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La Porchetta Riccarton

Shop S314, Rotherham Street, Christchurch 8001, New Zealand
+64 3-348 7990
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  • Excellent15%
  • Very good34%
  • Average26%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible15%
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Italian, Pizza, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Shop S314, Rotherham Street, Christchurch 8001, New Zealand
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This was our last of the seven nights in New Zealand. As we were traveling in a big group, our meals were booked at fixed Indian restaurants. We wanted to try something different on the last night. Being a group of vegetarians, we thought a...More

Thank Suchitra80
Reviewed 1 week ago

We came here to celebrate a special birthday. We had booked a table for 5 for 7pm. After ordering and receiving our drinks we never saw a staff member again until 8.15 when we were asked if we had ordered a vegetarian pizza. The reason...More

Thank vmk781
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Looking for a meal after a show in the city on a Sunday evening & decided to return to La Porchetta. A surprisingly busy evening but a table was quickly cleared for us in one of their many enclosed areas. Our meals were delivered promptly...More

Thank retep42
Reviewed 12 May 2017

Waited a long time for drinks to arrive. One Starter arrived and waited a very long time for my Starter. Very slow and disappointed with my meal. The Staff were friendly and the Restaurant was clean.

Thank InvercargillNZ
Reviewed 7 May 2017

We have tried eating here twice, the food is bland, greasy, cheesy and hard to finish. We will not return again. On a positive note the young woman who served us was efficient and accommodating to our requests; the interior is reminiscent of an American...More

Thank tazmar2017
Reviewed 23 April 2017

We went here for dinner, meals where a great size and we got a seat straight away. We found it a nice place to go out as a family.

Thank jenny W
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

I could live with the poor service - slow to take the order, no cutlery, napkins or water - but to serve a vegetarian pasta which contained a considerable amount of meat is pretty unforgivable. We didn't pay for it and won't be back.

Thank MikesK77
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

The food was really very average and not worth the money. However the waitress was really pleasant and helpful. I don't think I'll be back there in a hurry.

Thank KScheepers
Reviewed 27 March 2017

We have been to La Porchetta for dinner a couple of times. Each time the experience has been the same. I am not sure if it is just because we only went during their busy times at first, but after having this happen a couple...More

Thank jakkaof86
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Good service, nice food, quiet atmosphere, kids menu. Good for a lunch away from the "Westfield Food Hall". Seated quickly in child friendly (ie keep them contained) booth seating. Food quick and tasty.

Thank kelly e
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$19
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shop S314, Rotherham Street, Christchurch 8001, New Zealand (Formerly La Porchetta)
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Christchurch
  • Phone Number: +64 3-348 7990
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