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Pedro's House of Lamb

17b Papanui Road | Merivale, Christchurch 8014, New Zealand
+64 3-387 0707
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“potatoes” (257 reviews)
“lamb shoulder” (78 reviews)
“nz lamb” (13 reviews)
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Fast food, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
17b Papanui Road | Merivale, Christchurch 8014, New Zealand
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Thistake away is great. Visited twice while staying in Christchurch. Best lamb out and it actually feed us two meals. Thoroughly recommend a visy while staying in Christchurch. A real must do

Thank Chris R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Just what I wanted after a four hour flight - good solid Man Food. Out of an unprepossessing shipping container in a Bottle Shop carpark came the most exquisite lamb and potato dish I've had for many years. No difficult decisions - it's a one...More

Thank tinytrev
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I frequently buy the lamb shoulder from Pedros it's fantastic and great value. Situated ext to the best bottle store in town, you can get the best takeaway dinner and vino in one stop.

Thank Pip T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

especially good when people drop in easy start toad to for a good meal all enjoy . The shoulder has so much flavor and is very tender Fortunately we live nearby

Thank lindsaylloyd
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fabulous fabulous fabulous! Don't worry about the price, it's worth every cent. Full of flavour, generous portions and took all the hassle out of another late night at the office.

Thank KPW B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a special occasion meal at our place. Pre quakes we loved the restaurant but the pop up selling the leg of lamb ticks every box. A whole leg, on yummy onions and potatoes, and you get to collect and eat it at home,...More

Thank thornycroft
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It has been recommended to us by our friends. And it didn't disappoint! Lamb was great, the whole package really. You want to give it a try.. You'll be hooked after...

Thank DmiV
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's a take away, not a restaurant. The food was nice, enough for 2-3 people. We liked it and will go back for sure.

Thank Atefeh V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Its beautiful, not worth cooking your own dinner! If I ever had a last meal... this would be the main :)

Thank James S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Amazing take away pork shoulder ..... .excellent flavour, really succulent, yummy potatoes on the side, generous portions

Thank Malrmalr
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Sharon M
11 August 2017|
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Response from inakioh | Property representative |
Hi Sharon sorry about late reply we are totally gluten free. Thanks
7 February 2017|
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Response from 8041Aneta | Reviewed this property |
Yeah, just call earlier in the day
Jason T
26 January 2017|
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Response from inakioh | Property representative |
Hi Jason, Our lamb it's dairy free. We do cook the potatoes with a little bit of butter, those can be served separate from the lamb if needed. Also we can arrange to cook the potatoes without any butter (we will use extra... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
16:00 - 20:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17b Papanui Road | Merivale, Christchurch 8014, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Christchurch
  • Phone Number: +64 3-387 0707
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A tender whole lamb shoulder cooked slowly over 4-5 hours, with garlic and rosemary to bring out the delicious flavour. Served with scalloped potatoes. TAKEAWAY
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