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Rangoon Ruby

819 Colombo Street | Corner of Colombo & Peterborough st., Christchurch 8013, New Zealand
+64 22 028 0920
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“tea salad” (22 reviews)
“rice” (15 reviews)
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Asian, Burmese, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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819 Colombo Street | Corner of Colombo & Peterborough st., Christchurch 8013, New Zealand
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Reviewed yesterday

Tried this ad the former restaurant was always excellent. Price was up there but the food was good. Ragpon Ruby price is up there however the food was not on part with the Bohdi tree.

Thank 23fussyfoodie
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Consistently fabulous, interesting food. Great service as well. Go for a lot of shared small dishes.... tea salad, fresh marinated fish, napi jo, green papaya salad to name a few - with the best creme brûlée!!

Thank andreanz68
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We’ve wanted to visit Rangoon Ruby for some time and weren’t disappointed. Clean modern space and gracious obliging staff. After enquiring about chilli in dishes (not being a fan of chilli) we were advised as all dishes are custom cooked the chilli could be excluded...More

Thank DP2610
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a few days in Christchurch and ate here twice. The Burmese food was a new and interesting experience for us. They serve small portions which are good to share. We ordered four items + rice for two people to share and it made...More

Thank Derek B
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The food was amazing.They advertise as Burmese cuisine There were 8 of us dining and we ordered many small plates. They were all great flavours. Service and ambiance was average. I would eat here often if I lived in Christchurch.

Thank Lizi B
Reviewed 1 October 2018

This is one of the best restaurants in Christchurch. I love the idea of tapas sized portions so a solo diner can enjoy both fish and lamb. Both the food and service were excellent.

Thank Robert D
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

Recommended by colleagues on our Course & decided to write a Review even before finished meal, as superb. Not yet visited Burma but after our visit to Ruby Ragion, it will certainly be on our travel destinations. Food absolutely delicious and interesting. The tea salad...More

Thank sianinwanganui1
Reviewed 28 August 2018

A very friendly crew warmly welcomes you into an authentic Burmese cuisine experience. The simplicity of the decor and genuine hospitality led on to an exciting menu selection. A gentle green tea prior to the coconut and chicken soup provided a calming effect on everyone...More

Thank Simon R
Reviewed 2 August 2018

Pardon the cheesy reference to the old Kenny Rodgers song but this restaurant is a hit! We discovered it whilst walking round Christchurch on a cold Monday evening and we loved it. Burmese cuisine was a new experience for us and we were keen to...More

Thank MarkNz
Reviewed 21 July 2018

Fabulous meal here. Unfortunately it was Easter and they were only open one of the three nights we were in town. WE would have eaten here every night.

Thank HollyFan
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Response from vickiap | Reviewed this property |
sorry just saw this i was a guest. you can walk in but so popular best to ring.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 819 Colombo Street | Corner of Colombo & Peterborough st., Christchurch 8013, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Christchurch
  • Phone Number: +64 22 028 0920
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