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Christchurch Tramway Restaurant

Welcome Aboard Booking Office | Shop 13 Cathedral Junction, 113 Worcester Street, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand
+64 3-366 7830
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Overview
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“amuse bouche” (8 reviews)
“salmon” (15 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM Hours
CUISINES
New Zealand, European, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
Welcome Aboard Booking Office | Shop 13 Cathedral Junction, 113 Worcester Street, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 506 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The tram was clean and on time. Entrés on tables waiting, with a glass of bubbly. We had chosen the wine match option, the matches were perfect. All New Zealand wines of course. The staff were helpful and the motor man gave a few city...More

Thank 117trevor53
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Having missed out on the Melbourne tramcar restaurant a few years ago we were pleased to learn that there was a similar one in Christchurch. Booked it before heading across the ditch via their website which was easy to navigate and it coincided with our...More

Thank Gary H
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We had such a lovely night, the set menu was delicious & we saw all over the city. But the staff really made it for us, so funny & filled with interesting information about the rebuild. Would highly recommend this trip to anyone visiting Christchurch,...More

Thank KimMckay
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Booked this from Australia before going over to New Zealand. The tram is easy to find. The tram is beautifully kitted out. The meals are delicious and a great size. We ordered the wine package as well and a wine to match the meal was...More

Thank dimarktravels
CHCHAttractions, Manager at Christchurch Tramway Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for joining us for dinner on the Tramway Restaurant! We are glad to hear you enjoyed the service, food and matching wines on board. Thank you for recommending us, and we definitely agree that it is best to book a table well in...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Really lovely experience, great personal service and beautiful food. Would definitely recommend, my parents have been four times and are keen to go again!

Thank Sarahjrs
CHCHAttractions, Manager at Christchurch Tramway Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We are happy to hear you enjoyed Mother's Day lunch on the Tramway Restaurant! Thank you for recommending us, and we hope to see your parents on board again soon!

Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

My friends and I finally decided to try out this restaurant after hearing good things about it. It was a fantastic dinner, we all enjoyed ourselves and the unique side of it. I will return. Thanks

Thank FionaSmith0668
CHCHAttractions, Manager at Christchurch Tramway Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

We are so pleased you enjoyed your evening on the Tramway Restaurant! We look forward to welcoming you back on board again in the future.

Reviewed 3 May 2018 via mobile

It was a surprise dinner from my partner and he never failed with his purpose. Good service, amazing food by Chef Jaime (whom I really admire for having that beautiful outcome and food presentation). Highly recommended if you are looking for a different and outstanding...More

Thank Aurelia C
CHCHAttractions, Manager at Christchurch Tramway Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you for recommending us! We are happy to hear you enjoyed your surprise dinner on board the Tramway Restaurant, and we will pass on your thanks to chef Jamie. Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback and we hope you had...More

Reviewed 2 May 2018

We did this in April and absolutely loved it. We were celebrating two significant birthdays and we had such a great time. The food is delicious and the staff are amazing and can’t do enough for you. Highly recommend doing this.

1  Thank Debsjoan
CHCHAttractions, Manager at Christchurch Tramway Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2018

Thank you for choosing to dine with us the Tramway Restaurant! We are pleased you enjoyed celebrating on board, and we will pass on your kind comments to our team. Thank you for recommending us.

Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

Despite the fact that you are eating on a gently moving tram The Tramway Restaurant is primarily a restaurant and a very good one at that. The food was excellent and Chef pulled off an amazing feat cooking such great food in such small space,...More

Thank Emswurf
CHCHAttractions, Manager at Christchurch Tramway Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2018

Thank you for taking the time to share your review of our Tramway Restaurant! We are glad to hear you enjoyed the food and matching wines on board as well as chatting to your fellow diners. We hope you enjoyed your time in Christchurch.

Reviewed 28 April 2018

I booked for my wife’s 50th birthday this special restaurant. An old restored tram which is converted to a restaurant. The tram departs from Cathedral Junction at 7:00pm. On arrival a glas of champagne with three amuse bouche are served. We received a three meal...More

Thank Erwin H
CHCHAttractions, Manager at Christchurch Tramway Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2018

We are pleased you enjoyed your time on the Tramway Restaurant! Thank you for choosing to celebrate such a special occasion on board with us and for sharing your feedback.

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AlphonsusAng
22 April 2018|
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Response from CHCHAttractions | Property representative |
Thank you for your enquiry. Yes, you are welcome to book for a group of five people on the Tramway Restaurant. We offer 2-seat and 4-seat tables on board the tram, so would be able to seat your group at one of each of these... More
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rec0mmend0r
4 February 2018|
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Response from CHCHAttractions | Property representative |
Thank you for your enquiry. We offer one sitting at 7:00pm daily from 1 March until 31 October. From 1 November until 28 February we offer one sitting at 7:30pm daily with an additional early sitting at 5:00pm available on... More
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Sue R
26 October 2017|
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Response from CHCHAttractions | Property representative |
Thank you for your enquiry. Our menu changes seasonally and is available to view on our website, but it always includes one vegetarian option per course. Our chefs can also cater for other special dietary requirements if... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$69 - US$69
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
View, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Monday
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Tuesday
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Wednesday
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Thursday
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Friday
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Saturday
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Welcome Aboard Booking Office | Shop 13 Cathedral Junction, 113 Worcester Street, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Christchurch
  • Phone Number: +64 3-366 7830
  • E-mail
Description
Enjoy dinner in style on board our beautifully-restored heritage tramcar. A unique experience mixing great New Zealand cuisine and beverages with a slow-paced tour showcasing Christchurch's rebuilding and vibrant inner city - this is not to be missed!
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