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21 Jul 2017
“Great innovation after the earthquake”
9 Jul 2017
“An incredible Example of the Creativity and Resilience”
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Cashel Mall, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand
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Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

We walked around for a little bit on a rainy day and still really enjoyed ourselves here. The concept is wonderful and each container has their own twist on what they do with the space provided. We had some delicious coffee at A Mouse Called...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Jill R
ReSTARTChristchurch, Manager at Re:START, responded to this reviewResponded 21 March 2017

Thanks for your review, and pleased you had a great time wondering!

Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

Found some great food options for lunch. Would recommend going to the Quake museum that is across the road

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Tim F
ReSTARTChristchurch, Manager at Re:START, responded to this reviewResponded 21 March 2017

Thanks for your review!

Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

The collection of shipping containers which was started to bring back a bit of normality after the devastating earthquakes.There are various shipping containers ranging from cafes, craft ,clothes and gifts .Very iconic place to visit.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Julie K
ReSTARTChristchurch, Manager at Re:START, responded to this reviewResponded 16 March 2017

Hope you enjoyed your time here!

Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Wide range of shops and places to eat, a great place to stop and have lunch as there are so many different options.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Crystal E
ReSTARTChristchurch, Manager at Re:START, responded to this reviewResponded 16 March 2017

Hope you enjoyed your time here :)

Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

We visited here today & enjoyed it. The concept of the shipping containers is great... something we have not seen before. Definitely worth a look of you are in the area.

Date of experience: March 2017
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ReSTARTChristchurch, Manager at Re:START, responded to this reviewResponded 10 March 2017

Thank you!

Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

Came here on a sunny day and there was live music. Sat and ate some food. Was a really good experience.

Date of experience: January 2017
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ReSTARTChristchurch, Manager at Re:START, responded to this reviewResponded 10 March 2017

Thanks, and happy travels!

Reviewed 7 March 2017

A wonderful example of people working together following the recent earthquakes. An excellent little cafe, with very hard working and friendly staff. The wonderful food produced here is very impressive.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank MickyGY
ReSTARTChristchurch, Manager at Re:START, responded to this reviewResponded 10 March 2017

Thanks for your lovely review, and pleased you enjoyed your time here!

Reviewed 5 March 2017

It's worth a visit not only for the shopping but to appreciate the ingenuity of the people of Christchurch. They built the retail stores with the materials they had available after the 2011 earthquake. All made from shipping containers.

Date of experience: February 2017
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ReSTARTChristchurch, Manager at Re:START, responded to this reviewResponded 7 March 2017

Thanks for your review, and pleased you enjoyed your time here!

Reviewed 2 March 2017

The re-start mall provides a snap shot view of the ingenuity and determination that has driven the re-build of Christchurch City. It rose from the ashes of the immediate after-math of the earthquakes as a way to bring a sense of life and heart back...More

Date of experience: January 2017
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ReSTARTChristchurch, Manager at Re:START, responded to this reviewResponded 7 March 2017

Thanks for your review, and pleased you enjoyed your time here!

Reviewed 2 March 2017

The collection of shops enclosed in containers and interim units gives a feeling of the spirit of recovery and the shopkeepers have an outgoing and positive welcoming attitude. Food and beverages in this area some of the most competitive in the city

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Alexander M
ReSTARTChristchurch, Manager at Re:START, responded to this reviewResponded 7 March 2017

Thanks for your review, and pleased you enjoyed your time here!

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