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Cashel Street

Cashel Street, Christchurch 2004, New Zealand
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“container mall” (40 reviews)
“restart mall” (29 reviews)
Cashel Street, Christchurch 2004, New Zealand
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Reviewed 14 January 2017

Great feeling to this place, ingenuity in the face of adversity, lovely shops to visit and just a great atmosphere to be a part of.

Thank Jacqui T
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

I love this area, amazing what a yown can invent after an earthquake, a entire block just made of nice 20 feet containers! Small shops mixed whit food trucks covering food from all around the world

Thank Mattias N
Reviewed 7 January 2017

Not sure if it was just because of the week between Christmas and New Years, but everything was open and hopping at 10am (great food, esp enjoyed the brick oven pizza) and shutting down at 4:45pm. One not so nice thing was the guy from...More

Thank 1020bluestem
Reviewed 5 January 2017

Best Coffee in CHC, the most amazing people making you a good coffee or chai, with knowledge of their products. Next to it you'll find lovely Woodfired Pizza. Stunning flavors Special Vege is my favorite. Before 3pm you can order lunch size for only 10...More

Thank lorev60
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Absolutely loved this area. Great shops and food outlets. Sculptures and are are located in various areas, food outlets, a cafe, some clothing shops and public toilets. Right near the tram stop, Bridge of Rememberance and Avon river. nearby is Quake city and free ping...More

Thank Sydneyresider
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Unique shopping street with lots of shops and eateries. Nice to walk around, but the stuffs there looks a bit pricey

Thank Happy B
Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

It has been a while but it is an area that is tarting to get its mojo back. Seems busier every year we visit.

Thank Hartshay
Reviewed 19 December 2016

Cashel street is a giant construction zone since the earthquake.About half the building have been rebuilt and the rest should be finished soon.It still has some nice shops etc to visit and the Newstart Mall is a must see.Event though there is a lot of...More

Reviewed 2 December 2016

This area was developed in response to damage done by the 2010 quakes, but it has grown to be a great retail area and tourist attraction. It was fresh and quirky. Nice for shopping, snacks, etc.

Thank Debra S
Reviewed 21 November 2016

Cashel Street is a fun and vibrant place to visit. With a great selection of shops including Ballentynes and the RE:Start mall it is easy to find just about anything you need. The food stalls at RE:Start are varied and you are close to the...More

Thank Tony W
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12 March 2015|
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Response from JulesGoodman66 | Property representative |
The Re:START container mall was born from the need to breathe new life into the Christchurch central city, following the devastating earthquake on 22 February, 2011. Best time of the year to visit - spring is pretty... More