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St Germain

255 St Asaph Street | Christchurch Central, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand
+64 3-377 7008
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good19%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
255 St Asaph Street | Christchurch Central, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

It was a pleasure to dine here where the food and service were impeccable. The decor was basic but the ambience and acoustics were great for eating and conversation. Very week priced for a top restaurant

Thank kruuza
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had the 5 course meal and matching wine. I was driving so we shared a glass of wi e with each course. Beautiful French food. The waiter was extremely friendly and knowledgable. Decor in the restaurant is ok but could be more French style....More

Thank adventureguyNZ
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A very pleasant evening out. The wait staff were French and friendly. We both had the escargot entree and Duck a l'Orange. For dessert we had the Autour de la noisette, and Crêpes Suzette. All the food was very nicely cooked and presented. Pacing of...More

Thank go_to_oz
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Perfect in EVERY way from booking to leaving. Service exceptional and super friendly, ambience and surroundings awesome, food unparallelled.. we could not fault it in any way. Magnifique!!!! ***** Andrew and Sarah

Thank L1916VGandrewm
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were in Christchurch for work but decided to treat ourselves to a nice dinner out as it was our wedding anniversary during the week. We found it a little hard to find with Google Maps to be honest, and once parked in the car...More

Thank TandaP
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were so lucky to dine here as part of the Ronald McDonald Supper Club. The food and wine were fantastic. The staff were very attentive and friendly. Highly recommend.

Thank Di C
Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

Had a great night out with friends at St Germain. Was a bit apprehensive going back as the last meal there (fish on lentils in broth) was rather a let down (having had it 4-5 times previously and loved it). Also in the entertainment book...More

1  Thank Duncan P
Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

My husband and I were very impressed by our evening. And the different options they had to offer for us. The staff were pleasant and we left happy. Thank you

Thank FionaSmith0668
Reviewed 2 May 2018

Our party of six had a very nice dinner and plenty of lovely wine but the two of us who chose the snails were very disappointed. The rest of the meal was great but the evening was spoilt by having cold escargot in what might...More

Thank Steve R
Reviewed 29 April 2018

Our first visit to the new CBD premises and it all fell a bit flat. Access is up a high, steep staircase; there is no elevator. The ambiance lacked something, made more acute by the dressed-down diners, men in teeshirts and trainers, women in puffer...More

6  Thank Kiwi_rua
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$28
Lunch, Drinks, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
18:00 - 20:00
11:30 - 14:00
18:00 - 20:30
11:30 - 14:00
18:00 - 20:30
11:30 - 14:00
18:00 - 20:30
11:30 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 255 St Asaph Street | Christchurch Central, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Christchurch
  • Phone Number: +64 3-377 7008
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St Germain was opened in September 2008 by French brothers Frederic and Vincent. Born and raised in Brittany, the brothers aim to provide you a real French dining experience using local products in an elegant and cosy atmosphere. St Germain's diversity makes it the perfect place to enjoy food and wine, whether you would like to share a fabulous meal with friends, for a romantic dinner, or when dining with a larger group. We can cater for all.
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