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Becks Southern Alehouse

Bar, European, New Zealand, Steakhouse, Pub
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155 Colombo Street, Christchurch, New Zealand
03 337 2233
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Greymouth
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9 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Being a New Zealander, I don't usually give a tip, but our waiter looked after us so well, that he definitely deserved the tip we gave him. We all had lovely meals. I can recommend the white chocolate cheesecake for dessert.

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Thank OldandGreyontop
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23 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2016 via mobile

Went here to catch up with an old friend Oh my god the food so much food and such a reasonable price They had a special on three courses for $40 we could not finish it all we actually had to take some home The staff was amazing very accommodating even with my very picky dietary requirements nothing was too... More 

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Thank Bomberbabe
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2016

Bland food. Really only went there for the food as I/we can get drinks anywhere. Not worth the visit

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Thank Jo H
Christchurch, New Zealand
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214 reviews
117 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2016 via mobile

We visited for lunch on a Monday. Very quiet only one other couple dining. good selection on menu we ordered fish n chips & pasta. we also had a sticky date pudding & chocolate brownie, these portions were large. Friendly staff we will return.

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Thank nzsmith
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2016 via mobile

Visited for our daughters engagement party, venue was private and very well laid out, food was excellent, well prepared and presented. Staff and service was outstanding from planning to completion as nothing was a problem for Kirsten and her team. They also went out of their way to accommodate guests personal requests. We would throughly recommend this venue to anyone... More 

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Thank Viva T
Christchurch, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2016 via mobile

Booked in for dinner with a grab one voucher, excellent service from the onset, greeted, seated, served cold water on arrival, ordered the breads and dips for the entree, they promptly arrived, were delicious, had the pork belly for the main, wow amazing, was so full,a popular place, got busy, definately will return and recommend, couldn't fault it.

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Thank eatdrinkchew99
kerikeri
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40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2016

Large helpings and friendly staff are what made this memorable for me. I enjoyed the Roaring Meg wine to accompany my stuffed chicken breast, which was delicious. My friend had pork and scallops, which was also enjoyed. We didn't have room for dessert!

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Thank Karen F
Christchurch, New Zealand
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45 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2016

It is almost two years since I last wrote about Becks although I visit more often as it is my local. This time, we tried something we have always been going to do: have an entree and a dessert, along with a wine of course. All meals were tasty, well presented, reasonably priced, and quite enough in quantity. The place... More 

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Thank Des H
Christchurch, New Zealand
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2016

4 of us enjoyed our stay but felt over priced for what we got - meal was ok but steaks were average - salad was mostly lettuce which is a annoying thing I find a lot

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Thank Nonabelle51
Christchurch, New Zealand
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2016

This is a local for us and after a bad experience last year we thought to give it a go again. Just the smaller part of the restaurant was occupied but service was slow. I saw the fish and chips (3 good size pieces of fish) come out to client at another table so that is what i ordered. My... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Bar, European, New Zealand, Steakhouse, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Television, Highchairs Available
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 155 Colombo Street, Christchurch, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Christchurch
  • Phone Number: 03 337 2233

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?