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Baretta Restaurant

) #123 of 768 Restaurants in Christchurch $$ - $$$ Italian, , Pizza
174 St Asaph Street, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand
+64 3-260 2600
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good35%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
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“beef fillet” (10 reviews)
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Italian, Bar, Pizza, European, New Zealand, International, Pub, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
174 St Asaph Street, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Baretta has the most fabulous décor - Italian palazzo meets Texas bordello. There's flocked wall paper, opulent gilt furniture, glorious big spaces with beautiful original wooden flooring from whatever the building originally was pre quake - I can't remember. And then outside, there's a complete...More

Thank milliesmum2016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great options for food and beverages and all courses were delicious. This is going to sound crazy but the bathrooms were beautiful so worth a quick peak! Staff were friendly and very professional

1  Thank ashofmelbourne
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The atmosphere is nice especially outside and the service is friendly, lots of wines to choose from a some beer on tap

Thank vampslayer01
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Great bar & atmosphere, however tried ordering 3 different cocktails before finally choosing one that was actually available? reason...a new cocktail list coming out in 2 weeks! why have a list at all then and how does a bar not have alcohol? Spoiled the start...More

Thank mikey7775
Reviewed 15 May 2017

the food was very good, but unfortunately there was a great lack in service. It is nice to have your water served at the table, but then you have to be checked on that regularly, which had not happened. We were not asked if we...More

Thank frosch8
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Can't fault the chef the food was lovely. That is about as far as it went. Staff are completely average and rude.

Thank Emma C
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

On a night out with friends, we decided to try Baretta out. Once we arrived the bouncer was talking and messing around with friends, before his friends left he was slapped in his groin and took awhile to recover! We were waiting for five minutes...More

1  Thank 1994Nz
Reviewed 9 April 2017

25 years married is something to celebrate! So after much searching we booked a table at Baretta. Having never been there before we were hoping it would fit the occasion. We were not disappointed. Friendly staff, loved the decor and thank you for the special...More

Thank anned1762014
Reviewed 8 April 2017

We decided to go for a family dinner at around 5:30pm. I phoned the restaurant to book a table and was told that the restaurant was booked out but we could have a table in the lounge which we then booked. Upon our arrival they...More

Thank Tjaart G
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

We booked here for my birthday dinner celebration.. I had a 3 course meal and my partner had 2. For the starter I had beef carpaccio which I didn't enjoy coz it's chewy.. My Ora King Salmon was good anyways.. My partner had squid for...More

1  Thank FallonA85
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 03:00
11:30 - 03:00
11:30 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 174 St Asaph Street, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Christchurch
  • Phone Number: +64 3-260 2600
  • E-mail
Baretta Bar & Restaurant is a little piece of Italy in Christchurch. From the moment you walk through the door you will feel like you have stepped back to another time and place. From the exquisite interior and moody appearance, to the inviting terracotta paved courtyard - Baretta is our interpretation of a classic Italian trattoria with a Kiwi influence.
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