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Dimitris Greek Food

Re:Start Mall | Cashel Street, Christchurch 8001, New Zealand
+64 3-377 7110
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“souvlaki” (197 reviews)
“lamb” (73 reviews)
“salad” (34 reviews)
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Fast food, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Re:Start Mall | Cashel Street, Christchurch 8001, New Zealand
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

They cater to take out crowd but have a few tables to sit. Good Greek food at reasonable price. Parking hard to find because a busy street. We were lucky in find a spot in front of restaurant.

Thank Maximino G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were wandering down Cashel Street intent on seeing the Start Mall when we came across a small food court in a cul de sac on the south side of the street. Hungry enough to eat, we were looking at the choices when the heavy...More

Thank Dennis M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My go to place for quilt free takeaway option. Quick friendly service. Icon of Christchurch souvlaki scene.

Thank LincolnKatie
Reviewed 23 April 2017

when i read the position of this place as a top pick in chch i thought "realy?' a fast food takeout joint? BUT if you accept it for what it is, a fast food outlet, cheap prices and quick service, the food is as good...More

Thank jess h
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

Best souvlaki in town by a long way. Do yourself a favour and join the queue. Being vegetarian I always go for the falafel. It's always a bit crunchy, the pita is large and soft. They are served with a huge mound of salad and...More

Thank C210LSkevinf
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

We tried the souvlaki and the salad and both are good sized portions. If you don't mind the taste of garlic and onion, which if you're eating Greek, what else do you expect? Is amazingly delicious. We passed by the one in Christchurch mall. We...More

Thank TravellingSimmy
Reviewed 14 April 2017

We just passed by. But the smell of Dimitris Greek Food was so amazing. So we had to stop for a lunch break. Souvlaki was so good. My family and I really recommend this place.

Thank Pia D
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Had a friend put me onto Dimitis souvlakis many years ago. After a bit of a break (us, not them) we have been going back solidly for the past 9 months. We reckon their souvlakis are the best in town. Highly recommend if you are...More

Thank nessybear1
Reviewed 11 April 2017

its awesome the best souvolaki in town hands down, just get in line its worth it you will not be disappointed.

Thank Sam W
Reviewed 11 April 2017

I have been visiting Dimitris since before the earthquakes when they were located by the Arts Centre. Always great food and very busy - which is a sign of good food anywhere? Always ask for extra chilly sauce and wash it down with a cold...More

Thank PaulG_ChCh
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molly s
Do you offer vegan/vegetarian food?
12 January 2015|
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Response from Sophia M | Property representative |
Hi there, Yes we do offer vegetarian options being our Falafel souvlaki or platter meal (which comes with a Greek Salad instead of a it being wrapped in the pita bread). Our Falafel does not contain egg or any other dairy... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Re:Start Mall | Cashel Street, Christchurch 8001, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Christchurch
  • Phone Number: +64 3-377 7110
  • E-mail
Dear customers,
After 4 years since the earthquakes we are happy to announce that we are located in 2 locations in Christchurch, firstly we are at the Re:Start Mall on Cashel Street and our new location is a shop at 86 Riccarton Road (which is open for dinner hours).