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Tavern Harewood

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333 Harewood Road | Bishopdale, Christchurch 8053, New Zealand
+64 3-359 9075
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Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“beef wellington” (12 reviews)
“steak” (19 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, Pub, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
333 Harewood Road | Bishopdale, Christchurch 8053, New Zealand
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
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1. SERVICE
"Place was fairly busy but service was prompt and the food faultless"
Greg
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2. ATMOSPHERE
"The atmosphere is delightful and a genuinely happy place to head"
Brian/Cheryl
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3. FOOD
"A great place to eat with friends and family"
jpfisho
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1 - 10 of 199 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went here for chicken Parma night to get the 15 dollar special but I have also come here for a work team dinner at Christmas and a few drinks with friends and there is usually a pretty good atmosphere

Thank LolliCake
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 27 April 2018

Dropped by on Tuesday to try and arrange a team dinner for 40 people for Thursday evening. I met Bar Manager Scott just on opening and was impressed with his professional and relaxed "can do" attitude. We arrived around 7PM to a near full venue,...More

Thank Mark_Fitzgerald
fed w, General Manager at Tavern Harewood, responded to this reviewResponded 28 April 2018

Thank you so much, great to hear you enjoyed your experence at the Tavern and on behalf of all the staff thankyou, your group were a pleasure to look after. Go well and safe travels

Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

Attended here last night for dinner and to see my friend perform to dance to. From the moment I walked in I felt at home. From the bar staff researching a drink my friend wanted to the amazing service the waitress provided. The waitress went...More

Thank VickiS2148
fed w, General Manager at Tavern Harewood, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2018

Thanks so much Vicki we really appreciate your review.

Reviewed 29 August 2018

We go there on Wednesday because they have crumbed Snitzel for $15.00 for a main meal, so yummy 🙄!!!!!!! You can have chicken or beef, both are delicious!!!!!! Well worth trying these lovely meals.

Thank JackieD2049
fed w, General Manager at Tavern Harewood, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2018

Thanks so much Jackie really appreciate your review.

Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Great food, excellent service would go back again. Also great atmosphere. I have there twice. Dinner then a party

Thank sting1606
fed w, General Manager at Tavern Harewood, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to review the Tavern.

Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

Had the early bird dinner at the Harewood. Excellent. Just arrived off a flight from Melb. Friendly welcome at the bar. We asked for food options and the guy said we had come to the right place. That was certainly true. Chicken Parma or small...More

Thank Ash J
fed w, General Manager at Tavern Harewood, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2018

Thank you Ash Really appreciate you taken the time to write your review.

Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

Our AU and NZ sales team held there awards dinner here on Monday. My meal was good but some of my colleagues were average. I’d rate it good, not very good.

Thank O_Norton
fed w, General Manager at Tavern Harewood, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2018

Thank you

Reviewed 3 August 2018

A VERY good "local tavern" with great food,service,atmosphere and heaps of parking The lamb shoulder is a platter for two to share and is an ocassion in itself

Thank boldy51
fed w, General Manager at Tavern Harewood, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2018

Thank you so much for review its always great for the team to know they are appreciated.

Reviewed 29 July 2018

Well what a nice find the Harewood tavern was. Sunday lunch, nice decor, large bar area. Food andcservicecwas great. We will definitely be back.

1  Thank Loulou5069
fed w, General Manager at Tavern Harewood, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2018

Thanks so much we really appreciate your patronage.

Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

Food is average and small portions, the kids sausage and mash was full of water. Not given a choice on how we wanted the beef Wellington cooked, came quite rare. Dessert seemed to be a brought cheesecake with grated hokey pokey on top.

Thank Olivia M
fed w, General Manager at Tavern Harewood, responded to this reviewResponded 29 July 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review the tavern, always appreciated.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$7 - US$16
Cuisine
Bar, Pub, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Monday
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Friday
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 333 Harewood Road | Bishopdale, Christchurch 8053, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Christchurch
  • Phone Number: +64 3-359 9075
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Description
Tavern Harewood is a local bar, Restaurant just down the road from Christchurch International Airport. We have live music on a Friday & Saturday night, live sports and great dining for around $20. Come on down, were sure you will have a great time...
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