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Dimitris Greek Food Restaurant

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Re:Start Mall | Cashel Street, Christchurch 8001, New Zealand
+64 3-377 7110
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11:00 - 16:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 16:00
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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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64 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

when i read the position of this place as a top pick in chch i thought "realy?' a fast food takeout joint? BUT if you accept it for what it is, a fast food outlet, cheap prices and quick service, the food is as good as i have had from such a place, the lamb is tender, chicken crispy and... More 

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Thank jess h
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15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Best souvlaki in town by a long way. Do yourself a favour and join the queue. Being vegetarian I always go for the falafel. It's always a bit crunchy, the pita is large and soft. They are served with a huge mound of salad and chili sauce. Enjoy.

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Thank C210LSkevinf
Montreal, Canada
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46 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We tried the souvlaki and the salad and both are good sized portions. If you don't mind the taste of garlic and onion, which if you're eating Greek, what else do you expect? Is amazingly delicious. We passed by the one in Christchurch mall. We had to wait a good 20 mins for our order but it was well worth... More 

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Thank TravellingSimmy
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5 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

We just passed by. But the smell of Dimitris Greek Food was so amazing. So we had to stop for a lunch break. Souvlaki was so good. My family and I really recommend this place.

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Thank Pia D
Christchurch, New Zealand
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34 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a friend put me onto Dimitis souvlakis many years ago. After a bit of a break (us, not them) we have been going back solidly for the past 9 months. We reckon their souvlakis are the best in town. Highly recommend if you are in the area and want a good feed - try this!! Can't rate highly enough.... More 

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Thank nessybear1
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

its awesome the best souvolaki in town hands down, just get in line its worth it you will not be disappointed.

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Thank Sam W
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been visiting Dimitris since before the earthquakes when they were located by the Arts Centre. Always great food and very busy - which is a sign of good food anywhere? Always ask for extra chilly sauce and wash it down with a cold can of L&P - you will not be disappointed!

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Thank PaulG_ChCh
Christchurch, New Zealand
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I just live this place. Don't go very offer as over other side of town for me. They need one in the north west area get the other Greek places out and get Dimitries in 😊

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Thank Delichick74
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The falafel souvlaki is the best in Christchurch! Really delicious food options and great efficient service!

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Thank Saskia W
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Quick, fresh, delicious. My son and I visit every week and are never disappointed. This is fast food at its best, run by a very well organised family who are always friendly and welcoming. Can't understand how this establishment hasn't been franchised around the country, more people deserve to enjoy this Christchurch institution.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Cuisine
Fast food, Greek, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 16:00
Monday
11:00 - 16:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 16:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 16:00
Thursday
11:00 - 16:00
Friday
11:00 - 16:00
Saturday
11:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Re:Start Mall | Cashel Street, Christchurch 8001, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Christchurch
  • Phone Number: +64 3-377 7110
Description
Dear customers,
After 4 years since the earthquakes we are happy to announce that we are located in 2 locations in Christchurch, firstly we are at the Re:Start Mall on Cashel Street and our new location is a shop at 86 Riccarton Road (which is open for dinner hours).

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?