremely knowledgeable waitress and a couple of good cocktails for the “girls”. Would recommend!

Thank PosyBrisbane
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were recommended No. 4 by our hotel, and we were not disappointed. In our two months traveling around New Zealand, this was the best meal we had. My wife enjoyed her schnitzel and the grilled monkfish and paella was absolutely marvelous. Our lovely Canadian...More

1  Thank Hans M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Attended this restaurant with a very large group and the staff were amazing. The food was delicious - absolutely wonderful platters as starters and then an array of options were available. Everything was well presented. The place is very popular and was buzzing.

1  Thank Rme48
Shaun H, Owner at No.4, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

HI Rme48 Thanks for taking the time to review No.4, appreciated. Yes the platters are sensational. and I'm not being bias. Thanks again, Shaun

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I enjoyed a meal here during a visit to Christchurch. The restaurant was recommended to us by a friend, and we weren’t disappointed. The menu has plenty of choice and our waitress was really helpful with suggestions. We enjoyed the atmosphere -...More

Thank Richo12
Shaun H, Owner at No.4, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for the review Richo12, appreciated. We thank your friend for recommending us to you and we're stoked that we could give you a great experience. Hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had overseas visitors, made a reservation for outdoor table at 6pm Sunday - beautiful Christchurch evening. When we arrived just before our reserved time we were told that there were no tables available despite our reservation. Had a table indoors but with the warm weather...More

1  Thank jemjkmill
Shaun H, Owner at No.4, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Jemjkmill Thanks for taking time to review us. Apologies we couldn't get an outside table for you, we're having sooooo many beautiful CHCH evenings it's definitely making people come out and enjoy it, and thus we were chocka to say the least. As for...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Valentines night meal and it was wonderful, food was great simple but with class and we really enjoyed the chefs take on the dishes. Place was busy so had energy and life with people just enjoying a drink at the bar but the restaurant was...More

Thank Patrick S
Shaun H, Owner at No.4, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Patrick S Glad we could make your valentines a good one. Thanks for taking the time to review us. Will pass your comments onto Raquel and the rest of the team. Come visit us again soon.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had the opportunity while in Christchurch to eat at No. 4. The food was great, environment pleasant and our server, Gillian was awesome. From the moment we entered the restaurant, Gillian was welcoming and most helpful. She answered our questions and provided guidance which...More

Thank Joyce S
Shaun H, Owner at No.4, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Joyce S Thanks for taking the time to review No.4 and will definitely pass your kind comments onto the team. Hope to see you again soon.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$ 7 - US$ 26
Bar, European, Pub, New Zealand, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
9:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 Mansfield Avenue | Merivale, Christchurch 8146, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Christchurch
  • Phone Number: +64 3-355 3720
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No.4 Bar & Restaurant is a premium establishment in the heart of Merivale, Christchurch. This friendly neighbourhood gastropub boasts a lively atmosphere throughout the week and into the weekend. We offer great indoor/outdoor areas for catching up with friends and family, or groups will enjoy one of our many function areas. A fantastic venue for both summer and winter, you can relax in a candlelit corner of the restaurant, pull up the couch in the snug library or celebrate with friends in one of our outdoor heated courtyards. And when you’re comfortable, make sure you check out the menu. Renowned for its generous and varied platters, No.4 has also gained a reputation for exceedingly good dining. For unassuming, friendly service in a welcoming neighbourhood environment, drop into No4 – exceptionally good beer, food and great stories.
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