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Bamboozle Oriental Kitchen & Bar

Cambridge Terrance, Chch Cbd, Christchurch 8013, New Zealand
+64 3-366 9991
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good21%
  • Average16%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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Asian, Thai, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Cambridge Terrance, Chch Cbd, Christchurch 8013, New Zealand
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The main at lunch was $26 and came with no sides. I got a seafood soup dish very similar to Thai curry. I was good but over priced. It should have come with rice. The serving size was adequate and the fish was well cooked.

Thank Winter M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Arrived a bit late (9pm) and waitress didn't seem overly happy to seat us but that's okay. Got given menu and having never eaten there before asked for some advice on how many dishes to get, waitress didn't understand us properly and wasn't very helpful,...More

Thank Eilish C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Bamboozle is In a nice location, staff are friendly however for the price you pay, and the quantity you get I will not be eating here again, however the food was lovely.

Thank 1994Nz
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lunch today with about 14 colleagues was a pleasant experience. Nice venue, lovely waitress, food came out all together without a long wait. We got a good look at the selection with so many orders so here is my review. I ordered penang curry for...More

Thank Bridget S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Came hear with my partner who is a vegetarian, so we got 4 dishes that was tofu and some with veggies. The cauliflower was dry as hell and the pieces were so big that u can’t get it in your mouth, and with just chopsticks...More

Thank liverisky
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food, great service! Definitely a favourite restaurant. Always visit when I’m in Christchurch :)

Thank Tiffanywhitelock
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I didn't like the look from outside. But... New places, open minds, supporting the central city trying to come back post earthquake etc..... Thought we'd try. It's so very.... Dull. That's the word we were all left with that most fits this restaurant. Average food...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food was very disappointing and well overpriced. Service was poor with rude and inattentive staff. Not recommended.

Thank Marcus K
Reviewed 20 January 2018

This restaurant had been recommended by locals as something special by Philip Kraal. Not sure of the local definition of special but it would rate mediocre, at best, by me. I really couldn't recommend any of the dishes, they all had a similar flavour and...More

Thank Michael F
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

The food was good, service was certainly lacking and they seemed understaffed. Compared to others that are similar I feel it is a little overpriced. The steak eggs and chips were ok and the steak was a little fatty. Certainly wouldn’t rush back, but would...More

Thank Robert T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cambridge Terrance, Chch Cbd, Christchurch 8013, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Christchurch
  • Phone Number: +64 3-366 9991
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