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Food and Drink in Christchurch
Christchurch offers a wide array of culinary options, from affordable ethnic eateries to elegant dining experiences. Many restaurants and cafes pride themselves on using local and seasonal ingredients; try the fresh New Zealand seafood or spring lamb. And, on market days at the Arts Centre, sample the many ethnic food stalls, offering sets from Spanish paella and German sausages to hand-tossed pizza and homemade sweets. Visit https://wikitravel.org/en/Christchurch for travsel info about Christchurch
Curator’s House: At the Botanical Gardens, you will find Curator’s House, which uses fresh, regional ingredients for a diverse menu with a Spanish/Tapas influence.
Antigua Boat Shed Cafe: The Antigua Boat Shed Cafe enjoys a romantic riverside location and is open for breakfast and lunch. Along with the dine-in menu, the cafe packs picnic hampers for guests to take pleasure from lunch on the river.
Fiddlesticks Restaurant & Bar: This place offers fresh fare in a sophisticated yet relaxing atmosphere. Watch people stroll by as you dine, or select a seat outside in the courtyard near a roaring fire.
The Lotus-Heart Vegetarian Restaurant: This restaurant strives to use the best organic produce, and its curries are considered the best in town.
C1: CI: This cafe earned its to be name Cafe of the Year since it led just how in reopening in the central city following the earthquake. It is just a trendsetter in alternative methods too, swiftly delivering your orders of chips or sliders via funky pneumatic tubes. Think that’s strange? Check out the vintage sewing machine water dispenser too!
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Re:START Mall: To give new life to businesses affected by the 2011 earthquake, the Re:START Mall was intended to be home to boutiques, restaurants and other attractions of interest to visitors. The mall was constructed out of shipping containers. As with many innovations in New Zealand, it is surprisingly upbeat and funky and certainly worth a vacation if you’re a devoted shopper. Visit https://www.tripindicator.com/christchurch-top-boat-cruises-sailing-tours/1/400/N for more information about Christchurch boat and cruise tours.
Gap Filler: In the same vein, the Gap Filler organisation hosts creative and fun activities, exhibits and more, in places awaiting post-earthquake reconstruction. Past event offerings have included temporary saunas, a butterfly garden, Gap Golf and Dance-O-Mat. Check for what’s coming up while your ship is in town.