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“Love this new bar”
Review of Rascal

Rascal
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Ranked #2 of 1,221 Restaurants in Christchurch
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $5 - $40
Description: Rascal is a cafe, bar + modern bistro serving fresh, fun food + drinks in the heart of Christchurch City. Brunch | Lunch | Dinner | Snacks | Coffee | Cocktails Pull up a seat at the bar to find out more.
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Description: Rascal is a cafe, bar + modern bistro serving fresh, fun food + drinks in the heart of Christchurch City. Brunch | Lunch | Dinner | Snacks | Coffee | Cocktails Pull up a seat at the bar to find out more.
Reviewed 5 March 2021

This is in a site that was previously a bar but which has been empty for over six months. Renovated to a high standard and the proprietor and staff are just great. Fabulous service. Comfortable. Has a genuine "bar" atmosphere. It is small by most standards which makes it intimate. Pleasant choice of background music which isn't played so loud that conversation with your friends demands shouting. Opens earlyish for coffee and cabinet food. In the late afternoon it becomes a bar with a modest but enjoyable "nibble" food menu which the chef tells us is changed very week. We particularly enjoyed the cauliflower and especially the lamb burger. Small for a burger but larger than a slider. Pulled lamb shoulder, minty, just delicious. The wine list isn't huge but have they ever selected a quality offering. A good selection of cocktails and craft beers too. Can't recommend this business highly enough. It is on the east side of the city and away from the noise and predictability of Oxford Terrace but the proprietors can hold their head high. Closed Monday, and from about 3pm on Sundays. There may be other days it is closed but I'm sure their hours will grow as it develops some deserved popularity.

Date of visit: March 2021
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Date of visit: March 2024
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Date of visit: March 2024
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Date of visit: March 2024
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Reviewed 14 February 2024
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Date of visit: February 2024
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