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Cook'n' With Gas

23 Worcester Street, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand
+64 3-377 9166
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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European, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
23 Worcester Street, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand
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Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Best martini !! Great food. Lovely staff. Had a great meal. Loved all of it. Looking forward to returning. Recommend.

1  Thank Caro8880
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

We had forgotten how good CWG was but have been reminded in spades. Amazing pork and beef meals followed by fantastic desserts. WOW.

1  Thank Graeme M
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

First time visit to this iconic Christchurch establishment and it absolutely delighted the senses. Food, cocktails and ambience were flawless but what made the evening were the totally enchanting staff. So friendly, attentive and full of humour. They all really made us feel special. Thanks!

1  Thank Cherie M
Reviewed 30 July 2017

Totally recommend this restaurant from the food to the service - top notch. We were all given a taster from the chef , it is the little things that make a great night and this started it off. Meal was delish and the staff had...More

1  Thank Vicki H
Reviewed 15 July 2017

Quality and interesting food is usually what you go out to a restaurant for, but if you also get really pleasant and professional service as well, it makes the evening so much better. A mother and daughter had a lovely dinner here, soup, main and...More

Thank locarnogardens
Reviewed 15 July 2017

We went here with 6 friends and chose the set menu, The food was excellent and the service was fantastic, the staff had a great sense of humour which made the night well worth it and they were left with a very generous tip because...More

2  Thank Gebs832
Reviewed 14 July 2017

My wife and I always love to dine at Cooking with Gas, food is always good and wine selection is excellent. We especially like to sneak out the back to Astro Lounge for a sneaky cigarette. Do visit.

1  Thank russianterror
Reviewed 6 July 2017

Fantastic dining experience. Presentation of food was more of a work of art. Our meals were delicious and very flavorsome. Taste was amazing. Staff very friendly, helpful. They knew the products well. A fantastic night out. Highly recommend everyone goes.

1  Thank Carmel K
Reviewed 27 June 2017

Attentive Service, great wine list, original menu but not too much. Cozy atmosphere. Close to city center.

1  Thank NathalieWestport
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

The best way to describe this very pleasant restaurant is that it has eccentricities around every corner. Not everything is as you might expect - but that shouldn't be taken in a negative way. The owner has modeled the interior in an informal French bistro/brasserie...More

1  Thank GlobalHiltonGuest
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$23
Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 23 Worcester Street, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Christchurch
  • Phone Number: +64 3-377 9166
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