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Rossendale Cafe & Restaurant - CLOSED

136 Old Tai Tapu Rd, Christchurch 8001, New Zealand
+64 3-322 9684
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good34%
  • Average21%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible0%
30 Jun 2014
“Simply Delicious”
1 Mar 2014
“Well worth while”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Cafe, European, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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136 Old Tai Tapu Rd, Christchurch 8001, New Zealand
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Reviewed 30 June 2014

I made a stop in this restaurant on my way to the hotel from Akaroa. There was nothing special on the menu, in my opinion. However, they serve wine cultivated from their own winery. I had 2012 Rossendale Pinot Noir. It was smooth, a bit...More

Thank ariwijayanto27
Reviewed 1 March 2014

This country cafe has been operating for some years now and is still a favourite. A great ambience, in and out dining. Great staff and tasty food.

Thank Conway10
Reviewed 25 February 2014

Menu has limited options and staff have limited skills. Plates were not quite clean. Despite being told we could sit outside and wait for someone to take an order we waited but nobody came, and then read a sign that indicated that orders had to...More

Thank Jk10067676
Reviewed 23 February 2014

Have been to this restaurant the first time a year ago and loved the food then. So I was quite exited to have a degustation 5 course meal there. Unfortunately this time, I felt that the food was quite average. The starters were nice but...More

1  Thank Lara M
Reviewed 13 January 2014

My wife and I went to Rossendale on Friday night for a 5 coarse degustation meal. We sat outside in a beautiful garden setting on a nice evening. The service was great we were very well looked after even though we were the only couple...More

1  Thank 919CarlD
Reviewed 7 January 2014

The food here was very disappointing, I ordered the big breakfast that they have. I was expecting to have a full breakfast and be full and satisfied at the end, I was wrong. the one sausage they gave me was slightly undercooked, my 2 or...More

Thank Ahmi H
Reviewed 18 December 2013

The food was ok, but the menu was misleading... Several people ordered the salmon expecting a piece of cooked salmon. But instead got some pieces of smoked salmon - not really what you would expect for a main. Dessert was disappointing - the mess was...More

Thank familyGNZ
Reviewed 1 November 2013

Rossendale is a Cafe & Restaurant set in beautiful country gardens just fifteen minutes from the centre of Christchurch. The food here is very good, superbly cooked and well presented and you can enjoy it either in the indoor dining room or outdoors in an...More

Thank Ingenius
Reviewed 14 September 2013

Rossendale has converted its day time format to cafe style with separate brunch and lunch menus giving a great choice. There is also a small window with delicious looking food for eating in the cafe or takeaway. The option of indoor or outside dining is...More

Thank ChrisChristchurch
Reviewed 9 September 2013

This was late in AUgust. I was driving pass Rossendale Vinary. Could not resist a visit. It was about lunch time. Lunch special, Beef curry. I have a curry palate. Years of Eating curries for the last so many years, being a Sri Lankan. I...More

Thank Seetha H
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  • Address: 136 Old Tai Tapu Rd, Christchurch 8001, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Christchurch
  • Phone Number: +64 3-322 9684
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