Best Romantic Dining In Christchurch


If you're looking for a spot of romance, our guide to the best 'Christchurch Romantic Dining' spots will help.  With a diverse ranges of restaurants to choose from in the Christchurch region, we've picked out our favourite romantic Christchurch restaurants for that special evening. 

Tramway Restaurant

Best Romantic Dining In Christchurch

Experience the luxury of a 36 seater air-conditioned, colonial style dining tram and be treated to the finest service, cuisine and beverages New Zealand has to offer. Incorporate fabulous dining with a sightseeing tour showcasing Christchurch’s inner city vibrancy and heritage - truly a mix of the old and the new. The menu package includes a welcome drink, starter, entree, main, dessert an... More info

Curator's House Restaurant

Best Romantic Dining In Christchurch

The Curator's House is a well-known Christchurch restaurant open for lunch, dinner, and coffee.  Located in the city's Botanic Gardens, the restaurant is surrounded by the lush lawns and native plantings of the gardens and has views of the Avon River. The Curator’s House serves authentic Spanish Cuisine. Our chef from Barcelona creates truly tapas such as award winning Chorizo Garcia coo... More info

Rogues of Rotherham

Best Romantic Dining In Christchurch

Rogues of Rotherham is a new exciting bar and restaurant now open in the heart of the bustling Riccarton area.  Open for breakfast, lunch, dinner and everything in between. The interior includes four distinct areas - a street-side bar, a large and elegant bar, a small but stylish restaurant of mostly crushed-velvet booths, and an enclosed courtyard featuring a large fire and with a view in... More info

Chillingworth Road

Best Romantic Dining In Christchurch

'Eat, Drink, Learn', is the self-made motto of this culinary school-come-bar-come-kitchen on Cranford Street. The chic interior is finished with the finest furnishings and elaborate chandeliers, while the food menu is big on presentation and oozes a true 'fine dining' character. The dishes are touted as the creations of preeminent New Zealand chef Darren Wright, while the adjoining culinary sch... More info

Story

Best Romantic Dining In Christchurch

Story opened in 2018 in Christchurch on the famous Spanish Mission architectural style street, New Regent St.  Celebrating the historic turn of the century heritage building in which it is located, the space is a small social hub offering Shafeeq and Jamie’s acclaimed food and beverage.  The space is light and classic.  Story is open seven evenings a week, whether it ... More info

Dux Dine

Best Romantic Dining In Christchurch

This calm and cleanly decorated restaurant is housed in a light and airy villa that hails from the end of the 19th century. The cuisine is something in-between of straight vegetarian and pescatarian, as the menu lacks any overtly meat dishes and focuses instead on locally caught seafood, shellfish and organically sourced veg creations. The seating inside is as versatile as it is pleasant, wi... More info

Permit Room

Best Romantic Dining In Christchurch

Experience the opulence that is the Permit Room. Inspired by South Indian cuisine, the Permit Room is Christchurch's most exquisite dining experience. The restaurant and bar is located within a beautifully restored 1920 Heritage building on the corner of Colombo and Amargh streets overlooking Victoria Square. The colonial-style prohibition themed restaurant and bar offers delicious Indian cu... More info