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Hinton's Restaurant

$$ - $$$, European,
750a Wairakei Road, Christchurch 8053, New Zealand
+64 3-358 8599
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“lunch” (26 reviews)
“prawns” (7 reviews)
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New Zealand, European, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
750a Wairakei Road, Christchurch 8053, New Zealand
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Reviewed 30 November 2017

It was such a fantastic day, the venue, the food, the staff it could not have been better. I will definitely keep you in mind for our Christmas function again next year.

Thank smm24_1987
Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

Venue excellent. Buffet meal for big crowd was of a very high standard.Staff were all very friendly and efficient. The Hinton wines from Central Otago were well received. I had the Pinot Gris one of the best I have tasted from a NZ vineyard. I...More

Thank Shirleyann G
Reviewed 6 October 2017

We had a wonderful event - it was easy to have all our needs met for running of the event, food choices, cost and any dietary requirements were met with special care. Staff were exemplary, from all communication start to finish, and on the night....More

1  Thank Wendy D
Reviewed 11 September 2017

A lunch to celebrate a special occasion was a very enjoyable experience. The staff were friendly and welcoming.The menu was varied and the food delicious and well-presented. Recommend a visit.

1  Thank Christine T
Reviewed 2 July 2017

We had a nice lunch meal here. The staff were friendly and gave very good service. It's a lovely quiet setting well away from central Christchurch but still close enough to be a handy location.

1  Thank andybolix
Reviewed 23 May 2017

My wife and I enjoyed a very pleasant lunch in lovely surroundings. Both of us had the chicken which was cooked to perfection with a couple of lovely sides. Add a couple of glasses of local Pinot Noir and what a great lunch. We will...More

1  Thank GruntaNZ
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

Attended a conference at this venue which included lunch and dinner. Currently roadworks in the area made locating the place difficult for a couple of the people from out of town. A set menu was provided in advance for those attending. Dietary requirements were well...More

1  Thank Andy A
Reviewed 6 May 2017

Had the opportunity to meet a girlfriend for lunch and as she is resident in Christchurch she always selects where we go when we meet up. This time it was Hintons and what a great place to visit. The day was gorgeous the place was...More

Thank Christine B
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

Went with a work group - had pre ordered our meals (few changes made with no fuss from staff) and the staff were very friendly & helpful. Lovely meal had by all 14 of us! Lovely setting. Easy parking.

Thank Pearlklah
Reviewed 22 December 2016

We are from out of town and organised a work lunch here for part of a staff Christmas day out. We had the menu emailed through so pre-ordered. Food was amazing, service was fantastic and the setting just gorgeous. Something a little different but still...More

Thank Cinders333
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
New Zealand, European, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 750a Wairakei Road, Christchurch 8053, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Christchurch
  • Phone Number: +64 3-358 8599
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