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$10 - $30
CUISINES
Mediterranean, Greek
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Have visited here a few times and always fantastic service. Delicious food. Would love it if there was a smaller version of the souvalaki platter as the regular is massive.

Date of visit: March 2024
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Reviewed 9 March 2024

Lovely obliging staff, wheelchair needs accommodated without fuss. Food excellent, all 6 diners were very impressed. Two birthdays were acknowledged with free mini desserts, candles and Happy Birthday serenade. A lovely evening!

Date of visit: February 2024
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Reviewed 24 February 2024 via mobile

Excellent service from all staff plus top quality food for our party of five. A packed restaurant but our food all arrived quickly and fresh. Good menu choices which should suit all tastes.

Date of visit: February 2024
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Reviewed 14 January 2024 via mobile

Catching up with old friends and no better place to go than Costas. The food is delicious and the atmosphere relaxed. My wife and I shared a souvlaki mega platter which lived up to its name and our friends had a souvlaki each. With a...few drinks each the meal came to just over $200 which is outstanding value for 4 of us. Shout out to our server Lucinda who looked after us with the right mix of knowledge and humour.More

Date of visit: January 2024
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Reviewed 3 October 2023

It was a good experience and the food was delicious. We had the Souvalaki platter and it was very good.The staff were polite and helpful.

Date of visit: October 2023
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Reviewed 22 August 2023 via mobile

Table for 4 on a Monday night. Cold outside but warm and inviting inside. Friendly and efficient wait staff. A good menu with size options which is nice. The food came in good order and was hot and tasty. Fair pricing. A nice night was...had by all.More

Date of visit: August 2023
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Reviewed 29 June 2023

Great food and service and a decent serving. The food was tasty and the atmosphere is great. I will go back again.

Date of visit: May 2023
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Reviewed 25 May 2023

Many thanks Costa's for your expectational service and amazingly delicious food. We were there last Sunday, celebrating a belated Mothers day,. Cannot speak highly enough of the fabulous service Josh gave us, and the food honestly was just the best we all have had in...a long time. Would not hesitate to recommend your wonderful restaurant to all my friends and family who love great food and service. 😊More

Date of visit: April 2023
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Reviewed 12 April 2023 via mobile

This is a truly exceptional place. The ambiance, the menu, the food, the drinks and such friendly, helpful and professional staff. This is my new go-to restaurant in Christchurch. Thank you 🙏

Date of visit: April 2023
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Reviewed 10 March 2023

In Christchurch for weekend so thought we would try a Greek restaurant. They had my favorite beer I used to drink in Athena , Mythos and a great selection of Ouzo. Service was very quick and quality and size of meals was great, we did...not even finish our mains. Easy parking and if we ever go back south again I will go back there. Great easy online booking as well.More

Date of visit: March 2023
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Reviewed 21 February 2023

We had moussaka and kleftiko, with a Greek salad and some local red wine. We aren't experts on Greek food but it seemed pretty authentic, and was certainly very tasty. My wife loved the lamb in her Kleftiko. Servings were generous, staff were friendly and...attentive. Prices I thought were a bit high, but we certainly enjoyed our meal there and would go again.More

Date of visit: February 2023
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Reviewed 7 January 2023 via mobile

Delicious food and lovely service. Gluten free options (including gluten free pita bread—delicious) were clearly identified and there were many choices for a gluten free meal.

Date of visit: January 2023
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Reviewed 1 December 2022 via mobile

I hadn't been back for a couple of years, but Costas is as good as ever. Fantastic food, such a variety at a reasonable price. The platters give a little bit of everything - all of it delicious. Meg's service was friendly and knowledgeable. She...was very happy to check on ingredients to keep our guest with nut allergies safe.More

Date of visit: November 2022
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Reviewed 17 October 2022

A wonderful meal, with great service and lovely food. Staff were attentive. Also recently had a take away souvlaki that was great.

Date of visit: October 2022
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Reviewed 7 October 2022 via mobile

Excellent Greek food, family quality style. Compared to The Athens Yacht Club I would rate this Greek restaurant as a brilliant and excellent family restaurant quality. It is is 5/5 for what they are aiming for, which I feel as if is a 3-4 star...styled restaurant. It isn’t flash, up market, classy or posh. Where is The Athens Yacht Club is. We really enjoyed Costa’s food though. The service wasn’t very friendly, welcoming or charming though sadly, they appeared to be all a bit indifferent to our custom. The décor wasn’t anything impressive nor did it have the wow factor, again, family restaurant class. The food was delivered promptly and was nicely presented, again, family restaurant class. The quality of the food was perfect, it was delicious and fresh. We don’t live this side of town and so wont be returning. However, if you like Greek food then do put it on your list of places to dine as it was very good, for a family restaurant.More

Date of visit: October 2022
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Response from CostasTaverna | Property representative |
Hi there, No, we are not BYO - just fully licensed. :) Thanks!
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Response from CostasTaverna | Property representative |
Hi there! Yes, we are child-friendly and we also have a childrens menu! Thanks. :)
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Response from CostasTaverna | Property representative |
We do offer takeaways now, with a 20% discount. ☺️
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COSTAS TAVERNA GREEK RESTAURANT AND OUZO BAR, Christchurch - Menu, Prices & Restaurant Reviews

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Costas Taverna Greek Restaurant and Ouzo Bar is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4.5
  • Atmosphere: 4.5