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Fiddlesticks Restaurant & Bar

) #15 of 777 Restaurants in Christchurch ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ European, , Vegetarian Friendly
48 Worcester Street, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand
+64 3-365 0533
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lamb shoulder” (32 reviews)
“salmon” (46 reviews)
“bluff oysters” (10 reviews)
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European, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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48 Worcester Street, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 1,006 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Went here on a Thursday to find they couldn't fit us in for dinner in the restaurant. However, it was no problem as they serve food in the bar too and we had a fantastic meal. The lady behind the bar was particularly helpful to...More

Thank EmmaHump
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We visited as a group. My first time but not for most of the others - I can see why they are back. The food is very good. (My lamb shoulder was perfect). The service is excellent. The atmosphere relaxed. We could easily have a...More

Thank Smods5
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We booked here for an anniversary dinner. Had heard great things about the place from others. After a dreadful uber experience and the lashing rain, once we stepped inside it was nothing but fantastic. Greeted as if they'd all been waiting for their long lost...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

Very nice "set meal" for our photography group, good choices. Chef uses sous vide for the meats and all are succulent. Super staff.

Thank hirschwrites
Reviewed 6 days ago

We had great lunch at Fiddlesticks, the food was nice and the bluff oysters were amazing! The staffs were awesome and super friendly. Very recommended.

Thank silvianoerhalim
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a great lunch today staff were very friendly and attentive, food was absolutely amazing would highly recommend to anyone thinking of going.

Thank 18reeced
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our family had a wonderful evening at Fiddlesticks last Friday. The menu appealed to all ages. The food was excellent and the service very impressive even though it was a busy night. The food combinations were very interesting and worked. Well done team.

Thank Penny S
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were staying at a B&B nearby and decided basically to go to the closest restaurant. What a surprise we got to find that we had happened upon a fine dining restaurant. The menu is not extensive, however it covers enough ground that pretty much...More

Thank David J
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a business lunch here yesterday and we were all so boring.... all three of us chose the Lamb sandwich washed down with a bottle of CO Pinot Noir. Both were scrummy and did not disappoint. We would all return there in a flash.

Thank Graeme M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are interesting to enjoy nice food, nice atmosphere with good friendly relaxing of service people, I recommend you to visit Fiddlesticks in Christchurch. It is so enjoyable to visit yourself, with friends and some functions(I have not experienced by my self but I...More

Thank KakapoJ
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 11 - US$ 29
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
08:30 - 02:00
08:00 - 02:00
08:00 - 02:00
08:00 - 02:00
08:00 - 02:00
08:00 - 02:00
08:30 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 48 Worcester Street, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Christchurch
  • Phone Number: +64 3-365 0533
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Sophisticated, sociable and relaxed, Fiddlesticks Bar & Restaurant is Christchurch's newest retreat. This distinctive centrally located restaurant and bar provides an inviting atmosphere in which to while away some time. Watch the street side activity while soaking up the ambiance in front of a roaring outdoor fire in our well sheltered courtyard, or join friends in one of the intimate dining spaces.Providing in-season, sensational local fare, the talented kitchen crew offer up a menu of beautifully cooked tasters and intriguing meals. Open from 8am for coffee and pastries, with a full menu served from 11am, or from 9am for brunch on weekends - Fiddlesticks is the perfect place to kick back and unwind in the heart of our city.
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