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Louis Champagne Bar

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123 Victoria Street, Christchurch, New Zealand
+64 3-377 3614
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good23%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“oysters” (12 reviews)
“caviar” (3 reviews)
“whitebait” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
French, Seafood, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
123 Victoria Street, Christchurch, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A great selection of interesting wines, not just champagne, most available by the glass, plus lovely food in a delightful setting with friendly and pleasant staff, what more could you ask for.

Thank Ann S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were a party of 4 out for pre-dinner bubbles. We each ordered 6 oysters prepared various ways plus a bottle of Moet. Just beautiful and the oysters were so delicious. The champagne chilled to perfection. What a beautiful bar for Christchurch.

Thank Lauren M
Reviewed 22 April 2018

We ordered two dozen oysters done 12 ways. What a wonderful gastronomic experience! Still hungry after this we had the parfait and the scallops. All very tasty and accompanied with great service, a margarita and a very fine house sauvignon blanc made for a very...More

Thank Inverness1966
Reviewed 15 April 2018

A bottle of Mum and a dozen oysters, how decadent! We stopped in at Louis for drinks before dinner. A mixed dozen bluff oysters with 6 different flavours, all good. What a treat!

Thank sgj888
Reviewed 23 March 2018 via mobile

Nice newish place offers mostly oysters and bubbles but also some other food and wine. Good location, friendly service. A bit expensive but nice for an occasion.

Thank Anchousik
Reviewed 5 March 2018

An unbooked dinner for two. Very friendly staff, great space combining a bit of French flair with modern practicality. Through the meal, the atmosphere shifted from restaurant to bar as the night deepened but this added a buzz rather than being negative. Fresh Bluff oysters...More

Thank Michael A
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

My wife and I treated ourselves to dinner and drinks at Louis on our date night. Champagne, oysters, beautiful venue, perfect little treat. Looking forward to our next visit.

Thank Paul P
Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

I did not expect the perfection I received here. A small bar with dining area but exquisite food. I would definitely recommend a fine dining experience here. The seasoning was perfect and each meal presented to ensure a visual delight that was backed up by...More

Thank Noelani C
Reviewed 1 February 2018

We live locally and were keen to try Louis out, and we weren't disappointed! The oysters were all beautifully flavoured and interesting, and all of the food was presented beautifully. Every single thing we ate was amazing! Very happy with the service as well. Cannot...More

Thank mondofire
Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

The friendly staff tried their best...but sorry unacceptable to have been told they only have 8 oysters left at 2:30 on a Thursday!!! ONLY to see a other table receive oysters an hour later!! Will not be rushing back.

2  Thank Phil K
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  • Address: 123 Victoria Street, Christchurch, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Christchurch
  • Phone Number: +64 3-377 3614
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