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King of Snake

145 Victoria Street, Christchurch 8013, New Zealand
+64 3-365 7363
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Overview
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“wontons” (58 reviews)
“beef cheeks” (49 reviews)
“tuna salad” (12 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
Chinese, Asian, Thai, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
145 Victoria Street, Christchurch 8013, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 678 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Great greating when we turned up, hadn't booked but squeezed us in. Was a great eating experience with great food served in a friendly fashion in a busy atmosphere. Highly recomend if you like Chinese /Thai/Vietnamese cuisine. Would definitely go back. Loved all our dishes...More

Thank NeilHBay
Reviewed 4 days ago

Popped into King of Snake with friends visiting for a few drinks. Stayed longer than expected so ordered some dishes from the menu. They were amazing!! All tasted so fresh with plenty of flavour. Restaurant was packed and it didn't take long for the food...More

Thank Phonse-Charolette
Reviewed 1 week ago

A great eating experience with great food served in a friendly fashion in a very busy atmosphere. A definite if you like Chinese /Thai/Vietnamese cuisine. Would definitely go back

Thank rourkemanchester
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were looking for something different and went to this restaurant with 2 friends. We shared dishes and loved it. The food was Asian and the service was great. The server was lovely and all was good, especially the prawns with walnuts.

Thank slwsweet
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First time dining at King of Snake, and it was a special occasion (a birthday). We took the waitress's advice and ordered several different dishes that we could all share. Well, there were only a few grains of rice left by the time we were...More

Thank KirstyQNZ
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What an amazing restaurant, we didn't have a reservation however the nice host offered us a table outside at our own risk. Our waiter, Monty, was absolutely amazing. Super friendly, great advise and very helpful. Suggested we had possibly over ordered took his advise, he...More

Thank Sewabear
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Dining for 22 is always a challenge, but the King of Snake delivered above and beyond. A good beverage selection and the most amazing food choice. Crispy sweet & sour pork and the beef won tons. The fare was spicy, but kiwi compatible. Well done...More

Thank rotowhenua
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Recently visited last minute for evening dinner ,popped in and restaurant was virtually empty .waiter was not very welcoming.He said he could give us a table but had to vacate within 70 minutes. This was not a problem for us, so we agreed to take...More

2  Thank SRKLondon
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Booked online for a table at King of Snake after a number of people from Christchurch recommended the restaurant. The interior is beautifully presented. We asked for some recommendations from the menu from our waitress and she told us that there were entrees and mains....More

1  Thank MissWellington
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Last night had an amazing time at King of Snake, a group of friends and I celebrated my bday. We rated the place A+ great food, excellent service and super atmosphere. Highly recommended

Thank sugey42
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
16:00 - 00:00
Monday
11:30 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 00:00
Thursday
11:30 - 00:00
Friday
11:30 - 01:00
Saturday
16:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 145 Victoria Street, Christchurch 8013, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Christchurch
  • Phone Number: +64 3-365 7363
  • E-mail
Description
King of Snake brings a new level of Asian dining to Christchurch. A timeless paean to Southeast Asian sensuality. King of Snake titillates Christchurch’s Victoria Street precinct with Tony Astle’s elevation of the the region’s tastes, textures and visuals in a casual, sexy atmosphere.King of Snake is a Restaurant and Bar located at 145 Victoria Street, Christchurch, New Zealand.
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