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Antigua Boat Sheds

) #177 of 777 Restaurants in Christchurch ££ - £££ Cafe, European,
2 Cambridge Terrace, Christchurch 8013, New Zealand
+64 3-366 5885
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good52%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (3 reviews)
“cakes” (3 reviews)
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Cafe, European, New Zealand
££ - £££
2 Cambridge Terrace, Christchurch 8013, New Zealand
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Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

We recently visited the Antigua Boat Sheds for a late lunch. The place was very busy and had a great atmosphere. Ordering was very quick and the wait for the food was short and the service great. The food tasted great, the portion sizes were...More

Thank AaronSlater
Reviewed 15 February 2017

I took a couple of friends that were over from overseas,the food was very good and tasty but the reason that i didnt give it 5 stars is because it took them a long time to clear the table and it would of been nice...More

Thank mannaborn
Reviewed 28 January 2017

A popular venue for tourists and locals. Great cafe here also boats for hire, or simply lie back in a punt & be taken for a cruise up the Avon.

Thank Chch_NZ_couple
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Took a friend who was new to town for brunch and thought what better place than the iconic Antigua Boat Sheds. I've been plenty of times before albeit never for brunch. It took a while to get anyone's attention to order and pay at the...More

1  Thank Cherie M
Reviewed 8 January 2017

I have visited the Antigue Boat sheds a number of times and never have been disappointed despite having to queque most times. The staff are very quick, efficient and the food is always good and value for money too. It is very noticeable too ,...More

Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Been for breakfast a few times and its always so tasty! Today I had the boatshed breakfast which was eggs, hash browns, bacon, lightly grilled tomato and toasted ciabatta. Plentiful and very nice! Friends both had the eggs benedict, one with grilled bacon and the...More

Thank Lee_A_B_1976
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

We visited this morning for a coffee and slice whilst showing relatives around the city, and the coffee was beautiful and the chai tasted like chai!! the slices where amazing! Also the staff where very friendly will definitely return:)

Thank Annika j
Reviewed 19 December 2016

While waiting for our boat reservation time, we had lunch at the café. There was inside and outside dining and we ordered and went outside. We enjoyed the toasties and the homemade soup while we watched the others punting down the Avon. A delicious lunch...More

Thank BnThrDnThat
Reviewed 13 December 2016

Booked to go punting, we went here for brunch beforehand, scoring a table at a window. The place is old and original, right on the river, and flowing with regulars and tourists. Our meals were not fancy, but really good, and a good portion (I...More

Thank Lynne C
Reviewed 20 October 2016

Visited on a rainy day, so inside dining only. Food delicious, great variety, fresh, hot and cold options. Very reasonably priced.

Thank Nettie P
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Wendy B
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Response from Annika j | Reviewed this property |
I'm sure I seen gluten free in the cabinet :) best to ring
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Cafe, European, New Zealand
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Cambridge Terrace, Christchurch 8013, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Christchurch
  • Phone Number: +64 3-366 5885
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