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Exchange Christchurch (XCHC)

Open Now: 7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Open today: 7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
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Xchc is amazing

Absolutely amazing vibe, amazing food and coffee and amazing people. Can't wait to go back... read more

Reviewed 4 July 2018
McChesneyA
via mobile
Food & Art

Best food ever and coolest space for artists ever! The events are creative and great, well worth a... read more

Reviewed 4 July 2018
KophieH
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3 Jul 2018
“Xchc is amazing”
3 Jul 2018
“Food & Art”
About
Exchange Christchurch connects global communities with the local arts scene. When visiting, you're likely to get a taste of something cooked up in our cafe/bar; a platform for pop-up restaurants, guest chefs, and local suppliers to experiment and...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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376 Wilsons Road North, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand
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+64 27 828 3757
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Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

Absolutely amazing vibe, amazing food and coffee and amazing people. Can't wait to go back 😉 definitely worth a visit

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank McChesneyA
Reviewed 4 July 2018

Best food ever and coolest space for artists ever! The events are creative and great, well worth a stop buy for great food and coffee and awesome people.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank KophieH
Reviewed 26 June 2018

This cafe has it all, sustainability, style, top of the line feed, great prices, powerful wifi, outlets galore, a huge art scene, and all the best beers. A must see for anyone visiting Christchurch.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank LeviJ121
Reviewed 11 May 2018 via mobile

This is a neat place to drop in to, friendly staff, very tasty food and excellent coffee. Would come here again!

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank MarkQuinney
Reviewed 13 April 2018

If you get a chance, definitely attend a function at the XCHC. This place is unique, providing a space for events of all kinds (concerts, film screenings, poetry, exhibitions and workshops) and houses a communal creative area where arty people of all types do their...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank 771sara
Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

Up there with the best coffee in Christchurch. Always smiley staff and good banter to be had. Not to mention an ever changing art scene inside and free wifi all day in exchange for a single purchase of anything - even a coffee.

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

A cafe with something of a raw appeal; capacious interior with different areas to settle in to, be they soft chairs or sit upright at the table types. Not at all a bad place for a meeting and the long wide tables lend themselves well...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank OldV1
Reviewed 22 September 2017

It was phenomenal!! Highly recommended. Here's why: - First of all, the atmosphere is fantastic. Open minded and artistic people around all day and in the evenings. They have a great staff. Thanks for the inspiring talks guys! - The loft is nicely decorated with...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Ineke van de H
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

Fantastic atmosphere and service. The food here is absolutely divine. Been here a few times with friends and they never disappoint. Freshly made and healthy. A range of options and coffee is good too. Highly recommended.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank bernardrenee2016
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

I've been here a couple of times in the last month and have been really impressed. The food is delicious and I often find myself trying to create it after the visit at home. The coffee is fantastic and always the perfect blend. I love...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Britta U
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