We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Fiddlesticks Restaurant & Bar

48 Worcester Street, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand
+64 3-365 0533
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lamb shoulder” (35 reviews)
“bluff oysters” (13 reviews)
“salmon” (46 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
European, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
48 Worcester Street, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (1,108)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 1,026 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

I have walked past here a number of times and never had the chance to go in. Turns out to be one of the better places I have eaten at in Christchurch. Pleasant place for lunch - business or pleasure. The service was slick and...More

Thank Jill M
Reviewed 4 days ago

Had brunch with my girlfriends last week and had a really lovely time. The staff was very nice and accommodating, they even re-arranged tables as my friend have her toddler with her and another have her 7 month old baby. Food was delicious and atmosphere...More

Thank tin_p42
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Seamless service, fabulous wine and delightful food Fiddlesticks is always a favourite so you might want to book!

Thank julznz
Reviewed 5 days ago

This is is definitely one of the best offerings in Christchurch at the moment - I was pretty impressed with the wine list, and the menu has plenty of options. The brussel sprout side dish (the current vegetable side) was actually the highlight of the...More

Thank NickLanigan
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Awesome food, coffee and service! It was good luck they were celebrating a birthday and breakfast was 2 for the price of 1 but we would go back and pay full price. Interesting and delicious. Warm inside on a cold Canterbury winters morning.

Thank Clouds608
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I've been here a number of times and and it's my go to place for a great meal & great service & great atmosphere too. It's consistent, has a good wine list too! On a nice day it's a great spot to sit at the...More

Thank lifetolive2014
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were pleased with the staff who were energetic, helpful and professional, but the food is overpriced for the size of portions.

Thank Aisla H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great service and atmosphere; however the food was mediocre at best, I'm not keen to revisit this establishment

Thank vonRothschild
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a great date - great food was happy. Not a cheap eats place. The stand out was the side salad. Should have tried the sadle of beef. Has left me wondering.

Thank Charmfw
Reviewed 1 week ago

Myself and my Brother in law attended a wonderful event of whiskey tasting and platters of food for 10 participants. It was a well run event and the food was fantastic. It was run on a Tuesday evening and the restaurant as well was very...More

Thank gpksjk
Nearby Restaurants
Zen Sushi and Dumplings
52 reviews
.06 km away
The Villas
588 reviews
.07 km away
Cook'n' With Gas
327 reviews
.12 km away
Nearby Attractions
Canterbury Museum
1,902 reviews
.30 km away
Christchurch Art Gallery (Te Puna o Waiwhetu)
250 reviews
.05 km away
Christchurch i-SITE Visitor Information Centre
240 reviews
.09 km away
Bridge of Remembrance
163 reviews
.36 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Fiddlesticks Restaurant & Bar staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$29
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
08:30 - 02:00
08:00 - 02:00
08:00 - 02:00
08:00 - 02:00
08:00 - 02:00
08:00 - 02:00
08:30 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 48 Worcester Street, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Christchurch
  • Phone Number: +64 3-365 0533
  • E-mail
Sophisticated, sociable and relaxed, Fiddlesticks Bar & Restaurant is Christchurch's newest retreat. This distinctive centrally located restaurant and bar provides an inviting atmosphere in which to while away some time. Watch the street side activity while soaking up the ambiance in front of a roaring outdoor fire in our well sheltered courtyard, or join friends in one of the intimate dining spaces.Providing in-season, sensational local fare, the talented kitchen crew offer up a menu of beautifully cooked tasters and intriguing meals. Open from 8am for coffee and pastries, with a full menu served from 11am, or from 9am for brunch on weekends - Fiddlesticks is the perfect place to kick back and unwind in the heart of our city.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing