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Pedro's House Of Lamb - Colombo

290 Colombo Street, Sydenham | Unit D, Christchurch 8023, New Zealand
+64 3-332 9941
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good23%
  • Average11%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible0%
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“lamb shoulder” (4 reviews)
“potatoes” (7 reviews)
“salad” (3 reviews)
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290 Colombo Street, Sydenham | Unit D, Christchurch 8023, New Zealand
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Reviewed 11 November 2018 via mobile

This isn’t actually a restaurant but more accurately it’s a takeaway with a couple of tables. Was going to go for a whole lamb shoulder but was advised to go for the individual portion. This is about half meat / half potatoes and would have...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Reviewed 1 October 2018

This place is a lamb lover's delight. The only things they offer are an enormous portion of absolutely delicious roast lamb, oven roasted potatoes, and salad. It is strictly take-out and is located in the parking lot of a liquor store. So pick up your...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank MauriceTheTourGuide
Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

Absolutely fabulous we got Uber eats and the lamb was totally amazing. Full of great flavours and great potatoes. This is our second time and we will be doing this again. Great value

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank TimS573
Reviewed 20 June 2018

We've passed this place a few times but this weekend we really needed to relax and wind down, what better than to pick up dinner! We were not disappointed, the lamb was superb, the portions generous and we cant wait to do it all over...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Tim O
Reviewed 11 June 2018

Pedro's made a name for itself trading from a food truck after the Christchurch earthquake 2011 and has since expanded to more permanent premises. We ordered the lamb shoulder meal deal. The tray (we ordered takeaway) was 50% potatoes which were rolling around in oil...More

Date of visit: June 2018
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Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

Wanted to try it have now done so. Exceeded my expectations, staff excellent and the food was very good. Lamb tender and potatoes pretty good as well. Had the whole nine yards including the bread rolls which were heated for us and a very nice...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank John H
Reviewed 14 April 2018

I always enjoy the lamb shoulder meal it never disappoints. always a good feed from the Pedro's guys

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank ColinW2217
Reviewed 5 March 2018

This is a food truck, that has had this location for some time. They also have trucks in two other cities in NZ. They only do one thing, and they do it very well: roast lamb shoulder. Slow roasted, tender and juicy, not greasy. Served...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank zephyr1953
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

We had heard great things and it didn’t disappoint! The lamb was perfectly cooked and the potatoes were very tasty. If we lived in Christchurch we would make this a regular meal. $45 dollars for a meal perfect for two and a bread roll on...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Jared7707
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

I recently heard that Pedro's lamb was really good. A new shop had opened in Sydenham. We both were so hungry and excited in anticipation for the well known lamb shoulder. The salt levels were so high.. bearing on extreme sodium levels.. We ate half...More

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank Christchurch79
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$14 - US$27
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Accepts Credit Cards, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 290 Colombo Street, Sydenham | Unit D, Christchurch 8023, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Christchurch
  • Phone Number: +64 3-332 9941
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A tender whole lamb shoulder cooked slowly over 4-5 hours, with garlic and rosemary to bring out the delicious flavour. Served with scalloped potatoes.
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