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The Bodhi Tree - CLOSED

397-399 Ilam Road | Located on corner Colombo & Peterborough st., Christchurch 8053, New Zealand
+64 3-377 6808
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good19%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
12 Feb 2017
“Unusual dishes (for New Zealand)”
10 Jan 2017
“Delicious food light tasty, unique cuisine, always good”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Asian, Burmese
397-399 Ilam Road | Located on corner Colombo & Peterborough st., Christchurch 8053, New Zealand
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Reviewed 12 February 2017

I was much more impressed by Bodhi Tree a few years ago than I was this time. Maybe I have changed or maybe the restaurant has changed. The menu includes quite a few items that I have not seen elsewhere, so the adventure is fun....More

Thank Bill S
Reviewed 10 January 2017

service always excellent Please note Bodhi tree no longer at the location listed above but now combined with Rangoon Ruby cnr Colombo and Peterborough streets. All the same great food in a new location

Thank Rosemary L
Reviewed 7 November 2016

People who like to taste different type of food this place is highly recommended. The fish and tea salad is really amazing.

Thank Serajis
Reviewed 6 October 2016

Lovely little restaurant, service is always great. Tasty dishes. When we lived over that side of town we would regularly go to Bodhi tree. Something a little different.

Thank BrownsChCh
Reviewed 22 March 2016

When you are tired of relying on Thai and Indian food in New Zealand for vegan meals, there's Burmese in Christchurch! The place appeared to be packed with locals enjoying a nice meal. The eggplant dish was the best, I'd order that again in a...More

Thank Gretchen E
Reviewed 22 March 2016 via mobile

Don't miss the opportunity to dine here, food is good, service is good, location is quiet and off the beaten track. Worth the money and the effort!

Thank Karaitiana T
Reviewed 13 March 2016 via mobile

I had never tried Burmese food before I visited this restaurant. The dining experience here revolves around eating multiple small dishes with rice. There is a large choice of very different flavours including a tea salad made from pickled tea leaves. I was impressed with...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 19 February 2016 via mobile

This is my favourite restaurant. I have been dining there for years and the taste and service never changes. I order the same dishes every-time, and they are decadent.

1  Thank rupyj2014
Reviewed 13 February 2016

Visited the Bodhi Tree again this year as we try to at least onve each year & I have to say that the food is as good as ever. It's really good to see a restaurant which keeps up the same standards year on year,...More

1  Thank Chris C
Reviewed 11 February 2016

Went to the Bodhi Tree with an account and his partner. The last time I visited this place was just before the earthquake and it not in the city centre but in the suburbs. Greeted by Barbara who new my account and what a fantastic...More

Thank Jon I
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$10 - US$100
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
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: 397-399 Ilam Road | Located on corner Colombo & Peterborough st., Christchurch 8053, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Christchurch
  • Phone Number: +64 3-377 6808
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