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Cook'n' With Gas

23 Worcester Street, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand
+64 3-377 9166
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“venison” (26 reviews)
“mussels” (18 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 1 week ago via mobile

We had a Rainey night with friends, lots of nice conversation. Cool member of a band was our waiter and added a nice vibe to the night. Great beer and sumptuous food completed the night.

Thank ewanb99
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I felt welcome from the moment I stepped into this restaurant. A waiter immediately brought me a menu and water and the excellent service continued all the way. The food selection is not huge but there will be something for everyone’s taste. Personally I prefer...More

Thank Paul d
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

The two menu options available on our visit make this delightful restaurant very accessible. One is a full menu, the other a less extensive selection from the same menu offering a good value set price of $60 for entree, main and dessert. This was a...More

1  Thank stuY58
Reviewed 3 September 2017

I have always wanted to try this place due to recommendations from friends. Finally got to go on Saturday night for a special occasion. Right from out arrival the service were professional and relaxed. The food was presented beautifully and tasted just as good as...More

1  Thank adventureguyNZ
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

Firstly, thank you To the waitress that politely laughed at my mildly hilarious joke that I concocted before being seated. In a restaurant named cook'n'with gas, I thought it would be side splittingly funny to request the menu with wood fire pizzas! I know, I...More

1  Thank reginaphalanges
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Best martini !! Great food. Lovely staff. Had a great meal. Loved all of it. Looking forward to returning. Recommend.

1  Thank Caro8880
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

We had forgotten how good CWG was but have been reminded in spades. Amazing pork and beef meals followed by fantastic desserts. WOW.

1  Thank Graeme M
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

First time visit to this iconic Christchurch establishment and it absolutely delighted the senses. Food, cocktails and ambience were flawless but what made the evening were the totally enchanting staff. So friendly, attentive and full of humour. They all really made us feel special. Thanks!

1  Thank Cherie M
Reviewed 29 July 2017

Totally recommend this restaurant from the food to the service - top notch. We were all given a taster from the chef , it is the little things that make a great night and this started it off. Meal was delish and the staff had...More

1  Thank Vicki H
Reviewed 15 July 2017

Quality and interesting food is usually what you go out to a restaurant for, but if you also get really pleasant and professional service as well, it makes the evening so much better. A mother and daughter had a lovely dinner here, soup, main and...More

Thank locarnogardens
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$25
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings
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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