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St Germain

255 St Asaph Street | Christchurch Central, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand
+64 3-377 7008
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good19%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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255 St Asaph Street | Christchurch Central, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand
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Reviewed 15 March 2017

I like this restaurant and their food, The menu doesn't look to have been changed, however it is still really lovely. The bread to start was nice, the mains were great, and the desert was simply amazing! The service was not on the level of...More

Thank Anchousik
Stgermainresto, Owner at St Germain, responded to this reviewResponded 29 March 2017

Bonjour Anchousik, Thank you very much for taking the time to review us and we are disappointed to hear that the service wasn't up to your expectations. Matters has been addressed and next time you'll visit us we will have to make sure that you'll...More

Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

The food here was excellent and we tried all the courses - nothing disappointed. Our waiter didn't match the standards of the food and surroundings. Spilling water or wine on the table at almost every visit - not good. Definitely worth a visit if you...More

Thank gokiwi
Stgermainresto, Owner at St Germain, responded to this reviewResponded 14 March 2017

Bonsoir Gokiwi, Thank you very much for taking the time to review St Germain. I'm glad that you've enjoyed the food and also disappointed about the sloppy service. The matter has been addressed to the person and hopefully you'll come to see us again and...More

Reviewed 12 March 2017

We've been going to St Germain for about 7 years now. The food has remained excellent and the new premises in St Asaph Street are such an improvement. Went right through the menu and all our food and wine choices were outstanding. Nice to go...More

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Stgermainresto, Owner at St Germain, responded to this reviewResponded 14 March 2017

Bonjour Lonelydog, Thank you very much for your comment and thank you so much for coming back to see us again. We are so happy that you've enjoyed your evening and the new premises. merci Frederic

Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

The food was amazingly delicious and food portions were very generous. After entree and main there was absolutely no room for dessert. All the meals arrived cooked to perfection. Service was a little bit and miss. The young lady was great and attentive. Another server...More

Thank Matt H
Stgermainresto, Owner at St Germain, responded to this reviewResponded 12 March 2017

Good afternoon Matt H, Thank you very much for taking the time to review us. We are delighted that you've enjoyed your evening and little bit disappointed to hear about the service. The matter has been addressed and hopefully next time you'll come to visit...More

Reviewed 22 February 2017

My wife and I had dinner here for my 60th birthday. An up-market restaurant for adults, with a quiet and charming ambience/decor, and the staff speak both French and English. The restaurant was a little difficult to find, being located on an upper level at...More

1  Thank John W
Stgermainresto, Owner at St Germain, responded to this reviewResponded 23 February 2017

Bonjour John W, Thank you so much for dinning with us and we are thrilled about your evening at St Germain. Look forward to seeing again. Merci Frederic

Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

One of Chch's best overall dining experiences. New restaurant is great and food & service continue to be first class. If you have not been go, and always leave room for dessert.

Thank mholla66
Stgermainresto, Owner at St Germain, responded to this reviewResponded 23 February 2017

Bonjour mholla66, Thank you very much for dinning with us and we are delighted that you've enjoyed your evening with us. See you soon. Merci Frederic

Reviewed 14 February 2017

We visited this restaurant last Sunday evening, as a treat for my birthday. What an experience, from start to finish could not fault anything. The service, ambiance, food wine, were top notch, My husband who has visited many French restaurants around the world voted this...More

1  Thank marie j
Stgermainresto, Owner at St Germain, responded to this reviewResponded 23 February 2017

Good morning Marie J, Thank you so much for these comments and thank you for dinning and taking the time to review us. Merci Frederic

Reviewed 12 February 2017

We had dinner 2 years ago on our last visit to CHCH at their old location and it was gtreat, now the new location is a little to new the food still very French and good with French service. Different but worthwhile.

1  Thank Tony M
Stgermainresto, Owner at St Germain, responded to this reviewResponded 13 February 2017

Bonjour Tony M, Thank you very much for your support and review. Look forward to seeing again. Merci Frederic

Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

My wife and I have always enjoyed the food and top service, this visit was no exception. We have eaten at the original cbd address then after the earthquake we followed to Papanui a slight larger premise and now to their very modern larger premise...More

1  Thank Gm9234
Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

Had a group of 13 and managed to get us a big table sorted so we could sit together. Got welcomed with a bday drink for all of us which was nice. Had the option of degustation or al a carte and we went with...More

1  Thank liverisky
Stgermainresto, Owner at St Germain, responded to this reviewResponded 11 February 2017

Bonjour liverisky, We are delighted that your party enjoyed their time with us and we hope to see you again. Merci Frederic

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 29
Meals
Lunch, Drinks, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 255 St Asaph Street | Christchurch Central, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Christchurch
  • Phone Number: +64 3-377 7008
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Description
St Germain was opened in September 2008 by French brothers Frederic and Vincent. Born and raised in Brittany, the brothers aim to provide you a real French dining experience using local products in an elegant and cosy atmosphere. St Germain's diversity makes it the perfect place to enjoy food and wine, whether you would like to share a fabulous meal with friends, for a romantic dinner, or when dining with a larger group. We can cater for all.
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