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St Germain

255 St Asaph Street | Christchurch Central, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand
+64 3-377 7008
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Overview
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good19%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
255 St Asaph Street | Christchurch Central, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 336 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food is fantastic and the service spot on. I would highly recommend the steak cooked in salt!! tho could do with a chicken dish for those who are slightly pickier with food.

1  Thank thehungrybear88
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A bit off the beaten track but well worth the effort of finding for a special occasion meal. The food was beautifully prepared and presented and the taste didn't let the promise of good things to come down.

1  Thank MuzzaL53
Stgermainresto, Owner at St Germain, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Bonjour MuzzaL53. Thank you very much for your review and we look forward to seeing you again. Merci Frederic

Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

My entire family came to celebrate my Fathers birthday. We were seated in a separated area in the back of the restaurant which was a nice touch on their part. We all had the degustation, and it was delicious. We had just returned from Paris...More

1  Thank OAS87
Stgermainresto, Owner at St Germain, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Bonjour OAS87, Thank you so much for your comment and we are so happy that you've enjoyed your evening for this special occasion. Look forward to seeing again. Merci Frederic

Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

I have been to the restaurant run by three French Brothers on multiple visits with work colleagues, and always enjoyed our meals each and every time so far! We always walk away very much sated. I have been to both locations, when it was at...More

1  Thank Cam T
Stgermainresto, Owner at St Germain, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Bonjour Cam T, Thank you very much for your taking the time to review St Germain and we are delighted that you've enjoyed your evening with us, Look forward to seeing again. Merci Frederic

Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

As expected top service top venue top food good move guys very little more to say if you haven't been and experienced it you need to go ( missed the French onion soup)

1  Thank Barry and Mar... J
Stgermainresto, Owner at St Germain, responded to this reviewResponded 27 September 2017

Bonjour Bary, Thank you very much for taking the time to review us and we are delighted that you've enjoyed your evening with us and we look forward to seeing again. Merci Frederic

Reviewed 18 September 2017

5 of us dined here on Friday night and had a lovely time. The food was very good, well presented and tasty. There is an extensive wine list and we enjoyed a lovely French Bordeaux. This is one of the nicer places to dine in...More

1  Thank mckiwi2016
Stgermainresto, Owner at St Germain, responded to this reviewResponded 27 September 2017

Bonjour mckiwi2016, Thank you very much for taking the time to review us and we are glad that you've enjoyed your evening with us. We look forward to seeing again. Merci Frederic

Reviewed 16 September 2017

A nice cosy feel and look, first visit since the move into the CBD, the food was good, the menu looks like it will be an adventure over the next few months as we will return Great steak, perhaps a little over cooked for my...More

Thank Tim O
Stgermainresto, Owner at St Germain, responded to this reviewResponded 27 September 2017

Bonjour Tim O, Thank you very much for reviewing us and are thrilled that you enjoyed your evening with us but a little disappointed about the cooking of your beef fillet. We look forward to seeing again. Merci Frederic

Reviewed 6 September 2017

What a shame, we (5 of us) were out to celebrate a friends wedding anniversary and were looking forward to a meal in 'One of the best'. Alas our waitress spilt red wine on our hosts dress and didn't know what to use to clean...More

1  Thank Steve M
Stgermainresto, Owner at St Germain, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2017

Good afternoon Steve M, Thank you very much for taking the time to review St Germain and we are very disappointed as we haven't provide our usual standard. You did wait for your entree to come out , in fact it took around 45 mins...More

Reviewed 30 August 2017

My wife and I had the 8 course menu (very lavish but it was our anniversary) . The service was extremely prompt and the waitress attentive and informative , the food selection was varied and eye catching with a taste to match !

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1  Thank leon s
Stgermainresto, Owner at St Germain, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2017

Good afternoon Leon S Thank you very much for taking the time to review St Germain and we are delighted that you've enjoyed your evening. We look forward to seeing again. Merci Frederic

Reviewed 26 August 2017

Great personal service and excellent food as usual. Loved the French onion soup. A great restaurant for small groups or couples

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1  Thank NZPat2014
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$29
Meals
Drinks, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Tuesday
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Wednesday
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Thursday
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Friday
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 255 St Asaph Street | Christchurch Central, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Christchurch
  • Phone Number: +64 3-377 7008
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Description
St Germain was opened in September 2008 by French brothers Frederic and Vincent. Born and raised in Brittany, the brothers aim to provide you a real French dining experience using local products in an elegant and cosy atmosphere. St Germain's diversity makes it the perfect place to enjoy food and wine, whether you would like to share a fabulous meal with friends, for a romantic dinner, or when dining with a larger group. We can cater for all.
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