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Riccarton Road, Christchurch, New Zealand
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Ranked #90 of 597 Restaurants in Christchurch
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Sun - Sat 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Mon - Fri 12:00 am - 2:30 pm
Cuisines: Thai
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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English first
Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

A great evening with family and friends somewhat marred by slow service. We chose a set menu and there was a long delay between the serving of the entree and the main dishes. The food was tasty and well presented. Thirteen people seated at a large round table, probably suitable for 10, made it difficult to share dishes that were... More 

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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30 reviews 30 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

Piping hot, delicious fried rice clay pot hit the spot after flying in to Christchurch. This place was busy but we got a table right away, service was a little lacking due to it being full but the perfect combo of pineapple, cashews, chicken and rice was worth it.

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Dunedin, New Zealand
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

It was fine, but nothing great. They won't supply a carafe of water for the table. They do refill fairly regularly, but we ran dry on many occasions. Had spare ribs, guri puffs and Vietnamese spring rolls for starters, and laksa, garlic beef and pork meatballs for mains. The menu didn't have as much variety as some (e.g. no money... More 

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Christchurch
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24 reviews 24 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

This restaurant has never let us down even when arriving without a reservation. Fresh crisp salads and a tasty variety of 'Thai' dishes. We love this restaurant for relaxed dining in neat surroundings and with very pleasant and helpful service.

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Waimate, New Zealand
Top Contributor
68 reviews 68 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

So anyway i was walking along Riccarton Road sussing out suitable eating spots for the other half, who was on her way up in a bus, and got about as far as I was going to go when i spotted Buddha Stix. Hmmmm......are they trying to be a bit clever or what? Peering in from the roadside it looked to... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

Ordered the Thai fried noodle, green beef curry and lamb in red curry. Decided to takeaway back to motel to enjoy the food with my family. The green curry wasn't nice, tasted quite strange as there was a strong beefy smell that over-shadowed the green curry taste. The lamb in red curry was average. Only the fried noodle was good.... More 

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Nelson, New Zealand
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16 reviews 16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

Fabulous Thai food,superb selection,very efficient service,lovely atmosphere and very hard to get table and that is because it was such a good experience.Very reasonable cost as well.In fact we are going back tomorrow night when I am in Christchurch

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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49 reviews 49 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

Buddha Stix is a modern, nicely furnished and decorated modern restaurant with an excellent menu. I have been lunching here for years & dine occasionally. the staff are friendly, they have a small bar for a pre dinner drink, you need to book at night, the curries, larb, and pad thai are all delicious. They also have lots of off... More 

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wellington,nz
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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

My mum and I had travelled down to Christchurch for her birthday weekend. We were staying in riccarton and discovered a Buddha stix just around the corner from our hotel. We have always enjoyed our dinners at the Petone, Wellington restaurant and thought we would try our luck here! We were not disappointed. The food and the service were both... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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37 reviews 37 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

The restaurant has a very good and varied menu with something for everyone, the variety was impressive. The only slightly negative comment was that it was packed and noisy but the service was very very good. Well worth the experience and I bet you could go there several times and still find something hidden in the interesting menu.

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Additional Information about Buddha Stix

Address: Riccarton Road, Christchurch, New Zealand
Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Christchurch
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Monday 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm  12:00 am - 2:30 pm
Tuesday 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm  12:00 am - 2:30 pm
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm  12:00 am - 2:30 pm
Thursday 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm  12:00 am - 2:30 pm
Friday 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm  12:00 am - 2:30 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Cuisine: Thai

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