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The Fitz

Corner of Fitzgerald Ave & Cashel Street, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand
+64 3-963 1766
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good48%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible12%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (3 reviews)
“steak” (2 reviews)
“pub meal” (2 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM Hours
Bar, Pub, Steakhouse, New Zealand
$$ - $$$
Corner of Fitzgerald Ave & Cashel Street, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand
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Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

We wanted to get a pub meal and this had some good reviews so we took a chance. This is no gastropub, just your local, with typical pub meals, steak, chips, pasta, roasts, etc. Plenty choices of beers, etc. The place was buzzing and noisy...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank eudele
Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

Not bad if you wanna go for a game of pool or chill out in the seating area in the sun, food not to bad

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank wendym3979
Reviewed 9 July 2018

I've been here quite a few times. Some items on the menu are remarkable (as indicated in the title). Others, such as pork ribs (too much fat- could be improved by grilling it for a bit longer, and marinating it for longer) and the big...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank JosephineVarghese
Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

Staff are very rude and seem like they don't want to be there. Unfriendly and felt unwanted. Being nice isn't that hard even if it's fake:) was refused 2 drinks at bar and just shook her head for 5 minutes. Never going back

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank oliviac2463
Reviewed 28 September 2017

This was within walking distance of Eco Villa where I stayed. I flew in from Palmy and wanted something simple. The EPA was nice, the grilled fish cooked just right and really moist so I was pleasantly surprised. The pub is quite spread out so...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank Reinhold F
Reviewed 24 March 2017

This is a good ole pub, food was hearty and the wine great. Typical pub atmosphere, a great local. Friendly and busy.

Date of visit: March 2017
Thank philippagoile
Reviewed 11 March 2017

The Fitz was next door to where we were staying. Easy! Great entertainment and cold beers. The meal was terrific!

Date of visit: February 2017
1  Thank Bruce N
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Place was pumping when we arrived. Live band and people dancing set the scene. Had couple of quiet ones and a feed which we enjoyed.

Date of visit: February 2017
1  Thank G-DoggyRulz
Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

Awesome food at the Fitz . Nice. Old beers great staff and service and good excellent .. something for everyone . Recommend . Great sports bar

Date of visit: January 2017
1  Thank jgsd
Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

Family of 6 adults, enjoyed a hearty meal here for a decent price. It is nothing fancy, but a great time enjoyed by all. The service went above and beyond, with the bar staff actually taking food + drink orders at our table and delivering....More

Date of visit: January 2017
Thank 648mikaelam
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$3 - US$14
Bar, Pub, Steakhouse, New Zealand
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Seating, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Corner of Fitzgerald Ave & Cashel Street, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Christchurch
  • Phone Number: +64 3-963 1766
We pride ourselves on good food at reasonable prices. Plenty of inside and outside dining. Live music, friendly staff, plenty of parking.
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