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Edesia Restaurant & Bar - CLOSED

12 Show Place | Addington, Christchurch, New Zealand
+64 3-943 2144
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good28%
  • Average14%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
19 Nov 2014
“closed down”
2 Jul 2014
“Good service, good wines, food average”
Restaurant Hours Closed
European, Vegetarian Friendly
12 Show Place | Addington, Christchurch, New Zealand
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Reviewed 15 September 2013

Arrived and felt a bit confused as there appeared to be no welcome- was this the bar or the restaurant? That sorted (it's both) we were seen to our table by our friendly well informed waiter for the evening. Excellent wine list (by the glass...More

1  Thank Dennisbvo
Reviewed 3 September 2013

I only recently heard about this restaurant from some friends with quite high standards and expected perfection. A group of 5 of us popped in for lunch last week, 3 of us ordered the seafood chowder. I was disappointed when it came out with a...More

Thank selytee
Reviewed 22 July 2013

I celebrated my birthday meal here recently, and i can say it was the best meal i have had so far in Christchurch. The food was outstanding and the service was excellent. I had scallops to start with followed by the fish, and it was...More

2  Thank Louise_H46H
Reviewed 8 July 2013

We went here for dinner after getting engaged the same day and had a wonderful time. The staff were excellent, especially Vernon with his great knowledge in the wine. We asked him to pair our meals with wines and he did an excellent job. The...More

Thank Sarahck_13
Reviewed 4 July 2013

We went to edesia and the food was extremely good well presented and tasted very good. we had the venison which was delicious and the pork also very good and finished with the crème brulee the wine list is extensive with hundreds to choose from....More

Thank mike j
Reviewed 29 May 2013

This restaurant was pricey, but the food was innovative, delicious, well presented, and the service was appropriate and friendly. Lived up to their prices.

Thank alwoh
Reviewed 26 May 2013

Edesia offers the best food in Christchurch. And the wine list is excellent - known labels at an appropriate price. Some people may consider the interior and the location "strange" for a Restaurant of this style - but any thoughts like that are overwhelmed by...More

Thank cashmore64
Reviewed 24 May 2013

Set in a business complex, a great place to meet in the evenings. Lovely wine selection. we were a group of 12 people and everyone of us had an amazing dish...all that we tried was terrific and a special mention for Gran Marnier and orange...More

Thank Ganga D D
Reviewed 18 May 2013

If you are into fine dining this this restaurant is a "must." From the moment we walked in for our evening meal, the service was excellent. We had a drink at the bar and then went to our table. The food was superb, well presented...More

Thank Karen S
Reviewed 8 May 2013

I have eaten here several times at lunch and the staff are very attentive and friendly and the food is fresh, healthy and delightfully tasty. It's a bit pricey but lovely for a treat or that special occasion.

Thank Sharon L
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
07:30 - 18:00
07:30 - 22:00
07:30 - 22:00
07:30 - 22:00
07:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 Show Place | Addington, Christchurch, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Christchurch
  • Phone Number: +64 3-943 2144
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