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The Twisted Hop Gastropub

616 Ferry Rd | Woolston, Christchurch 8023, New Zealand
+64 3-943 4681
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
3:00 PM - 10:00 PMAll hours
British, Seafood, Asian, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
616 Ferry Rd | Woolston, Christchurch 8023, New Zealand
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Attracted by good reviews and reputation, I sampled the delights of this gastro pub that offers a superb ambience and an exciting range of craft beers. However, I was truly shocked to pay 26 dollars for two potentially stunning beers that were served so chilled...More

Thank MIke P
Reviewed 6 days ago

We had a dinner of surprises here. Very nice ones, that is. First: you don't see it at first sight but at the back you can eat outside. Very nice place. Second: they have very good fish and third: they also have very good wine...More

Thank Petra B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We started with Goats Cheese and Quince paste Spring rolls ,Duck Croquettes with Aioli and large plate of yummy Chicken wings. The Goats cheese spring rolls were amazing. Duck Croquettes tasted fantastic. I had the Akaroa Salmon cooked perfected. My Husband had slow cooked Oxtail...More

Thank McVicarnz
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

For a function booked with The Twisted Hop for approx 20 and ordered platters.While the hot food platter and cheese etc platter was very nice they were rather overpriced considering the location of the pub. The bread platter especially was overpriced, for $45 you except...More

Thank selytee
Reviewed 4 December 2017

Excellent venue, great pub food, carefully crafted, always with new and clever dishes. Service is very good, super friendly and personalised. They have an amazing range of their own craft beers, and if that was not enough, another broad range of guest beers on tap...More

Thank Higuma2017
Reviewed 21 November 2017

Went to watch a soccer match here last Saturday. Very friendly staff and excellent food. The atmosphere was enjoyable. Would come again and recommend to friends.

Thank lisalowe14
Reviewed 17 November 2017 via mobile

Overall a weak performance by Twisted Hop. We were finally greeted at the door after about 2 long minutes of standing there looking like we were lost. My girlfriend ordered a raspberry and vodka which I swear didn't have any vodka in it at all...More

Thank Sean M
Reviewed 11 November 2017

We visited The Twisted Hop last night with family to celebrate a birthday. We all enjoyed ourselves immensely. The meals were delicious and the menu offered something for all tastes. I personally had the Chinese Pork which was succulent and spicy. Devilish Mary and Holy...More

Thank helenatacorn
Reviewed 10 November 2017

We stayed here in our camper with Okay2Stay, in our Jucy Camper, self contained, and had the best day/evening, the pub was great, we had the best cider ever, Apple Crumble Cider, and then came back for dinner. It was trivia night and the place...More

Thank gardengirl54
Reviewed 30 October 2017

Great choice of beer and I was even offered a free sample after I had made my choice. Meal choices available were excellent. Sport on TV was not at all intrusive, noise level allowed easy conversation. Friendly service

Thank Ross C
monrudee B, Public Relations Manager at The Twisted Hop Gastropub, responded to this reviewResponded 10 November 2017

Thank you for your time for review. We glad you loving our place.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$27
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Buffet, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
3:00 PM - 11:00 PM
3:00 PM - 11:00 PM
3:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 616 Ferry Rd | Woolston, Christchurch 8023, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Christchurch
  • Phone Number: +64 3-943 4681
  • E-mail
Seating indoors for up to 70 downstairs with further seating for 25 outside in a sheltered deck area. Upstairs function room with a capacity for 40 is suitable for private parties, weddings or corporate meetings. The fit-out was created using recycled and earthquake recovered native timbers and furniture. Some private booth seating downstairs and large acoustic panels make good conversation easy. The bar features classic beer engines or hand pulls for the delivery of English style cask conditioned beers. A wide selection of NZ and international craft beers and ciders are also available, bottled and on tap. Our menu includes good quality pub food with the addition of regularly changing chef's specials. For functions we offer a choice of a finger food menu, three course function menu and a buffet menu to suit your special occasion. Parking is conveniently located at the rear of the pub.
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