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Diner 66

88 Victoria Street, Christchurch 8013, New Zealand
+64 3-741 4622
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good20%
  • Average29%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible13%
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“chili dog” (2 reviews)
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American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
88 Victoria Street, Christchurch 8013, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago

On a whim we came here for an early dinner (we hadn't booked but luckily we were early enough to get a booth). The atmosphere is authentic American Diner with waitstaff in costume and great decor. The menu is varied and reasonably priced, our table...More

Thank Dutch215
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have visited the place with my daughter during lunch time. I have tried before but the place was always busy. The environment is amazing. When i first stepped inside it reminded me about the “Back to the Future” movie. All decor was very cool...More

Thank Fernas
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went here for early lunch on Friday. The noise inside was so loud that it was on threshold of pain. I could not hear the other members of our party in normal conversation and the 5 kids at the next table were in full...More

Thank Voltmonkey
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Both my husband and I had wanted to try this place ever since we heard it was opening, did the wrong thing and made the booking and then read the reviews, 90%+ of them seemed negative, what had I done?!? Wanting to see for ourselves...More

1  Thank britten_crazy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were all excited to try this restaurant. The milkshakes were really good. Everything else was about average. The waitress lacked bubbliness. The burgers were not as big as we I thought they might be, which is fine, but the side salad was rather sad...More

Thank Max845
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First time visit at Diner 66 and we weren't disappointed.Really good food and service. Nice touch was the diner crew bringing out birthday cake and singing happy birthday to our grandson. Will definitely revisit.Great atmosphere.

Thank Keren C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in to have breakfast and was looking forward to try out there menu . The place itself looked good with the theme and the waitress dressed really nice and very good service but the food was average and I think it was too pricey...More

Thank 842nessat
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We ended up here by default as it was the only place open so early , we each had a pretty ordinary omelette and the bottomless coffee . The ambience is pretty cool .. it's very TV authentic. Service in particular from Mikayla was wonderful-...More

Thank vicktikitoria
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was our second visit. Our first visit was for shakes and a few appetisers all of which were yummy. The only thing I can fault was the fried pickles, definitely not like the ones we enjoyed in America. Our second visit we had shakes...More

Thank Mikaylaj7
Reviewed 17 September 2018

We'd heard about this place and live out of town, so took the opportunity to stop for lunch when passing through Christchurch. I used to live in the US so was expecting a genuine recreation of American cuisine. Someone from management needs to go to...More

1  Thank Qtrick
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$21
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Street Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 88 Victoria Street, Christchurch 8013, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Christchurch
  • Phone Number: +64 3-741 4622
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Get your kicks at Diner 66!!! Authentic American Diner serving an all-day menu from 7am till late Tuesday - Friday and 8am Saturday & Sunday, legendary shakes, soda's, specialty desserts and MORE!
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