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Casamassima Italian Fare

48 Salisbury Street, Christchurch 8013, New Zealand
+64 3-366 1828
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17 May 2018
“Real authentic”
4 May 2018
Open Now
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM Hours
$$ - $$$
48 Salisbury Street, Christchurch 8013, New Zealand
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Reviewed 18 May 2018

I'm a regular at Casamassima. Vladi and his staff really work hard to deliver excellence. May it be a simple coffee, or a sophisticated set-menu dinner, I have never been disappointed. They have great deals on Fridays with their platters of cold meats and cheeses...More

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Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

Do yourself a favour and get there before the word gets around, this won't continue to be Christchurch's best kept secret forever! GREAT vibe, fantastic staff and an excellent authentic range of goods to buy and food to enjoy - in a place which feels...More

1  Thank sentient1
Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile

We 4 shared the chessboard which was very good value with such a variety of tasty cheeses. I had spinach and ricotta callennoni which had great flavour, and my partner and a friend had pumpkin stuffed circles of pasta which we all sampled and loved....More

1  Thank RuthM1608
Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

Have been there just for a fast breakfast.. Croissant was awesome.. And lovely Italian staff! Tornerò (:

1  Thank Valentina P
Reviewed 5 March 2018

We came across this great little place by accident a couple of days ago. We had a light lunch which was just great. The place is very clean, the food just 'what the Dr ordered'. Excellent service and very welcoming and pleasant owners. A must...More

1  Thank quicksteptodance
Reviewed 23 February 2018

Very pleasant place to eat. I had lunch here and had the Antipasti platter - goodness it was very good value for money. Full of cold deli meats, cheeses and the best warmed focaccia bread. Enjoyed every mouthful, couldn't waste any it was delicious. Definitely...More

1  Thank Lyn P
Reviewed 18 February 2018

What a great find. We thought we might try to keep this hidden gem secret but want share it with the world. We both love Italy and visit our friends there whenever we get the opportunity. The outstanding quality of the food is matched by...More

1  Thank CliffS323
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

A special evening for an Italian restaurant to celebrate France. Crepes was the order of the day and I ordered the main which was a selection of three savoury fillings, beautifully presented. Each of these was delicious so I couldn't resist going on to have...More

1  Thank Kiwiaus03
Reviewed 11 November 2017

Went there for a bit of lunch, having driven past a few weeks ago, it looked like a nice place. And it was! Friendly service, Great Great Food, and very good coffe as well. We had a panini and a croissant, followed by an absolutely...More

Thank Monika T
Reviewed 11 September 2017

We came for lunch. The place is intimate, the food and coffee and service excellent. We shared a platter which was tastefully presented, and absolutely delicious. Would recommend and will return.

2  Thank 120Petunia
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
Brunch, Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 48 Salisbury Street, Christchurch 8013, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Christchurch
  • Phone Number: +64 3-366 1828
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Italian Food philosophy, based in Christchurch, owns the brand Casamassima Italian Fare. We market high-end Italian food products and the selection we offer is carefully designed to cater to both our wholesale and retail customers. In doing this, we intend to grow a brand that represents high quality and taste which shows the true identity of our civilisation and philosophy of life. In the meantime come and enjoy a great cup of coffee in our shop and taste our beautiful products for brunch, lunch or dinner.
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