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The Nook

24 New Regent Street, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand
+64 3-377 4627
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good47%
  • Average9%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“thai food” (6 reviews)
“lamb shank” (4 reviews)
“green curry” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
24 New Regent Street, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand
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Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

This Thai restaurant will not disappoint...great food and great service. I highly recommend the Red curry prawn!

Thank Renee F
Reviewed 29 July 2017

dined early and the heater not on - would recommend sitting upstairs cause it is cute. food scrummy - beef cheeks tender. would visit again but have desserts down the road

Thank Lovesfoodchch
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

I always loved New Regent Street pre-EQ and it's starting to be a vibrant place to go again. Decided on the nook for dinner before going to the last night of the Opera as heard good things and literally 1 minute walk. What a find....More

Thank ChChDoc
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Wonderful service and fantastic food. I had the lamb shank massaman which was fabulous and my partner had the cashew chicken. The service was faultless and the staff were so friendly. I'd highly recommend.

Thank LH091
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

While staying at the nearby Novotel I asked for a nearby Asian restaurant (short on time before the final ABs vs Lions test) we were pointed in the direction of The Nook in New Regent Street (5mins walk). Unlike the test match, the restaurant was...More

Thank Norman G
Reviewed 27 June 2017

We walked into this tiny place without a booking and they happily accommodated us. We were served quickly and our food arrived as equally fast. We had a delicious mixed entree and a divine Chiang Mai curry. The food was jammed pack with flavour. The...More

Thank Aussie_Traveller183
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

We were having pre concert meal. Service helpful and food very tasty. Small intimate upstairs seating. We had lovely chat with Canadian couple also enjoying a meal. Good value food and wine list has very pleasant local wines. I will return. Just round corner from...More

Thank Ann T
Reviewed 6 May 2017

Good & very fast service. The entree tasting plate was excellent, different flavours & the moneybags were the lightest & most tasty we've ever eaten. The bit of satay chicken was also very good. For mains we shared a beef salad - tasty (it had...More

Thank HeidiAussie
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Wonderful Thai restaurant in the midst of excellent shopping, fun location. My wife and I both enjoyed our experience, food and service.

Thank Jonathanaw
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

Really nice glass or two of central Otago Pinot noir. Some great service and a very cool vibe. Pretty impressed with recovering christchurch

Thank julznz
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24 New Regent Street, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Christchurch
  • Phone Number: +64 3-377 4627
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