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The Craft Embassy

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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Bar, Pub, New Zealand
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Really excellent dinner and beer in Christchurch. Alex, the duty manager, gave amazing beer recommendations and the food was excellent with very generous portions. If you like craft beer then definitely go - we loved it.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank LondonCurious
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Beef fillet and fondant potato for lunch - I was left hungry. Service was good, prompt, cheerful. The beef was cooked perfectly, but the cut was still a little tough. Fondant was nice, small, singular. Gravy was good. Seasoning and flavours were both ok. Everything...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank classicchch
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Visited this bar in early 2018, service was appalling quite frankly. We were ignored most of the night and have never experienced service this bad on the Terrace. Will not be returning.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Ollie-Jones-Allen
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A lovely outlook, and the menu was super interesting, but didn't live up to expectations. 7 of us shared plates and had mains. Probably the only sharing plate that lived up to expectations for taste and value was the calamari. The pork belly was a...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank MTMchc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Four of us had lunch here, food was fantastic (two braised beef burgers, a chicken salad and the vegetarian salad). Good wine list, obviously good beer selection. I ordered a gluten free beetroot and chocolate cake that was so good my husband, who didn't want...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank DiTaylor65
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great range of craft beers and excellent cocktails. We just wanted a light meal so husband and I shared the duck tacos (yum) and the calamari which was cooked to perfection. The gin gimlet was highly squaffable. Service was excellent. Would definitely return here. Fabulous...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank EsmeBunny
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I'd read good reviews on The Craft Embassy so booked it for our girl's lunch. Unfortunately, the service was very slow, waiters were not familiar with the food when questioned about certain dishes and when we finally did get served the food was bland and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank 108mhairif
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Overlooking the river Great for lunch with shared tapas plates available Delicious food Outstanding and friendly service

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Kiwi C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful restaurant and bar on the Avon river in Christchurch. Find the Bangalore Polo Club and your almost there. The lift to the first floor is just before it. Once in the aray of beer taps is in front of you. Stare in admiration and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank KozelFan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Sunny day, by the river and 35 taps to choose from. Very welcoming and helpful staff. It's easily missed though as its on the first floor, above the amazonita. Enjoy

Date of visit: November 2018
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