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Dragons Den Social Lounge

357 Colombo Street | Sydenham, Christchurch 8023, New Zealand
+64 3-366 3338
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average2%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
27 Nov 2018
“Extremely bad service”
14 Mar 2017
“Refreshing Cocktail Menu”
Closed today
Street Food, Asian, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
357 Colombo Street | Sydenham, Christchurch 8023, New Zealand
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Reviewed 13 January 2016

Visited for the first time last night and really enjoyed the experience. We booked for dinner at 7pm and were one of four tables at that hour.The service was friendly and efficient. Our Grab One voucher provided us with a three-course meal (set menu) and...More

Date of visit: January 2016
Thank Lola122014
Reviewed 28 December 2015

Were seated out the back, which has a bit of a budget feel to it. Only one staff member on by the looks of it, but she was very good when she did her 'rounds' out the back. Had a platter which was not impressive,...More

Date of visit: October 2015
Thank Fredbarnes070
Reviewed 18 December 2015 via mobile

Rude service, food was definitely not "Spanish fusion". Obviously you must be uber cool to frequent this place and treated with a welcoming manner. In amongst the hospitality scene in Christchurch this is definitely not a shiner. Tip: go some place else that has decent,...More

Date of visit: December 2015
2  Thank louisarowdy
Reviewed 18 December 2015

I bought a voucher for Dragons Den and this was my first visit. The bar is very funky, the staff were excellent, very attentive and knowledgable and the food was delicious. Its a tappas style and I had 4 courses, which was deceptively a lot...More

Date of visit: December 2015
Thank Amylmck
Reviewed 26 October 2015

Went here with a voucher so cheap night out. Dragons Den is more of a drink and chat than restaurant which is a shame as the food was wonderful. Couldn't complain about anything except we could have demolished two portions each easily. Staff were also...More

Date of visit: October 2015
1  Thank llienred
Reviewed 25 October 2015

We came early at 6 but left not disappointed. I recommend the Grab One voucher. It provided a four course with either 2 beers or cocktails. If you are Dutch or New Zealand born Dutch you will enjoy their crockets. The rest of the 3...More

Date of visit: October 2015
1  Thank SjarronSmit
Reviewed 24 October 2015 via mobile

Had a voucher for the dragons den which was a four course dinner. Service was a little bit slow but probably cause they were fairly busy. Staff were friendly. The place is very small and a little bit noisy but it's nice. Food was good...More

Date of visit: October 2015
1  Thank luckys15
Reviewed 29 September 2015

Well I must say a little disappointed with all the new Bars and Restaurants springing up, everyone has a standard that stands out, whether it be food, service, atmosphere the whole package, whereas the initial greeting was almost I cant be bothered with you, not...More

Date of visit: September 2015
3  Thank Sue C
Reviewed 17 September 2015

My friend and I came here on a Wednesday evening and only just got a table! There are great wee nooks to hide away in and an extensive drinks menu. We came for food and ended up ordering the Ramen noodles (at $10 a great...More

Date of visit: September 2015
Thank EarthlyAmbler
Reviewed 5 September 2015

This was our first visit to Dragon's Den and we were there for a stand up comedy night and decided to go early to have a drink and something to eat. Our waiter - on his first night on loan from the companion Burger place...More

Date of visit: September 2015
1  Thank Maureen G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$7
Lunch, Drinks, Brunch
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 4:30 PM
11:30 AM - 4:30 PM
11:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 357 Colombo Street | Sydenham, Christchurch 8023, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Christchurch
  • Phone Number: +64 3-366 3338
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The Dragons Den is a comfortable and relaxing space to enjoy fun and flavorful cocktails, international wines and beers, as well as a tasty food menu that won't leave you hungry! With brand new lunchtime opening hours, be sure to try before we fly! We are also a great venue to hire privately for your next birthday, anniversary, work do or even a Cocktail Masterclass! So come and check us out and Feed Your Dragon!
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