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Gas Monkey

18 Shirley Road, Christchurch 8013, New Zealand
+64 3-386 0556
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good30%
  • Average18%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“curly fries” (10 reviews)
“lamb tacos” (2 reviews)
“salad” (4 reviews)
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American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
18 Shirley Road, Christchurch 8013, New Zealand
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Reviewed 24 April 2018 via mobile

We popped in for some lamb tacos and curly fries was great. The pork belly bites also recommended. Great cocktails. Great friendly service.

Thank bernardrenee2016
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

We have been to this restaurant many times as a friend give us a gift voucher for Christmas every year. Went to celebrate sons birthday with the voucher this year. Voucher only valued for 3 months which I didn’t realise but they do honour them...More

Thank pinkilicious2017
Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

Burger patties pink on the inside. One of us ordered the pork belly. Had to send it back, as wasn't cooked enough. Too tough to cut or chew. They offered a discount on this meal 1st until the cook saw it; then didn't charge for...More

Thank jbnzuk
Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

I came here with my partner and in-laws for dinner the other night (not my first visit) and we all enjoyed our food! The meal sizes are generous, and the prices are very reasonable. Never disappointed when I come here

Thank Samarah007
Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

Had the bacon and eggs, very generous portion and it tasted amazing! Great pricing and lovely staff.

Thank AlyshaV19
Reviewed 7 March 2018

This is one of the restaurants on the outside of the Palms and I have now been there three times in 2 weeks. The atmosphere inside is ok, abit dark down the back but outside is nice. Staff are great and the food is amazing....More

Thank Brenda L
Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

Great night out with the family. The ribs and pork belly were good size portions and very tasty. The were cooled to perfection. Highly recommended!

Thank Gregory T
Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

I read some of the other reviews and wasn’t sure .. but we gave it a go. It was a lovely place for a few drinks in the sun and a dinner before a movie. I thought the service was quick and efficient and the...More

Thank alwaystravelling73
Reviewed 23 January 2018

We had a lovely dinner at Gas Monkey in the Palms Mall. The theme is Planet of the Apes with many items from those movies, so makes for an interesting visit. A Planet of the Apes movie is playing, so nicely entertained. The food was...More

Thank nevslife
Reviewed 21 January 2018

Took ages for drink order to be taken and brought to table. Tried to order from the bar but sent back to table. Once our food order was eventually taken it took at least another 30mins to be served. In a busy diner this would...More

Thank karencrussell928
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 Shirley Road, Christchurch 8013, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Christchurch
  • Phone Number: +64 3-386 0556
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