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Cook'n' With Gas

23 Worcester Street, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand
+64 3-377 9166
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“venison” (27 reviews)
“mussels” (19 reviews)
“crepes” (11 reviews)
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European, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
23 Worcester Street, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent dinner bistro with interesting menu, excellent service in a charming locale that has quite a nice bar/patio vibe out back. We loved the braised beef and the turkey/lamb combo. The desserts were good as well. Our waiter, Husi, was spectacularly attentive! Definitely worth a...More

Thank ReillyPas
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food was very good. I had the special fish that was very uniquely prepared. The menu is non-traditional, so it was a bit hard to make a choice with many unfamiliar items on it. I got lucky with my choice, but my wife wasn't...More

Thank dljhk
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Friends arranged a get together on Saturday night here, there was six of us, two pulled out late, this wasn't a problem for CWG,great service all night, they were busy but not stressed, I ordered the Festival Soup, which was seafood w hot n spicy...More

1  Thank Malcolm C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food are so tasty and delicious with excellent staff that serves and does their job really well! Well done.The owners are so accomodating and very nice.I will definitely recommend this to my friends and family! The ambiance is stunning with entertainer.No dull moments .Very...More

Thank Alphine joy T
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Rang at 5:30 for a table for four at 6:30 - asked to come in at 6 as there was a large group coming in at 6:30. Warned in advance that service might slow down at 6:30 - we noticed nothing. They were attentive, there...More

Thank Kerry M
Reviewed 13 December 2017

We stayed in a bed & breakfast close by and they booked for us (5 adults, 1 child). Me, my wife and our 7-year old daughter arrived earlier. They said we could be seated and gave us a table right underneath the AC unit. This...More

1  Thank NunoVascoOliveira
corker9, Owner at Cook'n' With Gas, responded to this reviewResponded 14 December 2017

Hardly Fair. You booked late and secured our last table, Yes the restaurant was full on a Monday during this hot Summer we have been experiencing, You demanded the A/C to be turned off because you didn't dress your child properly, You had no consideration...More

Reviewed 7 December 2017

We had our Christmas staff dinner here, the Decor is great loved the pictures on the walls! the only trouble was there were 30 of us and we were seated in to seperate rooms, but we could still get up and move around and have...More

Thank Alister L
Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

Our meals where beautifully cooked, stunning to look at and the mains were generous. Staff are attentive and knowledgeable. Decor is fabulous. It is always a good sign when a restaurant is full of diners.

Thank RedheadRebel
Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

This is a very good restaurant that we enjoyed greatly. The food was excellent, especially the venison and the salmon. The service was great as well, very highly responsive and helpful. And the wine list was great as well. This is a restaurant that I...More

Thank Marc F
Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

We started off with the flatbread and the fries. It was a quiet night so the food was served very quickly. The complimentary appetiser was quite nice and delicious, even though I don’t usually eat lamb. The service was also very good. The flatbread is...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$26
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 23 Worcester Street, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Christchurch
  • Phone Number: +64 3-377 9166
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