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Robbies Bar & Bistro

) #641 of 776 Restaurants in Christchurch $$ - $$$ , European,
812 Main North Road, Christchurch 8051, New Zealand
+64 3-323 6126
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good10%
  • Average35%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible15%
Oct 31, 2016
“spare ribs dissappointing”
Jul 24, 2016
“Getting a tad old now!”
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9:00 am - 11:00 pmAll hours
Bar, European, Pub, New Zealand
$$ - $$$
812 Main North Road, Christchurch 8051, New Zealand
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Reviewed June 9, 2017 via mobile

We came here for a lovely family dinner, however the food was bland, some were over cooked and one was deffinatly under cooked. I asked for a rare flint stone steak. It came out blue!!! I asked politely if the chef could pop it on...More

Thank Tegan C
Reviewed December 7, 2016

No nonsense food presented in attractive setting proximate to main highway. Ample parking, quick service with a smile!

Thank Alexander M
Reviewed October 31, 2016

My husband wanted to go and have the spare ribs and off we go, The pork spare ribs were over priced under cooked tuff as (where are the ribs where the meat falls from the bones, and melts in your mouth) he could not eat...More

Thank Wendy B
Reviewed July 30, 2016 via mobile

Restaurant a bit dark could do with brightening up. Was lovely and warm though. Service was ok considering they seemed to be understaffed running between bar at other end of building as well. We weren't expecting great things but wanted a meal before heading off...More

Thank Jaymie-Lee123
Reviewed July 24, 2016 via mobile

Used to love going to Robbies however the place is starting to look very dated and the menu has been the same for years. I had the fluffy omelet, fries and salad. The omelet was fluffy however the fries were undercooked. My husband had the...More

Thank DeeKennedyUk
Reviewed July 17, 2016 via mobile

Very nice meal options and great service and must go in Ashburton nice staff. Warm bar loads of options on menu

Thank tessap621
Reviewed April 4, 2016

The roast pork dinner was great but the other meals (Pork ribs and fish) were very average and I would not recommend them.

Thank kiwichick2012
Reviewed February 24, 2016

We arrived late afternoon and asked if a meal was available. Yes, was the reply, what would you like? Hoki was one order and the other was a Filo pastry pork dish, really great taste both meals and with a beer or two and a...More

Thank Leonard1000
Reviewed February 8, 2016 via mobile

Have been to several Robbies around Canterbury over the years but this was the worst. Ordered a cheese bread but got bacon bread, that was 25 minutes. Waitress gladly swapped it for the right one, which took 15 minutes. Beef Schnitzel arrived 20 minutes later...More

Thank Jamie M
Reviewed October 30, 2015

The waitress that served us was ok and we ordered a meal that was supposed to come with free tickets to the Highland games and it was advertised in the restaurant that you got the tickets during the month of October. The waitress knew that...More

Thank Mike C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, European, Pub, New Zealand
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 812 Main North Road, Christchurch 8051, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Christchurch
  • Phone Number: +64 3-323 6126
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