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Tavern Harewood Restaurant

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333 Harewood Road | Bishopdale, Christchurch 8053, New Zealand
+64 3-359 9075
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Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“garlic loaf” (2 reviews)
“salmon” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
CUISINES
Bar, Pub, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
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 168 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

Called in to the tavern for a meal.. The food was fantastic.. Great service and a cosy atmosphere. This tavern has an outdoor area too for outdoor dinning and also an area for smokers.

Thank Pussycatmafia
fed w, General Manager at Tavern Harewood, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank-you for visiting the Tavern we really appreciate you calling in to see us..

Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Came here tonight on a whim before flying out in the morning. The staff were nothing short of amazing - so kind, attentive and helpful! We were served promptly, the drinks were quick to come, and the meals were amazing! The garlic loaf - divine,...More

Thank Kate S
fed w, General Manager at Tavern Harewood, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2017

Thank you for your recent visit to the Tavern for lunch, its so pleasing to know every thing was to your liking.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Having heard some friends mention the great value for money lunches, a bunch of us decided to try out the Harewood tavern on a recent weekday night. I suspect that this establishment is usually busy and this night was no exception. Even though it was...More

Thank ChChsurfer
fed w, General Manager at Tavern Harewood, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your recent visit,sorry to read your fish dish wasn't to the standard expected very frustrating.normally the fish receives rave reviews,obviously not in your case will speak to chefs and inform them of there slip up not good enough.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very busy, popular place and fab foods environment and have enjoy going there few times.staff know how to communicate with deaf people plus can sign thank you.good on them!

Thank Victoria G
fed w, General Manager at Tavern Harewood, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank-you for taking the time to visit the tavern we really appreciate your support

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not a huge menu but what was on it was great, we all had something different and it was all delicious food, helpful friendly staff and very clean and tidy.

Thank kiwirise
fed w, General Manager at Tavern Harewood, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank-You for taking the time to call into the tavern always pleasing to know you enjoyed your visit.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very busy restaurant , sew were put with other people but that did not matter. Good service. Food was good but expensiveMore

Thank screensareus
fed w, General Manager at Tavern Harewood, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank-You for your visit to the tavern, pleasing to hear you enjoyed the service and your meal however it is concerning you considered your dinner expensive. Our dinner mains range in price from $16 to $25 for example Prime rib-eye steak cooked the way you...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Great Restaurant for a really good meal at a reasonable cost. The atmosphere is delightful and a genuinely happy place to head to fit dinner for couples and groups.

Thank Brian/Cheryl P
fed w, General Manager at Tavern Harewood, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank-you for taking the time to review the tavern your support is really appreciated

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Fish was burnt,steak was underdone and tough like it hadnt been rested and the steam veggies tasted like they were done in a microwave.I was seated in the outdoor area which was not really outdoors it was all closed in and even had a smoking...More

Thank soniap1979
fed w, Owner at Tavern Harewood, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank-you for your review,I have taken the time to check chefs and duty managers reports for the days leading up to your visit and review and cannot find any comments related to your review.Surely you commented to wait staff or manager regarding your so called...More

Reviewed 17 August 2017

A group of us went here for lunch and I have to be honest I was a bit reluctant but in fairness the food was very good and service with a smile always helps. It can get a bit loud but you would expect that...More

Thank Gebs832
fed w, General Manager at Tavern Harewood, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2017

Thankyou for your positive feedback, It is aways appreciated

Reviewed 13 August 2017

We haven't been to the Tavern Harewood for sometime. Due to a cancelled reservation somewhere else we all decided to go there last minute. Best decision ever. They have changed the place. The staff are awesome and friendly. The atmosphere is very pleasant. Now the...More

Thank 1234cara
fed w, General Manager at Tavern Harewood, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write your review its so pleasing to know the teams efforts are appreciated, I have posted your review on the staff notice board its great for them to get such great feed back.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$7 - US$18
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
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
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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