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The Flying Burito Brothers

Mexican
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Armagh Street, Christchurch, New Zealand
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  • 19
    Excellent
  • 15
    Very good
  • 8
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 0
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Margarita ville

Good food and good little barmaid! Knew how to make a classic Margarita! Real limes! tortillas were really filling! Try the Pork and Carne- they're great!

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 3, 2015
Dollybeach
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Newcastle, Australia
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44 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Newcastle, Australia
Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

Good food and good little barmaid! Knew how to make a classic Margarita! Real limes! tortillas were really filling! Try the Pork and Carne- they're great!

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Tauranga, New Zealand
Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

Got takeaways from here on Friday night, the service was friendly & helpful & food tasty & delicious.

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Frankston, Australia
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

One of my favourite In Christchurch, delicious food, great prices and a nice atmosphere. Would recommend everyone try it,

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Christchurch, New Zealand
Contributor
16 reviews 16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Went to Northlands restaurant for a family celebration. Atmosphere was a bit average in the corner by the bar but meals were large. Not so good if you are doing no carbs as only choice was a caesar salad. Average pricing.

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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

A huge array of options for the conservative and adventurous diners. Great margaritas too! A safe option for every occasion, and family friendly too.

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20 reviews 20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

Came in for a casual lunch and we weren't disappointed. We decided to try something different to our usual Fajita order - the fella had Quesadilla and I chose the Grilled Corn & Chicken salad. Both were perfectly cooked and presented and neither of us could finish the meals, so generous were their size! Good service as we have come... More 

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Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

I felt the food lacked a bit of the punch I was looking for and was a bit over priced (~$20 for just a burrito). Glad they had hot sauce at the table. Service was very good, and nice ambient inside.

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Christchurch
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77 reviews 77 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

My wife and I had date night here and very impressed. We obviously timed it right with gong there straight after work as other people behind hind us had a 45min wait. Warm reception upon arrival and taken to seat by smiling waitress. Its a small thing but in hospo, it is so badly done by so many. Doesn't take... More 

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

Flying burrito brothers is me and my partners favourite! Been here so many times! Food is always above and beyond, the chicken flying burrito, the fish starter, the mini tacos, and the cheesecake are amongst our must gets! Plus very good with drinks. Staff are very attentive and they always have ample staff for the amount of diners. Cannot recommend... More 

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2014

Food was so yummy! Best meal I have had in ages everything was cooked perfectly :) Had a berry smoothie it was very yum. Had Chipotle chicken burrito was so amazing!! Service was great fast and we had really nice waitresses. So looking forward to going back.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Armagh Street, Christchurch, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Christchurch

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?