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“Enjoyable meal on a rainy night.”

Venuti cucina italiana
Ranked #141 of 1,033 Restaurants in Christchurch
Cuisines: Italian
Dining options: Late Night, Reservations
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Dining options: Late Night, Reservations
Reviewed September 27, 2013 via mobile

Walked in without reservations but they found a nice table for two. Had a salad,a rich creamy pasta and a ham olive and anchovie pizza. All were delicious but the pizza was a tad salty as one should have expected. Pleasant atmosphere and a nice experience overall.

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Reviewed September 25, 2013

Booked a table for a busy friday evening here, was shown to a small table by the door, it was a bit cold sitting there though!! However, the food was very good and very tasty, nice choice on the menu and a good atmosphere.

Service was a little bit hit and miss, but over all, fine.

Will be back another day.

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Reviewed September 9, 2013

The restaurant is run by the same people that had another excellent Italian restaurant in Christchurch before the Earthquake. So it was like coming to a new restaurant but seeing the same people there.
Food was great as always and the service was quick and attentive.
Unfortunately they open really late and the location they are in makes it hard for foot traffic to just walk in. You need to know about the place to find it. It does not seem to matter as the place is packed every day.

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Thank Wala69
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Reviewed September 5, 2013

One of the best eateries in Christchurch. The food is always first class and so is the service and attention to detail.

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Thank LindaBChristchurch
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Reviewed August 16, 2013

Good little find in the middle of nowhere on Colombo Street.
Very busy even on a Tuesday night (recommend making a booking)
Like the staff - they were great (bar man even poured us a taster of one of the gins).
Food was very good, the negative would be that most of the pasta / risotto dishes seemed to have the same neapolitana sauce (creamy tomato sauce) so might taste all the same.
I really enjoyed my fegatini starter - a good sized portion.

Thank Welly_China_Girl
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